Horace Porter typescripts
- Porter, Horace, 1837-1921 (Person)
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0.167 Cubic Feet (4 typescripts)
After the war, he worked for several railroads, and was made ambassador to France in 1897. In 1905, towards the end of his ambassadorship, he oversaw the disinterment of John Paul Jones' body from its grave in Paris, and its reinterment at the U.S. Naval Academy.
Porter died in New York City on May 29, 1901.
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