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Horatio Seymour letter to J. R. Simm, Esq., 1869 February 13.
Wyles SC 205
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Title:

Horatio Seymour letter to J. R. Simm, Esq., 1869 February 13

Creator/Contributor:

Seymour, Horatio, 1810-1886, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Simm, J. R., correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Online Archive of California

Abstract:

One holograph letter written and signed by Horatio Seymour in Utica, New York to J. R. Simm, Esq. about not giving a lecture at Simm's place since he has declined to lecture for the year.

Date:

1869 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ny
Seymour, Horatio -- 1810-1886 -- Correspondence
Governors -- New York (State)

Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Horatio Seymour was the 18th Governor of New York from 1853 to 1854 and from 1863 to 1864. He was instrumental in obtaining legislative sanction for the enlargement of the Erie Canal and aiding Governor Samuel Tilden to drive Boss Tweed from power. He was the Democratic Party nominee for president of the United States in 1868, but lost the election to Republican and former Union General of the Army, Ulysses S. Grant.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.
Cite as: [Identification of item], Horatio Seymour letter to J. R. Simm, Esq.. Wyles SC 205. Department of Special Collections, Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Type:

Letters (correspondence)

Physical Description:

1 item (1 leaf) ; 21 x 26 cm. folded to 21 x 13 cm.

Language:

English

Identifier:

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

Use of the collection is unrestricted.
Use governed by UCSB Special Collections policy.