Crowninshield Family Papers, 1697-1909.

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Crowninshield Family. Crowninshield Family Papers, 1697-1909.

Crowninshield Family Papers, 1697-1909.

This collection of correspondence, business papers, family history, and photographs illustrate the business and personal activities of the Crowninshield Family.

20 boxes (10 linear feet)

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Graham, John, 1774-1820

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Gerry, Elbridge, 1744-1814

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American statesman. From the description of Copy of a letter : Paris, to the Minister of Foreign Affairs [Talleyrand], 1798 Apr. 20. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269595261 From the description of Letter, 1790 June 18, New York, to John Hancock, [Boston]. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 15174967 Declaration of Independence signer from Massachusetts. From the description of Letter to [James Warren] and portrait, 1776 June 15. (University of Virgi...

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Quincy, Josiah, 1772-1864

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Mayor of Boston, Massachusetts; United States and Massaschusetts legislator; and, President of Harvard University. From the description of Josiah Quincy letter, portrait and autograph, 1839-1889. (Boston College). WorldCat record id: 63118297 President of Harvard. From the description of Autograph note signed : [Cambridge, Mass.], addressed to the Rev. John Pierpont, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270616000 From the description of Autograph note ...

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Crowninshield, Benjamin, 1782-1864

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Homans, Benjamin, 1765-1823

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Cleopatra's Barge (Brig)

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Dallas, A. J. (Alexander James), 1759-1817.

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Ann (Ship)

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Bainbridge, William, 1774-1833

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Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852

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Salem Register Press (Salem, Mass.)

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Crowninshield, Benjamin, 1758-1836

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Merchant and ship captain, of Salem, Mass. From the description of Family papers, 1757-1934. (Peabody Museum). WorldCat record id: 28415911 ...

Crowninshield, Charles B.; 1824-

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Gore, Charles.

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Bentley, William, 1759-1819

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Eustis, William, 1753-1825

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Haxall (Schooner)

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Von Kronensheldt, Elizabeth Allen.

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Crowninshield Family.

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Crowninshield, Jacob, 1770-1808

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Shipping merchant, politician. Jacob Crowninshield, born in 1770, a son of George Crowninshield and Mary Derby, started his career as a sea captain and merchant in the family business. He is remembered as the man who brought the first live elephants to New York, 1796, the same year that he married Sarah Gardner. He later engaged in politics, as a Massachusetts state senator, 1801, and a United States Representative for Massachusetts, 1803-1808. In 1805, he de...

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210 tons, 24 guns, 42 crew. Voyages: (1) 1694/5 Bombay. Capt Richard Laycock. Down 24 Mar 1695 - 4 Jun Tenerife - 5 Jan 1696 Calicut - 29 Feb Bombay - 16 Dec Cape - 16 Feb 1697 St Helena - 16 Mar Ascension - 13 Jun Cadiz - 28 Oct Downs. British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : CorporateBody : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000081.0x000287 ...

Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848

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Boardman, Mary.

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Story, Joseph, 1779-1845

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Virgil David was president of the Lawrenceville Lyceum in Western Pennsylvania. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Cambridge, Mass., to Virgil David, n.p., 1836 Apr. 7. (University of Chicago Library). WorldCat record id: 80556600 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Cambridge, Mass., to Virgil David, n.p., 1836 Apr. 7. (University of Chicago Library). WorldCat record id: 55822788 Joseph Story (1779-1845) was a Massachusetts lawyer and as...

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Pocohantas (Ship)

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Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826

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Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) was an American statesman and third president of the United States. From the description of Thomas Jefferson letter, 1809. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367818629 Thomas Jefferson (1743-1826) was the third president of the United States, born in Goochland (now Albemarle County), Virginia. He was a member of the Virginia House of Burgesses from 1769 to 1775, and with R. H. Lee and Patrick Henry initiated the inter-colonial committee of correspond...

Crowninshield, Benjamin Williams, 1772-1851

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Benjamin Williams Crowninshield (December 27, 1772 - February 3, 1851) served as the United States Secretary of the Navy between 1815 and 1818, during the administrations of Presidents James Madison and James Monroe. From the description of Letter, April 20, 1815. (Naval War College). WorldCat record id: 18168831 Banker, U.S. secretary of the Navy, and U.S. representative from Massachusetts. From the description of Benjamin Williams Crowninshield correspondence, ...

Hypsia and Jane (Brigantine)

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Hathorne, John, 1749-1834

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Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell), 1782-1850

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South Carolina statesman. From the description of Letters, 1783-1843. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 31977848 From the description of Papers, 1765-1902. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 17363885 Vice-President of United States. From the description of Autograph letter signed : [Washington, D.C.], to B.S. Thomas, 1841 July 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270134323 From the description of Autograph letter signed : ...

Crowninshield, George, 1766-1817

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George Crowninshield and Sons (Salem, Mass.)

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Charming Sally (Schooner)

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United States Land Company

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Phillips, Stephen C. (Stephen Clarendon), 1801-1857

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U.S. representative from Massachusetts, public official of Massachusetts, mayor of Salem, Mass., and businessman. From the description of Letter of Stephen C. Phillips, 1831. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79450059 ...

Amanda (Schooner)

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Crowninshield, George C.

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Rogers, Jacob Crowninshield.

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Minerva (Ship : 1789-1819)

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Whaling vessel, out of New Bedford, Mass., mastered by J.S. Macomber, on voyage 11 Sept. 1844-3 Mar. 1847 to the Cape Verde, Cornell, River Platte, Falklands, On Shore, Galapagos, Hawaii, Northwest Coast, Tonga, Vasquez, Tuamatos, Franch Rock, coast of Brazil, coast of Chile, and False Banks whaling grounds; owner-agent: William Gifford; built at Charlestown, Mass., 1816; sold and withdrawn, 1860. From the description of Logbook, 1844 Sept. 11-1847 Mar. 3. (Old Dartmouth Historical S...

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...

Eunice (Brig)

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Hind (Bark)

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London Packet (Ship)

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Whaling vessel, out of New Bedford, Mass., mastered by John D. Samson, on voyage from 12 May 1838-18 May 1840; owner-agent: Abraham H. Howland; built at Boston, Mass., 1818; rerigged to a bark, 1840; lost at sea, 1849. From the description of Logbook of the ship London Packet, 1838 May 12-1840 May 18. (Old Dartmouth Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 246623303 Whaling vessel, out of New Bedford, Mass., mastered by John D. Samson, on voyage from 12 May 1838-18 M...

Merchant (Ship)

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Crowninshield, John C.; 1820-1878.

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Henry (Ship)

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John (Ship)

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Cavalier (Bark)

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Fame (Ship)

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Voyages: (1) 1795/6 Bengal. Capt Henry Liddell. Portsmouth 31 Jul 1796 - 12 Jan 1797 Vizagapatam - 10 Feb Calcutta - 22 Jul Simons Bay - 11 Sep St Helena - 19 Dec Erith British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : CorporateBody : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000093.0x000072 Steam Iron Pilot Brig. Arrived Calcutta March 1845. John William Lewis. British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : CorporateBody : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000...

Crowninshield, F. B. (Francis Boardman), 1809-1877

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Mitchell, Isaac, 1780-1863

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Justice of the peace and militia officer, of Limington, Me. From the description of Isaac Mitchell papers, 1777-1841. (Maine Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 79461876 ...

Crowninshield, Richard, 1774-1844

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Emeline (Brig)

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Dido (Brig)

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Decatur, Stephen, 1779-1820

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Decatur was a U. S. naval officer known for his actions during the War of 1812 and against the North African pirates in the western Mediterranean. From the description of Letter, December 26, 1810. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 434841894 American naval officer. From the description of ALS : Washington, D.C., to John Bullus, 21 Feb. 1816. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122626164 American naval hero of t...

Mary (Brig : 1819)

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Monroe, James, 1758-1831

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James Monroe, fifth president of the United States of America (b. April 28, 1758, Monroe Hall, Virginia-d. July 4, 1831, New York, New York) fought with distinction in the Continental Army, and he practiced law in Fredericksburg, Virginia. As a young politician, he joined the anti-Federalists in the Virginia Convention which ratified the Constitution, and in 1790, an advocate of Jeffersonian policies, he was elected United States Senator. As Minister to France in 1794-1796, Monroe showed strong ...

Diomede (Schooner)

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Waters, Joseph G. (Joseph Gilbert), 1796-1878

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Polly and Sally (Schooner)

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Madison, James, 1751-1836

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James Madison (1751-1836) was the fourth president of the United States, born in Port Conway, Virginia. He was a member of the Virginia legislature from 1776 to 1780 and from 1784 to 1786, and the Continental Congress from 1780 to 1783. His proposals at and management of the Constitutional Convention in 1787 earned him title "father of the U.S. Constitution." He cooperated with Alexander Hamilton and Jay in writing a series of papers (pub. 1787-88 under title of The Federalist) explaining the ne...

Traveller (Ship)

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McLean, John, 1785-1861

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U.S. Supreme Court justice. From the description of Signature, [not after 1861 April 4]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 22601579 McLean practiced law in Lebanon, Ohio (from 1807), and served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives (1813-1816), U.S. Postmaster General (1823-1829), and an associate justice of the U.S. Supreme Court (1829-1861). From the description of Letters, 1826, 1828. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 234339336 ...

Gallatin, Albert, 1761-1849

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Diplomat and U.S. secretary of the treasury. From the description of Albert Gallatin papers, 1783-1847. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82919649 Albert Gallatin was a member of the Pennsylvania State House of Representatives (1790-1792), a U.S. Representative for Pennsylvania (1795-1801), Secretary of the Treasury (1801-1814), and Minister Plenipotentiary to France (1815-1823) and Great Britain (1826-1827). From the description of Albert Gallatin letter, 1803 Oct....

Rice, John P.

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Ocean (Ship)

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Crowninshield, Sarah Gardner; 1773-1807.

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Derby Family.

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Clay, Henry, 1777-1852

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Congressman, U.S. senator, and secretary of state. From the description of Papers 1812-1849. (Indiana University). WorldCat record id: 704551603 Henry Clay was born in Hanover Co., Va. in 1777 and died in 1852. He served as United States Secretary of State under John Quincy Adams (1825-1829) and was elected to the Senate in 1831. John Randolph (1773-1831) was an American statesman known as John Randolph of Roanoke. He was born in Prince George Co., Va. Randolph's fiery denun...