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Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924


Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

America's call to arms print

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230309756]
Identifier: MSS SC 1142
Scope and Contents

Printed speech presented before a joint session of congress on April 2, 1917 asking for a declaration of war against Germany. The item was written by Konrad Kail and is called "America's call to Arms." Kail used dark and light pen strokes in writing the speech which make a profile portrait of Wilson.

Dates: 1917

Woodrow Wilson certificates of appointment

Identifier: Vault MSS 419
Scope and Contents

Printed, handwritten, and signed certificates of appointment. Wilson appoints Holden C. Richardson as "a Member of the Advisory Committee for Aeronautics" in 1915. The item is signed by Wilson and William Jennings Bryan, secretary of state. Wilson appoints Duncan LaMont as postmaster at Colorado City, Colorado in 1916. The item is signed by Wilson and Albert S. Burleson, postmaster general.

Dates: 1915-1916

Julian Alden Weir memorabilia, 1906-1916

Identifier: Vault MSS 511 Series 14 Sub-Series 8
Scope and Contents note

Memorabilia collected by Julian Alden Weir dated from between February 17, 1906 to December 19, 1906. Contains invitations from prominent American individuals such as Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson, and Samuel L. Clemens.

Dates: 1906-1916

Syngman Rhee correspondence

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230308261]
Identifier: MSS SC 1037
Scope and Contents

Four photocopied letters relating to the establishing of the "Cosmopolitan Club" at Princeton University. The cover letter is addressed to Woodrow Wilson, president of Princeton, with accompaning letters relating to the "Cosmopolitan Club" at Harvard University.

Dates: 1910

Samuel Russell, Jr. correspondence, 1902 July 31-1912 July 15

 File — Box 8: Series 11; Series 12 [Barcode: 31197233277646], Folder: 14
Identifier: MSS 1511 Series 12 File 2
Scope and Contents

Contains government and business correspondence of Samuel Russell, Jr., including a letter to Woodrow Wilson (before he became president). 10 items, dated July 31, 1902 to July 15, 1912.

Dates: 1902 July 31-1912 July 15

Woodrow Wilson letter

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233292413]
Identifier: Vault MSS 586
Scope and Contents

Typewritten and signed letter, dated April 11, 1917, and addressed to H. Lawrence Thackwell, a civil engineer in Marbleton, Wyoming. Wilson thanks Thackwell for his offer of unnamed services. Wilson says he will file the offer with the War Department which may make use of Thackwell's assistance.

Dates: 1917 April 11

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Archival Object 2
Letters 3
Politics, Government, and Law 3
Presidents -- United States -- Biography 2
Artists -- United States 1
Certificates 1