Terry family papers, 1795-1939 (inclusive).

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Terry family. Terry family papers, 1795-1939 (inclusive).

Terry family papers, 1795-1939 (inclusive).

Papers of five family members, the children and daughter-in-law of Alfred and Clarissa Terry, make up the major part of the collection. The most prominent figure is Alfred Howe Terry, a Civil War general in the Union army, whose correspondence and military papers relate to the Fitz-John Porter case, the Indian campaigns (1870s) and reminiscences of military service and the Civil War. Included are orders for the court martial of General Custer and drawings supposedly given to Terry by Sitting Bull. Other family members include his brother, Adrian, who also served in the Civil War, and Adrian's wife, Isadore Wright Terry, whose correspondence includes letters from her husband during the war describing his experiences. The papers of Elizabeth Howe Terry include a diary (1875) kept on an ocean voyage to Europe, while the papers of Harriet Wadsworth Terry, the second lady principal of Vassar College, are largely made up of family correspondence. Papers of other family members and memorabilia, including Civil War mementos and a prescription for the cure of cholera make up the remainder of the papers.

5 linear ft. (13 boxes)

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Adrian Terry (1831-1906): businessman; officer in the Union Army, 1861-1864; chief engineer, Knoxville and Kentucky Railroad, 1866-1869. Alfred Howe Terry (1827-1890): lawyer; officer in the Union Army, 1861-1865, and later in the regular army, attaining rank of brigadier general; in command of the Department of Dakota from 1866. Harriet Wadsworth Terry (1830-1908): second lady principal of Vassar College, 1871-1877. From the description of Terry ...

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Witherspoon, W. W.

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Major General in U.S. Army. Curtis fought in the Civil War and later held positions as customs collector, State Assemblyman, and U.S. Congressman. He was the author of FROM BULL RUN TO CHANCELLORSVILLE, a history of the 16th Regiment, New York State Volunteers. From the description of Papers, 1812-1915, 1861-1915 (bulk) (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155469975 ...

Mordecai, Alfred, 1840-1904.

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Morris, J.F.

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Gardiner, Asa Bird, 1839-1919

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Wright, Julius

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Trumbull, H. Clay (Henry Clay), 1830-1903

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Republican lawyer who served as secretary of state of Connecticut, 1857-58, as member of Connecticut state senate and house of representatives, and U.S. Senator from Connecticut, 1879-1905. Died in office 1905. From the description of Letter, June 28, 1882. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 53882387 U.S. senator, public official, and lawyer of Connecticut. From the description of Signature of Orville Hitchcock Platt, 1865. (Unknown). Wor...

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Thompson, John (Children's story writer)

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Terry, Harriet Wadsworth, 1830-1908.

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Terry, Frances, 1843-

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Jones, John R.

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Wright, Frances.

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Bacon, Thomas Rutherford

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MacCurdy, George Grant, 1863-1947

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Terry, Alfred Howe, 1875-1965.

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Terry, Robert Goldsborough, 1837-1878.

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Terry, Kate W.

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Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891

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Armstrong, S. C. (Samuel Chapman), 1839-1893

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Terry, James, 1823-1870.

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Sitting Bull, 1831-1890

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Sitting Bull, also known as Tatanka Iyotake or Tatanka Iyotanka or Ta-Tanka I-Yotan, was a Native American shaman and leader of the Hunpapa Sioux. He fought against the Crow Indians and was wounded in battle on several occasions. Sitting Bull greatly opposed the encroachment of the white men. He led Sioux and Cheyenne warriors against U.S. soldiers of the 7th Cavalry at the battle of Little Bighorn. After the battle, in which many were killed, Sitting Bull led his tribe into Canada, where they l...

Porter, Fitz-John, 1822-1901

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Graves, Charles Hinman, 1839-1928.

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Bacon, Alice Mabel, 1858-1918

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Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell), 1826-1905

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Former Union general; U.S. senator from Connecticut (1881-1905). From the description of Autograph memorandum, [between 1881-1905]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70973305 American Amry officer; United States senator from Connecticut. From the description of Autograph telegram signed : Wilmington, N.C., to Major Prince, 1865 May 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270479165 The April 29, 1868 issue of the Hartford (Conn.) Post, page 2, column 2, quotes fr...

Terry, Luther L. (Luther Leonidas), 1911-1985

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Luther Leonidas Terry was born on September 15, 1911 in Red Level, Alabama. He earned a B.S. degree at Birmingham Southern University in 1931, followed by an M.D. degree at Tulane University in 1935. In 1942, Terry joined the staff of the Public Health Service Hospital in Baltimore, becoming Chief of Medical Services there the following year. His interest in cardiovascular research led him to accept the position of chief of General Medicine and Experimental Therapeutics at the National Heart Ins...

Wright, Albert A. (Albert Allen), 1846-1905

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U.S. Army officer and Union general. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [place name illegible], to [Sawtelle?], 1866 July 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 753969354 Philip Henry Sheridan was a career United States Army officer and a Union general in the American Civil War. A native of Albany, N.Y., Sheridan graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1853 and subsequently served with the 4th U.S. Infantry in the Pacific Northwest. Sheri...

Hoar, George Frisbie, 1826-1904

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U. S. Senator from Massachusetts. From the description of George Frisbie Hoar letter to S. S. McClure [manuscript], 1894 January 5. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 694733616 George Frisbie Hoar (1826-1904) was a Republican Senator from Massachusetts (1877-1904). From the description of Autograph collection, 1598-1945. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122405022 From the guide to the George Frisbie Hoar autograph collection, 1598-194...

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Farrington, Daniel Summer.

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Vassar College.

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Ramsey, Alexander, 1815-1903

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U.S. secretary of war, U.S. senator and governor of Minnesota, governor of Minnesota, U.S. representative from Pennsylvania, mayor of St. Paul, Minn., banker, and lawyer. From the description of Letter and portraits of Alexander Ramsey, 1838. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79449469 ...

Terry, Alfred Howe, 1827-1890

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Colonel in the 2nd Connecticut Regiment during the Civil War. From the description of Letter, 1861 June 14. (Hartford Public Library). WorldCat record id: 57616133 Army officer. From the description of Alfred Howe Terry correspondence and journal, 1875-1876. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70979900 General, U.S. Army, Department of Dakota. From the description of Notebook, May 1876-August 1876. (State Historical Society of North Dakota State A...

Pennypacker, Galusha, 1844-1916

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Union soldier; 1861, enlisted as quartermaster-sergeant in the 9th Pennsylvania Infantry Regiment; 1861, recruited Company A, 97th Pennsylvania Volunteers, of which he was elected captain; promoted to colonel, 1864; 1865, appointed brigadier-general of Volunteers, the youngest officer of that rank in the war; in 1865, became major-general. From the description of Galusha Pennypacker Civil War note, [undated]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70977809 Galusha Pennypacker was a ...

Summers, John Edward, 1822-

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Terry, Adrian, 1831-1906.

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Price, Kenneth, 1935-2012

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Kenneth Price (1935- ) is a printmaker and sculptor in Taos, N.M. From the description of Oral history interview with Kenneth Price, 1980 May 30-June 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 779477519 From the description of Oral history interview with Kenneth Price, 1980 May 30-June 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 646397499 Printmaker, sculptor; Taos, N.M. From the description of Kenneth Price interview, 1980 May 30-June 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220...

Hazen, William Babcock, 1830-1887

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William Babcock Hazen was the commander of the United States Army's 15th Corps from Tennessee. From the description of Request for passage North, 1865. (College of Charleston). WorldCat record id: 47968197 Hazen served as colonel in the regular army (41st Ohio Infantry) and major general of volunteers during the Civil War. In 1880 he was appointed brigadier general and chief signal officer in the War Department. In this capacity, he was very critical of the failure of Secret...

Woodbury, R.W.

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Terry, Marion, 1953-

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American Museum of Natural History

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The American Museum of Natural History was founded in 1869 to be of service to the city's public schools, advance scientific research in natural history, and to exhibit natural history objects for casual visitors. From the description of Administrative files, 1869-1968. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155513508 Museum exhibition displayed in the Museum's showcase in 1975. From the description of Cans from pressured city exhibition photographs, 1975. (Unknown). Wor...

Lossing, Helen Sweet, -1912

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Terry, Jane Russell, 1846-

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Terry, Eliza Howe, 1840-

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Whittlesey, Elisha, 1783-1863

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Ohio lawyer, Whig Congressman, and Comptroller of the U.S. Treasury. From the description of Letter, 1858 August 9, Canfield, Ohio, to Charles Lanman, Norwich, Conn. (University of Toledo). WorldCat record id: 13827736 Lawyer, U.S. Representative from Ohio for eight terms from 1823-1838, and comptroller of the Treasury under Taylor, Fillmore, Pierce, and Lincoln. A resident of Canfield, Ohio, Whittlesey was prosecuting attorney for the entire Western Reserve from 1807-1823, ...

Terry, Josephine

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McIlvaine, Charles, 1840-1909

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Strieby, Michael E. (Michael Epaphras), 1815-1899

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Prince, Frederick W.

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Pierpont, William

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Cowles, Frances Smith.

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Landers, William E.

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Terry, Jeremiah Wadsworth, 1833-1905.

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Terry, Clarissa Howe, d. 1874.

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Cooke, Rose Terry, 1827-1892

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Rose Terry Cooke was born in West Hartford, Conn., graduated from the Hartford Female Seminary in 1843, and married Rollin H. Cooke in 1873. She published her poems, 1860-1886, and wrote humorous short magazine stories mainly describing New England life. From the description of Letters and poem, 1864-1890. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 35059217 Cooke was a life-long opponent of the women's rights movement and women's suffrage. Fro...

Sanford, Emma J.

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Maginnis, Martin, 1841-1919

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Martin Maginnis was born near Pultneyville, New York on October 27, 1841 to Patrick and Winifred Devine Maginnis, He moved to Minnesota with his parents in 1852 where he eventually became a newspaper editor. During the Civil War, Maginnis enlisted as a private in the 1st Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment, eventually reaching the rank of major in the 11th Minnesota Volunteer Infantry Regiment. He moved to Montana Territory with his brothers in 1866 where he tried his hand at mining and return...

Meigs, Montgomery, 1847-1931

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Civil engineer. From the description of Collection, 1986. (State Historical Society of North Dakota State Archives). WorldCat record id: 17869349 U.S. civil engineer. One of seven children of General Montgomery C. (1816-1892) and Louisa (Rodgers) Meigs. Studied at Lawrence Scientific School of Harvard University and Royal Polytechnical School at Stuttgart, Germany. Resident engineer on surveys for Northern Pacific Railroad Company, 1870-1873. From 1874 employed on improvemen...

Grant, Ulysses Simpson, 1822-1885

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Ulysses S. Grant (b. April 27,1822, Point Pleasant, Ohio-d. July 23, 1885, Wilton, New York) was born in Point Pleasant, Ohio. He graduated from the United States Military Academy at West Point in 1843. Grant fought in the Mexican-American War (1846-1848) and later served as the Union general who brought the American Civil War (1861-1865) to an end. In 1868, Grant was elected the 18th President of the United States and served two terms. Robert William Hughes was born at Muddy Creek P...

Bacon, Catherine E. Terry.

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Thompson, Benjamin, 1842-1884.

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Morris, Dwight, 1952-

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Custer, George Armstrong, 1839-1876

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The Black Hills Expedition, the 7th United States Cavalry commanded by Gen. Custer, under the authority of Gen. Terry, was to reconnoiter a route to the Black Hills and explore their interior. It left from Fort Hall July 2, 1874 and returned in August. From the description of Black Hills Expedition order and dispatch book, 1874. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702127547 In 1867, Custer, Lt. Col. of the 7th Cavalry, was operating in Kansas and Nebraska, engaging the Indians un...

Lull, Edward Phelps, 1836-1887

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Naval officer. From the description of Record book of Edward Phelps Lull, 1867-1879. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 76892170 ...