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|Named Person:||Sarah Dwight Bancroft; Elizabeth Davis Bancroft; Aaron Bancroft; Eliza Bancroft Davis; John Davis; Lucretia Bancroft Farnum; George Jr Bancroft; John Chandler Bancroft; Bancroft family.; Dwight family.; Ann Bancroft; Mary Bancroft; Thomas Bancroft; Alexander Bliss; William Davis Bliss; T Hartley Crawford; Jonathan Edwards Dwight; Jane Putnam Bancroft Gherardi; D Goodwin; William Murphy; Henry Rowe Schoolcraft; C C Trowbridge; Baxter Witter; Levi Woodbury; Louis Philippe, King of the French; Otto Bismark, Fürst von|
|Document Type:||Archival Material|
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|Description:||7 linear ft.|
Correspondence documents his appointments as Minister to Great Britain in 1849 and Minister to Berlin, 1849-1867. There is also a series of letters to his wife in 1847 discussing French politics in detail as well as his reaction to French historians and philosophers. In addition, the collection contains a large number of autographed letters from persons prominent in public affairs and the literary world in Europe and America, 1817-1886; albums of photographs of the German royal family and others; bronze plaque honoring Bancroft; 90th birthday scrapbook; guest book, 1894-1899; and two letters, 1941, to Wilder D. Bancroft from the U.S. Navy regarding the launching of a ship named for George Bancroft. Included is correspondence by or about Ann Bancroft, Mary Bancroft, Sarah Bancroft, Thomas Bancroft, Alexander Bliss, William Bliss, T. Hartley Crawford, Jonathan Dwight, Jane Putnam Bancroft Gherardi, D. Goodwin, William Murphy, Henry Schoolcraft, Charles C. Trowbridge, Baxter Witter, and Levi Woodbury.
- Bancroft, Sarah Dwight.
- Bancroft, Elizabeth Davis.
- Bancroft, Aaron.
- Davis, Eliza Bancroft.
- Davis, John.
- Farnum, Lucretia Bancroft.
- Bancroft, George, Jr.
- Bancroft, John Chandler.
- Bancroft family.
- Dwight family.
- Bancroft, Ann.
- Bancroft, Mary.
- Bancroft, Thomas.
- Bliss, Alexander.
- Bliss, William Davis, -- 1826-1886.
- Crawford, T. Hartley.
- Dwight, Jonathan Edwards, -- 1759-1800?
- Gherardi, Jane Putnam Bancroft.
- Goodwin, D.
- Murphy, William.
- Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, -- 1793-1864.
- Trowbridge, C. C. -- (Charles Christopher), -- 1800-1883.
- Witter, Baxter.
- Woodbury, Levi, -- 1789-1851.
- Louis Philippe, -- King of the French, -- 1773-1850.
- Bismark, Otto, -- Fürst von, -- 1815-1898.
- Bank of Michigan.
- Little, Brown and Company.
- History, Modern -- 19th century.
- History publishing.
- Cabinet officers -- United States.
- Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
- United States -- History -- 19th century.
- United States -- President (1845-1849 : Polk)
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
- Diplomatic and consular service, American.
- France -- History -- 19th century.
- France -- History -- Louis Philip, 1830-1848.
- France -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
- France -- Politics and government -- 1830-1848.
- Massachusetts -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
- Governors -- Massachusetts.
- Washington (D.C.) -- Social life and customs.