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David Wallace letter, 1839.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1351 (Text) 00000106177587 Manuscripts Available -

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General Note: Processing information: Collection processing completed 2005/11 by Christina N. Baich. Finding aid updated 2015/11/25 by Lauren Patton.
Restrictions on Access Note: The collection is open to research use.
Summary, etc.: The collection consists of a copy of a letter from David Wallace to Samuel Judah.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: David Wallace letter, Rare Books and Manuscripts Section, Indiana State Library.
Location of Originals/Duplicates Note: Lilly Library, Indiana University Bloomington, Indiana
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: 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.
Biographical or Historical Data: David Wallace was born on April 24, 1799, near Lewistown, Pennsylvania. His family moved to Brookville, Indiana, in 1817. Wallace was admitted to the bar in 1824 and practiced law in Indiana. He served as a member of the State House of Representatives (1828-1830); Lieutenant Governor of Indiana (1831-1837); Governor of Indiana (1837-1840); and a member of the U.S. House of Representatives (1841-1843). Wallace was a delegate to the state constitutional convention in 1850 and served as judge of the court of common pleas of Marion County from 1856 until his death on September 4, 1859.
Subject: Wallace, David, 1799-1859.
Judah, Samuel, 1798-1869.
Indiana. General Assembly. House of Representatives.
United States. Congress. House.
Indiana. Constitutional Convention (1850-1851)
Indiana. Court of Common Pleas (Marion County)
Lawyers > Indiana.
Legislators > Indiana.
Legislators > United States.
Lieutenant governors > Indiana.
Governors > Indiana.
Judges > Indiana.

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