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Dobbin, James C. (James Cochran) 1814-1857

Overview
Works: 66 works in 87 publications in 1 language and 242 library holdings
Genres: Rules  Speeches in Congress  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Records and correspondence  Sources  History  Treaties  Maps  Diaries 
Roles: Correspondent, Signer
Classifications: VB363, 979.503
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Speech of Mr. Dobbin of North Carolina on the Oregon question delivered in the House of Representatives, U.S., January 15, 1846 by James C Dobbin ( Book )
13 editions published between 1846 and 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Address delivered before the two literary societies of the University of North Carolina, June 5, 1850 by James C Dobbin ( )
6 editions published between 1850 and 1859 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Address delivered before the two literary societies of the University of North Carolina June 5, 1856 by James C Dobbin ( )
2 editions published in 1859 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Manual of rules for men-of-war by Uriah Phillips Levy ( Book )
in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Speech of Mr. Dobbin, of North Carolina, on the policy of the administration in regard to the public lands and the tariff : delivered in the House ... July 7, 1846 by James C Dobbin ( Book )
1 edition published in 1846 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letter Richmond, Va., to James C. Dobbin by Henry A Wise ( Book )
2 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Wise writes to Dobbin, Secretary of the Navy, recommending Henry D. Baines of Kanawah Co., Va., for a midshipman's warrant in the U.S. Navy
"Navy Department", addressed to Chief Engineer, Montgomery Fletcher by James C Dobbin ( Book )
1 edition published in 1853 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Detaching him from the Steamer Alleghany
William Foster papers by William Foster ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Collection contains letters sent between William Foster Jr. and William's father, siblings and their spouses, neices and nephews, and children. Correspondents include brother-in-law Harrison Gray Otis, Andrew Ritchie, daughter and son-in-law James E. and Virginia (Foster) Coppinger, daughter Jeanne Francoise "Fanny" (Foster) Tudor, brother Leonard Foster, sisters Grace (Foster) Apthorp and Mary (Foster) Apthorp, and Nathan Spear Jr. William also received personal letters from friends in Cadiz, Spain and his wife's relatives in France. The political correspondence includes letters and treatises written for publication in newspapers and pamphlets as well as copies of letters sent to prominent political figures by William Foster Jr and their replies. William wrote to all the leading figures of the day, especially Anti-Masons and Democrats. Correspondents include John Quincy Adams, John A. Andrew, Thomas Hart Benton, Lewis Cass, Caleb Cushing, James C. Dobbin, Alexander Hill Everett, Edward Everett, Levi Lincoln, Marcus Morton, Franklin Pierce, John Randolph, Charles Sumner, John P. Van Ness, Daniel Webster, and Silas Wright. William's many schemes for public improvement led him to correspond with Peter Cooper and with men involved in forming the Smithsonian Institution. There are legal documents, both in English and French, membership certificates and some brief reminiscences relating to William Foster Jr
Papers by Peter Force ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Miscellaneous letters, including one from Thomas Loraine McKenney, 1825 August 15, concerning John C. Calhoun's role in passage of a treaty between the Creek Indians and the state of Georgia; a letter of introduction from George Perkins Marsh, 1849 September 5, on behalf of James Meacham, his successor as representative from Vermont; letters from David Lowry Swain, 1854 March 29 and 1856 August 14, sending Force writings on North Carolina history; and a letter from James Cochran Dobbin, U.S. Secretary of the Navy, 1856 May 31, concerning a suggestion made by Swain
Correspondence of Baltimore, Maryland merchants ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters from customers and shippers to various merchants in Baltimore, Maryland including: Mark Alexander, James Cox, Jr. and members of his staff, Robert Danny, Robert Gilmore & Son, George Gale, John Killey, John Kilty, Robert and Samuel Purviance, and George Welch
Letter to James Cochran Dobbin by J. A McDougall ( )
1 edition published in 1853 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
McDougall recommends Dr. Richard R. Ashe for the vacant position of Navy Agent for the city of San Francisco, California
Letter by Stephen Bleecker Luce ( Book )
1 edition published in 1855 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter from Secretary of the Navy James C. Dobbin, November 12, 1855, appointing Luce a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy
Certificate by Stephen Bleecker Luce ( Book )
1 edition published in 1855 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Commissioning Certificate to lieutenant dating from September 16, 1855, signed by President Franklin Pierce and James C. Dobbin, Secretary of the Navy, on July 24, 1856
Correspondence, 1853 May 11-1855 Dec. 18 by United States North Pacific Exploring Expedition ( Book )
1 edition published in 1855 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter book (copies) of correspondence between George H. Ritchie, purser; Cadwalader Ringgold and John Rodgers, commanders of the expedition; and James C. Dobbin, Secretary of the Navy, and Jefferson Davis, Acting Secretary, relating principally to supplies and finances of the expedition
Papers of Joel Tyler Headley by J. T Headley ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection contains 5 pages of the manuscript of "Washington and his generals" and eightletters to various recipients
 
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Alternative Names
Dobbin, James Cochran, 1814-1857
Languages
English (58)