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    • 2564
    • American Studies Department; Faculty
    • . C. 2000
    • Candid photo of American Studies professor Ann Jerome Croce.


    • Shaw M-061
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    • 1/29/2004 - 7/20/2005
    • Guest book. Blue with U.S. House of Representatives seal on the front cover and the words 'Guest Book.'


    • Shaw P-524
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    • 10/16/2004
    • Photo marked 'WingsPlus, Coral Springs, Florida.' Appears to be meet and greet with constituents or a campaign stop.


    • Shaw M-049
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    • 11/6/2002
    • Framed newspaper page. Full page of Sun-Sentinel newspaper with photo of Clay Shaw and wife Emilie. Headline: 'Shaw Victory Keeps Streak Alive.' Local section, B-1.


    • Memorabilia 187
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    • 1778
    • Numbered 687. Handwritten by Justice peter Spycker, attesting to the oath given before him. Detailed information included in Library of Congress web site printouts housed in Box with Oath.


    • Memorabilia 547
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    • 1800s-1900s
    • Copies of four plays belonging to Kate Claxton. Claxton was a popular turn-of-the-century actress in Chicago, and then New York. She also managed a prominent theatre in New York and was onstage at the time of the tragic Brooklyn Theatre Fire in...


    • Memorabilia 548
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    • 1800s-1900s
    • Lined notebook filled with newspaper clippings of theatre performances. Front cover has photo of Kate Claxton. Many blank pages. Additional newspaper clippings stuffed into notebook are in separate envelope and have been photocopied. Late 1800s...


    • Surratt 01
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    • 1816
    • October 10, 1816 (1 page). Letter from Thomas Hart Benton to Reynolds, then a Republican Congressman from Tennessee. The 'Mr. Scott' mentioned in the letter is John Scott, who presented credentials as a Delegate-elect to the Fourteenth Congress...


    • Surratt 02
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    • 1819
    • October 10, 1819 (3 pages). Letter from Thomas Hart Benton to Reynolds extolling the benefits of living in Missiouri. The verso of page 3 contains the mailing information, showing an October 24, 1819 postmark 'by Nashville Post Office' and...


    • Surratt 03
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    • 1820
    • March 22, 1820 (1 page). Letter from then Secretary of War John C. Calhoun to Reynolds in response to Reynold's request for a copy of a letter from Mr. Steele (not further identified). It relates to a road from Reynoldsburgh which was to go through...


    • Surratt 04
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    • 1824
    • December 20, 1824 (8 pages). Letter from Mrs. Stephen Decatur (Susan Decatur) to Reynolds as part of her efforts to obtain prize money she felt had been due to her late husband, Commodore Decatur who had died in 1820, and his men who captured the...


    • Surratt 05
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    • 1824
    • March 15, 1824 (1 page). Letter from Secretary of War John C. Calhoun to Reynolds regarding an Army contractor, W. Orr, and his estate's bill for services.


    • Surratt 06
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    • 1825
    • February 26, 1825 (8 pages). Handwritten draft of a Circular which Reynolds wrote to be printed for distribution to his constituents in Tennessee. The Library of Congress has two copies of the 3-page printed version of this circular which have been...


    • Memorabilia 312
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    • 1836
    • Includes an 'Address' from the author on pages 275-306. Two illus. by Phiz. In addition to ad wrappers, 16 p. of ads at front and 2 p. of ads at back. Also immediately following p. 306 is a 'Literary Announcement' of 'Omitted Stanzas of don Juan...


    • Memorabilia 571
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    • 1840
    • One thousand dollar bank note made out to [G.W. Farmer?] and signed by the bank president.


    • Surratt 07
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    • 1841
    • September 10, 1841 (3 pages). Letter from Tennessee Congressman Cave Johnson to Reynolds. The reverse has a red postmark 'Washington City.' Apparently in reply to a request from Reynolds for a position, Johnson bemoans the Whigs and tells of...


    • Surratt 08
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    • 1842
    • August 12, 1842 (2 pages). Letter from Robert L. Caruthers, presumably to Reynolds. Caruthers was a Whig Congressman from Tennessee in the 27th Congress (March 4, 1841-March 3, 1843). The first paragraph refers to Secretary of State Daniel...


    • Surratt 10
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    • 1843
    • January 8, 1843 (3 pages). Letter from Congressman Cave Johnson, presumably to Reynolds. Johnson describes candidly his view of current politicians. The Locofocos mentioned were a faction of the Democratic Party. Johnson also describes the debate...


    • Surratt 09
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    • 1843
    • January 4, 1843 (1 page). Letter from Thomas Hart Benton, presumably to Reynolds. The son-in-law Benton mentions was John Charles Fremont, and the expedition to which he alludes was Fremont's summer expedition in 1842 to the Wind River chain of the...


    • Surratt 11
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    • 1845
    • July 11, 1845 (1 page). Letter from Henry Clay to Reynolds.

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