McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873

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Professor of moral philosophy, University of Virginia.

From the description of [Letter] 1851 March 13, University of Virginia to J.A. Broadus / W.H. McGuffey 1851. (SBTS Library). WorldCat record id: 48466255

University of Virginia professor.

From the description of Letter, University of Virginia to the Rev. A.T. McGill [manuscript] 1851 February 17. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647929521

Author and philosophy scholar, of Ohio and Virginia.

From the description of Papers of William H. McGuffey [manuscript], 1870-1891. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647854624

From the description of Papers, 1870-1891. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 32959955

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creatorOf Richards, Paul C.,. Letters of Virginians [manuscript] 1795-1818, 1870. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Carkin, Philena. Reminiscences of Philena Carkin [manuscript], 1910. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Historic textbook collection. University of Missouri -- Columbia, MU Libraries; University of Missouri; MU; Ellis Library; University of Missouri Columbia
referencedIn Palmer, William Kimberley, b. 1856. Poems by William Kimberley Palmer, 1932-1937. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Remarks on the motion to adopt the report on the method of teaching English composition. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Papers. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
referencedIn Heath, H. M. (Horace Milton). H. M. Heath letters to Dr. George C. Tyler [manuscript], 1858, 1859 University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Nesbit, Scott. The education of William Gibbons, 2004. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Pinneo, T. S. (Timothy Stone), 1804-1893. T. S. Pinneo papers relating to Pinneo readers, [185-?]. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Letter, University of Virginia to the Rev. A.T. McGill [manuscript] 1851 February 17. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Hooe, Nathaniel Harris, 1777-. Correspondence between Hooe and William A. Harrison [manuscript], 1832-1836. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn McGuffey, Laura P. Howard, 1818-1885. Travel bag [manuscript], ca. 1870. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879,. Autograph collection of Davis R. Marshall [manuscript], 1801-1868. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Watt family. Papers [manuscript] : of the Watts family, 1859-1927. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Duke, R. T. W. (Richard Thomas Walker), 1822-1898. Papers of R. T. W. Duke [manuscript], 1836-1919, (bulk 1865-1919). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Howard, Henry, 1856-1944. Papers of Henry Howard, 1856-1944. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Hendrickson, L. W. L. W. Hendrickson letter to the editor regarding William Holmes McGuffey [manuscript], 1935 January 10. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Allyn, Joseph Tyler, 1840-. Papers of Joseph T. Allyn, 1861-1911. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Hoge, William J. (William James), 1825-1864. Notebook of William J. Hoge [manuscript], 1842. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Dinsmore, A.W. A.W. Dinsmore letter to Matthew Boyd Hope, 2 January 1844. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Bodley, Temple, 1852-1940. Memoir of Temple Bodley [manuscript], 1903. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Vail, Henry Hobart, 1839-1925. Papers : of Henry Hobart Vail, 1910-1929. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Robinson, Leigh, 1840-1922. Manuscripts, letters, and papers of Leigh Robinson, Confederate soldier, orator, with several items of an early date relating to Conway Robinson [manuscript] 1787-1930. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Smith, Francis H. (Francis Henry), 1829-1928. Papers regarding John Henry Bryson [manuscript] 1831-1837. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Walker, Ezra. Ezra Walker Collection 1826-1853. Ohio University, Alden Library
referencedIn Minor, Louisa H.A., 1833-. Diary of Louisa H.A. Minor [manuscript], 1855-1866. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Burnley, Caroline Cornelia, 1864-1954. Essay and poem by Miss Burnley [manuscript] 1935 Nov. 21 and 1940. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn University of Virginia. Diploma awarded to John Rockwell Smith [manuscript], 1866 June 29. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Broadus, J. M. (James Madison), 1812-1880. [Letter] 1856 Nov. 9 & Nov. 20, Alexandria to [John Albert Broadus, Charlottesville, Va.] / J.M. Broadus. SBTS Library, James P. Boyce Centennial Library
referencedIn Moran, Charles E. Brief biographical sketches of the professors for whom the dormitories at the University of Virginia were named, 1978 April. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Bowman, Frank H., 1833-. Album kept by him while a student at the University of Virginia and at Princeton University [manuscript] 1853-56. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Minor, John Barbee, b. 1866. Minor family papers, 1932, 1941, n.d. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Watts family. Papers : of the Watts family, 1859-1927. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Berkeley, William, Sir, 1605-1677. Papers of the Latané and related Waring, Allen, Temple, Roane and Dix families [manuscript], 1650-1898 (bulk 1720-1854). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Walter, Adam B., 1820-1875. Engraving : of William Holmes McGuffey [art original], ca. 1850 [manuscript]. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Miller, Alamby M., 1848-. Diary and student notebooks of Alamby M. Miller [manuscript], 1866-1871. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Examinations; report on the most efficient methods of conducting examinations, in common schools, and academies. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
creatorOf Broadus, John Albert, 1827-1895. Letters to the Rev. Broadus [microform] 1850-94. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. William H. McGuffey letter to S. P. Chase [manuscript], 1849 Feb 17. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Armsby, James H., 1809-1875,. American and English literary and historical papers collected by Atcheson L. Hench [manuscript] 1787-1914. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Peyton, Aquila Johnson, 1837-?. Diary of Aquila Johnson Peyton [manuscript], 1859-1861. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn One hundred years of McGuffy. Peru State College Library, PSC Library
referencedIn Karst, John, 1836-1922. Collection of wood engravings. Grolier Club
referencedIn Collection on presidential inaugurations, 1824-1994 Ohio University
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Letters concerning Edward Henry Courtenay [manuscript] 1851-54. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. [Letter] 1851 March 13, University of Virginia to J.A. Broadus / W.H. McGuffey SBTS Library, James P. Boyce Centennial Library
referencedIn Drake, Daniel, 1785-1852. [Clipping], 1836-1931. Indiana State Library - ISL
referencedIn Young, Robert W. Robert W. Young papers. 1926-1930. Ohio University, Alden Library
referencedIn Smith, Francis H. (Francis Henry), 1829-1928. Additional material regarding the Tucker, Harrison, Smith and the related Stevens, Lewis, and Carter families [manuscript] 1790-1925. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Papers of Texie Watts [manuscript], 1845-1874. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Papers of William H. McGuffey [manuscript], 1870-1891. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn University of Virginia Certificate awarded to John M. Preston, Jr. [manuscript], 1860 July 4. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Herring, John Alexander, 1837-. Notebook of John Alexander Herring, 1857-1858. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Lecture on the relative duties of parents and teachers. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
referencedIn Smith, Francis H. (Francis Henry), 1829-1928. Papers regarding John Henry Bryson 1831-37. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Charles Tyley Newton Papers, 1907-1947 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Hughes, George P. A series of lectures at the University of Va. by Proffessor [sic] W. McGuffy [sic] to the class of moral philosophy for the session of 1857-8. Union Presbyterian Seminary, William Smith Morton Library
referencedIn Irma E. Voigt Collection, 1910-1949 Ohio University
referencedIn Ford, Henry, 1863-1947. Correspondence with John Lloyd Newcomb, 1935 May. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Howard, Henry, 1792-1874. Journal of Henry Howard, 1856-1873. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Papers, 1870-1891. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Willson, Marcius, 1813-1905. Marcius Willson Notebook 1865? Columbia University in the City of New York, Teacher's College
referencedIn Bohn, Casimir. Photographs of Casimir Bohn engravings of the University of Virginia faculty [manuscript], 19?? University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Porches and Parlors district records subgroup, circa 1854-ongoing. The Henry Ford, Benson Ford Research Center
referencedIn Lyle family. Lyle family papers, 1789-1944 1824-1872 (bulk dates). University of Kentucky Libraries
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Letter to William Peters [manuscript], 1869 September 6. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Baker, Richard Henry, b. 1826. Richard Henry Baker papers [manuscript], 1849-1856. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn William Holmes McGuffey collection, 1836-1894. The Henry Ford, Benson Ford Research Center
referencedIn A University Built of Men [manuscript] 1950-1951. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barnes, James, 1866-1936,. Papers of the Cocke Family 1776-1963 (1810-1929). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Wylie, Andrew, 1789-1851. Andrew Wylie papers, 1808-1995 (bulk 1828-1851). Indiana University
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Certificate of honorable dismissal [manuscript], 1840 March 13. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Somerville, Eva Harris. History of Charlottesville Presbyterian Church, 1820-1933 [manuscript], 1933. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Benton, Thomas Hart, 1782-1858,. Papers of the Gooch family 1812-1891 (bulk 1824-1849). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Walter, Adam B., 1820-1875. Engraving : of William Holmes McGuffey [art original], ca. 1850. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Newton, Charles Tyley, 1893-. Charles T. Newton papers, 1907-1947. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf McGuffey, Alexander H. (Alexander Hamilton), 1816-1896. McGuffey Papers, 1814-1955, bulk 1826-1874. Miami University Libraries, King Library
referencedIn Newton, Charles Tyley, 1893-. Charles T. Newton papers, 1907-1947. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Remarks on the motion to adopt Mr. Holley's report on the study of the classics. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
referencedIn Papers of the Duke family [manuscript], 1831-1924. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Copperplate of a single page from McGuffey's fourth eclectic reader, circa 1866-1879. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Herring, John Alexander, 1837-. Notebook of John Alexander Herring [manuscript], 1857-1858. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Pinneo, T. S. (Timothy Stone), 1804-1893. T. S. Pinneo papers relating to revision of McGuffey readers, [185-?]. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Broadus, John Albert, 1827-1895. Letter to David Shaver [manuscript] 1859 March 31. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Hoge, William J. (William James), 1825-1864. Notebook : of William J. Hoge, 1842. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Ohio University. Collection on presidential inaugurations 1824-1994. Ohio University, Alden Library
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Letter to William Peters, 1869 September 6. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Burritt, Elihu, 1810-1879,. Autograph collection of Davis R. Marshall, 1801-1868. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Goode, James Moore, 1939-. William Holmes McGuffey at the University of Virginia, 1845-1873 [manuscript] : essay, 1965 May 10. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf McGuffey, William Holmes, 1800-1873. Papers concerning McGuffey's appointment to chair of Moral Philosophy at Univ. of Virginia, . [manuscript] 1845-73. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Anderson, William, 1952-. William T. Anderson papers 5, 1920-1997. University of Central Missouri, James C. Kirkpatrick Library
referencedIn Historical Foundation Of Presbyterian & Reformed Churches. [Contact repository for more information].
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associatedWith Cabell, J. L. (James Lawrence), 1813-1889, person
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associatedWith Hooe, Nathaniel Harris, 1777- person
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associatedWith Howard, Henry, 1856-1944. person
associatedWith Hughes, George P. person
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associatedWith Miller, Alamby M., 1848- person
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United States
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English language--Composition and exercises
Readers (Elementary)
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Readers--History--19th century
Classical education
Printing
Home and school
Reading
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Engraving--Printing
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Birth 1800-09-23

Death 1873-05-04

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