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Swift, Henry A. 1823-1869

Overview
Works: 18 works in 22 publications in 1 language and 38 library holdings
Genres: History  Registers (Lists)  Death registers  Maps  Claims  Designs and plans 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F606, 977.604
Publication Timeline
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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 16 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
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
Francis M. Crosby and family papers by Francis M Crosby( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Oversize items include two undated Crosby genealogies; a certification (1890) of the election of Crosby as District Judge, First Judicial District; and a broadside (1909) announcing an administrator's sale of the property of William and Sarah Ballou, Wilmington, Vermont
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)
Ferdinand Willius and family papers by Ferdinand Willius( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Among other subjects covered are St. Paul business, commercial, and cultural organizations; the brothers' other business enterprises and real estate investments; the Republican party; and Christopher C. Andrews' comments on Brazil while he was in that country (1882). There is extensive information on the Willius and related families of Holterhoff, Horton, Hutz, Pfeiffer, Popple, and Waldthausen, particularly in a genealogy written (1949) by Gustav's son Frederick
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)
Luther L. Baxter and family papers by Luther Loren Baxter( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A.R. McGill and family papers by Andrew R McGill( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
There are family letters; household accounts; a few photographs; and personal papers of various members of the McGill family and the related James Wilson and Charles Martin families in Pennsylvania; accounts for soldiers' pay and clothing kept by Charles Martin as commander at Fort le Bouef, Pennsylvania (1794-1797); financial records of the "St. Peter Tribune;" and other papers concerning legal matters, social events, and civic affairs of Nicollet County and St. Peter (Minn.)
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
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
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
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 1862 Dakota Conflict, and his subsequent activities as an author of Dakota-language teaching materials
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
 
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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 politico statunitense
Henry Adoniram Swift US-amerikanesche Politiker
Henry Adoniram Swift US-amerikanischer Politiker
Languages
English (22)
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