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Quincy, Josiah, 1772-1864


Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Additional papers of John Graham Brooks, 1845-1938

Collection Identifier: 84-M38

Addenda to the papers (MC 185) of John Graham Brooks, Unitarian minister, writer, and founder of the National Consumers' League.

Papers of Matilda Joslyn Gage, 1840-1974

Collection Identifier: MC 377: M-133

Correspondence, writings, photographs, etc., of suffragist Matilda (Joslyn) Gage.

Harvard University Corporation Papers relating to the Marshpee Indians Digital

Series Identifier: UAI 20.811
Overview: The collection contains handwritten records kept by Harvard University relating to the interactions between the Marshpee Indians and Reverend Phineas Fish from his appointment as pastor for the Marshpee Indians by Harvard in 1811 until his departure in 1841. Chiefly consisting of correspondence between administrators of Harvard University, local government officials, and Phineas Fish, the volume also includes contracts, petitions, and a small printed booklet relating to the legal case...

Records of the Harvard Bicentenary Celebration

Collection Identifier: UAI 20.836.xx

The records document some of the activities related to the Harvard Bicentenary Celebration held on September 8, 1836. Materials include extracts listing the votes of the Corporation about the 1836 celebration, a plan for the evening illumination of Holworthy Hall, a volume of autographs signed by Harvard graduates and guests, blank tickets for the “Dinner of the Alumni” held during the celebration and letters from Harvard alumni confirming their attendance at the dinner.

Papers of the May and Goddard families, 1766-1912

Collection Identifier: A-134

Photographs, correspondence, diaries, financial papers, etc., of the May and Goddard families, of New England, including social reformer Abigail Williams May.

Nathan Dane papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 2147275

Contains correspondence to and from a variety of individuals regarding Dane's law practice and his endowments to Harvard University for professorships in natural history and in law.

Papers of Josiah Quincy, 1811-1874.

Collection Identifier: UAI 15.882

Josiah Quincy (1772-1864) was President of Harvard University from January 29, 1829 to August 27, 1845. He was also a Federalist congressman, Boston mayor, municipal court judge, state representative, and state senator.

Simon Greenleaf papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS 601717

Contains Greenleaf's professional and personal correspondence, notes for moot court, material relating to Christ Church, Cambridge and the Massachusetts Bible Society, and miscellaneous legal materials. Papers concern temperance, Harvard Law School, and the colonization of Liberia. Correspondents include Joseph Story, Lemuel Shaw, Charles Sumner, and Willard Witte.


Abolitionists 1
Account books 1
Admission tickets. 1
Architectual drawings. 1
Astrology 1
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Authors 1
Autographs -- Collections. 1
Blacks -- Relations with Indians 1
Boston (Mass.)--Social life and customs 1
Centennial Exhibition (1876 : Philadelphia, Pa.) 1
Clergy--United States 1
Death 1
Diaries 1
Education--Massachusetts--Boston 1
Endowments --Massachusetts --Cambridge. 1
Family records 1
Fathers and sons 1
Finance, Personal 1
Great Britain--Description and travel 1
Harvard Law School -Faculty. 1
Harvard University -- Alumni and alumnae 1
Harvard University -- Anniversaries, etc. 1
Harvard University -- Buildings. 1
Harvard University -- Centennial celebration, etc. 1
Harvard University -- History -- 19th century. 1
Health--History--19th century 1
Holworthy Hall (Cambridge, Mass) 1
Indians of North America -- Legal status, laws, etc. -- Massachusetts -- Mashpee. 1
Indians of North America -- New England -- Ethnic identity 1
International Congress of Women (1888 : Washington, D.C.) 1
Law -Study and teaching. 1
Letters (correspondence) 1
Liberia -Colonization. 1
Liberia -History to 1847. 1
Marriage 1
Mashpee (Mass.) 1
Mashpee Indians 1
Massachusetts -Religion -19th century. 1
Missions -- New England 1
Moot courts. 1
Mothers and daughters 1
Mothers and sons 1
New England--Social life and customs 1
New Englanders--Family relationships 1
Phrenology 1
Practice of law --Massachusetts. 1
Printing plates. 1
Religion--History--19th century 1
School children 1
Sermons 1
South Dakota--Economic conditions 1
Spiritualism 1
Temperance. 1
Theosophy 1
Unitarianism 1
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865--Personal narratives 1
Whites -- Relations with Indians. 1
Woman suffrage 1
Women social reformers 1
Women's rights 1
Women--Legal status, laws, etc. 1
Women--Suffrage 1
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