WorldCat Identities

Kemper, James Lawson 1823-1895

Overview
Works: 64 works in 81 publications in 1 language and 272 library holdings
Genres: History  Rules  Military history  Records and correspondence  Anecdotes  Personal narratives‡vConfederate  Maps  Diaries 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E467.1.J15, 973.7
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by James Lawson Kemper
Inauguration of the Jackson statue. Introductory address of Governor Kemper, and oration by Virginia( Book )

4 editions published between 1875 and 1885 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inauguration of the Jackson statue, Tuesday, October 26, 1875 by Virginia( Book )

4 editions published between 1875 and 1885 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Inaugural message of James L. Kemper, Governor of Virginia, to the General Assembly, January 1, 1874 by Virginia( Book )

2 editions published in 1874 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A history of the late difficulties in Madison by James Lawson Kemper( Book )

1 edition published in 1853 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence of the governor with the agent of the American Bond-funding and Banking Association, (Limited) : in respect to the recapitalization of the debt of Va by Virginia( Book )

1 edition published in 1874 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter from Gov. Kemper. The Petersburg charter. The political situation considered. Principles and aims of the conservative party. Our relations with the federal government by James Lawson Kemper( Book )

1 edition published in 1874 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the people of Madison County by James Lawson Kemper( Book )

2 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers : of James Lawson Kemper by James Lawson Kemper( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Also included are Kemper's speeches, military commissions in the Virginia militia, law licenses, and notes concerning lawsuits and the Virginia debt; his notebook from Washington College; and diary from the Mexican War
by Isaac Hammond( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The papers are arranged as follows; Box 1: Correspondence, 1850-1865; Box 2: Forms, printed materials and miscellany
Letters : to James Lawson Kemper by James Lawson Kemper( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes letters to Kemper on various business matters, including three letters during his tenure as governor. Among the correspondents are E.J. and T.J. Polk, Robert A. Richardson, and William J. Robertson
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
Correspondence of the Walker family by Walker family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Gen. James L. Kemper is included among the correspondents. Also included is genealogical information on the Carter, Goss, Green, Porter, Scott, Shackelford, Walker, and Wood families
... Communication from secretary of war Dec. 20, 1864 : [relative to the impressment of slaves] by Confederate States of America( Book )

1 edition published in 1865 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers by Samuel Bassett French( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Prominent correspondents include William Evelyn Cameron, Jubal Anderson Early, James Lawson Kemper, Fitzhugh Lee, Phillip Watkins McKinney, John Barbee Minor, Roger A. Pryor, Sara Agnes Rice Pryor, John Sherman, John Randolph Tucker and Lyon G. Tyler
Papers of the McCue family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Topics of general interest are life at Randolph-Macon College in the 1830s; slavery, including hires, pre-war emancipations, a law suit and sales; sectionalism and efforts to preserve the Union; professor William E. Peters and the University of Virginia; the Lynchburg Fire Hose Insurance Company; Claudius Crozet, railroad construction and inventions; Jedidiah Hotchkiss' plans for opening a school; the Civil War, particularly in western Virginia and the Valley, including John B. Floyd's retreat from Carnifex Ferry; and secession and reconstruction in Virginia, particularly in Nelson County
Papers of James Williams Morton by James W Morton( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Morton's legal correspondence constitutes the bulk of the collection. Most of it concerns debt collection but there are many items from routine legal cases he handled and some personal letters from relatives and friends including his former partner, James Lawson Kemper, and his overseer at "Soldier's Rest" John E. Grady
Items from the papers of Dr. Edwin Parsons Clark, of Willow Grove, Orange County, Va. and The plains, Fauquier County( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Included is a land grant, 6 July 1830, to John Jones for lands in Habersham County, Ga. change of station orders, 14 Feb. 1863, issued by the Chief Surgeon's Office, C.S.A. Richmond, Va. Mrs. Charles Aglion by (nee Judith Francis Walker), recalling personalities and events in Orange County, personal correspondence of Dr. Clark letters and bills concerning the estate of Amanda Clark and an account books, 1839-1850, of William David Clark. Correspondents include Amanda Clark, Taliaferro Clark, William D. Clark, John A. Emmerson, James L. Kemper, Joseph J. Halsey, and Francis H. Smith
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.57 (from 0.06 for Confederat ... to 0.99 for Kemper, Ja ...)

Alternative Names
Iacobus Lawson Kemper

James L. Kemper Amerikaans advocaat (1823-1895)

James L. Kemper amerikansk advokat

James L. Kemper US-amerikanesche Politiker

James Lawson Kemper politico, avvocato e militare statunitense

James Lawson Kemper US-amerikanischer Offizier (Konföderierte Staaten); General im Sezessionskrieg; Gouverneur von Virginia (1874–1877)

Кемпер, Джеймс

جيمس كمبر

ジェイムズ・ケンパー

Languages
English (56)

Covers