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The Schofield Collection of Political Memorabilia

Documents in The Schofield Collection of Political Memorabilia

October 18, 2017

Total Items Found: 36
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FOUR 18TH CENTURY RHODE ISLAND DOCUMENTS 1-2) Two documents paying Providence printer William Goddard for services rendered per orde...

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ACCOUNTING LOG BELONGING TO WILLIAM ELLERY, SR. Detailing loans made by Ellery, a Newport merchant and Deputy Governor of the Colony...

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WILLIAM ELLERY-SIGNED DOCUMENT PERTAINING TO THE NEWPORT, RHODE ISLAND CUSTOMS HOUSE Three handwritten letter drafts on obverse and...

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THREE PUBLISHED PROCEEDINGS OF THE COLONY OF RHODE ISLAND GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1) Dated 1749. Signed by Secretary Thomas Ward. Alden 93....

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TWO PUBLISHED PROCEEDINGS OF THE COLONY OF RHODE ISLAND GENERAL ASSEMBLY 1) Dated September 1761. Signed by Secretary Henry Ward. Al...

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THREE PUBLISHED PROCEEDINGS OF THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND GENERAL ASSEMBLY All signed by Secretary Henry Ward. 1) Dated June 1777. Al...

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TWO PUBLISHED PROCEEDINGS OF THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND GENERAL ASSEMBLY Both signed by Secretary Henry Ward. 1) Dated August 1785. A...

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THREE PUBLISHED PROCEEDINGS OF THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND GENERAL ASSEMBLY All signed by Secretary Henry Ward. 1) Dated March 1794. A...

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TWO PUBLISHED PROCEEDINGS OF THE STATE OF RHODE ISLAND GENERAL ASSEMBLY Both signed by Secretary Samuel Eddy. 1) Dated June 1799. Al...

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18TH CENTURY RHODE ISLAND BOND A lottery to raise 20,000 pounds to turn a branch of the Pawtuxet River into a large pond in Charlest...

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NINE 18TH CENTURY RHODE ISLAND DOCUMENTS 1) 1766 witness summons signed by legislative clerk and future governor, Josias Lyndon. 2)...

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ARREST ORDERS SIGNED BY RHODE ISLAND CHIEF JUSTICE STEPHEN HOPKINS Concerning William Reynolds, accused of making and using counterf...

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TEN PUBLISHED PROCEEDINGS OF THE RHODE ISLAND GENERAL ASSEMBLY Includes June 1775 proceedings, which pertain to Rhode Island's raisi...

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PRINTED ACT OF CONGRESS SIGNED, PERTAINING TO COLLECTION OF DUTIES IN RHODE ISLAND Congress of the United States: At the Second Ses..."

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DISTRICTING LAW FOR THE COMMONWEALTH OF MASSACHUSETTS An Act for dividing the Commonwealth into Districts for the choice of Represe..."

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TWO NEW HAMPSHIRE TAX DOCUMENTS Addressed to the selectmen of Hampton Falls, New Hampshire, from state treasurer Oliver Peabody, not...

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PUBLISHED MASSACHUSETTS LETTER DENOUNCING THE EMBARGO ACT OF 1807 From Massachusetts Senator Timothy Pickering to Massachusetts Gove...

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SIX DOCUMENTS RELATING TO RHODE ISLAND SUFFRAGE 1) An Oration, Delivered in the Benevolent Congregational Meeting-House on the Four..."

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THREE NEW HAMPSHIRE POLITICAL DOCUMENTS 1) 1804 broadside stating the general court convened that all eligible inhabitants should vo...

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TEN DOCUMENTS RELATING TO BALDWIN, MAINE 1-4) Four handwritten warrants addressing constables to notify qualified voters of the time...

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PRINTED LETTER URGING THE ELECTION OF THOMAS HUNTER AND WILLIAM ARNOLD TO CONGRESS Addressed to Benjamin Brown of Bristol, Rhode Isl...

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TWO RHODE ISLAND LETTERS REFERENCING 1812 ELECTIONS Both signed by prominent citizens. 1) Concerning the forthcoming presidential el...

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DOCUMENT APPOINTING AARON CURRIER TO THE REPUBLICAN CENTRAL COMMITTEE OF WENTWORTH, NEW HAMPSHIRE Signed and dated Joshua Darling,..."

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DOCUMENT RELATING TO THE TENNESSEE CASE OF ELIJAH NELSON V. JOHN BRIGHT Includes the Rules of the Supreme Court of Errors and Appea..."

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SEVEN DOCUMENTS PERTAINING TO DEMOCRATS 1) Albany Argus Extra. The Voice of the People, and the Facts, in Relation to the Rejection..."

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FIVE DOCUMENTS OF DORR REBELLION INTEREST All detailing responses outside of Rhode Island. 1) Broadside proclamation by Governor Sam...

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THREE LETTERS REFERENCING THE DORR REBELLION Dan Schofield's typed transcriptions of each letter accompany the lot. 1) From Christop...

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RHODE ISLAND DOCUMENTS Approx. 37 items, most handwritten, concerning government and civic matters, personal correspondence, propert...

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SIGNED HENRY CLAY LETTER OF DORR REBELLION INTEREST Addressed to Mr. Saml. G. Arnold (Samuel G. Arnold), who would go on to become a...

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SIX DOCUMENTS PERTAINING TO UNSUCCESSFUL CANDIDATES INCLUDING DANIEL WEBSTER Four pamphlets and two letters. 1) The Address and Pro..."

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THREE SLAVERY-RELATED DOCUMENTS 1) Broadside Gen. Scott Denounced!" illustrating the role slavery played in the destruction of the..."

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TWELVE PAMPHLETS FROM THE 1852 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION 1) The Dangers of Electing an Incompetent Man President. The Galphin Case! Fac..."

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TWENTY-EIGHT DOCUMENTS RELATING TO THE 1852 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION Includes: 1) Life and Services of Gen. Pierce, Respectfully Dedic..."

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SEVEN PRO-SCOTT DOCUMENTS 1) Speech of Hon. Lewis D. Campbell, of Ohio ...". (Washington: Printed at the Congressional Globe Office..."

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SIGNED LETTER FROM RHODE ISLAND GOVERNOR CONCERNING CIVIL WAR TROOPS Governor William Sprague writes to William Alfred Buckingham, r...

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LETTER SIGNED BY WILLIAM MCKINLEY On Ohio Governor letterhead dated November 13, 1893. Thanks E.H. Rhodes of Rhode Island for his co...

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