Warden, David Bailie, 1772-1845

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American diplomat, author, and book-collector.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to Noah Webster, 1829 Sept. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270659525

Author, book collector, and diplomat.

From the description of Papers of David Bailie Warden, 1800-1843. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79455374

David Bailie Warden was a diplomat and teacher, and was elected to the American Philosophical Society in 1809.

From the description of Papers, 1797-1851. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 154298257

From the guide to the David Bailie Warden papers, 1797-1851, 1787-1851, (American Philosophical Society)

Biographical Note

  • 1772: Born at Bally Castle, County Down, Ireland
  • 1797: M. A., University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Scotland
  • 1797, May: Licensed to preach by the Presbytery of Bangor, Scotland
  • 1799: Emigrated to the United States
  • 1801 - 1804 : Principal tutor, Kingston Academy, Ulster County, N.Y.
  • 1804: Admitted to citizenship Became private secretary to John Armstrong, minister to France
  • 1808: Designated consul pro tempore
  • 1810 - 1814 : Consul at Paris, France, and agent for prize cases
  • 1816: Chorographical and Statistical Description of the District of Columbia. Paris : Printed and sold by Smith
  • 1819: Published A Statistical, Political and Historical Account of the United States of America. Edinburgh: Printed for A. Constable and Co; .Philadelphia: T. Wardle; and [etc., etc.]. 3 vols.
  • 1820: Published Bibliotheca America Septentirionalis. [Paris, L'imprimerie de Nouzou]
  • 1831: Published Bibliotheca Americana. Paris
  • 1845, Oct. 9: Died, Paris, France

From the guide to the David Bailie Warden Papers, 1800-1840, (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Crawford, William Harris, 1772-1834. William Harris Crawford papers, 1810-1914 (bulk 1812-1834). Library of Congress
creatorOf Warden, David Bailie, 1772-1845. Papers, 1797-1851. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Sylvanus Bourne Papers, 1775-1859, (bulk 1800-1815) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Warden, David Bailie, 1772-1845. Autograph letter signed : Paris, to Henry Wheaton, 1806 Jan. 6. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf David Bailie Warden correspondence (transcripts), 1813-1829 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Tazewell, Littleton Waller, 1774-1860. Letters, 1795-1836 University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Alexander von Humboldt papers, 1801-1859, 1793-1859 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Baron D. J.(Dominique Jean) Larrey letters, 1818-1873, 1818-1873 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IIc, 1826-1836 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Caspar Wistar Papers, 1794-1817 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn La Revellière-Lépeaux, Louis-Marie de, 1753-1824. Louis-Marie de La Revellière-Lépeaux papers, 1789-1872 (bulk 1789-1815). Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Warden, David Bailie, 1772-1845. Autograph letter signed : Paris, to Noah Webster, 1829 Sept. 17. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn McCord, David James, 1797-1855. David James McCord papers, 1815-1854. University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Custis, George Washington Parke, 1781-1857. Custis-Lee family papers, 1700-circa 1928 (bulk 1770-1870). Library of Congress
referencedIn Bourne, Sylvanus, 1761-1817. Sylvanus Bourne papers, 1775-1859 (bulk 1800-1815). Library of Congress
referencedIn Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859. Papers, 1801-1859. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Townsend family papers, 1799-1902, 1812-1871 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Library. Miscellaneous Manuscripts Collection. 1668-1983. American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Cruse, Thomas. Letters to James Hamilton, 1810-1813. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IIb, 1807-1825 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf David Bailie Warden papers, 1797-1851, 1787-1851 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Madison, James, 1751-1836. Correspondence of James Madison [manuscript], 1801-1842. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Larrey, D. J. (Dominique Jean), baron, 1766-1842. Letters, 1818-1873. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf Warden, David Bailie, 1772-1845. Papers of David Bailie Warden, 1800-1843. Library of Congress
creatorOf Townsend family. Papers, 1799-1902, bulk (1812-1871) New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf David Bailie Warden Papers, 1800-1840 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Vaughan, John, 1755-1841. Papers, 1768 - ca. 1936 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn McCord, David James, 1797-1855. Letter, 1831 June 29 (Columbia, S.C.), to David Bailie Warden (Paris, France) University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Madison, James, 1751-1836. Correspondence of James Madison, 1801-1842. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Wistar, Caspar, 1761-1818. Letters, 1794-1817. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf Warden, David Bailie, 1772-1845. David Bailie Warden correspondence (transcripts), 1813-1829. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn East Asia collection, 1877-1923. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Custis-Lee Family Papers, 1700-circa 1928, (bulk 1770-1870) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IId, 1837-1844 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Louis-Marie de La Revellière-Lépeaux papers, 1789-1872, 1789-1815 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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associatedWith Coues, Elliott, 1842-1899 person
associatedWith Crawford, William Harris, 1772-1834. person
associatedWith Cruse, Thomas. person
associatedWith Custis Family family
associatedWith Cuvier, Georges, Baron, 1769-1832 person
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associatedWith Wheaton, Henry, 1785-1848, person
associatedWith Wistar, Caspar, 1761-1818. person
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France
France
United States
United States
Caribbean Area.
United States
Subject
Diplomatic and consular service, American--France
Diplomatic and consular service, American
Diplomats
Geography
Medicine
Chemistry
Diplomats--United States
Diplomatic and consular service, American--19th century
Indians of North America
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Authors
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Birth 1772

Death 1845

English,

French

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