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Conrad, Charles Magill 1804-1878

Overview
Works: 43 works in 52 publications in 1 language and 390 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  History  Pictorial works  Records and correspondence  Maps  Personal narratives  Speeches 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F786, 972.05873
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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( Book )

3 editions published in 1857 in English and held by 16 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( Book )

2 editions published in 1850 in English and held by 11 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 9 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( Book )

4 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pamphlets relating to China( )

in English and held by 3 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

Papers of Benjamin Huger by Benjamin Huger( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collection also contains correspondence from family in Charleston, S. C., from family and friends abroad, from friends serving in the Seminole Indian wars in Florida and from an 1850 tour of European ordnance manufacturers. An interesting group attempts to prove Huger's innocence in the Talcott affair involving an unauthorized purchase of shot
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
Report of the Committee on Naval Affairs, on promotions in the Navy by Confederate States of America( Book )

2 editions published in 1862 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries 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

Topics of interest include a contested 1847 election with Henry P. Irving; the admission of California, and the Compromise of 1850; the Nashville Convention of 1850; slavery, abolition, and the ante-bellum South; the Whig, Democrat and American (Know Nothing) parties; the presidential elections of 1848, 1852, and 1880; and local Appomattox Co. politics. Many prominent figures of the day are mentioned including Webster, Clay, Calhoun, Cass, Douglas, Polk, Taylor, Pierce, Fillmore, Buchanan, Hayes, and Louis Kossuth
Papers : of Eleanor Parke Custis Lewis by Nelly Custis Lewis( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection consists mostly of 244 letters written by Lewis, 1794-1851, including 189 letters to her lifelong friend, Elizabeth Bordley Gibson, and 26 letters to her, 1796-1850. She discusses nostalgia for life in Philadelphia when Washington was president, her fond memories of life at Mount Vernon, and her affection for the Washingtons
Bennett Riley papers by Bennett Riley( )

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
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
Lena Knoblock( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Pamphlets relating to China( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Charles Magill Conrad amerikansk politikar

Charles Magill Conrad amerikansk politiker

Charles Magill Conrad politicien amricain

Charles Magill Conrad politico statunitense

Charles Magill Conrad US-amerikanischer Politiker

Conrad, C. M. 1804-1878

Conrad, C. M. (Charles Magill), 1804-1878

Magill Conrad, Charles 1804-1878

Конрад, Чарльз Мэджилл

چارلز ام. کونراد سیاست‌مدار آمریکایی

チャールズ・マギル・コンラッド

Languages
English (35)