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Howard, John Eager, 1752-1827


Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Bayard papers

Identifier: MS 0109

Land papers, business papers, and correspondence of the Bayard, Eager and Howard families.

Dates: 1672-1929

Daniel Deady land papers

Identifier: MS 2173

This collection contains copies of deeds and leases for property owned or rented by Daniel Deady in Baltimore City and County.

Dates: 1793-1816

John Eager Howard papers

Identifier: MS 0469
Abstract The John Eager Howard Papers is an artificial collection and is comprised of thirteen smaller collections of various original manuscripts and papers. The collection spans over three centuries, beginning during the mid to late 17th century with items from the Howard family and letters from John Eager Howard, a soldier and politician. Eager was named governor of Maryland in 1788, and was elected to the Continental Congress, U.S. Congress, and U.S. Senate. The collection concludes with...
Dates: 1662-1952

McHenry family papers

Identifier: MS 0647

This collection contains the correspondence of various members of the McHenry family of Baltimore, Maryland from 1774-1876.

Dates: 1774-1876

Revolutionary War collection

Identifier: MS 1814

This is an artificial collection and includes items such as personal letters, muster rolls, military communication and orders, government administrative records, and petitions.

Dates: 1728-1962

Robert Goodloe Harper family papers

Identifier: MS 0431
Abstract The Robert Goodloe Harper Family Papers consist of manuscripts belonging to the Harper, Carroll, and Pennington families. The collection begins in 1747 with a file of letters to Richard Croxall on the Baltimore Iron Works and concludes in the twentieth century with papers of various members of the Pennington family. The bulk of the collection, from 1784 to 1825, centers around Robert Goodloe Harper (1765-1825) and his wife, Catharine Carroll Harper (1778-1861), and include correspondence...
Dates: 1747-1910; Majority of material found in 1784-1825

Robert R. Hudson Governors of Maryland collection

Identifier: MS 3122

The collection is comprised of documents signed by the governors of Maryland from 1777-1987, including letters, autographs, and signed official documents collected by the donor, Robert R. Hudson.

Dates: 1770 - 1981

William Smallwood collection

Identifier: MS 1875

The bulk of collection consists of letters written by William Smallwood, although several letters addressed to Smallwood are also included. Most of the letters deal with some aspect of politics or the Revolutionary War. Smallwood relates the movements of troops in a number of letters. There are numerous letters written to John Eager Howard in 1782. Other correspondents include Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer, Nathanael Greene, William Paca, Thomas Johnson, George Washington and others.

Dates: 1776-1791

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Correspondence 4
Letters 3
United States -- History -- Revolution, 1775-1783 3
Deeds 2
Family records 2