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Coles, Edward 1786-1868

Overview
Works: 79 works in 140 publications in 1 language and 2,801 library holdings
Genres: History  Claims  Controversial literature  Church history  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E309, 977.3
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History of the Ordinance of 1787 by Edward Coles( )
8 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Governor Edward Coles by Clarence Walworth Alvord( Book )
2 editions published in 1920 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Healthy living by Edward Coles( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Jefferson on the slave question by Thomas Jefferson( Book )
1 edition published in 1850 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
History of the Ordinance of 1787 ... read before the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, June 9, 1856 by Edward Coles( Book )
2 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondence of James Madison by James Madison( Book )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Also included: 14 letters, 1801-1822, from John George Jackson, Richard Forrest and Thomas Ritchie to Madison regarding the Burr Conspiracy, 1805-1807, and Jefferson's Notes on the State of Virginia; and 7 letters, 1811-1841, from David Bailie Warden, Sarah Coles Stevenson, George Tucker and Joseph Cabell to Dolley Madison
Papers of William Cabell Rives by William C Rives( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Topics in the general family correspondence include Dolley Madison; William Branch Giles' gubernatorial chances; the elections of 1828 and 1844; the Whigs; John Tyler; Henry Clay; the National Bank; and politics in Albemarle County and in Virginia. Of interest is a typescript copy of a letter from Judith Page Rives describing her impression of Charles Dickens
Papers of the Meade family by Mead family( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Topics include visits between the Meade and Baylies families; an exchange of portraits; the capture of a British ship by militia off the New Jersey coast in 1777; anti-abolitionist sentiment in New England in 1835; the panic of 1837; a poisoning attempt by a slave; Confederate troop movements in February 1863; hard times during Reconstruction, particularly financial aid from the Baylieses to the Meades; and the grandfatherly advice of Thomas Rutherfoord, Sr., father-in-law of Hodijah Meade
Sketch of Edward Coles, Second Governor of Illinois, and of the Slavery Struggle of 1823-4 ... By E. B. Washburne. [With a portrait and facsimiles.] by Chicago Historical Society (CHICAGO)( Book )
1 edition published in 1882 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Edwardsville, [Ill.] by Edward Coles( )
1 edition published in 1820 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Deed signed by Coles as register of the land office at Edwardsville, Illinois. Several transfers of ownership are recorded on the document
Meade family papers ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection also contains an 1802 arithmetic book, an 1841 blacksmith's account, an 1854 almanac, wills, deeds, indentures, accounts, a land survey, and a bounty claim for War of 1812 service
Coles papers by Edward Coles( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Subjects covered by the letters include James Madison and the War of 1812; Madison's not emancipating his slaves at his death; the claiming of public lands by individual states; the estate of James Monroe; Andrew Jackson; Thomas Jefferson's authorship of the Ordinance of 1787; and Jefferson's relationship with John Adams
Romantic sketches of the first settlers on Long Island : part I by Edward Coles( Book )
1 edition published in 1936 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Edwardsville, [Ill.], to E[lijah] C. Berry, Vandalia, [Ill.] by Edward Coles( )
1 edition published in 1823 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Discusses proper authority for appointing the cashier for the Illinois State Bank
A predictive model of the building design process by Colin Gray( )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
by Edward Coles( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
3 letters, 1815-1816, to Nicholas Biddle, criticize the U.S. congress, discuss military appointments and give Coles' impression of the lack of society observed in his travels in the Illinois Territory; 7 letters, 1840-1842, to cousin Dolley Madison discuss family and friends, and a publishing project of the Madison manuscripts
 
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