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Sedgwick, Theodore 1746-1813

Overview
Works: 54 works in 71 publications in 1 language and 873 library holdings
Genres: History  Genealogy  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives 
Roles: Author
Classifications: Z1215, A974.4
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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 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
Letters by William Eustis( )

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
[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
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
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
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
Stockbridge, to Peter Van Schaack by Theodore Sedgwick( )

1 edition published in 1792 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Concerning sending out books and a future visit
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
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
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)
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
Letter by Theodore Sedgwick( )

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
A history of the town of Shrewsbury by Andrew Henshaw Ward( Book )

1 edition published in 1826 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers by Caleb Davis( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, bills & receipts, and accounts of Boston merchant Caleb Davis. Starting in the grocery business in the late 1750s, Davis expanded into the shipping trade, doing extensive business with the firm of Cravath and Dugan of Baltimore in fish, rum, flour, iron, and staves. After the Revolutionary War, he continued trade with several firms in Europe and the West Indies. During the Revolution he corresponded with Gen. William Heath and Dr. Barnabas Biddle, mostly about equipment and supplies. Davis became Speaker of the Mass. House of Representatives and was a representative to the state convention that ratified the U.S. Constitution. His correspondence includes letters from Rufus King, Nathaniel Gorham, and Theodore Sedgwick concerning the Constitution
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
[Theodore Sedgwick correspondence] by Theodore Sedgwick( )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Theodore Sedgwick amerikai szentor

Theodore Sedgwick politicien amricain

Theodore Sedgwick US-amerikanischer Jurist und Politiker

תאודור סדג'וויק

تئودور سجویک قاضی، وکیل، و سیاست‌مدار آمریکایی

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English (54)