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Simcoe, Elizabeth 1762-1850

Overview
Works: 76 works in 119 publications in 2 languages and 771 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Diaries  History  Sources  Pictorial works  Catalogs  Maps  Manuscript maps 
Roles: Author, Contributor
Classifications: F1058, 917.13032
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Most widely held works about Elizabeth Simcoe
 
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Mrs. Simcoe's diary by Elizabeth Simcoe( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1978 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Simcoe's diary, describing Canada from 1791 to 1796, is history written as it was being made -- an account instilled with excitement and delight
The diary of Mrs. John Graves Simcoe : wife of the first Lieutenant-Governor of the province of Upper Canada 1792-6 by Elizabeth Simcoe( Book )

6 editions published between 1911 and 1973 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of Castle Frank by John Chancellor Boylen( Book )

1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary by Elizabeth Simcoe( Book )

5 editions published between 1965 and 1978 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mrs. Simcoe's diary, with illus. from the original manuscript by Elizabeth Simcoe( Book )

3 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The diary of Mrs. John Graves Simcoe : wife of the first lieutenant-governor of the province of Upper Canada, 1792-6 ; with notes and a biography by Elizabeth Simcoe( Book )

3 editions published between 1911 and 1934 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work combines dozens of illustrations and the diary entries of Elizabeth Simcoe, the wife of John Graves Simcoe who served as the first governor of Upper Canada and Fort York in the late 1700s. Elizabeth's detailed diary-keeping and paintings have helped historians immensely to piece together a picture of what life was like in the early days of Fort York, later to be Toronto
The great accomplishment by Averil Mackenzie-Grieve( Book )

3 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

18th century Englishwomen in the colonies: Anna Maria Falconbridge (Sierra Leone).-Mrs. Brodbelt and her daughters (Jamaica).-Eliza Pinckney (South Carolina).-Elizabeth Postuma Simcoe (Upper Canada).-Elizabeth Macarthur (New South Wales.)
A Simcoe relic : among the Thousand Isles in 1796 : fragment of a MS. journal of Mrs. Simcoe by Elizabeth Simcoe( Book )

1 edition published in 1896 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diary of mrs. john graves simcoe, wife of the first lieutenant-governor of : with notes and a by Elizabeth Simcoe( Book )

4 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Simcoe (1762-1850) : une amateure et intellectuelle anglaise dans les Canadas. Son œuvre écrite et dessinée, et le projet colonial by Denis Longchamps( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elizabeth Posthuma Gwillim Simcoe était en voyage officiel dans les Canadas de 1791 à 1796. Elle accompagna son mari, John Graves Simcoe qui prenait le poste de lieutenant-gouverneur de la province du Haut-Canada récemment créé. Tout au long de ce voyage, elle rédigea un journal qu'elle envoyait par section à la famille et aux amis en Angleterre. Le journal était illustré d'esquisses prises in situ dont elle se servait pour peindre des aquarelles. Les études publiées à ce jour sont surtout axées sur les écrits de Madame Simcoe, utilisant sa production artistique comme illustration. Récemment, quelques recherches se sont intéressées à son oeuvre peinte, mais de façon très restreinte, n'examinant qu'un petit nombre d'oeuvres à la fois généralement dans le but de situer son oeuvre dans un discours sur le pittoresque. De plus, les auteurs ont abordé leur sujet d'un point de vue canadien; cependant, Elizabeth Simcoe était anglaise. La présente dissertation analyse l'oeuvre d'Elizabeth Simcoe, un corpus de plus de sept cents aquarelles, cartes, esquisses et dessins, en considérant d'abord et avant tout son patrimoine culturel et politique anglais, lequel a formé son regard. Appuyés par des études qui critiquent les approches coloniales traditionnelles, nous avons pu donner à Madame Simcoe la place qui lui revient, celle d'une amateure et artiste engagée. Tout en appuyant le projet colonial de son mari, Elizabeth Simcoe fit aussi, parfois publiquement, la promotion de l'Empire britannique
Governor Simcoe and his lady by Marcus Van Steen( Book )

2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Sketch map of Upper Canada showing the routes Lt. Gov. J.G. Simcoe took on trips between March, 1792, and September, 1795] by Elizabeth Simcoe( )

1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The Great Lakes and the Ohio, ca. 1800]( )

1 edition published in 1800 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Near Gloucester Bay by Elizabeth Simcoe( Visual )

1 edition published in 1795 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Elizabeth Simcoe (1766-1850) : [introduction and catalogue by Elizabeth Simcoe( Book )

1 edition published in 1978 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Cootes Paradise near Burlington Bay by Elizabeth Simcoe( Visual )

1 edition published in 1796 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Queenstown or Landing near Niagara by Elizabeth Simcoe( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

From Francis Island in Lake Simcoe by Elizabeth Simcoe( Visual )

1 edition published in 1795 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Navy Hall opposite Niagara by Elizabeth Simcoe( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Castle Frank near York by Elizabeth Simcoe( Visual )

1 edition published in 1794 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Elizabeth Simcoe British artist

Elizabeth Simcoe British artist and diarist

Elizabeth Simcoe Ehefrau von John Graves Simcoe

Gwillim, Elizabeth 1762-1850

Simcoe, Elizabeth Posthuma

Simcoe, Elizabeth Posthuma Gwillim 1762-1850

Simcoe, Elizabeth Posthuma Gwillim 1766-1850

Simcoe, John Graves 1762-1850 Mrs

Simcoe, John Graves, Mrs., 1762-1850

伊利沙伯·閃高

Languages
English (74)

French (2)

Covers
Mrs. Simcoe's diary