Buxton, Ralph P. (Ralph Potts) 1826-1900
Most widely held works by Ralph P Buxton
Ralph P. Buxton papers, 1735-1916 (bulk 1830s-1890s) by Ralph P Buxton ( )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The collection includes legal, political, and personal papers of Buxton and of his family, chiefly 1830s through 1890s. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence, record books, and legal papers related to law practice. Political correspondence is chiefly after 1865, with a small amount discussing sectional issues before that. A variety of business papers is included: household accounts, papers concerning banking and textile investments, and other items. The collection also contains many letters from and papers of Buxton's brother, Jarvis (1820-1903), Episcopal minister of Asheville, N.C.; volumes containing published and unpublished manuscript poetry of his wife, Rebecca (Bledsoe) Buxton, and her scattered mamoranda, 1858-1869; and a bank account book of the Cumberland County, N.C., public debt, 1897.
In the House of Representatives, fifty-fourth Congress, Cyrus Thompson, contestant, vs. John G. Shaw, contestee : from the third congressional district of North Carolina : brief for contestee by John Gilbert Shaw ( Book )
1 edition published in 1895 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Banks and banking Buxton, Jarvis,--1820-1902 Clergy Contested elections Economic history Episcopal Church Families--Social life and customs History Home economics--Accounting Lawyers Lawyers--Political activity North Carolina North Carolina--Asheville North Carolina--Cumberland County North Carolina--Fayetteville Political science Shaw, John Gilbert,--1859-1932 Textile industry Thompson, Cyrus,--1855-1930 United States.--Congress.--House Women poets Women--Social life and customs