Randall, Henry Stephens, 1811-1876

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Henry Stephens Randall (1811-1876), educator and historian, author of Life of Thomas Jefferson (1858). Hugh Blair Grigsby (1806-1881), newspaper editor, man of letters, and Virginia historian.

From the description of Correspondence between Henry Stephens Randall and Hugh Blair Grigsby, 1856-1861. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 228736119

Agriculturalist, educator, politician, and writer. Author of numerous books and articles dealing with agricultural and educational subjects. In addition, he wrote the Life and times of Thomas Jefferson (1858). He held several political and governmental positions including Cortland County (N.Y.) Superintendent of Schools, 1843-1847 and New York Secretary of State, 1852-1853. His principle residence was near Cortland, N.Y.

From the description of Papers, 1836-1861. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122314956

Agriculturalist, educator, New York public official, and author.

From the description of Letter of Henry Stephens Randall, 1871. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79449475

Agriculturist and educator.

From the description of Henry Stephens Randall papers, 1845-1871. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63534519

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creatorOf Pace, Robert S.,. Papers of Robert S. Pace [manuscript], 1669-1993 (bulk 1830-1965). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Smithsonian Institution Libraries, Spec. Coll., Dibner Coll.. [Contact repository for more information].
referencedIn Simon Newton Dexter papers, 1785-1862. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Francis, John W. (John Wakefield), 1789-1861. Letter, 1853, Dec. 20 : New York City, to Mr. Randall. Duke University, Medical Center Library & Archives
creatorOf Trist, Nicholas Philip, 1800-1874. Four letters from Trist to F.P. Blair, Thomas J. Durant, John Y. Mason and Henry S. Randall [manuscript] 1834-1873. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Randall, Henry Stephens, 1811-1876. Henry Stephens Randall papers, 1845-1871. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Burns, Charles DeF.?. Letter to unidentified recipient, 1885 June 22. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Randall, Henry Stephens, 1811-1876. Letters, 1849, 1853, 1858. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
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
creatorOf Sargent, Epes, 1813-1880. Letter, 1853 Dec. 23, Boston, to Henry S. Randall, Albany, N.Y. University of Michigan
referencedIn Draper, Lyman Copeland, 1815-1891. Draper manuscripts: Mecklenburg declaration papers, 1775-1887. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
creatorOf Coles, Edward, 1786-1868. Coles papers, 1814-1857. William & Mary Libraries
referencedIn Wisconsin Historical Society. Henry S. Randall Letters.
creatorOf Randall, Henry S. Papers, 1836-1861. American Periodical Series I
creatorOf Macaulay, Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron, 1800-1859,. Scrapbooks of Margaret Randolph Taylor [manuscript] 1862-65. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Bayard, Richard H. (Richard Henry), 1796-1868,. Additional papers of the Randolph family of Edgehill, ca. 1784-1910, 1975. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Emerson family papers, 1699-1939. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Everett, Edward, 1794-1865. Letter : Boston, to Henry S. Randall, 1856 Sept. 19. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Thompson, John Reuben, 1823-1873. Letter to Henry Stevens Randall [manuscript] 1860 Feb. 7. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Jared Sparks collection of American manuscripts, 1582-1843. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Randall, Henry Stephens, 1811-1876. Letter of Henry Stephens Randall, 1871. Library of Congress
referencedIn Macauley, Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron, 1800-1859. Thomas B. Macauley letter. College of Charleston, Marlene and Nathan Addlestone Library
referencedIn Thomas Addis Emmet collection, 1483-1876, 1700-1800 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872. Letter to Henry Stephens Randall [manuscript] 1858 March 18. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Papers, 1872-1969. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
creatorOf Bankhead, Anne Cary Randolph, 1791-1826,. Correspondence of the Jefferson family [manuscript] 1789-1858. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Henry Stephens Randall papers, 1845-1871. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
creatorOf Washington, H. A. (Henry Augustine), 1820-1858. Henry A. Washington Papers, 1835-1859. William & Mary Libraries
referencedIn Thomas Babington Macaulay letters, 1857-1859 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Macaulay, Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron, 1800-1859. Thomas Babington Macaulay letters, 1857-1859. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Trist, Nicholas Philip, 1800-1874. Nicholas Philip Trist papers, 1795-1873 (bulk 1831-1848). Library of Congress
referencedIn Nicholas Philip Trist Papers, 1795-1873, (bulk 1831-1848) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. Letter : Concord, Mass., to Henry S. Randall, 1858 Mar. 26. Texas Christian University
creatorOf Macaulay, Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron, 1800-1859. Thomas Babington Macaulay letters and documents, 1839-1854. The California Digital Library
referencedIn Morrill, Justin S. (Justin Smith), 1810-1898. Justin S. Morrill papers, 1825-1923 (bulk 1854-1898). Library of Congress
referencedIn Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. Letter : Concord, Mass., to Henry S. Randall, 1858 Mar. 26. University of Chicago Library
referencedIn Geddes, George. George Geddes papers, 1831-1874. New York State Historical Documents
referencedIn Burns, Charles DeF. Letter to Charles F. Gunther [manuscript], 1885 June 22. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Breckinridge, James, 1763-1833. Papers of the Randolph and Nicholas families, 1777-1875. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Ward, John Henry Hobart, 1823-1903. Military officer correspondence, 1855-1889. Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library
referencedIn Jared Sparks collection of American manuscripts, 1582-1843. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Gibboney, Stuart G. (Stuart Gatewood), 1877-1944,. Genealogical data pertaining to the Hemings family of Monticello, 1961-1966. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Frederick M. Dearborn collection of military and political Americana, Part I: The Revolution and the Administration, 1669-1958. Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard
referencedIn Cockrell, Monroe F. (Monroe Fulkerson), b. 1884. Chronology of the life of Thomas Jefferson taken from Life of Thomas Jefferson by Henry Stephens Randall [manuscript], 1935 March 8. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Macaulay, Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron, 1800-1859. Typewritten copy of a letter : London, to H.S. Randall of New York, 1857 May 23. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Porter, William Trotter, 1809-1858. Letter to Henry Stephens Randall [manuscript] 1856 August 8. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Cockrell, Monroe F. (Monroe Fulkerson), b. 1884. Syllabus of Randall's "Life of Jefferson" [manuscript], 1935, 1947. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Burke, Martha Jefferson Trist, 1826-1915,. Papers of the Trist, Randolph, and Burke families [manuscript], 1721-1969 (bulk 1800-1861). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Randall, Henry Stephens, 1811-1876. Correspondence between Henry Stephens Randall and Hugh Blair Grigsby, 1856-1861. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Dexter, Simon Newton. Simon Newton Dexter papers, 1785-1862. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Justin S. Morrill Papers, 1825-1923, (bulk 1854-1898) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
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associatedWith Barnard, Henry, 1811-1900. person
associatedWith Barrande, Mr. person
associatedWith Burns, Charles DeF.? person
associatedWith Carpenter, F. B. (Francis Bicknell), 1830-1900. person
associatedWith Cockrell, Monroe F. (Monroe Fulkerson), b. 1884. person
associatedWith Coles, Edward, 1786-1868. person
associatedWith Dearborn, Frederick M. (Frederick Myers), b. 1876 person
associatedWith Dexter, Simon Newton. person
associatedWith Dix, John A. (John Adams), 1798-1879. person
associatedWith Draper, Lyman, 1815-1891. person
correspondedWith Emerson family. family
associatedWith Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. person
associatedWith Emmet, Thomas Addis person
associatedWith Emmons, Ebenezer, 1799-1863. person
associatedWith Everett, Edward, 1794-1865. person
associatedWith Ewbank, Thomas, 1792-1870. person
associatedWith Fisher, Alvan, 1792-1863. person
associatedWith Francis, John W. (John Wakefield), 1789-1861. person
associatedWith Gaylord, Willis, 1792-1844. person
associatedWith Geddes, George. person
associatedWith Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872. person
correspondedWith Grigsby, Hugh Blair, 1806-1881 person
associatedWith Hallett, Benjamin Franklin, 1797-1862. person
associatedWith Hall, James, 1811-1898. person
associatedWith Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878. person
associatedWith Henry Stephens, Randall 1811-1876. person
associatedWith Howe, E. W. (Edgar Watson), 1853-1937 person
associatedWith Jarvis, William, 1770-1859. person
associatedWith Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826. person
associatedWith Jewett, Charles Coffin person
associatedWith Lawrence, Abbott, 1792-1855. person
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
associatedWith Macaulay, Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron, 1800-1859. person
associatedWith Macauley, Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron, 1800-1859. person
associatedWith Mackenzie, Robert Shelton, 1809-1881. person
correspondedWith Morrill, Justin S. (Justin Smith), 1810-1898. person
associatedWith O'Callaghan, E. B. (Edmund Bailey), 1797-1880. person
associatedWith Pace, Robert S., person
associatedWith Parker, Ely Samuel, 1828-1895. person
associatedWith Porter, William Trotter, 1809-1858. person
associatedWith Putnam, George P. person
associatedWith Sargent, Epes, 1813-1880. person
associatedWith Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866 person
associatedWith Sprague, William Buell, 1795-1896. person
associatedWith Thompson, John Reuben, 1823-1873. person
correspondedWith Trist, Nicholas Philip, 1800-1874. person
associatedWith Tucker, George, 1775-1861. person
associatedWith Tucker, Luther, 1802-1873. person
associatedWith Washington, H. A. (Henry Augustine), 1820-1858. person
associatedWith Wayland, Francis, 1796-1865. person
associatedWith Williams, Thomas Scott, 1777-1861. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--Cortland County
New York (State)
Texas
New York (State)
United States
Virginia
New York (State)
Cortland (N.Y.)
Subject
Historians--Correspondence
Educational law and legislation
Smithsonian Library
Agriculture
Sheep industry
Smithsonian Publications
Education--Philosophy
Wool industry
Education
New York State Wool Growers Convention
Education--Standards
Occupation
Public officials--New York (State)
Authors
Agriculturists
Educators
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Birth 1811-05-03

Death 1876-08-14

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English

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