Janvier, Thomas A. (Thomas Allibone), 1849-1913

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Janvier was a prolific American journalist and author known for his fictionalized accounts of bohemian and middle-class life in 19th century New York City. He also wrote nonfiction on New York and other subjects.

From the guide to the Compositions, 1882-1912 and undated., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

American journalist and author.

From the description of Papers of Thomas Allibone Janvier, 1844-1929, bulk 1888- 1902. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 30793292

Thomas Allibone Janvier was born in Philadelphia. As an adult he traveled widely and used the countries he visited as backgrounds for his novels and many short stories and essays.

From the description of Thomas A. Janvier correspondence, 1889-1903. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 64190498

Thomas Allibone Janvier (1849-1913) was an American journalist and author; Catherine Ann Drinker Janvier (1841-1922) was a painter and author. They traveled extensively in Mexico, England and France and wrote guidebooks, fictional works and translations. While living in Provence, Thomas Janvier wrote several studies of the region and its people and Catherine Janvier translated works by Provencal authors. During their travels they collected manuscripts, pamphlets and other printed works related to Provence and Mexico (they donated many of these works to the New York Public Library).

From the guide to the Thomas Allibone and Catherine Ann Drinker Janvier papers, 1856-1908, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

Janvier was an American journalist and author.

From the description of Additonal papers, 1870-1912. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77849686

From the description of Compositions, 1882-1912 and undated. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 82316283

From the description of Papers, 1876-1909. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122563967

From the guide to the Additional papers, 1870-1912., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

From the guide to the Papers, 1876-1909., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

Thomas Allibone Janvier (1849-1913) was an American journalist and author; Catherine Ann Drinker Janvier (1841-1922) was a painter and author.

They traveled extensively in Mexico, England and France and wrote guidebooks, fictional works and translations. While living in Provence, Thomas Janvier wrote several studies of the region and its people and Catherine Janvier translated works by Provencal authors. During their travels they collected manuscripts, pamphlets and other printed works related to Provence and Mexico (they donated many of these works to the New York Public Library).

From the description of Thomas Allibone and Catherine Ann Drinker Janvier papers, 1856-1908. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122431590

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creatorOf Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. Papers of William Dean Howells [manuscript], 1866-1919. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Adolph Bandelier Letters, 1889-1892 Museum of New Mexico. Fray Angélico Chávez History Library.
referencedIn Merle De Vore Johnson papers, 1849-1935, 1926-1935 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Howells family papers, 1850-1954 (inclusive). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Janvier, Thomas A. (Thomas Allibone), 1849-1913. Additonal papers, 1870-1912. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn William Roscoe Thayer papers, 1762-1927 (inclusive), 1872-1921 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Thomas Allibone and Catherine Ann Drinker Janvier papers, 1856-1908 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Papers, 1876-1909. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Janvier, Thomas A. (Thomas Allibone), 1849-1913. Compositions, 1882-1912 and undated. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Janvier, Thomas A. (Thomas Allibone), 1849-1913. Papers of Thomas Allibone Janvier, 1844-1929, bulk 1888- 1902. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Heller, Eugenie M., 1868-1952. Eugenie M. Heller papers, 1878-1936. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Scheffauer, Herman George, 1878-1927. Herman George Scheffauer papers, 1895-1927. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Drinker, Henry, 1734-1809. Papers, 1747-1867. Historical Society of Pennsylvania
creatorOf Janvier, Thomas A. (Thomas Allibone), 1849-1913. Thomas Allibone and Catherine Ann Drinker Janvier papers, 1856-1908. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Bandelier, Adolph Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914. Adolph Bandelier letters, 1889-1892. Museum of New Mexico Library
creatorOf Janvier, Thomas A. (Thomas Allibone), 1849-1913. Letters : Hunter, N.Y., Tannersville, N.Y., and New York, to John Sartain, 1885 Oct. 17, 1891 Oct. 18, and 1892 June 28. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
referencedIn Joaquín García Icazbalceta papers, 1883-1894 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Janvier, Thomas A. (Thomas Allibone), 1849-1913. Letters : London and Philadelphia, to Emily Sartain, 1899 Dec. 20, and undated. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Heller, Eugenie M., 1868-1952. Eugenie M. Heller papers, 1890-1936, bulk (1917-1921). New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf García Icazbalceta, Joaquín, 1825-1894. Joaquín García Icazbalceta papers, 1883-1894. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Eugenie M. Heller papers, 1890-1936, 1917-1921 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Janvier, Thomas A. (Thomas Allibone), 1849-1913. Papers, 1876-1909. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Janvier, Thomas Allibone, 1849-1913. Thomas A. Janvier correspondence, 1889-1903. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Johnson, Rossiter, 1840-1931. Letters and autograph from Rossiter Johnson, 1877-1903. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Compositions, 1882-1912 and undated. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, E-K. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Additional papers, 1870-1912. Houghton Library.
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Place Name Admin Code Country
Mexico
Spain
Mexico
New York (N.Y.)
Provence (France)
Provence (France)
Spain
United States
New York (N.Y.)
Subject
Poets, Occitan
Authors, Occitan
Occitan literature
Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence
Publishers and publishing--19th century
Authors, American--19th century--Correspondence
American literature--19th century
American literature--20th century
Occupation
Artists
Journalists
Authors
Function

Person

Birth 1849-07-16

Death 1913-06-18

English,

French,

Spanish; Castilian

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