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Harrison, Gessner 1807-1862

Overview
Works: 71 works in 99 publications in 1 language and 374 library holdings
Genres: History  Observations  Surveys  Portraits 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PA355, 485.9
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A treatise on the Greek prepositions, and on the cases of nouns with which these are used by Gessner Harrison( Book )
12 editions published between 1858 and 2009 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exposition of some of the laws of the Latin grammar by Gessner Harrison( Book )
8 editions published between 1852 and 2013 in English and held by 79 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lectures on the geography of ancient Greece with some notice of the history of the individual states by Gessner Harrison( )
4 editions published in 1834 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exposition of some of the doctrines of the Latin grammar by Gessner Harrison( )
2 editions published in 1839 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notes of lectures on the geography of ancient Italy by Gessner Harrison( Book )
1 edition published in 1835 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Additional material regarding the Tucker, Harrison, Smith and the related Stevens, Lewis, and Carter families ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The later group, 1851-1925, deals with the Harrison, Smith, Stevens, Tucker, and Carter families' personal relations and with the University of Virginia. Chief correspondents are Prof. Francis H. Smith, Gessner Harrison, Thomas H. Carter, George Tucker, Mary Stuart Harrison, and Frank Stevens. Material is interesting for its view of the University of Virginia. Letters of Thomas H. Carter discuss the university, the qualities of its graduates, and the expected presidency of Edwin A. Alderman; those of Edward Buckley Smith, Francis H. Smith, and J. Howard Smith, concern business matters and John B. Minor and F.L. Cabell regarding religion and co-education at the University of Virginia (1842)
An exposition of some of the laws of the Latin grammar. By Gessner Harrison by Gessner Harrison( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Papers from the Office of the Proctor by University of Virginia( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The papers contain 13 manuscripts in Jefferson's hand and 19 others relating to the early history of the University, plus 12 additional papers from the Proctor's Office
Letter to a publishing firm by Gessner Harrison( )
2 editions published in 1855 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harrison enquires about the date of publication of a Roman history
Autograph collection of Davis R. Marshall ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A scrapbook of signatures, letters, and some poems, chiefly of famous 19th century American literary figures. Among those represented by letters are Elihu Burritt, Edward H. Courtenay, Joseph R. Chandler, Charles Dickens, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Samuel G. Goodrich, Gessner Harrison, Joseph Henry, Joseph R. Ingersoll, Charles C. Jewett, George Junkin, John Lewis, and Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Reports and correspondence of the Proctor of the University of Virginia by University of Virginia( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A letter from student David C. Winfree, 1833 January 5, explains how a foot ailment has prevented his return to college
Optical chemical and biological oceanographic conditions in the Maritimes/Gulf Regions in 2002 by Gessner Harrison( Book )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters concerning Henry Tutwiler of the University of Virginia and the University of Alabama by Henry Tutwiler( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters written by R.M. Patterson, Gessner Harrison, Daniel Bryan, R.M.T. Hunter, John H. Cocke, John P. Emmet, George Tucker, and Robley Dunglison. Letters to James G. Birney, Stephen VanRenssalaer, and Allen C. Bryan
Commemorative book dedicated to Smith by Francis H Smith( )
1 edition published in 1902 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The volume contains letters from many of Smith's former pupils & associates including Woodrow Wilson, John Warwick Daniel, John Bassett Moore, Rosewell Page & Gessner Harrison
Letters and receipts of the Harrison family ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters, ante 1830, Gessner Harrison to Eliza Lewis Carter Tucker Harrison regarding meetings & his love for her [21 items]--Receipts, 1834-45, chiefly issued to Peachy Harrison for taxes in Rockingham and Augusta Cos. [23 items]--Hours there were to mem'ry dearer [poem] by Joseph Wade, copies by Robert Eden Scott
Papers of the Hunter-Garnett Family ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
In addition there are architectural plans, plats, and legal documents re the "Elmwood" estate; daybooks; ante-bellum political speeches and broadsides; school papers; artistic sketches; scrapbooks; debating society minutes and journals; business and legal papers; genealogical papers; papers regarding American Red Cross work in France during World War I; and a journal of travel in Portugal, 1807
Notes on Persian grammar by Gessner Harrison( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Gessner Harrison's notes on Persian grammar, n.d
Letters to the Rev. Broadus by John Albert Broadus( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Among those writing to Broadus were Albert Taylor Bledsoe, John Hartwell Cocke, John Staige Davis, Noah K. Davis, Basil L. Gildersleeve, Maximilian Schele de Vere, Gessner Harrison, Moses D. Hoge, Frederick W. Holliday, Thomas Cary Johnson, W. Gordon McCabe, William H. McGuffey, Socrates Maupin, John B. Minor, Samuel C. Mitchell, Dwight L. Moody, William E. Peters, William Barton Rogers, Francis H. Smith, George Boardman Taylor, William M. Thornton, Crawford H. Toy, George Tucker, Zebulon B. Vance and Charles S. Venable
An exposition of some of the doctrines of the Latin grammar by Gessner Harrison( Book )
1 edition published in 1839 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers of the Harrison, Smith and Tucker families: ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Other topics include a survey of General Alexander Brown's lands in Nelson County, Va; a University of Virginia program for athletic events; an article by D.G. Harrison praising John E. Massey's stand on Virginia political issues; and an article concerning the life of Robert Emmet
 
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Alternative Names
Harrison, G. (Gessner), 1807-1862
Languages
English (68)