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Wigglesworth, E. (Edward) 1804-1876

Works: 30 works in 102 publications in 2 languages and 645 library holdings
Genres: Conference papers and proceedings  Biography  Encyclopedias  Examinations  History 
Roles: Editor, Author, Contributor, Other
Classifications: AE5, 031
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Most widely held works about E Wigglesworth
Most widely held works by E Wigglesworth
Encyclopædia Americana : a popular dictionary of arts, sciences, literature, history, politics and biography by Francis Lieber( Book )

19 editions published between 1836 and 1857 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Services in memory of Rev. William E. Channing, D.D. at the Arlington-street church, Boston, on Sunday evening, October 6, 1867( Book )

1 edition published in 1867 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reflections by E Wigglesworth( Book )

4 editions published between 1885 and 1895 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supplementary volume ... vol. XIV( Book )

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

Electricity( Book )

1 edition published in 1830 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Wigglesworth, Grew, and Goddard family papers( Book )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Family correspondence, photographs, and genealogical information about the Wigglesworth, Grew, and Goddard families, primarily from the 19th century
Family papers by Robert Treat Paine( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Collection includes: folder 1 - Robert Treat Paine (1731-1814) letter to Richard Cranch, 1754 Oct. 13, philosophical reflections and mentioning George Whitefield's sermons; folder 2 - Robert Treat Paine (1773-1811), elegies for his brother Robert Treat Paine (1770-1798) by Paine (with additional lines of poetry) and John Lathrop ("written at Calcutta"); folder 3 - petition of Thomas Paine to change name to Robert Treat Paine, 1803 March; folder 4 - bibliography of the prose and poetry of Robert Treat Paine, 1812 Feb. 21; folder 5 - estate of R.T.P., dividends to his children, 1817; folder 6 - legal and financial documents, inc. J. William Sturgis, deed to land in Winthrop Street to Elisha Clapp (1823 Jan. 14), receipt, estate of Judge Paine to William Prescott (1824 Sept. 20), will of Elisha Clapp (1830 Dec. 13), will of Mary (Paine) Clapp (1832 Aug. 10), power of attorney to R.T. Paine for Mary Clapp (1842 April 4), agreement with Samuel Greele concerning the estate of Mary Clapp (1842 April 13), deed of Samuel Greele to R.T. Paine (1842 May 5), receipt of Richard Clapp, estate of Mary Clapp (1842 May 9), receipt, estate of Mary Clapp (1843 April 18); folder 7 - S.S. Wilde, letter to Mary Clapp (1836 Feb. 6, regarding a copy of the portrait of David Cobb by Francis Alexander); folder 8 - genealogical notes on the Paine family of Barnstable Co.; folder 9 - letters to Robert Treat Paine (1803-1885) from Martin Van Buren (1842 Jan. 11), Edward Everett (1856 July 22), Charles Sprague (1863 June 20), William Joseph Adams (1866 Feb. 16, inviting Paine to view photograph of an ancient Aztec calendar at the Athenaeum), Edward Wigglesworth (1866 March 7, regarding the death of Adams, Assistant Librarian of the Boston Athenaeum, with copy of Mrs. Adams' letter to Wigglesworth), and Josiah Paine (1884 Aug. 22, regarding Paine family in Barnstable Co.; folder 10 - Robert Treat Paine (1835-1910), letter setting out distribution of estate (1901 March 9); Robert Treat Paine (1866- ), report cards for 1876-7, 1877-8, 1882-3. With certificates (flat folder Mss. .F25): Robert Treat Paine (1803-1885), (1) membership in the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1830 Nov. 10, signed by Nathaniel Bowditch, John Farrar, Jacob Bigelow and Nathan Hale (2) membership in the Accademia di Scienze e Lettere di Palermo, 1835 Feb. 4, signed by Niccolò Cacciatore, certificate drawn by Matteo Chilardi and engraved by Francesco Chilardi (3) membership in the American Philosophical Society, 1838 April 20, signed by Peter Stephen Du Ponceau (4) Robert Treat Paine (1835-1910), appointment as Justice of the Peace for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, 1879 Jan. 28, signed by Henry B. Peirce
Papers of the Grew, Andrews, Norton, and Wigglesworth families by Grew family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondents include mother, daughter, and granddaughter: Jane (Andrews) Norton (1755-1840), Jane (Norton) Wigglesworth (1774-1856), and Jane (Wigglesworth) Grew (1805-1869). Manuscripts include Edward Wigglesworth's Harvard College themes from the 1820s, Greene and Wigglesworth family genealogy notes, and poems. Business papers include receipts for household expenses and children's education, promissory notes, and memoranda. Also wills and other documents pertaining to estate matters
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Wigglesworth, E. 1804-1876

Wigglesworth, Edward 1804-1876