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Walker, John Williams 1783-1823

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Works: 20 works in 28 publications in 1 language and 550 library holdings
Genres: Bibliography  History 
Classifications: AC1,
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The constitution of the State of Alabama adopted August 2d, 1819 by Alabama ( )
2 editions published in 1819 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catalogue of English literature of the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries by John Williams Walker ( Book )
2 editions published in 1926 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Constitution of the State of Alabama by Alabama ( )
1 edition published in 1819 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The document is written on twenty-six sheets of parchment, each attached to the sheet below it by blue grosgrain silk ribbon and red sealing wax. The document extends to approximately thirty-one feet in length. It is approximately 3.75 inches in diameter and 19 inches in length, when rolled. An eighth of an inch of polyethylene has been rolled around the Constitution to add some cushion and support to the document within the container
Collection of records from the Alabama and Mississippi Territories ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection consists of miscellaneous items relating to the Miss. and Ala. territories and their citizens. Includes powers of attorney, newspaper articles, correspondence, a letter of recommendation, an affidavit, and a speech. Consists of miscellaneous legal papers, 1807-1817; correspondence concerning Judge Harry Toulmin, 1819; miscellaneous records relating to military and Indian affairs, 1806-1807; letters from John Williams Walker to James Monroe and John Quincy Adams, 1818-1819; and miscellaneous newspaper articles, 1817-1818. Included are letters from Edwin Lewis to various U.S. government officials complaining of the conduct of Judge Toulmin; a transcript of William Weatherford's surrender speech to Andrew Jackson at Tohopeka (Horseshoe Bend), 1814 Mar. 18; transcripts of U.S. congressional records concerning Indian affairs in the area and letters from John Williams Walker to U.S. officials concerning actions of the Ala. territorial General Assembly
by Tait family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The largest series in these papers include legal records, 1798-1865, .3 cubic ft.; the Charles Tait papers, 1791-1835, .7 cubic ft.; and the James A. Tait papers, 1807-1849 and n.d., .6 cubic ft. These series comprise about three-fourths of the collection. The legal records contain not only records related to land transactions, but wills, slave records, contracts with freedmen, and other documents
Records - general by Alabama (Territory) ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Prominent correspondencts include Bolling Hall, Felix Grundy, John Williams Walker, Thomas Eastin, Samuel Dale and William Crawford
Appointments files by Alabama ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence consisting of letters and petitions concerning civil and military appointments, commissions, elections and resignations. Included are letters requesting commissions, letters of recommendation and letters alleging fraud in local elections. Most of the correspondence relates to positions in local government, though a few concern positions in Mobile Bay, such as pilot and harbor warden, and various other state jobs. The letters of resignation are from county and local officials, state legislators and state appointed officials. Often the reason for resigning is stated in the letter. Notable resignations which appear are from Harry Toulmin and John Williams Walker
In Senate of the United States, November 20, 1820. : Mr. Walker, of Alabama, submitted the following motions for consideration by John Williams Walker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1820 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Speech of Mr. Walker, of Alabama, in the Senate, 22d January 1821 on the bill for the relief of the purchasers of the public lands by John Williams Walker ( Book )
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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English (28)