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Bowdoin, James 1752-1811

Overview
Works: 33 works in 92 publications in 2 languages and 1,355 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Dictionaries  Records and correspondence  History 
Roles: Correspondent
Classifications: Z1215, 443
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Catalogue of the Bowdoin College art collections. Part I. The Bowdoin drawings by Bowdoin College ( Book )
3 editions published in 1885 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Catalogue of the Bowdoin collection of paintings, Bowdoin College by Bowdoin College ( Book )
1 edition published in 1870 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[title(s) available in Evans] by James Bowdoin ( Book )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter from James Bowdoin (1752-1811) to Laurens van Santen (1746-1798), dated 27.11.1781 by James Bowdoin ( Book )
1 edition published in 1781 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Dictionnaire universal, franc╠žois-latin... by Nicolas Conteray Lallemant ( Book )
1 edition published in 1805 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers by James Bowdoin ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Copies of James Bowdoin's correspondence regarding his appointment and first years of duty as U.S. minister to Spain, and letters between other diplomats copied for his information. Correspondents include Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, James Monroe, Secretary of War Henry Dearborn, and diplomats John Armstrong, Charles Pinckney, and George William Erving. Bowdoin's main concern was to stop privateering by French vessels against American merchants in the Caribbean. Political considerations prevented him from proceeding to Madrid, and most of his letters were written from London and Paris. Included are Bowdoin's financial accounts with the United States and several watercolor paintings of roses by an unknown hand
Papers : of James Monroe as minister to England by James Monroe ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection contains explanations of his accounts as minister to England and to France; correspondence with Lord Howick (Charles Grey) and Lord Charles Spencer concerning meetings, with Thomas Swann about returning home in the spring of 1807, with James Bowdoin reporting on negotiations with England and other diplomatic business, with William Smith regretting he cannot visit as he is preparing to leave for the U.S., with James Madison informing him of relations with Spain and England, and Joseph Jones' death, and with Joseph Jones about selling land, high cost of living in London, debts, and his homesickness
Miscellaneous papers by Bowdoin ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Collection includes receipts and letters: from James Bowdoin to Henry Dearborn, 1808 Nov. l4, and to Cotton Tufts, and from J.B.T. Bowdoin to Dearborn, 1820 Oct. 3, regarding the estate of Gov. Bowdoin and support of Bowdoin College. Items are tipped-in to an extra-illustrated copy of John Lowell's An Eulogy on the honorable James Bowdoin ... (Boston, 1791)
Naushon papers ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Loose papers and volumes relating to Naushon Island and some other islands in the Elizabeth Islands, part of the town of Gosnold, Massachusetts. The papers include deeds and other documents tracing the ownership of Naushon and other islands from 1641 through 1867 (including some items relating to Native Americans); papers of Gen. Salem Town of Charlton, Mass., agent for the owners of Naushon, in charge of timber operations on the island (1811-1826); papers of James S. Russell, agent for John Murray Forbes in charge of commercial farming and timber operations on the island (1894-1899); and four bound volumes of records including timber accounts (1824-1826), farm records (1833-1885), sheep records (1898-1947), and a surveyor's notebook of the Elizabeth Islands (1837-1910). Other people represented in the papers include: Peter Oliver, Thomas Mayhew, Matthew Mayhew, Wait Winthrop, John Winthrop, James Bowdoin, James Bowdoin II, James Bowdoin III, James Temple Bowdoin, William Bowdoin, William W. Swain, Henry H. Crapo, William W. Crapo, William Woodard, Sally Town, and members of the Forbes family
Brief van James Bowdoin (1752-1811) aan Laurens van Santen (1746-1798) by James Bowdoin ( Book )
1 edition published in 1781 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter by Ohio Company (1786-1795) ( Book )
1 edition published in 1792 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Printed letter of the Ohio Company notifying non-resident proprietors in the Ohio Company at Boston of their next meeting to be held January 23rd [1793]. Dates of the meeting and letter are handwritten; letter is signed by James Bowdoin and addressed on the back page to Nathaniel Brown of Ipswich, Mass. Blank power of attorney is included for proxy voters
 
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Alternative Names
Citizen of Massachusetts 1752-1811
James Bowdoin III
Languages
English (90)
French (1)