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Morgan, Edwin Barber 1806-1881

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Works: 17 works in 24 publications in 1 language and 86 library holdings
Genres: Speeches in Congress  History 
Classifications: E435,
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Mr. Fillmore's political history and position speech of Hon. E.B. Morgan, of New York, in U.S. House of Representatives, August 4, 1856 by Edwin Barber Morgan ( Book )
5 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collection by Edwin Barber Morgan ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Edwin B. Morgan papers by Edwin Barber Morgan ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers concerned principally with elections in the 25th Congressional District of New York (Cayuga County) in 1850; Morgan's platform included high protectionism, free soil, and the repeal of the Fugitive Slave Law; he was defeated by Thomas Y. How, the Loco-Foco candidate. Includes material on the Whig nominating convention in Homer, details of the campaign, and Morgan's defeat. Also, material relating to Cornell University and to Wells College and Aurora, New York; later papers deal with state and national politics and the 1852 elections. Also includes letters from Horace Greeley, William Seward, Ezra Cornell, Edward Selkreg, Joseph Esty, Henry Morghan, and local politicians
Papers by Edwin Barber Morgan ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Collection contains original letters, including one from "Cordaroy" and refers to a presidential order extending the length of service of Union regiments from three months to two years. Another letter, from Corporal Joseph Adams, describes the capture of Corinth, Miss. Another correspondent, Sgt. Johnson McDowell, expresses optimism about the war's outcome, and another item appoints Morgan as correspondent of the Bureau of Military Statistics. Morgan was a patron of education and received correspondence from Nelson M. Holbrook concerning school book publications. Other letters from Salem Town to Congressmen Barber express political opinions and touch on other topics such as the Kansas question, John Brown's Raid, the 1860 election, and a group of Northen sharpshooters
 
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English (24)