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Hurd, Nathaniel 1730-1777

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Works: 41 works in 68 publications in 2 languages and 821 library holdings
Genres: Portraits  Sources  History  Exhibition catalogs 
Classifications: Z1215, 097
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H-ds-n's speech from the pillory ( Computer File )
6 editions published in 1762 in English and held by 155 libraries worldwide
Directions for making calcined or pearl-ashes, as practised in Hungary, &c. With a copper-plate drawing of a calcining furnace ( file )
5 editions published in 1766 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Sperma-ceti candles warranted pure ; are made by Joseph Palmer & Co. at Germantown near Boston, & to be sold by them at their store in Boston. New-England by Joseph Palmer & Co( file )
7 editions published in 1770 in English and French and held by 100 libraries worldwide
Directions for making calcined or pearl-ashes, as practised in Hungary, & c With a copper-plate drawing of a calcining furnace ( Book )
1 edition published in 1766 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Nathaniel Hurd's bookplates by Hollis French( Book )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
London Bookstore Cornhill Boston. Henry Knox, makes & binds waste books, journals by Henry Knox( Book )
in English and held by 8 libraries worldwide
Philip Godfrid Kast. Hath lately imported from London, a large assortment of drugs & medicines. by Philip Godfrid Kast( Book )
2 editions published in 1774 in English and held by 7 libraries worldwide
Seal of Dartmouth College by Winfred Smith Ross( visu )
1 edition published in 1887 in No Linguistic Content and held by 1 library worldwide
[Currency conversion table] ( visu )
1 edition published in 1765 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Subject: Currency table explaing the weight and value of coins. At top is an image of Justice holding a set of scales. At left, a man is seen bringing coins to a man sitting behind a table counting. At right, two men are seen on a shore with packages surrounding them, looking out onto a ship in the ocean
Seal of Dartmouth College by Nathaniel Hurd( visu )
1 edition published in 1773 in No Linguistic Content and held by 1 library worldwide
[Seal of Dartmouth College by Nathaniel Hurd( visu )
in No Linguistic Content and held by 1 library worldwide
Nathaniel Hurd Collection by Nathaniel Hurd( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Nathaniel Hurd (1729/30-1777) was the son of Boston silversmith from whom he learned his trade as a silversmith. In addition to his abilities as an engraver of three-dimensional silver objects, Hurd developed his skills at pictorial engraving, producing a large number of bookplates for Boston's elite and prints that served a number of commercial purposes -- military commissions ordered by the provincial government, trade cards, tables of weights and measures, even an elegant trio of watch papers on a single sheet with portraits of James Wolfe, William Pitt and King George III. He also engraved several important independent prints
Watch Paper Collection ( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
State of the Massachusetts Bay, received of by Massachusetts (Colony)( Book )
1 edition published in 1777 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Grolier Club bookplate collection by Grolier Club( Archival Material )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Bookplates and related materials; ca. 4200 bookplates, ca. 1700-1977; correspondence 1895-1977; ca. 700 signed proofs donated by notable engravers of the 20th century. Two small boxes of catalog cards (probably prepared by Ruth S. Granniss) accompany the collection. These provide cross references where both owner and designer are known Designers include G.W. Eve, W.E. Fisher, E.D. French, F.G. Hall, W.F. Hopson, L.S. Ipsen, R. Kent, S. Lipinsky, A.N. Macdonald, B. Rogers, R. Ruzicka, I. Smith, S.L. Smith, J.W. Spencely, and W.M. Stone
[Wentworth bowl] ( visu )
1 edition published in 1771 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Monograph on the Wheelock Monteith by Philip Howard Dunbar( Book )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Joseph Sewall. DD. Pastor of the Old South Church Boston. ( visu )
1 edition published in 1768 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Subject: Round half length portrait of Joseph Sewall wearing a vest and jacket and clerical collar. Below portrait is the Sewall coat of arms. Banner below image reads "Vita bene acta efficit senectutem jucundam."
[Photographs of silverwork] by Nathaniel Hurd( visu )
in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Folders contain photographs and information sheets related to roughly twenty items including a gold mourning ring, teapots, one sauceboat, and a marrow spoon. Several teapots display ornately engraved cartouches with coats of arms
 
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Alternative Names
Hurd, N. (Nathaniel), 1730-1777
Nathaniel Hurd
Languages
English (56)
French (3)
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