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|Named Person:||Noah Webster; Noah Webster|
|Document Type:||Archival Material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Noah Webster; John Greenleaf; Abiel Holmes; Timothy Pickering; Benjamin Rush; Rebecca Greenleaf Webster
|Description:||Originals: 3 linear feet (10 boxes). Copies: 11 microfilm reels.|
|Other Titles:||American magazine (New York, N.Y. : 1787)
New-York commercial advertiser (New York, N.Y. : 1804)
Correspondence and diaries, 1784-1820, relate to his career as lawyer, educator, editor of newspapers, federalist agitator, lexicographer, and etymologist. Included are his writings on banking, the history of political parties, federalism, and suffrage. Also, papers concerning his American Dictionary of the English Language, Amherst College, epidemics, etymology, legislation in Connecticut, amendments to the U.S. Constitution, and other matters.
- Webster, Noah, -- 1758-1843.
- Webster, Noah, -- 1758-1843. -- American dictionary of the English language.
- Amherst College -- Students.
- Banks and banking -- United States.
- English language -- Etymology.
- Federal government.
- Political parties -- History.
- Connecticut -- Politics and government -- 1775-1865.
- United States -- Constitution -- Amendments.
- United States -- Politics and government -- 1783-1809.