Mason, William

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Epithet: Reverend poet and musician

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referencedIn Vol. VI. TRANSCRIPT of "Anecdotes of Sir J[oshua] Reynolds, chiefly relative to his manner of coloring, by W[illiam] Mason";...... "copied (see f. 2) from the original at Aston Rectory, which is unfortunately imperfect, and the missing part has been ..., 1851 British Library
creatorOf ANGLICAN SERVICE MUSIC: 'Sacred Music Collected by H. T. Ellicombe', including most notably two works by Robert Lucas Pearsall, a Burial Service in E minor (1829-1830) and an autograph communion hymn 'Therefore with Angels' (1845); 1809-1845. Except ..., 1809-1845 British Library
referencedIn CORRESPONDENCE of William Taylor How, of Standon Place, Ongar, Essex, including letters from Thomas Hollis, Thomas Gray, the poet, William Pitt, afterwards Earl of Chatham, and Sir Horace Mann (f. 6); 1760-1768. Paper. Quarto. Presented by the Rev. E..., 1760-1768 British Library
referencedIn Vol. Xl. RECOLLECTIONS continued, consisting chiefly of:-Extracts from H. Walpole's correspondence with [Rev. W.] Mason," with the note "several passages in this book are not given in the printed copy" [ed. J. Mitford, 1851), f. 2;-and "Extracts fro..., 1850 British Library
referencedIn United States Sanitary Commission records. Army and Navy Claim Agency archives, 1861-1870 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Harvard University. Mathematical theses, 1782-1839 Harvard University Archives.
creatorOf MISCELLANEOUS LETTERS AND PAPERSPaper; ff. 73. British Library arrangement. 1579-1759, 1579-1759 British Library
referencedIn LITERARY correspondence of Bishop Percy with various persons; 1762-1789. The names of the writers will be found in the Index. At f. 72 is the draft of a 1etter from Percy to Lord Dacre, 6 Sept. 1773, and at f. 124 a letter from Sir Robert Chambers to..., 1762-1795 British Library
referencedIn Mason Family Papers, 1756-1891 Library of Virginia
referencedIn ORIGINAL, letters, chiefly of English scholars, men of science, etc.; 1611-1824. 1. [Sir] Henry Spelman to his son, John Spelman; Middleton, 30 Jan. 1611[2]. Lat. f. 1. 2. John Hales [of Eton] to -, on the marriage of cousins; Eton College, 8 Sept. 1..., 1611-1824 British Library
referencedIn Vol. CXCVII (ff. 416). 20 Apr.-9 May 1825.includes:ff. 1, 4 John Adolphus, barrister: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1825.f. 5 Sir Montague Cholmeley, 1st Baronet: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1822-1825.f. 7 J-Conolly, Vicar of Ballingar... British Library
referencedIn Vol. CCXXXVIII (ff. 355). 22 CCLXI. 22-31 Mar. 1835.includes:f. 1 Lord William George Frederick Cavendish-Bentinck, statesman: Correspondence with Sir R. Peel: 1835-1848. ff. 3, 4 Ernest Augustus; King of Hanover; Duke of Cumberland, son of George II... British Library
referencedIn Edison Sheet Music Collection, 1830-1958, (bulk 1890-1940) Library of Congress. Music Division
creatorOf LITERARY COMMONPLACE-BOOK in several hands; circa 1783. Partly printed. Included in the original core of the book, now ff. 66-166, 172, are (ff. 89-93v, 96-97) verses by William Hayley and Anna Seward mostly relating to her visit to Eartham, co. Suss..., approximately 1783 British Library
referencedIn Vol. V. EXTRACTS from the correspondence and papers of the Rev. William Mason, the poet, viz.:-"Extracts from Warburton's letters to Mason"; 1751-1771, ff. 1, 125 b;-Letters of James Beattie, etc., to Mason; 1772-1775, f. 30;-"Passages omitted in H. ... British Library
referencedIn Samuel P. Warren Collection, 1840-1950, (bulk 1880-1910) Library of Congress. Music Division
creatorOf William Mason Papers, 1886 Archives and Special Collections Department. New Mexico State University.
referencedIn John Anthony Quitman papers, 1833-1858 (inclusive) 1847-1858 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn LETTERS addressed to Benjamin Wilson, F.R.S., by men of science and others, chiefly on the subject of electricity; 11 Aug. 1743-21 May, 1788. Included are several scientific papers and drafts of letters by B. Wilson. Among the writers are:-John Smeat... British Library
referencedIn Houghton Library. Houghton Library printed book provenance file, L-Q. 1942. Houghton Library
referencedIn George Balanchine archive, 1924-1989 (inclusive), 1961-1983 (bulk). Harvard Theater Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn ORIGINAL letters of Thomas Gray, the poet, to Thomas Wharton, M.D., of Old Park, Durham; 12 Mar. 1740-24 May 1771. Some of the letters enclose copies of his poems, and amongst them one of the " Elegy," f. 45. At the end are added:-Letters of James Br... British Library
referencedIn SKETCH-BOOK of compositions. Among them are:-1. Two fugues for the organ or pianoforte. ff. 3, 3 b. 2. " Messiah, a sacred eclogue by [Alexander] Pope, set to music by W. Crotch, Oct. 13th, 1790." ff. 5 b-17 b. 3. Te Deum in B flat; 28 Oct. 1790. Im..., 1790-1791 British Library
referencedIn Century Company records New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn English-language manuscript verse in the Houghton Library: First-line index, ca. 1000-ca. 1820. Houghton Library
referencedIn Nathan Richardson papers, 1849-1859. Houghton Library
creatorOf Hon. Augusta Leigh née Byron: literary commonplace book; circa Aug. 1805 -Aug. 1848. English and French. The contents consist largely of copies of verses and epigrams by, together with extracts from, both contem-porary and earlier poets. The main... British Library
referencedIn CORPRESPONDENCE Of the family of Paston of Paston, co. Norfolk, Viscounts (1673) and Earls (1679) of Yarmouth ; 1551-1699. Prefixed are transcripts of four deeds, 1431-1442, now in the British Museum (Add. Ch. 17227, 17232-17234), and a draft in Sir ..., 1551-1699 British Library
referencedIn LEEDS PAPERS. Vol. CXIII (ff. 401). Correspondence and papers of Lord Holdernesse relating to the North Riding, of which he was Lord Lieutenant (1740-1777), and other parts of Yorkshire; 1740-1761. Among the subjects touched on are his interest in th..., 1740-1761 British Library
referencedIn William Mason: Signet Warrant for inventor's patent to: 1724.Inventions: Signet Warrants for patents for inventions: 1717-1725.Thomas Chamflower: Signet Warrant for inventor's patent to: 1724. British Library
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correspondedWith Balanchine, George. person
correspondedWith Century Company corporateBody
correspondedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 person
associatedWith Harvard University. corporateBody
associatedWith Houghton Library. person
associatedWith Mason family family
associatedWith Quitman, John Anthony. person
associatedWith Richardson, Nathan, 1827-1859 person
associatedWith Thomas A. Edison, Inc. corporateBody
associatedWith United States Sanitary Commission corporateBody
correspondedWith Warren, Samuel P. (Samuel Prowse), 1841-1915 person
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Norfolk, England
Norwich, Norfolk
Southampton, Hampshire
Norfolk, England
Richmond, North Riding of Yorkshire
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Ashwellthorpe, Norfolk
Yeovil, Somerset
Norwich, Norfolk
Handsworth, Warwickshire
London, England
Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire
Olney, Buckinghamshire
Foulden, Norfolk
Netherlands, Europe
Yorkshire, England
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Petersfield, Hampshire
Aston, West Riding of Yorkshire
Manchester, Lancashire


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