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Witherell, James 1759-1838

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Works: 23 works in 28 publications in 1 language and 164 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Archives  Melodrama 
Classifications: AC1, 812.54
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Rutland County convention by Republican Party (Vt. : 1792-1828) ( Book )
3 editions published in 1813 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bigfoot's revenge by James Witherell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A humerous melodrama involving "Bigfoot," also known as Sasquatch, a half-human beast reputed to roam the mountains of the American West, especially in the vicinity of Mt. Shasta, California. The setting is the Mt. Shasta Stage Stop and General Store, during the summer, 1870
The winds of Weed : a melodrama by James Witherell ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"All of the action takes place in Lip Sing's Restaurant, Bar, and Laundry, located in the lumber town of Weed, California, in the early 1920's." (Synopsis of scenes)
The perils of Pusher : a melodrama in two scenes by James Witherell ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The scene is an abandoned railroad boxcar alongside the newly-completed tracks in the Sacramento River canyon of northern California. The year is 1886. "Duke Deadheader, the most rotten rascal on the railroad, plots to relieve the simple but honest stationmaster, Ralph Roundhouse, of the company's construction funds." Characters include the hero, Stanley Studmill, the heroine, Rebecca Roundhouse, the mysterious Chinese foreman, Gan Dee, the ever-reliable, Boxcar Betsy and her cousin, Bullhorn Beulah. "Duke and his beautiful but equally nasty accomplice, Flora Flagstop, find themselves caught in one of the most hilarious chases ever staged."
Who is Black Bart? : or the scourge of Siskiyou : a melodrama by James Witherell ( Book )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Although many of these characters were actual people, this play is a work of fiction - or perhaps fantasy. While Lotta Crabtree, Bret Harte, Joaquin Miller, and Mark Twain were all in Yreka at some time, it is unlikely they were there on the same day. Even so, they might have crossed the paths of Charles Bolton, James Hume, Nugget Tom, or Stagecoach Sally. In reality, Hume finally captured Black Bart in San Francisco, but it's more fun to have it happen in Siskiyou." (Authors note)
COS Foundation ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Foreign direct investment and taxation in the OECD and Dynamic Asian Economies by James Witherell ( )
1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The nature of the MAI by James Witherell ( )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Melvin Dorr commission by Melvin Dorr ( )
1 edition published in 1828 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Appointment as Chief justice of the County Court of Wayne County, signed by Lewis Cass and James Witherell; together with Dorr's oath of office sworn before Robert Abbott
COS Foundation 1996 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1996 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Bigfoot's revenge by James Witherell ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Lewis Montgomery Miller collection : papers of Michigan Supreme Court justices ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This collection consists of legislative proposals and acts, court rules, appropriations and clerk fee documentation. Topics vary: divorce, child support, tax collection, debtors, rules of conduct for local constables and justice of the peace, and prison limits. Also includes a proposal for the Office of Surveyor (1806) and the appointment (1805) of Gabriel Richard to run a lottery where the funds collected would be used "for the encouragement of Literature and the improvement of the City of Detroit."
Jefferson Davis papers by Jefferson Davis ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter from Davis to Alexander Macomb (1832); and one from Davis to Col. J.F.H. Claiborne, New Orleans, concerning application for timber agency (1853)
 
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