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Date: January 1, 1811
Author: Wilkinson, James, 1757-1825.
Social Visit. The company of M[r Dana & Lady] is requested at a social donation visit, at the Rev. J.W. Adams ... Mrs. M.D. Burnett, Mr. P. Dickinson, ... managers. Syracuse, January, 1839.
Date: January 1, 1839
An account of expeditions to the sources of the Mississippi, and through the western parts of Louisiana, to the sources of the Arkansaw, Kans, La Platte, and Pierre Jaun, rivers; performed by order of the government of the United States during the years 1805, 1806, and 1807. And a tour through the interior parts of New Spain, when conducted through these provinces, by order of the captain-general, in the year 1807. By Major Z.M. Pike. Illustrated by maps and charts.
Date: January 1, 1810
Author: Pike, Zebulon Montgomery, 1779-1813.
Jubilee: a sermon, containing a history of the origin of the First Baptist Church in the City of New-York, and its progress, during the first fifty years since its constitution: (with explanatory notes) delivered in the meeting-house of said church, Jan. 1, 1813. By Wm. Parkinson, A.M. pastor. [Three lines of Scripture texts] To which are annexed A narrative of facts, interspersed with remarks; and an appendix; all relating to the reports that have gone abroad, concerning the pastor of the above named church; showing their incredibility, and so the innocence of the church in retaining him in office, those reports notwithstanding. By the accused.
Date: January 1, 1813
Author: Parkinson, William, 1774-1848.
Brookes's General gazetteer improved; or, A new and compendious geographical dictionary; containing a description of the empires, kingdoms, states, provinces, cities, towns, forts, seas, harbours, rivers, lakes, mountains, capes, &c. in the known world; with the government, customs, manners, and religion of the inhabitants; the extent, boundaries, and natural productions of each country; the trade, manufactures, and curiosities of the cities and towns; their longitude, latitude, bearings and distances in English miles, from remarkable places; and the various events by which they have been distinguished: including a detail of the counties, cities, boroughs, market-towns, and principal villages, in Great Britain and Ireland: together with a succinct account of, at least, one thousand cities, towns, and villages in the United States, more than has appeared in any foreign edition of the same work; in which the numerous mistakes and deficiencies of European gazetteers, respecting this country, are corrected and supplied. Illustrated by eight maps, neatly executed. Originally written by R. Brookes, M.D.
Date: January 1, 1812
Author: Brookes, R. (Richard), fl. 1721-1763.
Carey's American pocket atlas; containing twenty maps, viz. ... With a brief description of each state and territory. Also the census of inhabitants of the United States for 1810, the exports from the United States for twenty years.
Date: January 1, 1814
Author: Carey, Mathew, 1760-1839.
Authentic and interesting memoirs of Mrs. Clarke, from her infancy to the present time. Likewise, a brief account of Mr. Wardle's charges, relative to His Royal Highness the Duke of York: together with the minutes of evidence, as taken in the House of Commons. From authentic documents. Illustrated with a beautiful portrait of Mrs. Clarke.
Date: January 1, 1809
The Pittsburgh directory, for 1819. Containing the names, professions, and residence of all the heads of families, and persons in business, in the city of Pittsburgh, and its suburbs. And a variety of other useful information, by J.M. Riddle, and M.M. Murray.
Date: January 1, 1819
Author: Riddle, James M.
The life of Robert Fulton, by his friend Cadwallader D. Colden. Read before the Literary and Philosophical Society of New-York: comprising some account of the invention, progress, and establishment of steam-boats; of improvements in the construction and navigation of canals, and other objects of public utility. With an appendix.
Date: January 1, 1817
Author: Colden, Cadwallader D. (Cadwallader David), 1769-1834.
The glory of America. A century sermon delivered at the South Church, in Portsmouth, Newhampshire, IV January, MDCCCI. Together with a number of historical notes, and an appendix, containing an account of the newspapers printed in the state. By Timothy Alden, Jun. A.M. colleague pastor with the Reverend Samuel Haven D.D. Presented to the public, at the solicitation of a number of the hearers, to whom it is respectfully dedicated.
Date: January 1, 1801
Author: Alden, Timothy, 1771-1839.
Memoirs of the life and writings of Benjamin Franklin, L.L.D. F.R.S. minister plenipotentiary from the United States of America to the court of France, and for the treaty of peace and independence with Great Britain, &c. Written by himself, to a late period, and continued to the time of his death by his grandson, William Temple Franklin. Now first published from the original manuscript, comprising the private correspondence & public negotiations of Dr. Franklin: together with the whole of his political, philosophical, & miscellaneous works. Vol. I[-VI].
Date: January 1, 1808
Author: Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790.
A compendious and complete system of modern geography. Or A view of the present state of the world. Being a faithful abridgement of The American universal geography, (edition of 1812,) with corrections and additions made from information since received. By Jedidiah Morse, D.D. A.A. & S.H. & S.A. Soc. author of The American universal geography, American gazetteer, &c. &c. Illustrated by a representation of the solar system, and six maps of the principal divisions of the globe.
Date: January 1, 1814
Author: Morse, Jedidiah, 1761-1826.
The stranger in Ireland: or, A tour in the southern and western parts of that country, in the year 1805. By John Carr, Esq., of the Honourable Society of the Middle Temple, author of A northern summer, or Travels round the Baltic; The stranger in France, &c., &c. [Two lines from Horace]
Date: January 1, 1806
Genre: Travel literature
Author: Carr, John, Sir, 1772-1832.
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 Philadelphia directory for 1806, containing the names, trades and residence of the inhabitants of the city, Southwark, and Northern Liberties. To which is added, a calendar, from the 1st of February 1806 to the 1st of February 1807. By James Robinson.
Date: January 1, 1806
Author: Robinson, James.