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William C. Rives papers, 1674-1939

Author: William C Rives; Francis Walker; Thomas Walker
Edition/Format:   Archival material : Microfilm : English
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Correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, writings, financial records, printed matter, scrapbooks, and other papers of Rives pertaining to Jacksonianism, Whig political movement, Southern politics, slavery, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and diplomatic relations with France. Includes diaries, journals, and correspondence of members of the Rives family; a draft of Rives's History of the life and times of James
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Genre/Form: Correspondence
Surveys
Named Person: James Barbour; David Campbell; James Fenimore Cooper; Edward Everett; Millard Fillmore; James Hamilton; William Henry Harrison; Adam Hoops; Andrew Jackson; Andrew Jackson; Robert Jackson; Peter Jefferson; Thomas Jefferson; Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier Lafayette, marquis de; Abbott Lawrence; Hugh Swinton Legaré; Andrew Lewis; William Berkeley Lewis; Dolley Madison; James Madison; James Madison; J M Mason; James Monroe; Nathaniel Niles; Edmund Pendleton; Thomas Ritchie; John Tyler; Martin Van Buren; Daniel Webster; Robert C Winthrop; George Washington; Reeve family.; Rives family.
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: William C Rives; Francis Walker; Thomas Walker
OCLC Number: 78470693
Language Note: Collection material in English.
Reproduction Notes: Microfilm produced from originals in the Manuscript Division. Washington, D.C. : Library of Congress Photoduplication Service, 1971.
Description: 50,400 items. 172 containers. 7 microfilm reels. 68.6 linear feet.

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Correspondence, diaries, journals, speeches, writings, financial records, printed matter, scrapbooks, and other papers of Rives pertaining to Jacksonianism, Whig political movement, Southern politics, slavery, the Civil War, Reconstruction, and diplomatic relations with France. Includes diaries, journals, and correspondence of members of the Rives family; a draft of Rives's History of the life and times of James Madison (1868-1873); and a draft of his unpublished autobiography. Correspondents include James Barbour; David Campbell; James Fenimore Cooper; Edward Everett; Millard Fillmore; James Hamilton; William Henry Harrison; Andrew Jackson; Thomas Jefferson; Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert du Motier, the marquis de Lafayette; Abbott Lawrence; Hugh Swinton Legaré; William Berkeley Lewis; Dolley Madison; James Madison; J.M. Mason; James Monroe; Nathaniel Niles; Thomas Ritchie; John Tyler; Martin Van Buren; Daniel Webster; and Robert C. Winthrop.

Papers of Thomas Walker and his son, Francis Walker, consist chiefly of financial records along with correspondence, a diary, journal, surveyor's notebooks, printed matter, and other papers. Thomas Walker's papers document his activities as a merchant, planter, and land speculator of Virginia. Francis Walker's papers relate chiefly to his service as U.S. representative from Virginia, legal affairs, and family matters. Papers pertaining to their association with the Dismal Swamp Canal Company and the Loyal Land Company include a journal kept by Thomas Walker during his exploration of the Loyal Land Company's holdings in Kentucky in 1750. Also includes his surveyor's notebooks and plats made as deputy surveyor of Augusta County, Va.; financial records kept by Walker as commissary-general to Virginia troops during the French and Indian War, 1754-1763; a report of the Virginia commissioners on negotiations with the Ohio Indians at Fort Pitt in 1775; and accounts pertaining to Peter Jefferson's estate. Correspondents include Adam Hoops, Robert Jackson, Thomas Jefferson, Andrew Lewis, James Madison, James Monroe, Edmund Pendleton, and George Washington.

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