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Lewis, William Berkeley 1784-1866

Overview
Works: 108 works in 113 publications in 1 language and 148 library holdings
Genres: History  Treaties  Records and correspondence  Claims 
Roles: Author
Classifications: E340.C68,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by William Berkeley Lewis
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

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

2 editions published in 1828 in English and held by 2 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."
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
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

Describing the death of a four-month-old baby and the mother's distress at his death; telling him that Edward B. Donelson has not reached home yet
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 1826 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discussing attempts to cast his wife's character into disrepute, which he believes originate with [Henry] Clay, and his efforts to obtain statements that will clear his wife of such accusations
place not specified, to Major William B. Lewis by Andrew Jackson( )

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

Asking him to call so he can discuss a hand bill he saw related to the Chickasaw Nation
Nashville, 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 he cannot call today; sending his compliments to the ladies; reporting that James Jackson has not yet returned from Huntsville
Andrew Jackson papers by Andrew Jackson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection is comprised of correspondence between Jackson and various parties relating to Indian issues and other official matters; provision returns for the 1st and 2nd regiments, Tennessee Volunteer Infantry; drafts of writings; and four volumes of the Andrew Jackson-William B. Lewis letters. The Andrew Jackson-William B. Lewis letters date from 1806 to 1864, and reflect both political and personal matters
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
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
ALS, Washington [D.C.], to Mr. Brady by William Berkeley Lewis( )

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

Has gotten the President to appoint Brady as acting auditor. Lewis is anxious that the Indian business be kept up, and has directed action toward that end
"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
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

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

Inviting him to meet Jackson and his wife at Roberson Springs [Tennessee?]; asking for Lewis's help in getting his carriage so he can return a carriage he borrowed from Mr. King; asking after Major [John H.] Eaton
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
"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
[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
 
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Alternative Names
Lewis, W. B. (William Berkeley), 1784-1866

William Berkeley Lewis American presidential advisor

Languages
English (45)