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Mitchell, Maria 1818-1889

Overview
Works: 142 works in 239 publications in 2 languages and 7,480 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Sources  Records and correspondence  Diaries  Observations 
Roles: Translator, Editor
Classifications: QB36.M7, 925.2
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Most widely held works by Maria Mitchell
Woman and the higher education by Anna C Brackett ( Book )
5 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The English legal tradition, its sources and history by H Lévy-Ullmann ( Book )
1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 164 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maria Mitchell : life, letters, and journals by Maria Mitchell ( Book )
7 editions published between 1896 and 2010 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
These letters and diary entries provide insight into the private realities of a woman whose life as an astronomer deviated radically from the roles ascribed to 19th century women
Wonders of the moon by Amédée Guillemin ( Book )
8 editions published between 1873 and 1886 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collegiate education of girls. Read before the Association for the Advancement of Women, Boston, 1880 by Maria Mitchell ( Book )
2 editions published in 1881 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The aromatic practitioners reference : for practitioners of clinical aromatherapy and aromatic medicine by Maria Mitchell ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Le francais a grande vitesse by Sandra Truscott ( Recording )
3 editions published in 1994 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vassar college observatory by Caroline Ellen Furness ( )
2 editions published in 1934 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collegiate education of girls : read before the Association for the Advancement of Women, at its annual congress, held at Boston, October, 1880 by Maria Mitchell ( Book )
2 editions published in 1881 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sweeper in the sky; the life of Maria Mitchell, first woman astronomer in America by Helen Wright ( Book )
2 editions published in 1950 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
by Henry Mitchell ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters, some containing poems, from Mitchell to his wife, Mary Chilton (Hayward) Mitchell ("Molly") and daughter Mary Hayward (Mitchell) Havemeyer ("Polly"), describing injuries sustained in a train wreck during his trip taken as member of U.S. Mississippi River Commission to inspect levees on the Mississippi River; his property in Nantucket; shipwrecks off Nantucket; an epidemic on the island; and plants and trees on Nantucket; together with correspondence, notes, and other papers, of and relating to his sister, Maria Mitchell, the first woman astronomer in the U.S
Papers by E. D Cope ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters, notes and sketches related to Cope's work in paleontology and related sciences. Includes notebooks on animal classification, also sketches of birds, reptiles and amphibians. Includes letters on various scientific subjects from Alexander Agassiz, Louis Agassiz, Alexander Graham Bell, J. Bevan Braithwaite, Julius Victor Carus, Pliny Earle Chase, Francis Darwin, Bashford Dean, Havelock Ellis, Albert Gaudry, Benjamin Apthorp Gould, A. Guyot, Ernst Haeckel, Joseph Henry, Oliver Wendell Holmes, T.H. Huxley, Joseph LeConte, James McCosh, Maria Mitchell, Alfred Newton, Richard Owen, Robert E. Peary, William Pepper, Edward B. Poulton, Ira Remsen, James Evans Rhoads, George John Romanes, Daniel B. Smith, Herbert Spencer and others
Collegiate education of girls read before the Association for the Advancement of Women at its Annual Congress held at Boston, October, 1880 by Maria Mitchell ( )
1 edition published in 1881 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Sweeper in the sky the by Helen Wright ( Book )
1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Miscellaneous family and personal documents collection ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Legal and financial documents, correspondence, and other papers, of Lynn, Mass., families
Life, letters and journals by Maria Mitchell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1896 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Reminiscences of the Herschels by Maria Mitchell ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Note of Maria Mitchell by Maria Mitchell ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
by Maria Mitchell ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Three autograph letters signed to Miss Alden, discussing her work and Miss Alden's possible visit to Mitchell in Lynn, Mass., Dec. 8, Dec. 26, and July 28, n.y.; also included is a carte-de-visite of Mitchell with her signature, n.d
by Maria Mitchell ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
These papers reflect her professional life and include thirty-one notebooks of astronomical observations; observatory photographs; manuscripts, notes, and drawings; letters regarding the Nautical Almanac computations, 1853; notes for preparing Vassar College Astronomy Dept. reports, 1871-1886; and correspondence, 1861-1889, including her letters to Benson J. Lossing, Ann Eliza Morse, John H. Raymond, Mrs. John H. Raymond, Cyrus Swan, and James Monroe Taylor, and letters from James Edward Oliver, Arthur Searle, Rufus Babcock, Charles Farrar, Nathan Bishop, and Vassar College Presidents John H. Raymond and James M. Taylor. Other items include research correspondence about Mitchell, 1907-1974; excerpts from Vassar College Trustee minutes and copies of correspondence regarding the Astronomy Dept., the Observatory, and Mitchell's salary, 1862-1872; publications by Mary W. Whitney, Mary King Babbitt, and others about Mitchell; and letters from Helen Wright concerning her biography of Mitchell, ca. 1949
 
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Alternative Names
Mitchell, M.
Languages
English (110)
French (3)
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