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Usher, John Palmer 1816-1889

Overview
Works: 58 works in 69 publications in 1 language and 479 library holdings
Genres: Trials, litigation, etc  Archives  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E467.1.U78, 973.71
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Palmer Usher
President Lincoln's cabinet by John Palmer Usher( Book )

3 editions published in 1925 in English and held by 87 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the matter of the resolutions of both houses of Congress touching the operation of the Union Pacific Railroad and branches : letter to the president by John Palmer Usher( Book )

1 edition published in 1878 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pacific railroads: their operation as one continuous line. Arguments in behalf of the Kansas Pacific Railway, before the House Committee on the Pacific Railroad by Artemas H Holmes( Book )

2 editions published in 1878 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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In the Circuit Court of the United States, district of Nebraska, the Kansas Pacific Railway Company, and the Denver Pacific Railway and Telegraph Company, vs. the Union Pacific Railway Company : in equity by Kansas Pacific Railway Company( Book )

3 editions published between 1876 and 1877 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mr. Usher to the chairman of the Judiciary Committee of the Senate by John Palmer Usher( Book )

2 editions published in 1878 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of the architect on the United States Capitol extension and the new dome accompanying the annual report of the Secretary of the Interior for the year 1864 by United States( Book )

1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Pacific railroads : their operation as one continuous line. Argument in behalf of the Kansas Pacific railway, before the House Committee on the Pacific railroad by John Palmer Usher( Book )

1 edition published in 1878 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To his excellency the governor of the state of Kansas: Sir: - The Union Pacific Railway Company, Eastern Division, in view of the condition of its affairs by John Palmer Usher( Book )

1 edition published in 1867 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Kansas Pacific Railroad Company and the Denver Pacific Railway and Telegraph Company vs. the Union Pacific Railway : brief of J.P. Usher for complainant by John Palmer Usher( Book )

1 edition published in 1874 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the honorable the Judiciary Committee of the Senate of the United States by John Palmer Usher( Book )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

They knew Lincoln by William Monroe Balch( Book )

1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Palmer Usher : Lincoln's Secretary of the Interior by Elmo Richardson( Book )

2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Davis papers by David Davis( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Primarily copies of correspondence, legal documents, speeches, pamphlets, and newsclippings relating to Davis family matters or to Davis's career as a lawyer; a judge in the Eighth Judicial Circuit of Illinois, 1848-1862; Abraham Lincoln's campaign manager; Associate Justice of the U.S. Supreme Court, 1862-1877; and U.S. Senator, 1877-1883. Most materials were collected by Willard L. King while writing a biography of Davis. Also present are a few original Davis items plus correspondence, prepublication manuscript, and reviews relating to King's book, 1950s-1964. Topics of the Davis materials include social and economic conditions in Illinois; life in Bloomington, Ill., and family affairs; political parties, especially the Whig and Republican parties, nationally and in Illinois; presidential campaigns and elections (1856-1876); Mormons in Illinois; the Mexican War; Davis's circuit-riding relationship with Lincoln, his riding partner; the antislavery movement; the rivalry between Norman B. Judd and John Wentworth; the Lincoln-Douglas debates; newspaper activities in Missouri and Chicago during the 1860s; the Civil War and particularly Missouri during the war; Davis as the administrator of Lincoln's estate; and the selection of a successor to Chief Justice Chase
Interest on bonds issued to the Pacific railroad companies : communication to the Judiciary Committee of the U.S. Senate by John Palmer Usher( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
John Palmer Usher Amerikaans advocaat (1816-1889)

John Palmer Usher amerikansk advokat

John Palmer Usher politicien américain

John Palmer Usher US-amerikanischer Politiker

Usher, J. P. (John Palmer), 1816-1889

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Languages
English (48)