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The Resource Caleb Blood Smith speech and paper

Caleb Blood Smith speech and paper

Label
Caleb Blood Smith speech and paper, 1848-1849
Title
Caleb Blood Smith speech and paper
Inclusive dates
1848-1849
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The collection consists of a speech given by Caleb Blood Smith in the U.S. House of Representatives and a document enumerating appointments in the Treasury Department
Biographical or historical data
Caleb Blood Smith was born on April 16, 1808, in Boston, Massachusetts. He graduated from Miami University of Ohio in 1827 and was admitted to the bar in 1828. Smith began practicing law in Connersville, Indiana. Smith served as a State Representative (1833-1837, 1840-1841); U.S. Representative (1843-1849); Mexican claims commissioner (1849-1851); and delegate to the Peace Commission in 1861. He was appointed Secretary of the Interior by President Lincoln and held that office from March 5, 1861 to January 1, 1863. He died on January 7, 1864, in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1808-1864
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Smith, Caleb B.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smith, Caleb B.
  • United States
  • Indiana
  • United States
  • United States
  • Lawyers
  • Legislators
  • Legislators
  • Judges
  • Smith, Caleb B.
  • Indiana
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Judges
  • Lawyers
  • Legislators
  • Indiana
  • Indiana
  • United States
Label
Caleb Blood Smith speech and paper
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2766
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2005/11 by Christina Baich. Finding aid updated 2015/10/30 by Bethany Fiechter
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17552417
Extent
1
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247213067
  • (OCoLC)247213067
Terms governing use
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.
Type of unit
folder
Label
Caleb Blood Smith speech and paper
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2766
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2005/11 by Christina Baich. Finding aid updated 2015/10/30 by Bethany Fiechter
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17552417
Extent
1
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247213067
  • (OCoLC)247213067
Terms governing use
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.
Type of unit
folder

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