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Massachusetts Historical Society

Overview
Works: 1,364 works in 2,543 publications in 1 language and 34,557 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Periodicals  Autobiographies  Records and correspondence  Catalogs  Church history  Conference papers and proceedings  Bibliography  Portraits 
Roles: Editor, Other, Donor, Publisher, Dedicatee
Classifications: E175.5, B
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Most widely held works about Massachusetts Historical Society
 
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Most widely held works by Massachusetts Historical Society
The education of Henry Adams by Henry Adams( Book )

30 editions published between 1918 and 2010 in English and held by 1,637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Henry Adams (great-grandson of John Adams and grandson of John Quincy Adams) asserts that his conventional education was defective because it did not prepare him to live in a world transformed by the new science and technology. This autobiography provides an insightful exploration of the tumultuous age in which he lived
The Massachusetts historical review( )

in English and held by 790 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The letters of Henry Adams by Henry Adams( Book )

in English and held by 595 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Puritanism : transatlantic perspectives on a seventeenth-century Anglo-American faith( Book )

4 editions published between 1993 and 1995 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1991 an international group of scholars gathered at Millersville University in Pennsylvania to study
A memoir of Robert C. Winthrop : Prepared for the Massachusetts Historical Society by Robert Charles Winthrop( Book )

11 editions published in 1897 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collections of the Massachusetts Historical Society by Massachusetts Historical Society( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The New England quarterly( )

in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Entrepreneurs : the Boston business community, 1700-1850( Book )

5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 314 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Great merchants, investors, and industrialists have long dominated the historiography of Boston business, but this collection of essays urges a broader definition of the city's business community. Without denying the economic importance of the major traders of colonial Boston, or the merchants of the China trade, or the men who built New England's textile industry, it also finds signs of vigorous entrepreneurial activity in places where previously historians have rarely looked - for instance, among artisans, women, and members of minority communities. The volume comprises fourteen essays which cover a wide range of topics, including: women shopkeepers in eighteenth-century Boston, African-American businessmen and political leadership in antebellum Boston, artisans as entrepreneurs, the decline of Boston's wine trade, forms of business organization, and what merchants did with their money
A documentary history of Chelsea : including the Boston precincts of Winnisimmet, Rumney Marsh, and Pullen Point, 1624-1824 by Mellen Chamberlain( Book )

9 editions published in 1908 in English and held by 303 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Foster, the earliest American engraver and the first Boston printer by Samuel A Green( Book )

6 editions published in 1909 in English and held by 288 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures delivered in a course before the Lowell Institute in Boston by members of the Massachusetts Historical Society on subjects relating to the early history of Massachusetts by Massachusetts Historical Society( Book )

15 editions published between 1869 and 2000 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of Plymouth Plantation, 1620-1647 by William Bradford( Book )

4 editions published in 1912 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings of the Massachusetts Historical Society by Massachusetts Historical Society( )

in English and held by 151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collections of the Massachusetts Historical Society by Massachusetts Historical Society( Book )

15 editions published between 1794 and 1968 in English and held by 137 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tributes of the Massachusetts Historical Society to Francis E. Parker by Massachusetts Historical Society( Book )

8 editions published in 1887 in English and held by 122 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoir of George Livermore by Charles Deane( Book )

8 editions published in 1869 in English and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An historical research respecting the opinions of the founders of the Republic, on Negroes as slaves, as citizens, and as soldiers by George Livermore( Book )

11 editions published between 1862 and 2010 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoir of Robert M. Mason : prepared agreeably to a resolution of the Massachusetts Historical Society by Robert C Winthrop( Book )

7 editions published in 1881 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tributes to the memory of Ebenezer Rockwood Hoar by Massachusetts Historical Society( Book )

6 editions published in 1895 in English and held by 88 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Remarks on the Narraganset patent : read before the Massachusetts Historical Society, June, 1862 by Thomas Aspinwall( Book )

14 editions published between 1863 and 2000 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The letters of Henry Adams
Alternative Names
Boston Massachusetts Historical Society

Historical Society

Historical Society Massachusetts

M.H.S.

Massachusetts Historical Society, Boston.

Massachusetts Historical Society (Boston, Estados Unidos)

Massachusetts Historical Society historical archive specializing in early American, Massachusetts, and New England history.

MHS.

Languages
English (309)

Covers
The letters of Henry AdamsEntrepreneurs : the Boston business community, 1700-1850Worthington Chauncey Ford : scholar and adventurerPortraits in the Massachusetts Historical Society : an illustrated catalog with descriptive matterCatalogue of books in the Massachusetts historical library : an annotated edition of the 1796 library catalogue of the Massachusetts Historical Society