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Creator:
Hunt, Washington, 1811-1867.
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1836 1837 1838 1839 1840 1841 1842 1843 1844 1845 1846 1847 1848 1849 1850 1851 1852 1853 1854 1855 1856 1857 1858 1859 1860 1861 1862, 
Abstract:
Papers of the New York State Governor, 1851-1853.
Type of Material:
Letters (correspondence)
Subject:
Erie Canal (N.Y.)
New York (State), History, 1775-1865.
Governors.
New York State
Civil War (U.S.)
Governors, New York (State)
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Creator:
Marcy, William L. (William Learned), 1786-1857.
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1821 1822 1823 1824 1825 1826 1827 1828 1829 1830 1831 1832 1833 1834 1835 1836 1837 1838 1839 1840 1841 1842 1843 1844 1845 1846 1847 1848 1849 1850 1851 1852 1853 1854 1855 1856 1857, 
Abstract:
Papers of the U.S. Senator (1831-1833); New York State Governor (1833-1838); U.S. Secretary of War under James K. Polk (1845-1849); U.S. Secretary of State under Franklin Pierce (1853-1857). Incoming and outgoing letters concerning a wide variety of subjects such as the establishment of the State Geological Survey (G. W. Boyd, T. A. Conrad, John Delafield, Lardner Vanuxem); the use of volunteers for military service during the 1845-1848 war with Mexico (Silas Wright), the settlement of the New York-New Jersey boundary dispute (Andrew Jackson), the appropriation of public funds (Levi Woodbury, William C. Bouck), and the establishment of a State institution for the mentally handicapped (James B. Richards).
Type of Material:
Correspondence.
Subject:
New York (State) -- History -- 1775-1865.
New York (State) -- Officials and employees -- Selection and appointment.
United States -- History -- 1815-1861.
Governors.
New York State
Politics, government and public administration
Governors -- New York (State)
Military service, Voluntary -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Sources.
Mexican War, 1846-1848.