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Dana, Francis 1743-1811

Overview
Works: 38 works in 46 publications in 3 languages and 387 library holdings
Genres: History  Sources  Personal narratives  Records and correspondence  Portraits  Catalogs 
Roles: Author
Classifications: KFM2908,
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by Francis Dana( )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Elbridge Gerry papers by Elbridge Gerry( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence of statesman Elbridge Gerry and his family. Gerry's correspondence with Samuel Adams, John Adams, Tristram Dalton, James Warren, Joseph Trumbull, Rev. William Gordon, Francis Dana, James Sullivan, James Lovell, and John Wendell concerns: a smallpox epidemic in Boston (1774), reaction to the British blockade of Boston, campaigns of the Revolutionary War, military supplies and the payment of soldiers, money troubles of the young United States, and the Treaty of Paris. Later correspondence concerns Mass. and national politics, Gerry's diplomatic mission to Paris and the subsequent war with France, the Louisiana Purchase, and the Jefferson and Madison administrations. Gerry's letters to his wife Ann Thompson Gerry and his children Ann, Eliza, and Elbridge Gerry describe Washington and its social life, as well as news about the War of 1812
by Israel Keith( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers consist chiefly of letters to and from Israel Keith concerning his experiences of military service during the Revolutionary War and Shay's Rebellion, his views on political and social issues, and personal and family matters. The letters related to the Revolutionary War include information on military operations of the Continental Army in battles of Long Island and White Plains, Burgoyne's Invasion, Saratoga Campaign, and Penobscot Expedition. Also, some of the letters concern British soldiers and officers taken prisoner by American forces. Correspondents include Cyrus Keith, James Bowdoin, Joseph Pearse Palmer, Samuel Holden Parsons, William Heath, Francis Dana, and John Hancock
Signers of the Constitution of the United States : ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A collection of 82 autograph letters and documents signed by the signers of the Constitution of the United States and by non-signing members of the Federal Convention. Items in the collection have been described individually in separate catalog records (MA 555.1-82; see related records for more information
Papers by Israel Keith( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Typescripts of the papers of Israel Keith, Adjutant-General under William Heath and John Hancock. Letters to and from Keith concern his experiences in the Revolutionary War and Shays's Rebellion, his views on political and social issues, and a deed to land in Pittsford, Vermont. Also included is a document concerning the case of a doctor being sued by a Black man for the removal of the remains of his buried wife. Correspondents include James Bowdoin, Joseph Pearse Palmer, S.H. Parsons, William Heath, and Francis Dana. Location of originals unknown
[Boston], to Francis Dana by Francis Dana( )
1 edition published in 1793 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Being a receipt for interest paid to Francis Dana from the United States Loan Office
Dana family papers by Dana family( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Personal and official documents of Francis Dana, Massachusetts revolutionary leader, minister to Russia and chief justice of the Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court; Richard Henry Dana, noted poet and essayist; Richard Henry Dana, Jr., author and United States attorney for Massachusetts during the Civil War; Richard Henry Dana III, civil service reformer; and other family members
Paris, to Francis Dana by John Adams( )
1 edition published in 1782 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Concerning the signing of the peace treaty with Great Britain, and the advisability of notifying the Russian government
Henry W. Taft autograph collection by Henry W Taft( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Two disbound volumes of letters, legal documents, autographs, engravings, and photographs of prominent judges, primarily in Massachusetts courts, and political figures, 1759-1904. The collection was gathered by Henry Walbridge Taft of Pittsfield, Mass., a lawyer and clerk of the Court for the County of Berkshire. The bulk of Vol. II is organized by judicial positions such as Mass. justices of the Supreme Judicial Court, and pre-Revolutionary justices of the Court of Common Pleas in Berkshire County, among other categories. Some of the letters in the collection are addressed to Taft in his position as Clerk of the Court. Judges represented in the collection include: Francis Dana, Horace Grey, John Lathrop, Samuel Sewall, and John Wells
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in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A collection of autograph letters, documents, or signatures of each signer of the Articles of Confederation. The items, which are organized roughly alphabetically, are described in 56 individual records (MA 557.1-55 and MA 1083, a contemporary copy of the thirteen Articles of Confederation laid in at the front of the volume)
Dana family financial records by Dana family( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection primarily contains bills and receipts of Francis Dana and other Dana family members as well as bills and receipts of Francis Dana's contemporaries including Israel Thorndike. There is correspondence of the Dana family members including letters from William Cullen Bryant to Richard Henry Dana as well as correspondence between Richard Henry Dana III and William Penn Cresson about the latter's biography, Francis Dana, a Puritan diplomat in the court of Catherine the Great. There is a small amount of correspondence and other materials received with the collection whose relationship to the Dana family is unclear
"State of Massachusetts-Bay, Council-Chamber," ( )
1 edition published in 1777 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Directing the recipient to "pay out of the public Treasury of this State to Hon'ble. Oliver Prescott Esq. for the Use of Nathan Smith for sundry Expences in riding from Place to Place for the Purpose of apprehending Money Makers -- the sum of forty three Pounds, one Shilling & Six Pence."
by Dana family( )
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collection primarily contains bills and receipts of Francis Dana and other Dana family members as well as bills and receipts of Francis Dana's contemporaries including Israel Thorndike. There is correspondence of the Dana family members including letters from William Cullen Bryant to Richard Henry Dana as well as correspondence between Richard Henry Dana III and William Penn Cresson about the latter's biography, Francis Dana, a Puritan diplomat in the court of Catherine the Great. There is a small amount of correspondence and other materials received with the collection whose relationship to the Dana family is unclear
La premiere part des ans du roy Henry le VI. Or nouvellement perusee, & corrigee, avec les marginal' notes. Et une profitable table annexee a ceo ( Book )
1 edition published in 1679 in Romance and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Papers of James Winthrop related to the Harvard College Library by James Winthrop( )
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This collection contains a small assortment of thirteen administrative records related to the Harvard College Library and its management by the College Librarian, dating from 1780 to 1801. The document consist of two letters concerning book donations to the College Library; five documents concerning library staff appointments and payment for service; and six documents related to book borrowing, book binding, and the arrangement of volumes. The records are primarily dated within James Winthrop's tenure as College Librarian from 1772 to 1787 though many of the documents do not concern Winthrop
 
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Languages
English (41)
Romance (2)
French (1)