United States American Freedmen's Inquiry Commission records, 1862-1864.


United States American Freedmen's Inquiry Commission records, 1862-1864.

United States American Freedmen's Inquiry Commission records, 1862-1864.

Records compiled by Samuel Gridley Howe as a Commissioner of the American Freedmen's Inquiry Commission.

5 boxes (2.0 linear ft.)


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Joseph A. Cody of Kansas served as a private in the Frontier Guard and as U.S. Indian agent at the Upper Platte Agency in Nebraska Territory, May 14, 1861 - Apr. 14, 1862. As a member of the Frontier Guard, a volunteer company commanded by Gen. James H. Lane and composed of men from Kansas and Illinois, Cody, in the spring of 1861, protected Lincoln at the White House in the absence of regular troops. It is likely that Cody obtained his Indian agent appointment as a resu...

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Lucy Chase

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Central Lunatic Asylum.

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Anti-slavery Office.

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Enos, DeWitt C., Dr.

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Palmer, Joseph.

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Physician, reformer, and husband of Julia Ward Howe. From the description of Papers, 1868. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 46344998 Humanitarian crusader for many causes including Greek freedom, education for the disabled, prison reform, abolition, and black suffrage, Howe founded the Perkins School for the Blind and was the chairman of the Massachusetts Board of State Charities. When just out of the Harvard Medical School, he went to Greece as an army surgeon...

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Russell, Le Baron, d. 1889.

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Howe, George E.

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Fonerden, John.

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Société Cosmopolite pour la Fusion des Races Humaines.

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Buttolph, Horace A., b. 1815

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Butler, Isaac Ray.

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Rev. W. J. Kermott

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Bartlett, John R.

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Stanton, Edwin McMasters, 1814-1869

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American jurist and politician. From the description of Letter signed : "War Department," to William Pitt Fessenden, 1862 May 19. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270580939 U.S. secretary of war 1862-1868. From the description of Telegram (draft) : ms. : Washington, D.C., to Ulysses S. Grant, Appomattox C.H., Va., 1865 Apr. 9. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122380613 Secretary of War; Associate Justice of the Supreme Court. ...

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Schneck, W. S.

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Richardson, I. L.

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Retreat for the Insane at Hartford

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Carney, Thomas, 1824-1888

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Governor of Kansas. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Washington, to the Attorney-General [E.R. Hoar], 1869 Mar. 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270134338 Kansas governor, 1862-1864. From the description of Letters, 1863. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 28106826 Thomas A. Carney was born in Kenton, Ohio, 20 August, 1824, to James and Sarah Carney. Occupations included Ohio farmer, Ohio Merchant [...

Morton, James St. C. (James St. Clair), 1829-1864

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Owen, Robert Dale, 1801-1877

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Robert Owen was a socialist and philanthropist. From the guide to the Robert Owen correspondence, 1821-1858, 1821-1858, (American Philosophical Society) Social reformer, proprietor of a utopian society at New Harmony, Ind., and diplomat. From the description of Robert Dale Owen : miscellaneous papers, 1844-1870. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 49307173 American social reformer. From the description of Letter to William D...

Ranney, Moses H.

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Pomeroy, James M. (James Morgarum), 1836-1887

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J. G. Kennedy.

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Charles B. Wilder

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Hunt, E. K.

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Western Freedmen's Aid Commission

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Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Board of Missions for Freedmen

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Burge, John Henry Hobart, 1823-

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Bradley, Henry

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Brown, D. T.

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National Freedman's Relief Association

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Andersonville Prison, represented in the collection through its hospital records and registers, was located in southwest Georgia and operated for 15 months between 1864 and 1865. The site was used by the Confederate Army as a prisoner-of-war camp for captured Union soldiers. At the time of its closure, almost 13,000 Union soldiers had died at Andersonville. The records were collected by E. P. Hopkins, a captured soldier from Ohio who worked as a steward in the prison hospital. ...

Read, Philander?

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R. D. (Reuben Delevan) Mussey

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Chapman, George T.L.

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Hinton, Richard J. (Richard Josiah), 1830-1901

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Richard J. Hinton was born on November 26, 1830, in London, England. Hinton crossed the Atlantic in 1851 and took up residence in New York City. While there he learned the printer's trade and soon became a newspaper reporter for several different newspapers in that city, as well as in Boston. As a reporter he opposed the Fugitive Slave Law, became an anti-slavery advocate, and assisted in the organization of the Republican Party. In June 1856 Hinton set out with other free-state emigrants, reach...

Eaton, John, 1829-1906

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A New Hampshire native, Colonel Eaton was the General Superintendent of Freedmen for Mississippi, Arkansas, West Tennessee and Northern Louisiana from 1862 - 1865. Eaton served with the 9th Regiment Louisiana Infantry (African Descent) and recruited men for the 7th Regiment Louisiana Infantry (African Descent). From the description of John Eaton letter, 1864 Jan. 30. (Louisiana State University). WorldCat record id: 265753858 Union Army chaplain; Tennessee Superintendent of ...

E. W. Denny

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Olds, A. D.

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Redpath, James, 1833-1891

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Journalist, educator, and abolitionist. From the description of Papers of James Redpath, 1861 [microform] (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 173183825 From the description of Papers of James Redpath, 1861. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79455130 American journalist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, to Henry C. Bowen, 1871 Oct. 6. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270616506 James Redpath was a journalist and acti...

James McKaye

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Willard, S. D.

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Camp Buford

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Leigh, Charles C.

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Pollack, R. H.

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Hays, Isaac, 1796-1879

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Isaac Hays was an ophthamologist and medical publications editor. He was a surgeon at Will's Ophthalmic Hospital in Philadelphia (1834-1854) and was one of the first to study colorblindness and astigmatism. From the description of Papers, ca. 1820s-1879. (American Philosophical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 122523611 Isaac Hays (1796-1879, APS 1863) was an ophthamologist and medical publications editor. He was a surgeon at Will's Ophthalmic Hospital in P...

Bogert, S. V. K.

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Wool, John Ellis, 1784-1869

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Wool, a New York native, was a career U. S. army officer who began his service during the War of 1812, led victorious troops at the Battle of Buena Vista during the Mexican War, and commanded several departments in the eastern United States until he retired on August 1, 1863. From the description of Orders No. 302, May 28, 1847. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 301369825 John Ellis Wool (1784-1869) was an American military officer who fought in the...

Hills, R.

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Tyler, John E.

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James S. Mackie

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Tucker, John, 1719-1792

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E. Mouttet.

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Brown, Isaac G.

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State Asylum for Insane Criminals (Auburn, N.Y.)

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The State Asylum for Insane Criminals was the first institution in America for the the criminally insane, established in 1859 as the New York Asylum for Insane Convicts on the grounds of Auburn State Prison in Auburn, N.Y. In Apr. 1892, the institution relocated from Auburn to Matteawan (Fishkill). The following year it was renamed Matteawan State Hospital. From the description of New York State Asylum for Insane Criminals collection, 1878-1892. (New-York Historical Society Library)....

New England Loyal Publication Society

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The New England Loyal Publication Society was based in Boston, Mass. From the description of Broadside, 1864 October 31. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 49306709 ...

Brice, William H.

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Sidell, N? W.

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Mansfield, J. B.

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Palmer Litts

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Brigham Hall (Canandaigua, N.Y.)

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Watson, Peter H.

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Josephs, A. F.

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Scofield, H., Colonel.

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Fleming, Andrew

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Cotes, L. B.

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Binis?, William.

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American Freedmen's Friend Society.

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Cougdon?, James B.

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Barnes, J. S.

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Chiply, W. S.

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Woodbury, W.H.

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United States. American Freedmen's Inquiry Commission

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The American Freedmen's Inquiry Commission was established during the Civil War, after the enactment of the Emancipation Proclamation, to determine the condition of free slaves. The men appointed as Commissioners were: Samuel Gridley Howe, James McKaye (1805-1888), and Robert Dale Owen (1801-1877). Samuel Gridley Howe (1801-1876) was a doctor, educatior and activist. Along with his wife, Julia Ward Howe, he was a strong and vocal opponnent of slavery. From th...

Buchanan, J.W.

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Iowa Hospital for the Insane at Independence

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Bancroft, J. P.

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Comegys, C. G. (Cornelius George), 1816-1898

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McGann, J. B.

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Hilton, George L.

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Asylum for the Insane (Brattleboro, Vt.).

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Bloomingdale Asylum for the Insane

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Searle, George W.

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Maine Insane Hospital

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S. S. Jocelyn

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Merion, N.

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Aspinwall, J. W., Dr.

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Patterson, R. I.

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Barlow, Francis C. (Francis Channing), 1834-1896

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Fiske, Asa Severance, 1833-1925

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McKeene, Silas.

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Spickler, D. H., Dr.

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Porter, Isaac G. (Isaac Gleason), 1806-1892

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Northampton Lunatic Hospital.

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Cowgill, Thomas.

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Butler, S. W.

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J.B. Lippincott & Co.

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Boynton, Charles Brandon, 1806-1883

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Atkinson, Edward

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Epithet: Reverend Vice Chancellor of Cambridge University British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001083.0x000061 ...

S. G. (Samuel Gridley) Howe

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Curwen, John, 1821-1901

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Epithet: of Add MS 36045 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000987.0x00004b John Curwen (1816-1880) was an English congregational minister who made an impact on music education through his Tonic Sol-fa pedagogical method. Curwen learned to read music by using a book authored by Sarah Glover that presented her Norwich Sol-fa method for reading notated music. Curwen adapted Glover's method to create his...

Jarvis, George O. (George Ogelvie), 1795-1875

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Pennsylvania Hospital for the Insane

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Ballinger, R. H.

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Tolles, C. W.

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A. D. Adamidy.

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New Hampshire Asylum for the Insane

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Established by a private committee in 1839; incorporated by the state of New Hampshire and opened in 1842; became New Hampshire State Hospital in 1902 and later called New Hampshire Hospital. From the description of Records, 1839-1871. (New Hampshire Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 70963830 ...

Illinois State Hospital for the Insane.

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The Illinois State Hospital for the Insane was established (1847) and its first patient admitted at Jacksonville on November 3, 1851. As additional hospitals were established, the state was divided into districts with the Jacksonville facility, renamed the Illinois Central Hospital for the Insane assuming responsibility for central Illinois patients. When administrative control of all state charitable institutions transferred to the Board of Administration (1909), the hospital name changed to Ja...

Hoyt, George H. (George Henry), 1837-1877

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Knight, H. M

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Clark, John B.

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Yerrington, Jarnes M.W., d. 1893

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Peabody, Daniel.

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Jarvis, Edward, Dr.

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Pennsylvania. Office of the Secretary of the Commonwealth.

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M'Kim, J. Miller (James Miller), 1810-1874

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McCrea, Walter.

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McClure, Samuel T.

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Ohio Penitentiary (Columbus, Ohio)

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McFarland, A.

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Chapman, George T.L.

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Williams, J. M.

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United Presbyterian Church in the U.S.A. Board of Missions for Freedmen.

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At the conclusion of the Civil War in 1865, the General Assembly (PCUSA--Old School) appointed a Committee for Education of Freedmen, to establish churches and schools. At the 1870 reunion, this committee merged with the Freedmen's Department of the New School Committee of Home Missions; the new committee was named Committee of Missions for Freedmen. In 1883, the Freedmen's Committee was formally incorporated as the Board of Missions for Freedmen. The new board, like its predecessors, helped to ...

McDiarmid, George W.

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Nichols, D. B.

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Andrew, John A. (John Albion), 1818-1867

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Lawyer, founder of Free Soil Party in Massachusetts, governor of Massachusetts, 1861-1866. From the description of ALS, 1861 Oct. 19, New York, N.Y., to an unknown correspondent. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122524861 Prominent anti-slavery lawyer and Civil War governor of Massachusetts. From the description of Papers, 1772-1895, [microform]. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 25618330 Andrew was Governor of Massachusetts ...

Johnston, Charles E.

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Wilder, Charles B.

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Slifer, Eli.

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Wheeler, O. G.

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Rockwell, W. H.

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Griscom, John H. (John Hoskins), 1809-1874

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John Hoskins Griscom received his M.D. Degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine in 1832. Following graduation he was appointed Assistant Physician of the New York Dispensary, becoming physician in 1834. From 1836 to 1840 he held the position of Professor of Chemistry at the New York College of Pharmacy. In 1842 he became City Inspector holding that position until becoming the Visiting Physician of New York Hospital the following year. He also served as the General Agent of t...

Rockwood Lunatic Asylum.

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McLean Asylum for the Insane

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Jewell, Wilson, 1800-1867

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Kirkbride, Thomas Story, 1809-1883

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Mount Hope Institution (Baltimore, Md.)

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Wheeler, William Gordon, 1910-....

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Anderson, William

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Epithet: Lieutenant British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001029.0x000001 Epithet: of Berwick-upon-Tweed British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001029.0x000008 Epithet: Town Councillor of Montrose British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001029.0x00000a Epithet: o...

Camp Springdale

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Johnston, J.B.

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Litchfield, John Palmer.

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Worthington, J. H.

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Draper, A. G.

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Van Auden, Charles E.

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Eastern Lunatic Asylum (Va.)

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Wright, Sela G., 1816-1906

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Blatchford, Thomas W. (Thomas Windeatt), 1794-1866

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James, Horace, 1818-1875

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Horace James (1818-1875) was born in Medford, Mass. He graduated from Yale in 1840, and was installed as pastor of the Old South Church in Worcester, Mass., in 1853. From 1861 to 1864, he was chaplain of the 25th Regiment of Massachusetts Volunteers. In 1864, he was appointed a superintendent of freedmen in North Carolina. James returned to Massachusetts as pastor of a church in Lowell and as an associate editor of the _Congregationalist_. From the description of Correspondence, 1852...

Whitman, E. B. (Edmund Burke), 1812-1883

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Edmund Burke Whitman was born in East Bridgewater, Massachusetts, on October 18, 1812, the son of farmer Alfred Whitman, and his wife, Betsey Robbins. He left home at 15 and worked in an apothecary shop in Vermont; after taking several other short-term jobs in teaching and sales, he enrolled as a charity student at Phillips Exeter Academy and subsequently Harvard College. He received his A.B. degree from the latter in 1838, followed by his A.M. in 1841, and thereafter became headmas...

Booth, L. F.

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Balch, F. V. (Francis Vergnies), 1839-1898

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Gloucester, James N.

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Thomas Hill

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1st Alabama Infantry Colored Troops.

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Boston Lunatic Hospital

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Chapter 131 of the Acts of 1839 established the Boston Lunatic Hospital in the City of Boston. The hospital was built on First St. in South Boston in 1839, and placed under the supervision of the Board of Visitors of the Boston Lunatic Hospital. The Board of Visitors remained in control until 1857 when the Department of Public Institutions was established and control for all public institutions passed to the Board of Directors of Public Institutions. In 1892, the City purchased Pierce Farm on Wa...

Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874

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Massachusetts lawyer and U.S. Senator, 1851-1874. He was an ardent abolitionist who attacked the south in his "crime against Kansas" speech in 1856. Two days later he was assaulted in the Senate, receiving injuries that took him years to recover from. From the description of Letters, 1858-1869. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 55768315 Born in Boston, Mass., the U.S. statesman Charles Sumner studied law at Harvard and practiced law in his native ci...

Eliot, Thomas D. (Thomas Dawes), 1808-1870

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Chapin, J. B.

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United States. Department of State

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At the Dept. of State, Blake was Assistant Chief of Special Projects Division, in 1946; and Leland King was the Acting Chief of the Foreign Buildings Operations, in 1949. Theodor Eberstaller was the brother of Richard Eberstaller, the husband of Alma Mahler's half-sister Maria; Richard and Maria Eberstaller were both deceased at this point. From the description of Correspondence to Alma Mahler, 1946-1949. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155864672 Of...

Parker, B. F.

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Gray, John P. (John Purdue), 1825-1886

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Hurst, B. H.

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Pile, John A.

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A. C. Hamlin

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Gundry, Richard

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Stokes, William H.

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