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Webster, Daniel Fletcher, 1813-1862

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1813 - 1862

Daniel Fletcher Webster was born in Portsmouth, NH in 1813. He was the son of Daniel Webster and served as chief clerk of the US State Department during his father's first term as Secretary of State. As chief clerk, he delivered the news of President William Henry Harrison's death to Vice President John Tyler. During the Civil War, Webster served as a colonel of the 12th Massachusetts Volunteer Infantry. He was killed in the Second Battle of Bull Run on August 30, 1862.

Found in 32 Collections and/or Records:

Daniel Fletcher Webster

Mss 841411
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Identifier: Mss 841411
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Daniel Fletcher Webster correspondence

MS-912
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Identifier: MS-912
Overview Daniel Fletcher Webster (1813-1862), chief clerk of US State Department. The collection consists of correspondence from his mother, Grace Fletcher Webster, J. C. Warren, Amasa McCoy and one unidentified author.

Daniel Fletcher Webster letter

Webster Mss 834269
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Identifier: Mss 834269
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Daniel Fletcher Webster letter

Webster Mss 826606
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Identifier: Mss 826606
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Daniel Fletcher Webster letter

Webster Mss 841375.1
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Identifier: Mss 841375.1
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Daniel Fletcher Webster letter

Mss 841374.1
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Identifier: Mss 841374.1
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Daniel Fletcher Webster letter

Mss 841419.1
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Identifier: Mss 841419.1
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Daniel Fletcher Webster letter

Mss 841428
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Identifier: Mss 841428
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Daniel Fletcher Webster letter

Mss 841452
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Identifier: Mss 841452
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Daniel Fletcher Webster letter

Mss 841467
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Identifier: Mss 841467
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