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James Noble letters
S 1019
1817-1826
1 folder
Manuscript Section, Indiana Division
Indiana State Library

Processed by: Christina Baich, November 2005

 

Biographical Note:

James Noble was born on December 16, 1785, near Berryville, Clarke County, Virginia. His family moved to Campbell County, Kentucky, in 1795. Noble practiced law in Kentucky before moving to Brookville, Indiana. He was a judge and a member of the first Indiana Constitutional Convention in 1816. Noble then served in the first State House of Representatives. He was elected to the United States Senate in 1816 and served until his death on February 26, 1831. During his time in the Senate he served as chairman of the Committee on Pensions and on the Committee on the Militia. He is buried in the Congressional Cemetery in Washington, D.C.

Source:

Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. United States Congress. 23 Sept. 2005

Scope and Content Note:

The collection consists of reproduction of three letters written by James Noble.

Item Listing:

Folder 1.
1822 Jan. 11 James Noble to John C. Calhoun held at the Library of Congress, photocopy of ALS.
1826 Mar. 29 James Noble to J.L. Edwards held at the Library of Congress, photograph of ALS.
1817 Mar. 5 James Noble to James Monroe, Photostat copy of ALS.

Collection Information:

Size of Collection:
1 folder
 
Collection Dates:
1817-1826
 
Provenance:
Ruth Esther Amos 1944?; Indiana State Library 1932 Dec. 6
 
Access: This collection is open for research.
Restrictions:
None
 
Reproduction Rights:
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library.  Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.
 
Language Materials are entirely in English
Alternate Formats:
None
 
Related Holdings:   

Notes:

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