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The Boston Athenaeum was founded in 1807. Its present building on Beacon Hill, erected from 1847 to 1849, houses a library and an art collection.

From the description of Boston Athenaeum records, 1854-1855. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122557016

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creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Books borrowed, 1827-1872. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IIh, 1892-1896 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Correspondence, 1947 May - June. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Letter collection, 1808-1887. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Hilles, Susan Morse, 1905-. Transcript of oral history, 1986. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Westman, Barbara,. [Boston Athenaeum - third floor] [graphic] / Barbara Westman. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Richardson, Marilyn. Black Bostonians : three centuries of community and culture : typescript (photocopy), 1989 / by Marilyn Richardson, with Edward Clark. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Papers, 1839-2002 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
creatorOf McCleary, Oren. Parlor game, 1982. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Books borrowed, 1921-1960. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 26: Office Of The Secretary, Incoming Corres..
creatorOf Hazzard, Mary. Coming apart : a musical play in two acts : typescript (photocopy), 1992 / book by Mary Hazzard ; music by Betty Bond ; lyrics by Mary Hazzard and Betty Bond. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Dow, George Francis, 1868-1936. Papers, 1870-1937. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Clipping files, 1807- Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Manning, Mary. The saving pause, or, Reclaimed : a play in three acts / by Mary Maning. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Moore, Margaret S. Curatorial Office Records of Margaret S. Moore, 1987-1989. Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute, The Clark
referencedIn Subscribers to a bust of Harrison Gray Otis by Clevenger, ca. 1840. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Goodall, John S.,. A Christmas welcome to the Boston Athenaeum [graphic] / John S. Goodall. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Ward, Thomas W. (Thomas Wren), 1786-1858. Thomas Wren Ward papers, 1717-1943; 1778-1858. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Autograph letter signed : to Belle Greene, 1909 Dec. 17, 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Papers, 1832-1981 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
referencedIn Ticknor, George, 1791-1871. Letter, [n.d., Cambridge?], to George B. [P.?] Marsh, Hanover, Mass. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Tracts in the Boston Athenaeum found among the papers of Justice Story, 1831. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IIe, 1845-1865 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Scrapbooks on the career of Martin Lomasney, 1919. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Gray, Russell. Report on the rules of the Library Committee of the Boston Athenaeum 1885. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Sheldon, Sayre. Sentences / Sayre Sheldon. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Palfrey family papers, 1713-1915. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Jared Sparks collection of American manuscripts, 1582-1843. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Sprague, Isaac, 1782-1826. Correpondence with Hosea Sprague, 1809 Sept. 4-1812 Dec. 14. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Cappon, Lester Jesse, 1900-1981. Notes on manuscripts in the Boston Athenaeum. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Boston Athenaeum. Proprietors. Notices, 1895, 1897. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Subscribers to "The back woodsman" by Dexter, 1861 Feb. 26. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn McMahon, Mary. The Boston Athenaeum : an essay prepared for the English Department at Simmons College, 1924 Dec. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Bolton-Stanwood family. Papers, c. 1843-c. 1944. American Antiquarian Society
creatorOf Bush, Jeffrey. Pollyanna : a play with music / play and lyrics by Jeffrey Bush ; music by Loudon Wainwright III. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Lowell, Edward J. Photographs of sculpture. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Sandars, Edmund, 1876 or 7-1942,. Boston Athenaeum, 1925 (second floor) [graphic] / ETS [monogram]. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860. Manuscript, ca. 1860. J. Paul Getty Center, Arts Archives
referencedIn Smithsonian Archives. Ru 33: Office Of The Secretary, Outgoing Corres..
referencedIn Hyland, Christopher,. The Boston Athenaeum gentleman [graphic] / Christopher Hyland 04. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Boston Athenaeum. Cataloging Dept. Cutter classification scheme, 1897-1954. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Dall family papers, 1824-1911, 1942, 1824-1911 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Circulation records, 1907-1934. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Autograph File, B, ca.1500-1976. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Boston Athenaeum records, 1854-1855. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Receipt, 1865 Sept. 7. Texas Christian University
referencedIn Charles Deane collection, Deane, Charles collection, 1840-1909, 1848-1889 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Chiang, Yee, 1903-1977. Letters, 1953-1960. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Vanderlyn, John, 1775-1852. Letter : Paris, to Benjamin Perley Poore, 1845 Oct. 9. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Buckminster, J. S. (Joseph Stevens), 1784-1812. Papers, 1797-1812. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Catalogue, 1852. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Collection of photographs and papers on the work of J. Gregory Wiggins, 1934-1980. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Sandars, Edmund, 1876 or 7-1942,. Boston Athenaeum, first floor from the gallery [graphic]. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Papers, 1911-1944 (inclusive), 1929-1937 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Tudor, William, 1779-1830. Observations upon the state of our jurisprudence, or, A collection of a series of papers upon that subject : published originally in the Citoyen Francais / by a Farmer of P. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Leanna, Rob,. [10 1/2 Beacon Street] [graphic] / Leanna '02. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Fuller, Margaret, 1810-1850. Papers of Sarah Margaret Fuller Ossoli [manuscript] 1833-49. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Receipt, 1865 Sept. 7. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Thompson, Cephas, 1775-1856. Account book, 1826-1845. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Westman, Barbara,. [Boston Athenaeum - second floor] [graphic] / Barbara Westman. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Bylaws, 1808- Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Ad Athenaeum : [poem, in Latin]. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Davis, John, 1761-1847. Letters, 1811-1819. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Shaw, William Smith, 1778-1826. William S. Shaw Papers, 1806-1819. Peabody Essex Museum
referencedIn Arnold, Howard Payson, 1831-1910. Letters, 1904-1906. American Antiquarian Society
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Brooklyn Public Library. Records, 1865-1980. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Buttimer, Cornelius G. A catalogue of Irish manuscripts in the Boston Athenaeum / Cornelius G. Buttimer. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Bradford, Gamaliel, 1863-1932. Linda Frobisher Wildman memorial scrapbook, 1930. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Rules and regulations, 1815- Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Lowell, Edward J. Photographs of sculpture : indexes. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Speckled Band collection of Sherlockiana, 1932-1956. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn E. E. Cummings additional papers, 1870-1969. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Clarke, Anne L. (Anne Laura), 1787-1861. Letter from Anne L. Clarke to Frederick and Elizabeth Clarke, ca. 1825-ca. 1830. Historic Northampton Museum & Education Center
referencedIn Cutter, Charles A. (Charles Ammi), 1837-1903. Letters received, 1880-1883. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Rumford, Benjamin, Graf von, 1753-1814. Rumfordiana, 1775-[ongoing]. American Institute of Physics
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Institutional file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Scruple lists, 1922-. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Sargent, Daniel, 1890-1987. Papers, 1838-1986. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Righter, James V. (James Volney). Illustrated journal/sketchbook, 2004 Sept. 26-Nov. 4. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Poole, William Frederick, 1821-1894. Letter : Chicago, to Sarah K. Bolton, Cleveland, 1890 Oct. 24. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Southworth & Hawes,. View from the State House, looking North East [graphic]. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Boston Athenaeum. Fine Arts Dept. Catalogue of brass coins of the Roman Empire belonging to the Boston Athenaeum, 1839. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Papers, 1839-2004 (inclusive), 1895-1988 (bulk) Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
creatorOf Butcher, Agnes. Zenobia : a life of Margaret Fuller, 1982. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Sturgis, J. H. (John Hubbard), 1834-1888. Journal and cash book, 1867-1871. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Letter signed : Charles K. Bolton, librarian, to Pierpont Morgan, 1908. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Anthology Society. Anthology Society records, 1806-1808. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Hubbard, Alice Philena, 1879-1967. Papers, ca. 1945-1967. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Trumbull College manuscript collection, 1743-1830 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn John Jay Chapman additional papers, 1841-1940. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Curtis, George William, 1824-1892. Letters to John Sullivan Dwight, 1843-1890. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Accounts, 1857-1874. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Whitehill, Walter Muir, 1905-1978. Walter Muir Whitehill papers, 1941-1978. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Catalogue of medical library and receipts, 1826. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IIi, 1897 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Hopkins, John Henry, 1792-1868. Letter, 1835 May 4, Burlington, Vt., to Rev. S.B. Shaw, [Lanesborough, Mass.]. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Trumbull, John, 1756-1843. Letter, New York, to Daniel Wadsworth, Hartford, 1828 Sept. 28. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Trumbull College (Yale University). Trumbull College manuscript collection, 1743-1830. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Righter, James V. (James Volney). Illustrated journal/sketchbook, 1993 May 23-1994 March 5. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Amy Lowell correspondence, 1883-1927 (inclusive), 1910-1925 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Scrapbooks, 1898-1976. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Frazee, John, 1790-1852. Letters received, 1834-1838. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Maynard, Florence,. [Four photographic portraits of the fourth Earl of Camperdown] [graphic] / Florence Maynard. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Books borrowed, 1851-1856. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Boston Common political leaflets, 1967-1973, 1970-1973. University of Massachusetts at Boston, Healey Library
referencedIn Davis, John, 1761-1847. Papers, 1785-1843. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Williamson, William Landrum, 1920-. W.L. Williamson - William F. Poole research papers, 1865-1959. Newberry Library
referencedIn Bolton, Charles Knowles, 1867-1950. Papers, 1875-1950. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Papers of Daniel Robbins and Seymour Slive, (inclusive), (bulk), 1959-2003, 1971-1982 Harvard Art Museum Archives, Harvard University
referencedIn Trumbull College (Yale University). Trumbull College manuscript collection, 1743-1830. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Bradbury, S. L. A. (Sophia Louise Appleton). Index of principal papers of the Boston Athenaeum in bundles of letters and reports in the safe, 1903 / prepared by Mrs. L.A. Bradbury. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Hilles, Susan Morse, 1905-. Papers, 1839-1995 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Whitehill, Walter Muir, 1905-1978. Letters to Michael G. Kammen, 1967-1983. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Adams, Charles Francis, 1807-1886. Acknowledgment : to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 1877 Dec. 12. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Massachusetts Scientific Library Association. Record of the proceedings of the Massachusetts Scientific Library Association : proprietors of the third social library in the city of Boston, 1826 Jan. 6-1827 March 17. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Boi. Boston Athenaeum, Boston, 1900 [graphic] / Boi. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Bolton, Charles Knowles, 1867-1950. Letters and manuscript, 1891-1941. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Catalogue, 1828. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Boston Athenaeum. Examining committee. Lists of missing books, 1882-1891. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Eliot, Samuel, 1821-1898. Letters, [1874?]. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Howe, M. A. De Wolfe (Mark Antony De Wolfe), 1864-1960. Papers, 1911-1944 (inclusive), 1929-1937 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Pearlman, Jonathan. A computerized index of the drawings of George M. Dexter : a demonstration project for the Fine Arts Department of the Boston Athenaeum, Jack Jackson, ass't., Art Dept. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Allston, Washington, 1779-1843. An indenture tripartite..., 1827 May 9. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Crandall, Marjorie. Collation of the copy of the Atlantic neptune owned by the Boston Athenaeum copy / ca. 1945. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Archives of the Boston Athenaeum, 1791- Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Roden, Carl B. (Carl Bismarck), 1871-1956. Carl B. Roden - William F. Poole research papers, 1852-1956. Newberry Library
creatorOf Lang, V. R., 1924-1956. Fire exit : vaudeville for Eurydice / V.R. Lang. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Boston Athenaeum. Printed materials, 1815-1935. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Borden, W. A. The roll of the Battel of Abbay [manuscript], 1884. Boston Athenaeum
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