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Edmond, William 1755-1838

Overview
Works: 19 works in 26 publications in 1 language and 177 library holdings
Genres: Sources  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: CS71, 929.2
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Most widely held works by William Edmond
Religion the life of man by William Edmond( Book )

2 editions published in 1844 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Religion the life of man, the substance of some addresses in a public Institution by William Edmond( Book )

2 editions published in 1844 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A short directory for the willing mind, with an introductory discourse on repentance and its fruits by William Edmond( Book )

1 edition published in 1845 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

William Edmond personal and family papers by William Edmond( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Primarily letters written by Edmond, mostly to his wife and brother, while he was serving in Congress from 1797-1801. A graduate of Yale, Edmond was a lawyer in Newtown, Connecticut. His letters describe strained relations with France, the defeat of Bonaparte, a duel, the theater, and a presidential ball. He also gives ample advice to his wife on her spiritual and physical health. His papers also contain legal notes from cases he took, deeds, a journal page written while in Congress, and a statement of his injury in the Revolutionary War. Family papers include deeds for land in Newtown bought and sold by John Chandler, Edmond's father-in-law, and correspondence, receipts, notes on births, marriages and deaths, and assorted documents relating to the Booth and Curtis families, his daughter and granddaughter respectively
Letters to Mary Elizabeth Edmond by William Edmond( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Letters from Newtown, Conn., to his daughter Polly at Miss Patten's school in Hartford, Conn., giving family news and admonishing her. Defines characteristics of a girl, a woman and a slut. Mentions Mr. Griffith's dancing school on July 15, 1797
Friendship album by Ann M Edmond( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Poetry and prose written by friends in Newtown, Conn.; includes thirteen pages of poems written by her father, William Edmond
 
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Alternative Names
William Edmond American politician

William Edmond Amerikaans politicus (1755-1838)

William Edmond amerikansk politikar

William Edmond amerikansk politiker

William Edmond polític estatunidenc

William Edmond politicien américain

William Edmond político estadounidense

William Edmond US-amerikaanschen Politiker

William Edmond US-amerikanischer Politiker

Languages
English (26)