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|Genre/forme :||Letters (correspondence)
|Personne nommée :||Jacob Brinkerhoff; N P Chipman; Thomas Corwin; Samuel Ryan Curtis; James W Grimes; Abraham Lincoln; Abraham Lincoln|
|Format :||Document mixte|
|Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs :||
Samuel Ryan Curtis; Jacob Brinkerhoff; N P Chipman; Thomas Corwin; James W Grimes; Henry B Curtis; Samuel S Curtis
|Numéro OCLC :||122644214|
|Notes :||The papers were contained in a scrapbook labeled "S. R. Curtis. Individual Scrap Book #1, 1853-1861."|
|Description :||59 pieces : also a scrapbook.|
Correspondents include John W. Noble, Norton Parker Chipman, James W. Grimes, and others.
Also included are: Curtis' letter to the Association of the Soldiers of the Mexican War (1854) recounting his views on the war; documents related to his work for the cities of St. Louis and St. Joseph (Mo.) (1850 and 1853), a group of letters of introduction written by Thomas Corwin on behalf of Curtis in 1854, and scattered materials related to Curtis's congressional career.
The collection also contains newspapers clippings and copies of the two pamphlets: Remarks of Hon. Samuel R. Curtis of Iowa on the Bill granting pensions to soldiers who served in the last war with Great Britain and the Indian Wars (1856) and Address of Hon. Samuel R. Curtis to the People of 1st Congressional District of Iowa. (July 28, 1861) announcing his resignation from the Congress.
Also included are letters addressed to Samuel Stephen Curtis. The letters deal with his post-war career, including letters written by various officials in response to his attempt to have a Nebraska fort named after his father.
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- Brinkerhoff, Jacob, -- 1810-1880 -- Correspondence.
- Chipman, N. P. -- (Norton Parker), -- 1836-1924 -- Correspondence.
- Corwin, Thomas, -- 1794-1865 -- Correspondence.
- Curtis, Samuel Ryan, -- 1805-1866 -- Archives.
- Grimes, James W. -- (James Wilson), -- 1816-1872 -- Correspondence.
- Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865 -- Election, 1860 -- Iowa.
- Lincoln, Abraham, -- 1809-1865.
- Republican Party (Iowa) -- History -- Sources.
- Generals -- United States -- Archives.
- Legislators -- United States -- Archives.
- Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Veterans -- Societies, etc.
- Politicians -- Iowa -- Archives.
- Presidents -- United States -- Iowa -- Election -- 1860.
- Iowa -- History -- 19th century -- Sources.
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Sources.
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Veterans -- Correspondence.