Papers of George Jacob Abbot, 1780-1946 (bulk 1830-1880).


Abbot, George Jacob, fl. 1860-1870. Papers of George Jacob Abbot, 1780-1946 (bulk 1830-1880).

Papers of George Jacob Abbot, 1780-1946 (bulk 1830-1880).

Papers and correspondence of George J. Abbot and the related families of Emery, Gilman, Nicholas, and Throop families. Correspondence between Abbot and Hale covers a wide range of current events, including discussion of Daniel Webster and John Taylor Gilman (1753-1828).

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Abbot, George Jacob, active 1860-1870 (person)

George Jacob Abbot was a teacher and State Department official (A.B. Harvard, 1835). He taught school in Washington, D.C., 1837-1850; headed the Consular Bureau, State Department, 1852-1864; was the American Consul at Sheffield, England, 1864-1870; and taught at Meadville Theological School, 1871-1876. From the guide to the Letter book, 1869-1870, (Baker Library, Harvard Business School) George Jacob Abbot, member of a prominent family of New England educators, and friend of...

Abbot family (family)

Hale, Edward Everett, Sr., 1822-1909 (person)

Author and clergyman. From the description of Papers, 1750-1917. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122578272 American author and clergyman. From the description of Letter to Sydney Howard Gay [manuscript], 1877 June 25. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647847758 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Boston, to William Makepeace Thackeray, 1860 May 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270879281 Edward Everett Hale (1822-1909) ...

Gilman family (family)

Gilman, John Taylor, 1753-1828 (person)

U.S. representative from and governor of New Hampshire. From the description of John Taylor Gilman papers, 1780-1791. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70981236 Farmer, shipbuilder, and statesman, of Exeter, N.H.; represented New Hampshire in the Continental Congress, 1782-1783; served as governor of New Hampshire, 1794-1805 and 1813-1816. From the description of John Taylor Gilman deeds, 1786-1807. (Maine Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 214283925 ...

Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852 (person)

Daniel Webster (b. Salisbury, New Hampshire, January 18, 1782-d. Marshfield, Massachusetts, October 24, 1852), lawyer, orator, congressman, served as U.S. Secretary of State under presidents William Henry Harrison and John Tyler. He also served as Senator from Massachusetts....

Emery family (family)

Nicholas family (family)

Throop family (family)