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Marcy, William Learned, 1786-1857

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1786 - 1857

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 3 Collections and/or Records:

Friedrich Ludwig von Roenne

Mss 836623
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 836623
Overview In English.

New York State Governor commission

Mss 837654
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 837654
Overview In English.

William Learned Marcy signature

Mss 833651
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 833651
Overview In English.