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Holley, Alexander H. (Alexander Hamilton) 1804-1887

Overview
Works: 43 works in 46 publications in 1 language and 73 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Biography  Maps 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F104.S2,
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Most widely held works about Alexander H Holley
 
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Most widely held works by Alexander H Holley
Message of His Excellency Alexander H. Holley, Governor of Connecticut : to the Legislature of the State, May, 1857 by Alexander H Holley( Book )

1 edition published in 1857 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alexander H. Holley correspondence by Alexander H Holley( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters to Alexander Holley by James Dixon( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Expresses his obligation to Alexander Holley for the nomination for the senatorship and his pride in Holley as Connecticut's governor at the unveiling of the statue of Washington; discusses state plitics and the possibility of disunion
Letters to Alexander H. Holley by William Walton Murphy( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discusses Lincoln's cabinet and Union officers and comments on articles in the London Times and London Star & Daily News about the war; Germans have brought him 600 pounds of bandages for wounded soldiers
Alexander H. and John M. Holley incoming and outgoing correspondence by Alexander H Holley( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In 1838 the New York and Albany Railroad Company was organized and sought to connect to another rail line near the Connecticut border. The directors asked John Holley of Salisbury, Connecticut, in a series of letters if anyone in Connecticut was interested, particularly Holley himself. The proposal was then pursued by Alexander H. Holley, also of Salisbury. Although Holley thought the route through Salisbury the best one, director Joseph E. Bloomfield of the New York and Albany Railroad, declined to survey that route. There was also discussion of the purchase of railroad stock. The argument for a line through Salisbury continued in 1840
Letter, 1865 March 8, Lakeville, Conn., to David Camp by Alexander H Holley( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Inquires whether Mary B. Dudley, a young widow in Salisbury, Conn., may be admitted to normal school at an advanced level if she passes an examination; includes letter from David Camp to Mary Dudley discussing boarding arrangements
Letters to Alexander H. Holley by Caspar T Hopkins( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reports on journey to California gold mines via Mexico, seeking alternate employment preparing maps of Vernon, California, exploring and surveying Oregon, and engaging in the shipping business between San Francisco and the Umpqua River in Oregon
Correspondence with Alexander H. Holley by Lafayette S Foster( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Foster discusses the effect of the Civil War on the Treasury and on foreign relations, a tour of the coal and iron region of Pennsylvania, and Ristori's performance as Lady Macbeth; Holley fervently desires the abolition of slavery in the nation's capitol
Letterbooks by Alexander Lyman Holley( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Business correspondence of engineer in New York City relating to contracts, specimens prepared for testing by the U.S. Test Board, articles prepared for trade journals on American iron and steel works; includes letter to his father Alexander H. Holley on September l8, l862 commenting on Lee's invasion of Maryland and an undated plan for a monument with a bust of Alexander L. Holley by John Ward
by Alexander H Holley( )

1 edition published in 1851 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter dated Lake Ville, [New York], to Samuel Church, Litchfield, Conn., discussing details of the settlement of the Coffings[?] estate
Alexander Lyman Holley letters by Holley family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection is comprised of 12 incoming and outgoing letters of Alexander Lyman Holley, and 1 report card. Holley wrote 7 letters to his father, Alexander Hamilton Holley, about his educational experiences in Farmington, Connecticut, and about his life in New York City in the early 1860s. He received letters from his father (2 items), stepmother (1 item), and grandfather (1 item), who provided advice and news. His wife Mary wrote 1 letter to her father-in-law
Letter, 1867 April 3, New York, New York, to Alexander H. Holley by P. T Barnum( )

1 edition published in 1867 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Has proof that naturalization papers were taken from workmen after they registered to vote and then altered and used again for persons who had not been in the country long enough to vote
Letter, l882 April 25, Kostroma, Russia, to Henry Knight by Nathalie Benckendorff Kartzoff( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Invites Knight to visit Russia for the coronation of the emperor. Alexander Holley, who accompanied Knight to Europe where they met Kartzoff, informs her of his death. Holley comments on the assassins of Alexander II and of Garfield
Letters to Alexander H. Holley by Horace Greeley( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Business and home duties prevent his addressing the Whigs at Salisbury, Conn.; requests copy of proceedings of Iron Masters Meeting in Albany, New York
Coffing-Holley papers by Marcia Coffing Holley( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection contains 8 letters written to Marcia Coffing Holley and her husband, Alexander Hamilton Holley, by Maria Coffing, Marcia's sister, as well as 1 from Marcia to her brother, Joshua B. Coffing. Most of the letters relate to women's education in the mid-1830s. The collection includes a description of Maria Coffing's experiences at Grove Hall School in New Haven, Connecticut
Papers by William B Rudd( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Family correspondence including letter dated August 19, 1863 to Alexander H. Holley requesting permission to correspond with his daughter, Maria; letter dated November 6 1873, stating that the value of land owned by the Rudd family in the San Diego area of California will increase greatly when the railroad is completed and artificial water works are put in; includes articles of association of the Young Men's Association of the Village of Lyons, N.Y., dated l863
Letter, 1870 March 19, Hartford, Conn., to A.H. Holley by Marshall Jewell( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Requests Holley's assistance in the coming election; comments on the African-American vote. Includes two letters of introduction for Holley to John Jay and Robert Schenck, U.S. ministers to Vienna and London, respectively
Autograph collection by James L Howard( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Consists mostly of letters signed by Connecticut governors; those containing other than routine information have been individually cataloged
 
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Alternative Names
Alexander H. Holley American politician

Alexander H. Holley Amerikaans politicus (1804-1887)

Alexander H. Holley personnalité politique américaine

Alexander H. Holley político estadounidense

Alexander H. Holley politico statunitense

Alexander H. Holley US-amerikanischer Politiker und Jurist

Alexander H. Holley yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

Holley, A. H. (Alexander Hamilton), 1804-1887

Holley, Alexander Hamilton, 1804-1887

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English (34)