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Fitch, John 1743-1798

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Works: 139 works in 298 publications in 1 language and 5,349 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Biography  Bibliography  Sermons  Maps  Drawings  Surveys 
Classifications: VM140.F5, B
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The original steam-boat supported or, A reply to Mr. James Rumsey's pamphlet, shewing the true priority of John Fitch, and the false datings, &c. of James Rumsey by John Fitch ( Book )
40 editions published between 1788 and 1971 in English and held by 605 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An explanation for keeping a ship's traverse at sea, by the columbian ready reckoner. By John Fitch by John Fitch ( )
7 editions published in 1793 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lloyd's steamboat directory : and disasters on the western waters by James T Lloyd ( Book )
4 editions published between 1856 and 1981 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A map of the north west parts of the United States of America by John Fitch ( )
6 editions published between 1785 and 1913 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Advanced sheets of origin and progress of steam navigation in America by Henry Whittemore ( Book )
1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The autobiography of John Fitch by John Fitch ( Book )
3 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The kingdom of Christ a sermon delivered before the Vermont Missionary Society at their annual meeting at Pawlet, September 16, 1813 by John Fitch ( Book )
1 edition published in 1813 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An early steamboat plan of John Fitch by Frank D Prager ( )
1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
To the honorable the representatives of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania : the petition and remonstrance of John Fitch, of the city of Philadelphia -- by John Fitch ( Book )
1 edition published in 1789 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Peter Force collection. Mss. 17137 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection includes letterbooks, account books, diaries, and journals in a variety of personal and business manuscript collections acquired by Peter Force from numerous sources in the 1830s and 1840s. The selections from this collection include the Dag Register, 1780-1783; John Singer Dexter orderly books; Dukes County, Massachusetts, legal records, 1712-1812; Pierre Eugène Du Simitière letterbook, 1779-1784; Jonathan Elliot letters received, 1817-1829; Adam Hubley orderly book, 1776; Robert R. Hunter letterbook; John Paul Jones papers, 1775-1788; Pennsylvania Commissioner of Loans receipt books, 1791-1792; Pennsylvania Continental Loan Office receipt book, 1786-1791; a Philadelphia printer's account books, 1794-1796; Zebulon M. Pike's journal, 1805-1806; Oliver Pollock papers, 1767-1788; Christian Frederick Post journals, 1758-1759; James P. Preston orderly book, 1813-1815; ships' records and papers (Beaver, 1811-1812; USS Franklin, 1822-1823; USS Ontario, 1818); Jabez Fitch journal, 1776; William Franklin papers, 1775-1776; Thomas S. Hamersley journal, 1821-1824; Abiel Holmes meteorological register, 1795-1825; John Fitch surveying notebook, 1783-1784, and correspondence, 1790-1854; and Robert Honyman diary, 1776-1782
Poor John Fitch, inventor of the steamboat by Thomas Boyd ( Book )
1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Zalmon Fitch papers by Zalmon Fitch ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence, contracts, surveys, financial calculations, tax records, receipts, promissory notes, sight drafts, insurance policies, powers of attorney, and miscellaneous legal papers, relating to Fitch's activities as a land agent; records of the Bank of Cleveland and the Western Reserve Bank; correspondence concerning the Banks of Geauga, Geneva, Orleans, and St. Clair, the Cleveland and Pittsburgh Railroad, and the Cleveland, Columbus, and Cincinnati Railroad; correspondence and transactions of Simon Perkins, Elihu Spencer, and William Williams; and copies of letters, a will, affidavits, and an essay pertaining to John Fitch, inventor of the steamboat
 
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