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Perkins, Simon 1771-1844

Overview
Works: 33 works in 43 publications in 1 language and 327 library holdings
Genres: Surveys  History  Sources  Records and correspondence  Archives  Registers  Diaries  Personal narratives 
Classifications: Z1215, 320.9771
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posthumous Publications by Simon Perkins, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Simon Perkins
Facts in relation to the seat of justice of the county of Summit by Rufus P Spalding ( Book )
1 edition published in 1842 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
War of 1812 : collection of papers ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Correspondence relating to various military and political aspects of the War of 1812, and records of the 4th Division, Ohio Militia, including payroll lists, petitions, court-martial proceedings, surgeon's inventories, and quartermaster reports. Correspondents include Ensign Church, David Clendenin, W.W. Colgreave, Peter Hitchcock, Return J. Meigs, and Simon Perkins
John A. Rockwell papers by John A Rockwell ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Personal and professional papers of John Arnold Rockwell, chiefly his incoming and outgoing correspondence. The papers document Rockwell's legal career; the development of the U.S. Court of Claims; politics and the Constitutional Union Party of 1860; land development, (particularly in Illinois, Indiana, Ohio, and Michigan), transportation, (including land grants in aid of canals and railroads such as the Illinois Central and the projected Pacific Railroads), mining, and banking. Correspondents include John William Allen; Reverdy Johnson, Charles William Rockwell, Dixwell Latrhop, a member of the Rockwell Land Company and one of the founders of Rockwell Colony in La Salle, Ill., and others. Also included are a letterbook, plats, Dixwell Lathrop's notebooks, newspaper clippings, and the legal brief in the case of the United States, appellants vs. Charles Fossatt, regarding the New Almaden Quicksilver Mines (1857)
Papers by Perkins family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Joseph Perkins' papers include business correspondence, building construction contracts, land, tenement, and office leases, financial statements and business records, maps and surveys, cancelled land contracts and cancelled checks. Jacob Perkins' papers include voluminous correspondence, and accounts and receipts of business affairs. Jacob Bishop Perkins' papers include correspondence, legal papers, contracts, deeds, leases, maps, and surveys, all pertaining primarily to his affairs as a real estate owner and builder in Cleveland. Other family papers include school books, letter books, estate papers, genealogical information, a scrapbook on the early settlement of the Western Reserve, business papers of Joseph's son Douglas and a Civil War diary by another son Charles. Also included are photographs, diaries, trip journals, correspondence from Simon and Nancy Perkins, financial journals, ledgers and account books of Stephen E. Brooks, as well as material relating to the Cleveland, Warren & Pittsburgh RR, the Chicago, Danville & Vincennes RR, the Cleveland Female Seminary, the Cleveland Board of Park Commissioners, the Hill Clutch Co. and the Walker Mfg. Co
War of 1812 : collection of papers ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Consists primarily of accounts between the United States and various military paymasters, 1812-1815, mostly signed by Lieut. David Clendenin, paymaster, Poland, Ohio. Includes correspondence, regimental orders, muster, regiment, and pay rolls, newspaper clippings, and lists of soldiers in various companies (including rolls of 18 companies stationed in Massachusetts and a roll of Vermont militiamen)
Letter book : Springfield, Mass by Simon Perkins ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter book of the Springfield office of Perkins & Brown (John), wool merchants. Contains 217 ALS dating from May 23 to September 28, 1849; five ALS dating from 1851-1852; and two cancelled drafts on the Western Reserve Bank dated 1834
Papers by Calvin Pease ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence, court dockets and other legal papers, tax and financial records, land deeds and agreements, field notes, and other papers, relating to Pease's activities as a lawyer and judge. Includes field notes and lists of lands in the Western Reserve belonging to Gideon Granger, Pease's brother-in-law, and land deeds and agreements and letters concerning land transactions, particularly in Trumbull Co., Ohio. Included are a list of early stockholders of the Western Reserve Bank, records of the proceedings of the Pennsylvania-Ohio canal convention of 1833 and the constitution of the Warren Library Company
Papers by Simon Perkins ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters, Sept. 1, 1829, Feb. 16 and April 30, 1842, from Simon Perkins, Warren, O., to William Leffingwell, New Haven, Conn., and J.G.W. Trumbull, Norwich, Conn., relative to land speculation and prices in Ohio and the election of Joshua R. Giddings
Report of the Commissioners of the Canal Fund by Ohio ( Book )
1 edition published in 1827 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Annual report of the Canal Fund Commissioners by Ohio ( Book )
1 edition published in 1831 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Lemuel Punderson papers by Lemuel Punderson ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Consists of correspondence, contracts and deeds to land in the Western Reserve, powers of attorney, and receipts. Also includes some correspondence from Amzi Atwater, Benjamin Dwight, Asa Gilbert, Silas Hotchkiss, Andrew Hull, Jared Kirtland, Turhand Kirtland, William Lattimore, Charles Parker, Robert B. Parkman, and Simon Perkins
Papers by Simon Perkins ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence, land agreements, promissory notes, powers of attorney, deeds, field books, surveys, financial accounts, receipts, ledgers, daybooks, and other papers, relating to Perkins' career as surveyor and general land agent for the Erie Land Company. Includes account books and business papers of his sons Henry B., Jacob, and Joseph Perkins, and his grandson Jacob Bishop Perkins
Zalmon Fitch papers by Zalmon Fitch ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence, contracts, surveys, financial calculations, tax records, receipts, promissory notes, sight drafts, insurance policies, powers of attorney, and miscellaneous legal papers, relating to Fitch's activities as a land agent; records of the Bank of Cleveland and the Western Reserve Bank; correspondence concerning the Banks of Geauga, Geneva, Orleans, and St. Clair, the Cleveland and Pittsburgh Railroad, and the Cleveland, Columbus, and Cincinnati Railroad; correspondence and transactions of Simon Perkins, Elihu Spencer, and William Williams; and copies of letters, a will, affidavits, and an essay pertaining to John Fitch, inventor of the steamboat
Papers by Samuel Huntington ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Justice of the Ohio Supreme Court and Governor of Ohio. Personal, business, and political correspondence; land deeds; township maps; and clippings, relating to Huntington's family, his college and law careers in Connecticut, emigration to Ohio, militia activities, road building, canals, public improvements, Indians, settlement, Ohio Territorial government, U.S. Supreme Court cases, politics, War of 1812, and Huntington's gubernatorial term and court career
Papers by Ethan Allen Brown ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Indiana state legislator, governor of Ohio, U.S. Senator, and U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Brazil. Correspondence relating to land transactions, Burr-Blennerhassett conspiracy, Indiana, and Brown's elections as Ohio governor and U.S. Senate. Also gubernatorial constituent correspondence; comments on popular concerns; routine departmental and administrative correspondence; and papers concerning Brown's career in the U.S. Senate, re. canals, public improvements, and politics
Abraham Tappan papers by Abraham Tappan ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence relating to land transactions, surveys and politics in the Western Reserve; and field notes made by Tappan while surveying Henry Champion's land in Concord Township, the road from the Muskingum River to Lake Erie, the road from the mouth of the Grand River to Warren, Ohio, and areas west of the Cuyahoga River and north of the Tuscarawas River
Annual report of the Commisoners of the Ohio Canal Fund. January 19, 1838 by Ohio ( Book )
1 edition published in 1838 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Report of the Commissioners of the Canal Fund, Jan. 7, 1833 by Ohio ( Book )
1 edition published in 1833 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Walworth family papers by Walworth family ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Consists of correspondence, financial records, legal records, official documents, architectural drawings and various ephemera. Contains detailed correspondence concerning land transactions for the Connecticut Land Company; records of the post offices of Painesville, Ohio, and Cleveland, Ohio; records of the Port of Cuyahoga; records of the Circuit Court of Geauga County, Ohio, Corporation of the Village of Cleveland, and the Cleveland School House; records of the Cleveland Branch of the Erie Bank of Pennsylvania; land valuations and tax lists for Cleveland and the Fire Lands; and legal records of Litchfield County, Connecticut, and New London County, Connecticut. Correspondents include William Eldredge, Frederick Miner, Gideon Granger, Calvin Pease, Samuel Huntington, David Abbott, Nathaniel Ledyard, Lewis Cass, Oliver Phelps, Charles P. Barnum, Lewis Morgan, and Oliver Forward. A calendar of correspondents is included in the register to the collection. Insight into the social relations of the Walworths and their relations, including the Dunlap, Beattie, Strickland, Keyes, Wren, and Avery families, is seen through the correspondence between the women in the Walworth family
 
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