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Peabody, George 1795-1869

Overview
Works: 232 works in 371 publications in 1 language and 5,246 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Conference proceedings  Catalogs  Pictorial works 
Classifications: F74.D2, 920
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Most widely held works by George Peabody
The Peabody Institute of the city of Baltimore the founder's letters and the papers relating to its dedication and its history up to the 1st January, 1868 by Johns Hopkins University ( )
1 edition published in 1868 in English and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letter from George Peabody, esq. to the trustees for the establishment of an institute in the city of Baltimore by George Peabody ( )
6 editions published in 1857 in English and Undetermined and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mr. Peabody's gift to the poor of London statement of the trustees by H. G Somerby ( Book )
2 editions published in 1865 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Three letters of Mr. George Peabody : who established the Peabody Education Fund A.D. 1867 by George Peabody ( Book )
3 editions published in 1910 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Address at the opening of the Eastern Rail Road between Boston and Salem August 27, 1838 by George Peabody ( Book )
1 edition published in 1888 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Yes Sir-ee by George Peabody ( )
1 edition published in 1846 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
by George Peabody ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Personal papers series contains Peabody's family and personal correspondence, diaries, speeches, information relating to his courtship with Esther Elizabeth Hoppin, financial and legal papers, and ephemera; and correspondence of family members including Achsah, Thomas, and Jeremiah Peabody, Judith (Peabody) Russell Daniels, Jeremiah Russell, and Mary (Peabody) and Caleb Marsh. Correspondence with major political, business, and diplomatic figures, business associates, and family members reflects Peabody's interests and financial support in many areas, including sculptor Hiram Powers, portraitist George Healy, the Crystal Palace Exhibition (1851), construction of the Panama Canal, support of financier Henry Grinnell in the search for Arctic explorer Sir John Franklin, historical and educational organizations such as Peabody Institutes in Baltimore (now part of Johns Hopkins University) and Danvers, Mass., Civil War, Anglo-American relations, and Delia S. Bacon's research on the "true" authorship of Shakespeare's works
Peabody Institute. Mr. Peabody's letters of September 22, 1869, and the report of the treasurer, third annual report of the provost to the trustees, June 2, 1870 by Md.) Peabody Institute (Baltimore ( Book )
1 edition published in 1870 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas Prichard Rossiter and Rossiter family papers by Thomas Prichard Rossiter ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Also found are letters to Edith Rossiter Bevan and her writings on her grandfather, Thomas Prichard Rossiter, including a biography and checklist of his paintings. Bevan also compiled a scrapbook on his career and family history which includes drawings by Rossiter, photographs of the Rossiter family and his artwork, notes by Bevan, news clippings, and other printed material
Harriet C. Shaw collection by Harriet C Shaw ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Miscellaneous collection of mansucripts collected by Harriet C. Shaw, including a letter of protection issued to Thomas Merrill, Jr. by Isaac Islley, 4 June 1804; letter from George Peabody to Thomas Shaw about banking, 13 June 1858; a facsimile of a letter from Queen Victoria of Great Britain to George Peabody about giving him a title of nobility for his philanthropic work, 28 March 1866; a log of the voyage of the bark Lincoln, commanded by F.A. Merrill, from New York to Appalachicola, Florida, April-June 1856; and from Boston to Australia in the ship Chasca, commanded by L.W. Merrill, 7 Aug-4 July 1857
by Sarah Fisher Ames ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Collection of letters and printed items to Mrs. Ames from prominent figures of the day, including: Mary Mann, John Hay, Robert Winthrop, Whitelaw Reid, J.O.P. Burnside, Wendell Phillips, Rufus King. Also includes: also includes letter from her husband, Joseph A. Ames; three letters from her son stationed in Cuba; various letters of introduction and permission, including one from Abraham Lincoln; letters to her husband, Joseph Ames
Residence of George Peabody, Salem, Mass by Geo. H. Walker & Co ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1884 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers of George Peabody by George Peabody ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Salem Light Infantry Records by Massachusetts ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Administrative Records include constitutions, by-laws, orderly books, meeting records, and historical memos. Subseries A. Constitution and By-Laws includes multiple copies of the Salem Light Infantry Constitution and By-Laws. These documents were updated over the years and the multiple copies of these documents capture the changes. Subseries B. Orderly Records includes special and general orders from over fifty years of the Salem Light Infantry's service. Subseries C. Meeting and Committees includes company records which summarize committee and member meetings. Subseries D. Company History includes historical memos, documents created by members of the Salem Light Infantry to commemorate significant accomplishments and events in the history of the organization. Within these memos include a compiled list of all public appearances and parades of the Salem Light Infantry, a list of musicians of the Salem Light Infantry, multiple lists of members who were in attendance at various events, meeting programs, invitations, anniversaries, and correspondence. Membership Records includes lists of members from various time periods of the Salem Light Infantry's service. In addition, appointment letters, muster lists, and descriptive books of active, wounded, and deceased members are included. Financial Records include account books of the Salem Light Infantry that document expenses such as membership assessment, clothing, and general receipts of service
 
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