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This is part of the large inventory for the American Philosophical Society Archives. For complete information concerning this collection, please view the Collection Description.

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Due to the size of Record Group II of APS Archives, the content has been divided into multiple inventories. Please follow the links below to browse the inventories.

APS Archives. Record Group IIa1743-18061.0 section
APS Archives. Record Group IIb1807-18251.0 section
APS Archives. Record Group IIc1826-18361.0 section
APS Archives. Record Group IId1837-18441.0 section
APS Archives. Record Group IIe1845-18651.0 section
APS Archives. Record Group IIf1866-18861.0 section
APS Archives. Record Group IIg1887-18911.0 section
APS Archives. Record Group IIh1892-18961.0 section
APS Archives. Record Group IIi18971.0 section
APS Archives. Record Group IIj1898-1988, Undated1.0 section



Detailed Inventory
Papers
  
Netherlands. Ministerie van binnenlandse Zaken en Landbouw.
Letter to the American Philosophical Society
Jan. 9, 182612-1/2x8

The Hague, L.S.: H. J. Van Ewyck. 2p.and end. In Dutch. Thanks for publications.

General physical description: 12-1/2x8

Bataviaasche genootschap von kunsten en wetenschappen.
Letter to the A.P.S.;
Jan. 12, 182612-1/2x8

Batavia, L.S.: Van der Vinne. 1p. and end. In Dutch. ----Copy marked "Duplicaat." ----English translation. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 12-1/2x8

Historical Society of Pennsylvania.
Committee of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania to the American Philosophical Society,
January 20, 18267 15/16" x 9 15/16"

[Philadelphia], 2 pp. and endorsement. L.S.: W[illiam] Rawle, Jos[eph] Hopkinson, Roberts Vaux. Application to examine documents in possession of the Historical and Literary Committee of the A.P.S.

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

Livingston, Edward, 1764-1836.
Edw[ard] Livingston to John Vaughan,
January 27, 18267 3/4" x 9 3/4"

Washington, 1 p., address and endorsement. Will send the A.P.S. what has been published on penal law in New Orleans.

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

American Philosophical Society. Board of officers.
Report of the Board of Officers to the Am[erican] Philosophical Society,
January 27, 18267 15/16" x 10"

[Philadelphia], 5pp. and endorsement. D. Resolve that it is "not expedient" to allow the Historical Society of Pennsylvania to copy documents belonging to the A.P.S.

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

Bataafsch Genootschap der Proefondervindelijke Wijsbegeerte. (Rotterdam, Netherlands).
Letter to the A.P.S.
Jan. 30, 182610x8-1/2

Rotterdam, L.S.: J. van der Scallen van Scllenhouz. 2p. and add., end. In Dutch. ----English translation. Friendly letter. Sends program for 1825?

General physical description: 10x8-1/2

Humphreys, Samuel, 1778-1846.
Samuel Humphreys to George Ord,
January 31, 18267 15/16" x 10"

Southwark, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges his election to membership in the American Philosophical Society.

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

Société de géographie (France).
Letter to J[ohn] Vaughan, Philadelphia;
Feb. 2, 182610x8

Paris, L.S.: de Larenaudiére. 2p.and end. In French. Thanks for publication. Awaits publication on Greek colonies in Florida and Texas.

General physical description: 10x8

Kungl. Svenska vetenskapsakademien.
Letter to [John] Vaughan, Philadelphia;
Feb. 2, 182610x8

Stockholm, L.S.: Fal. Berzelius. 1p. and add. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Académie des sciences (France).
Letter to the Secretary of the APS, Philadelphia;
Feb. 6, 18269-1/2x8

Paris, L.S.: Fournier. 2p. and add., end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 9-1/2x8

American Philosophical Society.
Resolution recommending the appointment of a committee to prepare a list of books needed in the library,
February 17, 18267 5/8" x 8 3/4"

[Philadelphia], 1 p. and endorsement. A.D.S.: F[rancis] Nichols.

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

Du Ponceau, Peter Stephen, 1760-1844.
Peter S. Du Ponceau to John Vaughan
March 2, 18267 7/8" x 9 15/16"

Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Presents to the A.P.S., a volume from the Rev. R. Anderson, of Boston.

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 9 15/16"

Lea, Isaac, 1792-1886.
Isaac Lea to John Vaughan,
March 11, 18267 7/8" x 9"

Philadelphia, 1 p., address and endorsement. Presents to the A.P.S.: a table of oviparous quadrupeds.

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

Harvard University.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
March 14, 18269-1/2x8

Cambridge, Printed L.filled in in ms.S: John T. Kirkland and Charles Folson. 1p.and end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 9-1/2x8

Harvard University.
Letter to [John] Vaughan;
March 14, 182610x8

Cambridge, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: John T. Kirkland and Charles Folson. 1p.and end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Vaughan, William, 1752-1850.
W[illiam] Vaughan to John Vaughan
March 30, 18267 7/8" x 9 5/8"

London, 1 p., address and endorsements. A.L.S. Sends to the A.P.S.: Royal Society, Transactions, 1825, pt. ii; Astronomical Society, Memoirs, II, pt. i.

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

Berlin. Akademie der wissenschaften..
Letter to the American Philosophical Society
1826 March 

The Royal Academy of the Sciences in Berlin requests missing issues of the A.P.S. Transactions from Vol. II and VI.

Linnean Society of London.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
April 4, 182610x8

London, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J.E. Bicheno. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain).
Letter to R[obert] M[askell] Patterson, Philadelphia;
April 4, 18269x7

London, Printed L. filled in in ms.S.: Jos.Sabine. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publications.

General physical description: 9x7

Caravadossy de Moetz,.
Letter to John Vaughan;
April 14, 182610x8

Philadelphia, L.S. 1p. and end. In French. Forwards publications of Turin royal academy of sciences.

General physical description: 10x8

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on Marcus Bull's paper on heat from coal;
April 14, 18268x6-1/2

D.S.: R.M.Patterson, B.H.Coates and Franklin Bache. 1p. Cf. Minutes, p.542. Printed: APS Transactions, n.s., III, 1ff

General physical description: 8x6-1/2

Clinton, D. (DeWitt).
DeWitt Clinton to John Vaughan,
April 14, 18267 3/4" x 9 7/8"

Albany, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Forwards to Mr. Vaughan some books and two maps of the Erie canal, one of which is intended for the A.P.S.

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

Royal Astronomical Society.
Letter to the Secretary of the APS;
April 14, 18269x7

L.S.: W. S. Stratford. 1p. and end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 9x7

de Maltitz, Francois.
Letter to George Ord
1826 April 20/May 2 

Francois de Maltitz acknowledges the Society's letter of condolence on the death of Count Nicolas de Romanzoff.

Small, Abraham, 1764?-1829.
Abr[aha]m Small to [Robert M.] Patterson,
May 4, 18268" x 9 5/8"

Philadelphia, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Wants the Society to buy the remaining copies of A.P.S. Transactions, n.s., I and II. See Pro., XXII, pt. 3, 555.

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

Vaughan, John, 1756-1841.
J[oh]n Vaughan to Robert [M.] Patterson
May 7, 18267 7/8" x 10"

[Philadelphia], 1 p., address and endorsement. A.D.S. Notations concerning the publication of the A.P.S. Transactions.

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

Meigs, Charles D., (Charles Delucena), 1792-1869.
Ch[arles] D. Meigs to Jno. Vaughan,
May 18, 18267 3/4" x 9 3/4"

Philadelphia, 2 pp., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges his election to membership in the American Philosophical Society. Encloses fee.

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

Mease, James, 1771-1846.
Note regarding the deposit of three rare and interesting maps with the American Philosophical Society,
May 19, 18267 7/8" x 8 5/16"

Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsement. A.N.S. See Minutes, May 19, 1826, in Pro., XXII, pt. 3, 554.

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 8 5/16"

Kongelige Danske videnskabernes selskab.
Letter to the A.P.S., Philadelphia;
May 20, 182610-1/2x8

Copenhagen, L.S.: H. C. Oersted. 1p. and add., end. In French. Forwards publications. Also, contains card of Mr. Steen Bille.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8

Lambert, William.
Letter to the President of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
May 26, 182611-1/2x8-1/2

Washington, A.L.S. 2p. Sends rules for locating the longitude of Washington, D.C.

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

Bywater, John.
John Bywater to R[obert] M. Patterson,
June 8, 18267 1/4" x 8 7/8"

Liverpool, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Presents a memoir to the A.P.S.

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

Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain).
Letter to R. M. Patterson;
June 14, 18269x7-1/2

London, L.S.: Jos. Sabine. 1p. and end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 9x7-1/2

Perthes & Besser.
Letter to the A.P.S., Philadelphia;
June 21, 182610x8

Hamburg, L. 1p. and add., end. Enc.wanting Forwards books.

General physical description: 10x8

Turner, George, 1750-1843.
G[eorge] Turner to the Secretary of the [American] Philosophical Society,
June 26, 18267 13/16" x 9 7/8"

Cincinnati, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Presents to the A.P.S.: a new theory of the earth, by [John Cleves Symmes?]. Has lost his diploma of membership in the A.P.S. Requests renewal thereof.

General physical description: 7 13/16" x 9 7/8"

Laval, J. Ivan Stépanowitch, comte, 1761-1846.
Letter to George Ord
July 3/15, 18268" x 10"

St. Petersburgh, L.S. 2p. and end. Acknowledges election to membership in the American philosophical society. Cf. Minutes - October 6, 1826.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Netherlands. Ministerie van binnenlandse Zaken en Landbouw.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
July 15, 182610x8-1/2

The Hague, L.S.: H. J. Van Ewyck. 1p.and add.,end. In Dutch. Thanks for publications.

General physical description: 10x8-1/2

Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
July 18, 182610x8

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Reuben Haines. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Tiarks, John Lewis, 1789-1837.
J[ohn] L[ewis] Tiarks to George Ord,
July 18, 18267 3/4" x 9 7/8"

Secretary of the A.P.S., Jever, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges receipt of certificate of membership in the American Philosophical Society.

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

Everett, Edward, 1794-1865.
Letter to Peter S. Du Ponceau and Robert Walsh, Jr.
July 22, 182610x8

Boston, A.L.S. 3p. and end. Concerning the deaths of Adams and Jefferson. See Pro., XXII, pt. 3, 556. Film 199 Frame 210

General physical description: 10x8

Romanzoff, Serge comte de.
Letter to Baron de Maltitz;
July 23, 18267 1/4" x 9"

St. Petersbourg, Extract from L. 2p. In French. Enclosed With letter from Baron de Maltitz to George Ord, Oct. 6/18,1826. Acknowledges Society's letter of condolence on the death of his brother [Nicholas de Romanzoff]. Cf. Minutes, May 5,1826.

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

Adams, John Quincy, pres. U. S., 1767-1848.
Letter to Peter S. DuPonceau and Robert Walsh, Philadelphia;
July 26, 182610x8

Quincy, A.L.S. 1p.and end. Concerning the deaths of John Adams and Jefferson. Film 199 Frame 211

General physical description: 10x8

Société royale des antiquaires de France.
Letter to the President of the APS, Philadelphia;
July 28, 182610x8

Paris, L.S.: L'Abbe Labouderie. 1p. and add., end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Vaughan, Petty, 1788-1854.
Petty Vaughan to John Vaughan,
August 7, 18267 3/4" x 9 7/8"

London, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Has forwarded some books from the Linnean Society for the A.P.S. and George Ord.

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

Du Ponceau, Peter Stephen, 1760-1844.
P[eter] S. Du Ponceau to J[ohn] Vaughan
August 8, 18264 7/8" x 7 7/8"

[Philadelphia], 2 pp. A.L.S. Work upon various Indian languages. Interesting nature of correspondence with [John] Heckewelder.

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

Roberdeau, Isaac, 1763-1829 .
I[saac] Roberdeau to ----
August 11, 18268" x 9 15/16"

Topographical Bureau, Washington, 2 pp. and endorsements. A.L.S. Requests information as to maps showing the northern boundary of the U. S. in the library of the A.P.S. or other libraries in Philadelphia.

General physical description: 8" x 9 15/16"

Vaughan, Charles Richard, 1774-1849.
Letter to John Vaughan
1826 August 13 

Sir Charles Vaughan thanks John Vaughan for sending him a catalog of the Library of the American Philosophical Society. Sir Charles also refers to the present he has received from Mr. [Roberts] Vaux, a memorial box to William Penn, made from a piece of the Treaty (Elm) Tree, under which Penn negotiated his peace with the Indians.

Geological Society of London.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society;
Aug. 18, 18268x5

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Thos.Webster. 1p.and end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 8x5

Deutsche Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin.
Letter to [John] Vaughan, Philadelphia;
Aug. 19, 182610x8

Berlin, L.S.: J. F. Enke. 1p. and add., end. In French. Forwards publications and asks for APS publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Brown, James, 1766-1835.
Letter to [Bon Joseph] Dacier;
Aug. 20, 18269x7

Paris, A.L.S. 1p. Copy. Concerning the death of Jefferson. Film 199 Frame 212

General physical description: 9x7

Rafn, Carl Christian, 1795-1864.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Aug. 20, 182610x8-1/2

Copenhagen, A.L.S. 4p.,end. In German. ----English translation. Concerning Scandinavian discoveries in America prior to 1492. Forwards publications. Concerning K.nordiske oldskrift selskab.

General physical description: 10x8-1/2

Rafn, Carl Christian, 1795-1864.
Letter to William Tilghman, Philadelphia;
Aug. 20, 18269-1/2x8-1/2

Copenhagen, A.L.S. 2p. Forwards his Krakes Maal and wishes to exchange items with the APS from the Society of Northern Antiquities. Removed from 839.8:R12, Feb.1962.

General physical description: 9-1/2x8-1/2

Académie des sciences (France).
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Aug. 23, 182613x8-1/2

Paris, L.S.: Dacier. 2p.,end. In French. Concerning the death of Jefferson. Film 199 Frame 214

General physical description: 13x8-1/2

Académie des sciences (France).
Letter to [James Brown];
Aug. 23, 18269x7

Paris, L.S.: Dacier. 1p. In French. Copy. Concerning the death of Jefferson.

General physical description: 9x7

Society of Antiquaries of London.
Letter to the American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia;
Aug. 23, 182610x8

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Nich[ola]s Carlisle. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publication. Film 199 Frame 213

General physical description: 10x8

Carey, Henry Charles, 1793-1879.
Letter to John Vaughan;
Aug. 25, 18268x5

Philadelphia, L.S.: H.C. Carey and I. Lea. 1p. and add., end. Forwards volume.

General physical description: 8x5

American Philosophical Society.
Volumes or parts of volumes wanting to complete the set of the Encyclopaedia Francais held by the A.P.S.,
August 29, 18268" x 9 3/4"

Philadelphia, 2 pp. and endorsement. D.

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

Brown, James, 1766-1835.
Letter to P. S. DuPonceau,
Aug. 29, 18269x7

Philadelphia Paris, A.L.S. 1p.and end. Forwards Dacier's letter on the death of Jefferson. Film 199 Frame 222

General physical description: 9x7

Du Ponceau, Peter Stephen, 1760-1844.
Peter S. Du Ponceau to J[ohn] Vaughan
September 2, 18265" x 7 3/4"

[Philadelphia], 1 p. A.L.S. "I have resolved on writing to Mr. [Joel R.] Poinsett in order to endeavour to obtain by his means some valuable Donations for the Society..."

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

Huntlent, M. L..
Letter to J[ohn] Vaughan;
Sept. 22, 18268x5

A.L.S. 1p. and add., end. Concerning a donation.

General physical description: 8x5

Warden, David Bailie, 1772-1845.
D. B. Warden to John Vaughan,
Sept. 24, 18267" x 8 3/4"

Librarian of the A.P.S., Paris, 2 pp., address and endorsement. L.S. With regard to distribution of A. P. S. Transactions, V, pt. 3.

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

Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain).
Letter to R[obert] M[askell] Patterson;
Sept. 29, 18269x7-1/2

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Jos. Sabine. 1p.and end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 9x7-1/2

Académie des sciences (France).
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
Oct. 2, 182610x7-1/2

Paris, L.S.: Fourier. 1p.and add.,end. In French. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 10x7-1/2

Hassler, F. R. (Ferdinand Rudolph), 1770-1843.
F. R. Hassler to John Vaughan,
October 4, 18267 7/8" x 13"

New York, 2 pp., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Requests Mr. Vaughan to aid him in the sale of some of the books he has written.

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 13"

Gibson, William, 1788-1868.
W[illiam] Gibson to John Vaughan,
October 6, 18267 3/4" x 9 3/4"

----, 1 p., address and endorsements. A.L.S. Presents a copy of his essay to Mr. Vaughan; a duplicate to the A.P.S.

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

Maltitz, Franz Friedrich, Freiherr von.
Letter to George Ord
Oct. 6/18, 18267 1/4" x 9"

Washington, A.L.S. 2p. and end. and enc. - 2p. In French. Regarding the Society's letter of condolence on the death of of the Comte Nicholas de Romanzoff, Maltitz encloses an extract of a letter from Comte Serge de Romanzoff, dated July 23, 1826.

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

Rivinus, Edward Florens, 1802-1873.
Letter to the Secretary of the APS;
Oct. 6, 18268x5

Germantown, A.L.S. 1p. and end. Donates publications.

General physical description: 8x5

Société de géographie (France).
Letter to the President of the American philosophical society;
Oct. 10, 182610x8

Paris, L.S.: de LaRenaudière. 1p.and end. In French. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 10x8

United States. Surgeon-General's Office.
Letter to Z[accheus] Collins;
Oct. 14, 182610x8

Washington, L.S.: J. [J.?] Brereton. 1p. and end. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Collins, Zaccheus, 1764-1831.
Letter to [John] Vaughan;
Oct. 16, 18268x6-1/2

A.L.S. 1p. and add., end. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 8x6-1/2

Academia Real das Sciencias de Lisboa.
List of books sent to the A.P.S.;
Oct. 26, 182610x8

Lisbon, D.S.: Alexandre Antonio Vandelli. 3p. and end. In French. Enclosed originally in letter from J.Q. Perina to the A.P.S.; Dec. 6, 1827.

General physical description: 10x8

Lorich, Severin.
Letter to John Vaughan;
Nov. 3, 18268x5

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 1p. and add. and end. Donates book.

General physical description: 8x5

Linnean Society of London.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
Nov. 7, 18269x7-1/2

London, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J.E.Bicheno. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 9x7-1/2

Pedersen, Peder, 1774-1851.
P. Pedersen to J[ohn] Vaughan,
November 9, 18268" x 9 7/8"

Copenhagen, 2 pp. A.L.S. Will bring publications of Royal Society of Sciences [of Denmark] to A.P.S. next summer. Sends report on Mutual Instruction in Denmark.

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

Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures, and Commerce. (Great Britain).
Letter to the Secretary of the APS.
Nov. 10, 182610x8

London, L.S.: Arthur Aikin. 1p. and end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Société asiatique (Paris, France).
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Nov. 13, 182610x8, 5-1/2x8

Paris, A.L.S.: Eugene Burnouf. 1p.and end. In French. Thanks for publication. ----Translation. 1p.and end.

General physical description: 10x8, 5-1/2x8

Bath and West and Southern Counties Society.
Letter to William Vaughan;
Nov. 16, 18269x7-1/2

A.L.S.: B. Leigh Lye. 1p.and end. Thanks for APS publication.

General physical description: 9x7-1/2

Caravedossy de Moetz,.
Letter to Mr. Tilghman;
Nov. 17, 182610x8

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 1p. and add., end. In French. Forwards volume donated by the Turin Académie royale des sciences.

General physical description: 10x8

American Philosophical Society.
Report of the committee appointed to examine the model of Thomas' marine railway to the [Philadelphia] Chamber of Commerce,
December 2, 18267 7/8" x 9 3/4"

Philadelphia, 2 pp. and endorsement. D.S.: Tho[ma]s P. Cope and four others. " . . . the Marine Railway may be usefully employed in the Port of Philada . . . "

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

Royal Astronomical Society.
Letter to the Secretary of the APS;
Dec. 7, 182610x8

L.S.: W. S. Stratford. 1p. and end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Royal Society (Great Britain)..
Letter to the Secretary of the American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia
Dec. 8, 182611x8

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: John Geo. Children. 1p.and add: "in care of William Vaughan:, end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 11x8

Stockler, Francisco de Borja Garção.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
Dec. 12, 182610x8

Lisbon, A.L.S. 1p. and add., end. In French Forwards volume. For letter forwarding volume, see T.L.L. Brent to John Vaughan; Jan. 9, 1827.

General physical description: 10x8

Cass, Lewis, 1782-1866.
Lew[is] Cass to George Ord,
December 21, 18267 15/16" x 9 9/16"

Detroit, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges his election to membership in the American Philosophical Society.

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

Vaughan, John, 1756-1841.
Letter to Horace Binney
Dec. 21, 182611-3/4x8

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 3p.and add.,end. Contains also Binney's observation on the Magellanic fund; Dec. 22, 1826. Concerning the Magellanic fund and how it may be expended by the Society.

General physical description: 11-3/4x8

Binney, Horace, 1780-1875.
[Opinion regarding use of surplus-Magellanic fund by the American Philosophical Society],
December 22, 18268" x 10"

Philadelphia, 3 pp. D.S.: Hor[ace] Binney. Copy.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Texier de La Pommeraye, A. (Arnaud).
Letter to the Secretary of the APS;
Dec. 28, 18269-1/2x8

Philadelphia, L.S. 1p. and end. In French. Donates volume.

General physical description: 9-1/2x8

Livingston, Edward, 1764-1836.
Edw[ard] Livingston to John Vaughan,
December 31, 18267 7/8" x 9 3/4"

Washington, 1 p., address and endorsement. Encloses an order for the third code of his system of penal law, to be presented to the A.P.S. in his name.

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

Brent, Thomas L. L..
Letter to John Vaughan;
Jan. 9, 182710x8

Lisbon, L.S. 1p. and end. Forwards gift of Baron da Villa da Praia For the Baron's letter, see Da Villa da Praia to John Vaughan; Dec. 12, 1826.

General physical description: 10x8

Brent, Thomas L. L..
Letter to [the collector of the port of Philadelphia];
Jan. 10, 18278x5

Lisbon, A.L.S. 1p. and end. Forwards publications to Mr. Vaughan.

General physical description: 8x5

Société de géographie (France).
Letter to the President of the APS;
Jan. 10, 182710x8

Paris, L.S.: Jomard. 1p. and end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Accademia delle scienze di Torino..
Letter to George Ord
Jan.10, 182710x8

Turin, L.S.: Hyacinthe Carena. 2p. and end. In French. Forwards publications. Concerning J. Vaughan.

General physical description: 10x8

Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain).
Letter to George Ord;
Jan. 18, 18279x7-1/2

London, L.S.: Jos. Sabine. 1p. and end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 9x7-1/2

American Philosophical Society.
Sundries paid on account of the American Philosophical Society from
February 1, December 4, 18274 1/2" x 7 1/2"

1 p. and endorsement. D. Endorsed: John Vaughan Esquire. $4.75 for porterage, freight, and postage.

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

Gilpin, Henry D. (Henry Dilworth), 1801-1860.
H[enry] D. Gilpin to John Vaughan,
February 11, 18275" x 8"

----, 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Concerning books to be returned to the A.P.S. Presents two of his pamphlets to the library.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Ord, George, 1781-1866.
Letter to General Lafayette;
Feb. 23, 18277" x 9"

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 3p. The A.P.S. sends sympathy on the death of Charles Philibert, Count de Lasteyrie. Refers to Franklin and Jefferson. Presented by Arthur Bloch, Dec. 1936. FILM54-67 FRAME73 FILM199 FRAME763

General physical description: 7" x 9"

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on Dr. Edwin James' communication on the Menonomie Indians and their language;
Feb., 18279-3/4x7-1/2

[ca.]. D.S.: Peter S. DuPonceau, J.Mease and Ch.D.Meigs. Eor communication, see: James. Some account...; 1827 (970.1:J23).

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

Struve, Heinrich Christian Gottfried von, 1772-1851.
Letter to George Ord, Secretary of the A.P.S.;
March 9, 18278" x 10"

Hamburg, A.L. 1p. and add. and end. In French. (Damaged; signature cut off) Acknowledge election to membership in the Society.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures, and Commerce. (Great Britain).
Letter to the Secretary of the American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia
March 16, 182710x8

London, A.L.S.: Arthur Aikin. 1p.,end. Thanks for publication and forwards publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Hosack, David, 1769-1835.
D[avid] Hosack to John Vaughan,
April 2, 18277 7/8" x 9 5/8"

New York, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Presents to the A.P.S., in the name of the New York Historical Society: [William] Smith's History of New York.

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

Ord, George, 1781-1866 .
Letter to Nicholas Biddle
April 13, 1827 1.0 p.

Hall of the Society. APS Secretary Ord giving the thanks of the Society to Biddle for delivering the "Eulogium" for the late President of the Society Thomas Jefferson. Requests a copy of the eulogy from Biddle for publication. Extracted from APS minutes.

Provenance: M2004-19

American Philosophical Society.
Letter to Judge [Charles] Tait;
April 20, 18278" x 10"

Philadelphia, Printed L.S: George Ord, secretary. 1p. and add. Announcement of his election to membership in the Society. Presented by Mrs. James Woods, Nov.9,1908

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Poinsett, Joel Roberts, 1779-1851.
J[oel] R. Poinsett to George Ord,
April 20, 18278" x 9 7/8"

Corresponding secretary of the A.P.S., Mexico, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges his election to membership in the American Philosophical Society.

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

Tait, Charles, 1768-1835.
Letter to George Ord, Secretary of the A.P.S., Philadelphia;
April 23, 18279-3/4x8

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 1p.and add.,end. Acknowledges election to membership. Refers to Franklin, Rittenhouse and Jefferson. FILM 54-67,199 FRAME 74,764

General physical description: 9-3/4x8

Tait, Charles, 1768-1835.
C[harles] Tait to George Ord,
April 23, 18277 7/8" x 9 3/4"

Secretary of the A.P.S., Philadelphia, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.N.S. Encloses $10 in payment of membership dues in the A.P.S.

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

Pedersen, Peder, 1774-1851.
Letter to J[ohn] Vaughan, librarian to the A.P.S.;
April 28, 18279 1/4" x 9 1/4"

Copenhagen, A.L.S. 1p. and add. Sends a Report of the progress of mutual instruction in Denmark. Recommends a certain Mr. ----.

General physical description: 9 1/4" x 9 1/4"

American Philosophical Society.
Report on the donation of Prof. Rafn;
May 4, 182712-1/2x8

D.S.: S. Lorich. 4P. Cf. Minutes, p.567.

General physical description: 12-1/2x8

Burd, Edward Shippen, 1779-1848.
to E. S. Burd and B[enjamin] Chew
May 4, 18277 13/16" x 9 13/16"

to Peter S. DuPonceau and Clement C. Biddle, Philadelphia, 3 pp. and endorsement. L.S. The executors of the estate of William Tilghman express their thanks upon the receipt of the eulogium delivered before the A.P.S.

General physical description: 7 13/16" x 9 13/16"

Lea, Isaac, 1792-1886.
Isaac Lea to John Vaughan,
May 4, 18277 13/16" x 9 3/4"

Philadelphia, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.N.S. Presents some pamphlets to the A.P.S.

General physical description: 7 13/16" x 9 3/4"

Middleton, Henry, 1770-1846.
Letter to ---- ----;
May14/26, 18278" x 10"

St. Petersburgh, A.L.S. 1p and end. Forwards books from the Imperial society of naturalists at Moscow; and diploma for Thomas Say.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Clay, Henry, 1777-1852.
H[enry] Clay to John Vaughan, Librarian of A.P.S.,
May 26, 18277 1/2" x 9"

Department of State, Washington 1p. L.S. Will forward letter to Mr. Alexander H. Everett.

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

Hosack, David, 1769-1835.
D[avid] Hosack to John Vaughan,
May 31, 18277 7/8" x 9 3/4"

New York, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Will forward a copy of the "canal celebration" to the A.P.S. Encloses some pamphlets for Dr. [James] Mease.

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

Everett, Edward, 1794-1865.
Edward Everett to John Vaughan,
June 1, 18277 15/16" x 9 1/2"

Boston, 1 p., address and endorsements. A.L.S. Forwards such of his publications as are not already in the possession of the A.P.S.

General physical description: 7 15/16" x 9 1/2"

Silliman, Benjamin, 1779-1864.
B[enjamin] Silliman to John Vaughan,
June 1, 18277 15/16" x 9 7/8"

New Haven, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Forwards a complete set of the American Journal of Science to the A.P.S.

General physical description: 7 15/16" x 9 7/8"

Du Ponceau, Peter Stephen, 1760-1844.
Peter S. Du Ponceau to John Vaughan
June 5, 18277 3/4" x 9 7/8"

Philadelphia, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Suggests that Mr. Vaughan write to the British and Foreign Missionary Society for copies of the grammars of two African Languages, lately published.

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

Casado Giraldes, J. P. C. (Joaquim Pedro Cardozo).
Letter to the President of the APS;
June 10, 182710x8

Havre, A.L.S. 2p. and end. Donates volume.

General physical description: 10x8

Santarém, Manuel Francisco de Barros e Sousa, Visconde de, 1791-1856.
Letter to the Secretary of the APS;
June 11, 18279x7

Lisbon, L.S. 3p. and end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 9x7

Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain).
Letter to [John Vaughan];
June 14, 18279x7-1/2

L.S.: Jos. Sabine. 2p. and end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 9x7-1/2

The Author, Pseud..
Letter to John Vaughan;
June 16, 18278x5

Cambridge, Mass., L. 1p. and add., end. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 8x5

Académie des sciences (France).
Letter to the Secretary of the APS, Philadelphia;
June 16, 182710x8

Paris, Printed L. filled in in ms.S.: Fournier. 1p. and add., end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Académie des sciences (France).
Letter to the American philosophical society;
June 16, 182710x8

Paris, L. 1p., end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Society of Antiquaries of London.
Letter to the Secretary of the APS;
June 18, 18279x7-1/2

London, L.S.: Nich. Carlisle. 1p. and end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 9x7-1/2

Turpin, P. J. F. (Pierre Jean François), 1775-1840.
Letter to [John Vaughan];
June 23, 18279-1/2x7-1/2

Paris, A.L.S. 2p. and add., end. In French. Forwards publications.

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

Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860.
Rembrandt Peale to John Vaughan,
June 29, 18277 13/16" x 9 15/16"

Librarian of A.P.S., Philadelphia, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Donates lithographic portrait of George Washington to the A.P.S.

General physical description: 7 13/16" x 9 15/16"

Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain).
Letter to George Ord, Philadelphia;
July 3, 18279x7

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Jos.Sabine. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publication of Jefferson. FILM199 FRAME677

General physical description: 9x7

Virginia. Governor's council.
Authorization;
July 7, 182710x8

D. Copy. 1p. Donates map. Enclosed originally in letter from Böye to J.Vaughan; August 9, 1827.

General physical description: 10x8

Vaughan, William, 1752-1850.
W[illiam] Vaughan to John Vaughan
July 18, 18277 7/8" x 9 13/16"

London, 1 p., address and endorsements. A.L.S. Sends to the A.P.S.: designated Transactions of the Royal Society and of the Horticultural Society.

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 9 13/16"

Greenleaf, Anne P..
Anne P. Greenleaf to John Vaughan,
July 24, 18277 13/16" x 9 7/8"

Allentown, 1 p. and address. A.L.S. Will take the earliest opportunity of forwarding the portrait of [William] Tilghman to the A.P.S.

General physical description: 7 13/16" x 9 7/8"

Rush, James, 1786-1869.
James Rush to Clement C. Biddle,
August 2, 18278" x 9 7/8"

Secretary of the A.P.S., Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges receipt of notification of election to membership in the A.P.S.

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

Kilham, Hannah, 1774-1832.
Letter to William Vaughan;
Aug. 3, 18279x7-1/2

Tottenham, A.L.S. 4p., end. Regrets that she has none of her works which the APS has requested.

General physical description: 9x7-1/2

Vaughan, William, 1752-1850.
W[illia]m Vaughan to John Vaughan
August 6, 18277 3/4" x 9 13/16"

London, 3 pp., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Forwards some African and Polynesian vocabularies and grammars.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 13/16"

Böÿe, Herman.
Letter to John Vaughan;
Aug. 9, 182710x8

Philadelphia, ALS 1p. and add., end. Enc. Forwards map of Virginia. For enclosure, see Governor's council of Virginia. Authorization; July 7, 1827. (Prev. cataloged under Jean B. Böye)

General physical description: 10x8

Rush, James, 1786-1869.
James Rush to Clement C. Biddle,
August 12, 18277 7/8" x 9 7/8"

Secretary of the A.P.S., Philadelphia, 2pp. A.L.S. Resignation from membership in the American Philosophical Society.

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

Du Ponceau, Peter Stephen, 1760-1844.
P[eter] S. D[u Ponceau] to John Vaughan
August 22, 18277 3/4" x 9 7/8"

[Philadelphia], 3 pp., address and endorsement. A.D.I. Mr. DuPonceau's statement of his works and translations.

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

Keating, William Hypolitus, 1799-1840 .
Will[ia]m H. Keating to the American Philosophical Society
August 27, 18277 15/16" x 9 7/8"

Temascaltepec, Maxico, 1 p. and endorsements. A.L.S. Intends to remain a few years longer in Maxico; therefore resigns the secretaryship of the A.P.S.

General physical description: 7 15/16" x 9 7/8"

Vaughan, William, 1752-1850.
W[illiam] Vaughan to John Vaughan
September 6, 18277 7/8" x 9 3/4"

London, 2 pp., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Concerning the disposition of sets of the A.P.S. Transactions.

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

Lea, Isaac, 1792-1886.
Isaac Lea to the President of the A.P.S.,
September 7, 18277 9/16" x 9 5/8"

Philadelphia, 1 p. address and endorsement. A.L.S. Presents to the A.P.S., in the name of John Bywater, the latter's essay on electricity, together with a manuscript to be read before the Society.

General physical description: 7 9/16" x 9 5/8"

American Philosophical Society.
Report of the committee to whom was referred the memoir of Mr. John Bywater,
September 21, 18277 5/8" x 9 3/8"

on the physical changes of light, [Philadelphia], 1 p. and endorsement. D.S.: R[obert] M. Patterson, Franklin Bache, William Hembel, jr. Publication not recommended, as the paper consists of unsupported speculations.

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

Casado Giraldes, J. P. C. (Joaquim Pedro Cardozo).
Letter to George Ord, cor. sec. of the A.P.S.;
Sept. 30, 18278" x 9 3/4"

Harve, A.L.S. 1p. and end. Acknowledges election to membership. Sends Vol. 3 of his Treatise of geography and history.

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

Brown, James, 1766-1835.
James Brown to Clement C. Biddle,
October 6, 18277 5/8" x 10"

Secretary of the A.P.S., Paris, 1 p. and endorsements. A.L.S. Acknowledges the receipt of his certificate of membership in the A.P.S.

General physical description: 7 5/8" x 10"

Chew, Benjamin, 1758-1844.
B[enjamin] Chew, and E. S. Burd to Peter S. Du Ponceau and others
October 8, 18278" x 10"

Philadelphia, 3 pp. and endorsement. L.S. Transmit $200 bequest of the late William Tilghman to the A.P.S. Printed in full in Pro., XXII, pt. 3, 570.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

American Philosophical Society.
Minute concerning the bequest of the late William Tilghman,
October 19, 18277 1/4" x 9"

Hall of the Society, [Philadelphia], 1 p. A.D.S.: G[eorge] Ord. Purchased from Philadelphia Autograph Company, November, 1940. $1.00.

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

American Academy of Arts and Sciences..
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia
Oct. 22, 182710x8

Boston, A.L.S.: Edward Everett. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Du Ponceau, Peter Stephen, 1760-1844.
Letter to Benjamin Chew and Edward S. Burd, executors of the estate of William Tilghman
Oct. 22, 18278" x 10"

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 2p. Pertains to the Tilghman bequest to the A.P.S.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Anderson, Henry J. (Henry James), 1799-1875.
Henry James Anderson to John Vaughan,
October 30, 18277 7/8" x 9 1/8"

New York, 2pp., address and endorsements. A.L.S. Relative to his communication to the American Philosophical Society.

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 9 1/8"

Harvard University.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Nov. 1, 182710x8

Cambridge, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: John T. Kirkland and B. Peirce. 1p.and end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Lea, Isaac, 1792-1886.
Isaac Lea to R[obert] M. Patterson,
November 2, 18277 3/8" x 10 1/8"

Philadelphia, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.N.S. "With this I hand you the MSS. & drawings of my shells..."

General physical description: 7 3/8" x 10 1/8"

Webster, Noah, 1758-1843.
N[oah] Webster to George Ord
November 4, 18277 15/16" x 9 3/4"

Librarian of the A.P.S., New Haven, 1 p., address and endorsements. A.L.S. Acknowledges his election to membership in the American Philosophical Society.

General physical description: 7 15/16" x 9 3/4"

Adelung, Friedrich von, 1768-1843.
List of books presented to the American Philosophical Society by his excellency,
November 5, 18278" x 9 3/4"

Frederick Adelung, of St. Petersburg, . . . through the hands of Peter S. Duponseau . . . Philadelphia, 2 pp. endorsement. D.

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

Everett, Edward, 1794-1865.
Edward Everett to John Vaughan,
November 5, 18277 7/8" x 9 3/4"

Boston, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Will bring a packet containing a part of the Flora Batava to the A.P.S. Wishes to get a table of contents for vol. II of the Flora Batava.

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

Dalman, Johan Wilhelm, 1787-1828.
J[ohn] W[ilhelm] Dalman to G[eorge] Ord,
November 6, 18277 1/2" x 9"

Secretary of the A.P.S., Stockholm, 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. (In French.) Acknowledges his election to membership in the American Philosophical Society.

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

Linnean Society of London.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Nov. 6, 18279x7-1/2

London, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J.E.Bicheno. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publications, one of which is on Jefferson. FILM199 FRAME679

General physical description: 9x7-1/2

Clinton, D. (DeWitt).
DeWitt Clinton to John Vaughan,
November 8, 18277 7/8" x 9"

New York, 1 p. A.L.S. Subscribes to A. P. S. Transactions.

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

Emerson, G. (Gouverneur), 1796-1874.
Gouverneur Emerson to John Vaughan,
November 8, 18277 7/8" x 9 11/16"

Philadelphia, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.N. in 3d.per. Presents a pamphlet to the A.P.S.

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 9 11/16"

Royal Astronomical Society.
Letter to William Vaughan;
Nov. 9, 182710x8

A.L.S.: W.S.Stratford. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for eulogism on Jefferson. donated by the APS. FILM199 FRAME676

General physical description: 10x8

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on N[icholas] M[arcellus] Hentz's paper on insects of North America;
Nov. 16, 18275x7-1/2

Philadelphia, D.S.: R.Harlan, Zaccheus Collins and James Mease. 1p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.571. Printed: APS Transactions, n.s., III, 253 ff.

General physical description: 5x7-1/2

Académie des sciences (France).
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Nov. 26, 182710x8

Paris, L.S.: Cuvier. 1p.and add.,end. In French. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Asiatic Society of Bengal.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
Nov. 27, 18279x7

Calcutta, L.S.: H. H. Wilson. 3p. and add., end. Thanks for APS publications. Presents volume. Mentions T.Jefferson. FILM 199 FRAME425

General physical description: 9x7

Barbour, James, 1775-1842.
Letter to P.S. DuPonceau;
Dec. 1, 18278" x 9 3/4"

Washington, L.S. 2p. Acknowledges aborigine grammar sent by the A.P.S.

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

London Institution.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Dec. 1, 18279x7

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Wm. Maltby. 1p.and end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 9x7

Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain).
Letter to G[eorge] Ord;
Dec. 4, 18278x7

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Jos.Sabine. 1p.and end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 8x7

Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain).
Letter to George Ord, Philadelphia;
Dec. 5, 18279x7-1/2

A.L.S.: Jos. Sabine, 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 9x7-1/2

Perina, Joaquin Barroyo.
Letter to the A.P.S.;
Dec. 6, 182710x8

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 1p. and end. Enc. Forwards publications. For enclosure, see Lisbon.academia real das sciencias. List of books... Oct.26,1826.

General physical description: 10x8

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on Charles Pickering's paper on plant distribution;
Dec. 6, 18279-1/2x8

D.S.: Richard Harlan, J. Mease and Zaccheu Collins. 1p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.572. Printed: APS Transactions, n.s., III, 274 ff.

General physical description: 9-1/2x8

Netherlands. Crown.
Inscription to the A.P.S.;
Dec. 7, 18279-1/2x8

[received] D. 1p. and end. In French. Gift of volume.

General physical description: 9-1/2x8

Society of Antiquaries of London.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Dec. 7, 182710x8

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Nich[ola]s Carlisle. 1p.and add.,"by favour of Wm. Vaughan", end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Geological Society of London.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Dec. 12, 18278x5

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Rod. E. Murchison. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 8x5

Royal Society (Great Britain)..
Letter to the American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia
Dec. 13, 182713x8

London, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Thomas Young 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publications, one of which is eulogism on Jefferson. FILM199 FRAME678

General physical description: 13x8

Vaughan, William, 1752-1850.
W[illia]m Vaughan to John [Vaughan]
December 18, 18277 3/4" x 9 7/8"

London, 1 p. and endorsement. L.S. Sends to the A.P.S.: Royal Society of London, Transactions, 1827, pt. 2.

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

American Philosophical Society. Historical and literary committee.
Resolutions of the historical and literary committee regarding the draught of a memorial to the state legislature,
December 20, 18277 5/8" x 12 1/2"

Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsements. Dr. D.S. : James Mease. Requesting financial aid of the state legislature.

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

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on the memoir of Dr. [Charles Delucena] Meigs on bones;
Dec. 21, 182710x8

[read] D.S.: R.M.Patterson, Sam, Brown, and Nath. A. Ware. 4p. end. cf. Minutes, p.572. Printed: APS Transactions, n.s., III, 285ff.

General physical description: 10x8

Royal Society of Edinburgh.
Letter to [William] Vaughan, London;
Dec. 28, 182710x8

A.L.S.: John Robinson. 1p. Thanks for APS publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Society of Antiquaries of Scotland.
Letter to W[illiam] Vaughan, London;
Dec. 29, 182710x8

Edinburgh, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: W.A. Drummond-Hay. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for APS publication.

General physical description: 10x8

American Philosophical Society..
Symbolic Account of the migration of the Aztec
1827 

Symbolic Account of the Aztec migration. Includes Codice Boturini. Ink sketches, 18' 7" x 8". Freeman guide, 443

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on Rafn's letter for the society of northern antiquities;
Oct., 18288x6-1/2

[ca.] D. 4p. Cf. Minutes, p.585.

General physical description: 8x6-1/2

Adelung, Friedrich von, 1768-1843.
[Frederick] Adelung to ----, ----,
December, 18288" x 9 15/16"

2 pp. and endorsement. Translated copy of L. Is sending "a little package of Books" to the A.P.S. Calls attention to works upon Russa. See Pro., XXII, pt. 3, 587.

General physical description: 8" x 9 15/16"

Du Ponceau, Peter Stephen, 1760-1844.
P[eter] S. Du Ponceau to John Vaughan
January 3, 18287 7/8" x 9 3/4"

Philadelphia, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Sends to the A.P.S. a number of books from Joseph von Hammer-Purgstall and Jules Klaproth. FILM403 FRAME 105

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

Accademia delle scienze di Torino..
Royal Academy of Sciences of Turin to P[eter] S. Du Ponceau
January 3, 18287 15/16" x 9 13/16"

Philadelphia, 1p., address and endorsement. L.S. (In French.) Presents to the A.P.S.: Transactions, XXX and XXXI.

General physical description: 7 15/16" x 9 13/16"

Wilson, James Patriot, 1769-1830.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
[Jan. 4], 18285x8

L. in 3rd.P. 1p. Does not wish to pay APS dues. Cf. Minutes, p.574.

General physical description: 5x8

Du Ponceau, Peter Stephen, 1760-1844.
Peter S. Du Ponceau to James Mease and others
January 4, 18287 15/16" x 9 3/4"

Philadelphia, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges his election to the presidency of the American Philosophical Society.

General physical description: 7 15/16" x 9 3/4"

Anonymous.
Anonymous memorandum or letter to the A.P.S..
1828 January 4 

Note regarding James P. Wilson's membership and dues. Sounds discrediting.

Meredith, William M. (William Morris), 1799-1873.
W. M. Meredith to John Vaughan,
January 6, 18287 7/8" x 9 13/16"

Harrisburg, 1p. and address. A.L.S. "I shall wait for your instructions in regard to presenting the Petition for aid to the Am. Philos. Society."

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 9 13/16"

Akademie der Wissenschaften in Göttingen.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
Jan. 10, 182810x8

Göttingen, A.L.S. Jno. Frd. Blumenbach. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for Publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Meredith, William M. (William Morris), 1799-1873.
W. M. Meredith to John Vaughan,
January 12, 18287 7/8" x 9 7/8"

Harrisburg, 1p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. "I must beg that you will without delay inform me whether" to present the petition of the A.P.S. or not.

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

Anderson, Henry J. (Henry James), 1799-1875.
Henry J[ames] Anderson to Jno. Vaughan,
January 14, 18287 7/8" x 9 1/2"

Librarian to the A.P.S., New York, 4 pp., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Wishes to revise certain passages in his maunscript before printing. Suicide of Oliver Kane.

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 9 1/2"

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on [Henry James] Anderson's paper;
Jan. 18, 18285-1/2x8

D.S.: R.M.Patterson, Robt. Adrian and E. Nulty. 1p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.575. Printed: APS Transactions, n.s., III, 315 ff.

General physical description: 5-1/2x8

American Fire Insurance Company (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Insurance policy issued to the APS for $6,000 on its books, apparatus, and museum specimens;
Jan. 18, 182810 1/2" x 16 3/4"

Printed D. filled in in ms.4p. Renewals for 1829-1832. Contains engraving by W. Kneass depicting fire fighting apparatus.

General physical description: 10 1/2" x 16 3/4"

Du Ponceau, Peter Stephen, 1760-1844.
President's address to the American Philosophical Society
January 18, 182812 3/8" x 7 15/16"

[Philadelphia], 6 pp. and endorsement. Dr.D.

General physical description: 12 3/8" x 7 15/16"

Kirckhoff, Chevalier de.
Letter to [John Vaughan];
Jan. 19, 18289x8

Anvers, A.L.S. 1p. and end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 9x8

Kirckhoff, Chevalier de.
Chevalier de Kirckhoff to ----,
January 19, 18287 15/16" x 9 1/16"

Anvers, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. (In French.) Sends to [the A.P.S.] him memoirs upon benevolent societies in the Netherlands.

General physical description: 7 15/16" x 9 1/16"

Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures, and Commerce. (Great Britain).
Letter to the Secretary of the APS.
Jan. 19, 182810x8

London, L.S.: Arthur Aikin. 1p. Forwards publication and thanks for the APS publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Salazar, José María, 1785-1828.
Letter to George Ord, Secretary of the A.P.S.;
January 22, 18288" x 9 3/4"

A.L.S. 1p. and add. and end. Acknowledges election to membership in the Society.

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

Evans, John C..
John C. Evans. Report of survey of building belonging to the American Philosophical Society for purpose of insurance.
January 28, 18289 3/8" x 10 1/2"

[Philadelphia], 1 p. and endorsement. D.S.: John C. Evans. Insurance, $4,000. Premium, $100.

General physical description: 9 3/8" x 10 1/2"

American Philosophical Society.
Report of the Board of Officers [to the American Philosophical Society] upon the address of the President,
February 8, 18287 7/8" x 9 3/4"

[Philadelphia], 1 p. D.S.: J[ohn] K. Kane.

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

Society of Antiquaries of London.
Letter to the American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia;
Feb. 8, 182810x8

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Nich[ola]s Carlisle. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Royal Society (Great Britain)..
Letter to the A.P.S.
1828 February 11 

Acknowledgment of receipt of vol. 3, part 1, N.S. of the Transactions, as well as a eulogy for Dr. Tilghman by Peter S. Duponceau.

Shuckman, V..
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
Feb. 12, 182810-1/2x9

Berlin, L.S. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for APS publications and forwards some. FILM 403 FRAME 146

General physical description: 10-1/2x9

Anderson, Henry J. (Henry James), 1799-1875.
Henry James Anderson to John Vaughan,
February 13, 18287 15/16" x 9 1/2"

Librarian of the A.P.S., New York, 2 pp. and address. A.L.S. Concerning the type for printing his article.

General physical description: 7 15/16" x 9 1/2"

Evans, John C..
Copy of the John Evans Report of survey of building belonging to the American Philosophical Society for purpose of insurance.
February 14, 1828 

Copy of the earlier February 14, 1828 report, together with an insurance policy from the Philadelphia Contributorship for Insurance of Houses from Fire. Dated September 30, 1949.

Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858.
Henry S. Tanner to John Vaughan,
February 14, 18287 7/8" x 9 3/4"

Librarian of the A.P.S., Philadelphia, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Presents to the A.P.S. a copy of the Pennsylvania state map. FILM 403 FRAME 24

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

Shaler, William, 1778?-1833.
W[illia]m Shaler to George Ord,
February 15, 18287 3/4" x 9 13/16"

Secretary to the A.P.S., Consulate of the U. S., Algiers, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges his election to membership in the American Philosophical Society.

General physical description: 7 3/4" x 9 13/16"

American Fire Insurance Company (Philadelphia, Pa.).
Insurance policy issued to the APS for $4,000 on its building;
Feb. 18, 182810 1/2" x 16 3/4"

Printed D. filled in in ms. 4p. Contains engraving by W. Kneass depicting fire fighting apparatus.

General physical description: 10 1/2" x 16 3/4"

Linnean Society of London.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Feb. 18, 18289x7

London, 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 9x7

Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain).
Letter to George Ord;
Feb. 19, 18289x7

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Jos.Sabine. 1p.and end. Thanks for publications.

General physical description: 9x7

Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain).
Letter to George Ord, Philadelphia;
Feb. 23, 18289x7

A.L.S.: Jos. Sabine. 2p.and add.,end. by W.Vaughan. Have complete set of APS publications.

General physical description: 9x7

Everett, Alexander Hill, 1790-1847.
A[lexander] H. Everett to John Vaughan,
February 28, 18287 7/8" x 9 7/8"

Madrid, 2 pp. A.L.S. Has purchased for the A.P.S., for $8, the printed Letters of Cortes.

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

Littell, Eliakim, 1797-1870.
E. Littell to John Vaughan, [Philadelphia],
March 6, 18284 15/16" x 7 13/16"

1 p. and endorsement. A.N.S. In the name of Stephen Elliott, presents to the A.P.S. the first number of the Southern Review.

General physical description: 4 15/16" x 7 13/16"

Society of Antiquaries of Scotland.
Letter to William Vaughan, London;
March 12, 182810x8

Edinburgh, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: W.A.Drummond-Hay. 2p. Thanks for APS publication. Will complete the publications given to the APS if any are lacking.

General physical description: 10x8

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on G[eorge] Ord's paper on birds;
March 21, 182810x8

D.S.: S. George Morton, Charles Pickering, and Richard Harlan. 2p.,end. Cf. Minutes, p.579. Printed: APS Transactions, n.s., III, 292 ff.

General physical description: 10x8

Académie des inscriptions & belles-lettres (France).
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
March 29, 182810x8

Paris, L.S.: Dacier. 1p. and add., end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Académie des sciences (France).
Letter to the Secretary of the A.P.S., Philadelphia;
March 29, 182810x8

Paris, Printed L. filled in in ms. S.: Cuvier. 1p. and add. In French. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 10x8

American Philosophical Society.
Report of the committee on Dr. [Richard] Harlan's paper on the rattlesnake,
April 4, 18287 3/4" x 9 7/8"

[Philadelphia], 1 p. and endorsement. D.S.: Charles Pickering, B. H. Coates, G[eorge] Ord. Publication in Transactions recommended.

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

Brent, Daniel, 1774-1841.
Daniel Brent to John Vaughan,
April 11, 18287 7/8" x 9 7/8"

Secretary to the A.P.S., Department of State, Washington, 1p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Is sending to the A.P.S. designated congressional documents.

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

Royal Irish Academy.
Letter to W[illiam] Vaughan;
April 14, 18289x7-1/2

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J.H.Singer. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for APS publication.

General physical description: 9x7-1/2

Anderson, Henry J. (Henry James), 1799-1875.
Henry J[ames] Anderson to John Vaughan,
April 21, 18287 13/16" x 9 1/2"

Librarian of the A.P.S., New York, 1p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges the receipt of his certificate of membership in the A.P.S.

General physical description: 7 13/16" x 9 1/2"

Zollickoffer, William, 1793-1853.
William Zollickoffer to the Secretary of the A.P.S.,
April 27, 18284 15/16" x 7 5/8"

Baltimore, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Wishes to know whether his Materia Medica of the United States was received by the A.P.S. If not, will forward another copy.

General physical description: 4 15/16" x 7 5/8"

Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, Marquis de, 1757-1834.
Letter to Peter Du Ponceau
April 30, 18288 1/2" x 13"

Paris, Typewritten copy of L. 1p. In French. Accompanied by translation. Introduces Henry Ternaux; asks that he be presented to the Philosophical society. Presented by J. Bennett Nolan.

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

Jones, Edward.
Edward Jones to John Vaughan,
May 1, 18287 13/16" x 9 9/16"

Washington, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Assures Mr. Vaughan that custom house rules as to books are to be given "the most liberal interpretation of which the law is susceptible."

General physical description: 7 13/16" x 9 9/16"

Brent, Daniel, 1774-1841.
Daniel Brent to John Vaughan,
May 14, 18287 7/8" x 9 15/16"

Librarian to the A.P.S., Department of State, Washington, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Will send to the A.P.S. a set of the Secret Journals of Congress.

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 9 15/16"

Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain).
[Royal] Horticultural Society to George Ord,
May 19, 18287 1/2" x 8 15/16"

[London], 1 p. and endorsement. L..S.: J[oh]n Sabine, Secretary. Presents to the A.P.S.: Transactions, VII, pt. 2.

General physical description: 7 1/2" x 8 15/16"

Sergeant, John, 1747-1824.
John Sergeant to John Vaughan,
May 19, 18287 3/4" x 9 7/8"

Washington, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Will supply the A.P.S. with a copy of the work son silk worms if the secretary of the treasury fails to do so.

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

Rafn, Carl Christian, 1795-1864.
C. C. Rafn to the American Philosophical Society,
May 27, 18287 3/4" x 9 9/16"

Copenhagen, 6 pp. A.L.S. Details concerning his work on the pre-Columbian history of North America. Encloses copies of the chief works of the Royal Northern Society of Antiquaries for the years 1825-1827.

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

Nirderstitter,.
Letter to [John Vaughan];
June 2, 182810x8

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 2p. and end. In French. Forwards volumes from Berlin.

General physical description: 10x8

Marsden, William, 1754-1836.
W[illia]m Marsden to the Secretary of the A.P.S.,
June 11, 18287 1/4" x 8 7/8"

London, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Presents to the A.P.S.: a set of his published works, bound in five volumes. Titles enumerated.

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

Rafn, Carl Christian, 1795-1864.
C. C. Rafn to [Peter S.] DuPonceau, President of the A.P.S.,
June 12, 18288 1/2" x 10"

Copenhagen, 1 p. A.L.S. Forwards information concerning the Royal Northern Society of Antiquaries.

General physical description: 8 1/2" x 10"

Society of Antiquaries of Scotland.
Society of Antiquaries of Scotland to the Secretary of the A.P.S.,
June 17, 18288" x 9 3/4"

Edinburgh, 1p. and endorsement. A.L.S.: E. W. Drummond-Hay, Secretary. Is forwarding to the A.P.S. a series of publications of the Society of Antiquaries "from its Institution to the present time. . . "

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

Thornely, Thomas.
Tho[mas] Thornely to John Vaughan,
June 19, 18284 1/2" x 7 1/4"

Liverpool, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.N.S. Presents to the A.P.S.: a "companion to the Almance..."

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

Anderson, Henry J. (Henry James), 1799-1875.
Henry James Anderson to ----,
June 26, 18287 5/8" x 9 3/4"

New York, 2pp. A.L.S. With regard to revision of format [of A.P.S. Transactions?].

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

Dantas, José Maria Dantas, 1772-1836.
Letter to ---- ----;
June 29, 18287" x 8 3/4"

A.L.S. 1p. and end. In French. Acknowledges receipt of certificate of membership in the American philosophical society.

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

Gilpin, Joseph.
Jos[eph] Gilpin to John Vaughan,
June 30, 18288" x 9 3/4"

Kentmere, 3 pp., address and endorsement. L.S. Copy. Regarding "Mr. Preston of England's intended bequest of his Library to the philadelphia Library."

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

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on the article on birds by C.L.Bonaparte;
July 18, 182810x8

D.S.: George Ord, Charles Pickering, and Richd. Harlan. 3p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.582. Printed: APS Transactions, n.s., III, 383 ff.

General physical description: 10x8

Tidyman, Philip.
Philip Tidyman to the President and members of the A.P.S.,
August 5, 18287 7/8" x 9 3/4"

German Town, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Presents to the A.P.S., in the name of Duke Bernard of Saxe-Weimar; the latter's Travels in the United States. FILM403 FRAME124

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

American Philosophical Society.
Letter to Baron von Schuckmann;
Aug. 22, 182813x8

Philadelphia, L.S.: Peter S. DuPonceau. 2p.and end. Cf. Minutes, pp.582-583. FILM 403 FRAME 147

General physical description: 13x8

Ticknor, George, 1791-1871.
Geo[rge] Ticknor to John Vaughan, Boston,
August 23, 18287 3/8" x 8 15/16"

1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges the receipt of his diploma of membership in the A.P.S.

General physical description: 7 3/8" x 8 15/16"

Du Ponceau, Peter Stephen, 1760-1844.
Letter to John Vaughan
Sept. 7, 18288x5

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 1p. and add. and end. Concerning donations from the Académie des sciences of the institut de France.

General physical description: 8x5

Pereira de Azambuja, Jacob Frederico Torlade, 1788-1847.
Letter to the Secretary of the A.P.S.;
Sept. 10, 182810x8

Washington, A.L.S. 1p. and end. In French. Forwards publications from the Lisbon academia real das sciencias.

General physical description: 10x8

Santarém, Manuel Francisco de Barros e Sousa, Visconde de, 1791-1856.
Letter to the Secretary of the A.P.S.
1828 September 10 
Casado Giraldes, J. P. C. (Joaquim Pedro Cardozo).
Letter to the Secretary of the A.P.S.;
Sept. 15, 182810x8

Havre, A.L.S. 2p. and add., end. Forwards publications and makes inquiries of U.S. geography.

General physical description: 10x8

Société de géographie (France).
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Sept. 16, 182810x8

Paris, L.S.: Girard. 1p.and end. In French. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Ticknor, George, 1791-1871.
George Ticknor to John K. Kane,
September 21, 18287 5/16" x 8 15/16"

Secretary of the A.P.S., Boston, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges his election to membership in the American Philosophical Society.

General physical description: 7 5/16" x 8 15/16"

Anderson, Henry J. (Henry James), 1799-1875.
Henry J[ame]s Anderson to John Vaughan,
September 27, 18287 15/16" x 9 7/8"

Librarian of the A.P.S., New York, 2 pp. and address. A.L.S. Acknowledges the receipt of a letter containing bill of lading for the books. "The type which I have sent on can be retained for the use of the Society . . ."

General physical description: 7 15/16" x 9 7/8"

Pedersen, Peder, 1774-1851.
P. Pedersen to John Vaughan,
October 10, 18287 5/8" x 11 13/16"

Librarian to the A.P.S., Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Presents a number of books and prints to the A.P.S., in the name of the King of Denmark.

General physical description: 7 5/8" x 11 13/16"

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on paper on insects by [Nicholas Marcellus] Hentz;
Oct. 17, 182810x8

D.S.: Charles Pickering, Richd. Harlan and Zaccheus Collins. 1p.and end. Cf, Minutes, p.585. Printed: APS Transactions, n.s., III, 458 ff.

General physical description: 10x8

American Academy of Arts and Sciences..
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia
Oct. 18, 182810x8

Boston, A.L.S.: E.Everett. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publications.

General physical description: 10x8

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on paper by Graberg de Hemsoe [sic] on Arabic dialect;
Oct. 18, 182810x8

Philadelphia, D.S.: Peter S. DuPonceau, Zaccheus Collins, and Jos.Hopkinson. 2p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.585.

General physical description: 10x8

New-York Historical Society.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
Oct. 31, 182810x8

New York, A.L.S.: Jno.Delafield, jr. 1p.and add., end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 10x8

American Philosophical Society..
Report of committee on Rafn's letter from the antiquarian society of northern antiqities.
1828 ca. October 

The A.P.S. committee reporting on Rafn's letter recommends purchase of two copies of the publications of the Icelandic Antiquarian Society at Copenhagen that Mr. Rafn informed them about, once they are published. The committee also recommends their promotion to other American literary societies, as well as monies to help them subscribe to the publications.

Real Academia de la Historia.
Letter to John Vaughan;
Nov. 6, 18288x5

L.S.: F. de P. Quadrado. 2p., end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 8x5

Quadrado y de Roó, Francisco de Paula.
Letter to the APS;
Nov. 6, 182810x8

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 2p.,end. In Spanish. Forwards publications of the royal historical society of Spain.

General physical description: 10x8

Gallatin, Albert, 1761-1849.
Albert Gallatin to John Vaughan,
November 7, 18288" x 10"

Washington, 3 pp. Regarding maps wanted by the Department of State in connection with diplomatic negotiations with England.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Renwick, James, 1792-1863.
Ja[me]s Renwick to J[ohn] K. Kane,
November 8, 18287 7/8" x 9 3/4"

Secretary of the A.P.S., Columbia College, New York, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges his election to membership in the American Philosophical Society.

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

Brown, James, 1766-1835.
James Brown to P[eter] S. DuPonceau,
November 12, 18288" x 10"

Paris, 1 p. and endorsement. 8" x 10" A.L.S. Sends to the A.P.S. a work presented by the author.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

American Philosophical Society.
American Philosophical Society to Samuel Brown,
November 21, 18288" x 9 7/8"

Philadelphia, 1 p. and address. D.S.: Franklin Beache, Secretary. Returns thanks for pamphlet, Séance publique annuelle des quatre academies, 1828.

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

Geological Society of London.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
Nov. 21, 182813-1/2x8-1/2

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Rod.I. Murchison. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publication.

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

Society of Antiquaries of London.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Nov. 21, 182810x8

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Nich[ola]s Carlisle. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Gallatin, Albert, 1761-1849.
Albert Gallatin to John Vaughan,
November 22, 18287 3/4" x 10"

Washington, 1 p., address and endorsements. A.L.S. Acknowledges the receipt of letter of the 16th., and nineteen maps mentioned therein.

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

Anderson, Henry J. (Henry James), 1799-1875.
Henry Ja[me]s Anderson to John Vaughan,
November 30, 18287 7/8" x 9 15/16"

Librarian of the A.P.S., New York, 2 pp. and address. A.L.S. Safe arrival of books (i.e., A.P.S. Transactions) and deposit thereof with Carvill and Company. Expects little or no sale.

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 9 15/16"

Linnean Society of London.
Letter to George Ord, Philadelphia;
Dec. 2, 18289x7-1/2

London, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: J.E.Bicheno. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for APS publication.

General physical description: 9x7-1/2

Royal Horticultural Society (Great Britain).
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Dec. 2, 18289x7-1/2

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Jos.Sabine. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 9x7-1/2

Royal Society of Edinburgh.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
Dec. 4, 182810x8

Edinburgh, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: John Robinson. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 10x8

American Philosophical Society.
Report of the building committee regarding arrangement with Athenaeum about north basement room,
December 5, 18286 1/2" x 6 1/2"

[Philadelphia], 1 p. and endorsement. D.S.: J[oh]n Vaughan, J[ohn] K. Kane, W[illia]m Strickland.

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

Vaughan, William, 1752-1850.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia
Dec. 5, 182810x8

London, A.L.S.with initials. 2p.and add.,end. Praise of science.

General physical description: 10x8

Royal Astronomical Society.
Letter to the Librarian of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Dec. 12, 18288x5

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: W. S. Stratford. 1p.and add.and end. Thanks for APS publication forwarded by W.Vaughan.

General physical description: 8x5

Adelung, Friedrich von, 1768-1843.
List of books presented by Frederick Adelung to the American Philosophical Society,
December 19, 18287 7/8" x 12 7/8"

[Philadelphia], 4 pp. and endorsement. D. See Pro., XXII, pt. 3, 587.

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

Académie des sciences (France).
Letter to J[oh]n Vaughan, Philadelphia;
Dec. 19, 182810x8

Paris, L.S. Cuvier. 1p.and add.,end. In French Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Du Ponceau, Peter Stephen, 1760-1844.
Letter to John Vaughan
Dec. 20, 182810x8

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 1p.and add.,end. Suggests using Franklin's head on new seal for the Society. See Minutes, p.587. FILM54-67 FRAME 76

General physical description: 10x8

Royal Society of Edinburgh.
Letter to John Vaughan, librarian of the A.P.S.;
Dec. 24, 18288" x 10"

A(?) .L.S: John Robison, secretary. 1p. and end. Calls attention to the Keith biennial prize medal offered by the Council of the Society.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Vaughan, John, 1756-1841.
Letter to the president or secretary of the Asiatic society of Calcutta
Dec. 29, 18288" x 9 3/4"

Philadelphia, Letterpress c. of L. 1p. Sends APS Transactions for their library.

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

Adelung, Friedrich von, 1768-1843.
Letter to
1828 December 

Letter expressing his gratitude and says he is sending a little package of books to the A.P.S., and calls attention to the works on Russia.

American Philosophical Society..
Announcement of the Transactions, vol. III, part 2, new series
1828 

See Oversize Box

Belton, Samuel.
Sam[uel] Belton to John Vaughan,
January 1, 18297 3/4" x 9 5/8"

German town, 2 pp., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Returns thanks for his election to membership in the A.P.S.

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

American Philosophical Society.
Engagement to sup together on the sixtieth anniv[ersar]y of the [Amercian Philosophical] Society,
January 2, 18298" x 9 7/8"

[Philadelphia], 2 pp. and endorsement. D.S. Of value for autographs.

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

Gallatin, Albert, 1761-1849.
Albert Gallatin to John Vaughan,
January 2, 18298" x 9 7/8"

Philadelphia, 2 pp. A.L.S. Returns designated maps, which have not been used, together with receipts therefor.

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

Royal Society (Great Britain)..
Letter to the American Philosophical Society, Philadelphia
Jan. 3, 182912-1/2x8

London, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Thomas Young. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 12-1/2x8

Vaughan, John, 1756-1841.
J[oh]n Vaughan to Tho[ma]s P. Jones
January 22, 18297 3/4" x 12 1/2"

Philadelphia, 1 p. A.L.S. Acknowledges the receipt of documents upon the raising of silk worms. Encloses list of deficiencies in A.P.S. set of public documents since 1817.

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

Ord, George, 1781-1866.
Invoice of books purchased by order of John Vaughan, Librarian of the A.P.S.,
January 29, 18297 15/16" x 9 7/8"

...Paris, 4 pp. and endorsement. A.D.Signed: George Ord. Books purchased in Paris by Mr. Ord. Value, 886 franc, 95 sous. Invoice enclosed in Ord to Vaughan, 1-29-1829.

General physical description: 7 15/16" x 9 7/8"

Ord, George, 1781-1866.
G[eorge] Ord to John Vaughan, Librarian of A.P.S.,
January 29, 18298" x 10"

Paris, 4 pp. and address. A.L.S. With regard to books purchased in Paris for the library of the A.P.S.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Tidyman, Philip.
Philip Tidyman to John Vaughan,
January 30, 18297 3/4" x 9 3/8"

Charleston, 1 p., address and endorsement. Donates to the A.P.S. a number of books, listed herein.

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

Cooper, William, 1798?-1864.
Letter to John Vaughan
January 31, 18299-3/4x8

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 2p.and add.,end. Concerning bones of megalonyx owned by Dorfeuille and hopes the APS will get them Refers to Jefferson. For printed description of these bones, see: Journal.Acad.of Nat.Sci,Vol.VI,p.269. FILM199 FRAME 765

General physical description: 9-3/4x8

De Lancey, William Heathcote, 1797-1865.
W. H. DeLancey to F[ranklin] Bache,
February 6, 18297 15/16" x 9 13/16"

Secretary of the A.P.S., ----, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges his election to membership in the A.P.S. Emcloses $15 in payment of dues.

General physical description: 7 15/16" x 9 13/16"

Pedersen, Peder, 1774-1851.
P. Pedersen to J[ohn] Vaughan,
February 6, 18294 15/16" x 7 7/8"

[Philadelphia], 2 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Donates small Russian coin to the A.P.S. Work of C. C. Rafn on North American antiquities.

General physical description: 4 15/16" x 7 7/8"

Ord, George, 1781-1866.
G[eorge] Ord to John Vaughan, Librarian of A.P.S.,
February 11, 18298" x 10"

Paris, 3 pp. and address. A.L.S. Concerning books, to the value of 178 francs, 75 sous, purchased for himself but forwarded to the A.P.S. and included in their account.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Ord, George, 1781-1866.
G[eorge] Ord to John Vaughan,
February 12, 18298" x 10"

Paris, 2 pp., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Case of books shipped to A.P.S. on board the Francois I. Invoice of 1,065 francs, 70 Sous.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Fischer von Waldheim, Gotthelf, 1771-1853.
Letter to ----;
Feb. 28, 18298" x 10"

Moscow, A.L.S. 1p. and end. A.L.S. In French Donations for the Society.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

American Philosophical Society.
Invoice of books purchased in Paris for the American Philosophical Society. Total of 886 francs, 95 sous.
February, 18298 5/8" x 13 3/8"

and shipped on the Francois I in By George Ord. 4 pp. D. Books valued at 886 francs, 95 sous.

General physical description: 8 5/8" x 13 3/8"

American Philosophical Society.
Books sent to [American] Phil[osophical] Society [from Paris],
February-June, 1829-18314 7/8" x 6 5/8"

1 p. and endorsement. D. Value: 1,176 francs, 90 sous, calculated as $227.42.

General physical description: 4 7/8" x 6 5/8"

Bustamenti, Jose Maria, Don.
Letter to J.R. Poinsett
1829 March 3 

Bustamenti acknowledges his election to the A.P.S..

Agricultural & Horticultural Society of India.
Letter to the Secretary of the A.P.S.;
March 4, 18299x7

Calcutta, L.S.: W. Carey. 1p. and add., end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 9x7

Everett, Alexander Hill, 1790-1847.
A[lexander] H. Everett to John Vaughan,
March 5, 18297 15/16" x 9 7/8"

Madrid, 3 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Royal Academy of History of Madrid wishes to renew correspondence with the A.P.S. and has sent a parcel containing its Transactions and other publications.

General physical description: 7 15/16" x 9 7/8"

Ord, George, 1781-1866.
G[eorge] Ord to John Vaughan, Librarian of A.P.S.,
March 5, 18295" x 8"

Paris, 2 pp. and address. A.L.S. With regard to additional books bought in Paris for the library of the A.P.S. Value, 55 francs, 70 sous.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

Ord, George, 1781-1866.
G[eorge] Ord to John Vaughan,
March 10, 18295" x 8"

Paris, 1 p. and address. A.L.S. Has purchased a copy of Musaeum Hermeticum for A.P.S. Price, 4 francs.

General physical description: 5" x 8"

American Philosophical Society.
Invoice of books sent through Mr. Dobson [to the American Philosophical Society],
March 10, April 28, 1829, 18308" x 9 7/8"

1 p. D. Value: 92 francs, 50 sous.

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

Imperatorskai︠a︡ akademīi︠a︡ nauk i khudozhestv (Russia).
Letter to the A.P.S., Philadelphia;
Aug. 7/19, 182910x8

St. Petersbourg, L.S.: Fuss. 1p. and add., end. In French. Thanks for APS publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Hall, Basil, 1788-1844.
Basil Hall to John Vaughan,
March 13, 18297 3/8" x 8 7/8"

Edinburgh, 2pp., address and endorsement. A.L.S. With regard to exchange of publications between Edinburgh Antiquarian Society and A.P.S.

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

Nutley, E..
Letter to E. Nutley
1829 March 30 

Says he will pay the sum named.

Deutsche Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin.
Letter to the A.P.S.;
March, 182910x8

Berlin, Printed L. filled in in ms.S.: Erman. 1p. and end. In Latin. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on [Richard] Harlan's paper on rattlesnake poison;
April 3, 18293-1/2x8

D.S.: C.Pickering, B.H.Coates and R.E. Griffith. 1p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.590. Printed: APS Transactions, n.s., III, 300 ff.

General physical description: 3-1/2x8

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on the making of meteorological observations;
April 3, 182910x8

D.S.: William Hembel, F. Nichols, and Sam. Geo. Morton. 1p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.591.

General physical description: 10x8

Vaux, George.
Letter to John Vaughan
1829 April 6 

Vaux writes to John Vaughan to request acknowledgment that the A.P.S. Library has accepted his donation of 3 volumes of the Theological Repository.

American Philosophical Society.
Lease issued to Athenaeum for rooms in Philosophical hall for five years;
April 10, 18297 3/4" x 12 3/4"

D.S: Franklin Bache, sec. 2p. and end. Seal. ---- Another copy signed by Wm. Mcllhenney secy [Athenaeum].

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

Cooper, William, 1798?-1864.
W[illia]m Cooper to John Vaughan
April 10, 18297 7/8" x 9 11/16"

New York, 2 pp. and address. A.L.S. Regarding Vaughan's membership in the Lyceum of Natural History. Has been correcting proof-sheets of [Charles Lucien] Bonaparte's paper on grouse.

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 9 11/16"

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on paper by [Philip Houlbrooke] Nicklin on shells;
April 13, 18299-1/2x8

D.S.: R.Eglesfeld Griffith and C.Pickering. 1p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.591. Printed: APS Transactions, n.s., III, 395 ff.

General physical description: 9-1/2x8

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on [Richard] Harlan's paper on birds;
April 16, 18295x8

D.S.: C. Pickering, B.H.Coates, and R. Eglesfeld Griffith. 1p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.591. Printed: APS Transactions, n.s., III, 464-465, 466 ff.

General physical description: 5x8

American Philosophical Society.
American Philosophical Society to Joseph Roberts,
April 17, 18298" x 10"

Philadelphia, 1 p. D.S.: J. K. Kane, Secretary. Notice of election of Joseph Roberts to membership in the A.P.S.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

American Philosophical Society..
Report on the committee on the paper by John Dawson.
1829 April 17 

Report of the Committee on John Dawson's Paper on the Reciprocals of Natural Numbers, which been in manuscript form for over forty years. They were sure that in the meantime the subject had been treated by some eminent mathematicians. Consequently, they did not recommend its publication in the Transactions.

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on Lea's paper on the genus Unio;
April 17, 18296x8

D.S.: R.Eglesfeld Griffith and C.Pickering. 1p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.591.

General physical description: 6x8

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on article by John Dawson;
April 17, 18295x8

D.S.: F. Nichols. 1p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.591. On same sheet is letter to E.Nulty; March 30, 1829.

General physical description: 5x8

Hazard, Samuel, 1784-1870.
Sam[ue]l Hazard to the Amer[ican] Philosophical Society,
April 17, 18298" x 10"

Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Presents to the A.P.S.: Register of Pennsylvania, II. Requests permission to use manuscripts belonging to the Society.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Gomez, J. M..
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
April 26, 182910x8

New York, A.L.S. 2p.and add.,end. In Spanish. Concerning the analysis of a steamboat.

General physical description: 10x8

Hyde de Neuville, Jean Guillaume, baron, 1776-1857.
Letter to Franklin Bache, secretary of the A.P.S.;
April 30, 18297 3/4" x 12 1/4"

Paris, L.S. 1p. and end. Acknowledges election to membership in the Society.

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

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on Mr. Lea's paper;
May 1, 18295x8

D. S.: R. Eglesfeld Griffith and C. Pickering, 1p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.592.

General physical description: 5x8

Royal Astronomical Society.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
May 8, 18298x5

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: W.S.Stratford. 1p.and add.,and end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 8x5

Ord, George, 1781-1866.
G[eorge] Ord to John Vaughan,
May 18, 18298" x 9 7/8"

Paris, 1 p. and address. A.L.S. Has "some few books yet to send" to the A.P.S. Intends going to London soon.

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

American Philosophical Society.
Letter to the president of the scientific and literary society of Madras;
May 19, 182910x8

Philadelphia, Letterpress copy of A.L.S.: Jn.Vaughan. 1p. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures, and Commerce. (Great Britain).
Letter to the Secretary of the A.P.S.
May 22, 182910x8

London, L.S.: Arthur Aikin. 1p. and add., end. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Vaughan, William, 1752-1850.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia
May 22, 182910x8

London, A.L.S. 1p. and add., end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Royal Irish Academy.
Letter to William Vaughan;
May 27, 18299x7

Dublin, L.S.: W.Bentham. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publication.from the APS.

General physical description: 9x7

Ord, George, 1781-1866.
G[eorge] Ord to John Vaughan,
June 23 and 25, 18298 1/8" x 9 7/8"

London, 4 pp. A.L.S. Instructs Vaughan to have Dr. [Thomas] Horsfield elected to the A.P.S. London book news.

General physical description: 8 1/8" x 9 7/8"

Cambridge Philosophical Society.
Letter to J[ohn] Vaughan, Philadelphia;
June 26, 18299x7-1/2

Trinity College, Cambridge, L.S.: G. Peacock. 1p. and add., end. Thanks for APS publications. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 9x7-1/2

Society of Antiquaries of London.
Letter to the Secretary of the APS;
June 26, 18299x7

London, L.S.: Nich[olas] Carlisle. 1p., end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 9x7

Vaughan, Petty, 1788-1854.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
July 9, 182910x8

London, A.L.S. 1p. and add., end. Forwards volumes.

General physical description: 10x8

Hays, Isaac, 1796-1879.
Letter to P.S. Duponceau;
July 14, 18298" x 10"

Phila., L.S. 3p. and end. Transmits resolutions passed by the Franklin institute on the removal of Thomas P. Jones from office of superintendent of the U.S. Patent office.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Nichols, F. (Francis), fl. 1795-1820.
F[rancis] Nichols to the President of the A.P.S.,
July 17, 18296 3/4" x 8 5/8"

Philadelphia, 2 pp. and address. A.L.S. Suggesting a change in the procedure at the meetings of the A.P.S.

General physical description: 6 3/4" x 8 5/8"

London Institution.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
July 23, 18299x7

Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Wm.Maltby. 1p.and end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 9x7

Santarém, Manuel Francisco de Barros e Sousa, Visconde de, 1791-1856.
Letter to [Peter S.] DuPonceau;
July 25, 182910x8

Lisbon, A.L.S. 1p. In French. Offers the APS the introduction to his Tableau Elementaire... Cf. Minutes, p.584.

General physical description: 10x8

Ord, George, 1781-1866.
G[eorge] Ord to John Vaughan,
July 27, 18298" x 10"

Librarian of A.P.S., Paris, 4 pp. and address. A.L.S. Books presented to A.P.S. in the name of James Brown, purchased by Mr. Ord.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Wood, George B. (George Bacon), 1797-1879.
Geo[rge] B. Wood to Jno. K. Kane,
July 30, 18297 7/8" x 9 5/16"

Philadelphia, 1 p. A.L.S. Acknowledges his election to membership in the American Philosophical Society.

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 9 5/16"

Robertson,.
Letter to John Vaughan;
Aug. 4, 18297-1/2x5

A.L. in 3rd.P. 1p. and add., end. Donates volumes.

General physical description: 7-1/2x5

Goetze, Peter Otto von, b. 1793.
Letter to Peter [S.] DuPonceau;
Aug. 7 [6], 182910x8

St. Petersburg, L. 2p.and end. Copy. In Latin. Forwards publications of the imperial academy of St. Petersburg.

General physical description: 10x8

Saint Petersbourg academie imperiale des sciences..
Letter to the A.P.S.
1829 August 7/19 

The note acknowledges receipt by the Academie Imperiale des Sciences de St. Petersbourg of the 1st and 3rd volumes of the Transactions, of the Old Series.

Bataafsch Genootschap der Proefondervindelijke Wijsbegeerte. (Rotterdam, Netherlands).
Letter to [John] Vaughan
Aug. 20, 18299-1/2x8

Rotterdam, L.S.: D. W. Dienau; J. B. Ochencan. 1p. and end. In Dutch. Forwards volume.

General physical description: 9-1/2x8

Ord, George, 1781-1866.
G[eorge] Ord to John Vaughan, Librarian of A.P.S.,
August 27, 18297 7/8" x 10"

Paris, 3 pp. and address. A.L.S. With regard to books purchased for the A.P.S. Statement of account.

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

Quincy, Josiah.
Josiah Quincy to John K. Kane,
September 1, 18297 7/8" x 9 1/2"

Secretary to the A.P.S., Cambridge, Mass., 1p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges his election to membership in the American Philosophical Society.

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 9 1/2"

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on John Gummere's paper on the projection of eclipses;
Sept. 11, 182910x8

Philadelphia, D.S.: Eugenius Nulty, Saml. Moore and Robert Adrian. 1p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.595. Printed: APS Transactions, n.s., III, 467 ff.

General physical description: 10x8

Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858.
Henry S. Tanner to the President of the A.P.S.,
September 18, 18297 3/4" x 9 5/8"

Philadelphia, 2 pp., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Donates a copy of his new map of United States to A.P.S. See Minutes, September 18, 1829, in Pro., XXII, pt. 3, 595. FILM 403 FRAME 25

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

Vaughan, William, 1752-1850.
Letter to [John Vaughan]
Sept. 22, 182913x8

London, L. 1p. Extract. Meterological instrument data. On same sheet is extract of letter from Wm.Vaughan to J.Vaughan; Oct. 6, 1829.

General physical description: 13x8

Netherlands. Ministerie van Binnenlandse Zaken en Landbouw.
Letter to the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Sept. 27, 182912x8

Gravenhage, L.S.: D.J. Van Ewyct. 2p.,end. In Dutch. ----Translation. 1p. Thanks for publication. Forwards publication.

General physical description: 12x8

Lea, Isaac, 1792-1886.
Letter to John Vaughan;
Sept. 30, 18296-1/2x4

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 1p. and add. Forwards volume.

General physical description: 6-1/2x4

Vaughan, William, 1752-1850.
Letter to [John Vaughan]
Oct. 6, 182913x8

L. 1p. Extract. Meterological instrument data. On same sheet as letter from W.Vaughan to J.Vaughan; Sept. 22, 1829.

General physical description: 13x8

Pedersen, Peder, 1774-1851.
P. Pedersen to John Vaughan,
October 7, 18297 11/16" x 11 3/4"

Librarian to the A.P.S., Philadelphia, 2 pp. A.L.S. Presents several books to the A.P.S. in the name of Professor [C. C.] Rafn, of Copenhagen. Titles listed.

General physical description: 7 11/16" x 11 3/4"

Barnes, Thomas.
Receipt to John Vaughan for purchase of oil;
Oct. 8, Jan. 4, 1829-18304x7-1/2

Philadelphia, D. 1p.and end.

General physical description: 4x7-1/2

Tanner, Henry Schenck, 1786-1858.
Henry S. Tanner to Franklin Bache,
October 19, 18297 11/16" x 9 5/8"

Secretary of the A.P.S., Philadelphia, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges his election to membership in the American Philosophical Society. FILM 403 FRAME23

General physical description: 7 11/16" x 9 5/8"

Davis, John, 1761-1847.
Letter to John Vaughan;
Oct. 22, 18299-1/2x8

Boston, A.L.S. 1p. and end. Donates publications.

General physical description: 9-1/2x8

Quadrado y de Roó, Francisco de Paula.
Letter to Franklin Bache;
Oct. 24, 18297-3/4x9-3/4

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 1p.and end. ----In French. 1p. Acknowledges election to membership. Cf.Minutes, p.597.

General physical description: 7-3/4x9-3/4

Butten, John M..
John M. Butten to J. P[eter] Lesley,
November 2, 18296 1/2" x 8"

----, 1 p. A.L.S. Estimate on price of engraving eight drawings.

General physical description: 6 1/2" x 8"

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on enlarging the meeting room;
Nov. 6, 182910x8

D.S.: Jos. Hopkinson. 1p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.597.

General physical description: 10x8

Smith, Daniel B., 1792-1883.
Dan[ie]l B. Smith to Franklin Bache,
November 6, 18296 5/8" x 8 1/8"

Philadelphia, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges his election to membership in the American Philosophical Society.

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

Bowditch, Nathaniel, 1773-1838.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
Nov. 13, 182910x8

Boston, A.L.S. 1p. and add., end. Donates publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Abrahamson, J. N. B. v. (Joseph Nicolai Benjamin).
Letter to [American philosophical society Paris,
Nov. 16, 18298" x 10"

A.L.S. 1p. and end. In French. Acknowledges election to membership; sends some of his works.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Harris, Levett.
Levett Harris to John Vaughan,
November 19, 18298" x 10"

Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Presents to the A.P.S.: an Armenian grammar and a Christian prayer in Armenian text, with twenty-three different translations thereof.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Rafn, Carl Christian, 1795-1864.
Charles Christian Rafn to Peter Stephen DuPonceau, President of the A.P.S.,
November 19, 18298 1/2" x 10 3/16"

Copenhagen, 2 pp., address and endorsements. A.L.S. Acknowledges the receipt of his diploma of membership in the A.P.S.

General physical description: 8 1/2" x 10 3/16"

Asiatic Society of Bengal.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society, Philadelphia;
Nov. 20, 182910x8

Calcutta, L.S.: H. H.Wilson. 1p.and add.,end. Thanks for publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Say, Thomas, 1787-1834.
Thomas Say to John Vaughan,
November 20, 18297 7/8" x 9 13/16"

New Harmony, 2 pp., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges the receipt of his diploma of membership in the A.P.S. Presents his essay on shells.

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 9 13/16"

Atwater, Caleb, 1778-1867.
Caleb Atwater to John Vaughan,
November 26, 18297 13/16" x 12 3/4"

Philadelphia, 4 pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. His pleasure in visiting the city of Philadelphia. Gratitude to members of the American Philosophical Society.

General physical description: 7 13/16" x 12 3/4"

Rask, Rasmus, 1787-1832.
Erasmus Rask to John K. Kane, Secretary to the A.P.S.,
November 27, 18298" x 10 1/8"

Copenhagen, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges the receipt of his diploma of membership in the A.P.S.

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

Tidyman, Philip.
Philip Tidyman to John Vaughan,
December 15, 18297 5/8" x 9 5/16"

Charleston, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Presents to the A.P.S.: the Works of Lord Bacon, in ten volumes.

General physical description: 7 5/8" x 9 5/16"

Rask, Rasmus, 1787-1832.
R. Rask to John K. Kane, Secretary of A.P.S.,
December 16, 18298 5/8" x 10 1/8"

Copenhagen, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. With regard to a system of expressing Arabic in European characters. Sends some papers to the A.P.S.

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

British and Foreign Bible Society.
British and Foreign Bible Society to John Vaughan,
December 26, 18297 15/16" x 9 3/4"

Secretary of the A.P.S., London, 2 pp., address and endorsement. A.L.S.: John Jackson, Secretary. Presents to the A.P.S.: a number of versions of the sacred scriptures in some of the Oriental languages. List enclosed.

General physical description: 7 15/16" x 9 3/4"

Long, G..
G. Long to John Vaughan,
December 26, 18298" x 9 3/4"

Secretary of the A.P.S., University of London, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Is sending a "small book" to the A.P.S. Remarks upon the library and the student body of the University of London.

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

University of Pennsylvania.
Letter to John Vaughan;
Dec. 28, 182910x8

L.S.: James C. Biddle. 1p. and add., end. Donates publications.

General physical description: 10x8

American Philosophical Society.
Geology of the route of the Chesapeake & Delaware canal:
, 18297 1/4" x 11 1/2"

being the report of a committee...appointed to examine certain documents & geological specimens..presented by Mr. Andrew Alfred Dexter...[1829]. D. 12p. Mutilated. Committee was composed of S.G. Morton, Charles Pickering, and Jno. Wetherill. Cf. APS Minutes, July 17, Aug. 21,1829; Feb. 21, 1834. Presented by the Free Library of Philadelphia, July 1946.

General physical description: 7 1/4" x 11 1/2"

Vaughan, William, 1752-1850.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia
Jan. 6, 183010x8

London, A.L.S. 2p. and add., end. Forwards volumes.

General physical description: 10x8

Vaughan, William, 1752-1850.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia
Jan. 12, 183010x8

London, A.L.S. 1p. and add., end. Forwards material.

General physical description: 10x8

Atwater, Caleb, 1778-1867.
Caleb Atwater to John Vaughan,
January 13, 18307 5/8" x 10"

Washington, 1 p. address and endorsement. A.L.S. Presents samples of minerals to A.P.S.

General physical description: 7 5/8" x 10"

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on Dr. Godman's paper on extinct mammals;
Jan. 15, 183010x8

Philadelphia, D.S.: Isaac Lea, Z. Collins, R.Eglesfeld Griffith, and W.E.Horner. 1p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.598. Printed: APS Transactions, n.s., III, 478 ff.

General physical description: 10x8

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on [Isaac] Hay's paper of a new species of extinct animals;
Jan. 15, 183010x8

Philadelphia, D.S.: Isaac Lea, Z. Collins and R.Eglesfeld Griffith. 1p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.598.

General physical description: 10x8

Wallenstein, Jules de, -1845.
Letter to J[ohn K.] Kane, secretary of the A.P.S.;
January 22, 18307" x 8 3/4"

Philadelphia, A.L.S. 2p. and end. Acknowledges election to membership. Cf. Minutes, Jan. 15,1830.

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

Wallenstein, Jules de, -1845.
Letter to John Vaughan, treasurer to the A.P.S.;
January 22, 18307" x 8 3/4"

Philadelphia, A.L. in 3d P. 1p. and end. Encloses his contribution as a member of the Society.

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

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on and article by Mease on plant fibers;
Jan. 29, 183013x8

D.S.: C.Pickering, Z. Collins, and Tho. C. James. 2p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.599.

General physical description: 13x8

Kongelige Danske videnskabernes selskab.
Letter to the American philosophical society;
Jan. 29, 183010x8

Copenhagen, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Rafn. 1p. Thanks for publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Bataviaasche genootschap von kunsten en wetenschappen.
Letter to [John] Vaughan, Philadelphia;
Jan., 18308-1/2x7-1/2

Batavia, L.S.: Van der Vinne. 1p. and end. In Dutch. Thanks for publications and forwards publications.

General physical description: 8-1/2x7-1/2

Adelung, Friedrich von, 1768-1843.
List of books presented to the American Philosophical Society by the Chevalier Frederick Adelung of St. Petersburg,
February 5, 18307 7/8" x 9 13/16"

[Philadelphia], 3 pp. and endorsement. D.

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 9 13/16"

Da Ponte, Lorenzo, 1749-1838.
Letter to John Vaughan;
Feb. 7, 18307-1/2x6-1/2

A.L.S. 1p. and add., end. Donates volumes.

General physical description: 7-1/2x6-1/2

Horsfield, Thomas, 1773-1859.
Tho[ma]s Horsfield to Franklin Bache,
February 9, 18307 5/8" x 9 5/8"

Secretary of the A.P.S., [London], 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges the receipt of his certificate of membership in the A.P.S.

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

Horsfield, Thomas, 1773-1859.
Tho[ma]s Horsfield to J[ohn] K. Kane,
February 9, 18307 5/8" x 9 5/8"

Secretary of the A.P.S., [London], 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges the receipt of his certificate of membership in the A.P.S.

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

Pougens, Charles de, 1755-1833.
Letter to Franklin Bache, secretary of A.P.S.;
Feb. 11, 18308" x 9 1/2"

Paris, L.S. 1p. and add. In French. Acknowledges receipt of his certificate of membership; mentions Benjamin and William Temple Franklin. FILM54-61 FRAME128

General physical description: 8" x 9 1/2"

Brown, James, 1766-1835.
James Brown to P[eter] S. DuPonceau,
February 12, 18307 13/16" x 9 13/16"

President of the A.P.S., Philadelphia, 1 p. and endorsement. A.L.S. Thanks the Society for resolutions passed upon the death of his brother, the late Dr. Samuel Brown.

General physical description: 7 13/16" x 9 13/16"

American Philosophical Society.
Report of the committee upon resolution to recommend the award of the Extra-Magellanic premium to John d'Homerque "for his valuable experiments on American Silk",
February 19, 18307 7/8" x 9 7/8"

[Philadelphia], 6 pp. D.S.: Joseph] Hopkinson and four others. Hopkinson and four others. Refuse recommendation.

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

Winthrop, Thomas L. (Thomas Lindall), 1760-1841.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
Feb. 21, 18309-3/4x7-3/4

Boston, A.L.S. 1p.,end.and add. Has received Transactions.

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

Poinsett, Joel Roberts, 1779-1851.
J[oel] R. Poinsett to John Vaughan,
February 22, 18307 7/8" x 9 1/2"

Cincinnati, 2 pp. and address. A.L.S. Introducing Mr. Frank, the artist, who wishes to study the specimens of Mexican sculpture sent to Philadelphia by Poinsett.

General physical description: 7 7/8" x 9 1/2"

Jomard, M. (Edme-François), 1777-1862.
Letter to P.S. Duponceau, president of the A.P.S.;
March 1, 18307 1/2" x 9"

Paris, A.L.S. 1p. and add. In French. Acknowledges election to membership; sends some of his works.

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

Society of Antiquaries of Scotland.
Letter to the Secretary of the American philosophical society;
March 12, 183010x8

Edinburgh, Printed L.filled in in ms.S.: Donald Gregory. 1p.and end. Thanks for publication.

General physical description: 10x8

Société de géographie (France).
Letter to the President of the A.P.S.;
March 15, 183014x8-1/2

Paris, L.S.: Yanoss. 1p. and end. In French. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 14x8-1/2

Ord, George, 1781-1866.
G[eorge] Ord to John Vaughan,
March 17, 18307 3/4" x 10"

Paris, 4 pp. and address. A.L.S. Book purchases in Paris. Coming sale of Lamarck's library. Has conferred with Michaux upon needs of A.P.S. library.

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

Ord, George, 1781-1866.
G[eorge] Ord to John Vaughan, Librarian of A.P.S.,
March 18, 18307 3/4" x 10"

Paris, 2 pp., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Regarding sixteen volumes purchased for A.P.S. Invoice for 26 francs included in the letter.

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

Marshall, John.
J[ohn] Marshall to J[ohn K. Kane, Richmond,
March 26, 18307 13/16" x 9 9/16"

1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges his election to membership in the American philosophical Society.

General physical description: 7 13/16" x 9 9/16"

Deutsche Akademie der Wissenschaften zu Berlin.
Letter to the A.P.S.;
March, 183010x8

Berlin, Printed L. filled in in ms.S.: Erman. 1p. and end. In Latin. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Keating, William Hypolitus, 1799-1840 .
W[illiam] H. Keating to John K. Kane
April 6, 18308" x 10"

[Philadelphia], 4 pp., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Encloses list of donations made to the A.P.S. by [Joel R.] Poinsett and himself.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Pereira de Azambuja, Jacob Frederico Torlade, 1788-1847.
Letter to Pierre S. DuPonceau;
April 15, 183010x8

Georgetown, A.L.S. 2p. and end. In French. Forwards publications. Questions.

General physical description: 10x8

Horsfield, Thomas, 1773-1859.
Tho[ma]s Horsfield to John Vaughan,
April 17, 18307 1/2" x 9"

Fairfield near Manchester, 4pp. and endorsements. A.L.S. Acknowledges the receipt of his certificate of membership in the A.P.S.

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

Griva, François.
Letter to the President of the A.P.S., Philadelphia;
April 20, 183010x8

Gênes, A.L.S. 1p. and add., end. In French. Concerning donation.

General physical description: 10x8

Lieber, Francis, 1800-1872.
Francis Lieber to J[ohn] Vaughan,
April 23, 18308" x 9 7/8"

Secretary of A.P.S., Boston, 2 pp., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Returns Creole Gospel. Hopes A.P.S. received vols. I and II of his work.

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

Ord, George, 1781-1866.
G[eorge] Ord to John Vaughan, Librarian of A.P.S.,
April 24 and 26, 18308 1/4" x 10 1/4"

Paris, 3 pp. and address. A.L.S. Sends copy of invoice of books mentioned in letter of March 18. Sale of Lamarck's library. Purchase of five volumes (30 francs) for A.P.S.

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

Hodgson, William Brown, 1800-1871.
W[illia]m B. Hodgson to J[ohn] K. Kane,
April 25, 18308" x 10"

Secretary to the A.P.S., Washington, 2pp. and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges his election to membership in the American Philosophical Society.

General physical description: 8" x 10"

Welsh, Henry, 1800-1883.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
April 26, 183010x8

Harrisburg, A.L.S. 1p. and add., end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Warden, David Bailie, 1772-1845.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
May 6, 183010x8

Paris, A.L.S. 1p. and add., end. Forwards publications.

General physical description: 10x8

Bille, Steen, 1797-1883.
Letter to [P] Pedersen, Philadelphia;
May 8, 183010x8

L.S.: Steen Bille, E. Holstein,Scheinheyder, 1p. and ad.,end. In Danish.

General physical description: 10x8

Ord, George, 1781-1866.
G[eorge] Ord to John Vaughan, Librarian of A.P.S.,
May 8, 18308 1/4" x 10 1/4"

Paris, 1 p. and address. A.L.S. Cooperation of Michaux regarding journals and bulletins. Question concerning payment of duties. Introducing Dr.Spencer.

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

Beasley, Reuben Grant.
Letter to the Secretary of the A.P.S.;
May 11, 183010x8

Havre, L.S. 1p. and add. Forwards box from Warden.

General physical description: 10x8

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on Thomas Nuttall's paper on a new species of Sarracenia;
May 20, 18309x8

D.S.: Zaccheus Collins, Solomon W.Conrad and Isaac Lea. 1p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.602. Printed: APS Transactions, n.s., IV, 49 ff.

General physical description: 9x8

New-York Historical Society.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
June 2, 183010x8

New York, L.S.: J. Delafield. 1p. and add., end. Inquires if their donation has arrived.

General physical description: 10x8

Vaughan, William, 1752-1850.
W[illia]m Vaughan to John K. Kane
June 5, 18307 3/4" x 9 5/8"

Secretary of the A.P.S., London, 1 p., address and endorsement. A.L.S. Acknowledges receipt of his certificate of membership in the A.P.S.

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

Poussin, Guillaume Tell, 1794-1876.
Letter to John Vaughan, Philadelphia;
June 11, 18309-1/2x8

Washington, L.S. 1p. and add., end. Forwards map of Florida.

General physical description: 9-1/2x8

Reichel, J..
Letter to [ ];
June 15, June 27, 18308 1/2" x 10"

St. Petersbourg, A.L.S. 3p. and end. In French. On procuring medals from the United States.

General physical description: 8 1/2" x 10"

American Philosophical Society.
Report of committee on the memoir on light by Saunders;
June 18, 183010x8

D.S.: William Hambel, Robert Hare, and Solomon W. Conrad. 1p.and end. Cf. Minutes, p.602.

General physical description: 10x8

Barnet, I. Cox (Isaac Cox), d. 1833.
Letter to Peter S. DuPonceau, Philadelphia;
June 25, 183010-1/2x8

Paris, A.L.S. 1p. Forwards Aldini's donation.

General physical description: 10-1/2x8

Mulledy, Thomas F..
Letter to Robert Walsh, Philadelphia;
June 26, 183010x8

Georgetown College, A.L.S. 2p. and add., end. Forwards books for the APS library.

General physical description: 10x8

Aldini,