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William Henry papers, 1806-1834

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Three signed letters: William Hey, surgeon, writes to William Henry about calculi; Henry invites scientist Michael Faraday on request of the Committee of the Manchester Royal Institution to give a course of lectures on chemistry; Henry replies to Thomas Thompson's request for advice on how to dispose of the minerological collection of his brother-in-law, and mentions geologist William Buckland.
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William Henry papers, 1806-1834 3 items

William Henry Welch correspondence, 1887-1933

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A group of letters spanning Welch's career, chiefly written to him, but including one early 1887 letter returning a revised manuscript to Dr. Canfield. One notable letter introducing Welch, then at Johns Hopdkins, to Congressman Robert Bremner, is signed by Woodrow Wilson from the White House in 1913. Includes many pieces of correspondence to and from Wilburt C. Davison of the Duke University School of Medicine, including a 1933 telegram to Welch on the occasion of the 2nd anniversary.
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William Henry Welch correspondence, 1887-1933 24 items

William Horsley letter, North Shields, to W. Wright, London, 1823, Aug. 18

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ALS. Informs Wright, surgeon aurist, of the case history of the bearer and refers him to his care.
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William James MacNeven letter, [New York], 1809, Mar. 28

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ALS. Sends Mrs. Alston a description of a method for obtaining and purifying nitrous oxide.
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William Johnson Cole papers, 1910-1916 and undated

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Employee of the Lepetkatta Tea Co., Ltd., in Barbaru, Assam, India. Cole signed his letters "Johnson." Collection comprises weekly letters Johnson wrote to his parents in England while he served as an engineer for a tea estate, and provides commentary written from a late-colonial perspective. There is information regarding the management of the tea estate, tea manufacture, tea prices and trade, and the transformation of work processes and personal lives by mechanization, the introduction of electricity, and brick making. In addition, Johnson wrote about local customs, labor, wildlife, weather, religious festivals, disease outbreaks (esp. cholera), and Indian politics. He also wrote about various engine repairs he undertook; transportation; his favorite pastimes (including hunting and playing polo); his various horses and pets; medical and dental treatments; people he met; as well as his activities in the volunteer British military guard, where he participated in military tests, drills, and sports, and served as Farrier Sergeant. His final letters contained extensive commentary on England's role in World War I, as well as the impact of the war on Assam. Includes a few postcards, one photograph, a clipping, and a tea invoice. There is also one undated letter written to Johnson by a native missionary who requested assistance.
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William Johnson Cole papers, 1910-1916 and undated 1 Linear Feet

William Kitchiner papers, 1824-1826 and undated.

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ALS, relating to various social engagements and household arrangements.
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William Lewis letter, [London], to Dr. Walker, 1822, July 4

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ALS. Reports that his grandson has been vaccinated by a Dr. Andrews.
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William Makepeace Thackeray letter, Clarendon, to Dr. William Prescott Dexter, 1855, Dec. 3

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ALS thanking Dexter for the attention and care he received during an attack of fever while on his second tour of the United States.
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William Maxwell Wood journal, Erie, Pennsylvania, 1849, Aug. 23

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Autograph manuscript. Part of Wood's journal of a trip accompanying President Zachary Taylor.
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William Mecklenburg Polk papers, 1891-1893 and undated.

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ALS relating to his interest in and publications on history. A newspaper clipping accompanies letters.
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William M. Sill note, 1886, Apr. 15

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ANS. Attests that Sill attended M. August Gaschet during the latter's illnss.
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William M. Sill note, 1886, Apr. 15 1 items

William Musgrave letter, [England], to Walter Moyle, undated

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Holograph letter, unsigned. Musgrave writes to Moyle on the Roman remains in Belga, a district of Roman Britain. The letter is in Latin.
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William Oliver letter, Bath, to My Lord, 1758, Jan. 7

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ALS. Discusses the state of health of his patient, the Duchess of Newcastle, and his use of the Bath waters in her treatment.
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William Pepper papers, Philadelphia, 1872-1886

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ALS to a E.K. Price and TLS to a J.C. Green, thanking them for copies of articles received.
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William Plumer letter, Epping, Rockingham Co., New Hampshire, 1786, Nov. 27

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ALS. Recommends the appointment of Dr. Timothy Johnson to a post with the New Hampshire troops to be raised against the Indians.
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William Saunders note, undated, [between 1800-1817].

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ANS. Requests that bearer be given a copy of his work on mineral waters, as well as his book on the liver. Note is attached to short biographical sketch.
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William Saunders note, undated, [between 1800-1817]. 1 items

William Selby Church note, [London], to the editor of "Men and Women of the Time.", 1898, Apr. 19

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Note (ANS) in response to a circular sent out by the editor.
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William Shippen papers, 1786-1791

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ALS to an Alexander Wilcocks and an ANS certifying that Jacob Hicks attended his lectures upon anatomy, surgery and midwifery.
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William Shippen papers, 1786-1791 2 items

William Swaim letter, Philadelphia, to Major M. Mason, Fort Washington, 1830, Mar. 4

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ALS. Assures the Major that though his panacea may or may not be of service to his daughter, it will surely do no injury to her.
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