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Rousseau, Jean-Jacques, 1712-1778

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1712 - 1778

Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778), Genevan philosopher, writer, and composer.

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Boswell Collection

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 89
Overview: The Boswell Collection contains the correspondence, diaries, and manuscripts of author James Boswell; estate records, letters, personal and professional papers, and other materials documenting the lives and careers of ten generations of Boswells and their possession of the barony of Auchinleck; and correspondence relating to the political career of Alexander Bruce, Earl of Kincardine.
Dates: 1428-1936, bulk 1700-1795

Ernst Cassirer papers

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 98
Overview: The Ernst Cassirer Papers consist of manuscripts, research notes, correspondence, and personal papers documenting the life of Ernst Cassirer.
Dates: 1892-1958

W. S. Lewis Collection of Marie du Deffand

 Collection
Call Number: LWL MSS 11
Overview: The W. S. Lewis Collection of Marie du Deffand contains correspondence and other papers created, owned by, or relating to Marie Anne de Vichy Chamrond, marquise du Deffand (1697-1780), a friend and correspondent of the English author Horace Walpole. The collection was compiled by author, editor, and collector Wilmarth S. Lewis (1895-1979). It includes letters exchanged between du Deffand and her wide circle of friends and acquaintances, manuscripts including verses, essays, memoirs, word...
Dates: 1706-1858, bulk 1760-1780

Hanover royal music archive

 Collection
Call Number: OSB MSS 146
Overview: The Hanover Royal Music Archive consists of printed and manuscript music, printed books about music, and related materials assembled by Ernest Augustus, King of Hanover, and his successors. A significant component originated in England and concerns musical activity of several children of George III, circa 1770-1837, particularly Ernest Augustus, then Duke of Cumberland, and Princess Augusta, as well as Prince George of Cumberland, son of Ernest Augustus and later Georg V, King of Hanover. These...
Dates: 1651-1951, bulk 1770-1870

Letter : Paris, to Renee Caroline de Crequy, 1751 Oct 9

 Part of Collection — Box: 24, Folder: GROUP 435, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Copy of an ALS, written in an unidentified hand.
Dates: 1751 Oct 9

Herman W. Liebert manuscript collection

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 237
Overview: The Liebert Autograph Collection contains chiefly British (as well as other European and American) historical and literary manuscripts and autographs, including items by James Boswell, Jr., Sir Joseph Banks, Marie Corelli, Eugene V. Debs, Camille Pissarro, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Thomas Henry Huxley, Samuel Johnson, Ouida, and Alfred Tennyson. The Liebert Correspondence consists of letters written to Liebert by Ian Fleming, Beverly Nichols, John Cowper Powys, and Thornton Wilder.
Dates: 1604-1987

Notes on the siege of Eger, Hungary, by the Turks in 1552, n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box: 24, Folder: GROUP 435, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Brief notes and citation, autograph manuscript.
Dates: n.d.

"Traité des tutelles par Jean Gillet 1656", [ca. 1750]

 Part of Collection — Box: 24, Folder: GROUP 435, F-3
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Reading notes, holograph, prepared for Louise Dupin on the subject of women's employment.
Dates: [ca. 1750]