WorldCat Identities

Keyes, John Shepard 1821-

Overview
Works: 31 works in 40 publications in 1 language and 147 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Records and correspondence 
Roles: Author
Classifications: F74.C8, 974.272
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by John Shepard Keyes
Memoirs of members of the Social Circle in Concord. Fourth series, from 1895 to 1909 by Social Circle in Concord( Book )

4 editions published between 1907 and 1909 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Memoirs of members of the Social Circle in Concord : by Social Circle in Concord( Book )

3 editions published in 1888 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Story of an old house : read before the Concord Antiquarian Society by J. S Keyes( Book )

3 editions published in 1902 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical sketch of Concord : prepared for D.H. Hurd's "History of Middlesex County, Massachusetts," J.W. Lewis & Co., Philadelphia, publishers by J. S Keyes( Book )

1 edition published in 1890 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Records of Committee of Arrangements for 1885 celebration in Concord, Mass., of 250th anniversary of incorporation of town by Concord (Mass.)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Records include correspondence, schedule, program, seating arrangements, text for historical markers, remarks by John S. Keyes (all mss.), and printed program
Houses, & owners or occupants in Concord 1885 : by J. S Keyes( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ms. transcript of Keyes's 1885 description of houses and their owners/occupants, with Tolman's ms. comments (dated 1915-1919) about their later disposition and owners. Includes some later annotations by Mrs. Adams Tolman
Records of U.S. Marshal for Massachusetts from the tenure of John Shepard Keyes by United States( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Records (1861-1867) include: correspondence; misc. documents (list of ships' crews, surety bond, pledges of loyalty, order to commit, appointments of bailiffs, manifest); financial records (accounts, bills, receipts); printed ephemera. Much of all material relates to storage and sale of cargo confiscated from prize ships. (Separate file contains material relating to prize brig Lilla, cargo of which included saltpeter.) One folder contains financial records for maintenance, repair, and refurbishing of U.S. Court House in Boston
Concord Committee of Arrangements for the celebration in Concord of the centennial anniversary of the Battle of Concord records by Concord (Mass.)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Records include: minutes; printed membership list; ms. rept. rel. to Lexington/Concord negotiations; contract with J. Pierce and C.E. Felker for dinner; correspondence, incl. letters rel. to presidential visit (several from F.C. Barlow) and responses to invitations (incl. ALS from W.C. Bryant, J.F. Clarke, E.E. Hale, O.W. Holmes, H.W. Longfellow, and J.R. Lowell); ms. of remarks by Keyes at
Records of Concord, Mass., Committee on Gunboat "Concord" by Concord (Mass.)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Records include: correspondence (incl. letters from Daniel Chester French, Secretary of Navy B.F. Tracy, and Commander O.A. Batcheller); drawing by Edward Waldo Emerson of proposed placement of statuette; and ms. reports
Brooks family papers by Brooks family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

(Cont.) Series includes material relating to N. Brooks' financial responsibilities for his children, to his political involvements, some deeds, and several genealogical items. The George M. Brooks papers include correspondence (e.g. 1875 ALS from Abigail May Alcott; 1872 ALS from Edward Carver Damon; [1871] Mar. 15 ALS from Sophia E. Thoreau; and ALS from Edward Jarvis, George Frisbie Hoar, and J.S. Keyes), bills, accounts, receipts, deeds, legal papers, passport, and materials relating to Sleepy Hollow Cemetery Fund and Hubbard Estate Improvement. Series also includes 9 v
Concord Committee of Arrangements for the Union Celebration in Concord of the 75th anniversary of the Battle of Concord records by Concord (Mass.)( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Manuscript Secretary's and financial records. Secretary's bound record book (containing material 1849-1857) includes minutes of committee meetings (1849-1850), correspondence (1850; including responses from invited guests), list of subcommittees, list of nominations for orator, contract with John Wright to provide dinner for the occasion, and records and communications from committees in towns involved in Union Celebration. Secretary Wheildon used record volume as scrapbook, adding ephemera (tickets, broadside, handbill, and clippings, 1850-1857) relating to celebration
Social Circle in Concord records by Social Circle in Concord( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Records, 1794-1975, include: bound records (1 v.) 1794-1882, transcribed in hand of John Shepard Keyes (including membership lists, constitution, minutes); ms. authorization to publish first v. of memoirs (published 1882 under title The Centennial of the Social Circle in Concord), signed by members; ms. words of presentation to E.R. Hoar of gift in honor of his 50th anniversary as member, 1890; printed menu for Circle's dinner for celebration of centenary of Ralph Waldo Emerson's birth, 1903; transcribed ms. memoirs of members (2 v.), 1871-1910 (including
A Concord record : by J. S Keyes( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Concerns a fragment of early Concord, Mass., town records
[Concord, Mass.] by Henry David Thoreau( )

1 edition published in 1859 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Thoreau records that John S. Keyes read at the memorial service for the abolitionist John Brown held in Concord, Mass. on Dec. 2, 1859. Below this "The Execution of Montrose" is written lightly in pencil (possibly in Franklin B. Sanborn's hand). Thoreau also notes that the "passages selected by A. B. Alcott" and an "original poem, by a friend of Capt. Brown, were omitted for want of time." Alcott's passages and the poem appear in James Redpath's printed account of the service in Echoes of Harper's Ferry
Houses & owners or occupants in Concord, 1885 by J. S Keyes( )

1 edition published in 1940 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Houses, & owners or occupants in Concord, 1885 : by J. S Keyes( )

1 edition published in 1885 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Holograph ms. of description by Keyes of Concord houses and residents, 1885. Organized by streets or roads upon which houses stood. Includes index to streets
Memoirs of members of the Social circle in Concord by Social Circle in Concord( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Memoirs of members of the Social circle in Concord by Social Circle in Concord( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Keyes, John Shepard

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