James, Henry, 1811-1882

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Henry James Sr. and his wife Mary Walsh James (1810-1882) were the parents of the novelist Henry James Jr., the philosopher William James, the diarist Alice James, Robertson James, and Garth Wilkinson James.

From the guide to the Letters from Henry James Sr. and Mary Walsh James to various correspondents, 1827-1878., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

Henry James Sr. was an American philosophical theologian. He and his wife Mary Robertson Walsh James (1810-1882) were the parents of the novelist Henry James Jr., the philosopher William James, the diarist Alice James, Robertson James, and Garth Wilkinson James.

From the description of Letters from Henry James Sr. and Mary Walsh James to various correspondents, 1827-1878. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 83094381

American philosopher and author.

From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : Cambridge, Mass., to Gordon Lester Ford, [no year] Apr. 24-Apr. 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269544438

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, to [John W.] Field, [no year]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269523352

Henry James Sr. was an American philosophical theologian. He was the father of the novelist Henry James Jr., the philosopher William James, the diarist Alice James, Robertson James, and Garth Wilkinson James.

From the description of Henry James compositions, ca. 1811-1882. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612706986

From the guide to the Henry James compositions, ca.1811-1882., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

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creatorOf James, Henry, 1811-1882. Autograph letter signed : to Mr. Clark, undated. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Emerson family correspondence, ca. 1725-1900. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Institution Of Engineering And Technology Archives. David James Blaikley Coll. Of Michael Faraday Pape.
creatorOf Letters from Henry James Sr. and Mary Walsh James to various correspondents, 1827-1878. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Harvard, Houghton Library. James Family Papers.
referencedIn James family letters to various correspondents, 1846-1916. Houghton Library.
creatorOf James, Henry, 1811-1882. Copy of a typed letter signed : Lamb House, Rye, to Harper & Brothers, 1903 Oct. 13. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. Collection of autograph poems, essays and letters, together with autograph letters from various persons addressed to Thoreau : Concord, Cambridge, and New York, 1835-1860. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Hendrick, George,. George Hendrick Collection of Henry James and James John Garth Wilkinson papers, 1844-1895. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
referencedIn Channing, Grace Ellery, 1862-1937. Papers, 1806-1973 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf James, Henry, 1843-1916. Correspondence and journals of Henry James Jr., 1855-1916. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Mann, Horace, 1796-1859. Horace Mann papers III, 1709-1905; bulk: 1829-1904. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn James Russell Lowell additional papers, 1736-1951. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Mildred and Louise Kennedy autograph collection, 1784-1923. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Miscellaneous papers, 1868-1969. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Phalansterian Realization Fund Society. Records : manuscript, 1848-1850. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Correspondence and other papers, 1831-1891. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, E-K. Houghton Library.
creatorOf James, Henry, 1811-1882. Autograph letters signed (2) : Cambridge, Mass., to Gordon Lester Ford, [no year] Apr. 24-Apr. 29. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Knox College Archives And Manuscript Collections. [Contact repository for more information].
referencedIn Wendell Phillips papers, 1555-1882 (inclusive) 1833-1881 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Gosse, Edmund, 1849-1928. Papers, 1857-1958. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Henry James compositions, ca.1811-1882. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Correspondence and other papers, 1825-1936. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Papers, 1806-1973 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Ralph Waldo Emerson letters from various correspondents, ca. 1814-1882. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Brooks, Helen Lawrence Appleton, 1846-1938. Papers, 1822-1985 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library.
creatorOf James family. Miscellaneous papers, 1868-1925. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf James, Henry, 1811-1882. Letter to Louise C. Walsh, 1905 May 16. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Ward, Samuel Gray. Samuel Gray Ward and Anna Hazard Barker Ward papers, 1823-1934 (inclusive) 1837-1900 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf North American Review. North American Review papers, ca. 1842-1868 (inclusive), 1864-1868 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Whewell, William, 1794-1866. Autograph letter signed W. Whewell to: "My dear James" September 22, 1862. Wellesley College
creatorOf Fisher, James T. Papers, 1790-1865. Library of Congress
referencedIn North American Review, papers, ca.1842-1868. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Holland Collection of Literary Letters (MS 168), 1850-1880, 1872-1878 University of Colorado at Boulder Libraries. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn James Family Papers and Sermons, 1808-1888 Amherst College Archives and Special Collections
referencedIn William James papers, 1803-1941 (inclusive) 1862-1910 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Letters from various correspondents, 1850-1895 (inclusive), 1852-1878 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Fredricks, Charles DeForest, 1823-1894,. Francis James Child family photographs, ca. 1860-1950. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Lever, Charles James, 1806-1872,. Letters from celebrated authors and other eminent men, 1847-1887. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf James, Henry, 1811-1882. Letter, Boston, to Henry O. Houghton. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Albany Institute Of History And Art, Library. Correspondence, 1831 1840.
referencedIn Letters received by the Norton family, 1830-1920. Houghton Library.
creatorOf James, Henry, 1811-1882. Autograph letter signed : Boston, to [John W.] Field, [no year]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf James, Henry, 1811-1882. Henry James compositions, ca. 1811-1882. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Houghton Library.
referencedIn James family papers, ca.1846-1916. Houghton Library.
referencedIn James Freeman Clarke additional correspondence, 1787-1886. Houghton Library.
referencedIn James family. James family publication accounts and correspondence, 1890-1923. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf James, Henry, 1811-1882. Autograph letter signed : New York, to Henry David Thoreau, 1843 May 12. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Baylor, Ruth M. Elizabeth Palmer Peabody research materials, 1822-1960 Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn James, Henry, 1843-1916. Papers of Henry James [manuscript], 1876-1915, 1930-1939. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. Papers of Ralph Waldo Emerson [manuscript], 1822-1930 (bulk 1830-1877). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. Papers of William Dean Howells [manuscript], 1866-1919. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf James, William, 1842-1910. William James papers, 1803-1941 (inclusive) 1862-1910 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Papers, 1822-1985 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
creatorOf James, Henry, 1811-1882. Letters from Henry James Sr. and Mary Walsh James to various correspondents, 1827-1878. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Hawthorne, Sophia Peabody, 1809-1871. Barrett photographs and portraits [manuscript], 1856-1907. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Sears, Edmund H. (Edmund Hamilton), 1810-1876. Papers, 1837-1875 (inclusive). Harvard University, Divinity School Library
referencedIn James family additional papers, 1859-1986 (inclusive), 1859-1922 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Abbot, Francis Ellingwood, 1836-1903. Papers of Francis Ellingwood Abbot, 1815-1940 (inclusive). Harvard University, Divinity School Library
referencedIn Books from the library of Amos Bronson Alcott, 1579-1893. Houghton Library.
creatorOf James, William, 1797-1868. James family papers and sermons, 1808-1888. Amherst College Library
referencedIn Samuel Gray Ward and Anna Hazard Barker Ward papers, 1823-1934 (inclusive) 1837-1900 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Solger, Reinhold, 1817-1866. Papers of Reinhold Solger, 1840-1944. Library of Congress
referencedIn Brown, Wesley, 1945-. A prophet among them ; a play in two acts / by Wesley Brown, 2005. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn James, William, 1882-1961. Letter, 1953 May 14, Cambridge, Mass., to [Ellen Van Volkenburg] Browne [N.Y.] University of Michigan
referencedIn Alcott family additional papers, 1707-1904 (inclusive), 1821-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Charles Eliot Norton papers, ca.1845-1908. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Clarke, James Freeman, 1810-1888. James Freeman Clarke additional correspondence, 1787-1886. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn James family additional papers, 1858-1947. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Adams, Charles Francis, 1835-1915. Bryant-Godwin papers, 1804-1913, bulk (1820-1898). Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. James Henry Coffin Papers.
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 26: Office Of The Secretary, Incoming Corres..
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 7001 (Henry) Or Ru 7053 (Bache) Per Author.
referencedIn Portrait file: Guide. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Channing family. Correspondence nd other papers, 1825-1936. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Wilkinson, James John Garth, 1812-1899. Diary : manuscript, 1869 Aug. 20-1869 Sept. 25. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf James family. James family letters to various correspondents, 1846-1916. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf James family. James family additional papers, 1859-1922 (bulk), 1859-1986 (inclusive). Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Howells family papers, 1850-1954 (inclusive). Houghton Library.
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associatedWith Ames, Joseph Bushnell, 1878-1928, person
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correspondedWith Henry, Harriet Alexander (Henry's Wife) person
correspondedWith Henry James Jr. person
associatedWith Henry James, Sr. person
correspondedWith Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878 person
associatedWith Henry, William Alexander (Henry's Son) person
associatedWith Holland, J. G. (Josiah Gilbert), 1819-1881 person
associatedWith Houghton, Henry Oscar, 1823-1895. person
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associatedWith Hun, Thomas (Dr.) person
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associatedWith James, William, 1842-1910, person
associatedWith James, William, 1882-1961. person
associatedWith J. J. Garth Wilkinson person
associatedWith John person
associatedWith Kennedy, Mildred, collector. person
associatedWith Kitty Prince? person
associatedWith Lever, Charles James, 1806-1872, person
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
associatedWith Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 person
associatedWith MacDaniel, Fanny, person
associatedWith Mann, Horace, 1796-1859. person
correspondedWith Marcia Ames James person
associatedWith Mayor, A. Hyatt (Alpheus Hyatt), 1901- person
associatedWith Mayor, A. Hyatt, Mrs, person
associatedWith McCrindle, Joseph F., person
correspondedWith Mrs J. J. Garth person
correspondedWith Mrs William James person
associatedWith North American Review. corporateBody
associatedWith Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908. person
correspondedWith Norton family, recipient. family
correspondedWith Parton, James, 1822-1891 person
associatedWith Phalansterian Realization Fund Society. corporateBody
correspondedWith Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884 person
associatedWith Pierce, Edward Lillie, 1829-1897 person
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associatedWith Redfield, William C. person
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correspondedWith Shaw person
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correspondedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
associatedWith Swedenborg, Emanuel, 1688-1772. person
associatedWith Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862. person
associatedWith Todd, Colonel person
associatedWith Walsh, Louise C., person
associatedWith Ward, Samuel Gray, person
associatedWith Ward, Samuel Gray. person
associatedWith Whewell, William, 1794-1866. person
associatedWith Wilkinson, James John Garth, 1812-1899. person
correspondedWith William Henry Channing person
correspondedWith William James person
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Birth 1811-06-03

Death 1882-12-18

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