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Wise family

Works: 270 works in 324 publications in 1 language and 1,593 library holdings
Genres: History  Personal correspondence  Genealogy 
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by Wise family( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence, speeches, writings, accounts, and personal items, of Henry Alexander Wise (1806-1876) concerning Wise's service as U.S. minister to Brazil, career in the Confederate Army, the Civil War, and politics, as well as personal and family matters; correspondence, speeches, essays and articles, notes, poetry, and financial records, of his son, John Sergeant Wise (1846-1913), concerning the Civil War, politics, and family matters; and diaries (1934-1982), scrapbooks (1928-1967), address books (1958-1979), and other papers, of Henry Alexander Wise (1906-1982), kept as a lawyer and member of New York State Senate; together with papers relating to John Cropper and John Sergeant (1779-1852); and correspondence and accounts of Evelyn Byrd Beverley Douglas Wise (1851-1925), Henry Alexander Wise (1874-1968), Henrietta Edwina Thompson Booth Wise (1876-1957), John Sergeant Wise (1876-1951), Jennings Cropper Wise (1881-1968), Byrd Douglas Wise (1886-1969), John Sergeant Wise (1905-1974), and Ann Harrison Carroll Wise, and photograph albums and other family papers. Correspondents include James Buchanan, Grover Cleveland, Benjamin Harrison, Robert E. Lee, William McKinley, George Gordon Meade, Theodore Roosevelt, William Howard Taft, and Daniel Webster
Papers by Gaugler Family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Family collection of correspondence, legal documents, literary productions, printed materials, genealogical data, and photographs related to Bellevue, Ohio area Wise, Arnold, and Gaugler families associated with photographer Simon Peter Gaugler; also some genealogical information on the Schanck family of Georgia connected by marriage to the Gauglers
Garnett and Wise family papers( )

1 edition published in 1624 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Early items include a "muster" roll, dated 1624 (copy) of Thomas Garnett, listing persons residing in Elizabeth City, Va., their ages, and the year and ship in which they arrived in Virginia. Eighteenth-century materials include a letter from a soldier serving in the Continental Army in Philadelphia discussing army life and troop movements. Nineteenth- century materials include family letters, 1833-1854, of the Wise, Jennings, and Garnett families. Letters of 1855 from Henry A. Wise to James P. Hambleton and others concern Wise's election campaign and state and national political history during the 1830s and 1840s. Letters of 1863 concern a personal quarrel involving Henry A. Wise, Alexander Garnett, and Jefferson Davis (Garnett was Davis's personal physician). Postwar letters include several written by Wise to his grandchildren containing advice
Wise-Clark family papers( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Chiefly correspondence of the families of Matilda Wise Clark and her husband, Samuel Andrew Clark, reflecting life in rural Iowa and Illinois during the Civil War era. Includes references to Des Moines and Mount Pleasant, Iowa; Wenona, Ill.; military draft; military hospitals; black regiments; Lincoln's assassins, and Battle of Murfreesboro. Correspondents include Matilda Wise Clark, Samuel Andrew Clark, Irv Colvin, Mag Colvin, Jennie Grant, Elizabeth Grim, Lycurgus Grim, Thomas Jefferson Hoge, Will Kemp, Debbie McClelland, Hattie Ream, William Ream, Bell Wise, and George Wise. Regiments involved include Iowa Infantry, 45th Regiment, U.S. Army, 12th Infantry (Colored), U.S. Army, 101st Infantry (Colored), and U.S. Army, 125th Infantry (Colored)
Genealogical notes on the Faust, Holston, Holstein, and Wise families by Faust family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Genealogical information on the families and descendants of Henry Faust, Christian Faust, Owen Riley Faust, Moses Holston, and Ernst Frederick Weiss [Wise]
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in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The correspondence reflects life in rural Iowa and Illinois during the Civil War era with references to Des Moines, Mount Pleasant, and Winfield, Iowa, and Wenona, Illinois. The soldiers wrote concerning military hospitals, military draft, Black regiments, Lincoln's assassins, and the Battle of Murfreesboro. The regiments involved include the 45th Iowa Infantry, 12th Infantry (Colored), 101st Infantry (Colored), and the 125th Infantry (Colored)
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