Prescott, Henry W. (Henry Washington), 1874-

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Prescott graduated from Harvard in 1895.

From the description of Elegiac, iambic, lyric poetry : [notes in a course on Greek poetry given by Dr. C. B. Gulick, c. 1891-1895] (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77074002

Epithet: Rear-Admiral; Governor of Newfoundland 1834; GCB 1869

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000614.0x00019c

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referencedIn Vol. XXVI (ff. 364). 26 Feb. -Aug. 1848.includes:ff. 24-228 passim Admiral Sir Sydney Colpoys Dacres, GCB: Letters to Adm. Sir C. Napier: 1847-1849.: Mostly signed.f.25 Lieutenant-Commander Charles Gray Rigge, RN: Letters to Adm. Sir C. Napier: ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. LXIV (ff. 388). 1 Jan. 1858-11 Oct. 1859.includes:ff. 3, 280 Captain John Shepherd, RN; Rear-Admiral 1858: Letters to Sir W. F. Martin: 1858-1860.ff. 7-340 passim Sir John Somerset Pakington, 1st Baronet; 1st Baron Hampton: Correspondence wi... British Library
referencedIn Roger Sherman (1721-1793) collection, 1749-1904 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Vol. LXVI (ff. 270). 13 Feb. 1860-19 Nov. 1862.includes:ff. 1, 9, 23 Admiral Sir Robert Spencer Robinson, KCB: Letters to Sir W. F. Martin: 1858-1860, n.d.f. 3 Sir George Hamilton Seymour, GCB; diplomatist: Letters to Sir W. F. Martin: 1850-1859,... British Library
referencedIn Vol. V (ff. 327). 1843-Mar. 1848.includes:ff. 1, 2 b Prince Clemens Wenzel Nepomuk Lothar von Metternich-Winneburg,; alias Metternich; Austrian statesman: Letters to Adm. Sir C. Napier: 1843, 1858.: Germ and Fr.: Copies.f. 3 Captain Charles Georg... British Library
referencedIn Vol.XXIV (ff.409). 26 Mar. 1832-24 Aug. 1847.includes:ff. 1, 3, 41, 55 Herbert Taylor, Lieutenant -General 1825; GCB 1834; Secretary to George III and William IV: Letters to Sir T. B. Martin: 1823-1832.ff. 4-9 b England; Parliament: Note by Sir T... British Library
referencedIn Vol. LXVIII (ff. 370). 25 Mar. 1870-11 Mar. 1895, n.d.Paymaster George Peter Martin, RN; Paymaster-in-Chief 1879: Letters to Sir W. F. Martin: 1864-1888.includes:f. 2 Sir William Eden, 4th Baronet of Maryland and 6th Baronet of West Auckland: Letter ... British Library
referencedIn Vol. Xll (ff, 462). 18 May 1847-3 May 1848.includes:f. 27 Vice-Admiral Sir Charles Adam, KCB; Lord of the Admiralty: Admiralty orders, etc., signed by: 1839-1847.ff. 27, 59 Rear-Admiral Lord John Hay, CB 1837: Commission and instructions signed b... British Library
referencedIn Vol. XXIII (ff. 335). 18 Nov. 1830-1 Mar. 1832.includes:ff. 1-3b, 90-92b, 114-116b William IV of England: Memoranda by Sir T. B. Martin of conversations with: 1830-1833.ff. 4-239 passim Admiral of the Fleet Sir Thomas Byam Martin: Correspondence ... British Library
creatorOf Prescott, Henry Washington, 1874-. Elegiac, iambic, lyric poetry : [notes in a course on Greek poetry given by Dr. C. B. Gulick, c. 1891-1895] Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Pease, Arthur Stanley, 1881-1964. Correspondence and compositions, 1870-1963 Houghton Library
referencedIn -Vol. XXV (ff. 395). 31 Jan. 1848-Oct. 1854.includes:ff. 5-201 passim Rear-Admiral James Whitley Dundas, formerly Deans; MP; GCB 1855: Correspondence with Sir T. B. Martin: 1846-1853.f. 9 John Walker: Letter to Sir T. B. Martin: 1848.ff. 11, 131... British Library
referencedIn Sherman, Roger, 1721-1793. Roger Sherman (1721-1793) collection, 1749-1904 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Vol. XII. (ff. 468). Pell-Ray.includes:ff. 1-6 Capt, Sir Watkin Owen Pell, RN: Biographical notes: 1844.ff. 7-9 Admiral Sir Fleetwood Broughton Reynolds Pellew: Biographical notes: 1845.f. 10 Comm. Richard Wilson Pelly, RN: Biographical notes: ... British Library
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associatedWith Gulick, Charles Burton, 1868-1962. person
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correspondedWith Pease, Arthur Stanley, 1881- person
associatedWith Sherman, Roger, 1721-1793. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Ionian Islands, Greece
Down, county of, Ireland
London, England
Cherbourg, France
Cyprus, Asia Minor
Cork, Ireland
Plymouth, Devon
River Tagus, Portugal
Kronstadt, Russia
United States of America
Isle of Man, England
Waterford, Ireland
Liverpool, Lancashire
Devonport, Devon
Portland, Dorset


Birth 1874

Death 1943



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