Dempster, William R. (William Richardson), 1809-1871

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referencedIn Pickard-Whittier papers, 1815-1915. Houghton Library.
referencedIn John Greenleaf Whittier collection of papers, 1833-1904, 1851-1892 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Dickinson family library, 1810-1977. Houghton Library.
referencedIn James Thomas Fields autograph album, 1750-1941. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Dunmore, John Murray, Earl of, 1732-1809,. Virginia letters and legal opinion, 1776-1846. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Wheeler, Lizzie,. Scrapbook of sheet music, 1842-1855. George Washington University
creatorOf Russell, Henry, 1812-1900. The Richmond blues ; The troubadour ; Cadets quick step ; A life on the ocean wave ; Flow gently sweet Afton ; The lament of the Irish immigrant / words by Mrs. Price Blackwood ; music by William R. Dempster ; The rosa waltz ; The Corinthian waltz ; La Cracovienne ; The carrier pigeon ; Queen Mary's escape from Lochleven Castle ; The favoured guest ; Natchez on the hill ; The Indian chief's march ; General Gates march ; Life in the woods ; The Swiss waltz ; Origin of the harp ; Forked deer. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Autograph File, D, 1586-1975. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892. John Greenleaf Whittier collection of papers, 1833-1904 bulk (1851-1892). New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Dunmore, John Murray, Earl of, 1732-1809,. Virginia letters [manuscript], 1776-1846. University of Virginia. Library
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associatedWith Dickinson family, collector. family
associatedWith Fields, James Thomas, 1817-1881 person
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
associatedWith Wheeler, Lizzie, person
associatedWith Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892. person
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Birth 1809

Death 1871



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