Semantha Atkeson papers  [1856]-1861
full text File Size: 10 K bytes | Add this to my bookbag

Additional Descriptive Data

A typescript of Horace Holley's travel diary is housed with the collection.

Bibliography

Dexter, Franklin Bowditch. Biographical Sketches of the Graduates of Yale College with Annals of the College History. Volume 5. New York: Henry Holt and Company, 1911.

Levstik, Frank R. "Holley, Horace." American National Biography Online. Oxford University Press, 2000. doi: 09-00363.

Wright, John D., Jr. "Holley, Horace." The Kentucky Encyclopedia. Ed. John E. Kleber et al. Lexington, Ky.: The University Press of Kentucky, 1992.

Wright, John D., Jr. "Holley, Mary Phelps (Austin)." The Kentucky Encyclopedia. Ed. John E. Kleber et al. Lexington, Ky.: The University Press of Kentucky, 1992.

Partial Subject Index
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848.
  • L22,30,34,36
Adrian, Robert, 1755-1843.
  • J2:18
African Americans--Suffrage.
  • L24
Agriculture.
  • L45,55
Agriculture--District of Columbia.
  • L40
Agriculture--Massachusetts--Boston.
  • L40
Agriculture--Mississippi.
  • J5:7
Agriculture--Virginia.
  • L45,46
Albinos and albinism.
  • J3:3
  • L11
Allston, Washington, 1779-1843.
  • L11
Anatomy--Examinations, questions.
  • J2:16
Angoulême, Marie-Thérèse Charlotte, duchesse d', 1778-1851.
  • L42
Antisemitism--France.
  • L42
April Fool's Day.
  • L33
Architecture--District of Columbia.
  • L28,32,35
Art.
  • J2:9,10,17 3:3,4
  • L9,11,17,32,37,40,74
Art museums.
  • J2:12 3:3
  • L11
Associate Reformed Presbyterian Church.
  • L71,74
Bagot, Sir Charles, 1781-1843.
  • L30,38
Baldwin, Henry, 1780-1844.
  • L60
Balls (Parties)
  • L9,32,38
Baltimore (Md.)--Description.
  • J3:17
  • L14,19,20
Baltimore (Md.)--Religious life and customs.
  • J3:15,18
  • L19,72
Baltimore (Md.)--Social life and customs.
  • J3:13,17
  • L20
Banks and banking.
  • J2:6
Baptism--Sermons.
  • J2:15
Barbour, James, 1775-1842.
  • L30,32,34
Barclay, Thomas, 1753-1830.
  • L4
Beauty, personal.
  • L12
Berry, Charles Ferdinand d'Artois, duc de, 1778-1829.
  • L42
Biddle, Nicholas, 1786-1844.
  • L9
Binney, Horace, 1780-1875.
  • L9
Bloody Run River (Pa.)
  • L60
Blue Licks, Battle of, 1782.
  • L64,67
Blythe, James, 1765-1842.
  • L66
Bonaparte, Elizabeth Patterson, 1785-1879.
  • J3:12,19
  • L16,18,21,22,36,40
Bonaparte, Jérôme Napoléon, 1805-1870.
  • J3:14
  • L18
Bonaparte, Napoleon, 1769-1821.
  • J4:9
  • L28,40,42
Boston (Mass.)--Description.
  • J2:6
  • L1, 40
Botany.
  • L59
Braddock, Edward, 1695-1755.
  • L61
Bradford, Alden, 1765-1843.
  • L7
Breccia.
  • L27
Buchanan, John, 1772-1844.
  • L58
Bulfinch, Charles, 1763-1844.
  • L27,30
Butler, William Orlando, 1791-1880.
  • L60,62,77
Cadwalader, Lambert, 1743-1823.
  • L7,8
Calhoun, John Caldwell, 1782-1850.
  • L30,38
Campbell, George W., 1769-1848.
  • L24,33,55,56
Campbell, John Wilson, 1782-1833.
  • L34
Carroll, Charles, 1737-1832.
  • J3:11
  • L15
Cass, Lewis, 1782-1866.
  • L26
Catholic Church.
  • L39
Cattle trade.
  • L71
Chambersburg (Pa.)--Description.
  • L59
Chapman, Nathaniel, 1780-1853.
  • L8
Chess.
  • L26
Christianity.
  • J2:20,22 3:18
  • L31,34,36,37,70,71,72
Christianity .
  • see also name of church; City--Religious life and customs; Preaching; Psalmody; Sabbath
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852.
  • L22,26-30,34,66,70,74
Clergy--Costume.
  • L78
Clergy--Etiquette.
  • J2:12
  • L31
Clinton, DeWitt, 1769-1828.
  • J2:10
Clothing and dress.
  • L14,20
Coaches and coaching.
  • J2:3 3:7,10
  • L1,14,45,55,57
Coal mines and mining.
  • J5:18
  • L46,47,59
Coal mines and mining--Virginia.
  • L46,47
Columbia University.
  • J2:18
Cookery, American--District of Columbia.
  • L29
Cookery, American--Kentucky.
  • L66
Cookery, American--New York (State)
  • L4
Cookery, French.
  • J2:12
  • L29,42
Correa da Serra, Jose Francisco, 1750-1823.
  • L42
Costume--Kentucky--Lexington.
  • L66
Courtship.
  • L22,24,27,37,45
Crawford, William Harris, 1772-1834.
  • L30,38,42
Crittenden, John Jordan, 1787-1863.
  • L32,33
Crowninshield, Benjamin Williams, 1772-1851.
  • L30,37
Custis, Mrs. George Washington Parke.
  • L17
Daggett, David, 1764-1851.
  • L24,38
Dartmouth College.
  • L17
Day, Jeremiah, 1773-1867.
  • L2
Decatur, Stephen, 1779-1820.
  • L28,30
Dennie, Joseph.
  • L10
Derby, Richard C.
  • L26
Desha, Joseph, 1768-1842.
  • L34
Dickerson, Mahlon, 1770-1853.
  • L24
Dinners and dining.
  • L13,29,30
Dinners and dining.
  • L29,45
Diplomatic etiquette.
  • L34,35,42
Dorsey, John Syng, 1783-1835.
  • L8
Dudley, Ambrose, 1750-1823.
  • L72
Dueling.
  • L28
Elections--Virginia.
  • L45
Elizabethtown (N.Y.)--Description.
  • J2:18
English language--Pronunciation.
  • J3:5,6
  • L11,12
Etiquette.
  • L29,45
Etiquette for children and teenagers.
  • L10
Europe--Politics and government.
  • L26
Fairfax, Lord Thomas, 1692-1782.
  • L43
Farrar, John, 1779-1853.
  • L42
Fitzhugh, Mr. and Mrs. (descendant of William Fitzhugh, 1741-1809)
  • L43
Flatboats--Ohio River.
  • J5:19,20,22
  • L62,63,64
Floyd, John, 1783-1837.
  • L27
Forsyth, John, 1780-1841.
  • L24,26,43
Fourth of July celebrations.
  • L77
France.
  • J3:12
  • L28
France--Politics and government--19th century.
  • L28
France--Social life and customs.
  • L40,42
Fredericksburg (Va.)--Description.
  • L45
Free Library of Philadelphia.
  • J3:2
Freeman, James, 1759-1835.
  • L8
Fromentin, Eligius, d. 1822.
  • L24,26
Furniture.
  • J3:7
  • L3,13,35,42,43
Gambling.
  • L27
Genlis, Stéphanie Félicité, comtesse de, 1746-1830.
  • L22
Gentility.
  • L19
Germans--Pennsylvania--York County.
  • L14
Glass blowing and working.
  • J5:15,16,18
  • L60,61
Goldsborough, Charles, 1765-1834.
  • L38
Green, Ashbel, 1762-1848.
  • J2:18,20
Harper's Ferry (Va.)--Description.
  • J5:8
  • L57
Harper, Robert Goodloe, 1765-1825.
  • L18
Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841.
  • L34,36
Hay, George, 1765-1830.
  • J2:15
Hopkinson, Joseph, 1770-1842.
  • L11
Horse industry--Employees.
  • J3:5
  • L13
Hosack, David, 1769-1835.
  • J2:17
  • L8
Hospitality.
  • J5:7,23
  • L57,62
Hospitals.
  • J2:17,25
Hospitals--New York (City)
  • J2:17
Hospitals--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
  • J2:25
Houdetot, Elisabeth Françoise Sophie La Live de Bellegarde, comtesse d', 1730-1813.
  • L40
Howard, John Eager, 1752-1827.
  • L16
Hubbard, Thomas Hill, 1781-1857.
  • L30
Humphreys, David, 1752-1818.
  • L1,16
Hunter, William, 1774-1849.
  • L38
Husband and wife.
  • L22
Illinois--History.
  • L33
Indians of North America--Social life and customs.
  • L62,63
Ingersoll, Jared, 1749-1822.
  • L9
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1850.
  • L33
Johnson, Richard Mentor, 1780-1850.
  • L27
Jouett, Mathew.
  • L74
Kentucky--Description and travel.
  • L64,67,69
Kentucky--Politics and government.
  • L70
Kentucky--Religious life and customs.
  • L69-72
King, Rufus, 1755-1827.
  • L23,38
Kingsley, James Luce, 1778-1852.
  • L2
Latin America--Foreign relations--United States.
  • L22,26,27,29,30,34
Latin America--History--Wars of Independence, 1806-1830.
  • L22,26,27,29,30,34
Latrobe, Benjamin Henry, 1764-1820.
  • J3:11
  • L32,33
Law--Cases.
  • L17
Lawless, John "Honest Jack", 1773-1837.
  • L28
Lawyers--New York (City)
  • J2:10
Legislators--United States.
  • L24,26,27,32,33
Letters of introduction.
  • L32,34
Levy, Uriah Phillips, 1792-1862.
  • L9
Lexington (Ky.)--Religious life and customs.
  • L70,71
Lexington (Ky.)--Social life and customs.
  • L66,71
Lexington (Va.)--Description.
  • J5:1
  • L56
Libel and slander.
  • L62
Limbourg cheese.
  • L14
Livermore, Arthur, 1766-1853.
  • L24
Livingston, Henry Brockholst, 1757-1823.
  • L17
Lodging houses--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
  • L5
Lodging houses--Virginia--Richmond.
  • L44
Logan, George, 1753-1821.
  • L33
Louis XVIII, King of France, 1755-1824.
  • L28,37,42
Lowndes, William, 1782-1822.
  • L27,30
M'Cord, James, 1785-1820.
  • L66
Macon, Nathaniel, 1758-1837.
  • L34
Madison's Cave (Va.)--Description.
  • J5:5
Marble.
  • L27
Marshall, John, 1755-1835.
  • L47
Martin, Luther, 1748-1826.
  • L19
Maryland--Religious life and customs.
  • L57
Mason, John Mitchell, 1770-1829.
  • J2:15
Mason, Jonathan, 1756-1831.
  • L32
Massachusetts Agricultural Society.
  • L40
Massachusetts--Description and travel.
  • J2:3
Mead, Colonel William.
  • L66
Mease, James, 1771-1846.
  • L11
Medicine--Practice.
  • J2:25
  • L8
Meigs, Henry, 1782-1861.
  • L4
Meigs, Josiah, 1757-1822.
  • L43
Mentally ill.
  • J2:25
Mercer, Charles Fenton, 1778-1858.
  • L45
Merchants.
  • L17
Meredith, Gertrude Gouverneur Ogden, 1774?-1828.
  • J2:25 3:6
  • L9-12
Meredith, William, 1772-1844.
  • J2:25
  • L9,10
Mineralogy.
  • J2:16,24
  • L59
Mississippi Valley--Description and travel.
  • L59
Monroe, James, 1758-1831.
  • L22,34,40
Moore, Thomas, 1779-1852.
  • L10
Morgan, Sydney, 1783?-1859.
  • J3:12
  • L18,21,22,24
Morrow, Jeremiah, 1771-1852.
  • L24
Mount Vernon (Va. : Estate)
  • L45
Museums--New York (City)
  • J2:12,17
Museums--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
  • J3:3
  • L11
Music.
  • L9,20,36,60
Natural Bridge (Va.)--Description.
  • J5:2
New England--Description and travel.
  • J2:3, 7
  • L1
New Jersey--Politics and government.
  • L24
New Jerusalem Church.
  • J3:1,2
New York (City)--Description.
  • J2:18
New York (City)--Social life and customs.
  • J2:9,14,18
  • L3,4
New York Medical School.
  • J2:16
Niagara Falls (N.Y. and Ont.)
  • L22
Ohio River--Description and travel.
  • J5:19,20,22
  • L62-64
Ohio--Description and travel.
  • L63
Onis, Luis Don.
  • L27,30,36
Opera.
  • L11
Osage Indians--Religion.
  • L38
Otis, Harrison Gray, 1765-1848.
  • L21,24,26,31,32
Paris (France)
  • L21
Patterson, Elizabeth .
  • see Bonaparte, Elizabeth Patterson
Patterson, Robert, 1743-1824.
  • L6
Pennsylvania--Description and travel.
  • L14,59
  • J3:7,10; 5:15
Perkins, Thomas Handasyd, 1764-1854.
  • J2:7
  • L2,15,17
Perry, Oliver Hazard, 1785-1819.
  • L28
Philadelphia (Pa.)--Religious life and customs.
  • J2:22
  • L6,72
Philadelphia (Pa.)--Social life and customs.
  • J2:23-25 3:4,5
  • L6,9,13
Philadelphia Athenaeum.
  • J3:2
Phlebotomy.
  • J2:25
  • L8
Physick, Philip Syng, 1768-1837.
  • L8
Pinkney, William, 1764-1822.
  • L24
Pitkin, Timothy, 1766-1847.
  • L38
Pittsburgh (Pa.)--Description.
  • J5:15,16
  • L60
Pittsburgh (Pa.)--Manufactures.
  • L60,61
Pittsburgh (Pa.)--Religious life and customs.
  • J5:17
  • L61
Plantations.
  • L46,58
Plantations--Virginia--Richmond.
  • L46
Poindexter, George, 1779-1853.
  • L34
Pope, John.
  • L70
Pope, Nathaniel, 1784-1850.
  • L33
Porter, Peter Buell, 1773-1844.
  • L22,24,27,37
Postal service.
  • L16
Preaching.
  • J2:7,15 5:10
  • L30,36,37,61,70,71,72,74,75
Preble, Edward, 1761-1807.
  • L33
Presbyterian Church.
  • L71,72
Preston, James Patton, 1774-1843.
  • L46
Princeton College.
  • J2:20
Psalmody.
  • L71
Quinette, Nicholas Marie de Rochemont, 1762-1821.
  • L3
Rape.
  • L13
Religion .
  • see Christianity
Ridgely, Charles Carnan, 1762-1829.
  • J3:16
  • L20
Ringgold, Samuel, 1770-1829.
  • L32,58
Roads.
  • L17,59
Robbery.
  • L16
Robertson, Thomas Bolling, 1779-1828.
  • L27
Ross, James, 1762-1847.
  • L60,61
Russell, Jonathan, 1771-1832.
  • L20,22
Sabbath.
  • L10
Sailing.
  • J2:18
Saint Mary's College.
  • J3:13
Sati.
  • J2:3
Shelby, Isaac, 1750-1826.
  • L71
Silverware.
  • L14
Slavery--Virginia.
  • L31,45,46
Slavery--Virginia--Richmond.
  • L46
Smith, John Augustine, 1782-1865.
  • L8
Smith, Robert, 1757-1842.
  • L15,18
Smith, Samuel Stanhope, 1750-1819.
  • J2:18
Smith, Samuel, 1752-1839.
  • L27
Smoking, prohibition of.
  • L57
Spain--Foreign Relations--United States.
  • L27
Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866.
  • L42
Stael-Holstein, Anne Louise Germaine Necker, baronne de, 1766-1817.
  • J3:3 4:9
  • L28,42
State rights.
  • L27
Steamboats.
  • L4
Stevens, Edward?, d. 1820.
  • L38
Story, Joseph, 1779-1845.
  • J2:12
  • L17
Stuart, Gilbert, 1755-1828.
  • L40
Sullivan, George, 1771-1838.
  • L4
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872.
  • J3:4
  • L11
Tait, Charles, 1768-1835.
  • L34
Talbot, Isham, 1773-1837.
  • L32
Talleyrand-Perigord, Charles Maurice de, 1754-1838.
  • J3:3,12
  • L42
Tallmadge, James, 1778-1853.
  • L30
Tapestry--France.
  • L58
Thacher, Samuel Cooper, 1785-1818.
  • L36
Thornton, William, 1759-1828.
  • L32,38
Tilghman, William, 1756-1827.
  • L6
Tompkins, Daniel D., 1774-1825.
  • L2,32
Transylvania University.
  • L8,66,75
Travel expenses.
  • L46
Treaty of Ghent (1814)
  • L28
Trumbull, John, 1756-1843.
  • J2:9,10
  • L2
Tucker, Saint George, 1752-1827.
  • L30
Unitarian Church--Pennsylvania.
  • L6
United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.)
  • L24,27
United States--Foreign Relations.
  • L30
United States--Foreign relations--Latin America.
  • L22,26,27,29,30,34
United States--Foreign Relations--Spain.
  • L22,26,27,29,30,34
United States--History--French and Indian War, 1755-1763.
  • L61
United States--Politics and government--1789-1815.
  • J2:10,12
  • L24,26,27,29,30,33,34
United States. Declaration of Independence.
  • L15
United States. Patent Office.
  • L42
Universities and colleges.
  • J2:6,16,18,20,25 3:13 5:1
  • L8,20,42,56,66,75
University of Georgia.
  • L42
University of Pennsylvania. Medical School.
  • L8
Urinology.
  • J2:17
Vanderlyn, John, 1775-1852.
  • L40
Vardeman, Jeremiah, 1775-1842.
  • L69
Venereal diseases.
  • J2:25
Villette, Philiberte Rouph de Varicourt de, 1757-1822.
  • J3:19
  • L21,22,40
Virginia--Description and travel.
  • L4,43,45,55,57
  • J5:8
Virginia--Religious life and customs.
  • L57
Vocal music.
  • L11,36
Vocal music--China.
  • L30
Voltaire, 1694-1778.
  • J3:19
  • L21,22
Waltz.
  • L9
Washington (D.C.)--Description.
  • L31
Washington (D.C.)--Social life and customs.
  • L28,37
Washington Hall (Philadelphia, Pa.)
  • J2:23
  • L7
Washington University.
  • L56
Washington, Bushrod, 1762-1829.
  • L45
Washington, George, 1732-1799.
  • L43
Weather.
  • J2:3
  • L1,44,46
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820.
  • L9
Wharton, Robert, 1757-1834.
  • L9
White House (Washington, D.C.)
  • L35,38
White, William, 1748-1836.
  • L8,10
Wickham, John, 1763-1839.
  • L46
Wier's Cave (Va.)--Description.
  • J5:5
William and Mary College.
  • L20
Williams, John, 1778-1837.
  • L32
Williamson, Hugh, 1735-1819.
  • L4
Wirt, William, 1772-1834.
  • L17
Wistar, Caspar, 1761-1818.
  • L5
Women in public life.
  • L20,24
Women--Costume.
  • J2:18
  • L14
Women--District of Columbia.
  • L24,28,38
Women--Kentucky--Lexington.
  • L66
Women--Maryland--Baltimore.
  • L15,19,20
Women--Massachusetts--Boston.
  • L3
Women--New York (City)
  • J2:18
  • L3,4,20
Women--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia.
  • L11,12,13,20
Women--Suffrage.
  • L24
Women--Virginia.
  • L43,45
Woodlawn (Va.)--Description.
  • L43
Yale University.
  • J2:6