A Guide to the Joseph Clay Neal Collection Neal, Joseph Clay. 7923-a

A Guide to the Joseph Clay Neal Collection

A Collection in the
Clifton Waller Barrett Library of American Literature
Accession number 7923-a


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Repository
University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept. Alderman Library University of Virginia Charlottesville, Virginia 22903 USA
Collection Number
7923-a
Title
Joseph Clay Neal Collection 1837-1843
Extent
3 items
Creator
Location
Language
English

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

Use Restrictions

See the University of Virginia Library’s use policy.

Preferred Citation

Joseph Clay Neal Collection, Accession 7923-a, Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library

Acquisition Information

Deposit, [1963 December 17] 1965 October 28

Funding Note

Funded in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities



Item Listing

Letters
  • Joseph Clay Nealto Joseph B. Boyd
    1837 November 3
    ALS, 1 p.

    [Thanks him for a flattering letter; hopes that Boyd may find amusement in the "Charcoal Sketches" to be published the following February.]

  • Joseph Clay Nealto "My dear Sir"
    1839 January
    ALS, 3 p.

    [Discusses at length some kind of rebellion against the PennsylvaniaLegislature; suggests that the governor make a communication to the Legislature "on the subject of the late disgraceful occurences;" states that Cromwell acted with authority and firmness under similar circumstances, and recommends The Federalistno. 43, by James Madison. Also mentions: U. S. Constitution, President Martin Van Buren, Secretary of War, Poinsett, Secretary of State, Forsyth, U. S. Congress, English Parliament, Mr. Fry, National Gazette, (Philadelphia) and Hazard's Register of Pennsylvania(Philadelphia).]

  • Joseph Clay Nealto John L. O'Sullivan
    1843 October 11
    ALS, 1 p.

    [Writes re the possible publication of an article (on "card players" ? ) by him in the Democratic Review, his terms, his fee, and the right to use the article again in a volume to be published later.]

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • James Madison
  • John L. O'Sullivan
  • Joseph B. Boyd
  • Joseph Clay Neal
  • Martin Van Buren