Frederic Vinton papers, 1870-1873.


Frederic Vinton papers, 1870-1873.

Chiefly letters addressed to Vinton relating to library science and personal matters. Correspondents include William E. Alden, S. Austin Allibone, Charles A. Cutter, Joseph Sabin, Anne Shaw, Alfred Vinton, Sarah A. Vinton, and William Adolphus Wheeler.

13 items.


SNAC Resource ID: 8068461

Library of Congress

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Library of Congress (corporateBody)

The Library of Congress was established by an act of Congress in 1800 when President John Adams signed a bill providing for the transfer of the seat of government from Philadelphia to the new capital city of Washington. The legislation described a reference library for Congress only, containing "such books as may be necessary for the use of Congress - and for putting up a suitable apartment for containing them therein…" The original library was housed in the Washington, DC until August 1814, ...

Alden, William E. (person)

Shaw, Anne (person)

Cutter, Charles A. (Charles Ammi), 1837-1903 (person)

Boston Athenaeum librarian and library systematizer. From the description of Letters received, 1880-1883. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 166325294 Athenaeum librarian, 1869-1892. From the description of Letters : from the Massachusetts Horticultural Society, 1878. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 41479582 ...

Vinton, Alfred (person)

Wheeler, William A. (William Adolphus), 1833-1874 (person)

Philologist and librarian. From the description of Letters to William A. Wheeler, 1861-1871. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 63167590 ...

Vinton, Sarah A. (person)

Vinton, Frederic, 1817-1890 (person)

Assistant librarian, Library of Congress. From the description of Frederic Vinton papers, 1870-1873. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70981276 ...

Sabin, Joseph, 1821-1881 (person)

Allibone, S. Austin (Samuel Austin), 1816-1889 (person)

American author and biographer of important literary figures. From the description of Letter, 1858. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367564811 Samuel Austin Allibone, American lexicographer and librarian, author of A Critical Dictionary of English Literature. From the guide to the S. Austin Allibone manuscript material : 1 item, 1879, (The New York Public Library. Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle.) Literary lexicographer, biographer...