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Smith, Francis Henney 1812-1890

Overview
Works: 26 works in 36 publications in 1 language and 197 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal narratives‚Ä°vConfederate  Portraits  Handbooks and manuals  Notebooks  Autographs  Anecdotes  Maps  Diaries  Genealogy 
Roles: Author
Classifications: U430.V8,
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Most widely held works about Francis Henney Smith
 
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Most widely held works by Francis Henney Smith
Introductory address to the corps of cadets of the Virginia Military Institute, on the resumption of the academic exercises, September 10, 1866 by Francis H Smith( Book )

5 editions published in 1866 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Smith and Duke's The American statistical arithmetic : designed for academies and schools by Francis H Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 1845 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers of Samuel Barron by Samuel Barron( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After his exchange Barron corresponds about the reorganization of the Confederate Navy, the defense of the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Cumberland rivers with iron-clad gunboats, and his mission abroad to order iron-clads and outfit other vessels for the Confederacy
Argosy collection( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Subjects dealt with in the letters include slavery, the currency question, agriculture, land grants, politics and government, the silver question, education, and religion
Virginia Military Institute, Lexington, Virginia, established and supported by the state of Virginia( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Miscellaneous papers relating to the Cocke family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

There are also specifications by Marshall S. Wells for 1108 Hilltop Road, Charlottesville, Virginia; the residence of Lucy Cocke Elliott
Papers of Fitzhugh Lee by Fitzhugh Lee( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

There is some material, chiefly financial and legal documents, of the Lee and related Mason family ancestors including Northern Neck land grants and a deed of gift for a slave, as well as a diary of Mrs. Sidney Smith Lee
Elements of descriptive geometry by Francis H Smith( Book )

2 editions published in 1868 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The United States Military Academy by Francis H Smith( )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Virginia military institute by Francis H Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers pertaining to John Bowie Strange by William Edwin Hemphill( )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

With the speech are copies of two letters from Strange to Colonel F.H. Smith, 5 June 1861 and March 1862
Notes taken from the lectures of Proffessor [sic] Smith on civil engineering : lights and shadows by Francis H Smith( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Walker family papers( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection also contains a small group of Virginia military papers; some printed and miscellaneous papers including a pamphlet regarding the Freedman's Bank Swindle and a notice re an auction of Alexander Stuart's land and slaves; ledgers and an account book of Walker family members which contain genealogical information; and a statement of the Graham Society of Washington College
Letters to the Rev. Broadus by John Albert Broadus( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Among those writing to Broadus were Albert Taylor Bledsoe, John Hartwell Cocke, John Staige Davis, Noah K. Davis, Basil L. Gildersleeve, Maximilian Schele de Vere, Gessner Harrison, Moses D. Hoge, Frederick W. Holliday, Thomas Cary Johnson, W. Gordon McCabe, William H. McGuffey, Socrates Maupin, John B. Minor, Samuel C. Mitchell, Dwight L. Moody, William E. Peters, William Barton Rogers, Francis H. Smith, George Boardman Taylor, William M. Thornton, Crawford H. Toy, George Tucker, Zebulon B. Vance and Charles S. Venable
Papers of Philip St. George Cocke by Philip St. George Cocke( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The papers contain correspondence of Cocke with Francis Henney Smith regarding V.M.I. and the outbreak of the Civil War, with Ballard Preston regarding business, from Edwin Gilliam Booth regarding a slave sale, from John Grant regarding wire fencing, and to John Bowdoin Cocke regarding cotton production the defense of the South, his resignation from the C.S.A. Army. The collection also contains a draft of an address arousing the South to action, 1860, notes on the government manufacture of arms, 1860, & a memorial resolution of his brigade on his death, 1861. There is also a pocket memoranda book, 1809-12, of John Hartwell Cocke, and a letter from Cary Charles Cocke to John B. Cocke regarding amnesty
Papers of James McDowell by James McDowell( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Political correspondence pertains to Virginia and national politics, the Democratic party, the War of 1812, the Staunton Convention of 1816, reasons to locate the University of Virginia at Lexington, the Virginia Constitutional Conventions of 1829-1830 and 1850-1851, military appointments in the Mexican War, temperance, and the tariff
Papers of the Noland family of Hanover County, Va( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The papers consist chiefly of the correspondence of three brothers, Nelson Berkeley Noland, Frank Noland, and William Churchill Noland with each other and their parents, Callender St. George and Mary Edmonia Berkeley Noland. The letters convey family news and discuss farming, school, the Civil War, business and employment. Specific topics include an 1851 slave sale; runaway slaves, 1864; Virginia Military Institute; defense of the James River, the Kilpatrick-Dahlgren raid, Jeb Stuart's forty mile ride to attend a wedding, family members imprisoned after Gettysburg, the Union march on Richmond, 1864, and privation during the war; the election of 1876; life in Texas, 1876; mining in Colorado, 1876, and the murder of a marshall in Leadville, 1878; pension claims for Mexican War service; 1889 purchase of a mill site and other Virginia land suitable for development
The United States Military Academy by Francis H Smith( )

in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

(dlps) volume: acf2679.0009.011
 
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Alternative Names
Francis Henney Smith American army officer

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English (34)