Marcy, William Learned, 1786-1857

Marcy, William Learned, 1786-1857

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1786 - 1857

Biography

William Learned Marcy (December 12, 1786 – July 4, 1857) was an American lawyer, politician, and judge who served as U.S. Senator, Governor of New York, U.S. Secretary of War and U.S. Secretary of State. In the latter office, he negotiated the Gadsden Purchase, the last major acquisition of land in the continental United States.

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Daniel Webster letter

Webster Mss 846209
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 846209
Date(s): 1846-03-09
Abstract

In English.

Friedrich Ludwig von Roenne

Mss 836623
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 836623
Date(s): 1836-11-23
Abstract

In English.

Joseph Gilbert Torren letter

Mss 846162
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 846162
Date(s): 1846-02-12
Abstract

In English.

Matthew Harvey letter

Mss 845322
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 845322
Date(s): 1845-05-22
Abstract

In English.

New York State Governor commission

Mss 837654
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 837654
Date(s): 1837-12-04
Abstract

In English.

William Learned Marcy signature

Mss 833651
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 833651
Date(s): 1833-12-01
Abstract

In English.