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Swift, Henry A. 1823-1869

Overview
Works: 18 works in 22 publications in 1 language and 43 library holdings
Genres: History  Registers (Lists)  Death registers  Maps  Claims  Designs and plans 
Roles: Author
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Publications about Henry A Swift
Publications by Henry A Swift
Publications by Henry A Swift, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Henry A Swift
 
Most widely held works by Henry A Swift
Annual message of Governor Swift to the Legislature of Minnesota : delivered January 11, 1864 by Minnesota( Book )
5 editions published between 1864 and 1984 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Memoir of ex-Gov. Henry A. Swift by J. Fletcher Williams( Article )
1 edition published in 1880 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Louis E. Larson and family papers by Louis E Larson( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Oversize item is an advertisement for Dan Rice's Paris Pavilion Circus, Winona (July 22, 1872)
Henry A. Swift papers by Henry A Swift( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Correspondence of this state senator and governor of Minnesota, including letters from Willis A. Gorman regarding the removal of the capital to St. Peter, from Arthur G. Chatfield on court procedure in Minnesota, from Elias F. Drake and others on Minnesota railroads, from Benjamin F. Wade on Senator Henry M. Rice's attitude toward the Civil War, and from John G. Riheldaffer on University of Minnesota affairs; a discussion of General William T. Sherman's plan for frontier defense in Minnesota in the middle 1860s; applications for positions in the Second Minnesota Cavalry; petitions for and against the incorporation of the town of St. Peter; and a letter by Swift on the establishment of a land office at St. Peter; manuscript of Swift's message to the legislature January 1864
Rudolph H. Fitz and family papers by Rudolph H Fitz( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Family letters and memorabilia of Fitz, a St. Paul (Minn.) carpenter and builder, his wife Elmina, and their son Edgar Howard Fitz, discussing daily life, religious matters, and temperance activities; diaries of Rudolph (1854-1855) and Ephraim (1874); family expense books (1861-1863); Edgar's school papers (1873-1879); and 3 architectural plans by Rudolph or Edgar (undated)
St. Paul, to President Lincoln by Henry A Swift( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1863 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Recommending Henry L. Moss as United States District Attorney
Military service records, Civil and U.S.-Dakota wars by Minnesota( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Service data on Minnesota soldiers who served during the Civil and U.S.-Dakota wars. Included are regimental rosters and lists; correspondence and official communications; recruiting reports; monthly, quarterly, and annual returns of individual units; hospital reports and letters mainly documenting state soldiers in non-Minnesota hospitals; lists of recruits credited to each town and county; quartermaster general daybooks; allotment rolls; Minnesota soldiers' interment records; U.S. Army Corps records; and lists of draftees and substitutes
Letters received from Alexander Ramsey and Henry A. Swift by Abner Lewis( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Letters received by Winona, Minnesota attorney Abner Lewis from Alexander Ramsey and Henry A. Swift in response to Lewis' inquiry regarding appointments of commissioners to oversee absentee votes of soldiers. Lewis had formerly been a judge in New York
U.S.-Dakota War of 1862 refugee claims and related records by Minnesota( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Correspondence, receipts, claims vouchers, and related records documenting claims to the state from both refugees and the private persons and organizations who provided relief to the refugees immediately following the war. Funds for the claims were taken from $25,000 approved by a Special Session of the State Legislature on September 25, 1862 for the relief of refugees driven from their homes during the U.S.-Dakota War. St. Paul banker Peter Berkey was named State Commissioner for the Distribution of the Refugee Fund, with assistance from H.A. Swift (later replaced by M.B. Stone), Jared Benson, and Daniel Basset. The legislated funds were also supplemented from collections taken in Ohio, New York, and other eastern areas
Luther L. Baxter and family papers by Luther Loren Baxter( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Ferdinand Willius and family papers by Ferdinand Willius( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
There is information on the Willius family in Bremen, Germany; Ferdinand's emigration (1853) and his activities in the East before settling (1855) in St. Paul (Minn.); and Gustav's emigration to St. Paul (1856). Subsequent papers give data on the brothers' activities in a succession of St. Paul banks: Meyer & Willius (established in 1855), F. & G. Willius (1859), Willius Brothers and [Louis L.] Dunbar (1862), the German American Bank (1873), the National German American Bank (1883), the Germania Bank (1893), and the State Savings Bank of St. Paul (1891)
A.R. McGill and family papers by A. R McGill( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The papers, concentrated in the 1880s, largely concern McGill's political career and include: Republican party activities, his gubernatorial campaigns, the Republican state conventions of 1881 and 1886, state and national politics, public issues in general, the Farmers' Alliance, the Spanish-American War, and St. Paul post office affairs
Francis M. Crosby and family papers by Francis M Crosby( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The collection offers information on his legal and judicial career; crops, livestock, machinery, and management of his farms in several Minnesota counties, especially Castle Rock Stock Farm near Farmington, Dakota County; his correspondence with the University of Minnesota Agricultural Experiment Station; the Marcus Gold Mining Company in Yavapai County, Arizona (1886-1888); state and local politics in Minnesota; social life in Wilmington (1850s) and Hastings; and his interest in Vermont Revolutionary War History
Stephen R. Riggs and family papers by Stephen Return Riggs( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Letters, reminiscences, genealogical data, and miscellany of this Presbyterian missionary, his wife Mary Ann Longley Riggs, and other family members, focusing on the Riggs' missionary service at Lake Harriet (now Minneapolis) and Lac Qui Parle, Minnesota (1837-1862), his work as an interpreter during the U.S.-Dakota War (1862), and his subsequent activities as an author of Dakota-language teaching materials
 
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Alternative Names
Henry Adoniram Swift American politician
Henry Adoniram Swift Amerikaans politicus (1823-1869)
Henry Adoniram Swift amerikansk politikar
Henry Adoniram Swift amerikansk politiker
Henry Adoniram Swift politicien américain
Henry Adoniram Swift político estadounidense
Henry Adoniram Swift politico statunitense
Henry Adoniram Swift US-amerikanischer Politiker
Henry Adoniram Swift yhdysvaltalainen poliitikko
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English (22)
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