Letter from Henry Clay to J. Morrison Harris, Baltimore. Washington, 17 September 1850

Title

Letter from Henry Clay to J. Morrison Harris, Baltimore. Washington, 17 September 1850

Description

Clay agrees to recommend Harris for the office of the U.S. District Attorney in California. He is afraid that the president will want the appointment to be made from the residents of that state.

Creator

Clay, Henry, 1777-1852

Source

Filson Historical Society Manuscript Collection

Date

17 September 1850

Rights

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Format

Language

English

Type

Text

Identifier

Mss. C C

Files

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Citation

Clay, Henry, 1777-1852, “Letter from Henry Clay to J. Morrison Harris, Baltimore. Washington, 17 September 1850,” The Filson Historical Society , accessed June 16, 2021, https://filsonhistorical.omeka.net/items/show/3048.