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Frank and Virginia Williams
This letter, dated August 25, 1842, is from Daniel Webster, an American lawyer and statesman who represented New Hampshire and Massachusetts in the U.S. Congress and served as the U.S. Secretary of State under Presidents William Henry Harrison, John Tyler, and Millard Fillmore. to J.L. (Joseph Leonard) Tillinghast, a member of the House of Representatives in the General Assembly, serving as Speaker of the House from May 1829 to October 1832. The letter discusses the availability of the Commercial Agency at Camp Cape Haytien for W. George F. Usher. This note was found tipped into volume three, between pages 24-25 of Abraham Lincoln : A History by John G. Nicolay and John Hay.
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New York : The Century Co
Webster, Daniel, 1791-1844
correspondence: 1 leaf
Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Nicolay and Hay’s Abraham Lincoln, Volume 3, page 24-25
The Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana Repository
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E457 .N653 2011 V.3, pages 24-25, Original Documents and Original photographs in Nicolay and Hay’s Abraham Lincoln , Frank and Virginia Williams Collection of Lincolniana, Mississippi State University Libraries