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William L. Marcy papers, 1806-1930

Author: William L Marcy
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Correspondence, commonplace book, diary (1831-1857), draft of an autobiography, drafts of diplomatic dispatches, drafts in Marcy's handwriting of presidential messages to Congress (1854-1856), and other papers relating to Marcy which were collected and compiled by Henry Barrett Learned. Materials cover such topics as Marcy's career as a member of the cabinets of presidents James K. Polk and Franklin Pierce; New York
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Genre/Form: History
Personal correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: W R Andrews; Benjamin Franklin Angel; George Bancroft; August Belmont, Sr.; James G Berret; James Buchanan; Archibald Campbell; Lewis Cass; George Mifflin Dallas; Charles Augustus Davis; Charles Eames; James Gadsden; Timothy Jenkins; Simon B Jewett; Martin Koszta; Henry Barrett Learned; John Livingstone; John Y Mason; William Porcher Miles; George W Newell; Horatio J Perry; Franklin Pierce; Franklin Pierce; James K Polk; James K Polk; Heman J Redfield; Winfield Scott; Horatio Seymour; Pierre Soulé; Zachary Taylor; John Addison Thomas; Samuel J Tilden; Martin Van Buren; Prosper Montgomery Wetmore; Gorham A Worth; Silas Wright; Benjamin Franklin Angel; George Bancroft; August Belmont, Sr.; James G Berret; James Buchanan; Archibald Campbell; Lewis Cass; George Mifflin Dallas; Charles Augustus Davis; Charles Eames; James Gadsden; Timothy Jenkins; Simon B Jewett; Martin Koszta; Henry Barrett Learned; John Livingstone; John Y Mason; William Porcher Miles; George W Newell; Horatio J Perry; Franklin Pierce; James K Polk; Heman J Redfield; Winfield Scott; Horatio Seymour; Pierre Soulé; Zachary Taylor; John Addison Thomas; Samuel J Tilden; Martin Van Buren; Prosper Montgomery Wetmore; Gorham A Worth; Silas Wright
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Archival Material, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William L Marcy
OCLC Number: 70981176
Language Note: Collection material in English.
Description: 3,100 items. 88 containers. 19.2 linear feet.

Abstract:

Correspondence, commonplace book, diary (1831-1857), draft of an autobiography, drafts of diplomatic dispatches, drafts in Marcy's handwriting of presidential messages to Congress (1854-1856), and other papers relating to Marcy which were collected and compiled by Henry Barrett Learned. Materials cover such topics as Marcy's career as a member of the cabinets of presidents James K. Polk and Franklin Pierce; New York state and national Democratic politics (circa 1830-1860); and international relations including the Martin Koszta case, negotiations concerning the Black Warrior affair with Spain, the Gadsden Purchase, proper attire for American diplomats abroad, and Pierre Soulé's conduct in Spain. Includes a commonplace book for Marcy's senior year at Brown University (1808).

Correspondents include W.R. Andrews, Benjamin Franklin Angel, George Bancroft, August Belmont, Sr., James G. Berret, James Buchanan, Archibald Campbell, Lewis Cass, George Mifflin Dallas, Charles Augustus Davis, Charles Eames, James Gadsden, Timothy Jenkins, Simon B. Jewett, John Livingstone, John Y. Mason, Samuel Marcy, William Porcher Miles, George W. Newell, Horatio J. Perry, Franklin Pierce, James K. Polk, Heman J. Redfield, Winfield Scott, Horatio Seymour, Zachary Taylor, John Addison Thomas, Samuel J. Tilden, Martin Van Buren, Prosper Montgomery Wetmore, Gorham A. Worth, and Silas Wright.

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