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Mercer, John Francis 1759-1821

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Works: 56 works in 86 publications in 1 language and 718 library holdings
Genres: History  Claims  Bibliography  Surveys  Treaties 
Classifications: Z1215,
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A candid appeal to the freemen of Maryland on the projected removal of their seat of government by John Francis Mercer ( Book )
6 editions published in 1817 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An introductory discourse to an argument in support of the payments made of British debts into the treasury of Maryland during the late war by John Francis Mercer ( )
9 editions published in 1789 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letter to Governor John Francis Mercer by Thomas Jefferson ( )
1 edition published in 1802 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The letter concerns repayment of funds loaned to the District of Columbia by the state of Maryland
An off-hand reply to Voter, &c. Mr. Mercer has had too much experience to expect to make a livelihood of politics--This is a mean dirty suggestion of some speculator by John Francis Mercer ( Book )
2 editions published in 1792 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papers : of James Monroe in the Virginia General Assembly and U.S. Senate by James Monroe ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection contains nine letters from Joseph Jones and one to him concerning Virginia's western lands, trade problems with Great Britain, foreign affairs, war debt, money problems, national finances, sale of tobacco, proceedings in the Virginia General Assembly, improvement of navigation on rivers, reception of John Adams as minister to Great Britain, location of the national capital, and lack of congressional authority to manage Indian affairs
by Henry Lee ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
These papers, consisting of 76 items, are mainly of correspondence, much of which pertains to material for Lee's MEMOIRS OF THE WAR IN THE SOUTHERN DEPARTMENT OF THE UNITED STATES. Some of the letters comment on trade, taxation, as well as family matters. Included are various letters written by Lee, 1813-1816, while he was in the West Indies attempting to regain his health
Letter of John Francis Mercer by John Francis Mercer ( )
1 edition published in 1784 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter, 1793 November 30, West River near Annapolis, [Maryland] to [Thomas Jefferson], n.p by John Francis Mercer ( Book )
1 edition published in 1793 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Asks about health in Philadelphia and if Congress is to meet here; hesitates being exposed to taverns and lodgings with infected furniture; domestic circumstances melancholy
Letter : Washington, D.C., to Governor John Francis Mercer, Annapolis, Md by Thomas Jefferson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1802 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The letter concerns repayment of funds loaned to the District of Columbia by the state of Maryland
Virginiana papers ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Also include letters, 1914-1915, from John S. Mosby discussing lectures and his book; and letters, 1933, Ellen Glasgow to Harvey Taylor regarding a bibliography of her work
Letter, 1792 December 13, Anna[poli]s, [Maryland] to Thomas Jefferson, Philadelphia, [Pennsylvania] by John Francis Mercer ( Book )
1 edition published in 1792 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Asks about James Lance of Annapolis parliament; Mr. Potts, senator, is aristocrat; Maryland is not the seat of republicanism; wrote to Mr. R. Sprigg, junior; friend, Mr. Andrew Skinner Ennals of Baltimore wishes job in public office, perhaps in new bureau of weights and measures; Mr. Basset of Delaware also knows him
Letter, 1792 October 28, Annapolis, [Maryland] to Thomas Jefferson, n.p by John Francis Mercer ( Book )
1 edition published in 1792 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Asks whether Charles Carroll of this state has actually resigned his seat in the Senate of the U.S.; has sent Mr. Hamilton a full and explicit answer to his letter addressed to self
Letter, 1781 January 20, Fredericksburg, [Va.] to by John Francis Mercer ( Book )
1 edition published in 1781 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Discusses military debts and how the change in the value of currency will affect planters and their crops
Letters : concerning the Hay family by James Monroe ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Monroe writes to Samuel Ringgold that Hortensia Hay is recovering at Ringgold farm, 1821. Monroe signs an affidavit stating that George Hay is unable to travel because of injuries from falling off his horse, 1830. George Hay writes to Monroe reporting that Joseph Monroe has gone to Baltimore to marry, 1819. Hay writes to John F. Mercer about James and Elizabeth Monroe's confinement in bed with colds and fever, 1829
Papers : of the Mercer family by Mercer family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection also contains correspondence and accounts of Richard Sprigg (1739-1798) and Elizabeth Galloway Sprigg (1722-1789) of "West River," Anne Arundel County, Md. Correspondents include Carter Braxton and Richard Sprigg (1769?-1806) and topics covered include the Alien and Sedition Acts, the 1796 presidential election, and timber provided by Sprigg for the construction of a naval frigate
[title(s) available in Evans] by John Mercer ( Book )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers : of the Mercer family by Mercer family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection contains letters to George Carter, Richard Smith, Col. John Fitzgerald, and James Monroe. Also, includes letter of power of attorney with Francis Peyton, 1759, endorsed 1760; and land indentures between George Mercer and James Mercer to dispose of Loudoun County, Va., land in Ann Mercer's estate, 1775; and land indenture between John Hough and Griffith Merick, Loudoun County, 1763, endorsed by John Mercer and sons James and George
Papers : concerning his law practice in Richmond and Fredericksburg, Virginia by James Monroe ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Monroe received letters from his maternal uncle Joseph Jones advising him not to study law with George Wythe (1780), offering to pay his taxes on the Fredericksburg house (1787), about setting up a law practice in Fredericksburg (1785 and 1786); and sent letters to Jones about attending Congress and his plans to practice law (1786 and 1804). He received letters from George Weedon reporting on buying and building a house in Fredericksburg (1785), from John F. Mercer offering advice on starting a law practice (1786), and from John Dawson concerning his law practice (1798)
 
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Alternative Names
Mercer, J. F. (John Francis), 1759-1821
Languages
English (68)