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Fitch, John 1743-1798

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Works: 172 works in 377 publications in 1 language and 5,820 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Bibliography  Maps  Records and correspondence  Biographies  Business correspondence  Personal correspondence  Early maps  Sources 
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Most widely held works about John Fitch
 
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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 )

52 editions published between 1788 and 2016 in English and Undetermined and held by 685 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( )

11 editions published between 1793 and 2018 in English and held by 175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An examination of Cadwallader D. Colden's book, entitled A life of Robert Fulton by John Fitch( )

5 editions published in 1818 in English and held by 169 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original steam-boat supported by John Fitch( Book )

6 editions published between 1788 and 2018 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A map of the north west parts of the United States of America by John Fitch( )

5 editions published between 1785 and 1916 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[John Fitch correspondence] by John Fitch( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Electronic Enlightenment Scholarly Edition of Correspondence is an online, fully cross-searchable collection of correspondence from the 17th to 20th century. It combines never previously published materials with best scholarly editions, and is updated annually. Also included are extensive scholarly annotations and the Electronic Enlightenment Biographical Dictionary. The contributors and addressees include authors, philosophers, craftsmen … The topics covered include education, religion, politics, art, science, the slave trade, gender issues …. Most of the correspondents are from France, Germany, Italy, the British Isles and North America, but there are also contributions from Spain, Portugal, Russia, …
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 by John Fitch( Book )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explanation for keeping a ship's traverse at sea by the columbian ready reckoner by John Fitch( Book )

1 edition published in 1793 in English and held by 2 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

A map of the north west parts of the United States of America by John Fitch( )

2 editions published between 1785 and 1913 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This rare and unique map was produced by inventor and amateur mapmaker John Fitch, in an attempt to raise funds to support his newly invented steamboat. Fitch made and engraved the map himself, and printed it in Philadelphia on a cider press. Unfortunately for Fitch, the map never sold well, and the geography displayed on the map was well out-of-date by the time the Old Northwest was settled after being released from British and Native American control
Providence, 1790 : [map] by John Fitch( )

1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The original steam-boat supported, or, A reply to Mr. James Rumsey's pamphlet by John Fitch( Book )

1 edition published in 1788 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
John Fitch Amerikaans uitvinder (1743-1798)

John Fitch inventeur américain

John Fitch US-amerikanischer Techniker und Erfinder

Джон Фітч

Джон Фітч американський інженер і підприємець, будівник першого пароплава у США

Фитч, Джон

جون فيتش

ジョン・フィッチ

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English (219)