Avery, John, 1837-1887

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B.A., Amherst, 1861; studied at Yale, 1863-1867; professor of Latin and Greek, Iowa College, Grinnell, 1870-1877; professor of Greek, Bowdoin, 1877-1887; steady contributor to the American Oriental Society.

From the description of John Avery papers, ca. 1867-1885 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702165958

From the guide to the John Avery papers, 1867-1885, (Manuscripts and Archives)

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Samuel, Williams family, papers, 1723-1995. Houghton Library.
referencedIn William Dwight Whitney family papers, 1778-1951, 1814-1912 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Whitney, William Dwight, 1827-1894. William Dwight Whitney family papers, 1778-1951 (inclusive), 1814-1912 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf John Avery papers, 1867-1885 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Papers of Joseph and William Whipple, 1717-1904 (inclusive), 1763-1814 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Whitney, William Dwight, 1827-1894. William Dwight Whitney family papers, 1778-1951 (inclusive), 1814-1912 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Avery, John, 1837-1887. John Avery papers, ca. 1867-1885 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Jared Sparks collection of documents concerning the American Revolution, 1740-1866 . Houghton Library.
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Autograph File, A, 1518-2002. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, A-D. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Thomas Addis Emmet collection, 1483-1876, 1700-1800 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Jared Sparks collection of American manuscripts, 1582-1843. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library.
creatorOf John F. Kennedy Personal Papers. 1917 - 1963. John F. Kennedy Personal Papers: Historical Documents Collection. 1642 - 1918. John F. Kennedy Personal Papers: Historical Documents Collection: John Avery. 4/20/1790 - 4/20/1790. John Avery Letter to George Thatcher April 20, 1790
referencedIn John F. Kennedy Personal Papers. 1917 - 1963. John F. Kennedy Personal Papers: Historical Documents Collection. 1642 - 1918. John F. Kennedy Personal Papers: Historical Documents Collection: John Avery. 4/20/1790 - 4/20/1790. John Avery Letter to George Thatcher April 20, 1790
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associatedWith Dearborn, Frederick M. (Frederick Myers), b. 1876 person
associatedWith Emmet, Thomas Addis person
associatedWith Houghton Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866 person
correspondedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
associatedWith Whipple, Joseph, 1738-1816 person
associatedWith Whitney, William Dwight, 1827-1894. person
associatedWith Williams, Samuel, 1743-1817 person
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Birth 1837-09-18

Death 1887-09-01

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