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Goodrich, Chauncey A. (Chauncey Allen), 1790-1860

 Person

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Chauncey family-Fowler family papers

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 814
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, account books, Yale College diplomas, and miscellaneous documents related to Nathaniel Chauncey, and his son Elnathan Chauncey and great-grandson William Chauncey Fowler. The collection contains more than 5,000 letters exchanged by members of the Chauncey, Ellsworth, Fowler, Goodrich, Hand, March, Wadsworth, and Webster families, in particular Rebecca and Noah Webster, as well as various prominent friends in New England. Also present are more than 100...
Dates: 1669-1880

Chauncey family papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 135
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, account books, financial records, diaries, journals, and other papers relating to the personal lives and professional careers of the Chauncey family of Connecticut. Material relating to the American Revolution and the colonial period includes the correspondence, legal papers, and financial records of Charles Chauncey (1747-1823). The legal papers of Charles Chauncey (1777-1849) document his work in Philadelphia. The European travel diaries for Nathaniel...
Dates: 1675-1928

G. & C. Merriam Company archive

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 370
Overview: The archive consists of correspondence, documents, writings, printed material, and photographs documenting the history of the G. & C. Merriam Company. The papers provide insight into the business practices of the nineteenth century publishing and bookselling trade, particularly in Massachusetts, and contain much material on lexicography, the development of American English, and the publishing history of Webster's Dictionary. Principal correspondents include Merriam Company editors Chauncey...
Dates: 1797-1978, bulk 1830-1892

Goodrich Family Papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 242
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, business and legal documents, sermons, lectures, and other writings of the Goodrich family, descendants of Elizur Goodrich (1734-1797), and members of related Webster, Coe, Ellsworth, and Fowler families. The bulk of the correspondence concerns Chauncey Allen Goodrich's publication and copyright of an abridgement and revision of Webster's dictionary and the resulting disagreements among the heirs of Noah Webster. The papers also highlight Elizur Goodrich's...
Dates: 1732-1905

Lecture notes, 1850

 Part of Collection — Box: 54, Folder: GROUP 1940, F-4
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Bound manuscript notes of Yale College lectures given by Goodrich from 1850 Nov 20 through Dec 19, in the hand of an unidentified student.
Dates: 1850

Letter : Yale College, to Benjamin Curtis, 1928 Apr 28

 Part of Collection — Box: 54, Folder: GROUP 1940, F-3
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC

Letter : Yale College, to Bennet Tyler, 1832 Oct 1

 Part of Collection — Box: 54, Folder: GROUP 1940, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC

Letter : Yale College, to Otis Baker, 1830 Apr 22

 Part of Collection — Box: 54, Folder: GROUP 1940, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS giving his opinion of the use of translations in the study of Latin and Greek.
Dates: 1830 Apr 22

"Revivals of Religion", n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box: 54, Folder: GROUP 1940, F-5
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Bound manuscript lecture notes of Yale College lectures given by Goodrich, in the hand of an unidentified student.
Dates: n.d.

Webster family papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 527
Overview: Principal figures in these papers are Noah Webster, the lexicographer, and his son William Greenleaf Webster. Also included are papers pertaining to the G. C. Merriam Company and the publication of Noah Webster's dictionaries and grammars. Family correspondence includes twenty-two letters written by Noah Webster to his son between 1835 and 1843 while the latter was in Cincinnati, Ohio, and La Fayette, Indiana, selling his father's books. The papers of William Greenleaf Webster make up...
Dates: Circa 1764-1909, bulk 1831-1873

Stillman King Wightman papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1079
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, lecture notes, financial papers, and writings relating to Wightman's student years at Yale University and his early legal practice. Correspondents include his parents, his Yale classmates, his brother-in-law, and various young men and women (mainly from Middletown, Connecticut) who were his friends. The notes are from lectures and other activities in Yale College. The financial papers are for his college expenses.
Dates: 1817-1837

Yale miscellaneous manuscripts collection

 Collection
Call Number: MS 1258
Overview: An artificial collection of correspondence, writings, diaries, and memorabilia relating to Yale University, its officials and employees, faculty, students, and related topics.
Dates: 1701-2007, bulk 1701-1987