WorldCat Identities

Geddes, James 1763-1838

Overview
Works: 24 works in 31 publications in 1 language and 197 library holdings
Genres: Surveys  Maps  Charts, diagrams, etc  History 
Roles: Author, Illustrator
Classifications: HB161, 912.747
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Most widely held works by James Geddes
Canal report by James Geddes( Book )

4 editions published in 1823 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Map and profile of the Champlain Canal as made from Lake Champlain to the Hudson River and surveyed thence to the tide at Waterford by James Geddes( )

2 editions published between 1820 and 1825 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Report of the Maryland commissioners on a proposed canal from Baltimore to Conewago. : [One line in Latin from Plautus] by Maryland( Book )

1 edition published in 1823 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The annual report of the board of directors of the Welland Canal Company, for 1828. Published by order of the Board by Welland Canal Company( Book )

1 edition published in 1829 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Report of the Canal Commissioners in relation to the Cayuga marshes : to the Legislature of the State of New York by New York (State)( Book )

1 edition published in 1832 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letter of James Geddes by James Geddes( )

1 edition published in 1805 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Simeon De Witt correspondence by Simeon De Witt( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Simeon De Witt (1756-1834) was Geographer and Surveyor General of the Continental Army during the American Revolution and Surveyor General of the State of New York for the fifty years from 1784 until 1834. The correspondence consists of letters from De Witt to John Randel, T. R. Beck, and Benjamin Silliman; and letters to De Witt from Thomas Eddy and James Geddes, all relating to professional matters
John W. Taylor correspondence and papers by John W Taylor( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Taylor Papers include speeches mostly in manuscript form. One speech delivered in Ballston Spa on October 8, 1831 was printed as a pamphlet supplement to the Schenectady and Saratoga Standard. An undated broadside entitled The People's Nomination describes a meeting held at Ballston Spa at which Taylor was nominated for Congress. There are certificates, including stock certificates in the Mohawk Bridge and Ballston Turnpike Company; deeds, mortgages, and other land papers, including two deeds in the name of his father-in-law, James Hodge; petitions; memoranda; several diplomas from Union College; circulars; receipts; records of the findings of an inquest held in 1812; minutes and lists. Personal correspondence includes the draft of a letter to and the reply from Thomas Jefferson. There are also large numbers of invitations and visiting cards
Champlain canal 1859 [and] map and profile of the Champlain canal as made from Lake Champlain to the Hudson River and surveyed thence to the tide at Waterford by Jas. Geddes, engineer, 1825 by Canal Society of New York State( )

1 edition published in 1825 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Canal letters( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Includes the following: 6 Feb. 1836, John Dillon to Alfred Kelley; 28 March 1838, Sam Macracken to Leander Ransom; 15 Dec. 1829, Leander Ransom to Alfred Kelley; 31 Dec. 1829, Leander Ransom to Alfred Kelley; 19 Jan. 1834, James Geddes to Alfred Kelley; 28 Feb. 1837, D.H. Beardsley to Leander Ransom
Report of the Canal Commissioners, transmitting a report from James Geddes, relative to draining the Cayuga marshes by James Geddes( Book )

1 edition published in 1833 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In Assembly, March 2, 1827. Communication from James Geddes, relative to the Chenango Canal by James Geddes( Book )

1 edition published in 1827 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Volleyball Team by James Geddes( Book )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

James Geddes papers by James Geddes( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Deeds, indentures, and other land records for the Fairmount area of Syracuse, New York; chief correspondents include Simeon DeWitt, Robert Geddis, and John and George Geddes; includes correspondence, legal papers, and other records; subjects include the Chenango Canal and other waterways, Pennsylvania lands, and family matters. Also, manuscript maps of the northern canal
 
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Alternative Names
James Geddes American engineer and politician

James Geddes US-amerikanischer Politiker

Languages
English (31)