John S.H. Fogg autograph collection, ca. 1492-1881.

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Fogg, J. S. H. (John Samuel Hill), 1826-1893,. John S.H. Fogg autograph collection, ca. 1492-1881.

John S.H. Fogg autograph collection, ca. 1492-1881.

Autograph collection of documents and letters which include signatures by kings and queens, royal governors, Revolutionary War generals, signers of the Declaration of Independence, United States presidents and vice presidents, religious leaders, literary figures, etc. More specifically, this collection includes documents and letters signed by Ferdinand and Isabella in 1492, by reigning monarchs of England beginning with Henry VII to Queen Victoria, complete collections of autographs representing all the royal governors of the thirteen colonies, the thirty-eight major generals of the Revolution, a complete set of the signers of the Declaration of Independence, the members of the Annapolis Convention of 1786 and the members of the Hartford Convention, a complete collection of presidential autographs and vice presidential autographs through Grover Cleveland, and a nearly complete collection of autographs of the First Ladies. Hundreds of other important letters and documents signed by such notables as John Calvin, Sir Walter Raleigh, Sir Francis Drake, William Blake, William Wordsworth, and others.

30 linear ft. (59 v., ca. 5000 items)

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Henry VII, King of England, 1457-1509

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Accession date: 1485 Places: England Title: King of England and Lord of Ireland British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000472.0x000024 ...

United States.

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Annapolis Convention (1786 : Annapolis, Md.)

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Hartford Convention (1814-1815 : Hartford, Conn.)

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Raleigh, Walter, Sir, 1552?-1618

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Fogg, J. S. H. (John Samuel Hill), 1826-1893

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John S.H. Fogg, compiler of this collection, born in Eliot, Me. Graduated from Bowdoin College in 1846, earned a degree in medicine from Harvard College in 1850 and established his practice in South Boston, Mass. From the description of John S.H. Fogg autograph collection, ca. 1492-1881. (Maine Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 75382637 ...

Isabella I, Queen of Spain, 1451-1504

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Queen of Spain and art patron. From the description of Payment order, 1501 Apr. 27. (National Gallery of Art Library). WorldCat record id: 122516072 Accession date: 1479 Places: Spain Title: Queen of Castile and Léon British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000387.0x0003b2 ...

Wordsworth, William, 1770-1850

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British poet. From the description of Letters, 1827 Jan. 12-1836 Feb. 20. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 315953362 Wordsworth, English poet. From the description of [Letters, 1826-1848] / Wm. Wordsworth. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 501844796 Wordsworth was an English poet. From the description of Miscellaneous papers, 1801-1853. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122372656 From the guide to the William Wordsw...

Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1819-1901

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Queen Victoria was the only child of Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn and Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld. She was born on May 24, 1819 at Kensington Palace in London and she became heir to the throne when her father died. In 1837, she became Queen at the age of 18. During the early part of her reign, she was influenced by two men: her first Prime Minister, Lord Melbourne, and then her husband, Prince Albert, whom she married in 1840. Both men taught her much about how to be ...

Calvin, Jean, 1509-1564

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Blake, William, 1757-1827

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Epithet: poet, engraver, artist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001137.0x0001f1 The original manuscript was acquired in 1847 by the English poet Dante Gabriel Rossetti. It is now, British Library. Add. 49460. From the description of Rossetti manuscript : [stats], 1935. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612881103 English artist, poet and mystic. From the description of Au...

Drake, Francis, approximately 1540-1596

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Epithet: Surgeon, of York British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000575.0x000135 Epithet: of Stowe MS 159 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000575.0x00017b Epithet: Admiral British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000575.0x000173 Epithet: of Add MS 36811 ...

Ferdinand V, King of Spain, 1452-1516

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Ferdinand of Aragon and Isabella of Castille married in 1469 and became the King and Queen of Spain (1479-1504); their grandson Charles V was the King of Spain (1516-1556) and the Holy Roman Emperor (1517-1556). From the description of Correspondence, 1473-1525. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 82391733 Ferdinand of Aragon and Isabella of Castille married in 1469 and became the King and Queen of Spain (1479-1504); their grandson Charles V was the King of Spain (1516...

Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908

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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....