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Smith, Persifor Frazer 1798-1858

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Works: 50 works in 76 publications in 2 languages and 637 library holdings
Genres: Music  Sources  History  Pictorial works  Archives  Records and correspondence  Military history  Anecdotes  Newspapers 
Roles: Correspondent
Classifications: F864, 557.94
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Publications by Persifor Frazer Smith
Publications by Persifor Frazer Smith, published posthumously.
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Geology and industrial resources of California by Philip T Tyson( Book )
6 editions published between 1851 and 1978 in English and held by 237 libraries worldwide
Report of the secretary of war, communicating information in relation to the geology and topography of California by Philip T Tyson( Book )
7 editions published in 1850 in English and held by 206 libraries worldwide
Smith's march by T. J Martin( score )
1 edition published in 1848 in No Linguistic Content and held by 29 libraries worldwide
A Complete collection of forms of procedure in the several courts of Pennsylvania by Persifor Frazer Smith( Book )
2 editions published in 1872 in English and held by 25 libraries worldwide
Report of the Secretary of war, communicating information in relation to the geology and topography of California by Philip T Tyson( Book )
1 edition published in 1850 in Undetermined and held by 2 libraries worldwide
New York, NY by Winfield Scott( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1855 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Concerning his appointment to the rank of lieutenat general; detailing his troubles with the Congress, the Secretary of War, and the President
Papers of William Rich Hutton by Wm. R Hutton( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
The majority of letters by William Rich Hutton are written to his uncle William Rich and his mother Salome Rich Hutton. There is also some correspondence between William Rich Hutton and his brother James D. Hutton. There are also letters by author María Amparo Ruiz de Burton (these letters are in Spanish), California Governor Persifor Frazer Smith, and Henry Wager Halleck. Some subjects of the correspondence include: Los Angeles, San Francisco, Benjamin Davis Wilson, Edward Otho Cresap Ord, William Goodwin Dana and his Nipomo Ranch (Dana Adobe), the New Almaden Mine, geologist Louis Agassiz, Henry H. Burton, Jessie Benton Frémont, and the Civil War in Washington DC and Baltimore. There are several facsimiles of manuscripts by William Rich Hutton, mostly anecdotes about his time in California
Papers of Nicholas Philip Trist by Nicholas Philip Trist( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Persifor F. Smith letter by Persifor Frazer Smith( Book )
1 edition published in 1858 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A letter was written by Persifor F. Smith on January 28, 1858. The letter is five pages long and is addressed to Virginia Congressman Charles J. Faulkner, who was a Virginia politician and President Buchanan's Minister to France. Persifor references the Utah War of 1857 and 1858 in his letter
Papers by Don Carlos Buell( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
A manuscript book of special orders of General William S. Harney, General Persifor Frazer Smith, and Colonel Albert S. Johnston (1853-1856); a manuscript book of letters sent by Buell to assorted military departments and units, primarily concerning orders and monthly strength returns (1853-1856); a book of printed General Orders of the Department of the Ohio (1861-1862); a four-page biography of Buell; and an unidentified index (1841-1846)
Letter to Irvin McDowell : Sonoma, Calif. : by Persifor Frazer Smith( Book )
2 editions published in 1850 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Letter to Persifor Frazer Smith by J. D Graham( Archival Material )
1 edition published in 1849 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
In this letter, Graham presents Captain B.F. Harley to Persifor Smith, who is currently commanding in California, and recommends Harley for civil or military service
Forms of procedure in the courts of pennsylvania by Persifor Frazer Smith( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Stephen Watts Kearny collection of papers by Stephen Watts Kearny( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Contents: Letters, Jan. - May, 1847 (4) to W.L. Marcy, Secretary of War (describing the military situation in California and his plans), to W.A. Richardson (instructions as Collector and Harbor Master, San Francisco), to J.M. Bonilla (to continue as Alcalde, San Luis Obispo), to Theodorus Bailey (informing the latter of his departure for the East); Instructions from Captain James Biddle to W.A. Richardon, Mar. 29, 1847, endorsed and forwarded by Kearny; receipt for commutation of rations, July 14, 1848, by John Huntress, corporal, 2nd Dragoons, while on detached service from Vera Cruz by order of Brigadier General Kearny, certified by Captain H.H. Sibley and Brigadier General Persifor F. Smith
Letter : West Chester, Pa., to George G. Leiper by Persifor Frazer Smith( Book )
1 edition published in 1843 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
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Smith's march by A. Hoen & Co( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Subject: The American flag and eagle, two figures of soldiers, exotic vegetation, a drum and cannon, and a view of Mexico City decorate the cover
 
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English (50)
Spanish (1)
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