Benton, Thomas Hart, 1782-1858
- Existence: 1782 - 1858
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
Handwritten and signed agreement, dated 25 June 1816, and regisered in St. Louis, Missouri. Recotor agrees to sell Thomas H. Benton land for $1,900. Benton was a St. Louis writer who later served as a U.S. Senator.
Correspondence, certificates, and legal papers dealing with Ewing's personal and business life in Missouri. Some of the correspondence is from Thomas Hart Benton, Henry Clay, and Lilburn W. Boggs. The items relate to contemporary political issues both in Missouri and in the United States.
Photocopies. Originals in fd. 12-14. Concerning local and national issues (i.e., Missouri politics, political parties and their candidates, the National Bank, the Preemption Bill and the U.S. Postal Service).
Handwritten and signed letter addressed to the Senator Thomas H. Benton and dated February 16, 1830. The item gives Jackson's regards to the descendants of General Davidson who died in the American Revolution.
- Archival Object 6
- Collection 3
- Letters 7
- Certificates 6
- Politicians -- United States -- Correspondence 6
- Politics, Government, and Law 2
- Agreements 1
- Autographs 1
- City and Town Life 1
- Democratic Party (Mo.) 1
- Land tenure -- Missouri -- Saint Louis -- History 1
- Legislators -- United States -- Autographs 1
- Military 1
- Missouri -- History 1
- Missouri -- Politics and economy 1
- Oregon Territory 1
- Politicians -- Missouri -- History 1
- Preemption Bill 1
- Presbyterianism -- United States 1
- Presidents -- United States -- Correspondence 1
- Saint Louis (Mo.) -- History 1
- Social Life and Customs 1
- Territorial Government 1 + ∧ less