Lyman, Theodore, 1833-1897

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Lyman (1833-1897) earned his Harvard AB 1855. His positions at Harvard included: Treasurer of the Museum of Comparative Zoology (MCZ) (1865-1872; 1874-1876), Overseer (1868-1880; 1881-1888), Assistant at the MCZ (1863-1877), member of the faculty at the MCZ (1874-1887).

From the description of Papers of Theodore Lyman, 1897-ca. 1909. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76972826

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referencedIn Papers, 1903-2005 Harvard Art Museum Archives, Harvard University
referencedIn Civil War letters between Ansel Wright and Fred C. Wright, 1862-1864. Historic Northampton Museum & Education Center
referencedIn Mark Anthony De Wolfe Howe additional papers, 1880-1959. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Records of the Cambridge Scientific Club, 1842-1985, bulk dates 1846-1945. Harvard University Archives.
creatorOf Lyman, Theodore, 1833-1897. List of the Armies of the Potomac and Northern Virginia, Jan. 1865 [manuscript copy], 1876. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology. Records, 1859-1984 (inclusive), 1859-1946 (bulk). Harvard University, Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
creatorOf Lyman, Theodore, 1833-1897. [Letters, 1878-1879]. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Papers, 1832-1892. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Francis William Bird papers, 1826-1924 (inclusive), 1847-1889 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn James Freeman Clarke additional correspondence, 1787-1886. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Thursday Evening Club (Boston, Mass.). Thursday Evening Club records, 1846-1979; bulk: 1846-1976. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Thomas Wentworth Higginson correspondence, 1843-1911. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Harte, Bret, 1836-1902. Papers of Bret Harte [manuscript], 1868-1900. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Babcock, John C., b. 1836. John C. Babcock papers, 1855-1913. Library of Congress
creatorOf Revere, Paul Joseph, 1832-1863. Papers, 1849-1902. Library of Congress
referencedIn Harvard University Archives Photograph Collection: Portraits, ca. 1852-ca. 2004 Harvard University Archives.
referencedIn Palfrey family papers, 1713-1915. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Harvard University. Gray Herbarium. Administrative correspondence of the Gray Herbarium, 179?-1965 (inclusive), 1840-1955 (bulk) [microform]. Harvard University, Gray Herbarium
creatorOf Appleton, Nathan, 1843-1906. Scrapbooks, 1845-1895, bulk: 1859-1895. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn John L. (John Lawrence) LeConte papers, 1812-1897, 1812-1897 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Curry, J. L. M. (Jabez Lamar Monroe), 1825-1903. Papers of J. L. M. Curry, 1637-1939 (bulk 1866-1903). Library of Congress
referencedIn Boston (Mass.). City Council. City Council committees on the Army and Navy Monument records, 1866, 1870-1871, 1877. City of Boston Archives & Records Management Division
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Harvard College Class of 1855 photograph album, 1851-1905. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Whipple, John Adams, 1822-1891,. Members of the Harvard University Class of 1855 [photograph], 1853. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Museum of Comparative Zoology collection of portraits, 1850-1950 (bulk). Harvard University, Ernst Mayr Library of the Museum of Comparative Zoology
referencedIn James, William, 1842-1910. Letter of condolence from William James to Mrs. Theodore Lyman on the death of her husband, 1897 September 14. Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States Commandery of the State of Massachusetts Civil War collection, 1724-1933 (inclusive);, 1861-1912 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Notman Photograph Company (Boston, Mass.).,. Mugwump group [photographs], 1884-1886. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Lyman Family. Papers. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Lyman, Theodore, 1833-1897. Papers of Theodore Lyman, 1897-ca. 1909. Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn [Newton autographs]. Minuteman Library Network
referencedIn Hale Edward Everett, 1822-1909. Papers, 1750-1917. American Periodical Series I
referencedIn Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States Commandery of the State of Massachusetts Civil War collection, 1724-1933 (inclusive);, 1861-1912 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Autograph File, L, 1641-1976. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Lyman, Theodore, 1833-1897. Civil War officers carte de visite albums, [ca. 1861-1865]. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn William Warland Clapp correspondence, 1790-1891 (inclusive), 1840-1891 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Lyman, Theodore, 1833-1897. Letter, Waltham. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Lyman family. The Lyman family papers, 1785-1956 [microform]. HCL Technical Services, Harvard College Library
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn William B. Provine collection of evolutionary biology reprints, 20th century. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Lyman, Theodore, 1833-1897. Massachusetts Civil War dead picture album, ca. 1870-1880. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn George William Curtis additional correspondence, 1844-1891. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Scientists Collection, 1563-1973 American Philosophical Society
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associatedWith Appleton, Nathan, 1843-1906. person
correspondedWith Babcock, John C., b. 1836. person
correspondedWith Bird, F. W. (Francis William), 1809-1894 person
correspondedWith Brooks, Phillips, 1835-1893 person
associatedWith Cambridge Scientific Club. corporateBody
correspondedWith Century Company corporateBody
associatedWith Clapp, William Warland, 1826-1891 person
associatedWith Clarke, James Freeman, 1810-1888 person
associatedWith Curry, J. L. M. (Jabez Lamar Monroe), 1825-1903. person
correspondedWith Curtis, George William, 1824-1892 person
correspondedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 person
associatedWith Hale Edward Everett, 1822-1909. person
associatedWith Harte, Bret, 1836-1902. person
associatedWith Harvard University corporateBody
associatedWith Harvard University. Gray Herbarium. corporateBody
associatedWith Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology. corporateBody
associatedWith Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911 person
correspondedWith Howe, M. A. De Wolfe (Mark Antony De Wolfe), 1864-1960 person
associatedWith James, William, 1842-1910. person
associatedWith LeConte, John L., (John Lawrence), 1825-1883 person
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
associatedWith Lyman family. family
associatedWith Lyman Family. family
associatedWith Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States. Commandery of the State of Massachusetts, collector. corporateBody
correspondedWith Palfrey family. family
correspondedWith Provine, William B. person
associatedWith Revere, Paul Joseph, 1832-1863. person
associatedWith Sachs, Paul J., 1878-1965 person
correspondedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
associatedWith Thursday Evening Club (Boston, Mass.) corporateBody
associatedWith Whipple, John Adams, 1822-1891, person
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Birth 1833-08-23

Death 1897-09-09



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SNAC ID: 50278348