Alger, Abby Langdon

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Alger was a translator.

From the description of Letter, 1877. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232007500

Boston resident, professional translator, and author of In Indian tents, a volume of Penobscot, Passamaquoddy, and Micmac stories and legends.

From the description of Letter : Boston, to J.W. Powell, Washington, D.C., [1885] May 18. (Newberry Library). WorldCat record id: 35987277

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referencedIn Alger family. Additional papers, 1897-1980 (inclusive), 1918-1980 (bulk). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Additional papers, (inclusive), (bulk), 1897-1980, 1918-1980 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Barrett, Lawrence, 1838-1891,. Autograph letters signed from Lawrence Barrett to various people [manuscript], 1871-1891. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Roberts Brothers (Boston, Mass.). Correspondence, 1882-1898, bulk 1838-1932. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Alger family. Papers, 1809-1984 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Autograph File, B, ca.1500-1976. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Alger, Abby Langdon. Letter, 1877. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Amy Lowell autograph collection, 1523-1930. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, A-D. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Alger, Abby Langdon. Letter : Boston, to J.W. Powell, Washington, D.C., [1885] May 18. Newberry Library
creatorOf Abbott, Jacob, 1803-1879. Autograph collection [manuscript] 1725-1933. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911. Papers of Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 1841-1911. University of Virginia. Library
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associatedWith Alger family. family
associatedWith Alger family. family
associatedWith ALGER FAMILY family
correspondedWith Barrett, Lawrence, 1838-1891, person
associatedWith Booth, Mary L. (Mary Louise), 1831-1889. person
correspondedWith Century Company corporateBody
correspondedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 person
associatedWith Edward E. Ayer Manuscript Collection (Newberry Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911. person
associatedWith Houghton Library. corporateBody
correspondedWith Lowell, Amy, 1874-1925 person
associatedWith Newberry Library. corporateBody
correspondedWith Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902 person
associatedWith Roberts Brothers (Boston, Mass.) corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
Massachusetts--Boston
Subject
Passamaquoddy language--Dictionaries--History--19th century--Sources
Manuscripts, American
Translating and interpreting
Occupation
Translator
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Birth 1850-09-01

Death 1917-03-10

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