Rounsevelle and Edwin Wildman papers, 1896-1923 (bulk 1898-1900)


Wildman, Rounsevelle, 1864-1901. Rounsevelle and Edwin Wildman papers, 1896-1923 (bulk 1898-1900)

Rounsevelle and Edwin Wildman papers, 1896-1923 (bulk 1898-1900)

Correspondence, writings, legal papers, subject files, printed matter, and miscellany. Papers of Rounsevelle Wildman relate principally to his service as U.S. consul general at Hong Kong and to events surrounding the Philippine Insurrection, including material relating to Emilio Aguinaldo. Papers of Edwin Wildman deal mainly with the Boxer Rebellion and Leonard Wood's 1920 Presidential campaign. Correspondents include Thomas W. Cridler, George Dewey, John Goodnow, Mark Hanna, John Hay, David J. Hill, John Addison Porter, and Leonard Wood.

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Dewey, George, 1837-1917 (person)

George Dewey (December 26, 1837 – January 16, 1917) was Admiral of the Navy, the only person in United States history to have attained the rank. He is best known for his victory at the Battle of Manila Bay during the Spanish–American War, with the loss of only a single crewman on the American side. Dewey was born in Montpelier, Vermont. At age 15, Dewey's father enrolled him at Norwich University, Northfield, Vermont. Two years later Norwich expelled him for drunkenness and herding sheep into...

Wildman, Rounsevelle, 1864-1901 (person)

Rounsevelle Wildman, diplomat and editor; and Edwin Wildman (1867-1932), diplomat, editor, and war correspondent. From the description of Rounsevelle and Edwin Wildman papers, 1896-1923 (bulk 1898-1900) (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70982525 ...

Hay, John, 1838-1905 (person)

Brown class of 1858. Secretary to Abraham Lincoln; Ambassador to Court of St. James; Secretary of State; author. From the description of Papers, 1829-1916. (Brown University). WorldCat record id: 122598680 American diplomat and author. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Cleveland, to the editors of The Critic [Jeannette L. and Joseph B. Gilder], 1884 Aug. 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 644640373 Statesman, poet, Secretary of State. ...

Aguinaldo, Emilio, 1869-1964 (person)

Emilio Aguinaldo y Famy (1869-1964) was a Filipino who led the insurrection against Spain, and later the fight for independence against the United States, until his capture in 1901 and his consequent oath of allegiance to the United States. ...

Wood, Leonard, 1860-1927 (person)

General (GEN) Leonard Wood was stationed at Headquarters, Eastern Department, Governor's Island, NY on 16 November 1914. From the description of Leonard Wood papers, 1914. (US Army, Mil Hist Institute). WorldCat record id: 61241654 Leonard Wood was a physician who served as Chief of Staff of the U.S. Army (1910-1914), military governor of Cuba (1899-1902) and Governor-General of the Philippines (1921-1927). His son Osborne (sometimes spelled Osborn) at the time of this lette...

Goodnow, John, 1858-1907 (person)

Cridler, Thomas W. (Thomas Wilbur), 1850-1914 (person)

Hill, David Jayne, 1850-1932 (person)

Diplomat and historian. From the description of Letters of David Jayne Hill, 1908-1911. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79450897 Educator, diplomat and historian born in Plainfield, New Jersey. He was president of Bucknell University (1879-1888), University of Rochester(1888-1896), Assistant Secretary of State (1898-1903), Minister to Switzerland (1903-1905), Minister to the Netherlands (1905-1908) and Ambassador to Germany (1908-1911). Active in the peace movement during his...

Hanna, Marcus Alonzo, 1837-1904 (person)

Marcus Alonzo Hanna was born on September 24, 1837, in New Lisbon (in 1895 renamed Lisbon), Ohio, to Dr. Leonard and Samantha Hanna. Leonard's father, Benjamin Hanna, a Quaker of Scotch-Irish descent, was a wealthy store owner in New Lisbon. Dr. Hanna practiced in Columbiana County, where New Lisbon was located, until he suffered a spinal injury while riding. After the accident, he joined the family business, B., L., and T. Hanna, by now a major grocery and goods brokering firm. Samantha, née Co...

Wildman, Edwin, 1867-1932 (person)

Editor, author, journalist and war correspondent; president of the Wildman Magazine & News Service, Edwin Wildman, Inc., and The Forum magazine. From the description of Letter to Glen Walton Blodgett, 1926 June 11. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 69368408 ...

Porter, John Addison, 1856-1900 (person)