Jackson, A.V. Williams (Abraham Valentine Williams), 1862-1937

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A. V. Williams Jackson was a professor of Indo-Iranian languages at Columbia University, 1895-1935.

From the description of A. V. Williams Jackson papers, 1889-1909 (inclusive). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702169317

A. V. Williams Jackson was born in New York City, on February 9, 1862. For the majority of his life, Jackson was associated with Columbia University. He received an A.B. there in 1883, an A.M. the following year, an L.H.D. the year after that, and in 1886, a Ph.D. Between 1895 and 1935, he was a professor of Indo-Iranian languages at Columbia. He was the author of many books and travelled extensively in the Near East and South Asia. A. V. Williams Jackson died on August 8, 1937.

From the guide to the A. V. Williams Jackson papers, 1889-1909, (Manuscripts and Archives)

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Columbiana Manuscripts, 1572-1986, [Bulk Dates: 1850-1920]. Columbia University. Columbia University Archives Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
referencedIn Turnbull, Edwin Litchfield, 1872-1927. Edwin Litchfield Turnbull papers 1881-1971. Johns Hopkins University, Sheridan Libraries and the Milton S. Eisenhower Library
referencedIn Brown, W. Norman (William Norman), 1892-1975. Papers, 1912-1975. University of Pennsylvania, Archives & Records Center
creatorOf Jackson, A. V. Williams (Abraham Valentine Williams), 1862-1937. A. V. Williams Jackson papers, 1889-1909 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Williams, S. Wells (Samuel Wells), 1812-1884. Samuel Wells Williams family papers, 1809-1983 (inclusive), 1809-1941 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Roberts Brothers (Boston, Mass.) Correspondence, 1882-1898, bulk 1838-1932. Columbia University. Rare Book an Manuscript Library
referencedIn Francis James Child papers, 1842-1925. Houghton Library
creatorOf American Oriental Society. Letters to Henry Charles Lea, 1898-1910. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Scientists Collection, 1563-1973 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Letters of scientists, 1655-1973. American Philosophical Society Library
creatorOf Jurgens, W. A. Language and languages, oriental, transliteration / collected by W.A. Jurgens. Cleveland Public Library, Main Library
referencedIn Williams, S. Wells (Samuel Wells), 1812-1884. Samuel Wells Williams family papers, 1824-1936 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Columbia University. University Archives. Columbiana Manuscripts, 1572-1986 [Bulk Dates: 1850-1920]. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Bilgirāmī, Sayyid ʻAlī. Letter : Cambridge, England, to A.V. Williams Jackson, New York, N.Y., 1907 July 3 Brown University, Brown University Library
creatorOf A. V. Williams Jackson papers, 1889-1909 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
creatorOf Jackson, A. V. Williams (Abraham Valentine Williams), 1862-1937. Correspondence to Daniel Garrison Brinton, 1895. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Samuel Wells Williams family papers, 1809-1983, 1809-1941 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
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Relation Name
associatedWith American Oriental Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Bilgirāmī, Sayyid ʻAlī. person
associatedWith Brown, W. Norman (William Norman), 1892-1975. person
correspondedWith Child, Francis James, 1825-1896 person
associatedWith Columbia University. University Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Jurgens, W. A. person
associatedWith Roberts Brothers (Boston, Mass.) corporateBody
associatedWith Turnbull, Edwin Litchfield, 1872-1927. person
associatedWith Williams, S. Wells (Samuel Wells), 1812-1884. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
India
Iran
Subject
Iranian languages
Avestan language
Linguistics
Sanskrit language
Occupation
Educators
Linguists
Activity

Person

Birth 1862-02-09

Death 1937-08-08

Americans

English

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