Politics and government
Subject Source: Local sourcesScope Note: Part of TARO subject browse terms
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Samuel H. Gardiner papers
Identifier: MS 038
Abstract: This collection consists of 193 letters written to a Long Island attorney, Samuel H. Gardiner, Esq. of Sag Harbor and New York City. The letters give a good picture of the activities of a counselor at law of that period. The majority of the letters concern legal matters; however, some relate to politics, touching on the election campaigns of 1844 and 1848.
Dates: 1839 - 1864