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Reward of merit. [No. 1] M[ast J.L. Perkins] for h[is] diligence and attention to h[is] studies merits the approbation of h[is] instructres. [West. Bost. Sunday School July 1824.]
Date: January 1, 1824
Genre: Rewards of merit
To make your young folks happy, subscribe for "Wide Awake." The best juvenile magazine in the world ... Thousands of babies take Baby-Land. Subscribe for yours. ...
Date: January 1, 1876
Genre: Advertising cards
Date: January 1, 1864
A geographical dictionary, or Universal gazetteer; ancient and modern. In two volumes. Vol. I[-II]. By J.E. Worcester, A.M.
Date: January 1, 1817
Author: Worcester, Joseph E. (Joseph Emerson), 1784-1865.
The life of George Washington, commander in chief of the American forces, during the war which established the independence of his country, and first president of the United States. Compiled under the inspection of the Honourable Bushrod Washington, from original papers bequeathed to him by his deceased relative, and now in possession of the author. To which is prefixed, an introduction, containing a compendious view of the colonies planted by the English on the continent of North America, from their settlement to the commencement of that war which terminated their independence. By John Marshall. Vol. I-[V]
Date: January 1, 1804
Author: Marshall, John, 1755-1835.
Isaiah Thomas, Junr's Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhodeisland, New-Hampshire and Vermont almanack, with an ephemeris, for the year of our Lord 1807 ... Fitted to the latitude and longitude of the town of Boston, but will serve without essential variation for the adjacent states. ...
Date: January 1, 1806
Date: January 1, 1866
National Theatre. ... On this Tuesday evening, Jan. 18th, 1859, when will be presented, a new, original local drama ... entitled The woman of the world! --Or A-- peep at the vices & virtues of country & city life! ... Favorite dance ... Miss Henrietta Lang ... To conclude with the laughable farce ... entitled The middy ashore! ...
Date: January 1, 1859
Luca Family! Colored. Great novelty!! Wonderful pianist! ... have the honor to announce one grand vocal and instrumental concert at [blank] on [blank] eve. [blank] On this occasion will be presented both vocal and instrumental music, in the best style of the Lucas, who, having sung to delighted audiences throughout New England and New York, are now making their first Western tour. ...
Date: January 1, 1856
A sermon, preached on Sunday, the third of April, at the funeral of Mrs. Fanny Lame Fleury, wife of Thomas Melvill, Jun., Esq. who died in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, April 1, 1814, aged 32 years.
Date: January 1, 1814
Author: Allen, William, 1784-1868.
A narrative of the life, occurrences, vicissitudes and present situation, of K. White. Compiled and collated by herself--Feb. 1809.
Date: January 1, 1809
Author: White, K., b. 1772.
To the Honorable, the Senate, and the House of Representatives of the commonwealth of Massachusetts (which may God protect and prosper!) in General Court assembled. We, the undersigned, working-women of the city of Boston, dependent for our daily bread upon the daily labor of our own hands, humbly make known to your honorable body, that we are insufficiently paid for our labor, scantily clothed, poorly fed, and badly lodged ...
Date: January 1, 1869
Date: January 1, 1876
Author: Chandler, Parker Cleaveland, 1848-1908.
The American universal geography, or, A view of the present state of all the kingdoms, states, and colonies in the known world. In two volumes. The first volume contains a copious introduction, adapted to the present improved state of astronomical science--a brief geography of the earth--a general description of America--an account of North-America, and its various divisions, particularly of the United States--a general account of the West-Indies, and of the four groupes [sic] of islands into which they are naturally divided, and a minute account of the several islands--a general description of South-America, and a particular account of its various states and provinces--and a brief description of the remaining American islands. The second volume contains a geography of the Eastern continent--a general description of Europe, and a minute account of its various kingdoms and states--a general description of Asia, its kingdoms, provinces, and islands--an account of the numerous islands arranged by modern geographers under the names of Austral Asia and Polynesia--a general description of Africa, and a particular account of its various states and islands. To which are added an abridgement of the last census of the United States--a chronological table of remarkable events from the creation to this time--an improved list of ancient and modern learned and eminent men--and a copious index to the whole work. The whole comprehending a complete system of modern geography. Accompanied by a new and elegant general atlas of the world, containing (in a separate volume,) sixty three maps, comprising, as far as they could be obtained, all the latest discoveries to the present time. By Jedidiah Morse, D.D. F.A.A. S.H.S. Minister of the Congregational church in Charlestown. Sixth edition. Arranged on a new plan, and improved in every part by a laborious examination of most of the late respectable voyages and travels, in Europe and Asia, by a free use of the information in the abridgement of Pinkerton's excellent geography, and by the admirable statistical tables of Hassel. Volume I[-II].
Date: January 1, 1812
Author: Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826.
The Works of the British poets. With lives of the authors, by Ezekiel Sanford. Vol. I. Chaucer, &c.[-Vol. XXV. Young].
Date: January 1, 1819