Clay, Henry, 1777-1852

Clay, Henry, 1777-1852

 

Biography

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 24 Collections and/or Records:

Henry Clay letter

Mss 831301
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 831301
Date(s): 1831-05-01
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Henry Clay letter

Mss 836102
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Identifier: Mss 836102
Date(s): 1836-01-02
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Henry Clay letter

Mss 838202
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Identifier: Mss 838202
Date(s): 1838-03-02
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Henry Clay letter

Mss 833369
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Identifier: Mss 833369
Date(s): 1833-06-19
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Henry Clay letter

Mss 825253
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Identifier: Mss 825253
Date(s): 1825-04-03
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Henry Clay letter

Mss 831473
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Identifier: Mss 831473
Date(s): 1831-08-23
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Henry Clay letter

Mss 845280.1
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Identifier: Mss 845280.1
Date(s): 1845-04-30
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Henry Clay letter

Mss 830375
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Identifier: Mss 830375
Date(s): 1830-06-25
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Henry Clay letter

Mss 829613.1
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Identifier: Mss 829613.1
Date(s): 1829-11-13
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Henry Clay letters

Webster Mss 832108
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 832108
Date(s): 1831-01-08 to 1833-03-02
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In English.