Papers, 1783-1826.

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King, Rufus, 1755-1827. Papers, 1783-1826.

Papers, 1783-1826.

Papers, 1783-1826, of Federalist statesman Rufus King, including official and private correspondence, letterbooks, account books, notebooks, financial documents, diaries, memoranda, essays, and miscellaneous printed and manuscript materials documenting the many facets of King's lengthy political career and private interests.

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Hamilton, Alexander, 1757-1804

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Troup, Robert, 1757-1832

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King, Rufus, 1755-1827

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Americal political leader. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to Mr. Hopkins, 1797 Jul. 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270488877 Banker and diplomat who served as delegate to the Continental Congress from Massachusetts and U.S. senator from Massachusetts and New York. From the description of Rufus King papers, 1784-1822. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70980830 Member of the Continental Congress, Signer of the Constitution, Mini...

Vansittart, Nicholas, 1766-1851

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Washington, George, 1732-1799

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Sharp, Granville, 1735-1813

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