Richard Rush papers, 1812-1843


Rush, Richard, 1780-1859. Richard Rush papers, 1812-1843

Richard Rush papers, 1812-1843

Papers from collection of William Woodbridge, John Mason, Stevens T. Mason (1812-1843) ; letter from Richard Bush to Robert Oliver (1835 Feb. 19)

0.3 linear ft. (1 wallet, 1 microfilm)

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Woodbridge, William C. (William Channing), 1794-1845 (person)

William Channing Woodbridge was born in Medford, Massachusetts on December 18, 1794. After graduating from Yale College in 1811, he began his teaching career as a principal in Burlington, New Jersey and then as a teacher in the asylum for the deaf and dumb in Hartford, Connecticut. He devised a system for teaching geography and published a textbook on the subject. In 1831, he purchased an education journal which he published as the American Annals of Education and Instruction . He helped make th...

Mason, Stevens Thomson, 1760-1803 (person)

U.S. senator from Virginia, 1794-1803. From the description of ALS : to Spencer Roane, 1795 June 30. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122645467 ...

Oliver, Robert C.D. (person)

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Rush, Richard, 1780-1859 (person)

The Wyoming Controversy was a conflict between the governments of Pennsylvania, Connecticut, and Britain, the Continental Congress, and the Indians over land in the Wyoming Valley in Pennsylvania. From the guide to the Documents relating to the Wyoming Controversy, 1751-1814, 1823, 1751-1823, (American Philosophical Society) Richard Rush (1780-1859) was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. A graduate of Princeton University, he was a lawyer before beginning his political care...

Mason, John Y. (John Young), 1799-1859 (person)

U.S. minister to France. From the description of Letterbooks : of John Y. Mason, 1853 November 4-1859 September 17. (Virginia Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 29553098 John Young Mason, from Greensville County, Va., graduated from the University of North Carolina in 1816. He was a member of the United States House of Representatives from Virginia, 1831-1837; served as secretary of the Navy, 1844-1845 and 1846-1849; was attorney general of the United States, M...