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Conrad, Charles Magill 1804-1878

Overview
Works: 36 works in 44 publications in 1 language and 335 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  Speeches in Congress  History  Records and correspondence  Pictorial works  Maps  Sources  Personal narratives 
Classifications: AC1, 972.05873
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posthumous Publications by Charles Magill Conrad, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Charles Magill Conrad
Defence of Commander Cadwalader Ringgold before Court of Inquiry No. 2, convened at Washington City by Cadwalader Ringgold ( )
2 editions published in 1857 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Distinguished naval officer, commander of China expedition, relieved by Perry on charge of insanity, later reinstated. A medical inquiry, whose testimony is included here, found him competen
Speech of Hon. C.M. Conrad of Louisiana on the President's message in relation to California delivered in the House of Representatives, Thursday, February 28, 1850 by Charles Magill Conrad ( )
2 editions published in 1850 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report of the Secretary of War, in answer to a resolution of the Senate for information in relation to the defence of the harbor of San Francisco by United States ( )
4 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report of the Committee on Naval Affairs, on promotions in the Navy by Confederate States of America ( )
2 editions published in 1862 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Report of the Secretary of War communicating reports in reference to the inundations of the Mississippi River by United States ( Book )
1 edition published in 1852 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Speech of Mr. Conrad of Louisiana on the ratification of the treaty with Great Britain. Delivered in the Senate of the United States, Aug. 18, 1842 by Charles Magill Conrad ( Book )
1 edition published in 1842 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Pamphlets relating to China ( )
in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letter, 1852 March 9, Washington, to C.M. Conrad [Washington] by Daniel Webster ( )
1 edition published in 1852 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Recommends Major N.A.M. Dudley for a commission in the Army
Papers of Benjamin Huger by Benjamin Huger ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondents include Judah P. Benjamin, Charles M. Conrad, Jefferson Davis, Josiah Gorgas, Hugh Swinton LegareĢ, Fitzhugh Lee, Robert E. Lee, Joel R. Poinsett, George Wythe Randolph, Daniel E. Sickles, Gustavus W. Smith, Leroy Pope Walker and John E. Wool. There are also documents signed by John C. Calhoun, Henry Clay and John Letcher
Letters by Charles Magill Conrad ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters written by Conrad concerning military matters, pension matters, and his address given at a Whig meeting. Another letter is in reply to an autograph-seeker from Massachusetts
Charles Magill Conrad appointment by Charles Magill Conrad ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters : to Charles M. Conrad by Mary Eliza Angela Lewis ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection contains forty-eight letters from Lewis to her fiance, Charles M. Conrad, 1834-1835. She received two letters in 1838. Her letters cover family matters and news of friends; she describes her daily routine and her attempts to improve herself. She reports that the shortage of tutors in Virginia requires that she teach herself music and French; gives a detailed description of a long list of popular books she is reading; and comments on Frances Trollope's and Fanny Kemble Butler's observations concerning Americans. Lewis describes Woodlawn in the spring, comments on the popularity of ice skating in the area, and describes watching a solar eclipse through smoked glass
Bennett Riley papers by Bennett Riley ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Includes letters thanking Riley for his assistance to the Santa Fe Company, 1829; bounty land certificate issued to Riley for his father's service during the Revolutionary War, 1838; invitations to public dinners in Riley's honor; an offer of a bounty for males captured or killed at Riley's post in Florida, 1841; letters and resolutions regarding presentations of swords and other commemoratives to Riley for his gallantry, service, and good conduct; two letters written to his parents by Bennett I. Riley while in military service, 1853; cadet appointment of Edward B.D. Riley, 1853; a letter and poem sent to Mrs. Bennett Riley on her husband's death; a letter to Edward B.D. Riley regarding a cane made by Bennett Riley; and biographical information on Bennett Riley. Also, eight military commissions of Bennett Riley, signed by various presidents and secretaries of war, 1820-1851
Papers : of Eleanor Parke Custis Lewis by Nelly Custis Lewis ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Other correspondence includes 46 letters written to her son-in- law, Charles M. Conrad, 1834-1847, mainly concerning family matters. She received letters from Martha Washington, the Marquis de Lafayette, and Zachary Taylor
War Dept., Washington, [D.C.], to Brvt. Brig. General E.A. Hitchcock, Comm. Pacific Division by United States ( )
1 edition published in 1851 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
May 3, 1851, letter containing orders for the administration of the army's Pacific Division, issued by Secretary of War C.M. Conrad to Brevet Brig. Gen. E.A. Hitchcock
Defence of Commander Cadwalader Ringgold, bepore [sic] Court of Inquiry, No.2, convened at Washington City. Read by Charles M. Conrad, November 27, 1857 by Cadwalader Ringgold ( Book )
1 edition published in 1857 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers of Bocock and of the Bocock, Thornhill Christian, Stephens, Flood, Patteson, and Diuguid families of Buckingham and Appomattox counties by Thomas S Bocock ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters of note mention the confiscation of arms in Appomattox Co. for naval use, the gift of McCormick Observatory to the University of Virginia, the California gold rush, and the use of slaves on military fortifications. Also included are a minute book of the New Hope Baptist Church, Augusta Co., Va. with many references to blacks, an 1830s physician's ledger, a Buckingham Co. tax register, 1832, and an 1830s diary / journal listing family events and home remedies
 
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Alternative Names
Conrad, C. M. 1804-1878
Conrad, C. M. (Charles Magill), 1804-1878
Magill Conrad, Charles 1804-1878
Languages
English (34)