Bates, Joshua, 1776-1854

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Bates received his A.B. from Harvard in 1800.

From the description of Mathematics notebook : manuscript, [ca. 1798] (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612875419

American educator; banker; known as chief founder of Boston Public Library

From the guide to the Joshua Bates letter to Senator Samuel Smith, 1833, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

Epithet: American financier

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000983.0x000202

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creatorOf Gay, Frederick Lewis, 1856-1916. Papers, ca. 1690-ca. 1890. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Palfrey family papers, 1713-1915 Houghton Library
referencedIn Haven family. Papers, 1747-1908. American Antiquarian Society
referencedIn Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866. Jared Sparks collection of American manuscripts, 1582-1843 Houghton Library
creatorOf Joshua Bates letter to Senator Samuel Smith, 1833 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Forbes, W. Cameron (William Cameron), 1870-1959. Collection of family and historical documents, ca. 1680-1900 Houghton Library
creatorOf Bussey, Benjamin, 1757-1842. Benjamin Bussey collection, 1767-1872, bulk 1800-1847. William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Everett, Edward, 1794-1865. Papers of Edward Everett, 1811-1864. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Morse, Samuel Torrey, 1817-. Samuel Torrey Morse papers, 1794-1889. Library of Congress
referencedIn Harvard University. Mathematical theses, 1782-1839 Harvard University Archives.
referencedIn Bond, Alvan, 1793-1882. Correspondence, 1818 Jan. 11-1827 Jan. 15. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Wickham Family papers, 1785-1958, 1814-1901 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Ward, Thomas W. (Thomas Wren), 1786-1858. Thomas Wren Ward papers, 1717-1943; 1778-1858. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn LETTERS to Rowland [afterwards Sir Rowland] Hill, relating to the introduction of the Penny Postage and other postal matters; 1837-1857. The names of the writers will be found in the index. At the end, f. 322, is added a letter from the Rt. Honble. W... British Library
referencedIn Everett, Edward, 1794-1865. Papers of Edward Everett [manuscript], 1811-1864. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Autograph File, B, ca.1500-1982 Houghton Library
referencedIn Benjamin Bussey collection 1767-1872 1800-1847 Bussey, Benjamin collection William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Willard, Emma, 1787-1870. Letters of Emma Willard [manuscript], 1818-1861. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Bates, Joshua, 1776-1854. Mathematics notebook : manuscript, [ca. 1798] Houghton Library
referencedIn Wickham family. Wickham family papers, 1785-1958 (inclusive), 1814-1901 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Vol. CCI (ff. 364). Feb.-Sept.1842.includes:ff. 1, 186 Field-Marshal Sir Henry Hardinge, 1st Viscount Hardinge Governor-General of India: Correspondence with Lord Aberdeen: 1842-1854.ff. 3, 21, 31, 32, 83 Ferdinand II of Naples and Sicily; King ... British Library
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associatedWith Allston, Washington, 1779-1843, person
associatedWith Bond, Alvan, 1793-1882. person
associatedWith Bussey, Benjamin, 1757-1842. person
associatedWith Everett, Edward, 1794-1865. person
associatedWith Forbes, W. Cameron (William Cameron), 1870-1959 person
associatedWith Gay, Frederick Lewis, 1856-1916. person
associatedWith Harvard College (1780- ) corporateBody
associatedWith Harvard University. corporateBody
associatedWith Haven family. family
associatedWith Morse, Samuel Torrey, 1817- person
correspondedWith Palfrey family. family
associatedWith Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866 person
associatedWith Ward, Thomas W. (Thomas Wren), 1786-1858. person
associatedWith Wickham family family
associatedWith Wickham family. family
associatedWith Willard, Emma, 1787-1870. person
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Birth 1776-03-20

Death 1854-01-15



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