Very, Jones, 1813-1880

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Very was a transcendentalist poet and essayist.

From the description of Sermons, 1843-1868. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612365530

Very was a Transcendentalist poet and essayist.

From the description of Jones Very poems and essays, 1840-1880. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612870024

American poet and preacher.

From the description of Nature : autograph manuscript copy of the poem signed, [1839 or later]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270584775

Jones Very was an American Transcendentalist poet and essayist.

From the guide to the Jones Very poems and essays, 1840-1880., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

Very graduated from Harvard in 1836, taught history and was a tutor at Harvard.

From the description of Papers of Jones Very, ca. 1840-1850 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76972909

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creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Papers of Jones Very, ca. 1840-1850 (inclusive). Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Autograph File, V, 1476-1947. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Autograph letter signed Jones Very to: Rev. R. W. Emerson November 30, 1838. Wellesley College
referencedIn Books from the library of Amos Bronson Alcott, 1579-1893. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Dana, Richard Henry, 1787-1879. Autograph letter signed Richd. H. Dana to: Dear Sir (Jones Very) March 25,[18]65. Wellesley College
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Papers, 1833-1886. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Peabody, Elizabeth Palmer, 1804-1894. Autograph letter signed E.P. Peabody to: My dear Sir [William P. Andrews] November 13, 18--[?]. Wellesley College
creatorOf Peabody, Elizabeth Palmer, 1804-1894. Elizabeth P. Peabody Papers, 1835-1879. Peabody Essex Museum
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Very Family Papers, 1797-1899. Peabody Essex Museum
referencedIn Alcott family additional papers, 1707-1904 (inclusive), 1821-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. Autograph letter signed R.W. Emerson to: My dear Sir March 19, 1839. Wellesley College
referencedIn Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. Autograph letter signed R.W. Emerson to: Miss Peabody April 16, 1839. Wellesley College
referencedIn Hawthorne family. Hawthorne family papers, 1825-1929. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Waterston, R. C. (Robert Cassie), 1812-1893. Autograph letter signed R.C. Waterston(?) to: Mr. Andrews August 18, 1880. Wellesley College
referencedIn Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. Autograph letter signed R.W. Emerson to: [Elizabeth Palmer Peabody] April 5, [18]38. Wellesley College
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Jones Very poems and essays, 1840-1880. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Dana, Richard Henry, 1787-1879. Autograph letter signed Richard H. Dana to: My dear Sir (Jones Very). Wellesley College
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Letters of Jones Very to Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1838-1846. Wellesley College
referencedIn Lewis Gannett papers, 1681-1966 (inclusive) 1900-1960 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Autograph letter signed J. Very to: "Rev. R.W. Emerson" August 13, 1839. Wellesley College
creatorOf Jones Very poems and essays, 1840-1880. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Nature : autograph manuscript copy of the poem signed, [1839 or later]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Autograph letter signed Jones Very to: "Dear Sir" November 23, 1842. Wellesley College
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Autograph letter signed Jones Very to: "My Brother" September, 1838. Wellesley College
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Autograph letter signed Jones Very to: "Mr. R.W. Emerson" April 14, 1841. Wellesley College
creatorOf Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. Autograph letter signed R. Waldo Emerson to: My dear Sir November 18, 1838. Wellesley College
referencedIn Hawthorne Family Papers, ca. 1800-1926 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Autograph letter signed Jones Very to: "Ralph W. Emerson" March 26, 1841. Wellesley College
referencedIn Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. Autograph letter signed R. Waldo Emerson to: Miss Peabody October 30, 1838. Wellesley College
referencedIn Godwin, Parke, 1816-1904. Autograph letter signed Parke Godwin to: "My dear Sir" (William P. Andrews). Wellesley College
referencedIn Ward, Samuel Gray. Account of meeting with Jones Very, 1839-1899. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn C. S. (Charles Stearns) Wheeler papers, 1757-1866. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Sermons [microform] / by Jones Very of Salem, Mass. Miami University Libraries, King Library
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Autograph letter signed Jones Very to: "Mrs. Ralph Waldo Emerson" Wellesley College
creatorOf Shell, Scott Anthony, 1966-. Song set #1 / by Scott Anthony Shell. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Emerson family papers, 1699-1939. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn James Russell Lowell papers, 1835-1919. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Sermons, 1843-1868. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. To the unborn, an epistle on birth; To the unborn, an epistle on prayer; To the unborn, an epistle on miracles. Wellesley College
referencedIn Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. Autograph letter signed R.W. Emerson to: Miss Peabody June 17, 1839. Wellesley College
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Letter to Rufus Ellis. Salem, MA. 1838 Dec. 24. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Autograph letter signed Jones Very to: "Dear Sir" November 21, 1841. Wellesley College
creatorOf Very, Jones, 1813-1880. Sabbatica [manuscript] ; Wind flower ; and, An evening walks : poems. University of Virginia. Library
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associatedWith Alcott, Amos Bronson, 1799-1888 person
correspondedWith Alcott family. family
associatedWith Bartol, C. A. (Cyrus Augustus), 1813-1900. person
associatedWith Clarke, James Freeman, 1810-1888. person
associatedWith Dana, Richard Henry, 1787-1879. person
associatedWith Ellis, Rufus, 1819-1885, person
associatedWith Emerson family. family
associatedWith Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. person
associatedWith Fields, Annie, 1834-1915, person
correspondedWith Gannett, Lewis, 1891-1966 person
associatedWith Godwin, Parke, 1816-1904. person
associatedWith Harvard University corporateBody
associatedWith Hawthorne family. family
associatedWith James Freeman Clark person
correspondedWith Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 person
associatedWith Peabody, Elizabeth Palmer, 1804-1894. person
associatedWith Shell, Scott Anthony, 1966- person
associatedWith Very, Lydia, 1823-1901. person
associatedWith Ward, Samuel Gray. person
associatedWith Waterston, R. C. (Robert Cassie), 1812-1893. person
correspondedWith Wheeler, C. S. (Charles Stearns), 1816-1843 person
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Transcendentalism (New England)
Epic poetry
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Birth 1813-10-28

Death 1880-05-08

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