Letters from various correspondents, 1819-1889..


Letters from various correspondents, 1819-1889..

Letters from various correspondents, 1819-1889..

Letters to Bostonjournalist and author William Warland Clapp.

2 boxes (1 linear ft.)

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Morton, Edward C

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Chamberlin, Lowell A.

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Claxton, S

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Heard, John T. (John Thaddeus), 1840-1927

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Kurtz, Benjamin, 1795-1865

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Slack, Charles W.

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Thomas Coffin Amory, son of Thomas and Elizabeth (Coffin) Amory, was born in Boston in 1767. He married Hannah Rowe Linzee in 1785. Following the family tradition, he became a merchant in Boston. In the course of his business, he bought and sold all types of products and acted as an exporter, wholesaler, importer and retailer, depending on what his associates wished of him. Amory frequently sold his own products as well as on consignment for standard commercial rates. In addition to the above ac...

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Lord, C P

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Browne, A G

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Brown, N.

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Otis, James F.

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Russian Squadron in Boston, 1864.

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Chivers, T. H. (Thomas Holley), 1809-1858

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Wood, Annie I.

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Burbank, R I

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Upton, George P. (George Putnam), 1834-1919

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Dean, Edwin

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Fowle, George.

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Peabody, Charles Henry, 1810-1892

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Gilmore, P. S. (Patrick Sarsfield), 1829-1892

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Irish-born bandmaster, impresario and composer. From the description of Autograph card signed : Boston, Coliseum, 1872 June 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270907030 Patrick S. Gilmore (1829-1892) was an American bandleader before the time of John Philip Sousa. His career highlights include leading the regimental band for the 24th Massachusetts Infantry during the Civil War, founding Gilbert and Wright: a musical instrument manufacturer, and organizing concerts of an enor...

Bosson, Charles P. (Charles Palfray)

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Jones, Edward F.

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William E. Abbot

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Stodder, Louis N.

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Utley, Jacob

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Gordon, George H. (George Henry), 1825?-1886

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Brinley, Francis, 1800-1889

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Freeman, Edward Augustus, 1823-1892

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Robert Codman.

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Peirce, Ebenezer Weaver, 1822-1903

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B. P. Shillaber

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Le Vert, Octavia (Walton) 1810? -1877

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French, Jonas H. (Jonas Hanod)

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Dawes, Henry L. (Henry Laurens), 1816-1903

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McCarthy, W H

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Francis Parkman

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Dexter, C A

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Bartol, C. A. (Cyrus Augustus), 1813-1900

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Lippard, George, 1822-1854

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George Lippard founded the Brotherhood of the Union in 1844. From the description of Notebook. (Historical Society of Pennsylvania). WorldCat record id: 122609680 George Lippard (1822-1854), novelist, essayist, lecturer, and founder of the Union of the Brotherhood, was born in West Nantmeal, Pa., and raised in Philadelphia, Pa. Lippard attended Classical Academy in Rhinebeck, N.Y., until he chose to give up his studies for a career as a writer on the staff of a Philadelphia ...

Dall, William J.

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Tilton, William Stowell, 1828-1889

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Governor Andrew

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Boston Light Infantry, Armory of the

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Dix, J B

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Mann, James

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Otis, E Henderson

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Clapp, William Warland, 1826-1891

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Clapp was a journalist and author. He was editor of the Boston Saturday Evening Gazette (1847-1865) and editor of the Boston Journal (1865-1891). From the description of Letters from various correspondents, 1819-1889. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122297595 From the description of Wiliam Warland Clapp diaries and correspondence, 1822-1891. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612366405 From the guide to the Letters from various correspondents, 1819-...

F. W. Lincoln

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Delille, Henry A.

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Wyman, John C.

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Davis, J C B

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Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911

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Higginson, born in Cambridge, Massachusetts to Stephen Higginson and Louisa (Storrow) Higginson, graduated from Harvard Divinity School in 1847 and became a pastor first in Newburyport and then in Worcester, Massachusetts. He was actively involved in the abolitionist movement and served as colonel of the first regiment of African Americans in the Civil War. After the war, Higginson published biographies, essays, poetry, and histories, including Army life in a black regiment. From the...

A. E. Belknap

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Winter, William, 1836-1917

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American drama critic. From the description of Autograph letter signed, dated : Tompkinsville (Staten Island, N.Y.), 17 April 1886, to Mrs. Tracy, 1886 Apr. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270679284 Massachusetts native William Winter graduated from Harvard law school, but began his career as a journalist. He wrote for numerous journals before securing a position as drama critic at the New York Tribune. In addition to being one of the most influential critics of his day, ...

Clarke, Thomas, fl. 1830-1872

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Greene, Nathaniel, 1797-1877

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Burgess, Dyer

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Pritcher, Harrison

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Reynolds, John, 1789-1865.

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Couch, Darius Nash, 1822-1897.

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American army officer. From the description of Autograph telegram signed : [n.p.], to Lt. Col. Walker, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270535900 ...

Howe, Frank E.

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Hepworth, George H. (George Hughes), 1833-1902

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Stanwood, Jacob

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Lippincott, Sarah Jane (Clarke) 1823-1904

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Chandler, Peleg W. (Peleg Whitman), 1816-1889

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Boston lawyer and politican. From the description of Letters received, 1866-1874. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 39273758 Lawyer, Journalist, and legislator, of Massachusetts; Boston city solicitor (1846-1853); served in Massachusetts House of Representatives (1844-1846, 1862-1863); and on Governor's Council (1850); b. in New Gloucester, Me. From the description of Correspondence, 1845-1880. (Rutherford B Hayes Presidential Center). WorldCat record id: 5...

Bird, F. W. (Francis William), 1809-1894

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Republican politician and anti-slavery advocate, also known as the "Sage of Walpole." From the description of Letters, 1848-1868 and undated. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 16067551 From the description of Letters, 1848-1868 and undated. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 154270246 Bird was an antislavery leader, state legislator, and paper manufacturer of East Walpole, Mass. From the description of Francis William Bird papers...

Harris, Daniel Lester, 1818-1879

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Engineer, legislator, and mayor, of Springfield, Mass. From the description of Letters, etc., regarding the Troy and Greenfield Railroad Company, 1860 Feb. (State Library of Massachusetts). WorldCat record id: 70967756 ...

Tucker, Joseph H.

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Casey, Thomas, Execution of

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Belknap, A. E.

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Andrews, Sidney, 1835-1880

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Pierpont, James, -1938

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Sargent, Epes, 1813-1880

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American journalist and poet. From the description of Autograph letters signed (6) : Boston, to Messrs. Harper, 1878 Jan. 11-Mar. 11. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270634718 From the description of An adventure in Cuba : autograph manuscript signed : short story : [n.p., n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870138 American journalist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, to George Roberts of the "Times" in Boston, 1852 Mar. 31. ...

Pierce, James H.

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Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884

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Wendell Phillips (born November 29, 1811, Boston, Massachusetts – died February 2, 1884, Boston, Massachusetts), orator and reformer, was one of the leaders of the abolitionist movement in Boston, Massachusetts, wrote frequently for William Lloyd Garrison's Liberator, and eventually became president of the American Anti-Slavery Society. He contributed much to the cause through inflammatory speeches favoring the division of the Union and opposing the acquisition of Texas and the war with Mexico. ...

Bradbury, James W.

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Lloyd, Leo L.

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Everett, Edward, 1794-1865

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U.S. senator and representative, from Massachusetts; president of Harvard (1846-1849); Secretary of State (1852-1853). From the description of Autograph letter signed from Edward Everett to R.M.T. Hunter, 1853 Feb. 25. (Maine Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 123410779 American educator and statesman. From the description of ALsS : to Gulian C. Verplanck, 1830-1857. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 86156129 Everett was...

Newell, R. H. (Robert Henry), 1836-1901

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Judson, Walter H

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Baxter, F. J.

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Atherton, Charles H.

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Richards, C A

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Duffy, Bernard, 1882-

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Poore, Benjamin Perley, 1820-1887

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Journalist and author. From the description of Ben Perley Poore commonplace book, 1837-1940. (Historical Society of Washington, Dc). WorldCat record id: 70949739 Author and editor. From the description of Letters of Benjamin Perley Poore, 1852-1853. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79449406 Benjamin Perley Poore (1820-1887) was a newspaper correspondent, editor, and author who lived and worked mainly in Washington, D.C. He was born and raised on "Indian Hi...

Hovey, William Alfred (1841-1906).

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Rhoades, Charles W. C.

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Batchelder, N. Walter.

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Shillaber, Annie M.

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Mackenzie, R. Shelton (Robert Shelton), 1809-1880

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Irish author, editor of the Liverpool journal. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Liverpool, to William D. Gallagher, editor of the Western Literary Journal, Cincinnati, 1836 Oct. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270606344 American author. From the description of Papers of R. Shelton MacKenzie [manuscript], 1863 January 15 & n.d. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647814342 ...

Clapp, William Warland, 1783-1866

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Fellows, J F

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Guild, Curtis, 1827-1911

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Poor, A. B.

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Washington Co.

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Clark, John

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Head, Charlotte C.

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Edwards, B. F.

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Cowdin, Robert, 1806? -1874

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Bartlett, W. F.

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Winsor, Justin, 1831-1897

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Historian, cartographer, and librarian of the Boston Public Library. From the description of Letter : Cambridge, Mass., to Henry Harrisse, Paris, France, 1891 Oct. 10. (Newberry Library). WorldCat record id: 40998446 Winsor graduated from Harvard in 1853 and was a librarian at Harvard and at the Boston Public Library. From the description of Papers of Justin Winsor, 1847-1897 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76972933 Winsor was libr...

Jarvis, Thomas Jordan, 1836-1915

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Bradlee, C. D. (Caleb Davis), 1831-1897

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Hill, Frederic Stanhope, 1829-1913

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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 ...

Rice, Alexander Hamilton, 1818-1895

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Ashley, James Mitchell, 1824-1896

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James M. Ashley was born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, on November 24, 1824, the son of John C. and Mary (Kirkpatrick) Ashley. When James was 2 the family moved to Portsmouth, Ohio, where his father was a circuit preacher. At age 16 James left home to work on an Ohio River steamboat. In 1849 he was admitted to the Ohio bar. He was an ardent abolitionist and served as a delegate to the 1856 Republican National Convention and was elected to Congress in 1858. In 1869 he was appointed Governor of Mon...

Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss, 1816-1894

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Born in Waltham, Mass., Nathaniel Prentiss Banks worked as a child laborer in a cotton mill and as a mechanic before studying law. He served in the Massachusetts State House of Representatives and was elected to the U.S. Congress as a Democrat in 1853. Reelected as a Republican in 1856, Banks resigned his seat in 1857 and served as governor of Massachusetts from 1858-1861. In the Civil War he was given command in the Department of the Shenandoah, where he was defeated by Stonewall Jackson at Fro...

Upton, Daniel P.

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Parks, John E.

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Ripley, George, 1802-1880

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American editor and critic. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, to Thomas Carlyle, 1835 June 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270655148 From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : "Office of the N.Y. Tribune," to the Reverend Dr. [William Buell] Sprague, 1858 Dec. 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270872170 From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to the Rev. H.D. Mayo, 1862 Sept. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record i...

Benjamin, Park, 1809-1864

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American journalist and poet; father of Park Benjamin, 1849-1922. From the guide to the Park Benjamin letters and miscellany, 1841, 1847, 1848, 1877, undated, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.) Editor and poet. From the description of Park Benjamin poem, 1850. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79450619 American editor and poet. From the description of To an old friend : autograph poem signed : [n.p., n.d.]. (Unknow...

Daniel Webster

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Shillaber, B. P. (Benjamin Penhallow), 1814-1890

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Author, of Portsmouth, N.H.; also wrote under names Mrs. Partington and Ruth Partington. From the description of Letter, 1853 Nov. 22. (Portsmouth Athenaeum Library & Museum). WorldCat record id: 70961170 American humorist. From the description of Papers of B. P. Shillaber [manuscript], 1856-1890. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647846046 From the description of To J.T. Fields : autograph poem signed and accompanying autograph letter si...

Chickering, Thomas E., 1824-1871

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Clarke, Mary Cowden, 1809-1898

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Mary Cowden Clarke was a British author and actress and one of the first significant female Shakespearean editors. Her family were intimates of Keats, Dickens, Fielding, and the Lambs. Working with her husband, Charles Cowden Clarke, and on her own, she compiled an impressive body of work including the major Shakespearean concordance of her day. From the description of Mary Cowden Clarke letters and poem, 1872-1882. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 49848...

Prescott, George Harrison

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Adams, A.A.

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Loring, Charles G. (Charles Greely), 1794-1867

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This marine insurance case was initially heard in March 1848 by Judge Samuel S. Wilde, Supreme Judicial Court of Massachusetts, and was argued before the full court in March 1849. The final opinion was issued in 1851. (Cf. 78 Mass. 603) Charles G. Loring and Caleb W. Loring were attorneys for the plaintiffs. From the description of Notes on the case of Eliphalet Baker & others vs. Manufacturers' Insurance Company, ca. 1849. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 237334...

Mathews, Cornelius, 1817-1889

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Author. From the description of Letter of Cornelius Mathews, no year Jan. 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79454393 American author and editor. From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to Rufus W. Griswold, 1841 Nov. 20. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270637257 From the description of Papers of Cornelius Mathews, 1841-1888. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 32136446 ...

Palmer, John Williamson, 1825-1906

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American author. From the description of Papers of John Williamson Palmer, 1856-1903. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 31448315 ...

Lewis, Samuel, ?-1865

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Samuel Lewis owned the Fair Store, a dry goods business in Montpelier, Idaho. He sold it to his daughter, Lillie, when he and Flora Gesas moved to Chicago, Illinois. From the guide to the Fair Store records, 1923-1964, (Utah State University.) ...

Winthrop, Robert C. (Robert Charles), 1809-1894

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Robert Charles Winthrop (1809-1894), of Boston, Mass., was a U.S. Representative, 1840-1850, Speaker of the House, 1847-1849, and U.S. Senator, 1850-1851. He was a descendant of Gov. John Winthrop (1587-1649) and an attorney, lecturer, and president of the Massachusetts Historical Society. From the description of Letters, 1843-1885. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 207181863 James Barron Hope was born 23 March 1829 in Norfolk, Virginia. He was the grandson of James Barron and ...

Brig. Gen. R. A. Peirce

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Davis, Timothy, 1821-

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Clarke, F. W.

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Schouler, William, 1814-1872

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Adjutant General of Massachusetts during the Civil War. Also served in both branches of the Massachusetts legislature. From the description of Letter, July 10, 1862. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 54682238 Journalist, historian, and public official of Massachusetts. From the description of William Schouler correspondence, 1864. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 746490036 ...

Greenough, William W. (William Whitwell), -1899

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Merchant, politician. Trustee of the Boston Public Library, 1856-1899. From the description of Letters received, 1850-1892. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 14707184 Written while Greenough (A. B. 1837) was a student at Harvard. From the description of Rudiments of a grammar of the Anglo-Saxon tongue ; A Moeso-Gothic grammar : manuscript, 1834. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612827421 Merchant and public official of Boston, Mass.; born ...

Woodman, Charles C.

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Parker, Francis J. (Francis Jewett), 1825-1909

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Loud, Samuel P

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Kimball, Moses, 1809-

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Davenport, John Marriott, 1809-1882

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Epithet: solicitor, sec to Bishop of Oxford British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000815.0x00011a Epithet: of Add MS 34577 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001094.0x000077 ...

Grover, Cuvier, 1828-1885,

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Rice, George Edward, 1822-1861

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J. B. Jacobs.

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