Gannett, Ezra S. (Ezra Stiles), 1801-1871

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American Unitarian divine.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, to Messrs. Monroe & Co., 1850 May 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269564796

Ezra Stiles Gannett (1801-1871) graduated from Harvard College in 1820, and from Harvard Divinity School in 1823. He served as an overseer of the University from 1835 to 1858. Ordained in 1824, Reverend Gannett became an assistant minister at the Federal Street Church (Unitarian) in Boston and became its pastor in 1842, a position he held until his death in 1871. He was one of the founding members of the American Unitarian Association (AUA), and authored its constitution. Gannett served the AUA as its first secretary and as president from 1847 to 1851.

From the guide to the Papers, 1824-1924., (Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School)

From the guide to the Sermons, ca. 1830-1871., (Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School)

Unitarian minister.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, to Rev. Dr. [Andrew Preston] Peabody, [1865] Feb. 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 740497784

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referencedIn Letters from various correspondents, 1871-1940. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Sermons, ca. 1830-1871. Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School
referencedIn Arlington Street Church, Boston, MA. Records, 1730-1979 Andover-Harvard Library, Harvard Divinity School
referencedIn Dorothea Lynde Dix papers, 1798-1893 (inclusive), 1827-1887 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Boston Association of Congregational Ministers. Secretarial letter : Boston, to the Rev. John Pierpont, 1845 Nov. 4. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Papers, 1824-1924. Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School
creatorOf Gannett, Ezra S. (Ezra Stiles), 1801-1871. Autograph letter signed Ezra S. Gannett to: "Dear Sir [James William Kimball]" November 11, 1834. Wellesley College
creatorOf Haynes, Watson G.,. Letters sent to Watson G. Haynes on the initiative to change regulations in the United States Navy, 1846-1952. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Lamb family. Papers, 1814-1973, 1860-1920. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Channing, William Ellery. Papers, 1803-1900. Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School
creatorOf Gannett, Ezra S. (Ezra Stiles), 1801-1871. Ezra Stiles Gannett papers, 1816-1918. Massachusetts Historical Society
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referencedIn Peabody, Ephraim, 1807-1856. Autograph book, 1717-1849 (bulk). Harvard University, Divinity School Library
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referencedIn Lewis Gannett papers, 1681-1966 (inclusive) 1900-1960 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Letters sent to Watson G. Haynes on the initiative to change regulations in the United States Navy, 1846-1852. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Parker, Theodore, 1810-1860. Papers, 1836-1862 (inclusive). Harvard University, Divinity School Library
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creatorOf Channing, William Ellery, 1780-1842. Papers, 1837. Ohio State University Libraries
creatorOf Gannett, Ezra S. (Ezra Stiles), 1801-1871. Autograph letter signed : Boston, to Rev. Dr. [Andrew Preston] Peabody, [1865] Feb. 14. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Gannett, Ezra S. (Ezra Stiles), 1801-1871. Autograph letter signed Ezra S. Gannett to: "Dear Sir [James William Kimball]" December 30,1868. Wellesley College
creatorOf Gannett, Ezra S. (Ezra Stiles), 1801-1871. Ezra Stiles Gannett. Papers, 1824-1924. Harvard University, Divinity School Library
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creatorOf Gannett, Ezra S. (Ezra Stiles), 1801-1871. Ezra Stiles Gannett. Sermons, ca. 1830-1871. Harvard University, Divinity School Library
referencedIn Correspondence, 1815-1859. Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School
referencedIn Papers, 1867-1931. Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School
referencedIn Arlington Street Church (Boston, Mass.). Records, 1730-1979 Harvard University, Divinity School Library
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creatorOf Gannett, Lewis, 1891-1966. Papers, 1681-1966 (inclusive), 1900-1965 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Papers, 1836-1885. Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Dall, C. H. A. (Charles Henry Appleton), 1816-1886. Papers, 1836-1886 (inclusive). Harvard University, Divinity School Library
referencedIn Chase family. Papers, c. 1787-c. 1915. Gadsden Public Library
creatorOf Gannett, Ezra S. (Ezra Stiles), 1801-1871. Autograph letter signed Ezra S. Gannett to: "My dear Sir [James William Kimball]" January 21, 1868. Wellesley College
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referencedIn Papers, 1817-1867. Houghton Library.
referencedIn James Thomas Fields autograph album, 1750-1941. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Rogers Memorial Collection: Photographs, prints, and drawings, ca. 1600-1936 (inclusive), 1861-1936 (bulk). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Gannett, Ezra S. (Ezra Stiles), 1801-1871. Autograph letter signed Ezra S. Gannett to: "My dear Sir [James William Kimball]" January 18, 1868. Wellesley College
creatorOf Gannett, Ezra S. (Ezra Stiles), 1801-1871. Autograph letter signed : Boston, to Messrs. Monroe & Co., 1850 May 9. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Letters sent to Watson G. Haynes on the initiative to change regulations in the United States Navy, 1846-1852. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Peabody, Ephraim, 1807-1856. Autograph Book, 1717-1849. Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School
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Death 1871

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