Collection: Daniel Webster letter

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Daniel Webster letter

Webster Mss 842252.1
 Collection
Identifier: Mss 842252.1

Description

Letter from Daniel Webster to Washington Irving in which he states that despite some difficulties the President will nominate Alexander Hamilton Jr. (in clerical hand, signed). Hamilton was the son of James Alexander Hamilton and Irving's choice for Secretary to the legation at Madrid. The nomination presented some difficulties, due to Hamilton's political position. Docketed by Irving on verso.

Dates

  • 1842-04-02

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright on this material has not been evaluated. You are free to use this material in any way that is permitted by copyright that applies to your use.

Extent

.01 linear ft. (1 envelope) ; 25 cm

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

In English.

Creator

Part of the Rauner Special Collections Library Repository

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