Jay, John, 1817-1894

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Grandson of John Jay, active in anti-slavery movement, organizer of Republican Party in New York, U.S. minister to Austria.

From the description of Letters to H.H. Boyesen and Rufus W. Griswold, II, 1851-1890. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 64433472

Lawyer, diplomat, and reformer.

From the description of Letters of John Jay, 1878-1885. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79423666

American lawyer and diplomat.

From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : [n.p.] and Washington, to Horace Greeley, [no year] Mar. 5 and 1862 Mar. 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270491825

From the description of Autograph letters signed "Jay & Field" (2) : New York, to Harper & Bros., 1849 Apr. 19 and 1850 Oct. 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270492370

From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to Parke Goodwin, 1868 Mar. 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270488953

From the description of Autograph letters signed (4) : Newport and New York, to Harper & Bros., 1851 Aug. 19-1853 Dec. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270492097

The grandson of John Jay (1745-1829), diplomat, Chief Justice, and co-author of The Federalist, John Jay II (1817-1894) was an active member of the anti-slavery movement and the Free Soil Party. Additionally, Jay helped organize the Republican Party in New York.

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The Papers of John Jay. Columbia University Libraries. New York, New York. Accessed December 21, 2011. http://www.columbia.edu/cu/lweb/digital/jay/ .

From the guide to the Jay, John, 1817-1894 2011-216., 1861, 1867, (Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin)

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creatorOf Jay, John, 1817-1894. Autograph letter signed : New York, to Parke Goodwin, 1868 Mar. 19. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Frederick Eugene Francois, Baron de Beelen-Bertholff, 1729-1805. Papers, 1785-1913 (inclusive), 1785-1788, 1873-1913 (bulk). Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn Palfrey family papers, 1713-1915. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn John Jay Chapman papers, 1841-1940. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Babb, James Elisha, 1864-1934. James E. Babb Memorial collection, 1860-1942 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Jay, John, 1817-1894. Letters of John Jay, 1878-1885. Library of Congress
creatorOf Pierce, Edward Lillie, 1829-1897. Papers, 1871-1891. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Parkman family, Edward Twisleton, and Sarah Wyman Whitman additional papers, 1763-1917 (inclusive) 1850-1907 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Webb, Alexander S. (Alexander Stewart), 1835-1911. Alexander Stewart Webb papers, 1818-1930 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Pierce, Edward Lillie, 1829-1897. Clippings concerning Charles Sumner and President U.S. Grant : album, 1877-1878. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Janvier, Thomas A. (Thomas Allibone), 1849-1913. Papers of Thomas Allibone Janvier, 1844-1929, bulk 1888- 1902. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Jay family papers, 1772-1901, 1801-1901 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Jay family. Jay family papers, 1772-1901 (inclusive), 1801-1901 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Brodhead, John Romeyn, 1814-1873. Papers, 1839-1865. American Periodical Series I
referencedIn E. B. Washburne Papers, 1829-1889, (bulk 1852-1882) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Miscellaneous correspondence, 1852-1892. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873. Salmon P. Chase papers, 1755-1898 (bulk 1824-1872). Library of Congress
referencedIn Bloor, A. J. (Alfred Janson), 1828-1917. Papers, [ca. 1848-1916]. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Alexander Stewart Webb papers, 1818-1930 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Burt, S. W. (Silas Wright), 1830-1912. Correspondence, 1870-1910. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Thomas Prichard Rossiter and Rossiter Family papers, 1840-1961 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
creatorOf Jay, John, 1817-1894 2011-216., 1861, 1867 Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin .
referencedIn Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. Papers of William Dean Howells [manuscript], 1866-1919. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894. Papers, 1745-1916. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Wendell Phillips papers, 1555-1882 (inclusive) 1833-1881 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Thomas Wentworth Higginson correspondence, 1843-1911. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Jay, John, 1817-1894. Letter, 1856. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn James Russell Lowell papers, 1835-1919. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Samuel Gray Ward and Anna Hazard Barker Ward papers, 1823-1934 (inclusive) 1837-1900 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Charles Baldwin Sedgwick Papers, 1814-1891 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872. Horace Greeley collection, 1840-1872. New-York Historical Society Library
referencedIn Jay family. Jay family papers, 1828-1943. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Robert Carter letters from various correspondents, 1851-1898 (inclusive), 1851-1862 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Jay family. Papers, 1770-1952. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Ralph Waldo Emerson letters from various correspondents, ca. 1814-1882. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Wilson, Henry, 1812-1875. Papers of Henry Wilson, 1851-1875. Library of Congress
creatorOf Jay, John, 1817-1894. Letters to H.H. Boyesen and Rufus W. Griswold, II, 1851-1890. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Washburne, E. B. (Elihu Benjamin), 1816-1887. E. B. Washburne papers, 1829-1889 (bulk 1852-1882). Library of Congress
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn James Freeman Clarke additional papers, 1806-1936. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Jay, John, 1817-1894. Autograph letters signed (2) : [n.p.] and Washington, to Horace Greeley, [no year] Mar. 5 and 1862 Mar. 6. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Rossiter, Thomas Prichard, 1818-1871. Thomas Prichard Rossiter and Rossiter family papers, 1840-1961. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Jay, John, 1817-1894. Autograph letter signed : New York, New York, to William Makepeace Thackeray, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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creatorOf Jay, John, 1817-1894. Correspondence to George H. Boker, 1867-1868. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Hamilton Fish Papers, 1732-1914, (bulk 1840-1890) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Child, Lydia Maria, 1802-1880. Letters, 1828-1879 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Free Democratic League of the City and County of New York. Records, 1853-[1854?]. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Curtis, George William, 1824-1892. Miscellaneous correspondence, 1852-1892. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Dickinson, Arnell Frost, 1818-1867. Papers, 1797-1906, 1836-1867. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Salmon P. Chase Papers, 1775-1898, (bulk 1824-1872) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Reed, Henry, 1808-1854. Letter : Philadelphia, to The Reverend Dr. Kip, Albany, 1852 Nov. 4. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
referencedIn James E. Babb Memorial collection, 1860-1942 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Jay, John, 1817-1894. Autograph letters signed (4) : Newport and New York, to Harper & Bros., 1851 Aug. 19-1853 Dec. 12. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Stephen Johnson Field Letters Addressed to Him, 1862-1896 Bancroft Library
referencedIn Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. Letters of William Dean Howells [manuscript], 1890-1915. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Barney, Hiram. Papers of Hiram Barney, 1772-1924 (bulk 1836-1894). Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
creatorOf Jay, John, 1817-1894. Autograph letters signed "Jay & Field" (2) : New York, to Harper & Bros., 1849 Apr. 19 and 1850 Oct. 30. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Garrison family papers, 1801-1948 (inclusive), 1840-1907 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Papers, 1745-1916. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Stevens, John Austin, 1795-1874. Papers, 1811-1885. Churchill County Museum
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Anti--Catholicism
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Birth 1817-06-23

Death 1894-05-05

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