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Harris, Ira 1802-1875

Overview
Works: 39 works in 58 publications in 1 language and 284 library holdings
Genres: History  Speeches  Personal narratives  Records and correspondence  Sermons  Autographs  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E596, 326.4
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Most widely held works by Ira Harris
Confiscation of rebel property : speech of Hon. Ira Harris, of New York, in the Senate of the United States, Monday, April 14, 1862 by Ira Harris( Book )

10 editions published in 1862 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The expulsion of Senator Bright : speeches of Hon. Ira Harris, of N.Y., delivered in the Senate of the United States, January 24 and February 5, 1862 by Ira Harris( Book )

5 editions published in 1862 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abolition of distress for rent : remarks of Mr. Ira Harris of Albany, upon the bill to abolish distress for rent, &c by Ira Harris( Book )

3 editions published in 1846 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Are the southern privateersmen pirates? letter to the Hon. Ira Harris, United States senator by Charles P Daly( Book )

1 edition published in 1862 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memorial by Ira Harris( Book )

1 edition published in 1876 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speech of Mr. Harris, of Albany, in committee of the whole upon the anti-rent question : in Assembly, Feb. 4, 1846 by Ira Harris( Book )

1 edition published in 1846 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Speech of Hon. Ira Harris, of Albany, on government of cities : delivered in convention, Jan. 22, 1868 by Ira Harris( Book )

1 edition published in 1868 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Albany Law School autograph album collection( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

John Cochrane letters by John Cochrane( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter to James C. Dobbin, Secretary of the Navy, dated New York, June 9, 1855. Could not recommend a member of a Know Nothing Lodge for appointment as master joiner at the Brooklyn Navy Yard. Letter to Ira Harris, dated New York, 133 East 12th St., June 25, 1862. Is on a leave of absence for health reasons but expects to return to his regiment soon. Surprised his sister had been advocating in Washington for a promotion for him to brigadier general. Letter to N. S. Beaton, dated New York, July 31, 1865. Regarding the Contracting Board. Accompanied by engraved portrait of Cochrane
The Cortland Academy jubilee : celebrated at Homer, N.Y., July 7 & 8, 1846 by N.Y.) Cortland Academy (Homer( Book )

3 editions published in 1846 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In the Senate of the United States by United States( Book )

1 edition published in 1862 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers of Ira Harris by Ira Harris( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Legal orders, receipts, an indenture and an account of Harris and members of the Jarman, Harris, Durrett and other Albemarle County, Va., families
by Ira Harris( )

1 edition published in 1865 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter written by the New York State Senator, dated Washington, D.C., April 19, 1865, asking that Dayton Locke be permitted to visit his brother, Ulysses S. Grant's endorsement of the request, and an article dated August 17, 1885, mentioning Locke's donation of the letter to the State Historical Society of Wisconsin
In the Court of Oyer and Terminer for the County of Albany. John H. Phelps ads. the people. Bill of exceptions. : Hamilton Harris, district attorney, of counsel for the people. D. Wright and J.M. Kimball, attys. and of counsel for the prisoner by John H Phelps( Book )

1 edition published in 1855 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Trial of John H. Phelps for the murder of his wife, Eliza. The counsels for the defendant "contended that the prisoner was insane when he killed his wife, and therefore was not guilty of murder" but the jury found Phelps guilty and the court sentenced him to be hung on Jan. 19, 1855. Phelps received at least three reprieves from the governor and it has not been determined whether the execution actually took place
Albany by Ira Harris( )

1 edition published in 1863 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Recommending that Col. E. W. Rice be promoted to brigadier general
Colonel John S. Clark, testimonials & letters of recommendation( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

John E. Wool papers by John Ellis Wool( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

17 letters from John E. Wool, dated between 1811 and February 23rd, 1867. Letters are a discussion of matters relating to the military and finance, including a letter dated January 6th, 1859, which is a narrative of the Battle of Beekmantown. Correspondents include: Henry B. Dawson, Phillip B. Roberts, Ira Harris, William L. Marcy and Erastus Corning
Speech of Hon. Ira Harris, of New York, in the Senate of the United States, Monday, April 14, 1862 by Ira Harris( Book )

1 edition published in 1862 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Frederick Townsend papers by Frederick Townsend( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Frederick Townsend (1825-1897), the son of Isaiah and Hannah Townsend of Albany, New York, was a U.S. Army officer and Adjutant General of the State of New York. The collection consists of three letters to or about Townsend concerning military appointments for him; a letter to Townsend from his friend Edward Bayard Hill advising of his resignation as a Zouave to join another unit, May 9, 1861; a transcript of a letter to the Editor of the New York Daily Times on the "Defenses of New York," emended and signed by Townsend, December 2, 1859; and a diplomatic certificate requesting safe passage for Sarah Rathbone, Townsend's future wife, signed by Charles Francis Adams, London, 1863. Letters concerning Townsend's military appointments are an 1845 letter from officers of the Van Rensselaer Guards electing him as their commander and an 1866 letter from U.S. Senator Ira Harris regarding Townsend's nomination for a position; also, a letter from C.P. Van Ness to President John Tyler recommending Townsend's admission as a cadet to West Point, 1843
 
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Alternative Names
Ira Harris American politician

Ira Harris Amerikaans politicus (1802-1875)

Ira Harris amerikai szenátor

Ira Harris amerikansk advokat och politiker

Ira Harris amerikansk advokat og politikar

Ira Harris amerikansk advokat og politiker

Ira Harris politicien américain

Ira Harris US-amerikanesche Politiker

Ira Harris US-amerikanischer Jurist und Politiker

איירה האריס

ایرا هریس سیاست‌مدار و وکیل آمریکایی

Languages
English (58)