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Law, Thomas
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 4495
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Thomas Law was an English economist. This collection contains letters written by Thomas Law relating to land speculation for lots in the District of Columbia during its establishment. Also included is a brief for the defendant in the case of... more
Baxley, Catherine Virginia
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 229
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
This diary and notebook was kept by Mrs. C[atherine] V[irginia] Baxley of Baltimore, Maryland after her arrest as a blockade runner for the Confederacy and during her confinement at the Old Capital Prison, Washington, D.C. from February 24-July 2,... more
Disosway, Gabriel P. (Gabriel Poillon), 1799-1868
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3778
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Gabriel P. Disosway was a merchant and politician in New York City. These letters from Disosway to John Anthon at New York discuss his efforts as a member of the New York State Assembly to secure the removal of quarantine and emigration facilities... more