J. B. H. (James Barron Hope), 1829-1887

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James Barron Hope was born 23 March 1829 in Norfolk, Virginia. He was the grandson of James Barron and son of Wilton and Jane A. (Barron) Hope. James Barron Hope graduated from the College of William and Mary. He practiced law and was commonwealth's attorney for Norfolk. He married Annie Beverley Whiting. Hope is known primarily for his poetry, serving as the official poet of the 250th anniversary of the Jamestown settlement. He published several volumes of writings and also edited newspapers. Hope died in 1887.

From the description of James Barron Hope Papers II. (College of William & Mary). WorldCat record id: 28621247

James Barron Hope was born 23 March 1829 in Norfolk, Virginia. He was the grandson of James Barron and son of Wilton and Jane A. (Barron) Hope. James Barron Hope graduated from the College of William and Mary. He practiced law and was commonwealth's attorney for Norfolk. He married Anne Beverley Whiting. Hope is known primarily for his poetry, serving as the official poet of the 250th anniversary of the Jamestown settlement. He published several volumes of writings and also edited newspapers. Hope died in 1887.

From the description of James Barron Hope Papers I, 1790-1965, 1847-1887. (College of William & Mary). WorldCat record id: 21632307

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creatorOf J. B. H. (James Barron Hope), 1829-1887. James Barron Hope Papers II. William & Mary Libraries
creatorOf Barron, Samuel, 1765-1810. Papers, 1793-1942. William & Mary Libraries
referencedIn Autograph verses and photographs of Southern poets of the Civil War, circa 1860-1870 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Jackson, Samuel K., 1817-1899. Papers of Samuel K. Jackson [manuscript], 1822-1893 (bulk 1866-1893). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf J. B. H. (James Barron Hope), 1829-1887. James Barron Hope Papers I, 1790-1965, 1847-1887. William & Mary Libraries
referencedIn Inventory of the Robert William Hughes Papers, 1818-1900 Special Collections, Earl Gregg Swem Library, College of William and Mary
creatorOf Hughes, Robert W. (Robert William), 1821-1901. Papers, 1818-1900. William & Mary Libraries
creatorOf Withers, Robert Enoch, 1821-1907,. Papers of Williams family [manuscript] 1773 (1825-1903) 1934. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Warner T. Jones Papers, 1891-1891. Special Collections, Earl Gregg Swem Library, College of William and Mary
referencedIn Walters, James Booth, 1846-1884. Papers, 1854-1881. Virginia Historical Society Library
referencedIn Literary autograph collection [manuscript], 1852-1937. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Jones, Warner Throckmorton, 1819-1891. Papers, 1807-1891. William & Mary Libraries
referencedIn James Barron Hope Papers (II), 1820-1923. Special Collections, Earl Gregg Swem Library, College of William and Mary
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associatedWith Agassiz, Louis, 1807-1873 person
associatedWith Alfred Magill Randolph. person
associatedWith Arthur, Chester Alan, 1829-1886 person
associatedWith Bancroft, George, 1800-1891 person
associatedWith Barron, Samuel, 1765-1810. person
associatedWith Benjamin F. Butler (Benjamin Franklin) person
associatedWith Bryan, John Randolph, 1806-1887 person
associatedWith Bryan, Joseph, 1845-1908 person
associatedWith Cass, Lewis, 1782-1866 person
associatedWith Crozet, Claudius, 1790-1864 person
associatedWith Daniel, John Moncure, 1825-1865 person
associatedWith Early, Jubal Anderson, 1816-1894. person
associatedWith Ewell, Benjamin Stoddert, 1810-1894. person
associatedWith French, Samuel Bassett, 1820-1898 person
associatedWith Goode, John, 1829-1909. person
associatedWith G. P. R. James (George Payne Rainsford) person
associatedWith Grigsby, Hugh Blair, 1806-1881. person
associatedWith Hall, J. Lesslie (John Lesslie), 1856-1928. person
associatedWith Hoge, John Blair, 1825-1896. person
associatedWith Hope, Annie Beverley Whiting, 1825-1920. person
associatedWith Hope, Jane Armistead Barron, 1791-1862. person
associatedWith Hughes, Robert W. (Robert William), 1821-1901. person
associatedWith Jackson, Samuel K., 1817-1899. person
associatedWith James Barron Hope person
associatedWith J. B. H. (James Barron Hope) person
associatedWith J. B. H. (James Barron Hope) person
associatedWith J. D. B. De Bow(James Dunwoody Brownson) person
associatedWith J. L. M. Curry(Jabez Lamar Monroe) person
associatedWith John R. Page. person
associatedWith Johnson, Bradley T. (Bradley Tyler), 1829-1903. person
associatedWith Jones, Jonathan Pembroke. person
associatedWith Jones, Jonathan Pembroke. person
associatedWith Jones, Richard P. person
associatedWith Jones, Warner Throckmorton, 1819-1891. person
associatedWith Joseph E. Johnston (Joseph Eggleston) person
associatedWith Lee, Fitzhugh, 1835-1905. person
associatedWith Lee, William Henry Fitzhugh, 1837-1891. person
associatedWith Longstreet, James, 1821-1904 person
associatedWith Magruder, John Bankhead, 1807-1871. person
associatedWith Mahone, William, 1826-1895. person
associatedWith Mosby, John Singleton, 1833-1916 person
associatedWith O'Ferrall, Charles Triplett, 1840-1905 person
associatedWith Page, Thomas Nelson, 1853-1922. person
associatedWith Robert William Hughes person
associatedWith Tucker, John Randolph, 1823-1897 person
associatedWith Tyler, John, 1790-1862. person
associatedWith Tyler, Lyon Gardiner, 1853-1935 person
associatedWith Ulysses S. Grant (Ulysses Simpson) person
associatedWith Vilas, William Freeman, 1840-1908. person
associatedWith Walters, James Booth, 1846-1884. person
associatedWith Warner T. Jones person
associatedWith Winthrop, Robert C. (Robert Charles), 1809-1894. person
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Virginia
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Poets, American--19th century--Correspondence
Yorktown Centennial
American poetry--19th century
Dueling
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Birth 1829

Death 1887

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