Blaine, James Gillespie, 1830-1893
- Existence: 1830-01-31 - 1893-01-27
James Gillespie Blaine (1830-1893), American educator, editor, and politician
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Samuel Bowles papers
Call Number: MS 94
Overview: The papers include correspondence, legal documents, petitions, pamphlets, and printed material of Samuel Bowles, journalist and political activist. As editor of the influential Springfield Republican, Bowles was a prominent national voice on many public issues during the mid-nineteenth century and included in the papers is correspondence from a number of national political and business figures.
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > Samuel Bowles papers
Frost Family Papers
Call Number: MS 226
Overview: The papers contain correspondence, account books, and other material documenting the personal lives and professional careers of members of the Frost family. Correspondence of William Frost details his political activity in the Maine Territory, Jeffersonian politics in Massachusetts, and the Embargo Act. Material relating to Joshua Lawrence Chamberlain's Civil War duties is scarce. His years as Bowdoin College president and his role in the election riot of 1880 are documented more fully. Other...
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > Frost Family Papers