Gilmore, James R. (James Roberts), 1822-1903

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From the description of Letter of James R. Gilmore, 1889. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79450479

James Roberts Gilmore was a businessman, novelist, and historical writer.

He was born in Boston in 1822. He often used the pseudonym "Edmund Kirke". Gilmore edited "Continental Monthly" from 1862-65. In 1890, Gilmore lectured at the Peabody Institute, Baltimore MD. Gilmore was the author of "The Life of James A. Garfield" (1880) and "Personal Recollections of Abraham Lincoln" (1898). He was married to Laura Edmonds, daughter of New York judge, John W. Edmonds. James Roberts Gilmore died in 1903.

From the description of James Roberts Gilmore collection, 1820-1903. (Johns Hopkins University). WorldCat record id: 48394071

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referencedIn Kinsley, Edward Wilkerson, b. 1829. Papers, 1862-1876. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Gilmore, James R. (James Roberts), 1822-1903. James Roberts Gilmore collection, 1820-1903. Johns Hopkins University, Sheridan Libraries and the Milton S. Eisenhower Library
referencedIn Henry Pelham Holmes Bromwell Papers, 1794-1929, (bulk 1840-1900) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Hay, John, 1838-1905. Correspondence, 1854-1914, "Gillman" to "Halpine". Brown University Archives, John Hay Library
creatorOf Hart, John S. (John Seely), 1810-1877. John S. Hart letters, 1834-1877. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Gilmore, James R. (James Roberts), 1822-1903. Correspondence with Henry Charles Lea, 1890-1891. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn William Roscoe Thayer papers, 1762-1927 (inclusive), 1872-1921 (bulk) Houghton Library
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive), 1820-1888 (bulk) Houghton Library
referencedIn New York State Library. Manuscripts and Special Collections Unit. Autographs of American authors and statesmen collection, ca.1770-1865. American Periodical Series I
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company. Houghton Mifflin Company reader reports on manuscripts submitted for publication. 1882-1931. Houghton Library
referencedIn Correspondence and other papers, 1831-1891. Houghton Library
referencedIn Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884. Papers, 1555-1882 (bulk: 1833-1881) Houghton Library
referencedIn Harvard University. Autograph File, G. 1641-2009. Houghton Library
creatorOf Gilmore, James R. (James Roberts), 1822-1903. Letter of James R. Gilmore, 1889. Library of Congress
creatorOf O'Connor, William Douglas, 1832-1889. William Douglas O'Connor collection of papers, 1865-1883. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Century Company records New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Gilmore, James R. (James Roberts), 1822-1903,. Autograph letter signed from James Roberts Gilmore, New York, to Augustin Daly [manuscript], 1874 June 18. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Correspondence, 1850-1898. Houghton Library
referencedIn William Douglas O'Connor collection of papers, 1863-1888 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn James Thomas Fields autograph album, 1750-1941. Houghton Library
referencedIn Pickard-Whittier papers, 1815-1915. Houghton Library
referencedIn Autograph File, M Houghton Library
referencedIn Clapp, William Warland, Jr., 1826-1891. Correspondence, 1790-1891 (bulk 1840-1891) Houghton Library
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Authors, American
Authors, American


Birth 1822-09-10

Death 1903





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