WorldCat Identities

Moore, Gabriel 1790-1844

Overview
Works: 33 works in 41 publications in 1 language and 156 library holdings
Genres: Speeches in Congress  History  Sources  Surveys  Archives  Claims 
Classifications: E381, 973.56
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posthumous Publications by Gabriel Moore, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Gabriel Moore
Address of gabriel moore to the freemen of alabama by Gabriel Moore ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Militia files by Alabama ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Ala. Governor acts as the Commander-in-Chief of the State Militia. This series consists of correspondence and petitions concerning the militia and military affairs. Many of the letters request the provision of public arms. Several letters discuss conflicts between settlers and Creek Indians in Shelby Co. 1830 Mar
Family papers by Frederick Weedon ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The second accession consists of 66 items, 1823-1951, most of which have been transcribed by Patricia R. Wickman, author of Osceola's Legacy. It is divided into two sub-series: the Frederick Weedon papers, 1823-1849; and the Hamilton M. Weedon papers, 1854-1951. The Frederick Weedon papers consist of 16 items, chiefly letters to Weedon. Of particular interest are Weedon's diary fragments describing the death of Osceola and three certifications attesting to Weedon's possession of the head of Osceola. In an 1839 letter, L.N. Fowler inquires whether Weedon would be willing to part with the heads of Osceola and Uchee Billy
Clement Comer Clay papers by Clement Comer Clay ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter to Major Gabriel Moore, Washington, Miss. Territory relating incidents of military operations of General Jackson against the Creek Indians
Papers by John Test ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection also includes some financial receipts, plat maps of Mobile, and printed materials such as bills before the U.S. Congress
Four letters concerning the Territory of Mississippi three of which were directed to David Holmes, then territorial governo by Columbia University ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Allen B. McAlhany. : April 3, 1828. Mr. Moore, of Alabama, from the Committee on Private Land Claims, to which the subject had been referred, made the following report by United States ( Book )
1 edition published in 1828 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence by Alabama ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Topics discussed include slavery, public lands, banks and banking, the militia, Indian affairs, internal improvements, surveys of boundary lines with Ga. and Fla., social welfare, state finances, the 1840s war with Mexico and the Civil War. Of particular interest are Gov. Gabriel Moore's views on prison reform, Gov. Gayle's position on the removal of white settlers from Creek Indian lands in 1833, the removal of the Cherokee Indians from the state, Ala.'s participation in the Mexican War, and the Civil War. The bulk of the Governors' incoming correspondence is described in the various series of each Governor's administration
Reward files by Alabama ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This series consists of two letters concerning rewards offered by the Governor for the apprehension of criminals. Included is a letter from A.B. Cooper of Claiborne, Ala. to James Dellet describing the escape of a male slave named "Harry" from the jail where he was being held for the murder of "Foster". It was believed that the escape was aided by Harry's master "Garner". The letter contains a description of Harry and asks for assistance in apprehending the escapee. Dellet forwarded the letter to Moore for the Governor's attention
Speech of Mr. Moore, of Alabama, on his amendment to the bill limiting the sales of the public lands : delivered in Senate of the United States, February 1, 1837 by Gabriel Moore ( Book )
1 edition published in 1837 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter, 1836 by Gabriel Moore ( )
1 edition published in 1836 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter requests that Secretary of the Navy Dickerson appoint Joseph M. McAffry as a midshipman
Correspondence of Secretary James Thornton by Alabama ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
James Thornton served as the Secretary of State of Ala. from 1824 to 1834. This series consists of two letters sent to Thornton. One letter, 1831 Oct. 18, from former governor Gabriel Moore, asks Thornton to send Moore a certificate of election confirming his election to the U.S. Senate
Pardons, parole and clemency files by Alabama ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This series contains numerous letters and petitions requesting a pardon for Thomas Waddle of Lauderdale Co. who was sentenced to death for the murder of James May. Other criminals discussed include William Brasil (Brazil?), Charles Collier, Benjamin Eaton Frazier, Harrison Hood, and Moses Roberson. Other interesting cases include jailer John Huddleston fined for the negligent escape of prisoner Henry Augustine, John Patterson convicted for betting at cards and backgammon, and Adam Sheffield of St. Clair Co. convicted of violating stray livestock regulations
Administrative files by Alabama ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A number of letters concern internal improvements of roads and river navigation, especially the work of the Board of Internal Improvements. Included is a letter from Ga. governor George Gilmer concerning navigation of the Chattahoochee and Coosa Rivers, a copy of a letter to Miss. governor G.C. Brandon concerning plans for a Tennessee-Tombigbee River canal, warrants concerning road work performed from Coffeeville to Mobile and from Greensboro to Mobile, and a Board of Internal Improvements account with J.A. Dumeste for an 1830 examination of the Coosa River
 
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Alternative Names
Moore, Gabriel, ca. 1785-1845
Moore, Mr. (Gabriel), approximately 1785-1845
Languages
English (32)