15 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848--Correspondence.

  1. William Thornton papers, 1741-1865

    3,400 items ; 20 containers plus 2 oversize ; 5.0 linear feet ; 7 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Architect, inventor, and superintendent of patents. Diaries, architectural drawings, and other papers pertaining to the development of the steamboat, African-American colonization and emigration, the revolt of Spanish colonies in South America, Greek independence, and Thornton's disputes with Benjamin Latrobe over designs for the United States Capitol

  2. W.A. Croffut papers, 1774-1933

    7,500 items ; 31 containers ; 12.4 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Author, editor, and poet. Correspondence, writings, minutes, scrapbooks, printed matter, and miscellaneous items pertaining chiefly to Croffut's publications, activities with the Anti-Imperialist League, and the presidential campaign of 1900. Includes material relating to Ethan Allen Hitchcock, copies of correspondence with Sophia Amelia Peabody Hawthorne, wife of Nathaniel Hawthorne, journals...

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  3. George Watterston papers, 1809-1866

    300 items ; 2 containers ; .8 linear feet ; 2 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Lawyer, editor, and Librarian of Congress. Correspondence, memorandum books, miscellaneous writings, and legal documents pertaining mainly to Watterston’s duties as Librarian of Congress and his life and activities in Washington, D.C.

  4. Lewis Tappan papers, 1809-1903

    5,200 items ; 15 containers ; 10 linear feet ; 7 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Abolitionist, merchant, and publisher. Correspondence, journals, and other papers reflecting Tappan's interests in abolition, African-American education, religion, and his business ventures.

  5. James Kent papers, 1779-1854

    1,500 items ; 17 containers plus 4 oversize ; 7 linear feet ; 7 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Jurist and legal commentator. Correspondence, including family letters, journals of official and personal travels, diplomas, and commissions pertaining primarily to Kent's service as judge of the New York supreme court and as chancellor of the New York court of chancery.

  6. William Eustis papers, 1757-1908

    650 items ; 2 containers ; .8 linear feet ; 2 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Physician, diplomat, United States secretary of war, and United States representative and senator from Massachusetts. Correspondence, family papers, legal documents, and other material relating to the Burr-Clinton controversy, the Louisiana Purchase, Indian affairs, war between England and France, and relations between the United States and the Netherlands.

  7. James Monroe papers, 1758-1839

    5,200 items ; 50 containers plus 1 oversize ; 16 linear feet ; 13 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    United States president, secretary of state, secretary of war, and diplomat; delegate to the Continental Congress from and governor of Virginia. Correspondence relating primarily to negotiations for the Louisiana Purchase, the Monroe-Pinkney treaty with Great Britain, the War of 1812, the purchase of Florida, South American independence, and Virginia politics and a diary, an account book of...

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  8. Sylvanus Bourne papers, 1775-1859

    4100 items ; 39 containers ; 6.6 linear feet -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

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    Massachusetts businessman and United States consul in Santo Domingo (1790-1791) and in Amsterdam, the Netherlands (1794-1817). Drafts and photocopies of Bourne’s personal and diplomatic correspondence, business and commercial papers, a scrapbook, and account books. Consists primarily of correspondence relating to commerce between the United States and European countries, primarily France and...

  9. Henry Clay family papers, 1732-1927

    18,850 items ; 75 containers ; 30 linear feet ; 24 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Personal, official, and family correspondence, speeches, writings, business records, legal files, biographical material, printed matter, and other papers chiefly documenting the public career and private life of statesman Henry Clay (1777-1852), United States secretary of state and representative and senator from Kentucky; his son, James B. Clay (1817-1864), diplomat, United States...

  10. William Vans Murray papers, 1778-1805

    250 items ; 3 containers plus 2 oversize ; 1 linear foot ; 2 microfilm reels -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Diplomat and United States representative from Maryland. Correspondence, diaries, and official documents pertaining to Murray’s diplomatic activities as minister to the Netherlands (1797-1801) and as minister plenipoteniary to France (1799-1800).