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John C. Calhoun letter

 Collection — Folder: S0208
Identifier: S0208
Scope and Contents The original letter, written in ink, states: “Department of War, June 28, 1824, Sir, In pursuance of a request of the Governor of the State of South Carolina, I forward to you herewith a map of the State of South Carolina, together with a letter; which were transmitted to me for that purpose. I have the honor to be Sir, very respectfully your obedient servant, J. C. Calhoun, His Excellency Jeremiah Morrow, Columbus, Ohio.”On the back side of the linen-like single paper, it says:...

John Tipton collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: L160
Scope and Contents The collection consists principally of Tipton’s correspondence and business papers from the period 1810-1839. His correspondence, including retained copies of his outgoing letters, includes letters relating to the operations of the Indiana Militia in the 1810s; and political correspondence regarding the work of the state legislature (1820s-1830s), his senatorial elections (1831, 1832), his appointments to federal office (1831-1839), and local, state, and national issues, particularly internal...

Office of Indian Affairs collection

Identifier: L443
Scope and Contents This collection contains photostats of letters copied from the records of the Office of Indian Affairs and the Office of Indian Trade housed at the National Archives. Ranging from 1815-1821, the bulk of the collection is correspondence sent and received by Michigan territorial governor, Lewis Cass, regarding the Michigan superintendency. Major issues discussed are the licensing of British subjects for trade with the Indians, the distribution of annuities established by Indian treaties and the...