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Leigh, Benjamin Watkins Letters addressed to Benjamin Watkins Leigh : and related materials, 1818-1840.
BANC MSS 82/33 z
Collection Overview

Title:

Letters addressed to Benjamin Watkins Leigh: and related materials, 1818-1840

Creator/Contributor:

Leigh, Benjamin Watkins, 1781-1849, creator

Creator/Contributor:

Clay, Henry, 1777-1852

Creator/Contributor:

Marshall, John, 1755-1835, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Monroe, James, 1758-1831, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848, Signer.

Creator/Contributor:

Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Wirt, William, 1772-1834, Correspondent.

Creator/Contributor:

Barkley, Alben William, 1877-1956, Correspondent.

Abstract:

Include letters from Henry Clay (Feb. 4, 1823); John Marshall (Apr. 30, 1834); James Monroe (Mar. 9, 1818, enclosing a letter of introduction for Leigh to the President and a passport signed by John Quincy Adams, Secretary of State); Daniel Webster (Feb. 24, 1837 & Nov. 10, 1840); and William Wirt (Oct. 20, 1827)
Included also is correspondence relating to the collection (primarily the John Marshall letter), including a letter from Alben W. Barkley.

Date:

1818 (issued)

Note:

RESTRICTED ORIGINAL. USE MICROFILM COPY ONLY: Use of original only by permission of the Head of the Manuscripts Division.
Also available on microfilm.

Physical Description:

1 portfolio.
1 microfilm reel : negative (Rich. 905:2) and positive.

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 82/33 z

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

RESTRICTED ORIGINAL. USE MICROFILM COPY ONLY: Use of original only by permission of the Head of the Manuscripts Division.