Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903

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Brooks was an American author and journalist.

From the description of Letter, an envelope, and a newspaper clipping, 1894. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83593410

Noah Brooks was born 1830 Oct. 30 in Castine, Me., and died 1903 Aug. 16 in Pasadena, Calif. He worked in the newspaper business in various capacities and was a writer of children's books, along with historical and biographical works, including Tales of the Maine Coast.

From the description of Letter : Newark, N.J., to Roberts Brothers, 1894 March 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 49296170

Brooks was an American journalist and author.

From the description of ALS: Newark, New Jersey, to Mary Mapes Dodge, 1888 Feb. 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122529761

Brooks was an American journalist. He wrote books for young boys and a biography of his close friend Abraham Lincoln.

From the description of ALS: to Edmund Clarence Stedman, 1880 Jan 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122529922

American journalist, editor, and author of historical fiction for young people.

From the description of Letter: to Henry Morford, 1861 Nov. 6. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122632931

American journalist and writer.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [New York], to Gordon L. Ford, 1883 Apr. 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133515

Journalist and author.

From the description of Noah Brooks correspondence, 1898. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79451661

Merchant, Dixon, Illinois, 1855-1858; author and journalist; publisher, Daily Appeal, Marysville, California; correspondent, Sacremento Union; appointed naval officer of the Port of San Francisco; editor, Alta California, 1866-1871; staff member, New York Tribune, 1871-1876; editor, New York Times, 1876-1884; editor, Newark Daily Advertiser, 1884-1892.

From the description of Letter: The Times, New York, [N.Y.] to Mr. Jenkins, [no year] Jan. 2. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 27731652

From the description of Letters: Marysville, Cal[ifornia] to [Philip] Maxwell [Alexander, Dixon, Illinois], 1860 Feb. 22, April 3, June 5. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 27731606

From the description of Letters, 1886 Jan. 9 and [no year] March 19. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 27731634

From the description of Receipt, 1857 Jan. 30. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 27731603

From the description of Papers, 1855-1860. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 27731595

Merchant, Dixon, Illinois; author and journalist; publisher, Daily Appeal, Marysville, California; correspondent, Sacremento Union; appointed naval officer of the Port of San Francisco; editor, Alta California, 1866-1871; staff member, New York Tribune, 1871-1876; editor, New York Times, 1876-1884; editor, Newark Daily Advertiser, 1884-1892.

From the description of Letter: Lotos Club, [New York, N.Y.] to Seaver, 1878 May 15. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 27731644

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Marvin, Samuel W. Autograph collection, 1815-1917. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Anna E. Dickinson Papers, 1859-1951, (bulk 1859-1911) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Lang, Cecil Y. Cecil Lang papers and autograph collection [manuscript], 1866-1982. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Rosenstock autograph collection, 1800-1950 L. Tom Perry Special Collections20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
creatorOf Church, William Conant, 1836-1917. Papers, 1868-1907, bulk: 1902-1907. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Hay, John, 1838-1905. Correspondence, 1854-1914, "Breckinridge" to "Burt." Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Ward, Lydia Avery Coonley, 1845-1924. Autographs collected and letters received, A-N by Lydia Avery Coonley Ward, 1705, 1785, 1848, 1861-1922 (bulk 1861-1922). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903. Letter, an envelope, and a newspaper clipping, 1894. American Primers
creatorOf Ward, Lydia Avery Coonley, 1845-1924. Autographs collected and letters received by Lydia Avery Coonley Ward, 1705, 1785, 1848, 1861-1922 (bulk 1861-1922). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Noah Brooks letters, 1873 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Peterson, Russell, Mrs. Mrs. Russell Peterson collection. State Archive of Michigan
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903. Noah Brooks correspondence, 1898. Library of Congress
referencedIn Hale, Edward Everett, 1822-1909,. Autograph letters signed and initialled from Edward Everett Hale, Massachusetts and Rhode Island, to various people, 1857-1898. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn McPherson, Edward, 1830-1895. Papers of Edward McPherson, 1738-1936. Library of Congress
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903. Letter : Newark, N.J., to Roberts Brothers, 1894 March 1. Raymond H. Fogler Library
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903. Letter: Lotos Club, [New York, N.Y.] to Seaver, 1878 May 15. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903. Letters: Marysville, Cal[ifornia] to [Philip] Maxwell [Alexander, Dixon, Illinois], 1860 Feb. 22, April 3, June 5. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903. Letter: to Henry Morford, 1861 Nov. 6. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903. Papers, 1855-1860. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Henry, Anson G., 1804-1865. Papers, 1850-1866. Oregon Historical Society Research Library
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903. Letter: The Times, New York, [N.Y.] to Mr. Jenkins, [no year] Jan. 2. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Edward McPherson Papers, 1738-1936, (bulk 1860-1891) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Francis Whiting Hatch Noah Brooks collection, 1856-1950. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Newberry Library. Financial Agent. Records, 1892-1946. Newberry Library
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903. Autograph letter signed : [New York], to Gordon L. Ford, 1883 Apr. 19. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903,. Autograph letters signed from Noah Brooks to William Winter [manuscript], [1886?]-1895. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903. ALS: to Edmund Clarence Stedman, 1880 Jan 2. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903. ALS: Newark, New Jersey, to Mary Mapes Dodge, 1888 Feb. 13. Amherst College
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903. Autograph letter signed : Newark, to the editor of The Critic [Jeannette L. and Joseph B. Gilder], 1884 Aug. 20. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903. Letters, 1886 Jan. 9 and [no year] March 19. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903. Receipt, 1857 Jan. 30. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903,. Autograph letter signed from Noah Brooks, Newark, to William Winter [manuscript], 1891 May 23. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Randall, J. G. (James Garfield), 1881-1953,. [Collection of J.G. and Ruth Painter Randall books from the library of David Herbert Donald] 1890-1959. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
creatorOf Brooks, Noah, 1830-1903. Letters from Noah Brooks [manuscript], 1891. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Hatch, Francis Whiting, 1925-,. Francis Whiting Hatch Noah Brooks Collection, 1856-1950. Harvard University, Houghton Library
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associatedWith Alexander, Philip Maxwell, 1819-1898, person
associatedWith Aylesworth, Barton O. (Barton Orville), 1860-1933 person
associatedWith Aylesworth, Barton Orville, 1860-1931. person
associatedWith Church, William Conant, 1836-1917. person
correspondedWith Dickinson, Anna E. (Anna Elizabeth), 1842-1932 person
associatedWith Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905. person
associatedWith English, Thomas Dunn, 1819-1902, person
associatedWith Ford, Gordon Lester, 1823-1891, person
associatedWith Gilder, Jeannette L. (Jeannette Leonard), 1849-1916, person
associatedWith Gilder, Joseph Benson, 1858-1936, person
correspondedWith Hale, Edward Everett, 1822-1909, person
associatedWith Hatch, Francis Whiting, 1925-, person
associatedWith Hay, John, 1838-1905. person
correspondedWith Henry, Anson G., 1804-1865. person
associatedWith Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894. person
associatedWith Howell, George L., 1820-1893, person
associatedWith Howell, J. Wilson. person
associatedWith Lang, Cecil Y. person
associatedWith Marvin, Samuel W. person
correspondedWith McClure, S. S. (Samuel Sidney), 1857-1949 person
associatedWith McPherson, Edward, 1830-1895. person
associatedWith Miller, Dewitt, 1857-1911. person
associatedWith N. and J. G. Brooks (Dixon, Ill.) corporateBody
associatedWith Newberry Library. Financial Agent. corporateBody
associatedWith Roberts Brothers (Boston, Mass.) corporateBody
associatedWith Rosenstock, Fred A., b. 1895 person
associatedWith Smith, Roswell, 1829-1892, person
associatedWith Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908. person
associatedWith Upham, Sylvanus Kidder, b. 1811. person
associatedWith Ward, Lydia Avery Coonley, 1845-1924. person
correspondedWith Winter, William, 1836-1917 person
associatedWith Young, Robert, 1927-2008, person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Dixon (Ill.)
California
California
United States
Dixon (Ill.)
Dixon (Ill.)
San Francisco (Calif.)
Subject
Merchants
Authors, American--19th century--Correspondence
Indians of North America
Journalists--Correspondence
Overland journeys to the Pacific
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Birth 1830-10-24

Death 1903-08-16

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