The Resource John L. Lawrence papers, (manuscript)

John L. Lawrence papers, (manuscript)

Label
John L. Lawrence papers, 18316, 1825
Title
John L. Lawrence papers
Inclusive dates
18316, 1825
Contributor
Correspondent
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • In a draft of a speech, [1825?], Lawrence appeals to the citizens of New York to raise sufficient funds that the impoverished Thomas Jefferson will not be forced to sell his house in a lottery. If successful he proposes to burn the lottery tickets on the 4th of July 1826
  • In a letter, 1816 July 23, R. G. Beasley writes to Lawrence concerning a letter for [William Peter?] Van Ness, political patronage, letters attesting to his good conduct, fear that being a Virginian will work against him, and wishing Lawrence success
Cataloging source
VA@
Label
John L. Lawrence papers, (manuscript)
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  • Special Collections
Extent
2
Note
SPECIAL COLLECTIONS : Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation, 1957/1958
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u4596807
System control number
(OCoLC)648003030
Type of unit
items.

Library Locations

    • Albert and Shirley Small Special Collections LibraryBorrow it
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