Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848

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American statesman.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, to Joseph Gales, Esq., 1830 Sept. 25. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270609817

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Philadelphia, 1797 May 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270610680

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, possibly to Judge John Lowell, 1791 Mar. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270609819

Otis's career included terms as a judge of the Massachusetts Court of Common Pleas (1814-1818), member of the U.S. Senate from Massachusetts (1817-1822), and mayor of Boston (1829-1832). He was a leading supporter and member of the Hartford Covention (New England states' rights movement). 540::Permission to publish is required.

From the description of Letter, 26 October 1818. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 235128839

Lawyer, Congressman, United States Senator, Mayor of Boston.

From the description of Microfilm edition of the Harrison Gray Otis papers, 1691-1870 [microform]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 238873605

Boston, Mass. lawyer and political figure.

From the description of Letter, 1803. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 36752586

Boston politician.

From the description of Invitation to Daniel Webster, 1842 Sept. 8. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 123165549

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referencedIn Frost family. Frost family papers, 1710-1923 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Catholic Church. Gebedenboek : manuscript, 1428. Houghton Library
referencedIn Fuller, B. A. G., 1879-1956. Autograph collection, 1620-1920 Houghton Library
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Letter, 1803. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Autograph letter signed H.G. Otis to: Matthew Carey December 8, 1824. Wellesley College
referencedIn Bigelow, John P. (John Prescott), 1797-1872. Papers, 1805-1896 (bulk 1814-1863) Houghton Library
referencedIn Vaughan, Benjamin, 1751-1835. Papers, 1746-1900 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Trickey family. Trickey family deeds and papers, 1740-1897. Maine Historical Society Library
referencedIn Rutledge, John, 1766-1819. Papers of John Rutledge, 1782-1872. Library of Congress
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Invitation to Daniel Webster, 1842 Sept. 8. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Palfrey family papers, 1713-1915 Houghton Library
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Letter, [n.d., January 10], Boston, to G. Ticknor, [Boston]. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Abbott, Berenice, 1898-1991,. [Berenice Abbott Collection] [graphic]. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Bingham, William, 1752-1804. Papers, 1777-1917. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
creatorOf Fuller, B. A. G. (Benjamin Apthorp Gould), 1879-1956,. B.A.G. Fuller autograph collection, 1620-1920. Houghton Library
referencedIn Breck, Samuel, 1771-1862. Samuel Breck papers, 1795-1862. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
referencedIn Morison, Samuel Eliot, 1887-1976. Papers, 1896-1955. New England Historic Genealogical Society
referencedIn Assistant Fire Society (Boston, Mass.). Records, 1783-1819. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Microfilm edition of the Harrison Gray Otis papers, 1691-1870 [microform]. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Letter, Boston. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Otis, Harrison, Gray, 1765-1848. Harrison Gray Otis Memorandum, 1789. Peabody Essex Museum
creatorOf Boston Bank. Papers, 1796-1826. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Autograph letter signed : Boston, to Joseph Gales, Esq., 1830 Sept. 25. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Ralph Waldo Emerson letters from various correspondents, ca. 1814-1882. Houghton Library
referencedIn Houghton Library. Houghton Library printed book provenance file, L-Q. 1942. Houghton Library
creatorOf Eliot, Samuel, 1821-1898. Personal and family papers, 1810-1910 Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. An English oration. Harvard University Archives.
creatorOf Charlestown (Boston, Mass.). Papers, 1633-1855. Library of Congress
creatorOf Francis, Ebenezer. Ebenezer Francis legal documents, 1809-1823. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Silsbee, W. E. ADS : to H.G. Otis, 1813 Dec. 29. Boston Public Library, Central Library in Copley Square
creatorOf Cooper, William, 1720-1809. Tuckerman family deeds, 1765-1831. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Letter, 1842. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Autograph File, O, 1706-1966. Houghton Library
referencedIn Morison, Samuel Eliot, 1887-1976. Samuel Eliot Morison papers, 1952-1965. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Hart and Tuttle. Daybook, 1825-1829 (inclusive). Harvard Business School, Knowledge and Library Services/Baker Library
referencedIn South Boston Association. Records, 1805-1851. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874. Correspondence, 1829-1874 Houghton Library
referencedIn Our First Men: A Calendar of Wealth, Fashion, and Gentility ... extra-illustrated book, 1795-1893. American Antiquarian Society
creatorOf Boston and Roxbury Mill Corporation. Records, 1794-1900. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Motion, 1812 May, Boston, Mass., in suit brought by Susannah Cunningham, plaintiff. New England Historic Genealogical Society
referencedIn Topical pamphlet collection, <1741>-<1996>. Concord Free Public Library, Special Collection
creatorOf Shaw, Lemuel, 1781-1861. Correspondence, 1823-1856. Harvard Law School Library Langdell Hall Cambridge, MA 02138
creatorOf McCleary family. McCleary family papers, 1735-1955, bulk: 1809-1904. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. ALS : [Boston], to Nahum Capen, [1845]. Boston Public Library, Central Library in Copley Square
creatorOf Black, Mary. Hubbard-Greene papers, 1784-1851; bulk: 1784-1831. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Autograph letter signed : Philadelphia, 1797 May 6. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf McCleary, Samuel F. (Samuel Foster), 1822-1901. Papers, 1704-1899. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. ALS : Boston, to "My dear Sir," 1799 May 20. Boston Public Library, Central Library in Copley Square
creatorOf Charlestown (Boston, Mass.). Papers II, 1734-1840. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848. A letter to the honourable Harrison Gray Otis, a member of the Senate of Massachusetts, on the present state of our national affairs, with remarks upon Mr. Pickering's letter to the Governor of the Commonwealth / by John Quincy Adams, 1808 March 31. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Warren, Susan Powell Mason, d. 1841. Papers, 1818-1880. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf New Cornhill Corporation (Boston, Mass.). New Cornhill Corporation records, 1815-1816. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Bulfinch, Charles, 1763-1844. Personal and family papers, 1817-1913. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Harrison Gray Otis papers, 1691-1870. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Letter, 1832 July 1, Boston, to Daniel Webster, Washington. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Harper, Robert Goodloe, 1765-1825. Letter : Baltimore, to Harrison Gray Otis, 1800 Aug 28. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Harper, Robert Goodloe, 1765-1825. Letter : Baltimore, to Harrison Gray Otis, 1800 Aug 28. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Subscribers to a bust of Harrison Gray Otis by Clevenger, ca. 1840. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Autograph letter signed : Boston, possibly to Judge John Lowell, 1791 Mar. 12. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Autograph letter signed H.G. Otis to: Benjamin Gorham May 18, 1822. Wellesley College
referencedIn Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884. Papers, 1555-1882 (bulk: 1833-1881) Houghton Library
referencedIn Hoar, George Frisbie. 1826-1904. Autograph collection, 1598-1945 Houghton Library
referencedIn Temple, Nelson, Lloyd, Vassall, and Borland family papers, 1611-1862 (bulk 1700-1831) Houghton Library
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Letter, 1794 Oct. 23, Boston, to Benjamin Walker, N.Y. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Tazewell family. Papers, 1756-1931. Library of Virginia
creatorOf Collection of autographs, [ca. 1797 to ca. 1915] Brown University Archives, John Hay Library
creatorOf Sullivan, William, 1774-1839. Miscellaneous papers, 1795-1839. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Pickering family. Papers, 1767-1844. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Clark, Rufus W. (Rufus Wheelwright), 1813-1886. [Collection of minor publications on prohibition and temperance in Massachusetts]. Yale University Library
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Papers II, 1660-1852. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Letter, 1809 Nov. 14, Boston. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Papers of Harrison Gray Otis, 1691-1870. Library of Congress
referencedIn Brainard, Charles Henry, 1817-1885. Papers, 1795-1884 and undated Houghton Library
creatorOf William L. Clements Library. Henry A. S. Dearborn collection, 1801-1850, bulk 1814-1850. William L. Clements Library
creatorOf Foster, William, 1772-1863. William Foster papers, 1734-1879. New England Historic Genealogical Society
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Letter, 1816. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848. Letter, 26 October 1818. Harvard Law School Library Langdell Hall Cambridge, MA 02138
referencedIn Frost Family Papers, 1710-1923 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Francis Family Papers, 1783-1901, (bulk 1783-1838) Rhode Island Historical Society
referencedIn Henry A. S. Dearborn collection 1801-1850 1814-1850 Dearborn, Henry A. S. collection William L. Clements Library
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Salem (Mass.)
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Maine
Massachusetts
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Vermont
Boston (Mass.)
Boston (Mass.)
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Birth 1765-10-08

Death 1848-10-28

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