Arthur, T. S. (Timothy Shay), 1809-1885

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From the description of Autograph letter signed : Philadelphia, to an unidentified recipient, 1855 Nov. 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270131705

T.S. Arthur was the author of a few novels and a great many moral tales. He was also the editor of several temperance magazines, including the Home gazette. He is best known for his Ten nights in a barroom and what I saw there (1854) which was dramatized as a successful play.

From the description of T.S. Arthur letters, 1846-1880. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 60789222

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referencedIn Autograph File, A, 1518-2002. Houghton Library
referencedIn Benjamin, Park, 1809-1864. Papers, 1645-1925 Columbia University. Rare Book an Manuscript Library
referencedIn Compositions published in Graham's magazine, 1847-1851. Houghton Library
referencedIn Free Library of Philadelphia Collection of Literary Manuscripts, 1666-1990 Free Library of Philadelphia: Rare Book Department
creatorOf Arthur, T. S. (Timothy Shay), 1809-1885. T.S. Arthur letters, 1846-1880. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Benjamin, Park, 1809-1864. Benjamin Park papers, 1645-1925. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn American Repertory Theatre (Cambridge, Mass.). Prompt books and related materials, 1961-2006. Harvard Theater Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Arthur, T. S. (Timothy Shay), 1809-1885,. Autograph letter signed from T.S. Arthur to C.L. Derby [manuscript], 1860 December 22. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Arthur, T. S. (Timothy Shay), 1809-1885. Papers of Timothy Shay Arthur [manuscript] 1842-72. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Clark, Robert Sterling, 1877-1956. Sterling and Francine Clark Papers: Reading Library, 1707-1961. Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, The Clark
referencedIn Miscellaneous general and literary manuscripts, 1864-1994. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
creatorOf Arthur, T. S. (Timothy Shay), 1809-1885. Autograph letter signed : Philadelphia, to an unidentified recipient, 1855 Nov. 13. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Arthur, T. S. (Timothy Shay), 1809-1885. Letter, 1861 Feb. 13, Philadelphia, to Robert Zonner. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Arthur, T. S. (Timothy Shay), 1809-1885,. Washington Family papers, 1770-1883. University of Virginia. Library
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Birth 1809-06-06

Death 1885-03-06



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