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Marshall, William Rainey 1825-1896

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Works: 55 works in 60 publications in 2 languages and 120 library holdings
Genres: Claims  History  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author
Classifications: J87,
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Northern Pacific Railroad : statement of its resources and merits, as presented to the Pacific Railroad Committee of Congress, H.R. by Northern Pacific Railroad Company( Book )
4 editions published in 1868 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Annual message of Governor Marshall to the Legislature of Minnesota, delivered January 10, 1867 by Minnesota( Book )
1 edition published in 1867 in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Special message of Governor Marshall in relation to the state railroad bonds. Transmitted to the Legislature of Minnesota February 1, 1869 by Minnesota( Book )
1 edition published in 1869 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Annual message of Governor Marshall to the Legislature of Minnesota, delivered January 10, 1868 by Minnesota( Book )
2 editions published in 1868 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Annual message of Governor Marshall to the Legislature of Minnesota, delivered January 7, 1869 by Minnesota( Book )
1 edition published in 1869 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Annual message of Governor Miller and inaugural address of Governor Marshall, to the Legislature of Minnesota by Minnesota( Book )
1 edition published in 1866 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Annual message of Governor Marshall to the Legislature of Minnesota, delivered January 7, 1870 by Minnesota( Book )
1 edition published in 1870 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Obituaries by Minnesota Historical Society( Article )
1 edition published in 1901 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Alexander H. Cathcart and family papers by Alexander Henry Cathcart( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Family letters (1850-1876) and genealogical data of Cathcart, a St. Paul merchant, and his family. Letters (1903-1921) of Cathcart's grandson, Lewis Henry Maxfield, describe a naval cruise around the world (1907-1909), naval duty in the Caribbean and South America (1910-1912), World War I service as a dirigible pilot (1917-1920), and development of the ZR-2 dirigible in England (1920-1921). Also included are clippings and letters concerning Maxfield's death in the unsuccessful trial flight of the ZR-2 (August 24, 1921)
Horace Austin and family papers by Horace Austin( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Correspondence, photographs, reports, clippings, appointments, and financial and legal papers (mainly 1870-1879) concerning Austin, his daughters Helen and Leonora, and his son Herbert. There is data on Austin's Minnesota governorship (1870-1874), his activities as third auditor in the U.S. Treasury Department (1870s), state and national politics, corruption in the administration of President Ulysses S. Grant, the Hayes-Tilden presidential election contest (1876), civil service reform, Austin's Minnesota real estate investments, women's suffrage, recollections (February-March, 1898) of Henry H. Sibley's 1863 expedition against the Dakota Indians, family activities, and Herbert's positions as purchasing agent for the city of St. Paul (1916, 1934) and for the state of Minnesota (1925, 1931). Included in the volume are early photographs of Austin and typed excerpts and summaries of four messages to the Minnesota Legislature (1871-1874). Correspondents include Jacob V. Brower, Edwin W. Dike, Ignatius Donnelly, Mark H. Dunnell, Loren Fletcher, Mark D. Flower, Charles M. Loring, William R. Marshall, Andrew R. McGill, Joseph K. Moore, John Sherman (Secretary of the Treasury), Horace B. Strait, and William Windom. Austin was a Republican
Letter to Abraham Lincoln from William R. Marshall : endorsement of George A. Nourse ( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Handwritten letter addressed to "Abraham Lincoln, Pres't Elect of the United States," headed "Office of the Daily Press, St. Paul Feb. 22, 1861" and signed by Wm. R. Marshall. Recommends George A. Nourse, Esq. for the office of U.S. District Attorney for Minnesota. Docketed on verso: "W.R. Marshall editor of Daily Press, Republican candidate for Delegate to Congress in 1855." Autograph letter signed (ALS)
James Wickes Taylor papers : 1834-1957 by James W Taylor( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
They provide information on the reciprocal relations of trade and transportation between the United States and Canada; the proposed annexation of Canada or of the Selkirk Colony (Red River Settlement) by the U.S. (1867-1870); the Red River Rebellion (1869-1870), the Fenian invasion of Manitoba (1871), and the Riel Rebellion (1885); the Hudson's Bay Company; the northern boundary of Minnesota; the building of railroads in the West, particularly on the Minnesota, Canadian, and transcontinental routes, and especially the St. Paul and Pacific and Northern Pacific railroads; the establishment of military forts and reservations; Indian cultural and government relations matters; his supervision of the consular agencies and customs offices along the U.S.-Canada border; and economic activities, natural resources, agriculture, and internal improvements in Canada, particularly Manitoba
Nathaniel Pitt Langford and family papers by Nathaniel Pitt Langford( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Correspondence, diaries, genealogical data, clippings, and other papers relating to the family of Langford, a Minnesota and Montana pioneer and banker. Included are data regarding the family's life in New York before migrating to the Lake Pepin area of Minnesota in 1854; on numerous aspects of life in Minnesota Territory (1854-1857); and on Nathaniel's career as Montana collector of internal revenue and on lawlessness and vigilante activity there (1863-1869)
Thomas Simpson papers by Thomas Simpson( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Letters from seven governors of Minnesota and a United States senator from that state about miscellaneous matters, including the transportation of soldiers during the Civil War and the State Normal School at Winona, Minnesota
Letter to Abraham Lincoln from William R. Marshall : endorsement of C. F. Buck ( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1861 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Handwritten letter headed St. Paul, Min., dated Feb. 15, 1861 and signed "Wm. R. Marshall, Ed. St. Paul Daily Press" Recommends "Hon. C. F. Buck of Winona in this state" for the position of U. S. Marshal for Minnesota. Docketed on verso. Autograph letter signed (ALS)
William Rainey Marshall papers by William Rainey Marshall( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Correspondence, newspaper clippings, a diary, muster rolls and certificates of appointment, and other papers of a Civil War general from Minnesota who also saw service in the U.S-Dakota War and who later served as governor of Minnesota
John Nicols and family papers by John Nicols( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Correspondence, diaries (1862, 1864, 1869), accounts, and genealogical data of this merchant and politician of Maryland (1835-1846) and St. Paul, Minnesota (1855-1873), and of his wife Caroline (d. 1845) and family
Political history of Minnesota, from 1847 to 1862 by John Phillips Owens( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
An unpublished book draft (862 p.) on the formation and early history of Minnesota territory and state. It focuses primarily on political events, but also includes data on such subjects as business and journalistic enterprises, economic conditions, transportation, settlement, and Indian relations. A second segment deals with the early history of railroad enterprises and legislation (ca. 1856-1871)
Stephen R. Riggs and family papers by Stephen Return Riggs( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Included is extensive correspondence with Riggs and Longley family members; letters from other missionaries in Minnesota and Dakota Territory; letters from Minnesota and national political leaders; letters from religious organizations, especially the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions, the American Bible Society, and the American Tract Society; and many letters from Indians, most in the Dakota language. There is also information on the Civil War, settlement of Indian claims for land and money, and the publication of Riggs' writings, and a set of biographical sketches of American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions missionaries
 
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Alternative Names
William Rainey Marshall American politician
William Rainey Marshall Amerikaans politicus (1825-1896)
William Rainey Marshall amerikansk politikar
William Rainey Marshall amerikansk politiker
William Rainey Marshall politico statunitense
William Rainey Marshall US-amerikanesche Politiker
William Rainey Marshall US-amerikanischer Politiker
Languages
English (37)
German (1)
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