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Roane, Spencer 1762-1822

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Works: 59 works in 85 publications in 1 language and 1,427 library holdings
Genres: Sources  Bibliography  Constitution  History  Surveys  Records and correspondence  Photographs  Pictorial works  Personal narratives‡vConfederate  Maps 
Roles: Compiler
Classifications: KF6738.B2, 347.4
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Most widely held works by Spencer Roane
John Marshall's defense of McCulloch v. Maryland by Gerald Gunther ( Book )
1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays on the Constitution of the United States, published during its discussion by the people, 1787-1788 by Paul Leicester Ford ( Book )
5 editions published between 1892 and 2007 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Virginia opposition to Chief Justice Marshall ... on the lottery decision. no. 1-[5] by Spencer Roane ( )
1 edition published in 1906 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papers of Creed Taylor by Creed Taylor ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
There are several letters from admirers concerning Creed's Journal of the Law School including one from Thomas Jefferson,1823 March 24
Roane on the national Constitution by Spencer Roane ( )
1 edition published in 1905 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spencer Roane. Reprints from Richmond Enquirer by Spencer Roane ( )
1 edition published in 1904 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papers of the Randolph family of Edgehill and Wilson Cary Nicholas ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collection also contains an announcement of the first session of the University of Virginia; a photostat of a list in Jefferson's hand [1811?] of current prices for tobacco from Virginia, Maryland and Kentucy, cotton and rice found with a John Barnes letter; an undated petition to the General Assembly for education slaves before manumission; draft articles/ notes on military bounties and presidential pardons; a Jefferson lottery ticket; and a ghost story
Roane correspondence [1799-1821] by Spencer Roane ( )
1 edition published in 1905 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gilmer family papers, 1811-1993 ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collection also contains some scattered family correspondence including typed transcripts of letters from Francis W. Gilmer to Peter Minor, 1811-1824, together with one letter each to his brother, Harmer Gilmer, Spencer Roane, and Dr. Frank Carr as well as two from Minor to Gilmer. Topics include personal financial and legal matters, family news, the study of botany, the War of 1812, selling of slaves and prices, a duel, Central College, the Panic of 1819, People mentioned include the Abbe Correa, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, James Monroe, John Randolph of Roanoke, Thomas Mann Randolph and Wilson Cary Nicholas, and rumors of his slave "James" forging passes
Correspondence of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papers include bills prepared for the revision of the laws of Virginia, 1776-1779; a memorandum on the Constitution, 1801-1808?; a Poplar Forerst tax bill from the Bedford County sheriff, 1818; a contract with the Raggi brothers, 1819; a memorandum on taxation in Virginia with a comparison of representation and taxation in various areas, 1821; a reply to a toast in honor of Lafayette, 1824; an apothecary's scale; and notes on a Fauquier County survey
by Tazewell family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Undated materials (boxes 20-21) contains papers of Henry Tazewell related to his law practice and his senatorial career; there are a few papers which discuss the impeachment of William Blount. There are also legal and political papers of Littleton Tazewell, bills and receipts, undated maps of Virginia and South Carolina, clippings and printed materials
Papers of James Madison by James Madison ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Autograph letter from Thomas Jefferson to Spencer Roane, Monticello by Thomas Jefferson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1815 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters : of James Monroe while secretary of state by James Monroe ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Sylvanus Bourne writes to James Madison about reestablishing relations between the U.S. and the Netherlands. James Madison offers an appointment as Secretary of War to William Lowndes. Don Ignacio Alvarez writes to James Madison, in Spanish, presenting pistols, 1816
to Spencer Roane by Stevens Thomson Mason ( )
1 edition published in 1795 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Concerns the Senate's debate on ratification of Jay's Treaty and Mason's resolve to publish its contents despite an injunction of secrecy
by Roane family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection consists of 4 parts, separately foldered. Part I has 9 letters, one cover, and one bill of complaint. The principal correspondents are William H. Roane and his father Spencer Roane. Included is a letter from Patrick Henry to his daughter Anne Roane (1795), wife of Spencer, and a letter from John Tyler to Senator William Henry Roane (1840). Political matters are the primary topic of the correspondence, but there is incidental mention of family life, education, and heath, as well as comments on the progress of the construction at the University of Virginia. The court suit deals with the portion of the estate of Patrick Henry to which the Roanes were entitled. Part II consists of correspondence about the Roane family and the location of the letters in the first part. Par III consists of genealogical notes on the Roane and allied families of Cocke, Harrison, and Ruffin. Part IV consists of clippings concerning Soencer Roane, Edmund Ruffin, and vrious plantations
Letter to a Plain dealer, accredited to Spencer Roane, and printed in the Virginia independent chronicle, February, 1788 by Spencer Roane ( )
1 edition published in 1892 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Hampden, 1762-1822
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English (66)
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