Low, Seth, 1850-1916

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Mayor of Brooklyn, Mayor of New York, and President of Columbia College (later Columbia University), 1890-1901.

From the description of Papers, 1870-1930. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122482691

President of Columbia University.

From the description of Typed letter : New York, to Ida B. Forbes, 1898 Jan. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270593321

Mayor of N.Y.C. and President of Columbia University.

From the description of Typed letters signed (2) : New York, to Harper and Brothers, 1890 Jan. 23-1891 Jan. 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270593353

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creatorOf Poe Memorial Association. Correspondence of the Poe Memorial Association, 1899-1901. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Henry Villard papers, 1604-1948 (inclusive), 1863-1900 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Robert C. Ogden Papers, 1843-1913, (bulk 1890-1913) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Poe Memorial Association. Correspondence of the Poe Memorial Association [manuscript], 1899-1911. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Barnard College. Board of Trustees. Early Board of Trustees correspondence, 1888-1911 [microform]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Low family papers, 1837-1884 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn William Dudley Foulke Papers, circa 1470-1952, (bulk 1868-1935) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Records, 1882-1889. Houghton Library
referencedIn Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939. Papers, ca.1800-1941. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn John Ainsworth Mills Family Papers, 1799-2002, 1844-1965 Oregon Historical Society Research Library
referencedIn Columbia University. Archives. Buildings and grounds collection, 1755-2007 [Bulk Dates: 1880-2000]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Buildings and grounds collection, 1755-2012, [Bulk Dates: 1880-2000]. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn American Association for Labor Legislation. Series 1, Subseries 2, part a. Correspondence (A-G) 1910-1915. [microform]. Cornell University Library
referencedIn James Russell Lowell additional papers, 1736-1951. Houghton Library
referencedIn James O'Neill Collection, 1841 - 1955 University of California, San Diego. Geisel Library. Mandeville Special Collections Library.
referencedIn Browning, Irving, 1895-1961. Autograph Collection, 1678-1966. New York State Library
referencedIn Thomas Egleston Papers, 1857-1901. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Henry Ward Beecher scrapbook, 1855-1927. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Cuban Educational Association of the United States of America. Cuban Educational Association of the United States of America records, 1897-1954 (bulk 1898-1901). Library of Congress
referencedIn Mills, John Ainsworth, 1930-. John Ainsworth Mills family papers, 1799-2002 (bulk 1844-1965). Oregon Historical Society Research Library
referencedIn Barnard College. Board of Trustees. Early Board of Trustees correspondence, 1888-1911. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn The Naval History Society Collection, 1721-1995 (bulk 1781-1936) © 2011 New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Papers, 1900-1961 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Theodore Roosevelt Papers, 1759-1993, (bulk 1878-1919) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Low, Seth, 1850-1916. Typed letters signed (2) : New York, to Harper and Brothers, 1890 Jan. 23-1891 Jan. 7. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Foulke, William Dudley, 1848-1935. Papers of William Dudley Foulke, circa 1470-1952 (bulk 1868-1935). Library of Congress
referencedIn White, Andrew Dickson, 1832-1918. Letters, 1873-1894, to Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen and S. S. McClure [manuscript]. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Low, Seth, 1850-1916. Papers, 1870-1930. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Evarts family papers, 1753-1960, 1798-1901 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Wendell family papers, ca. 1620-1921. Houghton Library
referencedIn Gordon, Armistead C. (Armistead Churchill), 1855-1931. Papers of Armistead Churchill Gordon [manuscript], 1887-1922. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Richard Watson Gilder papers, 1855-1916 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Autograph File, L, 1641-1976. Houghton Library
referencedIn Columbia University. Columbia University Archives. Historical photograph collection ca.1858- Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Fish, Hamilton, 1808-1893. Hamilton Fish letters, 1827-1893. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Aaron, Samuel, 1800-1865. Miscellaneous manuscripts, 1664-1956. New Jersey Historical Society Library
referencedIn Edwin Howland Blashfield Papers, 1870-1956 (bulk 1889-1936) © 2011 New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Root, Elihu, 1845-1937. Papers of Elihu Root, 1863-1937 (bulk 1899-1937). Library of Congress
referencedIn Mitchell, John, 1870-1919. Papers, 1885-1919. [microfilm]. Hagley Museum & Library
creatorOf Ward, Lester Frank, 1841-1913. Correspondence, 1865-1913, "King" to "Marcon." Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Famous Brooklynites portrait collection, circa 1870 to 1925 Brooklyn Historical Society
referencedIn Greenbaum, Samuel, 1854-1930. Samuel Greenbaum papers, 1901-1922. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Beecher, William C.,. Brooklyn Republican Party scrapbook, 1881-1883. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Alexander Stewart Webb papers, 1818-1930 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Egleston, Thomas, 1832-1900. Thomas Egleston papers, 1857-1929. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Papers, 1857-1962. Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School
referencedIn Keener, William A. (William Albert), 1856-1913. William A. Keener correspondence, 1891-1901. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Evans family. Papers, 1866-1918. University of Michigan
referencedIn Citizens Union of Jamaica (New York, N.Y.). Records, 1907. New York State Historical Documents
referencedIn Cuban Educational Association of the United States of America Records, 1897-1954, (bulk 1898-1901) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf O'Neill, James A., industrial consultant. Collection, 1841-1955. University of California, San Diego, UC San Diego Library; UCSD Library
referencedIn Elizabeth Gaskell Norton and Sara Norton papers, 1867-1948 (inclusive), 1880-1946 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Samuel, Williams family, papers, 1723-1995. Houghton Library
referencedIn Jay family. Jay family papers, 1828-1943. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn James B. Angell Papers, 1845-1916 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn William Roscoe Thayer papers, 1762-1927 (bulk 1872-1921) Houghton Library
referencedIn Merchants' Association of New York. [A collection of printed material pertaining to the Merchants' Association of New York, and its successor, the Commerce and Industry Association of New York]. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Low, Sarah Marie. Letters to Mrs. H.W. Tucker and to Mr. and Mrs. Seth Low : holograph, 27 June-16 October 1852. University of California, San Diego, UC San Diego Library; UCSD Library
referencedIn Charles Eliot Norton papers, ca.1845-1908. Houghton Library
referencedIn James Terry family papers, Terry, James family papers, 1838-1953, 1879-1894 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn American Association for Labor Legislation. Series 1, Subseries 2, part b. Correspondence (H-M), 1910-1915. [microform] Cornell University Library
creatorOf Hay, John, 1838-1905. Correspondence, 1854-1914, "Lincoln" to "Ludington". Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Theophil Mitchell Prudden papers, 1872-1925 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn George William Curtis additional correspondence, 1844-1891. Houghton Library
referencedIn Dodge, Henry Nehemiah, 1843-1937. Papers, 1857-1962 (inclusive), 1857-1936 (bulk). Harvard University, Divinity School Library
referencedIn Letters received by the Norton family, 1830-1920. Houghton Library
referencedIn Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915. Papers of Booker T. Washington: series 1-6, 1864-1960 (inclusive), [microform]. Yale University Library
referencedIn Reynard, Michael,. Letters and documents, 1769-1974. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Cornell, Alonzo B., 1832-1904. Alonzo B. Cornell papers, 1830-1904. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Albert E. Parfitt diary, 1882 Brooklyn Historical Society
referencedIn Slack family collection, 1853-1928. Johns Hopkins University, Sheridan Libraries and the Milton S. Eisenhower Library
creatorOf Hudson-Fulton Celebration Commission. The Hudson-Fulton Commission of the State of New York Has the honor to invite The Honorable Horace W. Bailey... to attend the Tercentenary of the discovery of the Hudson River by Henry Hudson in 1609 and the Centenary of its first successful navigation by steam by Robert Fulton in 1807, which will be celebrated in New York from September 25 to October 9, 1909 / Stewart L. Woodford, President ; Joseph H. Choate, Chairman of Invitations Committee; Avery W. Sackett, Secretary. Middlebury College
referencedIn John Jay Chapman papers, 1841-1940. Houghton Library
referencedIn Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919. Theodore Roosevelt papers, 1759-1993 (bulk 1878-1919). Library of Congress
referencedIn Central Files, 1890-1984, [Bulk Dates: 1890-1983] Columbia University. University Archives. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Webb, Alexander S. (Alexander Stewart), 1835-1911. Alexander Stewart Webb papers, 1818-1930 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Andrew Carnegie Papers, 1803-1935, (bulk 1890-1919) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn National Civic Federation records, 1894-1949, 1900-1920 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn A T. Mahan Papers, 1779-1970, (bulk 1890-1914) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Boyesen, Hjalmar Hjorth, 1848-1895. Papers of Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen [manuscript], 1867-1895. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn William Cary Sanger correspondence, 1850-1921 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919. Papers of Andrew Carnegie, 1803-1935 (bulk 1890-1919). Library of Congress
creatorOf Low, Seth, 1850-1916. [Letter] 1902 Sept. 4, New York [to] Rev. Arthur J. Brown, New York / by Seth Low. Presbyterian Historical Society, PHS
creatorOf Low, Seth, 1850-1916. Typed letter signed Seth Low to: Mrs. Plimpton December 20, 1899. Wellesley College
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Houghton Library
referencedIn Barrows family papers, 1861-1931. Houghton Library
referencedIn Cattell, James McKeen, 1860-1944. James McKeen Cattell papers, 1890-1922. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Low, Seth, 1850-1916. Typed letter : New York, to Ida B. Forbes, 1898 Jan. 24. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Evarts family. Evarts family papers, 1753-1960 (inclusive), 1798-1901 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Brooklyn Republican Party scrapbook, 1881-1883 Brooklyn Historical Society
creatorOf Evans family. Evans family papers, 1866-1918. University of Michigan
referencedIn Blashfield, Edwin Howland, 1848-1936. Papers, 1867-1936. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Dow, George Francis, 1868-1936. Papers, 1870-1937. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Barnes, John S. (John Sanford), 1836-1911. Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection, 1756-1931. New-York Historical Society Library
referencedIn Russell, James Earl, 1864-1945. Papers, [ca. 1897-1927]. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Booker T. Washington Papers, 1853-1946, (bulk 1900-1915) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Prudden, T. Mitchell (Theophil Mitchell), 1849-1924. Theophil Mitchell Prudden papers, 1872-1925 (inclusive), 1896-1925 (bulk) Yale University Library
referencedIn Papers, 1879-1938 (inclusive), 1897-1903 (bulk). Houghton Library
creatorOf Low, Seth, 1850-1916,. Autograph letter from Seth Low, Columbia College, New York, to Michael Augustine Corrigan [manuscript], 1894 December 7. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Historical Photograph Collection, 1855-2012 [Bulk Dates: 1860-1980] Columbia University. Columbia University Archives Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
referencedIn Elihu Root Papers, 1863-1937, (bulk 1899-1937) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Horace White Papers, 1903-1914 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
creatorOf Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909. Richard Watson Gilder papers, 1855-1916. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Shaw, Albert D. (Albert Duane), 1841-1901. Papers, 1830-1920. American Periodical Series I
referencedIn Historical Biographical Files, [18--?] - 2012. Columbia University. University Archives. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Brown, Charlotte Hawkins, 1883-1961. Papers, 1900-1961 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf National Civic Federation. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1914-1919. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Mahan, A. T. (Alfred Thayer), 1840-1914. Papers of A. T. Mahan, 1779-1970 (bulk 1890-1914). Library of Congress
referencedIn New York Botanical Garden. Office of the Director and Secretary of the Board of Managers. Records, 1888-1939. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn American Association for Labor Legislation. Series 1, Subseries 2, part c. Correspondence (N-W), 1910-1915. [microform] Cornell University Library
referencedIn Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915. Papers of Booker T. Washington: series 1-4, 1864-1960 (inclusive), [microform]. Yale University Library
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associatedWith Cornell, Alonzo B., 1832-1904. person
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associatedWith Low, Annie. person
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associatedWith Low, Sarah Marie. person
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associatedWith Merchants' Association of New York. corporateBody
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correspondedWith O'Neill, James A. person
associatedWith O'Neill, James A., industrial consultant. person
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associatedWith Poe Memorial Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Poe Memorial Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Prudden, T. Mitchell (Theophil Mitchell), 1849-1924. person
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associatedWith Trent, William Peterfield, 1862-1939. person
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Place Name Admin Code Country
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.)
New York (State)--New York
New York (N.Y.)
Subject
Families
Universities and colleges
Occupation
College presidents
Politicians
Function

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Birth 1850-01-18

Death 1916-09-17

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