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Title
James Gillespie Blaine family papers
Type
Mixed Material
Subject
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848.
Allison, William B. (William Boyd), 1829-1908--Correspondence.
Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886--Correspondence.
Blaine family.
Blaine, James G., Mrs., 1828-1903--Correspondence.
Blaine, Ephraim Lyon, 1796-1850--Correspondence.
Blaine, Ephraim, 1741-1804--Correspondence.
Blaine, Maria Louise Gillespie--Correspondence.
Blaine, Walker, -1890--Correspondence.
Boutwell, George S. (George Sewall), 1818-1905--Correspondence.
Bristow, Benjamin Helm, 1832-1896--Correspondence.
Burleigh, Edwin C. (Edwin Chick), 1843-1916--Correspondence.
Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1893--Correspondence.
Cameron, J. D. (James Donald), 1833-1918--Correspondence.
Cameron, Simon, 1799-1889--Correspondence.
Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919--Correspondence.
Chandler, William E. (William Eaton), 1835-1917--Correspondence.
Chandler, Zachariah, 1813-1879--Correspondence.
Childs, George William, 1829-1894--Correspondence.
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852.
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885--Correspondence.
Cornell, Alonzo B., 1832-1904--Correspondence.
Cox, Samuel Sullivan, 1824-1889--Correspondence.
Damrosch, Margaret Blaine, 1867-1949--Correspondence.
Elkins, Stephen B. (Stephen Benton), 1841-1911--Correspondence.
Evarts, William Maxwell, 1818-1901--Correspondence.
Ewing, Thomas, 1829-1896--Correspondence.
Field, Cyrus W. (Cyrus West), 1819-1892--Correspondence.
Fish, Hamilton, 1808-1893--Correspondence.
Flint, Charles R. (Charles Ranlett), 1850-1934--Correspondence.
Ford, Patrick, 1835-1913--Correspondence.
Foster, Charles, 1828-1904--Correspondence.
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790--Correspondence.
Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881--Correspondence.
Garfield, Lucretia Rudolph, 1832-1918--Correspondence.
Gladstone, W. E. (William Ewart), 1809-1898--Correspondence.
Gorham, George C. (George Congdon), 1832-1909--Correspondence.
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885--Correspondence.
Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872--Correspondence.
Grow, Galusha A. (Galusha Aaron), 1823-1907--Correspondence.
Hale, Eugene, 1836-1918--Correspondence.
Halstead, Murat, 1829-1908--Correspondence.
Hamlin, Hannibal, 1809-1891--Correspondence.
Harlan, John Marshall, 1833-1911--Correspondence.
Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901--Correspondence.
Harte, Bret, 1836-1902--Correspondence.
Hay, John, 1838-1905--Correspondence.
Hayes, Rutherford B., 1822-1893--Correspondence.
Hitchcock, Phineas Warrener, 1831-1881--Correspondence.
Hoar, E. R. (Ebenezer Rockwood), 1816-1895--Correspondence.
Hoar, George Frisbie, 1826-1904--Correspondence.
Howard, O. O. (Oliver Otis), 1830-1909--Correspondence.
Howe, Timothy O. (Timothy Otis), 1816-1883--Correspondence.
Hoyt, Henry M. (Henry Martyn), 1830-1892--Correspondence.
Hunt, William H. (William Henry), 1823-1883--Correspondence.
Ingersoll, Robert Green, 1833-1899--Correspondence.
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865.
Lincoln, Robert Todd, 1843-1926--Correspondence.
Lodge, Henry Cabot, 1850-1924--Correspondence.
Logan, John Alexander, 1826-1886--Correspondence.
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882--Correspondence.
Madison, James, 1751-1836.
McClure, Alexander K. (Alexander Kelly), 1828-1909--Correspondence.
McKinley, William, 1843-1901--Correspondence.
McPherson, Edward, 1830-1895--Correspondence.
Medill, Joseph, 1823-1899--Correspondence.
Miller, Warner, 1838-1918--Correspondence.
Morgan, Edwin D. (Edwin Denison), 1811-1883--Correspondence.
Morrill, Justin S. (Justin Smith), 1810-1898--Correspondence.
Morrill, Lot M. (Lot Myrick), 1812-1883--Correspondence.
Pauncefote, Julian, 1828-1902--Correspondence.
Phelps, William Walter, 1839-1894--Correspondence.
Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884--Correspondence.
Reed, Thomas B. (Thomas Brackett), 1839-1902--Correspondence.
Reid, Whitelaw, 1837-1912--Correspondence.
Rublee, Horace, 1829-1896--Correspondence.
Schenck, Robert Cumming, 1809-1890--Correspondence.
Sherman, Ellen Ewing, 1824-1888--Correspondence.
Sherman, John, 1823-1900--Correspondence.
Sherman, Rachel--Correspondence.
Sherman, Thomas H. (Thomas Henry), 1842---Correspondence.
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891--Correspondence.
Smith, Charles E., 1836-1905--Correspondence.
Trescott, William Henry, 1822---Correspondence.
Vaughan, Benjamin, 1751-1835--Correspondence.
Washburn, Israel, 1813-1883.
Washburne, E. B. (Elihu Benjamin), 1816-1887--Correspondence.
Washington, George, 1732-1799--Correspondence.
Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852--Correspondence.
Weed, Thurlow, 1797-1882--Correspondence.
Windom, William, 1827-1891--Correspondence.
Wood, Fernando, 1812-1881--Correspondence.
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- )
United States. Congress--History--19th century.
Presidents--United States--Election--1884.
Reconstruction (U.S. history, 1865-1877)
Europe--Foreign relations--United States.
Latin America--Foreign relations--United States.
Maine--Politics and government--1865-1950.
United States--Foreign relations--Europe.
United States--Foreign relations--Latin America.
United States--Politics and government--1865-1900.
Cabinet officers.
Representatives, U.S. Congress--Maine.
Senators, U.S. Congress--Maine.
Language
English
Collection material in English
Identified By
Lccn: mm82012914
Summary
Family and general correspondence, speeches and writings, diaries, memoirs, notebooks, scrapbooks, and other papers documenting Blaine's public career. Includes a draft of his book, "Twenty Years of Congress" (1884-1886). Documents national and Republican Party politics during Reconstruction and afterward, the presidential campaign of 1884, and foreign policy in regard to Europe and Latin America. Portions of the general correspondence and the financial papers relate to Blaine's extensive business activities. The family correspondence series deals mainly with personal and family matters, but political and diplomatic affairs are discussed throughout.
Family correspondents include Blaine's wife, Harriet S. Blaine; his son, Walker Blaine; his daughter, Margaret Blaine Damrosch; his father, Ephraim Lyon Blaine; his mother, Maria Louise Gillespie Blaine; his great-grandfather, Ephraim Blaine; and his secretary, Thomas H. Sherman. The autograph collection contains single letters of Benjamin Franklin, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Benjamin Vaughan, and Daniel Webster, two letters of W. E. Gladstone, a copy of a George Washington letter, an endorsement of Abraham Lincoln, holograph notes of Henry Clay and of James Madison, and an autograph of John Quincy Adams.
Correspondents include William B. Allison, Chester Alan Arthur, George S. Boutwell, Benjamin Helm Bristow, Edwin C. Burleigh, Benjamin F. Butler, J. D. Cameron, Simon Cameron, Andrew Carnegie, William E. Chandler, Zachariah Chandler, George William Childs, Schuyler Colfax, Alonzo B. Cornell, Samuel Sullivan Cox, Stephen B. Elkins, William Maxwell Evarts, Thomas Ewing, Cyrus W. Field, Hamilton Fish, Charles R. Flint, Patrick Ford, Charles Foster, James A. Garfield, Lucretia Rudolph Garfield, George Congdon Gorham, Ulysses S. Grant, Horace Greeley, Galusha A. Grow, Eugene Hale, Murat Halstead, Hannibal Hamlin, John M. Harlan, Benjamin Harrison, Bret Harte, John Hay, Rutherford B. Hayes, Phineas Warrener Hitchcock, E. R. Hoar, George Frisbie Hoar, O. O. Howard, Timothy O. Howe, Henry M. Hoyt, William H. Hunt, Robert G. Ingersoll, Robert Todd Lincoln, Henry Cabot Lodge, John Alexander Logan, Alexander K. McClure, William McKinley, Edward McPherson, Joseph Medill, Warner Miller, Edwin D. Morgan, Justin S. Morrill, Lot M. Morrill, Baron Julian Pauncefote, William Walter Phelps, Wendell Phillips, Thomas B. Reed, Whitelaw Reid, Horace Rublee, Robert C. Schenck, Ellen Ewing Sherman, John Sherman, Rachel Sherman, William T. Sherman, Charles E. Smith, William Henry Trescott, Israel Washburn, E. B. Washburne, Thurlow Weed, William Windom, and Fernando Wood.
Authorized Access Point
Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893. James Gillespie Blaine family papers, 1777-1945 (bulk 1870-1892)