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Banister, Zilpah P. Grant (Zilpah Polly Grant) 1794-1874

Works: 22 works in 28 publications in 1 language and 523 library holdings
Genres: History  Registers (Lists)  Archives 
Roles: Author
Classifications: LC1752,
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Most widely held works by Zilpah P. Grant Banister
Hints on education : extracts from letters written in 1856 by Zilpah P. Grant Banister( Book )

1 edition published in 1856 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

by Zilpah P. Grant Banister( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chiefly letters (1822-1874) to and from Banister relating to her work as a teacher at Byfield Female Seminary, and principal, Adams Female Academy, Derry, N.H., and Ipswich Female Seminary, Ipswich, Mass.; and activities of Grant family members, former students, and friends including Catharine Beecher, Joseph Emerson, Cynthia Farrar, and Mary Lyon; together with autobiographical sketches and other writings, biographical materials, portrait, and photos. Includes material relating to Society for the Education of Females, Ipswich, Mass
Papers by Grant family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondence, diaries, account books and financial/legal papers, biographical and genealogical material, printed material
Langstroth family papers by Langstroth family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Langstroth Family papers document the activities and relationships of several generations of the Langstroth family, originally of Philadelphia, including the founding of several schools for women and African Americans, the experiences of a patient in the Friends Asylum, and service in the Civil War
Elizabeth Heard papers by Elizabeth Heard( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Also included are recipes, most likely kept by Elizabeth, thank you notes sent to her, and memoranda notes and prose referring to her children. There are a few letters written to Elizabeth Heard by noted American educator Zilpah Polly Grant, 1829-1833. Grant had worked with Mary Lyon at the Adams Female Academy in East Derry, N.H. and refers to her in their correspondence In 1828, with Lyon and other teachers, Grant moved to Ipswich, Mass. to start the Ipswich Female Seminary. Elizabeth Heard became actively interested in the education movement
Catalogue of the officers and members of the Adams Female Academy, 1824, 1825, 1826 by N.H.) Adams Female Academy (Derry( Book )

1 edition published in 1827 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

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Alternative Names
Grant, Zilpah Polly 1794-1874

Zilpah P. Grant Banister American academic

English (28)