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Rives, William C. (William Cabell), 1793-1868



  • Existence: 1793-05-04 - 1868-04-25


William C. Rives (1793-1868), American lawyer, politician and diplomat.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

James Fenimore Cooper Collection

Call Number: YCAL MSS 415
Abstract: The collection provides evidence of the personal and professional life of James Fenimore Cooper, and to a lesser degree, the Cooper family, between 1792 and 1976. The collection documents Cooper's writing career, service in the United States Navy, and travels through Europe, and consists of correspondence, writings, personal papers, legal and financial documents, clippings, artwork, and objects. As an author who was engaged in the process of printing and publishing his works, and who was...
Dates: 1792-1976, bulk 1792-1894

Letter : Paris, to Winchcombe Saville Hartley, 1852 Feb 25

 Part of Collection — Box 44: [Barcode: 39002137225190], Folder: GROUP 1342, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

ALS concerning correspondence between David Hartley and Benjamin Franklin, with an envelope addressed to Hartley in an unidentified hand.

Removed from Thomas Campbell's correspondence.

Dates: 1852 Feb 25