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Cocke, John Hartwell 1780-1866

Overview
Works: 219 works in 246 publications in 1 language and 2,033 library holdings
Genres: History  Autographs  Sources  Designs and plans  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Former owner
Classifications: QD28, 540
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Most widely held works about John Hartwell Cocke
 
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Most widely held works by John Hartwell Cocke
Tobacco, the bane of Virginia husbandry by John Hartwell Cocke( Book )

3 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter to General John H. Cocke, of Virginia, (late president of the American Temperance Union,) by Edward C Delavan( Book )

2 editions published in 1856 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Papers : of John Hartwell Cocke by John Hartwell Cocke( )

in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

There are various notes and letters regarding business and personal matters, including land purchases, and a report on W.R.C. Cocke's attendance at the University of Virginia
Temperance essays, and selections from different authors by Edward C Delavan( Book )

2 editions published in 1865 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Research material on John Hartwell Cocke by Armistead C Gordon( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collection also contains clipped signatures of Daniel Webster and John Quincy Adams
The idol of two hundred millions, addressed to the American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions by John Hartwell Cocke( Book )

2 editions published in 1870 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resolution of the visitors by University of Virginia( )

1 edition published in 1817 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Resolution signed by Cocke, Jefferson, James Madison, and James Monroe appoints John H. Cocke and Thomas Jefferson a committee to handle the business of a proctor
Letter to John Hartwell Cocke regarding cuttings of plants he is sending the general by Thomas Jefferson( )

1 edition published in 1817 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter, 1826 Jan. 20 Monticello, to Joseph Carrington Cabell regarding his debts & plans to sell property [1 l. holograph signed. 24 x 2 cm.] -- Engravings, 1802? of Cabell made in Paris by Godefrey [2 items engraved 8.5 x 7.5 cm.]
Copies of the notes furnished by Mr. Johnson to Mr. Garrett( )

1 edition published in 1827 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The notes concern arrangements for a loan for the University of Virginia. The arrangement specifies that the University should issue 20-year "certificates of loan" in sums of $1000 each, bearing 6% interest annually; further, the "trustees of Mrs. Randolph" may take "any number of these certificates, not exceeding ten or twelve." An additional note by Nicholas Philip Trist is included on each copy. John Hartwell Cocke amends one of the agreemenst on the verso and signs and dates it 23 May 1827. This agreement is also signed by Chapman Johnson and George Loyall
Correspondence of John H. Cocke by John Hartwell Cocke( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letters from Thomas Jefferson regarding the University of Virginia (15 letters dated 1810-1826) ; from James Madison regarding the University (15 letters dated 1826-1833) ; from Bishop James Madison, 1801, containing a catalog of books for a gentlemen's library ; from James Monroe regarding his memoirs and the education of Cocke's son (3 letters, 1827-1831) ; from James Buchanan, 1845, regarding a letter for Mr. Brent
Papers concerning the establishment and construction of the University of Virginia( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The collection consists of photostats of letters from Thomas Jefferson to James Dinsmore, Matthew Brown, Thomas Cooper, James Oldham and John H. Cocke concerning the hire of John M. Perry for wooden work, brickwork for Central college, work on the Rotunda, progress of the University, and a recommendation for William Coffee as sculptor
Papers of the Ambler and Barbour families by Ambler family( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Personal and business papers of the families from Amherst and Orange Counties and Barboursville, largely of John Jaquelin Ambler and of his father-in-law, Philip Pendleton Barbour, deal with the estate Glen Ambler in Amherst
Papers of Wilson Cary Nicholas including material on William and Mary College by Wilson Cary Nicholas( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Specific topics of interest include the Albemarle militia (1795); investments in western lands and interest in the James River and Kanawha Canal Co.; contracts for supplying pork to the U.S. Navy; papers for his term as collector of the port of Norfolk, Va.; accounts of his flour mill at Warren, Albemarle County, Va.; Agricultural Society of Albemarle; and Central College subscriptions
Letter to John Hartwell Cocke by Thomas Jefferson( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Letter from Jefferson to Cocke dated 1817 and a profile with identifying note of Joseph Carrington Cabell, dated 1802
Architectural drawings : for John Hartwell Cocke by John Hartwell Cocke( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sketches and drawings either for proposed houses, buildings and churches or for houses owned, designed or built by Cocke. Included are details for Bremo and Lower Bremo (Fluvanna County, Va.), plans drawn by St. George Tucker and by John Patterson, and many samples of the graph paper brought from France by Thomas Jefferson
Elements of chemistry, in a new systematic order, containing all the modern discoveries by Antoine Laurent Lavoisier( Book )

1 edition published in 1802 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Monumental classic by the founder of modern chemistry is essential for undergraduate students. First explicit statement of law of conservation of matter in chemical change; first modern list of chemical elements; more. Facsimile reprint of original (1790) Kerr translation. Introduction by Professor Douglas McKie
Letters to James Madison by James Madison( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Included are letters from: John Hartwell Cocke mentioning John Tayloe Lomax; Virgil David regarding the Laurenceville Lyceum, Laurenceville, Pa.; John Madison regarding Washington College, Lexington, Va.; R.L. Madison; John Fellows to Thomas Jefferson regarding Aaron Burr; Robert C. Foster regarding estate of John S. Woods of Orange Co., and Woods' bro.-in-law James Camp; and an account
Correspondence of Francis Walker Gilmer by Francis Walker Gilmer( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondence with Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and others, largely concerning the establishment of the University of Virginia, and particularly Gilmer's efforts in England to select a teaching staff for the new institution. Includes family letters
 
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Alternative Names
John Hartwell Cocke

John Hartwell Cocke Amerikaans militair (1780-1866)

John Hartwell Cocke Brigadier general in the War of 1812.

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English (65)

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