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Stevenson, Andrew 1784-1857

Overview
Works: 56 works in 82 publications in 1 language and 775 library holdings
Genres: Speeches in Congress  History  Portraits  Surveys  Personal narratives‚Ä°vConfederate  Pictorial works  Maps  Diaries  Obituaries 
Roles: Author
Classifications: JK526 1826, 973.56
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Most widely held works by Andrew Stevenson
Speech of Mr. Stevenson of Virginia on the powers of the general government over internal improvement delivered in the House of Representatives February 2, 1829 by Andrew Stevenson( )

4 editions published in 1829 in English and held by 140 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Address delivered before the Penn'a State Agricultural Society at Harrisburg by Andrew Stevenson( )

3 editions published between 1851 and 1852 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Address of Hon. Andrew Stevenson, delivered before the Agricultural Society of Albemarle, at its annual meeting, on the 29th. of October, 1847 by Andrew Stevenson( Book )

1 edition published in 1847 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers of the Gooch family( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Major topics in the papers include the U.s. Bank, nullification, states rights, the 1824, 1832 and 1836 presidential elections, Virginia politics, education, Concord Academy, Georgetown College, William and Mary, the University of Virginia including a literary journal and the student riot of 1845, European travels, 1843-1844, 1846-1848, the tariff of 1828, the Compromise of 1850 and the Webster-Ashburton treaty
Papers of the Randolph family of Edgehill and Wilson Cary Nicholas( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence of Wilson Cary Nicolas discusses Nicholas's increasingly distressed financial affairs, business endeavors, family matters, western (Kentucky) land, national politics including the elections of 1800, 1804, and 1808, governorship of Virginia, foreign affairs including the War of 1812, high taxes caused by the War of 1812; the Second Bank of the U.S.; and the settlement of George Nicholas's estate. Of interest are letters from Joseph C. Cabell on Jefferson's trade embargo; John Guerrant on the Virginia Militia; James Monroe discussing his plans to travel to the 'western country' and purchase of land near Charlottesville; Nelson Nicholas on studies at the College of William and Mary; Peggy Nicholas on a rumored slave uprising and correct punishment for a young girl; Robert Carter Nicholas on the situation at Fort George; Wilson Cary Nicholas, Jr., on a county fair; Richard Randolph on a shipment of flour stopped by the Committee of Safety and a claim on the same rejected by Patrick Henry; Edmund Randolph on changes to the Constitution which would extend its powers, and Samuel Smith on the Miranda affair and the Burr trial. Several letters mention slaves and slave sales
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
Letters from John Randolph by John Randolph( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter, 1807 May 30, Richmond to John Henry Purviance, regarding Burr trial [2 l. 22.5 cm.]--Letter, 1813 Aug. 7, Roanoke to Charles Goldsborough regarding feelings at his defeat in Congressional race [2 p. 24.5 cm.]--Letter, 1814 Feb. 23. Richmond to Charles Harris sending his obituary for Joseph Bryan which the Richmond Enquirer refused to print [3 l. 25 cm. with address]--Letter, 1815 July 24, Richmond to Henry Middleton Rutledge, Metcalfborough, Tenn. commenting on entailment [4 l. 26 cm. with adress]--Letter, 1827 Dec. 12 to Andrew Stevenson refusal to serve on House Ways & Means Committee [1 l. 25.5 cm.]. Other recipients are: Edward J. Cole, Peachy Ridgeway Gilmer, John Hollins, Richard Bland Lee, Thomas Newton, David Parrish, Joseph Scott, Mrs. Fulwar Skipwith, William H. Thompson, and Martin Van Buren
Papers of Joseph E. Johnston and George Frederick Holmes( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Also of interest are a letter, 1 January 1861, from George Frederick Holmes to the Johnston household on family and social news, concerns for a possible Civil War, the resignation of Governor Floyd as Secretary of War, and plans for the plantation Tanglewood and where to keep his slaves which he does not want under the influence of Piedmont area slaves; a letter, 1882, from John W. Johnston to uncle Joseph E. Johnston on Joseph E. Brown's response to section in Jefferson Davis' book concerning the removal of Johnston from command; and a letter, 1885, from James Strong to George Frederick Holmes re: an article
Letter from Mr. Adams to Andrew Stevenson, speaker of the House of Representatives of the United States, 11th July, 1832 by John Quincy Adams( Book )

1 edition published in 1832 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers of Charles Carter Lee and the Lee family by Charles Carter Lee( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Topics include his student days at Harvard; a reply to George Henry Moore's "Mr. Lee's plan--March 29, 1777. The treason of Charles Lee"; scattered political commentary including remarks on William Cabell Rives; and a description of the capture of General William Henry Fitzhugh Lee, 1863
Papers, df 1794-1895 by Dew family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers, 1794-1895, of the Dew family. Mostly correspondence of Thomas Roderick Dew, faculty member and president of the College of William and Mary and his brother Benjamin Franklin Dew, a lawyer of Newtown, King and Queen County, Va. Correspondents include William Boulware, Edward Everett, and Andrew Stevenson. Includes documents, 1838-1858, relating to Thomas Roderick Dew's estate such as his will, inventories of personal property, court degrees, and accounts
Speeches on amendment to the Constitution( Book )

1 edition published in 1826 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Speech on the subject of internal improvement; delivered in the House of Representatives of the United States, January 29, 1824 by Andrew Stevenson( Book )

1 edition published in 1824 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters to Madison, Stevenson and Grigsby: by George Tucker( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Tucker letters to Madison, Stevenson and Grigsby, 1822-1859
 
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