Hughes, George W. (George Wurtz), 1806-1870

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Charles Babbage was a mathematician and inventor.

From the guide to the Charles Babbage selected correspondence, 1827-1871, 1827-1871, (American Philosophical Society)

Epithet: American engineer

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000866.0x0003b8

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creatorOf Hughes, George W. (George Wurtz), 1806-1870. Reconnoissance near New Orleans : for military purposes / by George Wurtz Hughes, 1842 Sep 30. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Association for the Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations. New York Crystal Palace records, 1852-1854. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Garcia Ternel, M. Deposition against Mr. Wood, 1848 May 5. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Twiggs, David Emmanuel, 1790-1862. Letter : to Colonel G. W. Hughes / by David Emmanuel Twiggs, 1848 Jan 2. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Inventory of the Edward Everett Papers Ragan MSS 00128., 1846-1906 (bulk: 1846-1852) Cushing Memorial Library,
referencedIn Vol. XIV. (ff. 570). 1852-Sept. 1854.includes:ff. 1, 14, 21, 23, 29, 210, 244, 332, 560 Francis Offley Martin, Charity Commissioner (1837): Correspondence with C. Babbage: 1832-1864. ff. 2, 235, 409 James Maclaren, barrister: Letters to C. Babbage: ..., 1852-1854 British Library
creatorOf Charles Babbage selected correspondence, 1827-1871, 1827-1871 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Galloway, John, d. 1810. Galloway-Maxcy-Markoe families papers, 1654-1888 (bulk 1750-1860). Library of Congress
referencedIn Jalapa (Mexico). Ayuntamiento. Papers, 1847-1848. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Babbage, Charles, 1791-1871. Selected correspondence, 1827-1871. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Galloway-Maxcy-Markoe Families Papers, 1654-1888, (bulk 1750-1860) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn General Records of the Department of State. 1763 - 2002. Drawings to Accompany Report on the Alexandria Aqueduct. 1832 - 1856. Drawings Accompanying the Report of Captain Turnbull on the Survey and Construction of the Alexandria Aqueduct
referencedIn Butler, William Orlando, 1791-1880. Bird-Johnston collection, 1845-1848. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Scrapbook of clippings : New York and Massachusetts, 1815-1866. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn The New York Crystal Palace Records, 1840-1858 © 2011 New-York Historical Society
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associatedWith Abert, John James, 1788-1863. person
associatedWith Alexander, J. H. (John Henry), 1812-1867 person
associatedWith Association for the Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations. corporateBody
associatedWith Babbage, Charles, 1791-1871. person
associatedWith Bache, A. D., (Alexander Dallas), 1806-1867 person
associatedWith Biddle, Clement C., (Clement Cornell), 1784-1855 person
associatedWith Bowditch, Henry I., (Henry Ingersoll), 1808-1892 person
associatedWith Bowditch, Nathaniel, 1773-1838 person
associatedWith Channing, William Ellery, 1780-1842 person
associatedWith Everett, Edward person
associatedWith Everett, Edward, 1794-1865 person
associatedWith Featherstonhaugh, George William, 1780-1866 person
correspondedWith Galloway family family
associatedWith Garcia Ternel, M. person
associatedWith Gould, Benjamin Apthorp, 1824-1896 person
associatedWith Gray, Asa, 1810-1888 person
associatedWith Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878 person
associatedWith Howgate, Henry W. person
associatedWith Jalapa (Mexico). Ayuntamiento. corporateBody
associatedWith Loomis, Elias, 1811-1889 person
correspondedWith Markoe family family
associatedWith Maury, Matthew Fontaine, 1806-1873 person
correspondedWith Maxcy family family
associatedWith Pickering, John, 1777-1846 person
associatedWith Sedgwick, Theodore, 1811-1859 person
associatedWith Silliman, Benjamin, Jr., 1816-1885 person
associatedWith Silliman, Benjamin, Sr., 1779-1864 person
associatedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
associatedWith Twiggs, David Emmanuel, 1790-1862. person
associatedWith Vaughan, Daniel, ca. 1821-1879 person
associatedWith Vaughan, William, 1752-1850 person
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Fieldsville (La.)
Donaldsville (La.)
New Orleans (La.)
United States
Atachafalaya River
Barataria Bay (La.)
Lafourche River
Scientists--Great Britain
Soldiers--United States


Birth 1806-09-30

Death 1870-09-03




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