Eggleston, George Cary, 1839-1911

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American author and brother of Edward Eggleston.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to an unidentified man, 1873 June 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 589323809

George Cary Eggleston was born in Indiana, educated locally, and at age 16 began teaching school. He inherited property in Virginia, moved there, studied law, and served in the Confederate Army. After the Civil War, he moved to New York, was a reporter for the Brooklyn daily union, editor for Hearth and home, literary editor for the New York evening post, literary adviser to Harper's, and editorial writer for the New York world. He was the author of many novels and books for boys.

From the description of Three girls, between 1880 and 1911? (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 106483638

American author, editor, and lawyer.

From the description of Papers of George Cary Eggleston, 1874-1906. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 54077108

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Eggleston, George Cary, 1839-1911. Papers of George Cary Eggleston, 1874-1906. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Eggleston, George Cary, 1839-1911. Autograph letter signed : New York, to an unidentified man, 1873 June 27. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Eggleston, George Cary, 1839-1911. Three girls, between 1880 and 1911? Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Don Carlos Seitz papers, 1882-1934 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Alden, Henry Mills, 1836-1919. American and English literary and historical papers collected by Atcheson L. Hench [manuscript] 1782-1944. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn George Cary Eggleston Collection, 1901-1902 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn Cooke, John Esten, 1830-1886. Papers, 1840-1896. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Howells family papers, 1850-1954 (inclusive). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Weston, Inez A. Eggleston, 1859-. Historical data record : Eggleston family, 1932. Boulder Public Library
referencedIn Louisa May Alcott papers, 1849-1931. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Seitz, Don Carlos, 1862-1935. Don Carlos Seitz papers, 1882-1934. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn George W. Eggleston biographical sketch, 1898. Boulder Public Library
referencedIn Edward Eggleston papers, 1804-1939. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Howells-Fréchette family. Howells-Fréchette family papers, 1844-1934. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
creatorOf Lloyd, John Uri, 1849-1936. Papers. Lloyd Library & Museum, Lloyd Library
referencedIn George Cary Eggleston Collection, 1874-1904 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn Eggleston, George Craig. Letters to Miss Mary Ann Guy concerning George Cary Eggleston, author of Rebel's Recollections [manuscript] 15 and 16 July 1943. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn George Cary Eggleston Collection, 1902 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
creatorOf Eggleston, George Cary, 1839-1911. Papers of George Cary Eggleston [manuscript] 1895-1903. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Eggleston, George Cary, 1839-1911. "Recollections of a varied life" [manuscript]. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Eggleston, Edward, 1837-1902. [Letters], 1868-1960. Indiana State Library - ISL
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company reader reports on manuscripts submitted for publication, 1882-1931. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Eggleston, George Cary, 1839-1911. Letter, 1899 Aug. 15, New York, N.Y., to Harold Goddard Rugg, Proctorsville, Vt. / George Cary Eggleston. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Hench, Atcheson Laughlin, 1891-1974. Notes, clippings, and correspondence [manuscript] 1889-1974. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Eggleston, George Cary, 1839-1911,. Autograph letter signed from George Cary Eggleston, New York, to Augustin Daly [manuscript], 1888 December 20. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn George Cary Eggleston Collection, 1881 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn Rogers Memorial Collection: Papers of James R. Osgood and A. V. S. Anthony, 1853-1912. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Eggleston, Edward, 1837-1902. Papers, 1855-1903. Washington State University, Holland and Terrell Libraries
creatorOf Hench, Atcheson Laughlin, 1891-1974,. Letters chiefly of prominent literary figures [manuscript] 1868-1903. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Harrison, Elizabeth Stuart Letcher, d. 1914. List of books presented by Southern writers to the Poe Alcove, 1900 June 1. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Charles Eliot Norton papers, ca.1845-1908. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Eggleston, Edward, 1837-1902. Edward Eggleston papers, 1804-1939. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Eggleston, George Cary, 1839-1911. Letter to Richard Watson Gilder [manuscript], 1886 February 18. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Eggleston, George Cary, 1839-1911. [Letters], 1885. Indiana State Library - ISL
referencedIn George Cary Eggleston Collection, 1876-1906 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
creatorOf Donald, David Herbert, 1920-2009,. [Collection of books from the library of David Herbert Donald] 1860-2007. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
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associatedWith Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888, person
associatedWith Allen, H. C., person
associatedWith Booth, Mary L. (Mary Louise), 1831-1889, person
correspondedWith Century Company corporateBody
associatedWith Cobb, John N. (John Nathan), 1868-1930, person
associatedWith Cooke, John Esten, 1830-1886. person
correspondedWith Daly, Augustin, 1838-1899 person
associatedWith Dayton, C. W., fl. 1895,erecipient. person
correspondedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 person
associatedWith Edward, Eggleston 1837-1902. person
associatedWith Eggleston, Edward, 1837-1902. person
associatedWith Eggleston, George Craig. person
associatedWith Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909 person
associatedWith Hench, Atcheson Laughlin, 1891-1974, person
associatedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Howells-Fréchette family. family
associatedWith Hunt, Theodore W. (Theodore Whitefield), 1844-1930. person
associatedWith Ingersoll, Ernest, 1852-1946, person
associatedWith James R. Osgood and Company, corporateBody
associatedWith Johnson, Robert Underwood, 1853-1937, person
associatedWith Lloyd, John Uri, 1849-1936. person
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
associatedWith Markham, Edwin, 1852-1940 person
associatedWith McCrindle, Joseph F., person
associatedWith Miller, Olive Thorne, 1831-1918, person
associatedWith Munro, David Alexander, d. 1910, person
associatedWith Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908 person
associatedWith Pond, James B. (James Burton), 1838-1903, person
associatedWith Preston, Margaret Junkin. person
associatedWith Raymond, Rossiter W. (Rossiter Worthington), 1840-1918. person
associatedWith Rogers, Henry Munroe, 1839-1937 person
associatedWith Rugg, Harold Goddard, 1883-1957. person
associatedWith Seitz, Don Carlos, 1862-1935. person
associatedWith Seitz, Mr, person
associatedWith Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908, person
associatedWith Strickland, E. F., fl. 1882, person
associatedWith Washington and Lee University. corporateBody
associatedWith Weidemeyer, J. W. (John William), 1819-1896, person
associatedWith Weston, Inez A. Eggleston, 1859- person
associatedWith Winward, Carolyn Melissa, fl. 1904, person
associatedWith Young, William Wallace, 1845-1920, person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Vevay (Ind.)
Virginia
Lexington (Va.)
United States
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Authors and publishers
Male authors, American--19th century
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Birth 1839-11-26

Death 1911-04-14

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