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King, Charles 1789-1867

Overview
Works: 59 works in 113 publications in 2 languages and 1,258 library holdings
Genres: Documentary films  Nonfiction films  History  Biography  Trials, litigation, etc  Bibliography  Guidebooks 
Roles: Author, Printer, Performer
Classifications: F159.J7, 363.3493
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Most widely held works by Charles King
A memoir of the construction, cost, and capacity of the Croton aqueduct by Charles King( Book )

18 editions published between 1834 and 2005 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Progress of the city of New-York, during the last fifty years ... : a lecture delivered before the Mechanics' Society at Mechanics' Hall, Broadway, on 29th December, 1851 by Charles King( Book )

5 editions published between 1852 and 1997 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Johnstown flood( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rumors and fears that the South Fork Dam might burst were widespread for many years, and on May 31, 1889, they were realized when a 40-foot wall of water raced down the Conemaugh Valley. Out of the tragedy came stories of heroism
Addresses at the inauguration of Mr. Charles King as president of Columbia College, New-York, on Wednesday, November 28, 1849, in the college chapel by Columbia University( Book )

3 editions published in 1849 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Washington Irving. Mr. Bryant's address on his life and genius. Addresses by Everett, Bancroft, Longfellow, Felton, Aspinwall, King, Francis, Greene. Mr. Allibone's Sketch of his life and works. With eight photographs by Edward Everett( Book )

4 editions published in 1860 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Ten photographic plain salt paper prints from art and photographs; eight called for on the title page. Two of the pictures are by A.A. Turner, one of Sunnyside ... [and one of] Irving's grave ... the other copy photographs are uncredited but may also be by him."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 23
Johnstown flood( Visual )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rumors and fears that the Conemaugh Lake Reservoir had reached its summit and the South Fork Dam might burst were widespread for many years. By Friday, May 31, 1889, in Johnstown, Pennsylvania, it had been raining for a week. Finally at 3:10 pm the center of the dam gave way. Considered the worst flood disaster in the nation's history - 2,209 persons were killed, a countless number of bodies were never found
A letter addressed to Charles King, Esq., LL. D., president of Columbia College, New-York, in answer to his defense of Bishop Doane by William Alexander Duer( Book )

4 editions published in 1852 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A review of the trial of the Right Rev. Benj. T. Onderdonk, D.D. by Charles King( Book )

2 editions published in 1845 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Proceedings of the Chamber of Commerce of the State of New-York, in special session, Friday, March 11, 1864, on occasion of the death of its late president, Pelatiah Perit by New York Chamber of Commerce( Book )

1 edition published in 1864 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A brief narrative by George Washington Doane( Book )

1 edition published in 1849 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents tending to provide the superior advantages of rail-ways and steam carriages over canal navigation by John Stevens( Book )

2 editions published in 1852 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

History of the New York Chamber of commerce by Charles King( Book )

2 editions published in 1849 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A memoir of the life of James Gore King by Charles King( Book )

3 editions published between 1854 and 2010 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An address, delivered September 29th, 1852, at the eleventh annual exhibiton of the Queens County Agricultural Society : at Flushing, Long Island by Charles King( Book )

1 edition published in 1852 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Progress of the city of new-york, during the last fifty years by Charles King( Book )

5 editions published between 1852 and 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Charles King accademico e politico statunitense

King, Chas 1789-1867

King, Chas. (Charles), 1789-1867

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Languages
English (84)

French (1)