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William H. Crawford letter to Thomas Wilson

William H. Crawford letter to Thomas Wilson

Descriptive Summary

Title: William H. Crawford letter to Thomas Wilson
Creator: Crawford, William Harris, 1772-1834
Inclusive Dates: 1822 June 5
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s) (1 letter)
Collection Number: ms1211
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

William Harris Crawford (1772-1834), two-time U.S. presidential nominee (1816 and 1824), U.S. senator (November 7, 1807 to March 23, 1813), cabinet member under two presidents (Secretary of War beginning in August 1815; transferred to the Treasury in October 1816, and served under Presidents Madison and James Monroe until 1825), foreign diplomat (Minister to France 1813-1815), and judge of the northern circuit court (1827-1834).

For more information, see the article "William Harris Crawford (1772-1834)" in the New Georgia Encyclopedia.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of one handwritten letter: dated Treasury Department, June 5, 1822, to "Thomas Wilson, Cashier of the Bank of the United States," signed "William H. Crawford," regarding banking matters.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

William H. Crawford letter to Thomas Wilson, ms 1211. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Finding Aid Publication

Finding aid prepared on: 2017.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Banks and banking -- United States.
Wilson, Thomas -- Correspondence

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letter, 1822 June 5