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Jerdan, William, 1782-1869



  • Existence: 1782 - 1869

William Jerdan (1782-1869), Scottish journalist.

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Sir Joseph Banks papers

Call Number: MS 58
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, writings, notes, and other papers documenting the personal life and professional career of Sir Joseph Banks, a British naturalist and explorer. Correspondence with stewards and landowners in Lincolnshire and elsewhere detail Banks' interest in agriculture and farming. Other papers relate to family estates, to Banks' scientific investigations and to his interest in the exploration of Africa and other regions. A translation of Frederic Horneman's "Travels...
Dates: 1763-1830

John Bruce collection

Call Number: OSB MSS 73
Overview: Series I, Letters to John Bruce, consists almost entirely of business and professional letters addressed to him in his roles as Secretary of the Camden Society and editor of many of its early publications. Correspondents include Octavian Blewitt; Sir Robert Harry Inglis; William Jerdan; Macvey Napier; Julia Pardoe; and Thomas Joseph Pettigrew.Series II, Letters of Caroline Amelia Halsted, contains 35 letters from the popular historian to Bruce on the subjects of her royal biographies; her...
Dates: 1835-1845

Letter : Literary Gazette Office, to Peter George Patmore, [1816?] Apr 25

 Part of Collection — Box: 13, Folder: GROUP 259, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS with address concerning Patmore's critique on Hazlitt.

Paper watermarked 1816.
Dates: [1816?] Apr 25

Letter : London, to an unidentified recipient, n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box: 13, Folder: GROUP 259, F-3
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS to "Dear Sir."
Dates: n.d.

Letter : to "My dear Gaspey", [1866] Feb 14

 Part of Collection — Box: 13, Folder: GROUP 259, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC