American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IIf

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Date: 1866-1886 | Size: 1 section

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APS Archives. Record Group IIa1743-18061.0 section
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APS Archives. Record Group IIi18971.0 section
APS Archives. Record Group IIj1898-1988, Undated1.0 section

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Papers
  
Belcourt, George Antoine, 1803-1874.
Letter to J. Peter Lesley;
Jan.1, 18668x5

Rustico, Prince Edward Island, A.L.S. 3p.and end. Regarding his French-Ojibway dictionary and plans for its publication. See Pro., X, 203-204.

General physical description: 8x5

American Philosophical Society.
Cards announcing meetings
January 5, 1866 - January 7, 1870 

Printed document. 17 leaves with 4 cards per leaf.

Smithsonian Institution.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Jan. 27, 186610-3/4x8-1/2

Washington, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Joseph Henry. 1p. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-3/4x8-1/2

Geological Society of London.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Feb. 7, 186613-1/4x8-1/2

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Warington W.Smyth. 1p.,end.: E.O.K[endall]. Thanks for publications.

General physical description: 13-1/4x8-1/2

Jones, William P. (William Patterson).
Letter to the American Philosophical Society,
February 12, 18667 1/2" x 9 3/4"

Philadelphia, 2 pp. and endorsement. A.Com.S. Concerning relation of gravitation and magnetism. Read: February 16, 1866. See Pro., X, 204.

General physical description: 7 1/2" x 9 3/4"

Académie Royale des Sciences, des Lettres et des Beaux-arts de Belgique.
Letter to the American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia
February 14, 186610-1/2x8-1/4

Brussels, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Quetelet. 1p.,end.: J.L.LeC[onte and end. In French. Thanks for Transactions and Proceedings

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/4

Jones, William P. (William Patterson).
Letter to the American Philosophical Society,
February 22, 18667 3/4" x 9 7/8"

Philadelphia, 3 pp. and endorsement. A.Com.S. Nine points in the theory of terrestrial magnetism.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 7/8"

Jones, William P. (William Patterson).
Letter to the American Philosophical Society,
March 2, 18667 1/2" x 9 3/4"

Philadelphia, 2 pp. and endorsements. A.Com.S. Supplementary points to the theory of terrestrial magnetism.

General physical description: 7 1/2" x 9 3/4"

Brickenstein, H. A..
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
March 7, 18664 1/2" x 7 1/8"

Secretary of A.P.S., Bethlehem, 3 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Thinks that the United Brethren will approve the publication of certain of the [David] Zeisberger manuscripts. See Pro., X, 207.

General physical description: 4 1/2" x 7 1/8"

Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
March 8, 18667 7/8'' x 9 7/8''

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, 3 pp. and endorsement. L.S. Presentation and withdrawal of Father [George A.] Belcourt's memoir from the Smithsonian. Smithsonian building damaged by fire. $150,000-$200,000 repairs necessary. Possible combination of the Smithsonian library with libraries of Capitol and of Congress. The same to be opened to the public. FILM 235 FRAME27

General physical description: 7 7/8'' x 9 7/8''

Agassiz, Alexander, 1835-1910.
Letter to [J. Peter] Leslie,
March 27, 18667 3/4" x 9 7/8"

[sic], Museum of Comparative Zoology, Cambridge, Mass., 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Wishes to exchange a few copies of his father's contributions for an equivalent part of A.P.S. Transactions. See Pro., X, 209.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 7/8"

Taliaferro, E..
Letter to [J. Peter Lesley]
April 25, 18667 3/4" x 9 3/4"

College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, Virginia, 2pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Wishes to know whether any "encouragement" may be held out by the A.P.S. for the publication of a treatise on the laws of the French language. Read: May 4, 1866. See Pro., X, 242.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 3/4"

Kaiserlich-Königliche Geographische Gesellschaft (Austria).
Letter to J.P. Lesley, Philadelphia;
April 26, 18669-3/4x7-1/2

Vienna, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Franz Hauery. 1p.,end.: J.L.LeC[onte] and end. In German. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 9-3/4x7-1/2

Smithsonian Institution.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
May 5, 186610-3/4x8-1/2

Washington, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Joseph Henry. 1p.,end.: J.L.LeC[onte]. Thanks for Transactions and Proceedings

General physical description: 10-3/4x8-1/2

American Philosophical Society.
Report of the special committee on T. E. Blackwell's memoir,
May 6, 18667 3/4" x 9 3/4"

"Hydrology of the St. Lawrence," Philadelphia, 2 pp. and endorsement. D.S.: John C. Trautwine, T. P[eter] Lesley. Publication of first part of memoir in Transactions recommended.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 3/4"

Greer, James.
Letter to Joseph Henry,
May 8, 18665" x 8"

Dayton, Ohio, 12 pp. and endorsement. A.Com.S. Regarding the discovery of the three fossil fish in the sand bluffs of Mississippi near Vicksburg. See minutes, June 15, 1866, in Pro., X, 256.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Belcourt, George Antoine, 1803-1874.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley;
May 10, 18669-1/2x7-1/2

Rustico, Prince Edward Island, A.L.S. 4p. In French. Enc. Concerning his French-Ojibway dictionary. Cf. Pro., X, 1256. For enc.,see: Belcourt. French-Ojibway dictionary; May 1866.

General physical description: 9-1/2x7-1/2

American Philosophical Society. Board of Officers.
Minutes of stated meeting of . . . Philadelphia,
May 11, 18667 3/4" x 9 3/4"

1 p. and endorsement. Moved that a trust fund be established for the erection of a fireproof building for the Society.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 3/4"

American Philosophical Society. Board of Officers.
Report of the committee of . . . upon paper signed "Prometheus" offered for the Magellanic premium,
May 11, 18667 3/4" x 9 3/4"

Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsement. Do not recommend invention of "Prometheus" for Magellanic award.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 3/4"

Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
May 31, 18665" x 8"

Smithsonian Institution, [Washington], 2 pp. A.L.S. Encloses communication from James Greer, dated Dayton, May 8, 1866, (q.v.). Requests suggestions as to an answer. FILM 235 FRAME 28

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Belcourt, George Antoine, 1803-1874.
French-Ojibway dictionary;
May, 186613x8-1/4, 15x9-1/2

A.D. 12p. In French. Consists of a preface to the dictionary and a specimen page (A to Abonner). Enclosed originally in Belcourt to Lesley; May 10, 1866.

General physical description: 13x8-1/4, 15x9-1/2

Köhler, William.
Letter to [J. Peter] Leslie [sic],
June 12, 18667 5/8" x 9 3/4"

Austinville, Va., 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Regarding lead ores found near Austinville. The letter has been corrected for the press. See Pro., X, 270.

General physical description: 7 5/8" x 9 3/4"

Royal Geological Society of Ireland.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
June 21, 18669x7-1/4

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Robert H. Scott and Robert Runes. 1p.,end.: J.L.LeC[onte] and end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 9x7-1/4

Smithsonian Institution.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
June 22, 186610-3/4x8

Washington, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Joseph Henry. 1p.,end.: J.L.LeC[onte]. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-3/4x8

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on the inadvisability of publishing 0. Reichenbach's paper on geology;
July 10, 18669-3/4x7-3/4

Philadelphia, A.L.S.: F.V. Hayden. 1p. Mutilated. Cf. Minutes, May 18, 1866.

General physical description: 9-3/4x7-3/4

Horsford, Eben Norton, 1818-1893.
Letter to John C. Cresson,
July 10, 18667 3/4" x 9 3/4"

Cambridge, [Mass.], 2pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Concerning a brilliant rainbow seen on July 8. Printed in Pro., X, 258.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 3/4"

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee in favor of publication of the Ojibway dictionary by Belcourt;
July 14, 18669-3/4x7-3/4

Philadelphia, D.S.: F.V.Hayden, J.P.Lesley and P.E. Chase. 1p. See Pro., X, 259.

General physical description: 9-3/4x7-3/4

Moore, M..
Letter to John C. Cresson,
July 24, 18665" x 8"

Trenton Falls, 3 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Concerning the identity of "a small copper coin of the weight of forty two grains." Printed in part in Pro., X, 270.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Linnean Society of London.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
July 27, 186610x8

London, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Richd. Kippis. 1p.,end.: E.O.K[ednall] and end. Thanks for Transactions and Proceedings

General physical description: 10x8

Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Aug. 27, 186610-1/4x8

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: W.H.Miller. 1p.and end. Thanks for publications.

General physical description: 10-1/4x8

Duane, William, 1807-1882.
Letter to [the American philosophical society];
Sept. 20, 18667-1/2x5

A.L.S. 1p.,end.by J.P.L[esley]. Presents Peter Legaux's meteorological records.

General physical description: 7-1/2x5

Gesellschaft zur Beförderung der Gesammten Naturwissenschaften zu Marburg.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Sept. 28, 186610x8-1/2

Marburg, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Heusinger. 1p.,end.by J.L.LeC[onte], and end. In German. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8-1/2

Greer, James.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
October 7, 18667 3/4" x 9 3/4"

Secretary of A.P.S., Dayton, Ohio, 3 pp. A.L.S. Regarding natural coke pit near Richmond, Va. Encloses extracts from Sir Charles Lyell's pamphlet on the coal fields of America, for publication.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 3/4"

Peale, Franklin, 1795-1870.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
October 7, 18667 3/4" x 9 3/4"

Secretary of A.P.S., Philadelphia, 1p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Will prepare an obituary notice of the late Mr. Matthias W. Baldwin. See Pro., X, 273.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 3/4"

National Academy of Sciences (U.S.).
Letter to Peter Lesley, Philadelphia
October 18661 p.; 8x5

Washington, letter signed: J. E. Hilgard. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 8x5

American Philosophical Society.
Letter to the Natural academy of sciences;
Nov. 3, 18665-1/4x7-3/4

Philadelphia, A.L.S.: J.P.Lesley. 1p.,end. Copy. "To Dr. Wolcott Gibbs..." Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 5-1/4x7-3/4

Reed, William B. (William Bradford), 1806-1876.
Letter to C[harles] B. Trego,
November 12, 18665" x 7 3/4"

Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsement. A.N.S. Resignation from membership in A.P.S. See Pro., X, 276.

General physical description: 5" x 7 3/4"

Eddy, Richard, 1828-1906.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
November 13, 18667" x 10"

Secretary of the A.P.S., Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. The librarian of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania asks permission to copy and publish the letters of Penn and Logan, as copied by the late Mrs. Deborah Logan. Read: November 16, 1866.

General physical description: 7" x 10"

Fraley, F. (Frederick), 1804-1901.
Letter to George Bacon Wood
November 17, 1866 
Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Tho[ma]s P. James, W[est] Haverford,
December 16, 18665" x 8 1/8"

2pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Will leave another wood cut at A.P.S. rooms tomorrow. Encloses bill from artist, Mr. Edward Sheppard, for $60.

General physical description: 5" x 8 1/8"

Packard, A. S. (Alpheus Spring), 1839-1905.
Letter to the Secretary of the A.P.S.
December 19, 18664 7/8" x 7 7/8"

to the Secretary of the A.P.S., Essex Institute, Salem, [Mass.], 1 p. and endorsements. A.L.S. Encloses prospectus of a new natural history magazine (American Naturalist). Requests cooperation of the A.P.S. See Pro., X, 330.

General physical description: 4 7/8" x 7 7/8"

Cresson, John C. (John Chapman), 1806-1876.
Remarks upon sudden fall of temperature accompanied by a rise of the barometer.
December 21, 18664 15/16" x 8"

[Philadelphia], 2 pp. and endorsement. Com. See minutes, December 21, 1866, in Pro., X, 296.

General physical description: 4 15/16" x 8"

Jenks, Harriet N..
Letter to George Bacon Wood
December 26, 1866 
Jenks, Harriet N..
Letter to ----,
January 14, 18675" x 6 1/2"

Boston, 1 p. A.L.S. Encloses date of her father's death, together with obituary (missing) by the Rev. George w. Blagden. [Rev. William Jenks, d. November 13, 1866.]

General physical description: 5" x 6 1/2"

Great Britain. War Office.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Feb. 18, 186713x8

Southampton, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Henry James. 1p.,end. by E.O.K[endall], and end. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 13x8

Greer, James.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
February 27, 18675" x 8"

Dayton, Ohio, 3 pp. A.L.S. Concerning publication of his communication to the Smithsonian Institution regarding three fossil fish, in A.P.S. Proceedings.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Loomis, Elias, 1811-1889.
Letter to ----,
March 6, 18675" x 8"

Yale College, [New Haven], 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Orders A.P.S. Transactions, II, III, and IV. "as complete as they can be made."

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Hagedane, C. F..
Letter to J. Otis Kendall;
March 18, 186710-1/2x8-1/4

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 1p.,end. Has forwarded APS publications to Germany.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/4

Merrick, J. Vaughan (John Vaughan), 1828-1906.
Letter to the President of A.P.S.,
April 29, 18677 3/4" X 9 5/8"

Philadelphia, 2 pp. and endorsement. L.S. Resolution adopted at meeting of members of several societies regarding erection of building on Penn Square.

General physical description: 7 3/4" X 9 5/8"

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Tho[ma]s P. James,
May 14, 18675 1/8" x 8 1/8"

W[est] Haverford, 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Wishes to pay half of the bill for corrections made in his paper, but regards the other half as due to "office errors" for which he is not liable.

General physical description: 5 1/8" x 8 1/8"

James, Thomas Potts, 1803-1882.
Letter to Ed[ward] D. Cope,
May 17, 18675" x 8"

Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsement. Dr.L.S. Refusal to reduce bill for extra printing charges.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Tho[ma]s P. James, W[est] Haverford,
May 27, 18675 1/8" x 8 1/8"

Thinks that the committee of the A.P.S. should "look to the printer" for reimbursement of extra charges due to compositors' errors.

General physical description: 5 1/8" x 8 1/8"

Sheafer, P. W. (Peter Wenrick), 1819-1891.
Letter to the American Philosophical Society,
June 1, 18674 7/8" x 7 7/8"

Pottsville, Pa., 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Requests "copy of terms of reward offered for utilising the fine Coal dirt gathered about our Anthracite Colliers."

General physical description: 4 7/8" x 7 7/8"

Dick, A., and Cie.
Letter to [the American Philosophical Society],
August or September, 18678 1/4" x 10 5/8"

Paris, n.d., but ca. 1 p. and endorsement. L.S. Inquires whether A.P.S. would care to purchase any of Prof. Richter's new metal, indium, A. Dick & Co. being the agents of the Royal Saxon factories. Read: Sept. 20, 1867. Pro., X, 343.

General physical description: 8 1/4" x 10 5/8"

Hinrichs, Gustavus Detlef, 1836-1923.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society;
Oct. 8, 18677-1/2x5

Iowa City, A.L.S. 1p.and end. Donates volume.

General physical description: 7-1/2x5

Hayden, F. V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), 1829-1887.
Letter to the Secretary of the A.P.S.,
October 10, 18677 3/4" x 9 3/4"

Julesburg, Colo., 3 pp. and endorsement. A.Com.S. Observations upon the Indian history of the Colorado region. Regarding the use of stone arrow points by the Pawnees in very early times. Printed in full, under date of, in Proceedings, X, 352-353.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 3/4"

Cleveland, Charles Dexter, 1802-1869.
Letter to Charles B. Trego
October 12, 1867 
Jarvis, Edward, 1803-1884.
Letter to Charles B. Trego, Philadelphia;
Oct. 19, 18678x5

Dorchester, A.L.S. 3p. and end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 8x5

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Tho[ma]s P. James,
November 7, 18675" x 8"

Philadelphia, 1p. and endorsement. A.L.S. offers to pay cost of corrections (half of Sherman & Co's. bill) to publication committee of the A.P.S.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Hinrichs, Gustavus Detlef, 1836-1923.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society;
Nov. 11, 186710x8

Iowa City, A.L.S. 1p.and end. Asks for notice that his book was received.

General physical description: 10x8

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Tho[ma]s P. James,
November 18, 18675" x 8"

Philadelphia, 3 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Inquires whether the publication committee of the A.P.S. will be interested in his supplement to Leidy's "Extinct Reptiles of the Cretaceous formation in the United States."

General physical description: 5" x 8"

James, Thomas Potts, 1803-1882.
Letter to [Edward D.] Cope,
December 6, 18675" x 7 3/4"

Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsement. Dr. L.S. Thinks Prof. Cope's new article will be accepted for the A.P.S. Transactions. Publication committee agrees to accept Cope's terms as to payment of printer.

General physical description: 5" x 7 3/4"

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to T[homas] P. James,
December 8, 18675" x 8"

Philadelphia, 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Encloses $15 for corrections made in his paper.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Barnard, Henry, 1811-1900.
Letter to the Secretary of the A.P.S.,
December, 18675" x 8 1/8"

Washington, n.d. , but ca. 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Asks for a brief history of the A.P.S. for a report upon schools of agriculture and mechanic arts. Endorsed as read: December 20, 1867.

General physical description: 5" x 8 1/8"

Philadelphia. Board of revision of taxes.
Letter to the American Philosop[hica]l So[ciety],
18674 5/8" x 8 3/8"

Philadelphia, ----, 1 p. Pr.D. Notice of assessment of A.P.S. property at $30,000 for the year 1868.

General physical description: 4 5/8" x 8 3/8"

American Philosophical Society.
Circular, at a meeting of the aid committee...
Circa 186719 cm x 23.5 cm

Subscription aimed at raising money for a larger, fire-proof building for the society. Committee included Franklin Peale, John C. Cresson, Robert Cornelius, Henry Winsor, Edward Hartshornes, and Thomas P. James.

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Dionisotti, Carlo, 1824-1899.
Letter to the President [of the American philosophical society];
Jan. 17, 18688x5-1/2

Turin, A.L.S. 1p.and end. In French. Donates publication.

General physical description: 8x5-1/2

Stockwell, John N. (John Nelson), 1832-1920.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society;
Jan. 17, 18687x5

Brecksville, Ohio, A.L.S. 1p.and end. Donates publication.

General physical description: 7x5

O'Neill, Charles, 1821-1893.
Letter to Geo[rge] B. Wood and Cha[rle]s B. Trego,
February 27, 18685" x 8"

House of Representatives, Washington, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Has received A.P.S. resolution asking that Congress may order an early examination of the coast of Alaska, and will present the same to the House.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Academia Real das Sciencias de Lisboa.
Letter to J.P[eter] Lesley, Philadelphia
March 28, 186810-3/4x8-1/2

Lisbon, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J.M.Latino Coelh. 1p. In French. Thanks for publications.

General physical description: 10-3/4x8-1/2

James, Thomas Potts, 1803-1882.
Letter to ----,
June 8, 18685" x 8"

Philadelphia, 1 p. A.L.S. [Elias] Durand "declines the appointment of agent for the Am. Philos. Society for securing the Mirchaux legacy."

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Magyar Tudományos Akadémia.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
July 25, 186812x9-1/4

Budapest, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J.Arany. 1p. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 12x9-1/4

Trego, Charles B., 1794-1874.
Letter to Edward D. Cope,
July 28, 18687 3/4" x 10"

L-12 Philadelphia, 1 p. Dr.L.I. Concerning prospective publication of Dr. Cope's paper.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 10"

Edwards, Howard, 1833-1925?.
Letter to Cha[rle]s B. Trego,
August 19, 18688" x 12 1/2"

Philadelphia, 2 pp. A.L.S. Requests loan of map of the "Indian Walk," in order to make a copy thereof.

General physical description: 8" x 12 1/2"

Kongelige Nordiske oldskriftselskab (Denmark).
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Sept. 1, 186810-3/4x8-1/4

Copenhagen, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Engelhardt. 1p.and add. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-3/4x8-1/4

Académie Royale des Sciences, des Lettres et des Beaux-arts de Belgique.
Letter to the American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia
September 17, 186810-1/2x8-1/4

Brussels, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Quetelet. 1p., In French. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/4

Robinson, Moncure, 1802-1891.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley;
Oct. 2, 18688x5

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 2p.,end. Forwards Michel Chevalier's donation.

General physical description: 8x5

Physikalische Gesellschaft zu Berlin.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Oct. 16, 186810x8-1/4

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: G.Quincke. 1p. In German. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10x8-1/4

Kirchhoff, G. (Gustav), 1824-1887.
Letter to [the American philosophical society];
Oct. 22, 18684x7

Heidelburg, A.L.S. 1p. In German. Through the Smithsonian institution he has received the Proceedings.

General physical description: 4x7

Société de physique et d'histoire naturelle de Genève.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Nov. 1, 186810-3/4x8-1/2

Geneva, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Marignac. 1p.,end. In French. Thanks for Proceedings and forwards publication.

General physical description: 10-3/4x8-1/2

K.K. Sternwarte zu Prag.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Nov. 5, 18689x5-1/2

A.L.S.: K.Hornstein. 1p. In German. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 9x5-1/2

Literary and Philosophical Society of Manchester.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Nov. 11, 186810x8

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Henry E. Roscoe and Josh. Baxendell. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10x8

Kaiserl. Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Dec. 14, 186810-3/4x8-1/2

Vienna, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Schrätter. 1p. In German. Thanks for Proceedings and Transactions

General physical description: 10-3/4x8-1/2

James, Thomas Potts, 1803-1882.
Letter to [Edward D.] Cope,
December 15, 18685" x 7 15/16"

[Philadelphia], 1 p. Dr.L.S. Requests Prof. Cope to submit plates intended to go with his article, in order that correct estimate of cost of publication may be obtained.

General physical description: 5" x 7 15/16"

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Tho[ma]s P. James, R[oo]ms A.P.S.,
December 16, 18687 3/4" x 12 1/2"

[Philadelphia], 1 p. and address. A.L.S. Reasons for the withdrawal of certain plates from article on fossil reptiles.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 12 1/2"

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Tho[ma]s P. James,
December 30, 18685 3/8" x 8 1/8"

Philadelphia, 2 pp. Hopes that his paper will not be sent to press before all or most of the wood cuts are finished.

General physical description: 5 3/8" x 8 1/8"

Royal Society of Edinburgh.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Jan. 7, 186910x8

Edinburgh, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J.H.Balfour. 1p. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10x8

Smithsonian Institution.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Jan. 9, 186910-3/4x8

Washington, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Joseph Henry. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-3/4x8

Coupeé, Henry.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
January 12, 18697 5/8" x 9 5/8"

Lehigh University, South Bethlehem, Pa., 1 p. and endorsements. A.L.S. Requests loan of Mariana's History of Spain for six months. Granted, February 12, 1869.

General physical description: 7 5/8" x 9 5/8"

Natural History Society of Northumberland, Durham, & Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Jan. 12, 18699-3/4x8

Newcastle, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Henry Bowman Brady and George Hodge. 1p. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 9-3/4x8

James, Thomas Potts, 1803-1882.
Letter to Ed[ward] D. Cope,
January 25, 18697 5/8" x 12 1/2"

Philadelphia, 1 p. Dr.L.S. Concerning difficulties regarding wood cuts and lithographs for Dr. Cope's paper, executed by John Collins.

General physical description: 7 5/8" x 12 1/2"

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Tho[ma]s P. James,
January 29, 18695 1/4" x 8 1/4"

[Philadelphia], 1 p. A.L.S. Appointment to meet committee "on 3rd day at 11.30 A.M."

General physical description: 5 1/4" x 8 1/4"

Akademie der Wissenschaften in Göttingen.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Jan., 18698-1/2x5-1/4

Göttingen, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Wöhler. 1p.,end. In German. Thanks for Proceedings and forwards publication.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5-1/4

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Tho[ma]s P. James,
February 9, 18694 7/8" x 7 3/8"

Philadelphia,1P. A.L.S. Regrets illness of Mr. James. Cannot meet committee before sixth or seventh day. "[John] Collins comes on slowly with the plates . . ."

General physical description: 4 7/8" x 7 3/8"

Society of Antiquaries of Scotland.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Feb. 12, 18699-3/4x8

Edinburgh, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: W.T.McCulloch. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 9-3/4x8

Bridges, Robert, 1806-1882.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
February 20, 18694 7/8" x 7 1/2"

Philadelphia, 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Regrets that he is too busy to prepare an obituary notice of Mr. [John] cassin.

General physical description: 4 7/8" x 7 1/2"

Kaiserlich-Königliche Zoologisch-Botanische Gesellschaft in Wien.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Feb., 186910x8

Vienna, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Georg R.v. Frauenfeld. 1p. In German. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10x8

Royal Society of Edinburgh.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
[Feb?], 186910x8

Edinburgh, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J. H. Balfour. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10x8

Russia. Observatoire physique central.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
March 3, 186910-1/2x8

St. Petersburg, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: H.C.Wild. 1p. In French. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Tho[ma]s P. James,
March 4, 18695 1/8" x 8 1/8"

Haddonfield, N. J., 2 pp. and address. A.L.S. Intends to ask publication committee to employ another artist for the remaining plates and cuts in his paper, the present one being "utterly incompetent."

General physical description: 5 1/8" x 8 1/8"

Société linnéenne de Bordeaux.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
March 12, 186911x8-1/4

Bordeaux, L.S.: Charles des Mouline. 1p. In French. Thanks for Proceedings. Corrects the title by which the publications are mailed to him.

General physical description: 11x8-1/4

Society of Antiquaries of London.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
March 19, 186910x8

London, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: C.Knight Watson. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10x8

Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
March 20, 186910-1/4x8

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: W.H.Miller. 1p. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-1/4x8

Academia Real das Sciencias de Lisboa.
Letter to the American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia
March 30, 186910-1/2x8-1/2

Lisbon, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J.M.Latino Coelh. 1p. In French. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/2

American Philosophical Society.
Report of the committee on the disposal of the hall,
April 2, 18697 3/4" x 9 3/4"

[Philadelphia], 1 p. and endorsement. A.D.S.: Eli K. Price. Negotiations with the city "left open for future conference."

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 3/4"

Moskovskoe obshchestvo li︠u︡biteleĭ prirody.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
April 2/14, 186910-1/2x8-1/2

Moscow, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Renard. 1p. In French. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/2

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Tho[ma]s P. James,
April 11, 18694 15/16" x 8"

Philadelphia, 2 pp. A.L.S. "Collins has drawn most of the figures three times and if they are not correct next time I think they had better go elsewhere to be finished."

General physical description: 4 15/16" x 8"

Naturhistorischer Verein der Rheinlande und Westfalens.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
April 15, 186911x8-1/2

Bonn, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Andre. 1p. In German. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 11x8-1/2

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Tho[ma]s P. James,
April 20, 18695" x 7 7/8"

[Philadelphia], 1 p. A.L.S. Regarding plates for his article, to be turned over to Mr. Sinclair. "Collins is done & the stones are in Sinclair's Hands."

General physical description: 5" x 7 7/8"

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Tho[ma]s P. James,
April 30, 18697 15/16" x 10 9/16"

Philadelphia, 1 p. and address. A.L.S. Encloses cuts 1, 4, and 5 for his article. Numbers 2 and 3 not yet ready.

General physical description: 7 15/16" x 10 9/16"

White, Andrew Dickson, 1832-1918.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
May 1, 18695" x 8"

Cornell University, Ithaca, N. Y., 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Encloses acceptance of election to membership in the A.P.S.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Great Britian. Meteorological Office.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
May 3, 186911-1/4x8-3/4

London, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Robert H. Scott. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 11-1/4x8-3/4

Dewey, Chester.
Yellowstone exploring expedition.
May 7, 18699 3/8" x 11 3/4"

Report on the Carices. t.p., 14 pp., 5 plates. Com. See minutes, May 21, 1869, in Pro., XI, 115.

General physical description: 9 3/8" x 11 3/4"

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Tho[ma]s P. James,
May 10, 18695" x 8"

Newport, R. I., 2 pp. A.L.S. Concerning the printing of his article.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Imperatorskoe russkoe geograficheskoe obshchestvo.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
May 15, 186910-1/2x8-1/4

St. Petersburg, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Fried. Osten Sacken. 1p.,end.and add. Thanks for publications.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/4

Regio Istituto veneto di scienze, lettere ed arti (Venice, Italy).
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
May 17, 186910-3/4x8-1/2

Venice, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Giacinto Namia(?) 1p.,end. In Italian. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-3/4x8-1/2

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to T[homas] P. James,
May 19, 18694 15/16" x 8"

A.P.S., [Philadelphia], 2 pp. A.L.S. Does not believe that Scattergood will do the work assigned to him on time. Thinks the job should be taken from him and given to Longacre.

General physical description: 4 15/16" x 8"

Massachusetts Historical Society.
Letter to the Librarian of the American philosophical society;
June 28, 18698x5

Boston, A.L.S.: Samuel A. Green. 3p. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 8x5

Humphreys, A. A. (Andrew Atkinson), 1810-1883.
Letter to the secretaries of the A. P. S.
July 8, 18697 3/4" x 9 3/4"

Office of the Chief of Engineers, Washington, D. C., 2 pp. and endorsement. L.S. [Ferdinand V.] Hayden's report on geology to be published; also the results of Clarence King's surveys in Utah and Nevada.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 3/4"

Holden, William.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
July 16, 18697 9/16" x 9 3/4"

Charlestown, Mass., 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Requests temporary return of files of general orders which he donated to the A.P.S. in 1867, in order that he might settle his accounts as quartermaster. Request granted, November 3, 1870.

General physical description: 7 9/16" x 9 3/4"

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Tho[ma]s P. James,
July 19, 18695" x 7 7/8"

Philadelphia, 3 pp. A.L.S. Desires to get consent of publication committee to the addition of another single plate to his article.

General physical description: 5" x 7 7/8"

Boston Society of Natural History.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
July 24, 18699-3/4x8

Boston, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: S. L. Abbott. 1p. thanks for proceedings.

General physical description: 9-3/4x8

Literary and Philosophical Society of Manchester.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Aug. 2, 186910x8

Manchester, Printed L.filled in in ms. 1p.,end Forwards publications and lists items missing in their file of APS publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Rhode Island Historical Society.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Aug. 6, 18698x5

Providence, A.L.S. Edwin M. Stone. 1p. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 8x5

Yale University.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Aug. 7, 186910x8

New Haven, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Theodore D. Woolsey, Pres.and Addison Van Vaine, Libn. 1p. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10x8

Georgia Historical Society.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Aug. 11, 18698-1/4x5

Savannah, A.L.S.: Wm.Harden, Libn. 1p. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 8-1/4x5

American Antiquarian Society.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Aug. 13, 18698x5

Worcester, Mass., Printed L.filled in in ms. 1p. Thanks for Transactions and lists Proceedings not received.

General physical description: 8x5

Königlich Sächsische Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Aug. 13, 18698-3/4x5-1/2

Leipzig, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: E.H.Weber. 1p., end. In German. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 8-3/4x5-1/2

State Historical Society of Wisconsin.
Letter to J. Peter Lesley;
Aug. 13, 18699-3/4x7-1/2

Madison, A.L.S.: Dan[ie]l S. Durrie. 1p. Thanks for Proceedings and Transactions from the APS.

General physical description: 9-3/4x7-1/2

Massachusetts Historical Society.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Aug. 19, 186910x8

Boston, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Robt. C. Winthrop, Pres.and Samuel A. Green, Libn. 1p.,end. Thanks for Transactions.

General physical description: 10x8

Harvard University.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Aug. 21, 18699-3/4x8-1/4

Cambridge, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Charles W. Eliot, Pres.and John Langdon Sibley, Libin. 1p.,end.: Thanks for Transactions.

General physical description: 9-3/4x8-1/4

Cincinnati Observatory (Ohio).
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Aug. 22, 18698x5

A.L.S.: Cleveland Abbe. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 8x5

Yale University.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Aug. 24, 186910x8

New Haven, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Theodore D. Woolsey, Pres.and Franklin B.Dexter, Libn. 1p., end. Thanks for Transactions.

General physical description: 10x8

New York Hospital.
Letter to J. Peter Lesley;
Aug. 25, 18698x5-1/4

New York, A.L.S.: John L. Vandervoort, Libn. 1p. end. Thanks for Transactions and Proceedings

General physical description: 8x5-1/4

Société de physique et d'histoire naturelle de Genève.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Aug. 25, 186910-1/2x8-1/2

Geneva, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Marignac. 1p.,end. In French. Thanks for Proceedings and forwards publication.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/2

Leeds Philosophical & Literary Society.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Aug. 26, 186910-1/4x8

Leeds, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Henry Denny. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-1/4x8

Boston Public Library.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Aug. 27, 18699-3/4x7-1/2

Boston, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Wm.W. Greenough, pres.of the board, and Edward Capen, Libn. 1p.,end. Thanks for Transactions.

General physical description: 9-3/4x7-1/2

New York State Library.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley, Philadelphia;
Aug. 27, 18699-3/4x7-3/4

Albany, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: S.B.Woolworth. 1p. Thanks for Transactions.

General physical description: 9-3/4x7-3/4

Essex Institute.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Aug. 30, 186910-1/2x8

Salem, Mass., Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: L.F.Symonds 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8

Sternwarte München.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Aug. 31, 186911x9

Munich, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Dr.J.v[on] Lamont. 1p., end. In German. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 11x9

Boston Public Library.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Sept. 1, 18699-3/4x7-3/4

Boston, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Wm.W. Greenough, pres.of the board and Edward Capen, Libn. 1p. ,end. Thanks .for Proutedinas.

General physical description: 9-3/4x7-3/4

New-York Historical Society.
Letter to J. Peter Lesley;
Sept. 1, 18699-3/4x7-3/4

New York, A.L.S.: Geo[rge] H. Moore, Libn. 1p., end. Thanks for Proceedings and Transactions

General physical description: 9-3/4x7-3/4

Die Oberhessische Gesellschaft für Naturund Heilkunde. Giessen..
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Sept. 2, 18699x5-1/2

Giessen Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: O[tto] Buchner. 1p.,end. In German. Thanks for Proceedings and forwards their publication.

General physical description: 9x5-1/2

Chicago Academy of Sciences.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Sept. 3, 186911x8-1/2

Chicago, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Wm.Stimpson. 1p.,end. Thanks for Transactions.

General physical description: 11x8-1/2

Amherst College.
Letter to the American Philosophical Society
September 7, 18698-1/4x5-1/4

Amherst, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Wm. L. Montague. 1p.,end. Thanks for Transactions. Lists publications not received.

General physical description: 8-1/4x5-1/4

Natural History Society of Northumberland, Durham, & Newcastle-upon-Tyne.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Sept. 13, 18699-3/4x8

Newcastle, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Henry Bowman Brady and A. Folire-Mawles. 1p.,end Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 9-3/4x8

Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute.
Letter to J. P. Lesley;
Sept. 29, 18699-3/4x7-3/4

Baltimore, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: N.H.Morison, Provost, and P.R.Uhler, Libn. 1p., end. Thanks for Transactions and Proceedings

General physical description: 9-3/4x7-3/4

Kirchhoff, G. (Gustav), 1824-1887.
Letter to [the American philosophical society];
Oct. 1, 18698-3/4x5-1/2

Heidelburg, A.L.S. 1p.,end. In German. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 8-3/4x5-1/2

New York Academy of Sciences.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Oct. 4, 186910x8

New York, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Robt. Dinwiddie. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings and Transactions

General physical description: 10x8

Sandberger, Fridolin, 1826-1898.
Letter to [the American philosophical society];
Oct. 15, 18698-3/4x5-1/2

Wurtzburg, A.L.S. 1p.,end. In German. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 8-3/4x5-1/2

Academia Real das Sciencias de Lisboa.
Letter to the Literary and Philosophical Society of Manchester
October 25, 186910-3/4x8-1/2

Lisbon, Printed L.filled in in ms. 1p.,end.: Sent by mistake to the APS, J.P.Lesley. Thanks for publications.

General physical description: 10-3/4x8-1/2

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Tho[ma]s P. James,
October 26, 18695" x 8"

Salisbury, N. C., 3 pp. A.L.S. Explains plates I and XIII of his article.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

France. Bureau des longitudes.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Nov. 24, 186910-3/4x8-1/2

Paris, Printed L.filled in in ms. S.: Yvan Villarceau. 1p.,end. In French. Thanks for Transactions.

General physical description: 10-3/4x8-1/2

Physikalische Gesellschaft zu Berlin.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Nov. 30, 186911-1/2x8

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: G.Quincke. 1p. In German. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 11-1/2x8

Die Schweizerische Gesellschaft in Bern..
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Nov., 186911x8-3/4

Bern, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Dr.R.Henzi. 1p.,end. In German. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 11x8-3/4

Nassauischen Vereins für Naturkunde.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Dec. 1, 186911x8-1/2

Wiesbaden, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Kirschbaum 1p.,end. In German. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 11x8-1/2

Moskovskoe obshchestvo li︠u︡biteleĭ prirody.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Dec. 1/16, 186910-1/2x8-1/2

Moscow, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Renard. 1p.,end. In French. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/2

Bataviaasche genootschap von kunsten en wetenschappen.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Dec. 15, 186910-3/4x8

Amsterdam, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: C.T.Matthes. 1p.,end. In French. Thanks for Transactions and Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-3/4x8

Hayden, F. V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), 1829-1887.
Letter to [J. Peter] Lesley,
December 15, 18695" x 8"

Office of U. S. Geological Survey, Washington, D. C., 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Thinks it will be unnecessary to publish his memoir in Proceedings, as the Secretary of the Interior has ordered 1,000 copies printed.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Kongelige Danske videnskabernes selskab.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Dec. 31, 18699x5-3/4

Copenhagen, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Japetus Steenstrup. 1p.,end. In Danish. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 9x5-3/4

Kongelige Danske videnskabernes selskab.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Dec. 31, 18699x5-3/4

Copenhagen, Printed L.filled in and S.: Japetus Steenstrup. 1p.,end. In Danish. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 9x5-3/4

American Philosophical Society.
Appropriations,
1869 - 18707 7/8" x 12 1/2"

Expenses of publication, paid in 1870. 2 pp. and endorsement. D.

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 12 1/2"

Harris, Aymard Charles.
Catalogue of Egyptian antiquities;
[1869]12-1/2x8

D. 26p.with note by J.P.Lesley. Printed, in different form: APS Proc., X, 561-582. Removed from Pamphlets, vol.457, no.11.

General physical description: 12-1/2x8

New-York Historical Society.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Jan. 24, 187010-3/4x8-1/4

New York, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Geo. H. Moore, Libn. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-3/4x8-1/4

New Jersey Historical Society.
Letter to the American Philosophical society;
Jan. 24, 18708x5

Newark, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Samuel H. Congar. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 8x5

Johns Hopkins University. Peabody Institute.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Jan. 24, 187010x7-3/4

Baltimore, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: John P. Kennedy, Pres.and P.R.Uhler, Libn. 1p., end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10x7-3/4

Rhode Island Historical Society.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Jan. 24, 18708x5

Providence, A.L.S.: Edwin M. Stone. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 8x5

Georgia Historical Society.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Jan. 26, 18708-1/2x5-1/4

Savannah, A.L.S.: Wm. Harden, Libn. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings. Asks for complete set of APS publications and will exchange.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5-1/4

Massachusetts Historical Society.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Jan. 26, 187010-1/2x8-1/4

Boston, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Robt. C. Winthrop, Pres.and Samuel A.Green,Libn. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/4

Georgia Historical Society.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley, Philadelphia;
Feb. 15, 18708-1/2x5

Savannah, A.L.S.: Wm. Harden. 1p.,end. Thanks for APS publications, and forwards their publications.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5

University of Indiana.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley;
Feb. 16, 18708x5

Bloomington, A.L.S.: T.A.Wylie, Libn. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 8x5

Kaiserlich-Königliche Zoologisch-Botanische Gesellschaft in Wien.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Feb., 187011-3/4x9-1/2

Vienna, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Frauenfeld. 1p.,end. In German. Thanks for Proceedings and Transactions

General physical description: 11-3/4x9-1/2

Smithsonian Institution.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
March 2, 187010-3/4x8

Washington, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Joseph Henry. 1p. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-3/4x8

Fairmount Park. Commissioners.
Preamble and resolutions concerning the Michaux grove of oaks.
March 12, 18707 7/8" x 10"

Adopted at a meeting of the commissioners of Fairmount Park, Philadelphia, 2 pp. and endorsement. D.S.: David F. Foley, Sec[retar]y. Enclosed in: Foley to Eli K. Price, March 14, 1870. See François André Michaux papers, B M58.1

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 10"

Harvard University. Museum of Comparative Zoology.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
March 21, 187010x7-3/4

Cambridge, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Francis R. Staehl, M.D., Libn. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10x7-3/4

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to [Charles B.] Trego,
March 25, 18705" x 8"

A.P.S., [Philadelphia], 1 p. A.L.S. Sinclair will not execute plates I and XIII of his article for less than $90 each.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Cha[rle]s B. Trego,
April 2, 18704 11/16" x 7 1/16"

Philadelphia, 2 pp. A.L.S. Has left sketches of two plates for Transactions, together with estimate by Sinclair, on table in hall of the A.P.S.

General physical description: 4 11/16" x 7 1/16"

Beckwith, N. M..
Letter to J. Peter Lesley, Philadelphia;
April 23, 187012-1/2x8

New York, A.L.S. 1p.,end. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 12-1/2x8

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Cha[rle]s B. Trego,
April 23, 18704 7/8" x 7 3/4"

Haddonfield, N.J., 1 p. A.L.S. Acknowledges the receipt of two sketches. Returns plate I for examination by the committee.

General physical description: 4 7/8" x 7 3/4"

Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
May 9, 187010-1/2x8-1/4

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: W.H.Miller. 1p.,end. Thanks for Transactions and Proceedings

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/4

Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
May 16, 18708" x 10"

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., 3 pp. and endorsement. L.S. The Smithsonian Institution relinquishes its claim on the late Mr. Byington's MS. Choctaw Grammar in favor of Dr. Daniel G. Brinton. See Pro., XI, 385. FILM 235 FRAME 29

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Wood, George B. (George Bacon), 1797-1879.
Letter to the American Philosophical Society,
May 17, 18707 5/8" x 9 3/4"

Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Tenders his resignation from the presidency of the A.P.S., due to age and ill health. Read, May 20, 1870. See Pro., XI, 441.

General physical description: 7 5/8" x 9 3/4"

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Cha[rle]s B. Trego,
May 19, 18704 11/16" x 7"

Philadelphia, 2 pp. A.L.S. The use of the photo-lithographic process would reduce cost of plates. Has left manuscript of his paper at rooms of the A.P.S.

General physical description: 4 11/16" x 7"

Hayden, F. V. (Ferdinand Vandeveer), 1829-1887.
Letter to [J. Peter] Lesley,
May 20, 18705" x 7 15/16"

Philadelphia, 3 pp. A.L.S. Suggests for membership in the A.P.S.: Ferdinand von Hochstetter, Franz Ritter von Hamer, and Alphonse Favre. FILM 403 FRAME 153

General physical description: 5" x 7 15/16"

Massachusetts Historical Society.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
May 20, 187010-3/4x8-1/4

Boston, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Robt. C. Winthrop, Pres.and Samuel A. Green,Libn. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-3/4x8-1/4

New-York Historical Society.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
May 21, 187010-3/4x8-1/4

New York, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Geo.H. Moore, Libn. 1p. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-3/4x8-1/4

Georgia Historical Society.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley, Philadelphia;
May 23, 18708-1/2x5-1/4

Savannah, A.L.S.: Wm. Harden, Libn. 1p. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5-1/4

New York Academy of Sciences.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
May 23, 187010x8

New York, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Robt. Dinwiddie. 1p. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10x8

Boston Public Library.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
May 24, 18708x5

Boston, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J.Winsor.1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 8x5

New Jersey Historical Society.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
May 25, 18708x5

Newark, Printed L. filled in .in ms. S. : Sam. H. Congar. 1p. , end. Thanks f or Proceedings.

General physical description: 8x5

Wood, George B. (George Bacon), 1797-1879.
Letter to the American Philosophical Society,
May 30, 18708" x 9 3/4"

Greenwich, N.J., 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Withdraws his resignation from the presidency of the A.P.S. Read, June 17. See Pro., XI, 442.

General physical description: 8" x 9 3/4"

Wood, George B. (George Bacon), 1797-1879.
Letter to the secretaries of the A.P.S.,
May 30, 18708" x 9 3/4"

Greenwich, N. J., 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. In response to resolution of the A.P.S. consents to withdraw his resignation from the presidency. Read, June 17, 1870. See Pro., XI, 442.

General physical description: 8" x 9 3/4"

Essex Institute.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
June 1, 187010-1/2x8

Salem, Mass., Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: William P. Upham, Libn.per L.F.S[ymonds]. 1p. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8

Jarvis, Edward, 1803-1884.
Letter to Charles B. Trego,
June 3, 18704 7/8" x 8"

Dorchester, Mass., 4 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Regarding the deposit of complete sets of all the state documents of Massachusetts in the library of the A.P.S.

General physical description: 4 7/8" x 8"

Imperatorskoe russkoe geograficheskoe obshchestvo.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
June 13/25, 187010-1/2x8-1/4

St. Petersburg, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Brosset. 1p.and add. Thanks for publications.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/4

Koninklijke Bibliotheek (Netherlands).
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Aug. 27, 187010-1/2x8-1/4

The Hague, A.L.S.: M.F.S.Campbell, Chief Librarian. 1p.,end. Thanks for Transactions and Proceedings

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/4

Académie Royale des Sciences, des Lettres et des Beaux-arts de Belgique.
Letter to the American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia
August 30, 187010-3/4x8-1/2

Brussels, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Quetelet. 1p. In French. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 10-3/4x8-1/2

Herschel, John F. W. (John Frederick William), Sir, 1792-1871.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley, Philadelphia;
Sept. 1, 18707x4-1/2

Collinswood, Kent, A.L.S. 2p.,end.and add. Thanks for publications and gives instructions for mailing publications to him

General physical description: 7x4-1/2

Magyar Tudományos Akadémia.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Sept. 15, 187012x9-1/2

Budapest, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J.Arany. 1p.,end. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 12x9-1/2

Bataafsch Genootschap der Proefondervindelijke Wijsbegeerte (Rotterdam, Netherlands).
Letter to the American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia
Sept. 23, 18708-1/2x5-1/2

Rotterdam, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: D.F.Van der Pant. 1p.,end. In Dutch. Thanks for Proceedings and Transactions.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5-1/2

Goodwin, Daniel R. (Daniel Raynes), 1811-1890.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
September 23, 18705 1/8" x 8"

Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Agrees to read obituary notice of Mr. Samuel V. Merrick before the A. P. S.

General physical description: 5 1/8" x 8"

Haven, Samuel F. (Samuel Foster), 1806-1881.
Letter to J. Peter Lesley,
September 26, 18705" x 8"

Worcester, Mass., 3 pp. Wishes to know date of birth and death of the late Franklin Peale, together with a list of his publications.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

State Historical Society of Wisconsin.
Letter to J. P. Lesley;
Oct. 13, 18708x5

Madison, A.L.S.: Dan[ie]l S. Durrie, Libn. 2p., end. Thanks for Transactions and Proceedings.

General physical description: 8x5

Smithsonian Institution.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Oct. 14, 187010-3/4x8

Washington, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Joseph Henry. Thanks for Transactions and Proceedings

General physical description: 10-3/4x8

Vandervoost, John L..
Letter to J. Peter Lesley,
October 26, 18705" x 7 7/8"

New York, 1 p. A.L.S. The librarian of the New York Hospital inquires as to delay in reception of A.P.S. Transactions, XIV, pt. 2.

General physical description: 5" x 7 7/8"

Bunsen, R. (Robert), 1811-1899.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Oct. 28, 18705x8

Heidelberg, A.L.S. 1p. In German. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 5x8

Kirchhoff, G. (Gustav), 1824-1887.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Oct. 28, 18708-1/4x5-1/4

Heidelberg, A.L.S. 1p. In German. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 8-1/4x5-1/4

Vogtlandischer Verein für Allgemeine und spezielle Naturkunde in Reichenbach..
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Oct. 28, 187011-1/4x9

Reichenbach, L. 1p. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 11-1/4x9

Societas Regia Scientiarum Upsaliensis.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Nov. 1, 187011-1/4x8-1/2

Upsal, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Rob.Thalén. 1p.,end. In French. Thanks for Proceedings and Transactions

General physical description: 11-1/4x8-1/2

Kongelige Danske videnskabernes selskab.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Nov. 5, 187011x8-1/2

Copenhagen, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Japetus Steenstrup. 1p.,end. In French. Thanks for publications.

General physical description: 11x8-1/2

Sandberger, Fridolin, 1826-1898.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Nov. 13, 18708-1/2x5-1/2

Wurzburg, A.L.S. 1p.and end. In German. Thanks for Proceedings, but has not received diploma.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5-1/2

Smithsonian Institution.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Nov. 26, 18708x5

Washington, Printed L.filled in in ms. 1p. Thanks for boxes of publications.

General physical description: 8x5

Beadle, E. R. (Elias Root), 1812-1879.
Letter to [J. Peter] Leslie (sic),
December 1, 18705 1/8" x 8"

[Philadelphia], 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Regrets that it is impossible for him to attend A.P.S. meeting on Friday evening.

General physical description: 5 1/8" x 8"

Royal Observatory, Edinburgh.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Dec. 8, 18708x5

Edinburgh, A.L.S.: C.Piazzi Smyth. 1p. Thanks for the Proceedings.

General physical description: 8x5

American Philosophical Society.
Notice concerning special meeting,
December 9, 18705" x 8"

[Philadelphia], 1 p. Pr.D. Two copies. Concerning proposed removal of A.P.S. from its present location to Fairmount Park. See Pro., XI, 572-573.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Condie, D. Francis (David Francis), 1796-1875.
Letter to the American Philosophical Society,
December 21, 18705 1/8" x 6 1/8"

Morton Station, Delaware County, Pa., 1 p. address and endorsement. A.L.S. Resignation from membership in the American Philosophical Society.

General physical description: 5 1/8" x 6 1/8"

Die Schweizerische Gesellschaft in Bern..
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Dec., 187011x8-1/2

Bern, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: K.Koch. 1p.,end. In German. Thanks for Proceedings.

General physical description: 11x8-1/2

Carey, Henry Charles, 1793-1879.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
February 7, 18714 1/2" x 7 1/8"

Secretary [of A.P.S., Philadelphia], 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Agrees to prepare an obituary notice of [Stephen] Colwell. See Pro., XII, 16.

General physical description: 4 1/2" x 7 1/8"

Barber, W..
Letter to [the American Philosophical Society],
May 15, 18717 3/4" x 10 1/4"

Mint of the United States, Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. The engraver to the mint presents to the A.P.S. a medal of David Rittenhouse.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 10 1/4"

Quincy, Edmund, 1808-1877.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley, Rooms of the Amer[ican] Academy [of Arts and Sciences,]
May 22, 18715" x 8"

Boston, 3 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Inquires whether A.P.S. has Memoir of Count Rumford, which American Academy has lately published.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Peabody Academy of Science.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
July 15, 18715" x 8"

Secretary of A.P.S., Salem, Mass., 2 pp. L. Wish to be constituted agents for the sale of A.P.S. publications.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Letter to [the American philosophical society];
Sept., 18716x5

Cambridge, Printed L.S.: Joseph Lovering. 1p. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 6x5

Chabas, François J..
Letter to the American Philosophical Society,
Oct. 21, 18715 3/8" x 8 3/8"

Charlon-sur-Saone, 4 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges receipt of A.P.S. Proceedings, nos. 83-85. Wishes a copy of no. 82 and a duplicate of no. 85. Forwards Melanges Egyptologiques, III ser., v. I. See Pro., XII, 193.

General physical description: 5 3/8" x 8 3/8"

Field, Henry W..
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
October 22, 18714 1/2" x 7 1/8"

Her Majesty's Mint, London, 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Agrees to prepare an obituary notice of the late Sir John F. W. Herschel. See Pro., XII, 192.

General physical description: 4 1/2" x 7 1/8"

Leech, Harry Harewood.
Letter to the American Philosophical Society,
November 18, 18715" x 8"

New York, 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Offers to sell unpublished manuscript Fables of Thèodore Lorin to A.P.S. for $500. Replied: November 21, 1871.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Edw. W. Weed,
December 28, 18714 3/4" x 7 1/8"

Haddonfield, N.J., 3pp. A.L.S. Acknowledges letter of 27th., enclosing bill from Professor [J. Peter] Lesley.

General physical description: 4 3/4" x 7 1/8"

Carson, Joseph, 1808-1876.
Letter to J. P[eter] Leslie (sic),
January 3, 18725 1/8" x 8 1/16"

[Philadelphia], 1 p. and address. A.L.S. Asks Mr. Lesley to assist Mr. Horatio Hale in consulting documents for his work on the Indian tribes.

General physical description: 5 1/8" x 8 1/16"

Sands, B. F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1811-1883.
Letter to the President of the A.P.S.,
January 18, 18727 3/4" x 9 7/8"

U. S. Naval Observatory, Washington, 3 pp. and endorsement. L.S. Asks cooperation of A.P.S. in securing appropriation by Congress for observation of transit of Venus in 1874. See Pro., XII, 322.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 7/8"

Sands, B. F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1811-1883.
Letter to the President of the A.P.S.,
January 30, 18725" x 8"

U. S. Naval observatory, Washington, 4 pp. and endorsement. L.S. Concerning material to be presented to Congress in re appropriation to facilitate observation of transit of Venus. See Pro., XII, 322.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Weed, Edward H..
Letter to Ch[arle]s B. Trego,
January 30, 18725" x 8"

New York, 1 p. A.L.S. The treasurer of the New York Lithographing, Engraving and Printing Co. acknowledges receipt of $31.23 in payment of bill against E[dward] D. Cope.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Roberts, Solomon W. (Solomon White), 1811-1882.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
February 28, 18725" x 8"

Secretary of the A.P.S., Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Agrees to prepare an obituary notice of the late Mr. Edward Miller. See Pro., XII, 359.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Graham, J. D. (James Duncan), 1799-1865.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
Feb. 29, 18725" x 7 7/8"

Secretary of the A.P.S., U.S. Naval Observatory, Washington, 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges receipt of memorial of the A.P.S. to Congress on the subject of the transit of Venus. Read, March 15, 1872.

General physical description: 5" x 7 7/8"

American Philosophical Society.
Memorial to the senate and house of representatives of the United States,
February, 18728 3/8" x 13 1/2"

[Philadelphia], 2 pp. and endorsement. Dr.D. In re transit of Venus, December, 1874. See Pro., XII, 359.

General physical description: 8 3/8" x 13 1/2"

Marsh, Othniel Charles, 1831-1899.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
March 8, 18724 3/4" x 7"

Yale College, New Haven, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Encloses check for $20.50 to meet enclosed bill. Also photograph for the A.P.S. album. See Pro., XII, 434.

General physical description: 4 3/4" x 7"

Boston Public Library.
Letter to the Amer[ican] phil[osophical] soc[iety];
March 12, 18725" x 8 1/4"

Boston, A.L.S: J[ustin] Winsor. 1p. and end. Request for missing numbers of the Transactions.

General physical description: 5" x 8 1/4"

Chandler, Charles Frederick, 1836-1925.
Letter to J. P[eter] Leslie (sic),
March 12, 18725 1/4" x 8 1/4"

School of Mines , Columbia College, New York, 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. The American Chemist desires to effect an exchange of publications with the A.P.S. See Pro., XII, 434.

General physical description: 5 1/4" x 8 1/4"

Hale, Charles.
Letter to J. Peter Lesley,
March 13, 18727 3/4" x 9 7/8"

Librarian of the A.P.S., Department of State, Washington, 2 pp. L.S. The assistant secretary of state inquires as to the importance of a series of Spanish historical pamphlets edited by Luis Torres de Mendoza.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 7/8"

Chandler, Charles Frederick, 1836-1925.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley;
March 19, 187210x8

New York, A.L.S. 1p. Forwards publications of the American chemist.

General physical description: 10x8

Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878.
Letter to J. P[eter] Leslie (sic),
March 27, 18728 3/8" x 10 3/4"

Secretary of the A.P.S., Smithsonian Institution, Washington, 1 p. and endorsement. L.S. Smithsonian Institution sends bill for $2.10, for forwarding packages abroad for the A.P.S. FILM 235 FRAME 30

General physical description: 8 3/8" x 10 3/4"

Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
April 2, 18728" x 10"

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, 1 p. L.S. Encloses receipted bill for $2.10, covering charges for forwarding packages abroad for the A.P.S.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Stubbs, Charles H..
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
July 8, 18727 3/4" x 9 7/8"

Wakefield, Lancaster County, Pa., 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Offers a set of photographs of "Painted rocks" in the Susquehanna to the A.P.S. for $5.00. See Pro., XII, 514.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 7/8"

Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
November 2, 18728" x 10"

Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C., 1 p. and endorsement. L.S. Smithsonian Institution agrees to forward and distribute A.P.S. Proceedings to (foreign) members. FILM 235 FRAME 32

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Mansell, W. A., and Company.
Letter to the Secretary of the A.P.S.,
February 25, 18738 1/8" x 10"

[London], 2 pp. and endorsement. L.S. Requests the A.P.S. to purchase a copy of the British Musuem series of photographs. See Pro., XIII, 168.

General physical description: 8 1/8" x 10"

Orr, Hector.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
March 1, 18735" x 8"

Secretary of the A.P.S., Franklin Institute, Philadelphia, 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Description of a new microscope slide devised and exhibited before the Franklin Institute by Dr. D. S. Holman. See Pro., XIII, 155.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Penrose, R. A. F. (Richard Alexander Fullerton), 1827-1908.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
March 29, 18735" x 8"

1331 Spruce st., [Philadelphia], 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Accepts appointment to prepare obituary notice of Dr. Hugh L. Hodge. See Pro., XIII, 181.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Bradley, Frank Howe, 1838-1879.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley,
April 15, 18735 3/8" x 8 1/8"

East Tennessee University, Knoxville, 1 p. and endorsements. A.L.S. Desires to purchase a complete set of A.P.S. Proceedings. See Pro., XIII, 209.

General physical description: 5 3/8" x 8 1/8"

Belcourt, George Antoine, 1803-1874.
Letter to the President of the Philosophical Society of Philadelphia (sic),
October 24, 18735" x 8 1/16"

Memramcock, New Brunswick, Canada, 4 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. (In French.) Regarding plans for the publication of his Algonquin dictionary. See Pro., XIII, 266.

General physical description: 5" x 8 1/16"

Durrie, Daniel S. (Daniel Steele), 1819-1892.
Letter to the Secretary of the A.P.S.,
November 11, 18735" x 7 7/8"

Madison, 1 p. and endorsements. A.L.S. The State Historical Society of Wisconsin offers to supply the A.P.S. with public documents of Wisconsin for the past ten years, if the same are desired. See Pro., XIII, 268.

General physical description: 5" x 7 7/8"

Dexter, Henry, 1806-1876.
Letter to the American Philosophical Society,
December 18, 18735 1/4" x 8 3/8"

Cambridge, Mass., 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Wishes to know whether the A.P.S. would purchase a bust of Agassiz for $25. See Pro., XIV, 1.

General physical description: 5 1/4" x 8 3/8"

Nystrom, John W. (John William), 1824-1885.
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
Feb. 4, 18748-1/2x5-1/2

Phila., A.L.S. 2p., end. Requests Society's opinion of his pamphlet on dynamics. On same sheet is letter from Nystrom to A.P.S., 1874.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5-1/2

American Philosophical Society.
Report of the committee to which was referred the paper by Edward D. Cope,
February 10, 1874 

"Supplement to the extinct Batrachia and Reptilia of North America," [Philadelphia], 1 p. and endorsement. D.S.: Joseph Leidy, J. S. Newberry, J. P[eter] Lesley. Publication in Transactions recommended.

Sellers, Coleman, b. 1827.
Letter to Prof. J. P[eter] Lesley, secretary of A.P.S.;
April 7, 18746 1/2 x 4 1/2

A.L.S. 1p., end. Agrees to write obituary of Jos. Harrison. See Proc. Am. Phil. Soc., VOL. XIV(1876).

General physical description: 6 1/2 x 4 1/2

Blasius, William, 1818-1899.
Letter to Prof. Lesley;
May 1, 18748x5

Phila., A.L.S. 1p., end. Desires use of Society's library for meteorological study.

General physical description: 8x5

Browne, John C. (John Coates), 1838-1918.
Letter to Mr. J. P[eter] Leslie [Lesley], secretary of A.P.S.;
May 1, 18747x4 1/2

Phila., A.L.S. 1p., end. Declines membership in A.P.S.

General physical description: 7x4 1/2

Pennsylvania. Bureau of statistics of labor and agriculture.
Letter to Cha[rle]s B.Trego, Secretary of A.P.S.;
May 6, 187410x8

Harrisburg, A.L.S.: Thomas J.Bigham. 2p., end. Asks A.P.S. to distribute copies of Bureau's report.

General physical description: 10x8

United States Naval Observatory.
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
May 30, 18748x5

Washington, A.L.S.: J[oseph] E[verett] Nourse. 1p., end. Forwarding Society's Proc. to Admiral Wilkes. Offers pamphlet.(wanting).

General physical description: 8x5

Agassiz, Alexander, 1835-1910.
Letter to Prof. J. P. Lesley, librarian of A.P.S.;
July 22, 18749 1/2 x 6 1/2

Cambridge, Mass., A.L.S. 1p., end. Offers to give A.P.S. European publications of deceased father, Louis Agassiz.

General physical description: 9 1/2 x 6 1/2

Société de géographie (France).
Letter to the President of the A.P.S.
September 18, 18742 p.

Paris, letter signed: [B] de la Roncière le Noury, president. 2p., end. In French. Invites Society to the Congrès international des sciences géographiques. Forwards documents. General physical description: 11x8-1/2

Société de pharmacie de Paris.
Letter to the President of the A.P.S.
Sept. 18, 1874 

A.L.S. 2p. In French.

Kirtland, J. P. (Jared Potter), 1793-1877.
Letter to secretary of A.P.S.[J.P.Lesley];
Oct.1, 18749x5-1/2

East Rockport, Ohio, A.L.S. 2p.and add.,end. Inquires why he is receiving Proc. from Society.

General physical description: 9x5-1/2

Rantoul literary society.
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
Oct. 23, 187410x8

Rantoul, Ill., A.L.S.: A.H.Bailey, President. 1p.and end. Received Society's Proc. Encloses clipping about his society's lecture course.

General physical description: 10x8

United States. Bureau of Education.
Letter to American philosophical society;
Nov. 11, 187410x8

Washington, L.S.: John Eaton, commissioner. 1p. Seeks statistics on Society's library for Bureau's book on U.S. libraries.

General physical description: 10x8

United States. Dept. of the Interior.
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
Nov. 23, 18749-1/2x7-1/2

Washington, L.S.: C[olumbus] Delano, secretary. 2p., end. In re: gives address of J.D.Cox; refers question of C.King's address to War Dept.

General physical description: 9-1/2x7-1/2

United States. Army. Corps of Engineers.
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
Nov. 25, 18749-1/2x7-1/2

Washington, L.S.:Tho[mas] Lincoln Casey. 1p. Address of Clarence King.

General physical description: 9-1/2x7-1/2

Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887.
Letter to J.P. Leslie [sic];
Dec. 9, 18748x5

Washington, A.L.S. 1p., end. Desires notices of Proc. for rcod in New York Tribune.

General physical description: 8x5

Guyot, A. (Arnold), 1807-1884.
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
Dec.10, 187410x8

Princeton, A.L.S. 1p., end. Declines to sit on committee to report on S.Meunier's Cours de Géologie Comparée Professé au Muséum d'Histoire Naturalle.

General physical description: 10x8

Bataviaasche genootschap von kunsten en wetenschappen.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Dec. 15, 187413x8

Amsterdam, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: C.J.Matthes. 1p.,end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 13x8

Rantoul literary society.
Letter to J. P. Lesley
Dec. 26, 1874 

Rantoul, Ill., A.L.S.: A. H. Bailey, president. 1p., seal. Apprises A.P.S. of progress made by his society.

Nystrom, John W. (John William), 1824-1885.
Letter to secretary of American philosophical society [J.P.Lesley];
18748-1/2x5-1/2

Phila., Printed L.filled in in ms.S. 1p. Sends Society pamphlet on dynamics;asks opinion of it. On same sheet as letter from Nystrom to Lesley, Feb.4, 1874.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5-1/2

American Philosophical Society.
List of publications sent by the Cambridge museum in exchange for the Society's publications;
[1874]10x8

D. 1p.

General physical description: 10x8

Lesley, J. P. (J. Peter), 1819-1903.
Letter to [Mathew Carey Lea];
Jan.6, [1875]7x4-1/2

Dr.ofL. 1p. Sending R.Hare's pamphlet on blowpipe to Benjamin Silliman. On same sheet as letter from Lea to Lesley, Feb.5, 1875.

General physical description: 7x4-1/2

Smith, Lloyd P. (Lloyd Pearsall), 1822-1886.
Letter to secretary of A.P.S.[J.P.Lesley];
Jan. 11, 18758x5

Phila., A.L.S. 1p., end. Resigns membership in A.P.S.

General physical description: 8x5

Sellers, Coleman, b. 1827.
Letter to [J.] Peter Lesley;
Feb. 2, 18759x6

Phila., A.L.S. 1p., end. Needs two dates to complete obituary of Jos. Harrison.

General physical description: 9x6

Lea, M. Carey (Mathew Carey), 1823-1897.
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
Feb. 5, 18757x4-1/2

Chelten Hills, Pa., A.L.S. 3p., end. Wishes to obtain R.Hare's pamphlet on blowpipe for B.Silliman. On same sheet is letter from [Lesley] to [Lea], Jan.6[sic], [1875].

General physical description: 7x4-1/2

Sellers, Coleman, b. 1827.
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
Feb., [1875 ?]8x5

A.L.S. 1p. Concerning obituary of Joseph Harrison.

General physical description: 8x5

Morton, Henry, 1836-1902.
Letter to J.P.Lesley;
March 10, 18758-1/2x5-1/2

Hoboken, N.J., A.L.S. 2p.,end. Asks to renew books borrowed from Society's library.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5-1/2

Holden, William.
Letter to librarian of A.P.S.[J.Peter Lesley];
March 13, 187510x7-1/2

Columbus, A.L.S. 1p.,end. Asking exchange of H. Wood and E. Cope's memoirs on Arachnida and Myriapoda for Ohio geological reports.

General physical description: 10x7-1/2

Morton, Henry, 1836-1902.
Letter to American philosophical society [Mary Lesley];
March 16, 18758-1/2x5-1/2

Hoboken, N.J., A.L.S. 2p. Asks to renew books borrowed from Society's library.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5-1/2

American Philosophical Society. Committee on Publications.
Request of . . . for additional appropriation to meet expense of Harrison Allen's paper,
March 18, 18755" x 8"

Philadelphia, 1 p. D.S.: J[ohn] L. Leconte, Charles M. Cresson. Request "between 90 & 100 dollars."

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Waugh, Samuel Bell.
Note to American philosophical society;
March 22, 18758x5

A.N.S. 1p.,end.by Mary Lesley,and 1p. memo. Asking Society to give bearer portrait of B.Franklin. Memo pertains to B.Franklin portrait by C.W.Peale. FILM54-66 FRAME167

General physical description: 8x5

United States. Bureau of Education.
Letter to secretary of A.P.S.[J.P.Lesley];
March 31, 18759-1/2x7-1/2

Washington, L.S.: John Eato[n]. 1p., end. Mutilated. Seeks statistics about Society's library for Bureau's book about U.S. libraries.

General physical description: 9-1/2x7-1/2

American Philosophical Society.
Note to W[illia]m Holden, Columbus;
April 24, 18755x3

N. 1p.on postal card and add. Acknowledges receipt of letter.

General physical description: 5x3

United States. Bureau of Education.
Letter to librarian of A.P.S.[J.P.Lesley];
May 18, 187510x7-1/2

Washington, L.S.: John Eaton. 3p.and add. Asks replies to questions about A.P.S. library for Bureau's book on U.S. libraries

General physical description: 10x7-1/2

Morton, Henry, 1836-1902.
Letter to Mary Lesley;
June 18, 18758x5-1/2

Hoboken, N.J., A.L.S. 1p. Asks to renew books borrowed from Society's library.

General physical description: 8x5-1/2

Thornton, Edward, Sir, 1817-1906.
Letter to George B. Wood;
June 30, 187512-1/2x8

Washington, L.S. 4p., end. Suggestions as to persons Society considers eligible for Albert medal of Society for the encouragement of arts. Encloses list of previous conferees(see in Broadside collection).

General physical description: 12-1/2x8

American Philosophical Society.
Letter to [Sir Edward Thornton];
Sept. 12, 187512-1/2x8

Phila., Dr. of L. 2p.and end. Suggests Joseph Henry for Albert medal of Society for the encouragement of arts, and summarizes his contributions.

General physical description: 12-1/2x8

Law, Edward E..
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
Sept. 24, 18758x5

A.L.S. 1p., end. Declines to prepare obituary of W.Whitman.

General physical description: 8x5

Hare, J. I. Clark (John Innes Clark).
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
Oct. 9, 18758x5

Phila., A.L.S. 2p., end. Declines to write obituary of Horace Binney; suggests G.Rosengarten to do it.

General physical description: 8x5

Patterson, Robert, 1819?-1909.
Letter to Geo[rge] B[acon] Wood;
Oct. 30, 187510x8

Phila., A.L.S. 3p., end.: Referred...to Curators to consider and report As executor of C.E.G. Peale's will, discusses her gift of Franklin Peale collection of Stone Age implements to A.P.S.

General physical description: 10x8

Masonic academy, Milton, Fla..
Letter to American philosophical society;
Nov. 9, 187510x8

Milton, Fla., L.S.: Rev.Jas.O.Andrew, president, and three others. 1p. Asks for Society's Trans. for their library.

General physical description: 10x8

Bataviaasche genootschap von kunsten en wetenschappen.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Dec. 11, 187513x8

Amsterdam, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: C.J.Matthes. 1p.,end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 13x8

Valentini, Philipp J. J. (Philipp Johann Josef), 1828-1899.
Letter to Dr. G.D. Brinton[sic];
Dec. 29, 18756-1/2x4-1/2

New York, A.L.S. 3p. Gives new address. Discusses publication of manuscript on Mexican calendar stone.

General physical description: 6-1/2x4-1/2

Kaiserl. Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Dec. 30, 187511x8-1/2

Vienna, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: H.Siegel. 2p. In German. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 11x8-1/2

Shea, John Gilmary, 1824-1892.
Letter to secretary of A.P.S.[J.P.Lesley];
Jan. 8, 18767x4-1/2

Elizabeth, N.J., A.L.S. 1p., end. Looking for prospectus by Dom Gauthey on transmitting sound.

General physical description: 7x4-1/2

Germany. Resident Centennial Commission.
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
Jan. 17, 187611x8-1/2

Phila., L.S.:John D.Lankenau. 1p., end. Asks return of C.Kesselmeyer's letter.

General physical description: 11x8-1/2

Brinton, Daniel Garrison, 1837-1899.
Letter to Prof. [J. P.] Lesley
January 20, 18768x5

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 2p. Criticizes P. Valentini's manuscript on Mexican calendar stone.

General physical description: 8x5

Société de physique et d'histoire naturelle de Genève.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Jan. 25, 187610-1/2x8-1/2

Geneva, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: C.Marignac. 1p. In French. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/2

Barnwell, James G..
Letter to A.P.S.;
Feb. 14, 187610x8

Phila., L.S. 1p., end. by M[ary] L[esley]. Collecting statistics of Phila. libraries for Centennial Exhibition; needs more information about Society's library.

General physical description: 10x8

United States Naval Observatory.
Letter to secretary of A.P.S.[J.P.Lesley];
Feb. 15, 18768x5

Washington, L.S.: C[harles] H[enry] Davis. 2p. Concerning Society's promotion of Polaris expedition.

General physical description: 8x5

Bayerische Staatsbibliothek.
Letter to the Smithsonian institution;
March 18, 187610x9

Munich, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Karl Hahn. 1p. In German. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x9

Price, Eli K. (Eli Kirk), 1797-1884.
Letter to [Benjamin Hornor] Coates;
March 31, 18768x5

[Phila.] A.L.S. 1p. Concerns loan of Eliot Bible to A.J. Holman & Co. for Centennial display. Refers to G.H. Horn.

General physical description: 8x5

Hollandsche Maatschappij der Wetenschappen.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
March, 187611 x8-1/2

Haarlem, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: E.H.von Baumhauer. 1p.,end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 11 x8-1/2

A. J. Holman Company (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Letter to Prof. [J.P.] Lesley;
April 8, 18768-1/2x5-1/2

Phila., L. 1p., end. Concerning loan of John Eliot Bible from Society for Centennial exhibition.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5-1/2

Phillips, Henry M. (Henry Myer), 1811-1884.
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
April 22, 18768x5

A.L.S. 1p., end. Declines to write obituary of Theodore Cuyler.

General physical description: 8x5

Gesellschaft zur Beförderung der Gesammten Naturwissenschaften zu Marburg.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
April, 187610-1/2x9D

Marburg, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: O.v.Heusinger 1p.,end. In German. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10-1/2x9D

Geological Survey of Pennsylvania.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
May 4, 187610x8

Harrisburg, L.S.: Jno. B. Pearse. 1p.,end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Die schweizerische gesellschaft in Bern..
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
[May?], 187611x8-1/2

Bern Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: T.R.Koche. 1p.,end. In German. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 11x8-1/2

Königlich Sächsische Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
June 1, 18768-1/2x5-1/2

Leipzig, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: H.L.Fleischer 2p.,end. In German. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5-1/2

Königlich Sächsische Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften zu Leipzig.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
June 1, 18768-1/2x5-1/2

Leipzig, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: W. Hankel. 2p.,end. In German. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5-1/2

Nicholson, W. L..
Letter to secretary of A.P.S. [J.P. Lesley];
June 17, 187610x8

Washington, A.L.S. 1p., end.by M[ary] L[esley]. Writing for J.Henry. Needs date of Joseph Saxton's election to Society.

General physical description: 10x8

Kesselmeyer, Charles Augustus.
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
June 21, 18768x5

Manchester, Eng., A.L.S. 2p., end.and enc. Offers Calendarium perpetuum mobile as gift. Enclosure is picture of calendar with an explanation.

General physical description: 8x5

Engelmann, George, 1809-1884.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society;
July 6, 18768-1/2x5-1/2

St. Louis, A.L.S. 1p.,end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5-1/2

Royal Society of New South Wales.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
July 12, 187610-1/2x8

Sydney, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Archd. Liversedge. 1p.,end. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8

Smithsonian Institution.
Letter to secretary of A.P.S.[J.P.Lesley];
July 20, 18768x5

Washington, L.S.: Joseph Henry, by R. 1p., end. Announces death of J.J.Kaup.

General physical description: 8x5

Matile, G.-A. (George-Auguste), 1807-1881.
Letter to [Pliny Earle] Chase;
July 22, 18768x5

Washington, A.L.S. 2p., end. Concerns loan of pieces from Poinsett collection for his use. Refers to A.H. Guyot. Cf. Proceedings, v.16, pp.287-8.

General physical description: 8x5

Anthon, Charles Edward, 1822-1883.
Letter to Pliny E. Chase;
July 26, 18768x5

New York, A.L.S. 1p. Changing of name and title on ms.

General physical description: 8x5

Kungl. Svenska Vetenskapsakademien (Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences).
Letter to the American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia
July 18768-1/2x5-1/2

Stockholm, Printed L.filled in in ms. 1p.,end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5-1/2

St. Petersburg. Jardin impériale de botanique.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Aug. 15, Dec. 2, 187610-1/2x8-1/2

St. Petersburg, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: E.Negely(?). 1p.,end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/2

United States. Dept. of State.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Aug. 17, 187610x8

Washington, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Hamilton Fish 1p.,end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8

United States. Weather Bureau.
Letter to Dr. J.P. Lesli [sic];
Aug. 18, 18768x5

Washington, A.L.S.: Cleveland Abbe. 1p., end. Asks to borrow periodical from Society on meteorology.

General physical description: 8x5

Cresson, Charles M. (Charles Massey), 1828-1893.
Letter to Prof. Pliny E. Chase;
Aug. 21, 187610x7-1/2

Phila., L.S. 1p., end. Sends receipt (wanting). Discusses goods to be sent. Mentions O.Marsh.

General physical description: 10x7-1/2

Guyot, A. (Arnold), 1807-1884.
Letter to the American Philosophical Society and the Academy of Natural Sciences
August 21, 18768x5

[Big Indian] [N.Y., 1876]. Received. August 21, 1876. A.L.S. Recommends G. A. Matile to work on Poinsett collection.

General physical description: 8x5

U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Aug., 18768x5

Washington, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J.E.Hilgard. 1p.and add.,end. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 8x5

Kesselmeyer, Charles Augustus.
Note to J.P. Lesley;
Sept. 8, 187611-1/2x9

Manchester, Eng., A.N.in 3rd P.with picture of Calendarium perpetuum mobile. 1p.and end. Offers Calendarium perpetuum mobile as gift.

General physical description: 11-1/2x9

Kesselmeyer, Charles Augustus.
Note to American philosophical society;
Sept. 9, 18763-1/2x2

Manchester, Eng., A.N.on calling card S. 1p.and add. Sending explanation of Calendarium perpetuum mobile.

General physical description: 3-1/2x2

Wood, H. C. (Horatio C.), 1841-1920.
Letter to American philosophical society;
Sept. 23, 18768x5

A.L.S. 1p. Won't part with memoir on myriapoda; suggests Society make it available.

General physical description: 8x5

Blodget, Lorin, 1823-1901.
Letter to Jno. McArthur;
Sept. 26, 18768" x 10"

A.L.S. 2p. and end. Corrects a misunderstanding which appeared in APS Proceedings relative to insecurity of public building of the city due to the sand gravels of the general city foundation.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Kaiserl. Akademie der Wissenschaften in Wien.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Sept. 29, 187611x8-1/2

Vienna, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: H.Siegel. 2p.,end. In German. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 11x8-1/2

Guyot, A. (Arnold), 1807-1884.
Letter to Pliny E[arle] Chase;
Oct. 6, 18768x5

Princeton, N.J., A.L.S. 2p. and end. G.A. Matile will return pieces from Poinsett collection, together with copies of same pieces in the Princeton collection.

General physical description: 8x5

Académie Royale des Sciences, des Lettres et des Beaux-arts de Belgique.
Letter to [the American Philosophical Society]
October 20, 187610-1/2x8-1/2

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J.Liagre. 1p.,end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/2

Hayward, W. S..
Letter to secretary of A.P.S.[J.P.Lesley];
Nov. 3, 18768x5

Onondaga Valley, N.Y., A.L.S. 2p., end.by M[ary] L[esley]. Looking for D.Zeisberger's works on the language of the Onondaga Indians.

General physical description: 8x5

Guyot, A. (Arnold), 1807-1884.
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
Nov. 8, 18768x5

Princeton, A.L.S. 2p., end. Exchange of duplicates in Poinsett and Princeton collections, arranged through Prof.Matile.

General physical description: 8x5

Baird, Spencer Fullerton, 1823-1887.
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
Nov. 13, 18768x5

Phila., A.L.S. 1p. Thanks for favor.

General physical description: 8x5

Fraley, F. (Frederick), 1804-1901.
Letter to J. P. Lesley
Nov. 21, 187610x8

Philadelphia, A.L.S. Names Rogers, Barker, Britton, Briggs, Ingham to committee to consider J. Wootten for $500 premium for the best invention for utilizing anthracite coal-dust. Award to be paid out of income of Magellanic fund.

General physical description: 10x8

Literary and Philosophical Society of Liverpool.
Letter to J. P. Lesley
Nov. 25, 187610x8

Printed letter filled in in manuscript notes, signed: Alfred Morgan. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Bataviaasche genootschap von kunsten en wetenschappen.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Dec. 1, 187613x8

Amsterdam, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: C.J.Matthes. 1p.,end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 13x8

Linn, John Blair, 1831-1899.
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
Dec. 2, 18769x5-1/2

Bellefonte, Pa., A.L.S. 1p., end. Asks to borrow J.Burd journals.

General physical description: 9x5-1/2

Smith, Charles E..
Letter to president of American philosophical society;
Dec. 9, 187610x8-1/2

Phila., A.L.S. 1p., end. Resigns membership in Society.

General physical description: 10x8-1/2

Guyot, A. (Arnold), 1807-1884.
Letter to J.P[eter] Lesley;
Dec. 13, 18768-1/2x5

Princeton, N.J., A.L.S. 2p. Arranged to returned borrowed pieces from Poinsett collection. Refers to G.A. Matile.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5

Pennsylvania. Secretary of the Commonwealth.
Letter to American philosophical society;
Dec. 20, 187610x8

Harrisburg, A.L.S.: John B[lair] Linn. 1p., end. Saw J.Burd journals with Dr.Egle; no funds for copying them. Will send publications, if needed.

General physical description: 10x8

Königlich Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Dec., 187611x9

Munich, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J. Aumer. 1p.,end. In German. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 11x9

Guyot, A. (Arnold), 1807-1884.
Letter to Pliny E[arle] chase;
18768x5

Big Indian, N.Y., A.L.S. 1p Enc. Sends letter of recommendation for G.A. Matile. Concerns Poinsett collection. For enclosure, see Guyor to A.P.S. AND Academy of Natural Sciences [1876] /cf. Proceedings, v.16, pp.287-288.

General physical description: 8x5

American Philosophical Society. Committee on Library.
Report on loan of Eliot Indian Bible.
[1876] 

A.D.S. 1p.

Kane, Thomas Leiper, 1822-1883.
Letter to Prof.[J.P.] Lesley;
Jan. 5, 18778x5

A.L.S. 1p. Requests change in title of manuscript.

General physical description: 8x5

Pennsylvania. Secretary of the Commonwealth.
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
Jan. 11, 187710x8

Harrisburg, A.L.S.: John B[lair] Linn. 1p.,end. Gratitude for loan of two Col.Burd journals from Society.

General physical description: 10x8

Rogers, R. E. (Robert Empie), 1813-1884.
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
Jan. 15, 18778x5

A.L.S. 1p., end. Committee to meet to consider J.Wootten application.

General physical description: 8x5

Biddle, John B. (John Barclay), 1815-1879.
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
Jan. 24, 18778x5

A.L.S. 1p., end. Accepts appointment to write obituary of Joseph Carson.

General physical description: 8x5

Linn, John Blair, 1831-1899.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley, Philadelphia;
Jan. 26, 187710x8

Harrisburg, A.L.S. 1p.,end. Returns Byrd's journal with thanks for the loan.

General physical description: 10x8

LeConte, John, 1818-1891.
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
Jan. 29, 18778x5

Berkeley, A.L.S. 2p., end. Wishes Trans.for University of California; also, Francis Hopkinson's works.

General physical description: 8x5

United States Naval Observatory.
Letter to the Librarian of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Jan. 31, 18778x5

Washington, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: C.H.Davis. 1p.,end.and end. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 8x5

Societas Regia Scientiarum Upsaliensis.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Feb. 2, 187711x8-1/2

Upsal, [read] Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: O.Glas. 1p.,end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 11x8-1/2

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Prof.[J.P.] Lesley;
Feb. 23, 18778x5

A.L.S. 1p. Sends manuscript on Dinosauria. Will exhibit Saurian bones at next meeting of A.P.S.

General physical description: 8x5

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Prof.[J.P.] Lesley;
March 5, 18778x5

A.L.S. 2p., end. Concerning manuscripts on paleontology.

General physical description: 8x5

Porter, Thomas C. (Thomas Conrad), 1822-1901.
Letter to American philosophical society;
March 13, 18778x5

Easton, Pa., A.L.S. 1p., end. About E.A.Barber and his work on Indian antiquities. Refers to David Townsend and William Darlington.

General physical description: 8x5

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to American philosophical society;
March 23, 18778x5

A.L.S. 1p., end. Is sending manuscript on coryphodon. Society should furnish plates for it.

General physical description: 8x5

Royal Observatory, Greenwich.
Letter to the Librarian [of the American philosophical society];
March, 187710-1/2x9

London, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: A.W.Downing. 1p., end. Forwarded publications.

General physical description: 10-1/2x9

Harvard University Observatory.
Letter to the Librarian of the American philosophical society;
April 3, 1877 
Kerr, Washington Caruthers, 1827-1885.
Letter to secretary of American philosophical society [J.P.Lesley];
May 2, [1877]8x5

N.Y., A.L.S. 2p., end.by M[ary] L[esley]. Needs loan of wood-cut.

General physical description: 8x5

Cope, E. D. (Edward Drinker), 1840-1897.
Letter to Prof. [J. P.] Lesley
May 5, 18778x5-1/2

A.L.S. 1p.and enc. Concerning plate for his paper on paleontology. Enclosure is pencil sketch of plate. On same sheet is letter from Mary Lesley to LeConte, [1877]: Refers to E. D. Cope's letter. Enclosure is pencil sketch of plate for Cope's paper on paleontology.

General physical description: 8x5-1/2

Kerr, Washington Caruthers, 1827-1885.
Letter to Mary Lesley;
June 1, 187710x8

Raleigh, N.C., A.L.S. 2p., end. Wants to know whether wood-cut has been located.

General physical description: 10x8

Société de géographie commerciale de Bordeaux.
Letter to the President of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
June 1, 187710-1/2x8-1/2

Bordeaux, L.S.: P.Foncin. 1p.,end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/2

Harvard University Observatory.
Letter to the Librarian of the American Philosophical Society
June 5, 1877 

A.L.S. 1p.

Kerr, Washington Caruthers, 1827-1885.
Letter to Mary Lesley;
June 11, 187710x8

Raleigh, N.C., A.L.S. 1p. Grateful for favor in trying to locate wood-cut.

General physical description: 10x8

Kungl. Svenska Vetenskapsakademien (Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences).
Letter to the American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia
June 18779x6

Stockholm, Printed L.filled in in ms. 1p.,end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 9x6

Königlich Bayerische Akademie der Wissenschaften.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
July 1, 187711x9

Munich, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J.Aumer. 1p.,end. In German. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 11x9

Draper, Henry, 1837-1882.
Letter to Prof. [J.P.] Lesley;
July 6, 18778x5

Dobbs Ferry, N.Y., A.L.S. 3p., end. Concerning his paper on astronomical photography. Mentions father(J.W. Draper).

General physical description: 8x5

Royal Society of New South Wales.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
July 11, 187710-1/2x8

Sydney, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Archd. Liversedge. 2p.,end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8

Matile, G.-A. (George-Auguste), 1807-1881.
Letter to American philosophical society;
July 13, 187710x8

Washington, A.L.S. 1p., end. Received letter from Prof,Guyot about loan of specimens to Princeton.

General physical description: 10x8

Museo Nacional de México.
Letter to [the American philosophical society];
Aug., 18776x1/2x8-1/2

Mexico, Printed L.S.; Gumesindo Mendoza. 1p. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 6x1/2x8-1/2

White, I. C. (Israel Charles), 1848-1927.
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
Sept. 28, 187711x8-1/2

Morgantown, W.Va., A.L.S. 2p., end. Refers to expense account. Discusses proof plates of fossil plants and work with Prof.Fontaine; also, mentions Prof. Lesquereux. Asks for Society's aid in publishing.

General physical description: 11x8-1/2

Patterson, Robert, 1819?-1909.
Letter to [Hector] Tyndale [and] Curators;
Oct. 2, 187710-1/2x8

Phila., A.L.S. 1p. and end. Recommends transfer of Peale Stone Age collection to Academy of Natural Sciences which is fireproof, a condition of C.E.G. Peale's bequest. Cf. Proceedings, v.17, pp.13-15.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8

Cambridge Philosophical Society.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Oct. 19, 18778x5

Cambridge, [read] Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J.W.L.Glaisher 1p. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 8x5

Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.
Letter to Hector Tyndale and Charles M. Cresson, Curators;
Oct. 25, 187710x8

Phila., A.L.S.: W[illiam] S[amuel] W[aithman] Ruschenberger 1p., end. Accepts deposit of Peale Stone Age collection. Cf. Proceedings, v.17, pp.272-273.

General physical description: 10x8

Great Britain. Meteorological Office.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Oct., 18778x5

London, Printed L.S.: Robert H. Scott. 1p. and add.,end. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 8x5

Patterson, Robert, 1819?-1909.
Letter to the A.P.S. Curators;
Nov. 7, 187710-1/2x8-1/2

Phila., A.L.S. 1p., end.: Ref. to Secy to be read... Nov.16, 1877. Requests power to arrange for deposit of Peale Stone Age collection at Academy of Natural Sciences.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/2

Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.
Receipt for Franklin Peale Stone Age collection, deposited by A.P.S.;
Nov. 13, 187710-1/2x8-1/2

Phila., Printed form filled in in Ms., S.: George H[enry] Horn 1p., end., and end. Cf. Proceedings, v.17, pp.272-3.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8-1/2

Halle. Geographische Gesellschaft.
Letter to [the American philosophical society];
Nov. 18, 18778-1/2x5-1/2

Halle, A.L.S.: Lehmann. 1p.,end. Forwards Publication.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5-1/2

Royal Institution of Great Britain.
Letter to American philosophical society;
Nov. 21, 18777x4-1/2

London, A.L.S.:Benj[amin] Vincent, librarian. 3p. and end. Received publications. Gives list of Trans. and asks that deficiencies be supplied. Refers to Count Rumford.

General physical description: 7x4-1/2

U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey.
Letter to [the American philosophical society];
Nov., 18778x5

Washington, Printed L.S.: J.E.Hilgard. 1p.,end. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 8x5

Grace, R. W..
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
Jan. 14, 187810x8

Bedalia, Mo., A.L.S. 1p.,end...Enc.wanting.... Concerning invention for locomotives.

General physical description: 10x8

Rogers, R. E. (Robert Empie), 1813-1884.
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
April 12, 18787x4

A.L.S. 1p.and end. Meeting of committee on J.Wootten application.

General physical description: 7x4

Miller, J. Imbrie.
Letter to J. Sergeant Price, treasurer of the American philosophical society;
May 3, 187810-1/2x8

L.S. 1p.and end. Resigns membership in Society.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8

Gurley, Wm. F. E. (William Frank Eugene Reed), b. 1854.
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
May 15, 18785x3

Danville, Ill., A.L.on postal card S. 1p., end.and add. Concerning disposition of his paper on paleontology, referred to Society by E.D.Cope

General physical description: 5x3

Miller, J. Imbrie.
Letter to J. Sergeant Price;
June 13, 187810-1/2x8

Phila., A.L.S. 1p., end. Pays dues subsequent to resigning membership in Society.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8

Price, John Sergeant, 1831-1897.
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
June 14, 18787-1/2x4-1/2

Phila., A.L.S. 1p.and end. Resignation from Society of J.Imbrie Miller.

General physical description: 7-1/2x4-1/2

Haldeman, Samuel Stehman, 1812-1880.
Letter to [J.P.] Lesley;
June 15, 18788-1/2x5-1/2

Chicki[e]s, Pa., A.L.S. 2p.,end. Finishing paper on Indian antiquities. Lists some specimens. Refers to J.Leidy.

General physical description: 8-1/2x5-1/2

Monks, Sarah P..
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
June 17, 18785x3

Coldspring, N.Y., A.L.on postal card S. 1p., end.and add. Wishes copies of her paper on turtles. Mentions E.D.Cope.

General physical description: 5x3

Gurley, Wm. F. E. (William Frank Eugene Reed), b. 1854.
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
June 19, 18785x3

Danville, Ill., A.L.on postal card S. 1p., end.and add. Concerning proof of paper on paleontology.

General physical description: 5x3

Monks, Sarah P..
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
June 20, 18785x3

Coldspring, N.Y., A.L.on postal card S. 1p., end.and add. Concerning plates for her paper on turtles. Refers to J.E.Gray.

General physical description: 5x3

Lautenbach, B. F..
Letter to the secretaries of the American philosophical society;
July 1, 187810x8

Phila., A.L.S. 1p. Offers paper on physiology. Refers to S.Weir Mitchell.

General physical description: 10x8

Rogers, Fairman, 1833-1900.
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
July 1, 18788x5

Newport, R.I., A.L.S. 2p., end. Agrees to write obituary of J.Henry.

General physical description: 8x5

Ashburner, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1854-1889.
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
July 5, 187810-1/2x8

Kane, [Pa.], A.L.S. 1p....Enc.wanting.... Sends paper on Petroleum in Pennsylvania

General physical description: 10-1/2x8

Ashburner, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1854-1889.
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
July 6, 187810-1/2x8

Kane,[Pa.], A.L.S. 1p...Enc.wanting.... Sends additional pages of paper on petroleum in Pennsylvania.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8

Gurley, Wm. F. E. (William Frank Eugene Reed), b. 1854.
Letter to J.P. Lesley;
July 17, 18788x5

Danville, I11. A.L.S. 2p., end. Waiting for copies of his paper.

General physical description: 8x5

Gurley, Wm. F. E. (William Frank Eugene Reed), b. 1854.
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
July 18, 18788x5

Danville, Ill., A.L.S. 2p., end. Angry letter. Name wrong on his paper. Wants to see page proofs before publications. Mentions E.D.Cope.

General physical description: 8x5

Monks, Sarah P..
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
July 25, 18788x5

Coldspring, N.Y., A.L.S. 1p., end.by M[ary] L[esley]. Thanks for copies of paper published by Society. Asks for drawings and manuscript.

General physical description: 8x5

Ashburner, Charles A. (Charles Albert), 1854-1889.
Letter to E.B. Harden;
Sept. 17, 187810x8

Kane, [Pa.], A.L.S. 1p. Corrections for his paper on petroleum in Pennsylvania. Encloses reprint of articles showing corrections(see in pamphlet collection).

General physical description: 10x8

White, I. C. (Israel Charles), 1848-1927.
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley:
Oct. 3, 187810-1/2x8

Allegheny City, Pa., A.L.S. 1p., end. Sending manuscript on paleobotany. Discusses publication.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8

Morton, Henry, 1836-1902.
Letter to secretary of the American philosophical society [J.P.Lesley];
Oct. 7, 18788x5

Hoboken, N.J., A.L.S. 4p. Argument with S.Sadtler. Refers to C. Sellers.

General physical description: 8x5

Fontaine, William Morris, 1835-1913.
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
Oct. 9, 187811x8-1/2

Morgantown, W.Va., A.L.S. 2p., end. Seeks recommendation. Summarizes geological findings in Virginia.

General physical description: 11x8-1/2

White, I. C. (Israel Charles), 1848-1927.
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
Oct. 10, 18789-1/2x6

Morgantown, W.Va., A.L.S. 1p., end. Sending list of species for paper on paleobotany. Mentions W.Fontaine.

General physical description: 9-1/2x6

Fontaine, William Morris, 1835-1913.
Letter to Prof. J.P. Lesley;
Oct. 16, 187811x8-1/2

Morgantown, W.Va., A.L.S. 2p. Discusses his work on the geology of Virginia. Mentions W.Kerr. WB.Rogers(?), and R.Taylor, among others.

General physical description: 11x8-1/2

Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley;
Nov. 20, 18787x5

[Phila.] L.S. 1p. Please permit Poinsett collection to be removed by agent of the Academy. Signature indecipherable.

General physical description: 7x5

Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley;
Nov. 30, 187810x8

Phila., L.S.: W[illia]m S[amuel] W[aithman] Ruschenberger 1p., end.: Receipt for Poinsett collection to be returned on demand Asks him to deliver Poinsett collection to the Curator, Charles F. Parker, in accordance with A.P.S. resolution of Nov. 16, 1877. Cf. Proceedings, v.17, pp.273-4.

General physical description: 10x8

Numismatic and Antiquarian Society of Philadelphia.
Letter to J. P[eter] Lesley;
Dec. 6, 187810x8

Phila., A.L.S.: Henry Phillips 1p. Enc. Forwards copy of Society's resolution accepting deposit of A.P.S. numismatic collection. For enclosure, see Numismatic and anti