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Inventory of the Rufus King Papers, 1782-1830
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U.S. foreign relations, as shown in letters and dispatches addressed to Rufus King while American minister in London.
Rufus King (1755-1827) American statesman and diplomatist, was born in Scarborough, Massachusetts (now Maine). He attended Harvard College, graduating in 1777; after a short interval of military service, he devoted himself to the study of law, and was admitted to the bar in 1780.
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