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Day, William R. (William Rufus) 1849-1923

Overview
Works: 51 works in 81 publications in 2 languages and 676 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Short films  History  Records and correspondence  Autographs  Sources  Archives  Anecdotes 
Roles: Author
Classifications: H31, 923.473
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Our place in the international family by William R Day( )

2 editions published in 1901 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Rufus Day, Supreme Court justice from Ohio by Joseph E McLean( Book )

2 editions published in 1946 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of the Panama Canal [1]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation film revealing the story of the Panama Canal construction, which TR considered one of his most valuable contributions to foreign affairs. Most prominent views are of the need for building the canal, the early attempts, the actual construction, and finally the canal in operation. Sequences of stills, mostly maps, showing the need for a shorter way from ocean to ocean; views of the early attempts by Ferdinand de Lesseps; USS Oregon which had to sail around South America from the Pacific to fight in the Spanish-American War; scenes of President William McKinley and TR in 1901; brief shot of TR, Lyman J. Gage, Philander C. Knox, Ethan Allen Hitchcock, William R. Day, Elihu Root, Charles E. Smith, and James Wilson at McKinley's funeral in Canton, Ohio, 1901; medium close shot of Dr. William C. Gorgas, who had charge of sanitation during the building of the Panama Canal; workers clearing the canal of yellow fever; TR's visit to Panama in 1906 and his meeting with President Manuel Amador Guerrero; view of Colonel George W. Goethals, chief engineer and first governor; sequences of machinery, huge cranes, gigantic steam shovels, and men working on the actual construction of the canal; various shots of Gamboa Dike, Miraflores locks, and Gaillard (Culebra) Cut; launch of two barges in lock, boats, and battleships using the canal; final sequence is of President Calvin Coolidge speaking
The Michigan alumnus : Vol. 17, no. 162, March, 1911( Book )

2 editions published in 1911 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William R. Day papers by William R Day( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection contains: documents concerning Day's life and work; also includes materials related to other immediate and extended family members. Some of the topics covered in the William R. Day Collection are the Spanish-American War; the United States Peace Commission; the Mixed Claim Commission concerning reparations from Berlin, Germany; and William Day's career as a lawyer and diplomat. Materials represented include correspondence, newspaper clippings, publications, and manuscripts
William Rufus Day, Secretary of State, April 28. 1898, to September 16, 1898. [With a portrait.] by Lester Burrell Shippee( Book )

1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How may we govern our new territory? : an address before the Michigan State Bar Association by William R Day( Book )

2 editions published between 1900 and 1927 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry N. Ess autograph collection by Henry N Ess( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Autograph letters and other documents from 47 British and American legal scholars, jurists, politicians and others, collected by Henry N. Ess
Charles E. Appleby, as surviving trustee of the Ogden Land Company, plaintiff in error, vs the City of Buffalo, in error to the Supreme Court of the State of New York by United States( Book )

1 edition published in 1911 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Rufus Spalding Day, Jr. family papers by Rufus Spalding Day( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Consists of correspondence, invitations, a diary, an account book, a scrapbook, biographical sketches, a notebook, articles, writings, addresses, obituaries, publications, and certificates. Most of the material relates to William Rufus Day
Oliver Lyman Spaulding papers by Spaulding( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Of St. Johns, Michigan; and photographs
William R. Day papers by William R Day( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, memoranda, minutes, reports, legal briefs, financial records, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers relating primarily to personal matters but also pertaining to his activities as U.S. secretary of state, U.S. Supreme Court justice, U.S. Court of Appeals (6th Circuit) judge, and president of the McKinley National Memorial Association. Subjects include foreign affairs, in particular relations with Spain; legal issues; political patronage requests; Day's affiliation with the Republican Party; and his relationship with William McKinley. Correspondents include Clara Barton; George B. Cortelyou; Charles W. Fairbanks; Mark Alonzo Hanna; Warren G. Harding; John Hay; William Randolph Hearst; Charles Evans Hughes; Henry Cabot Lodge; William McKinley; John Addison Porter; Theodore Roosevelt; Elihu Root; Robert Cecil, Marquess of Salisbury; William H. Taft; Joseph P. Tumulty; and Willis Van Devanter
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
Draft of telegram by William R Day( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Draft of telegram to Fitzhugh Lee, Consul General in Havana, Cuba, informing him of the arrival of the battleship "Maine."
George S. Phillips papers by George S Phillips( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection also contains some correspondence of Addison S. McClure, including that of firm of Howard & McClure that supplied beef to the United States Army, and post-war letters discussing state and national politics. Correspondence include Amos Beckwith, ohn Sherman, William Rufus Day, George Washington Crouse (1832-1912), and Joseph Warren Keifer (1836-1932) discussing Ohio and national Republican politics
Tratado de paz de 10 de diciembre de 1898 entre los Estados Unidos y España by Spain( Book )

1 edition published in 1898 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Address before the Michigan Bar Association, May 23, 1900 on How may we govern our new territory by William R Day( Book )

1 edition published in 1927 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
William R. Day American diplomat and jurist

William R. Day Amerikaans diplomaat

William R. Day US-amerikanischer Diplomat, Jurist und Politiker

William Rufus Day politico e diplomatico statunitense

Вільям Руфус Дей

Дэй, Уильям Руфус

ויליאם דיי

وليام ار دي

ویلیام دی دیپلمات، وکیل، و قاضی آمریکایی

ウィリアム・デイ

威廉·R·戴

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