United States Congressmen from Tennessee
Thomas Jefferson Campbell: (1786-1850) Born in Rhea County, Tenn., he served as Assistant Inspector General to Major General Cole's Division of the East Tennessee Militia during the War of 1812. Was clerk of the Tennessee State House of Representatives, 1817-19, 1821, and 1825-31. Served as a Tennessee State Congressman, 1833-37, and a U.S. Congressman, 1841-43. Elected Clerk of the United States House of Representatives, 1847-50.
Washington Barrow: (1807-66) Born in Davidson County, Tenn., he was a lawyer; Minister to Portugal, 1841-44; newspaper editor; U.S. Congressman, 1847-49; and a member of the Tennessee State Senate, 1860-61.
Autographs: 4 1/4 x 5/8, in ink, Tho. J. Campbell. Cut closely at the bottom. On the reverse side of the paper, also written in ink is, Washington Barrow. Pair of U.S. Congressmen from Tennessee.