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Robert Raymond Reid letter to Henry Clay

Robert Raymond Reid letter to Henry Clay

Descriptive Summary

Title: Robert Raymond Reid letter to Henry Clay
Creator: Reid, Robert Raymond, 1789-1841
Inclusive Dates: 1827 November 5
Language(s): English
Extent: 1 folder(s) (1 letter)
Collection Number: ms1693
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

Robert Raymond Reid (1789-1841) was elected judge of the superior court of Georgia in 1816, and then elected as a Republican to the Fifteenth Congress to fill the vacancy caused by the resignation of John Forsyth.

For more information, see his congressional biography.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of one letter: dated Augusta, Georgia, November 5, 1827, "The Hon. H. Clay," signed "Robert Raymond Reid," regarding Florida patronage.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Robert Raymond Reid letter to Henry Clay, ms 1693. 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

Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 -- Correspondence
Florida -- Politics and government -- 19th century.
Patronage, Political -- Florida.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letter, 1827 November 5