Tyler, Moses Coit, 1835-1900

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Professor of English Literature at University of Michigan. Editor of The Christian Union.

From the description of Postcard, 1899, December 10, to "Dear Sir". (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122384204

Professor of English Language and Literature at the University of Michigan.

From the description of Moses Coit Tyler papers, 1864-1897 and 1920-1921. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34419205

American author.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Ithaca, to the editors of The Critic [Jeannette L. and Joseph B. Gilder], 1884 Aug. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 645501253

Professor of history, Cornell University.

From the description of Moses Coit Tyler papers, 1869-1898. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64073237

American scholar, Congregationalist minister from 1859-1862, professor of English 1867-1881 at University of Michigan, then the first professor of American history, at Cornell University from 1881-1900. Pioneered in the scholarly study of American literature; helped to found the American Historical Association in 1884.

From the description of Moses Coit Tyler collection, 1779-1899 (bulk 1850-1899). (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64741307

Minister; later Prof. of English and Literature, Univ. of Mich., and Prof. of American History, Cornell, Univ.

Born in Griswold, Conn. Aug. 2,1835; graduated from Yale, 1857; studied theology at Yale & Andover; pastor of 1st Congr. Church, Poughkeepsie, N.Y., 1860-62; Prof . of Engl. lang. & Iiterat., U. of Mich. 1867-81; Prof. of Amer. Hist., Cornell; ordained deacon of Prot. Episc. church, Ann Arbor, Mich., 1821; priest, 1883; author of "Hist. of Amer. Literature","Manual of Engl. Liter." & other books; died in Ithaca, N.Y., 1800. (Appleton. - Herringshaw's Amer.Biogr. ) (blue index cards)

From the description of Moses C. Tyler papers, 1851 (Detroit Public Library). WorldCat record id: 458558426

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referencedIn Washtenaw County Historical Society records, 1827-2006 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Hazzard, Florence W. (Florence Woolsey). Florence W. Hazzard papers, ca. 1920-1966. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn William Warland Clapp correspondence, 1790-1891 (inclusive), 1840-1891 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Beal, Rice Aner, 1823-1883. Rice Aner Beal papers, 1843-1883. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Beecher family. Beecher family papers, 1704-1964 (inclusive), 1795-1948 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Frieze, Henry S. (Henry Simmons), 1817-1889. Henry S. Frieze papers, 1835-1920. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Junius E. Beal Papers, 1869-1946 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Stephens, H. Morse (Henry Morse), 1857-1919. Henry Morse Stephens papers, 1894-1922. Cornell University Library
referencedIn White, Andrew Dickson, 1832-1918. Andrew Dickson White papers, 1857-1867. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Isaac Newton Demmon papers, 1858-1920 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Alexander Winchell Papers, 1833-1891 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Tyler, Moses Coit, 1835-1900. Autograph letter signed : Ithaca, to the editors of The Critic [Jeannette L. and Joseph B. Gilder], 1884 Aug. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Smith, Goldwin, 1823-1910. Goldwin Smith papers, 1819-1921, 1844-1915 (bulk). Cornell University Library
referencedIn Horatio King Papers, 1832-1906, (bulk 1857-1891) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Tyler, Moses Coit, 1835-1900. Moses Coit Tyler papers, 1869-1898. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Collection of autographs and portraits, [18- - - 19- -]. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Correspondence, 1864-1906. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Miller, Albert Edward, 1861-1939. Albert Edward Miller papers, 1882-1889 and 1938. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Thomas Wentworth Higginson correspondence, 1843-1911. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Seward, William Henry, 1801-1872. Letters and notes from prominent New Yorkers, 1794-1897. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Beecher Family Papers, 1704-1964 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Tyler, Moses Coit, 1835-1900. Postcard, 1899, December 10, to "Dear Sir". Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Fowler and Wells families papers, 1807-1968, 1836-1901(bulk) Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Miller, Albert Edward, 1861-1939. Albert Edward Miller papers, 1882-1889 and 1938. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Green, Samuel A. (Samuel Abbott), 1830-1918. Papers, 1700-1916. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Tyler, Moses Coit, 1835-1900. [Publications]. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Tyler, Moses Coit, 1835-1900. Moses Coit Tyler collection, 1779-1899 (bulk 1850-1899). Cornell University Library
referencedIn Percy, Alice, 1871-1920. Alice Percy papers, 1888-1901. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Henry Simmons Frieze Papers, 1835-1920 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Letters from various correspondents, American period, 1876-1937. Houghton Library.
referencedIn White, Andrew Dickson, 1832-1918. Andrew Dickson White papers, 1832-1919. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company reader reports on manuscripts submitted for publication, 1882-1931. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Poe Memorial Association. Correspondence of the Poe Memorial Association [manuscript], 1899-1911. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn University of Michigan Faculty and Staff Portraits, ca. 1860-ca. 1960 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Ezra Cornell papers, (bulk), 1746-1888, 1844-1870 Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Nelson, Gertrude Jane, 1872-1950. Gertrude Jane and Ruth Augusta Nelson letters, 1891-1897. Cornell University Library
referencedIn White, Andrew Dickson, 1832-1918. Andrew Dickson White papers, 1832-1919. Cornell University Library
referencedIn George S. Morris Papers, 1852-1889, 1910-1915, 1852-1889 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Demmon, Isaac N. (Isaac Newton), 1842-1920. Isaac Newton Demmon papers, 1858-1920. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Ticknor and Fields records, 1839-1881. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hart, John S. (John Seely), 1810-1877. John S. Hart letters, 1834-1877. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Daniel Coit Gilman papers, 1845-1910 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Papers, 1832-1892. Houghton Library.
referencedIn James B. Angell Papers, 1845-1916 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Andrew Dickson White papers [microform], 1857-1867 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Rice Aner Beal papers, 1843-1883 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Niles, Nathaniel, 1856-1913. Papers, 1881-1885. New Hampshire Newsp Project
creatorOf Webster, E. F. Autograph letters, 1873-1899. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
creatorOf Hunt, Washington, 1811-1867. Letters, notes, and fragments from New York State luminaries, circa 1851-1902. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Barnes, Mary Sheldon, 1850-1898. Papers, 1857-1948 (bulk 1880-1898). Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Henry Carter Adams Papers, 1964-1924 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Day, Agnes. Agnes Day papers, 1860-1929. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Michael L. and Catherine H. Whalen Collection of Cornelliana, 1865-1971. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Beecher family. Beecher family papers, 1704-1964 (inclusive), 1795-1948 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Goldwin Smith papers, 1819-1921, 1844-1915 (bulk). Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Knowlton, Daniel Chauncey, 1876-1966. Daniel C. Knowlton miscellany, 1894-1899. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Andrew Dickson White papers, 1832-1919. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Evans family. Evans family papers, 1866-1918. University of Michigan
creatorOf Beal, Junius E. (Junius Emery), 1860-1942. Junius Emery Beal papers, 1869-1946. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Tyler, Moses Coit, 1835-1900. Letters, 1889-1899 [n.p.] to Prof. and Mrs. E.P. Evans [Munich]. University of Michigan
referencedIn King, Horatio, 1811-1897. Horatio King papers, 1832-1906 (bulk 1857-1891). Library of Congress
creatorOf Tyler, Moses Coit, 1835-1900. Letter, Ann Arbor, Mich., to Benson John Lossing? [manuscript] 1872 Oct. 31. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Gladden, Washington, 1836-1918. Papers, 1847-1970. Library of Congress
referencedIn James K. Hosmer papers., 1846-1943. Minnesota Historical Society.
creatorOf Hosmer, James Kendall, 1834-1927. James K. Hosmer papers, 1846-1943. Minnesota Historical Society Library
creatorOf Tyler, Moses Coit, 1835-1900. Moses C. Tyler papers, 1851 Detroit Public Library, Detroit Main Library
creatorOf Tyler, Moses Coit, 1835-1900. Letters from Moses Coit Tyler to Benson John Lossing, written in the years 1871, 1873 and 1878. California State University, Long Beach
referencedIn Poets of America, extra-illustrated. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Thomas Bailey Aldrich papers, 1837-1926. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Burr, George Lincoln, 1857-1938. George Lincoln Burr papers, 1861-1942. Cornell University Library
referencedIn George Lincoln Burr papers, 1861-1942. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Trowbridge, L. S. (Luther Stephen), 1836-1912. L.S. Trowbridge papers, [ca. 1842-1890] and undated. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Gilman, Daniel Coit, 1831-1908. Daniel Coit Gilman papers, 1845-1910 (inclusive). Yale University Library
creatorOf Morris, George Sylvester, 1840-1889. George S. Morris papers, 1852-1889 and 1910-1915. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Tyler, Moses Coit, 1835-1900. Letter, 1880 Jan. 7, Ann Arbor, Mich., to [E.C.] Stedman [New York]. University of Michigan
creatorOf Frieze, Henry S. (Henry Simmons), 1817-1889. Henry S. Frieze papers, 1838-1920. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Tyler, Moses Coit, 1835-1900. Letter, 1892, February 17, Ithaca, New York, to Mr. Henry A. Richmond. Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Tyler, Moses Coit, 1835-1900. Moses Coit Tyler papers, 1864-1897 and 1920-1921. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Griffis, William Elliot, 1843-1928. William Elliot Griffis papers, 1897-1908. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Whalen, Michael L.,. Michael L. and Catherine H. Whalen Collection of Cornelliana, 1865-1971. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Fowler family. Fowler and Wells families papers, 1807-1968, 1836-1901(bulk). Cornell University Library
referencedIn Dutcher, George Matthew, 1874-1959. George Matthew Dutcher papers, 1895-1897. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Dewitt Miller Correspondence, 1881-1907 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Mary Sheldon Barnes Papers MS 217., 1857-1948, 1880-1898 Sophia Smith Collection
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American literature--History and criticism
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Birth 1835-08-02

Death 1900-12-28

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