Letters. 1906-1909.


Letters. 1906-1909.

Letters to Rugg, pertaining mostly to bookplates in Allen's and the Dartmouth College collections; refers to engraver named Noyes and the Social Friends Library books; gives address of collector, H.R. Winthrop (New York); refers to plates by French, Hopson, Hollyer, and Spencer.

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Noyes, Josiah, fl. 1799.

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Hopson, W. F.

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French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906

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Engraver of New York City and Saranac Lake, New York; best known for his design and engraving of bookplates. From the description of Papers, 1894-[1908?]. (New York University). WorldCat record id: 58664306 Edwin Davis French (1851-1906) was an engraver of silver and copper, famous for the bookplates he designed and engraved. He was interested in artificial languages, especially Volapük and Esperanto, and was active in Volapük societies. From the guide to the Edw...

Dartmouth College. Society of Social Friends

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The Society of Social Friends was established in 1783 as one of the first student organizations at Dartmouth College. The society maintained a student-funded and -managed library, circulating holdings to its members only. Biweekly meetings were a forum for debates, orations, disputations, and other literary exercises, focusing on current events as well as philosophical topics. The United Fraternity split from the Society of Social Friends in 1786 and the two groups were highly competitive. Meeti...

Winthrop, H. R.

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Rugg, Harold Goddard, 1883-1957

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Hollyer, Samuel, 1826-1919

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Allen, Charles Dexter, 1865-1926

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Epithet: American bibliophile British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000564.0x0002e4 ...

Spencer, G. P., fl. 1849.

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