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Henry Dearborn letters and documents,

Title
Henry Dearborn letters and documents, 1801-1823.
Author
Dearborn, Henry, 1751-1829.
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Mixed materialRequest in advanceNew-in processMssCol 3753Schwarzman Building - Manuscripts & Archives Room 328

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.1 linear foot (1 folder)
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  • Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Source (note)
  • Donated by J. Pierpont Morgan, 1899, as part of the Ford collection, with additional gifts and purchases.
Call Number
MssCol 3753
Author
Dearborn, Henry, 1751-1829.
Title
Henry Dearborn letters and documents, 1801-1823.
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Apply to Manuscripts and Archives Division for access at http://www.nypl.org/mssref.
Summary
Henry Dearborn (1751-1829) of New Hampshire was an an American army officer and statesman. He fought in the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812, attaining the rank of senior Major General in the U.S. Army. Dearborn was U.S. Congressman from Massachusetts, 1793-1797; U.S. Secretary of War, 1801-1809; and U.S. minister to Portugal, 1822-1824. The collection, dating from 1801 to 1823, consists of letters written by Henry Dearborn to public officials and others, two personal letters to his son Henry Alexander Scammell Dearborn, a brief note, and miscellaneous documents with his signature. Also present is a letter written by Henry Dearborn's wife Sarah Bowdoin Dearborn to H.A.S. Dearborn's wife, 1822, describing their life in Lisbon.
Source
Donated by J. Pierpont Morgan, 1899, as part of the Ford collection, with additional gifts and purchases.
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Occupation
Diplomats.
Politicians.
Soldiers.
Statesmen.
Added Author
Child, David Lee, 1794-1874, Correspondent.
Dearborn, H. A. S. (Henry Alexander Scammell), 1783-1851, Correspondent.
Dearborn, Sarah Bowdoin, 1762-1826, Correspondent.
LCCN
ms 68001683
Research Call Number
MssCol 3753
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