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Clay, Henry, 1777-1852

 

Dates

  • Existence: 1777 - 1852

Henry Clay Sr. (April 12, 1777 – June 29, 1852) was an American attorney and statesman who represented Kentucky in both the Senate and House. He was the seventh House speaker and the ninth secretary of state. He received electoral votes for president in the 1824, 1832, and 1844 presidential elections. He also helped found both the National Republican Party and the Whig Party.

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

Daniel Webster letter

Webster Mss 829524
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Identifier: Mss 829524
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Daniel Webster remarks

Webster Mss 841129
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Identifier: Mss 841129
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Edward Curtis letter

Webster Mss 841123
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Identifier: Mss 841123
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Henry Clay letter

Mss 836102
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Identifier: Mss 836102
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Henry Clay letter

Mss 833369
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Identifier: Mss 833369
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Henry Clay letter

Mss 826131.1
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Identifier: Mss 826131.1
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Henry Clay letter

Webster Mss 827328
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Identifier: Mss 827328
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Henry Clay letter

Mss 831301
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Identifier: Mss 831301
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Henry Clay letter

Mss 831473
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Identifier: Mss 831473
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Henry Clay letter

Mss 830375
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Identifier: Mss 830375
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