Evans family papers, 1866-1918.


Evans family papers, 1866-1918.

The correspondence chiefly concerns the writing activities of Prof. and Mrs. Evans.

123 items.


SNAC Resource ID: 7973713

University of Michigan

Related Entities

There are 65 Entities related to this resource.

Twain, Mark, 1835-1910

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6dg7gd6 (person)

Mark Twain (b. Samuel Langhorne Clemens, November 30, 1835, Florida, MO – d. April 21, 1910, Redding, CT) was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer. Among his novels are The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and its sequel, the Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (1885). Twain served an apprenticeship with a printer and then worked as a typesetter, contributing articles to the newspaper of his older brother Orion Clemens. He later became a riverboat pil...

Rockhill, William Woodville, 1854-1914

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6gk085k (person)

Rockhill was an American scholar-diplomat known especially as the first Westerner to befriend and advise a Dalai Lama of Tibet. He was U.S. Minister to Greece, Romania, Serbia, China, Russia, and Turkey. From the guide to the William Woodville Rockhill papers, 1826-1941., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) ...

Cleveland, Frances Folsom, 1864-1947

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6j20spz (person)

Frances Clara Folsom Cleveland became the youngest First Lady at age 21 as the first woman to marry a president in the White House. She served as the 23rd and 25th First Lady of the United States while married to President Grover Cleveland. “I detest him so much that I don’t even think his wife is beautiful.” So spoke one of President Grover Cleveland’s political foes–the only person, it seems, to deny the loveliness of this notable First Lady, first bride of a President to be married in the ...

Dickinson, Anna E. (Anna Elizabeth), 1842-1932

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6553c2p (person)

Anna Elizabeth Dickinson (October 28, 1842 – October 22, 1932) was an American orator and lecturer. An advocate for the abolition of slavery and for women's rights, Dickinson was the first woman to give a political address before the United States Congress. A gifted speaker at a very young age, she aided the Republican Party in the hard-fought 1863 elections and significantly influenced the distribution of political power in the Union just prior to the Civil War. Dickinson was the first white wo...

Ward, William Hayes, 1835-1916

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6hh6jdx (person)

William Hayes Ward, 1835-1916, born Abington, Mass. Editor, Assyriologist, author. Educated 1856 Amherst, 1859 graduated Andover Seminary, 1885 LLD Amherst. Ordained Congregationalist minister. Associate editor, later editor-in-chief of "The Independent" (New York weekly) between 1868-1913. Director of Wolfe Expedition to Babylonia 1884-85. President of American Oriental Society. Wrote Biography of Sydney Lanier, What I Believe and Why, etc. Samuel Sydney McClure,1857-19...

Burr, George Lincoln, 1857-1938

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6rx9crs (person)

Historian and librarian. From the description of Letter, 1910 Nov. 11, Ithaca, N.Y., to Jos. A. Labadie, Detroit, Michigan. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34368242 Professor of medieval history, librarian of the Andrew Dickson White Library at Cornell University. From the description of George Lincoln Burr papers, 1861-1942. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64075187 From the guide to the George Lincoln Burr papers, 1861-19...

Tauchnitz, Bernhard, 1816-1895

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w69c6vp0 (person)

Printer and publisher of Leipzig, Germany. From the description of Bernhard Tauchnitz correspondence, 1860 October 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70980568 Bernhard Tauchnitz was a German publisher; he is best remembered for helping to popularize English and American works in Germany. From the description of Bernhard Tauchnitz letters and photograph, 1851-1877. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 52434121 Epithet: publisher ...

Dickinson, S. E.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6128jrb (person)

Fiske, Willard, 1831-1904

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6697403 (person)

The coins were purchased by Willard Fiske from H. H. I. Lynge of Copenhagen in 1899. From the description of Runic coins, circa 1047-1076. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 489960820 Linguist, bibliophile, chess expert. First university librarian at Cornell University. Assembled impressive collections of Dante, Petrarch, Icelandia, etc. From the description of Willard Fiske letters [manuscript], 1875 and 1879. (University of Virginia). WorldCat re...

Catlin, Frederick Ward, 1856-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6x66dvq (person)

Lord, John, 1810-1894

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w68g9btf (person)

Epithet: of Halifax British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000630.0x0000a5 ...

White, Andrew Dickson, 1832-1918

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w60v8bvt (person)

The second International Peace Conference was held at the Hague in 1907. From the description of Hague Peace Conference documents, 1907. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64052217 Ambassador to Russia; first president of Cornell University. From the description of Andrew Dickson White papers, 1901-1902. (New York State Historical Documents). WorldCat record id: 155410378 Andrew Dickson White was born at Homer, New York, November 7, 1832. ...

Einstein, Lewis, 1877-1967

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6348ss0 (person)

Einstein, a diplomat, historian, and art critic, began his foreign service career in 1903 as the third secretary of the American Embassy in Paris. He was subsequently posted to positions in Britain, Turkey, China, and Costa Rica, and during World War I served as the American diplomatic representative in charge of British interests in Bulgaria. Einstein completed his diplomatic career as the U.S. Minister to Czechoslovakia from 1921-1930. He continued to live abroad in London and later Paris, whe...

Studebaker, J. M. (John Mohler), 1833-1917

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w66m613x (person)

Lawrence, Samuel C. (Samuel Crocker), 1832-1911

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ng7hnx (person)

Stanton, Theodore, 1851-1925

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w67q0ph7 (person)

Son of Elizabeth Cady Stanton. From the description of Letter to F.A. Duneka, 1914 February 3. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 50201401 ...

Whipple, Edwin Percy, 1819-1886

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6f76dn1 (person)

American essayist and critic. From the description of Autograph letters signed (4) : Boston, to Harper and Brothers, 1858 Mar. 5 and 18-1878 Apr. 1 and 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270588778 Edwin Percy Whipple was an influential 19th century American literary critic and lecturer. A prolific reader, he worked at several disparate jobs while publishing critical essays in diverse periodicals. He gained the reputation as one of the most important young critics of his gener...

Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w64f1r1g (person)

Charles Eliot Norton was an American author, editor, and teacher. He was a professor of the history of fine arts at Harvard. Eliot Norton was his son. From the guide to the Charles Eliot Norton letters to Eliot Norton, 1867-1908., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) American author, editor, and educator. From the description of Letter to Edwin D. Mead [manuscript], 1881 May 30. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647814472 ...

Conti, Jenny.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6tf2qc4 (person)

Moulton, Louise Chandler, 1835-1908

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6vd73k7 (person)

Evans was a professor at Tufts College, 1900-1912. From the description of Letter [between 1900 and 1912] Oct. 28, Boston, to Prof. [L.B.] Evans [Medford, Mass.]. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34367729 Louise Chandler Moulton was a minor American poet who lived in Boston, Massachusetts. From the description of Louise Chandler Moulton letters to and about E.C. and Laura Stedman, 1873-1894. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record ...

White, Horatio S. (Horatio Stevens), 1852-1934

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6gf0tz4 (person)

Professor of German, Cornell University. From the description of Horatio Stevens White papers, 1876-1905. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 63534741 White graduated from Harvard in 1873 and taught German at Harvard. From the description of Papers of Horatio Stevens White, 1849-1926 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76972931 ...

Aflalo, Frederick G. (Frederick George), 1870-1918

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6n9034v (person)

Epithet: author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000621.0x0002c8 ...

Worman, James H. (James Henry), 1835-1930

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6c82b6k (person)

Gilman, Edward Chipman, 1832-1899.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6cc3rvg (person)

Fay, Theodore S. (Theodore Sedgwick), 1807-1898

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6hm57t7 (person)

Theodore Sedgwick Fay was an American novelist and poet. In 1828 he joined N. P. Willis and George Pope Morris in the editorship of the New York mirror. In 1833 he began supplying the Mirror with a series of sprightly travel sketches from Europe. Edgar Allan Poe's excoriating review of Fay's popular novel, Norman Leslie, in 1835 launched Poe's career as a critic. After holding various diplomatic posts in London, Berlin, and Switzerland, Fay retired in 1861 to Germany where he died. F...

Brünnow, Rudolf-Ernst, 1858-1917

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6bg4d24 (person)

Brigham, Charles H. (Charles Henry), 1820-1879

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6p57ccw (person)

Resident of Ann Arbor, Mich.; a clergyman and member of the Michigan State Board of Health. From the description of Charles H. Brigham papers, 1849 and [184-]. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34421062 ...

Thacher, John Boyd, 1847-1909

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6513whb (person)

Politician, book and autograph collector, historian. From the description of Collection on the history of the French Revolution, [18--?]-1909. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 57243431 ...

Morse, Sidney H.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w60v8dnz (person)

Mansfield, Richard, 1857-1907

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6db86n1 (person)

Richard Mansfield (1857-1907) was an actor of the late 19th century. He was born in Helgoland, Germany, into a family that excelled in the performing arts. His mother was the prima donna Hermine Rudersdorff (1822-1882), and his grandfather, the violinist Joseph Rudersdorff (1788-1866). His father, Maurice Mansfield, was a London businessman. Richard Mansfield began his stage career touring the English provinces in Gilbert and Sullivan and made his first appear...

Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6kh0p10 (person)

New Hampshire-born author and poet. From the description of Letter : Redman Farm, Ponkapog, Mass. to John M. Milson, 1904 May 25. (Manchester City Library). WorldCat record id: 32103796 From the description of Letters and ephemera, 1879-1891. (Manchester City Library). WorldCat record id: 32103833 From the description of Letters to Israel Tisdale Talbot, 1868-1875. (Manchester City Library). WorldCat record id: 32103776 During the Civil War Aldrich worked a...

Tyler, Moses Coit, 1835-1900

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6902888 (person)

Professor of English Literature at University of Michigan. Editor of The Christian Union. From the description of Postcard, 1899, December 10, to "Dear Sir". (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122384204 Professor of English Language and Literature at the University of Michigan. From the description of Moses Coit Tyler papers, 1864-1897 and 1920-1921. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34419205 American author. From the description of A...

Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6rg6j0c (person)

Grover Cleveland, born in Caldwell, NJ, 18 March 1837; moved to Buffalo, NY in 1855; Erie County Sheriff, 1871-1874; Mayor of Buffalo, 1882; Governor of New York, 1883-1884; President of the United States, 1885-1889, 1893-1897; married Frances Folsom, 1886; died at Princeton, NJ, 24 June 1908....

Wu, Tingfang, 1842-1922

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6pp1xt7 (person)

Wu Ting Fang (Wu Tingfang), also referred to as Ng Choy. Chinese diplomat and politician, served as Minister to the United States from 1896-1902, 1907-1909, and as acting Premier of the Republic of China in 1917. From the description of Wu Ting Fang letter to S. S. McClure Company [manuscript], 1900 Dec 17. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 212377290 ...

Low, Seth, 1850-1916

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6bg2wgj (person)

Mayor of Brooklyn, Mayor of New York, and President of Columbia College (later Columbia University), 1890-1901. From the description of Papers, 1870-1930. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122482691 President of Columbia University. From the description of Typed letter : New York, to Ida B. Forbes, 1898 Jan. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270593321 Mayor of N.Y.C. and President of Columbia University. From...

Froebel-Armensperg, William.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6w982d7 (person)

Francke, Kuno, 1855-1930

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6hb09n5 (person)

Kuno Francke (1855-1930) taught German and was curator of the Germanic Museum at Harvard. He received an honorary degree from Harvard in 1912. From the description of Papers of Kuno Francke, ca. 1890-1930 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77069241 From the description of The new Germanic museum : manuscript prepared for Harvard Graduate's Magazine, 1911. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77064181 Kuno Francke was a German-born U.S. histo...

Marvin, Joseph B.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6hf0nkf (person)

Olney, Richard, 1835-1917

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6pn9dpx (person)

U.S. attorney general, U.S. secretary of state, and lawyer. From the description of Richard Olney papers, 1830-1928 (bulk 1893-1917). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71131217 Counsel for Boston & Maine Railroad; Secretary of State under Grover Cleveland (1893-1897). From the description of Richard E. Olney collection, 1895-1974. (Falmouth Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 70969627 Biographical Note ...

Scudder, Horace Elisha, 1838-1902

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6t72j6r (person)

Scudder was an editor with Houghton, Mifflin and Company and editor of the Atlantic Monthly (1890-1898). From the description of Papers, 1879-1901. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612370549 From the description of Additional papers, 1859-1903. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 82251260 From the guide to the Additional papers, 1859-1903., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) Scudder was an editor with Houghton, Mi...

Blind, Karl, 1826-1907

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w65h7x45 (person)

Gibson, Charles Dana, 1867-1944

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6h996pf (person)

American artist and illustrator. From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to Small, Maynard & Co., [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269577087 Charles Dana Gibson was an American graphic artist, noted for his creation of the "Gibson Girl", an iconic representation of the beautiful and independent American woman at the turn of the 20th century. Gibson owned a 700-acre estate in Islesboro, Me., where he and his wife spent an increasing amount of tim...

Trübner, Nicolas, 1817-1884

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6573xc1 (person)

Corning, James Leonard, 1828-1903.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w66d8kv3 (person)

Evans, Elizabeth Edson Gibson, 1832-1911

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6j704xz (person)

Tenny, Charles Daniel, 1857-1930.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6fn4j10 (person)

Johnson, Reverdy, 1796-1876

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6j38tkd (person)

American jurist and diplomat. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Annapolis, Maryland, to Jonathan Meredith, 1841 Feb. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270486276 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Annapolis, Maryland, to Jonathan Meredith, 1830 Dec. 20. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270486259 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Washington, to "My dear Otho", 1845 Dec. 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270491319 ...

Youmans, William Jay, 1838-1901

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6st7qw7 (person)

Lounsbury, Thomas R., 1838-1915

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6h99mt6 (person)

American author and philologist. From the description of Autograph letters signed (5) and typed letter signed : New Haven and Washington, D.C., to F.A. Duneka, 1909 Apr. 2-1913 July 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270591809 Thomas R. Lounsbury was born in Ovid, New York on January 1, 1838. He graduated from Yale (B.A., 1859) and served in the Civil War (1862-1865). He taught in New York and returned to teach at Yale's Sheffield Scientific School in 1870. He served as prof...

Praed, Rachel M., 1852-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w62v56z0 (person)

Evans, Lawrence B. (Lawrence Boyd), 1870-1928

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6448djm (person)

Evans, E. P. (Edward Payson), 1831-1917

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6q81dz0 (person)

Author and professor of modern languages and literature at the University of Michigan. From the description of E.P. Evans papers, 1865-1917. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34419171 ...

Clifford, W. K., Mrs., -1929

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6zc8pd0 (person)

Lucy Clifford was a British author. From the description of Lucy Clifford letters and postal cards to Charles Wilson, 1921-1928. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 36397772 Mrs. William Kingdon Clifford wrote essays, reviews, short stories, novels, plays and cinema scenarios. Among Clifford's novels are Mrs. Keith's Crime: A Record (1885), Love-Letters of a Worldly Woman (1891), and Aunt Anne (1892). Clifford's plays were published and produced in...

Hall, A. C. A. (Arthur Crawshay Alliston), 1847-1930

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6dc0tns (person)

Bishop of the Protestant Episcopal Church, writer. From the description of Cardinal Newman [manuscript], 1898, October 13 (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 743097279 ...

Evans family.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6v218fs (family)

Wells, B. W. (Benjamin Willis), 1856-1923

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6dj86pj (person)

Morison, Nathaniel Holmes, 1815-1890

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w67t0dqn (person)

Garrison, Wendell Phillips, 1840-1907

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6v69k1j (person)

Wendell Phillips Garrison was editor of The Nation. From the description of Letters from various correspondents, 1865-1906. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612365054 Wendell Phillips Garrison was editor of The Nation. His father, William Lloyd Garrison, was a prominent New England abolitionist and editor of the Liberator magazine. His brother Francis Jackson Garrison (1848-1916) was associated with Riverside Press and Houghton Mifflin Company. From the ...

Garrison, William Lloyd, 1838-1909

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6s188fg (person)

Spingarn, Joel Elias, 1875-1939

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w60z75jc (person)

Literary critic and reformer; taught at Columbia University in New York, 1899-1911. From the description of Letter : [New York], to Elbridge Colby, 1911 March 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 21417689 Joel E. Spingarn was an educator and writer who worked with social reform causes, primarily with the NAACP. From the description of Joel E. Spingarn Collection, 1910-1947. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 84422765 From the description of Joel E. Spingarn Co...

Warner, Charles Dudley, 1829-1900

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6k93cwj (person)

Charles Dudley Warner was an American editor, essayist, and novelist. Born in Plainfield, Mass., Warner spent most of his childhood years in Charlemont, Mass. Following graduation from Hamilton College in Clinton, N.Y., and legal training at the University of Pennsylvania, Warner practiced law in Chicago, returning to the East Coast to assume editorial positions at The Hartford press (later Hartford courant) and Harper's magazine. He was the first president of the National Institute of Arts and ...

Brünnow, F. (Franz), 1821-1891.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6p28msh (person)

Page, Walter Hines, 1855-1918

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6rx99kq (person)

Editor and American ambassador to Great Britain; of New York, N.Y. From the description of Papers, 1889-1917. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 20077806 Walter H. Page was editor of The Atlantic Monthly, 1895-98. Prior, he was with the Forum. Robert Johnson worked at the Century magazine. From the description of TLS, 1896 July 1, Boston, Mass. to Robert Underwood Johnson / Walter H. Page. (Haverford College Library). WorldCat record id: 37228165 ...

Gama, Domício da, 1862-1925

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6r21m96 (person)

Adler, Felice.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w64b6c9c (person)

The Evanses left Munich for Bad Aibling in 1906. cf. Dict. Am. Biog. From the description of Letter [ca. 1906] Dec. 31, Munich, to [E.P.] Evans [Bad Aibling, Germany]. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34367700 ...