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Sedgwick, Theodore 1746-1813

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Works: 54 works in 70 publications in 1 language and 832 library holdings
Genres: History  Genealogy  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives 
Classifications: KF446, 345.17
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A treatise on the measure of damages, or, An inquiry into the principles which govern the amount of pecuniary compensation awarded by courts of justice by Theodore Sedgwick ( )
1 edition published in 1891 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Theodore Sedgwick correspondence] by Theodore Sedgwick ( )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Convention between His Britannick Majesty and the Most Christian King signed at Versailles, the 15th of January, 1787 by France ( Book )
1 edition published in 1785 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stockbridge, to Peter Van Schaack by Theodore Sedgwick ( Book )
1 edition published in 1792 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Concerning sending out books and a future visit
Papers by Francis James Child ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Boylston Professor of Rhetoric and Oratory and professor of English at Harvard College (1851-96), of Cambridge, Mass. Correspondence of Child with his daughters, Helen Maria Castillia Child and Susan Child, with members of the Sedgwick family, and with various American and English literary figures on professional matters. Includes Sedgwick family correspondence (1787-1872) and a letter (1940) written by Van Wyck Brooks referring to family reminiscences of Child's circle of friends. Members of the Sedgwick family represented include Child's wife, Elizabeth Ellery (Sedgwick) Child, Catherine M. Sedgwick, Theodore Sedgwick (1746-1813), and William Ellery Sedgwick
Manuscripts by Charles Lowell ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Manuscripts collected by Charles Lowell regarding colonial New England, politics, and the Revolutionary War. In particular, the papers of politicians: Lowell's father John Lowell, Joshua Brackett, Joseph Whipple, William Whipple, and James Lovell. Topics discussed include relations of the colonies with England (1729); a plan of union for the colonies for their mutual defense and security; politics; and financial and other aspects of the Revolution, in particular New Hampshire's strained financial situation as a result of the war. Also, the Declaration of Independence, a state lottery in Pennsylvania to raise money for the cause, Shays's Rebellion, West Indian imports to the United States, and the U.S. court system. Correspondents include Thomas Dwight, Robert Traill, William Cushing, Theodore Sedgwick, Samuel Sewall, Jeremy Belknap, Robert Morris, Caleb Strong, and Jonathan Sewall
Letter by Theodore Sedgwick ( Book )
1 edition published in 1786 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Theodore Sedgwick expressed concern that "Principles of Equity" and other books borrowed and returned might be damaged in transit. He will return other books in person
[New York and Massachusetts boundary papers] ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Field book, legislative acts, contemporary copies of official correspondence, and a legal representation, pertaining to the disputed boundary between New York and Massachusetts, 1773-1787, and undated
Collected papers by John Langdon Sibley ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers of Jonathan Sibley and of misc. Harvard College graduates, collected by John L. Sibley for his biographical sketches of Harvard College graduates. Papers of Dr. Jonathan Sibley of Union, Me. include medical certificates, two vols. of practical observations (1831-32), one medical, and a summary of 33 years of midwifery practice written in 1831. Other papers of Harvard graduates are letters written to David Sewall, Harvard Class of 1755 and a district judge in York, Me., from various correspondents including Theodore Sedgwick and Oliver Wolcott; letters from Bezaleel Taft (Harvard 1804) and Samuel Lowder (Harvard 1805) to William J. Whipple of Uxbridge, Mass. and the Class of 1805 written from 1804-10; and notebooks on the study of Arabic, Greek, and Hebrew kept by Stephen Sewall, Class of 1761 and the Hancock Professor of Hebrew and other Oriental Languages at Harvard
Papers by Caleb Strong ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Lawyer of Northampton, Mass., and U.S. Senator and Governor of Massachusetts. Official correspondence relating to U.S. legislative and governmental affairs and to Massachusetts affairs; together with early Strong family papers consisting chiefly of deeds to Northampton property belonging to Elder John Strong (1605-1699) and his descendants, Ebenezer Strong (1643-1729), Jonathan Strong (b.1683), and Caleb Strong, Sr. (b.1710), and including correspondence, genealogies, wills, inventories of estates, and other legal documents. Strong's correspondents include John Adams, John Quincy Adams, Loammi Baldwin, Henry Dearborn, Christopher Gore, John Hancock, John Jay, James Madison, Jonathan Mason, James Monroe, Timothy Pickering, Theodore Sedgwick, Jonathan Trumbull (1740-1809), and George Washington
Letters by William Eustis ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters written to physician, politician, and diplomat William Eustis and others. Correspondents include Gen. William North and members of the Langdon family. There are indiviual letters from Theodore Sedgwick Sr., Benjamin Lincoln, James Madison, the marquis de Lafayette, and Benjamin Silliman. Major topics are national politics, the War of 1812, and veterans' affairs. Also, Eustis's diary for the years 1812 and 1816-17, including an account of his daily activities as U.S. minister to the Netherlands
Catharine Maria Sedgwick papers by Catharine Maria Sedgwick ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers I-III of author Catharine M. Sedgwick. Primarily correspondence with Sedgwick family members, most notably her niece Katharine S. Minot, Sedgwick's parents Theodore and Pamela D. Sedgwick, and her brothers Charles, Robert, and Henry D. (1785-1831); and with contemporary literary figures such as Nathaniel Hawthorne, John G. Whittier, and Julia W. Howe. The subjects of the correspondence include her career as a writer, her works, family matters, the abolitionist movement, Unitarianism, and her social position as a single woman. The papers also include her volumes of reminiscences; diaries (1811-1812, 1826-1839, 1849-1854, and 1857-1863) kept in New York City, Stockbridge, and Lenox, Mass. and on trips to New York and Canada (1821) and Europe (1839-1840)
Theodore Sedgwick correspondence by Theodore Sedgwick ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
ALS written by Sedgwick to Benjamin Bourne regarding Congressional representation, assumption of state debt, government relations with Indians, and other political matters
Papers of Catharine Maria Sedgwick by Catharine Maria Sedgwick ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection also contains two engravings of her after portraits by Charles Ingham
Shays' Rebellion papers ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A small collection of letters related to Shays' Rebellion, the armed revolt led by Daniel Shays against the government authority in western and central Mass. between Aug. 1786 and Feb. 1787. The letters communicated between James Bowdoin, the governor of Mass., and the military officers sent to quell the revolt concern the insurgents' attempts to disrupt the Mass. Supreme Judicial Court, the deployment of state and federal troops, and the latest reports on the military situation. Correspondents include Benjamin Lincoln, Nathan Dane, David Cobb, John Brooks, Daniel Shays, John Sullivan, and Theodore Sedgwick
Papers by Caleb Davis ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
(Con't) Also included are 2 letters from J. Hector St. John de Crèvecoeur (1782), one from George Washington (Aug. 1781), one from Paul Revere (Feb. 1779), and several from Samuel Adams (1778-1781). Also, letters from his brothers Amasa, Joshua, and Nathaniel Davis; school essays of John D. Davis; copy books of Davis's third wife, Eleanor Cheever, from the 1760s; and journals kept by William Downes Cheever during a trip to Europe, 1778-79
Papers by Norton family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers and genealogies of the Norton and Andrews families. Included are deeds of John Norton and Thomas Andrews and other family members to lands in Hingham, Mass. and other locations; Norton family correspondence, in particular among Rev. Jacob Norton and his daughters Elizabeth C., Mary C. (later Mrs. Jacob Howe), and Lucy A. Norton (later Eames), and courtship letters between Jacob Howe and his future wife; papers, some related to his service in the Revolutionary War, of Joseph Andrews; and letters to Loring Andrews, printer of Stockbridge, Mass., including several from Theodore Sedgwick regarding contemporary politics. Also, letters to London merchant Samuel Eliot related to his business interests; and letters from Alexis de Tocqueville (in French) to Theodore Sedgwick and others
A history of the town of Shrewsbury furnished for the Worcester magazine and historical journal by Andrew Henshaw Ward ( Book )
1 edition published in 1826 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
by Theodore Sedgwick ( )
1 edition published in 1777 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter, dated Sheffield, England, from Sedgwick to Henry Van Schaack explaining that he will travel as soon as his wife is feeling better
by Theodore Sedgwick ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Sixteen manuscript letters from Theodore Sedgwick, U.S. representative and senator from Mass., to Peter Van Schaack of Kinderhook, NY, 1789-1801. The letters were written from New York and Philadelphia where Sedgwick was serving in Congress, and from his home in Stockbridge. The bulk of the letters relate to pending legislation and Congressional business, in particular relations between the president and Congress and Jay's Treaty with Great Britain. The collection also includes one letter from Van Schaack to Sedgwick and a few miscellaneous fragments relating to legal cases
 
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