Lowell, John, 1769-1840

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Lowell graduated from Harvard College (1786) and studied law with his father until 1789 when he was admitted to the Suffolk bar. He left for Europe in 1803 and upon his return devoted himself exclusively to humanitarian endeavors and federalist politics.

From the description of Statement to the jury, ca. 1803. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 236087815

Lawyer and political writer.

From the description of Letters, 1833-1834. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 170925148

Lawyer, and uncle of John Lowell the philanthropist. Also known as John Lowell, Jr.

From the description of Scrapbook of letters, 1792-1838. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 79839229

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referencedIn Autograph File, L, 1641-1976. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Cavallero, Joseph Augustin. Funeral sermon and translation, 1796-1838. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Massachusetts Society for Promoting Agriculture. Massachusetts Society for Promoting Agriculture. Honorary certificate. [graphic]. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Jay, John, 1745-1829. LS, 1785 May 10, Office for Foreign Affairs, to John Lowell, Boston. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
referencedIn Jared Sparks collection of documents concerning the American Revolution, 1740-1866 . Houghton Library.
referencedIn Ralph Waldo Emerson miscellaneous correspondence, 1825-1881. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Lowell, Francis Cabot, 1775-1817. Francis Cabot Lowell papers, 1742-1894 bulk 1794-1817. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Henry A. S. Dearborn collection, Dearborn, Henry A. S. collection, 1801-1850, 1814-1850 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Lowell, Anna Cabot, 1808-1894. Anna Cabot Lowell diaries, 1818-1894. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Letters received by the Norton family, 1830-1920. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Parkman family papers, 1793-1896. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Papers of Oakes Ames, 1897-1967 (inclusive). Harvard University Archives.
referencedIn Norton, Andrews, 1786-1853. Papers of Andrews Norton, 1806-1853 (inclusive). HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
referencedIn Norton, Andrews, 1786-1853. Papers of Andrews Norton, 1806-1853 (inclusive). Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Palfrey family papers, 1713-1915. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Lowell, Francis Cabot, 1803-1874. Papers, 1788-1966, bulk: 1817-1874. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Parker, Isaac, 1768-1830. Isaac Parker autograph letter signed, 1798. Maine Historical Society Library
referencedIn Amos Bronson Alcott papers, 1799-1888. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Lowell, John, 1769-1840. Letter, 1816, to Nathan Hale. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Lowell, John, 1769-1840. Statement to the jury, ca. 1803. Harvard Law School Library, HLS Library
creatorOf Lowell, John, 1769-1840. Letters, 1833-1834. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Gay Wilson Allen Papers, 1801-1988 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
creatorOf Emerson, George B. (George Barrell), 1797-1881. Papers, 1709-1904. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Lowell, John, 1743-1802. Papers, 1629-1894 (inclusive), 1764-1803 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Lowell family. Lowell family papers, 1728-1878 Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Ames, Fisher, 1758-1808. Letters, 1790, 1801. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Montagu family papers, 1739-1920. Houghton Library.
creatorOf William L. Clements Library. Henry A. S. Dearborn collection, 1801-1850, bulk 1814-1850. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
creatorOf Lowell, John, 1769-1840. Scrapbook of letters, 1792-1838. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Cranch, William, 1769-1855. William Cranch Papers, 1774-1794. Peabody Essex Museum
creatorOf Lowell, John, 1769-1840. ANS, [n.d.]. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
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associatedWith Alcott, Amos Bronson, 1799-1888 person
associatedWith Allen, Gay Wilson, 1903- person
associatedWith Ames, Fisher, 1758-1808. person
correspondedWith Ames, Oakes, 1874- person
associatedWith Appleton, Samuel, 1766-1853. person
associatedWith Cavallero, Joseph Augustin. person
associatedWith Cranch, William, 1769-1855. person
associatedWith Dearborn, H. A. S. (Henry Alexander Scammell), 1783-1851. person
associatedWith Emerson, George B. (George Barrell), 1797-1881. person
associatedWith Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 person
associatedWith Hale, Nathan, 1784-1863. person
associatedWith Holker, John. person
associatedWith Jay, John, 1745-1829. person
associatedWith Lowell, Anna Cabot, 1808-1894. person
associatedWith Lowell family. person
associatedWith Lowell, Francis Cabot, 1775-1817. person
associatedWith Lowell, Francis Cabot, 1803-1874. person
associatedWith Lowell Institute. corporateBody
associatedWith Lowell, John, 1743-1802. person
associatedWith Massachusetts Society for Promoting Agriculture. corporateBody
correspondedWith Montagu family. family
associatedWith Norton, Andrews, 1786-1853. person
correspondedWith Norton family, recipient. family
correspondedWith Palfrey family. family
correspondedWith Parker, Isaac, 1768-1830. person
associatedWith Parkman family. family
associatedWith Parsons, Theophilus, 1750-1813. person
associatedWith Provident Institution for Savings in the Town of Boston. corporateBody
associatedWith Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866 person
associatedWith William L. Clements Library. corporateBody
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Birth 1769-10-06

Death 1840-03-12

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