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Erving, George William 1771-1850

Overview
Works: 31 works in 40 publications in 1 language and 154 library holdings
Genres: History  Records and correspondence  Sources  Archives  Treaties  Caricatures and cartoons  Biography 
Roles: Translator, Former owner, Author
Classifications: AC1, 913.46
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Most widely held works about George William Erving
 
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Most widely held works by George William Erving
The alphabet of the primitive language of Spain, and philosophical examination of the antiquity and civilization of the Basque people: an extract from the work of Don Juan Bautista de Erro by Juan Bautista de Erro y Azpiroz( Book )

5 editions published in 1829 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Message from the President of the U. States transmitting a report of the Secretary of the Treasury in compliance with the resolution of the seventh instant by United States( )

1 edition published in 1811 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Diplomatic services of George William Erving by J. L. M Curry( Book )

1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Precedents of conveyancing( )

1 edition published in 1790 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contains precedents from around the last decade of the 18c
Papers by James Monroe( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Copies of James Bowdoin's correspondence regarding his appointment and first years of duty as U.S. minister to Spain, and letters between other diplomats copied for his information. Correspondents include Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, James Monroe, Secretary of War Henry Dearborn, and diplomats John Armstrong, Charles Pinckney, and George William Erving. Bowdoin's main concern was to stop privateering by French vessels against American merchants in the Caribbean. Political considerations prevented him from proceeding to Madrid, and most of his letters were written from London and Paris. Included are Bowdoin's financial accounts with the United States and several watercolor paintings of roses by an unknown hand
Heirs of William Erving agreement( )

1 edition published in 1793 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Agreement signed by the heirs of William Erving to divide his bonds in Boston, Mass
Cases and opinions of counsel( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contains copies of cases with opinions of counsel. The counsel have placed their signature on several of the opinions
George William Erving correspondence by George William Erving( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Four ALsS from Erving: one to Henry Dearborn (1801 November 13), one to Sylvanus Bourne (1802 September 9), one to Robert R. Livingston (1803 July 26), and a fragment with three drawings enclosed (one dated Paris, 1815 March 27) probably written to Clara Baldwin Bomford
George William Erving by George William Erving( )

1 edition published in 1814 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This letter, sent from Bourdeaux to L. Jarvis in Paris, March 1, 1814, concerns the allies' war against Napoleon
Papers by William Jarvis( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence of William Jarvis, businessman and consul at Lisbon, Portugal, concerns privateering, the impressment of U.S. seamen, the effects of the Napoleonic Wars on trade, and the loss of the frigate Philadelphia. Correspondents include John M. Baker, John M. Forbes (1771-1831), George Erving, John Treadwell, Jacob Collamer, Horace Everett, and Daniel Humphreys. Letters from Collamer and Everett focus on a Daniel Webster debate in Congress (1830), the decline of the Federalist Party, and the anticipated wresting of political power from John Calhoun during the Van Buren administration
Letters received by George Joy by George Joy( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Manuscript and typescript copies of letters written and received by George Joy of London, England, 16 Oct. 1791- 21 Oct. 1834, pertaining to international political affairs between the United States, England, and other European countries. Correspondents include Presidents James Madison and John Quincy Adams; Prince Adolphus Frederick, Duke of Cambridge; Count Rosencrantz, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Denmark; G.W. Erving, and his brother Benjamin Joy, among others
Baldwin family papers by Baldwin family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Henry A.S. Dearborn collection by William L. Clements Library( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Henry A.S. Dearborn collection (156 items) contains the correspondence of the Massachusetts politician and author Henry Alexander Scammell Dearborn, son of the Revolutionary War General, Henry Dearborn. The papers largely document his career as the collector of the Boston Customs House and include letters from prominent government officials in Boston, New York, and Washington D.C
Wormeley-Latimer papers( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Personal papers of the Wormeley family, including letters of James Wormeley in England to his son Ralph R. of the British Royal Navy; letters of George W. Erving to Ralph R. Wormeley; and correspondence of author (Mary) Elizabeth Wormeley Latimer with her husband Randolph B. Latimer and friends, including author and historian William Hickling Prescott and Julia Ward Howe. Miscellaneous papers include a ms. biography of Virginia slave Peter Byers, who fled to Boston when his owner died; and genealogical notes on the Randolph, Preble, and Wormeley families. Other Latimer and Wormeley family members are represented in the collection as well
 
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Alternative Names
George W. Erving American diplomat

Languages
English (35)