WorldCat Identities

Lewis, William Berkeley 1784-1866

Overview
Works: 108 works in 117 publications in 1 language and 162 library holdings
Genres: History  Treaties  Claims 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E380,
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by William Berkeley Lewis
Major Lewis on the nomination of Andrew Jackson by John Spencer Bassett( Book )

2 editions published in 1924 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hermitage [Nashville], to Major William B. Lewis by Andrew Jackson( )

6 editions published in 1828 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explaining why he did not visit Judge Overton; asking Lewis to inquire about buying "two pair of good grey horses" for him; stating that he would "rather buy well broke carriage horses, if young, then break them [him]self."
Calendar of the Jackson-Lewis letters, 1806-1864 by New York Public Library( )

1 edition published in 1900 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dyas collection of John Coffee papers by Robert Dyas( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The outgoing correspondence of John Coffee is addressed predominantly to members of his family. Other family members whose letters are included are Alexander Donelson Coffee, John Donelson Coffee, Mary Donelson Coffee, Mary Coffee Mays, and Messaniah Coffee Wells-Moseley. The Martin family is represented by 45 letters, primarily of James G. Martin, brother-in-law of Mrs. John Coffee. There is also correspondence of Andrew Jackson Hutchings, a ward of Andrew Jackson. Other correspondents include William Preston Anderson, James Bright, John Donelson, Stockley Donelson, John Henry Eaton, William B. Lewis, John C. McLemore, and James K. Polk
place not specified, to Major William B. Lewis by Andrew Jackson( )

1 edition published in 1828 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Sending him a letter for his information and asking him to "preserve it carefully."
Knoxville, to Major William B. Lewis by Andrew Jackson( )

1 edition published in 1819 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Telling him that he hopes to reach home on the 1st of April; describing the warm reception he received in Knoxville; asking Lewis to ride up to see him as soon as he reaches Nashville
Hermitage [Nashville], to Major William B. Lewis by Andrew Jackson( )

1 edition published in 1845 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Returning "the confidential letter of A. Stevenson ... lest I might be taken off suddenly & it might fall into improper hands"; telling Lewis, "you may assure our mutal friend confidentially that he will be offered one of the departments, and that he may lay aside all fears of Col. Polk being managed by Wilkes; noting that he "rejoice[s] & congratulate[s his] country on the Joint Resolutions annexing Texas [having] passed the House of R[epresentatives]."
"Mr. Davis / 7 miles west of Wythe, Va.," to Major William B. Lewis by Andrew Jackson( )

1 edition published in 1834 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Updating him on the progress of his journey
"Greensburgh, Va.," to Major William B. Lewis by Andrew Jackson( )

1 edition published in 1834 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reporting that they have arrived in Greensburgh, having left "Mrs. Donelson and the three younger children at Mr. Reve's to return to the Warrenton Springs to spend the sickly months there"; mentioning a sighting of "Mr. Poindexter at Gordonsville"; discussing financial matters in Virginia
place not specified, to Major William B. Lewis by Andrew Jackson( )

1 edition published in 1833 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Asking why Lewis sent a newspaper article for his perusal, since he "never trouble[s] [him]self with dead ducks or madmen"; returning the offending paper
Balances, &c. on the books of the Second Auditor. : December 14, 1829. Read, and laid upon the table by United States( Book )

1 edition published in 1830 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Hermitage [Nashville], to Major William B. Lewis by Andrew Jackson( )

1 edition published in 1845 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discussing a financial matter
place not specified, to Major William B. Lewis by Andrew Jackson( )

1 edition published in 1827 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Offering to send him a "copy of the declarations of Mr. Southard" if he needs it; noting that he "cannot see any ground for the committee to notice Mr. [Henry] Clay's appeal
Hermitage [Nashville], to Major William B. Lewis by Andrew Jackson( )

1 edition published in 1843 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Introducing Edward B. Donelson, who is starting school at Georgetown; asking him to introduce Donelson to various people and to write to him about how Donelson is doing
Knoxville, to Major William B. Lewis by Andrew Jackson( )

1 edition published in 1819 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Giving details of his travel plans; stating that he hopes to reach "the city" [Washington, D.C.?] in 10 days; hoping he has "given a distribution to the history of the Seminole War."
"Fairfax Courthouse," to Major William B. Lewis by Andrew Jackson( )

1 edition published in 1834 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Reporting that he has arrived in Fairfax "in good time, and without accident"; asking him to send two cameos that George forgot to pick up; giving instructions about where to find the cameos and how to send them
place not specified, to Major William B. Lewis by Andrew Jackson( )

1 edition published in 1827 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discussing a meeting with Capt. Barnum and expressing his hope that it will be at Nashville; sending him a letter from Mr. Somerville; noting that he has a cotton shipment he hopes to sell in January; mentioning Dr. Hamblin's request that his step-daughter accompany them to New Orleans if Mrs. Jackson is going
[Letter] 1844 Feb. 3, Treasury Department, Second Auditor's Office [to] W[illiam] H. Thomas by William Berkeley Lewis( )

1 edition published in 1844 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter dated February 3, 1844 from W.B. Lewis in the Second Auditor's Office of the Treasury Department to William H. Thomas concerning government reimbursment for J.W. King for his services in boarding Cherokee Indians and their horses at Murphey, North Carolina, during a meeting they attended concerning the New Echota treaty of 1835. The money was paid to Thomas, the legal representative of the Eastern Cherokees, for King
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.69 (from 0.36 for Hermitage, ... to 0.99 for Frank F. S ...)

Alternative Names
Lewis, W. B. (William Berkeley), 1784-1866

William Berkeley Lewis American presidential advisor

Languages
English (49)