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King, William R. (William Rufus) 1786-1853

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Works: 96 works in 158 publications in 1 language and 907 library holdings
Genres: Speeches  History  Sources  Military history  Pictorial works  Treaties  Portraits 
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Remarks of Messrs. Buchanan, King and Brown, in reply to Messrs. Davis, Preston and Clay, of Kentucky, on the subject of the currency : Senate U.S. March 6, 1840 by James Buchanan( Book )

5 editions published in 1840 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remarks of Hon. William R. King, of Alabama, on the Compromise Bill, in Senate, July 19, 1850 by William R King( Book )

2 editions published in 1850 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hon. J.C. Calhoun's letter to the Hon. W.R. King by John C Calhoun( Book )

1 edition published in 1844 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

General order( Book )

2 editions published in 1853 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

To the Democratic Republican party of Alabama by William R King( Book )

1 edition published in 1840 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speech ... on the petition of the Society of Friends, of Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, for the abolition of slavery in the District of Columbia; in Senate, March 2, 1836 by William R King( Book )

3 editions published in 1836 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

King, William Rufus, of Alabama by United States( Book )

1 edition published in 1854 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report ... for the Committee on Public lands by William R King( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Administrative files by Alabama( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This series consists of general correspondence of William Wyatt Bibb, 1818 Dec. - 1820 July. Includes informal letters from Bibb's friends Charles Tait, Nathaniel Macon and William Rufus King. Contains information on Cahaba, Ala., the port of Blakely, Ala., the state's finances, the Tombeckbe Bank, Ala., the milita and arms shipments and state and national politics. Also includes an authorization, 1820 Jan. 12, reportedly for the first money to be paid out of the governor's contingent fund
Administrative files by Alabama( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Governor is the chief executive of the state whose function is to administer the laws of the state. One of the activities used to accomplish this function is the administering of executive decisions and actions
Miscellaneous manuscripts by William R King( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Copy dated 27 February 1835--in King's hand--of a bill of sale, dated 23 December 1834, in the sum of $1400 for Negro slaves "Nace about twenty-eight years old, Ellen twenty-three years old, Richard about four years old, Elias about two years old and John about one year old and Nancy about sixty years old." Received to be recorded on 28 February 1835 and examined by William Brent, Clerk of the Circuit Court. Notarized and signed on 27 March 1835 in the District of Columbia by Justice of the Peace C.H.W. Wharton. The slaves were sold to William Carroll
Administrative files by Alabama( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This series consists of the administrative files of Governor John Gayle, containing letters, petitions, proclamations, acts, and financial records. Most of the items are letters sent to the Governor, though also included are some copies of Gayle's replies. Topics discussed include Indians, banking, road improvements, state stock, and furniture belonging to the General Assembly. The bulk of the series consists of proposals submitted to the Governor by various individuals for the printing and binding of Aiken's Digest of the Laws of the State of Ala and documents relating to the Creek Indian removal controversy
William R. King correspondence by William R King( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

by John Coffee( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The letters to John Coffee from James H. Weakley, who was the manager of Coffee's Huntsville (Ala.) Surveyor's Office, are dated from 1817-1833. Weakley discusses office matters, including land sales, surveyors' assignments, and the Indian lands. A small collection of miscellaneous and undated letters and papers include receipts, invoices, and a bill of lading. Topics include medical advice, slavery, taxes, and cotton trading. Correspondents include J.H. Eaton, Bedford and Mackey, Charles S. Savage, James Jackson, Samuel Hogg, and B.W. Mahan
Francis P. Corbin papers by Francis P Corbin( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters, bills of lading, receipts, agreements, and other materials by and to Francis P. Corbin. Letters are regarding business, family, and political matters. Includes inventory of the goods and chattels of James Hamilton, his father-in-law
Family papers by William R King( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection also includes financial and estate records of the King family. Of special interest is a notebook documenting the lives of the slaves on the King plantation. A small plat map of the estates of William Rufus and Thomas D. King and financial records of different King family accounts can also be found in the papers
Pickett's, History of Alabama and incidentally of Georgia and Mississippi: by Bertram Erwin Brown( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Many of the inserted and taped documents have been removed. Acid-free partial photocopies have been placed with the volumes to indicate their original locations, and acid-free nonbuffered paper and protective sleeves have also been inserted to protect the large number of glued materials and sketches remaining in the volumes
An address to the citizens of the Fifteenth Electoral District by Holmes( Book )

1 edition published in 1840 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Gulielmus Rufus DeVane King

King, W. R. (William Rufus), 1786-1853

King, William Rufus, 1786-1853

Uilyam Kinq

Vilijam R. King

William King

William R. King American politician

William R. King americký politik

William R. King Amerikaans politicus

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William R. King amerikansk politikar, advokat og diplomat

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William R. King amerikansk politiker, advokat og diplomat

William R. King maika-13 a Bise Presidente ti Estados Unidos iti Amerika

William R. King polític estatunidenc

William R. King politician american

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William R. King US-amerikaanschen Politiker

William R. King US-amerikanesche Politiker

William R. King US-amerikanischer Politiker, 13. Vizepräsident der USA

William R. King yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko

William Rufus de Vane King

William Rufus DeVane King politicien américain

Вилијам Р. Кинг

Вільям Руфус Кінг

Уильям Руфус Кинг американский политик, вице-президент США (1853)

Уільям Руфус Кінг

ויליאם רופוס קינג פוליטיקאי אמריקאי

وليام آر كنج سياسي أمريكي

ویلیام آر. کینگ سیاست‌مدار، وکیل، و دیپلمات آمریکایی

വില്യം ആർ. കിങ്

უილიამ კინგი

윌리엄 R. 킹

ウィリアム・キング

威廉·鲁福斯·金

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