Letters and family history, 1861-1963.
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Epithet: of Trinity College, Cambridge British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000980.0x0001a1 Mormon author and manager of the Star Lecture Course. From the description of The star lecture course, 1892. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122322664 Charles Ellis was author of The Christ in Shakspeare (3rd edition, 1902). From the description of Letters to Horace Howard Furness and essay on ...
Dix was secretary of state for New York from 1833-1839, and Governor of New York from 1873-1874. From the description of John A. Dix letter : to Thomas Farrington, 1841 November 20. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 778859074 John Adams Dix and Erasmus Darwin Keyes were both Union Major Generals during the Civil War. Dix was also a former U.S. senator and Secretary of the Treasury, and went on to become the 24th governor of New York. After Major General Benja...
Civil engineer of Boston, Mass., and railroad executive. Graduated from Harvard (1834). Engineer for Loammi Baldwin, Jr. and took over his business after Baldwin's death in 1838. Superintendent of construction, Fitchburg Railroad (1843). Later served as president of Philadelphia, Wilmington and Baltimore Railroad (1851-1864). From the description of Business records, 1828-1851 (inclusive). (Harvard Business School). WorldCat record id: 269599364 President of the Philadelphia...
Professor of Architecture, University of Sydney, 1953-1984. From the description of A contradiction in terms : the autobiography of Henry J. Cowan. 1991. (Libraries Australia). WorldCat record id: 225840462 ...
Chief of U.S. army engineers, 1866-1879, from Pennsylvania. From the description of A. A. Humphreys papers, 1846-1875; 1908 [manuscript]. WorldCat record id: 25327462 Andrew Atkinson Humphreys (1810-1883) of Pennsylvania was chief of the United States Army Corps of Engineers, 1866-1879. He was educated at the United States Military Academy and began his military service in 1831. From the guide to the A. A. Humphreys Papers, ., 1846-1875; 1908, (University of Nort...
Charles and Craig Biddle were brothers and members of a prominent Philadelphia family. They were both lawyers in Philadelphia. Charles became one of the proprietors and editor-in-chief of the Philadelphia "Age". Craig was primarily active as a lawyer and judge. From the description of Scrapbook, 1850-1861. (Historical Society of Pennsylvania). WorldCat record id: 86165647 ...
Henry Inch Cowan was born on October 20, 1846, to Irish immigrants Henry Cowan and Catherine Benning. He enlisted to fight in the Civil War, was imprisoned in a hospital captured by Confederates, and served as a scout toward the end of the war. After formal discharge from service, Henry Inch Cowan worked as a commission merchant and volunteer firefighter. He moved to New Orleans, where he died of yellow fever on September 21, 1867. From the description of Letters and family history, ...