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Taylor, Zachary, 1784-1850



  • Existence: 1784 - 1850

biographical statement

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Zachary Taylor letters to P. Hagner

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233288254]
Identifier: Vault MSS 271
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letters, dated 25 Oct. 1817 and 3 Jan. 1821, and addressed to P. Hagner, auditor. Taylor writes about financial accounts and military reports.

Dates: 1817-1821

Zachary Taylor note

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233292397]
Identifier: Vault MSS 585
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed note dated Jan. 3, 1835. Taylor acknowledges the receipt of extra whiskey for ten men at Fort Crawford who performed one day extra duty.

Dates: 1835 January 3

Zachary Taylor letter

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233292371]
Identifier: Vault MSS 566
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter dated December 1, 1848 and written in New Orleans, Louisiana. It was addressed to "Thes. Shute" of new Orleans. Taylor expresses regret that he must turn down the offer of Capt. Thompson to take passage to Louisville on the "Magnolia." Taylor was not sure at the time when he would be going North.

Dates: 1848 December 1

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Letters 2
Presidents -- United States -- Biography 2
Correspondence 1
Explorers -- United States -- Biography 1
Generals -- United States -- Biography 1