Harris, Thaddeus William, 1795-1856

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Harvard librarian and entomologist.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Cambridge [Mass.], to Henry David Thoreau, 1854 June 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270499003

Harris graduated from Harvard in 1815 and served as librarian at Harvard.

From the description of Papers of Thaddeus William Harris, 1822-1850 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76972786

Physician, botanist and entomologist of Cambridge, Mass.

From the description of Letter, 1835, Dec. 9 : Cambridge, Mass., to Jas. Brown, Boston. (Duke University). WorldCat record id: 35090820

Harris (Harvard, A.B. 1815; M.D. 1820) served as Librarian of Harvard, 1831-1856 and also lectured on natural history at Harvard, 1837-1842. He published about 100 articles on insects and insect-related diseases, compiled indexes to major works on entomology, and also wrote on squashes and pumpkins for the New England farmer.

From the description of Papes of Thaddeus William Harris, 1818?-1852 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 40961354

American entomologist.

From the description of 5 drawings, some signed, and autograph manuscript notes [drawing]. [18--?] (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270874695

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creatorOf Harris, Thaddeus William, 1795-1856. 5 drawings, some signed, and autograph manuscript notes [drawing]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Tuckerman, Edward, 1817-1886. Correspondence, 1832-1873. Gadsden Public Library
referencedIn Autograph File, M, 1648-1985. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn John L. (John Lawrence) LeConte papers, 1812-1897, 1812-1897 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Papers of Thaddeus William Harris, 1818?-1852 Botany Libraries
referencedIn Papers, 1806-1902. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Autograph File, B, ca.1500-1976. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn John Vaughan papers, 1768 - Circa 1936, 1768 - Circa 1936 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Delaware language collection, 1779-1806 and undated. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Gray, Asa, 1810-1888. Asa Gray papers, 1840-1859. Library of Congress
referencedIn Autograph File, H, 1584-1988. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn O'Callaghan, E. B. (Edmund Bailey), 1797-1880. Papers of E. B. O'Callaghan, 1830-1879 (bulk 1845-1860). Library of Congress
creatorOf Guérin-Méneville, F.-É. (Félix-Édouard), 1799-1874. Letter, 1842 July 10 : Paris, to W.T. [i.e.T.W.] Harris, ... à Boston. American Museum of Natural History
referencedIn Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection, 1668-1983, Bulk, 1750-1850, 1668-1983 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Herrick, Edward Claudius, 1811-1862. Edward Claudius Herrick papers, 1797-1862 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Harris, Thaddeus William, 1795-1856. Autograph letter signed : Cambridge [Mass.], to Henry David Thoreau, 1854 June 27. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Oakes, William, 1799-1848. Correspondence, 1823-1848. Gadsden Public Library
referencedIn C. S. (Charles Stearns) Wheeler additional correspondence, 1757-1940. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Asa Gray Papers, 1840-1859 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Autograph File, H, 1584-1988. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Scudder, Samuel Hubbard, 1837-1911. [Letter], [18]96 Oct. 28 [to] Mr. Harris. American Museum of Natural History
referencedIn E. B. O'Callaghan Papers, 1830-1876, (bulk 1845-1860) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology. Records, 1859-1984 (inclusive), 1859-1946 (bulk). Harvard University, Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
referencedIn Books from the library of Amos Bronson Alcott, 1579-1893. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Force, M. F. (Manning Ferguson), 1824-1899. Papers of M. F. Force, 1678-1846. Library of Congress
creatorOf Harris, Thaddeus William, 1795-1856,. Letters, 1846-1848. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Augustus A. (Augustus Addison) Gould papers, 1831-1866, 1831-1866 (inclusive), 1838-1852 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Harris, Thaddeus William, 1795-1856. Papers of Thaddeus William Harris, 1822-1850 (inclusive). Harvard University, Archives
creatorOf Harris, Thaddeus William, 1795-1856. Letter, 1835, Dec. 9 : Cambridge, Mass., to Jas. Brown, Boston. Duke University, Medical Center Library & Archives
creatorOf Harris family. Papers, 1721-1899 (bulk dates 1840-1856). Cambridge Historical Society
creatorOf Haldeman, Samuel Stehman, 1812-1880. The Geo. M. Greene Collection : the following letters addressed to Prof. S.S. Haldeman, sketches, illustrations of his scientific articles, pieces of manuscript, and the original plates of Thomas Say's "North American entomology" were presented by me (Prof. Haldeman's grandson) to Geo. M. Greene in May 1920. [signed] Guy K. Haldeman. Brown University, Brown University Library
referencedIn Autograph File, P, 1554-2005. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Edward Claudius Herrick papers, 1797-1862 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Gould, Augustus A. (Augustus Addison), 1805-1866. Papers, 1831-1866 (inclusive), 1838-1852 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Harris, Thaddeus William, 1795-1856. Papes of Thaddeus William Harris, 1818?-1852 (inclusive). Harvard University, Botany Libraries
referencedIn Handwriting samples of naturalists and others, ca. 1800-1970 (inclusive) Harvard University, Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
referencedIn Autograph File, T, 1580-1975. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Harris, Thaddeus William, 1795-1856. The Houghton family. New England Historic Genealogical Society, NEHGS
referencedIn LeConte, John L. (John Lawrence), 1825-1883. Papers, 1812-1897. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Palfrey family papers, 1713-1915. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Ralph Waldo Emerson miscellaneous correspondence, 1825-1881. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Harris, Thaddeus William, 1795-1856. List of pamphlets, &c : catalogue : manuscript, [18--] Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Autograph File, G, 1641-1991. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Jared Sparks collection of American manuscripts, 1582-1843. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn John Eatton Le Conte correspondence, 1829-1851, 1829-1851 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Jared Sparks collection of American manuscripts, 1582-1843. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Harvard University. Corporation. Annotated copies of printed almanacs and registers, 1790-1839 (inclusive). Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Le Conte, John Eatton, 1784-1860. Correspondence, 1829-1851. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf Harris, Thaddeus William, 1795-1856. Papers, 1823-1855 (inclusive) Harvard University, Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Records relating to the philosophical apparatus of the Hollis Professorship of Mathematics and Natural Philosophy and the Records of the Board of Visitors of the Massachusetts Professorship of Natural History, 1765-1835 and undated. Harvard University Archives.
referencedIn Autograph File, E, 1564-1961. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Harris, Thaddeus William, 1795-1856. Letters to Thomas Say and others, manuscript, 1823-1835. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
referencedIn John P. (John Prescott) Bigelow papers, 1805-1896 (inclusive) 1814-1863 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Samuel George Morton Papers, 1819-1850 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Harvard University Archives Photograph Collection: Portraits, ca. 1852-ca. 2004 Harvard University Archives.
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associatedWith Say, Thomas, 1787-1834, person
associatedWith Schoolcraft, Henry Rowe, 1793-1864 person
associatedWith Scudder, Samuel Hubbard, 1837-1911. person
associatedWith Seybert, Adam, 1773-1825 person
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associatedWith Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872 person
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associatedWith Teschemacher, James E. (James Englebert), 1790-1853. person
associatedWith Thayer, Alexander Wheelock, 1817-1897, person
associatedWith Thomson, Charles, 1729-1824 person
associatedWith Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862, person
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correspondedWith Wheeler, C. S. (Charles Stearns), 1816-1843 person
associatedWith Wyman, Jeffries, 1814-1874. person
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New England
Massachusetts
United States
United States
Subject
Indic literature--Texts
Entomology
Botany
Private libraries--Catalogs
Sanskrit language--Study and teaching
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Birth 1795-11-12

Death 1856-01-16

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