Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864

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American journalist and poet.

From the description of Autograph letters signed (6) : New York, to Fletcher Harper, 1854 Sept. 27-1859 Apr. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270613147

George Pope Morris was an American poet, playwright, essayist, and journalist.

From the description of George Pope Morris collection of papers, 1830-1859. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122607231

From the guide to the George Pope Morris collection of papers, 1830-1863, (The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.)

From the guide to the George Pope Morris literary manuscripts, ca.1826-1860, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

George Pope Morris, a member of the Knickerbocker circle, was an editor, poet, songwriter, and founder of the New-York Mirror weekly literary journal.

From the description of Letters, poem, and song by George Pope Morris, 1842-1860. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 33928911

Journalist, poet, and songwriter.

From the description of George Pope Morris papers, 1832-1862. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70982544

Founder of New-York mirror and Ladies Literary Gazette and National Press; editor, poet, playwright and popular songwriter.

From the description of Letters, 1840-1857. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 122561409

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creatorOf Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864. Papers of George Pope Morris [manuscript] 1830-1860. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Peale-Sellers Family Collection, 1686-1963, 1686-1963 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864. Flowers composing the bouquet presented to Mrs. Charles Dickens : manuscript note : New York, to Catherine Dickens, 1842 Feb. 14. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Willis, Nathaniel Parker, 1806-1867. Works and correspondence, ca. 1840-1866. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Thomas Bailey Aldrich papers, 1837-1926. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Balse, M. W. Manuscript sheet music : 1840-1856. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Benjamin, Park, 1809-1864. Benjamin Park papers, 1645-1925. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864. George Pope Morris collection of papers, 1830-1859. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Charles Henry Brainard papers, 1795-1884 and undated. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf George Pope Morris Papers, 1832-1862 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864,. Autograph letter signed from George Pope Morris, New York Mirror Office, to Morton McMichael, Philadelphia [manuscript], 1838 August 20. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Literary Manuscripts collection, 1666-1990 Free Library of Philadelphia: Rare Book Department
creatorOf Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864. Correspondence with Robert Montgomery Bird, 1832-1858. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf MATRIX Brass Quintet Brass Band. MATRIX Brass Quintet Brass Band [sound recording]. University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Semans Library
referencedIn Kemble, Fanny, 1809-1893,. Autograph letters signed from Fanny Kemble to various recipients [manuscript], 1832-1892. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864. Letters : to Luther and Jeannie Marsh, 1852-1861. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Papers of Henry Wadworth Longfellow [manuscript], 1764-1887 (bulk 1832-1882). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf George Pope Morris collection of papers, 1830-1863 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Poetry manuscripts, [1850s-1880s] William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Morgan, George Washington, 1820-1893. Military officer correspondence, 1847-1895. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Woodworth, Frederick Augustus, 1818-1865. Letter: to George P. Morris, editor of the New York Mirror /by Frederick Augustus Woodworth, 1851 Jul 1. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864. Papers, 1861. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Nack, Evelina, d. 1936. Autograph album, 1852-1853. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Sargent, Epes, 1813-1880. Papers of Epes Sargent, 1839-1880. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Papers, 1803-1880. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Payne, John Howard, 1791-1852. Correspondence and miscellaneous items of John Howard Payne [manuscript], 1811-1896. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864. Letters, 1840-1857. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Stephens, Ann S. (Ann Sophia), 1813-1886. Collection: 1836-1884. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Cushman, T. H., fl. 1840. T. H. Cushman letter to Rufus Wilmot Griswold [manuscript], 1840 Oct 26. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Morris, William Hopkins, 1827-1900. Morris family papers. United States Military Academy, USMA Library
creatorOf Fay, Theodore S. (Theodore Sedgwick), 1807-1898. Letter, 1829, March 20, New York, to Clintock Yoning(?). Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864. Letter : to Hon. C.E. Lawrence, 1845 July 10. University of Rhode Island Library, Kingston, University Library
referencedIn Kean, Charles John, 1811?-1868,. Autograph letters signed and autograph drafts signed from Charles John Kean to various recipients [manuscript], 1828-1866. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Parton, James, 1822-1891. Papers of James Parton [manuscript] 1860-1893. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Haida, Fred W.,. Miscellaneous manuscripts, 1803-1947. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Willis, Nathaniel Parker, 1806-1867. Nathaniel Parker Willis collection of papers, 1840-1866. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864. Letter, 1837, August 9, to W.C. Little, Albany. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Park Benjamin Papers, 1645-1925. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
creatorOf Willis, Nathaniel Parker, 1806-1867. Letters, 1832-1864. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Horn, Charles E. (Charles Edward), 1786-1849. Maid of Saxony : Opera. Full score. Harvard Musical Association
referencedIn Willis, Nathaniel Parker, 1806-1867. Nathaniel Parker Willis collection, 1813-1866. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Fay, Theodore S. (Theodore Sedgwick), 1807-1898. Theodore S. Fay letters to George Pope Morris, 1834 and 1840. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864. George Pope Morris papers, 1832-1862. Library of Congress
creatorOf Chapman, Frederic, 1823-1895,. American and English literary and historical papers collected by Atcheson L. Hench [manuscript] 1814-1890. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Papers, 1835-1856. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Mayflower. The cloud : manuscript, [ca. 1855] Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Halleck, Fitz-Greene, 1790-1867. Papers of Fitz-Greene Halleck, 1803-1948 (bulk 1814-1867). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864. Lines written for musick composed by Dr. McLean : autograph manuscript signed : [n.p., n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864. Autograph letters signed (6) : New York, to Fletcher Harper, 1854 Sept. 27-1859 Apr. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864. Letters, 1837-1851, New York. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Savage, John, 1828-1888. Letter of John Savage, 1861 July 31. Library of Congress
creatorOf Stephens, Ann S. (Ann Sophia), 1810-1886. Papers of Ann S. Stephens [manuscript], 1836-1884. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Leland, Charles Godfrey, 1824-1903. Charles Godfrey Leland letters and poems, 1854-1866. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Lewis Gaylord Clark corrspondence, 1833-1867 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn [Journal fragments] United States Military Academy, USMA Library
creatorOf George Pope Morris literary manuscripts, ca.1826-1860 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Murphey, David W. Collection of poems, 1840-1855. Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864. Letters, poem, and song by George Pope Morris, 1842-1860. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Willis, Nathaniel Parker, 1806-1867. Papers of Nathaniel Parker Willis, 1835-1866. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Autograph File, M, 1648-1985. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Morris, George Pope, 1802-1864. Autograph letter signed Geo. P. Morris to: "My dear Poet." January 28, 1857. Wellesley College
referencedIn Willis, Nathaniel Parker, 1806-1867. Nathaniel Parker Willis collection, 1813-1866. Yale University Library
referencedIn Nathaniel Parker Willis collection of papers, 1840-1866 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
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associatedWith Cushman, T. H., fl. 1840. person
associatedWith Dix, John A. (John Adams), 1798-1879. person
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associatedWith Harper, Fletcher, 1806-1877, person
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associatedWith Howe, W. T. H. (William Thomas Hildrup), person
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correspondedWith Kean, Charles John, 1811?-1868, person
correspondedWith Kemble, Fanny, 1809-1893, person
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associatedWith Marsh, Luther R. (Luther Rawson), 1813-1902, person
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correspondedWith McMichael, Morton, 1807-1879 person
associatedWith Michael, Morton person
associatedWith Michael, Morton. person
associatedWith Montez, Lola, 1818-1861. person
associatedWith Morris, Mary Worthington. person
associatedWith Morris, Mary Worthington Hopkins person
correspondedWith Morris, William Hopkins, 1827-1900 person
associatedWith Murphey, David W. person
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associatedWith Woodworth, Frederick Augustus, 1818-1865. person
associatedWith Worster, Joseph. person
correspondedWith Wyman, L. B. (Luther Boynton), 1805-1879 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
United States
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
Subject
Actors--Salaries, etc
American poetry
Literature--Periodicals
Authors and publishers
Literature--History and criticism
Authors, American
American periodicals
American periodicals--New York (State)--New York
Newspaper publishing
Occupation
Poets
Librettists
Journalists
Songwriters
Lyricists
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Person

Birth 1802-10-10

Death 1864-07-06

Male

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