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Nicaragua -- Foreign relations -- United States

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Nicaragua Canal Company records

Call Number: GEN MSS 1774
Abstract: The collection consists of correspondence, financial and legal papers, clippings, and other documents relating to the Nicaragua Canal Company. Included are original charters and agreements with the Nicaraguan government to build a canal, as well as financial statements, partnership agreements between American investors, and lists of stockholders in the Nicaragua Canal Construction Company, such as former United States Vice President Levi P. Morton and a number of senators. In addition, the...
Dates: circa 1860s-1902

Henry Lewis Stimson papers

Call Number: MS 465
Abstract: The papers consist of correspondence, letter books, speeches, articles, letters to the editor, statements prepared for presentation to Congress and substantial subject files with clippings, printed matter, reports, memoranda and photographs related to Henry Stimson's various public offices. While the official records of Stimson's service (as Secretary of War under President Taft, Secretary of State under Herbert Hoover and as Secretary of War in the cabinets of Presidents Roosevelt and...
Dates: 1846-1966

Samuel Smith Wood papers

Call Number: MS 1083
Abstract: The papers consist of correspondence relating to the life of the Samuel Smith Wood family in Greytown, Nicaragua, the bombardment of the city by the American ship, Cyane, in July, 1854, and claims rising out of that incident. A particularly long account is given in a letter (July 15, 1854) by Wood's son, Alexander McCready Wood. Also in the papers are letters (1849) by Samuel S. Wood to his wife describing a trip through the gold regions of San Juan and San Francisco, California and a family...
Dates: 1849-1920