Skip to main content Skip to search Skip to search results

Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866


Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Papers of the Julia Ward Howe family, 1787-1984 (inclusive), 1787-1944 (bulk)

Collection Identifier: MC 272; M-133
Overview: Correspondence, writings, speeches, etc., by Julia Ward Howe, author and reformer, and members of her family.

Jared Sparks letterbooks

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Sparks 153
Overview: Jared Spark's letterbooks.

Jared Sparks letters to various correspondents

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Am 2131
Overview: Letters from American historian and Harvard president Jared Sparks to various recipients.

Jared Sparks personal papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Sparks 106-162
Overview: Jared Spark's personal papers.

Orbit of a Comet. Elementary Calculation from physical principles, together with a Graphical Representation of the Orbit of the Comet of MDCCCXL. Jared Sparks April, 25, 1815. Digital

Item Identifier: HUC 8782.514, HUC 8782.514 (202)
Scope Note: At the time of their creation, the purpose of these documents was to demonstrate a student's mastery of one or more mathematical concepts by applying math to a problem in the real world. However, the enduring value of many of the theses lies in the fact that they are works of art.As a group, the theses demonstrate a change, in society at large, from the concerns of the late 18th century to those of the industrial revolution. As...

Smith family papers

Collection Identifier: HOLLIS4909916
Overview: Contains legal papers of Manasseh Smith, Sr., Joseph Emerson Smith, Samuel Emerson Smith and other members of the Smith family who practiced law in midcoast Maine, Boston and Chicago from the late 18th century to the early late 19th century. Also contains papers relating to the real estate and paper mill business of Dudley W. Moor and Edward W. Heath.

Papers of Jared Sparks, 1820-1861, 1866.

Collection Identifier: UAI 15.886
Overview: Jared Sparks (1789-1866) was the President of Harvard University from February 1, 1849 to February 10, 1853. He was also a Unitarian minister, editor, and historian.