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Gorman, Willis Arnold 1816-1876

Overview
Works: 61 works in 70 publications in 1 language and 195 library holdings
Genres: Speeches in Congress  History  Sources  Controversial literature  Portraits 
Roles: Author
Classifications: HT857, 976.405
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Most widely held works about Willis Arnold Gorman
 
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Boundary of Texas speech of Hon. W.A. Gorman of Indiana, in the House of Representatives, Friday, August 30, 1850, on the Texas boundary bill and slavery agitation by Willis Arnold Gorman( )
7 editions published between 1850 and 1976 in English and held by 94 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Speech of Hon. W.A. Gorman, of Indiana, on the admission of California : delivered in the House of Representatives, Tuesday, March 12, 1850 by Willis Arnold Gorman( Book )
1 edition published in 1850 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Message of the governor of the Ter. of Minnesota, to the Legislature, at the commencement of the eighth annual session by Willis Arnold Gorman( Book )
1 edition published in 1857 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Speeches delivered at Tammany Hall, New York City, Sept. 2, 1852 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1852 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Egotistical memoirs : by Charles Albert Whittier( )
1 edition published in 1888 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Civil War recollections of Charles A. Whittier involving the Battles of Ball's Bluff, Antietam, Gettysburg, The Wilderness, Spottsylvania Courthouse and the Shenandoah Valley Campaign, and the negotiations that led to Lee's surrender; the author's observations regarding: Generals Willis Gorman, Edwin Sumner, Henry Halleck, Henry Benham, Henry Eustis, Philip Sheridan, and many others, and in particular his service with General John Sedgwick; the Medical Department; and the dire effects of the consumption of alcoholic beverages among a number of generals
Papers by George Grundy Dunn( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The papers in this collection consist of both personal and legal correspondence. Legal correspondence concerns cases ranging from property suits to murder. Several letters and documents deal with the extension of the New Albany and Salem Railroad through Bedford under the direction of Doolittle and Chamberlain, contractors from Cincinnati
Message of the Governor of Minnesota Territory to the Legislature at the commencement of the seventh annual session by Minnesota( Book )
1 edition published in 1856 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Charles W. Gordon and family papers by Charles William Gordon( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Oversize material includes a certificate of Richards Gordon's membership in the St. Paul Fire Department; a grocery account (1856) of Willis A. Gorman with Alexander Rey; and a copy of the Connecticut marriage certificate (1898) of Charles W. Gordon and Charlotte L'Estrange Bishop
Speech of W.A. Gorman, of Indiana, in favor of the proposition to appoint a lieutenant general by Willis Arnold Gorman( Book )
1 edition published in 1853 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Willis A. Gorman and family papers by Willis Arnold Gorman( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The earlier correspondence (1852-1857) largely concerns Gorman's work as Minnesota Superintendent of Indian Affairs. There are vouchers, invoices, and abstracts connected with the operation and expenses of the office. The next period (1861-1863) relates to Gorman's service in the Civil War and includes letters, orders, and newspaper clippings. Correspondence from 1870-1879 concerns Gorman's work as city attorney in St. Paul and other legal matters, including his own estate
First Minnesota Infantry Regiment letters and research files by Richard Moe( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The letters, diaries, and reminiscences discuss personal and family matters, camp life, food, clothing, marches, the election of officers, the enlisted men's opinion of their officers and Union command, descriptions of the regiment's stations in the eastern campaign, observations of civilian sentiment, and the regiment's participation in skirmishes and several major battles of the Civil War. Biographical data, obituaries, news clippings, and other materials provide information about the lives and careers of the regiment's members after the War
Papers of Alexander H.H. Stuart and the related Stuart and Baldwin families by Alexander H. H Stuart( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Topics in earlier Stuart and the related Baldwin family papers include ratification of the U.S. constitution, Jeffersonian party politics, political events during the administration of George Washington, Washington Academy, the University of Virginia and its honor system, Washington College, and William Wirt's biography of Patrick Henry
William B. McGrorty and family papers by William Bernard McGrorty( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Primarily McGrorty's letters (1862-1864) to his wife Bridget from Mississippi and Tennessee during his Civil War service as a captain in the Fifth Minnesota Infantry, discussing army life, battles, and personal affairs, and describing Nashville (Tenn.) and other southern cities. There are vouchers and other documents (1862-1863) for McGrorty's purchases as regimental quartermaster. Some earlier and later letters and miscellany contain family data
Message by Minnesota( Book )
1 edition published in 1856 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Henry A. Swift papers by Henry A Swift( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member 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. Ward 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
Records of the Minnesota Superintendency of Indian Affairs by United States( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence, accounts, legal papers, petitions, muster rolls, and related records documenting many aspects of the superintendency's administration of the Dakota, Ojibwe, and Winnebago tribes within its jurisdiction, which included present-day Minnesota and eastern North and South Dakota. It was served by the St. Peter's Agency near Fort Snelling and the Winnebago and Chippewa agencies in central Minnesota
Texas and New Mexico by Thomas McKissock( Book )
1 edition published in 1850 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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