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Rumsey, James 1743?-1792

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Works: 91 works in 215 publications in 1 language and 3,665 library holdings
Genres: History  Bibliography  Records and correspondence  Sources 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: Z1215, 623.8204
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Some account of the life and character of the late Thomas Bateman, M.D. by James Rumsey ( Book )
3 editions published between 1826 and 1827 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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 )
4 editions published in 1788 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The explanations and annexed plates of the following improvements in mechanics by James Rumsey ( Book )
3 editions published between 1788 and 1976 in English and held by 18 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 footsteps of St. Andrew; a sermon by James Rumsey ( Book )
1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Footsteps of St. Andrew. A sermon [on John i. 40-42] preached before the University of Oxford, etc by James Rumsey ( Book )
1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Baynton, Wharton, and Morgan papers in the Pennsylvania State Archives by John Baynton ( Book )
1 edition published in 1967 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The State Archives in 1967 became the Division of Archives and Manuscripts in the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission
John Wilkins autograph letter to James Rumsey by John Wilkins ( Book )
1 edition published in 1770 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter to James Rumsey, who managed affairs in Illinois country for Baynton, Morgan and Wharton of Philadelphia and became Wilkins' secretary. Wilkins writes regarding the poor quality of "a cask of spirits" left at Fort Chartres by a Mr. Bradley
[title(s) available in Evans] by James Rumsey ( Book )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Brief memoir of the late Thomas Bateman, Esq. ... formerly President of the Royal Medical Society, Edinburgh by James Rumsey ( Book )
1 edition published in 1822 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A short treatise on the application of steam, whereby is clearly shown from actual experiments, that steam may be applied to propel boats or vessels by James Rumsey ( Book )
1 edition published in 1788 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers by James Rumsey ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Business letters, chiefly addressed to Charles and John Morrow, Rumsey's brothers-in-law; minutes (1785) of the Potomac Navigation Company (later the Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Company); papers relating to Rumsey's business operations, steamboats, and steam navigating; and letters concerning the settlement of his estate
 
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Alternative Names
Rumsey, J. 1743-1792
Languages
English (161)
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