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The Resource Samuel Hall letters

Samuel Hall letters

Label
Samuel Hall letters, 1860-1862, undated
Title
Samuel Hall letters
Inclusive dates
1860-1862, undated
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The collection contains letters written by Samuel Hall to his son, Horace Ames Hall while he was attending school in Collinsville, Connecticut. There is also one letter to Horace from his older sister
Biographical or historical data
Samuel Hall was born on June 1, 1797, in Somerset County, Maryland. In 1814, Samuel moved to Gibson County, Indiana. He was a member of the Indiana House of Representatives from 1829 to 1831 and again from 1845 to 1846. From 1832 to 1835, he was president judge of the 4th circuit. Hall served as Indiana's Lieutenant Governor from 1840 to 1843. On January 10, 1844, he married Sophia Augusta Ames with whom he had several children, including Horace Ames Hall. Hall was a delegate to the 1850 Indiana Constitutional Convention. He died on May 11, 1862.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1797-1862
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hall, Samuel
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hall, Samuel
  • Hall family
  • Lawyers
  • Judges
  • Legislators
  • Hall family
  • Hall, Samuel
  • Judges
  • Lawyers
  • Legislators
  • Indiana
  • Indiana
Label
Samuel Hall letters
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2139
Instantiates
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17552332
Extent
1
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247212374
  • (OCoLC)247212374
Terms governing use
Patrons are responsible for obtaining permission to publish from the copyright owner.
Type of unit
folder
Label
Samuel Hall letters
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2139
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17552332
Extent
1
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247212374
  • (OCoLC)247212374
Terms governing use
Patrons are responsible for obtaining permission to publish from the copyright owner.
Type of unit
folder

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