Hewitt, Abram S. (Abram Stevens), 1822-1903

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Hewitt graduated from Columbia in the class of 1842 and became, in turn, an attorney in New York City, a manufacturer of iron and steel, Member of the U.S. House of Representatives, 1875-1879, 1881-1886, and Mayor of New York, 1887-1888.

From the description of Abram S.Hewitt papers, n.d. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 496102421

BIOGHIST REQUIRED Hewitt graduated from Columbia in the class of 1842 and became, in turn, an attorney in New York City, a manufacturer of iron and steel, Member of the U.S. House of Representatives, 1875-1879, 1881-1886, and Mayor of New York, 1887-1888.

From the guide to the Abram Stevens Hewitt Papers, n.d., (Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library, )

American merchant, Mayor of NYC, founded Cooper Union.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to Joseph H. Bradley, 1861 Feb. 4. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270871003

Iron manufacturer and mayor of New York City.

From the description of Diary and letterpress copybooks, 1843, 1876, 1887-1888 (bulk 1887-1888). (New York University, Group Batchload). WorldCat record id: 58757494

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Adelphi University. Library. Special Collections. New York City miscellany, 1763-1923. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn John Jay Chapman papers, 1841-1940. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919. Papers of Andrew Carnegie, 1803-1935 (bulk 1890-1919). Library of Congress
creatorOf Thurston, Robert Henry, 1839-1903. Robert Henry Thurston papers, 1859-1902. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Hewitt, Abram S. (Abram Stevens), 1822-1903. Abram S.Hewitt papers, n.d. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
creatorOf Hay, John, 1838-1905. Correspondence, 1854-1914, "Hendry" to "House". Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn John Jay Chapman additional papers, 1841-1940. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Stevens, John G. U.S. Circuit Court : Stevens, & others, against New York & Oswego Midland Rail Road Company : final record. University of Pennsylvania Law Library, Biddle Law Library
referencedIn Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908. Papers, 1867-1908. American Periodical Series I
creatorOf Haupt, Herman, 1817-1905. Herman Haupt and family papers, 1864-1917. Minnesota Historical Society, Division of Archives and Manuscripts
creatorOf Backus, James. Mercantile collection, 1744-1913, bulk (1800-1850). New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Hewitt, Abram Stevens, 1822-1903. Autograph letter signed : New York, to Joseph H. Bradley, 1861 Feb. 4. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Morgan, J. P. (John Pierpont), 1867-1943. Letter to Abram S. Hewitt, 1901 May 14. Natural History Museum Los Angeles County Foundation, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County
referencedIn Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902. Correspondence, 1869-1879, of the Powell Survey. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn McCormick, Cyrus Hall, 1809-1884. Correspondence and subject file, 1788-1939. Wisconsin Historical Society, Newspaper Project
referencedIn Grosvenor Family Papers, 1827-1981, (bulk 1872-1964) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf William L. Clements Library. Nicholas Fish papers, 1775-1844. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
referencedIn Cooper, Hewitt & Company (Ringwood, N.J.). Cooper, Hewitt & Company (Ringwood, N.J.) records, 1833-1908. Library of Congress
referencedIn Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. Cooper-Hewitt collection, [ca. 1783-1953] Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Richard Maass Collection of Westchester and New York State, Bulk, 1645-1910, 1645-1995 (Bulk: 1645-1910) Fales Library & Special Collections
referencedIn Green, Norvin, 1818-1893. Norvin Green Papers, 1802-1892. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Nevins, Allan, 1890-1971. Papers, 1912-1992. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn James Freeman Clarke additional correspondence, 1787-1886. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908. Grover Cleveland papers, 1743-1945 (bulk 1885-1908). Library of Congress
referencedIn Evarts family. Evarts family papers, 1753-1960 (inclusive), 1798-1901 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Nicholas Fish papers, Fish, Nicholas papers, 1775-1844 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Silliman family. Silliman family papers, 1717-1977 (inclusive), 1717-1911 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Abram Stevens Hewitt Papers, n.d. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Robert Henry Thurston papers, 1859-1902. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.
referencedIn Andrew Carnegie Papers, 1803-1935, (bulk 1890-1919) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Havemeyer, Henry O. Copy of Mr. Henry O. Havemeyer's Memorandum, April, 1937. New Jersey State Library
referencedIn Cooper & Hewitt. Records, 1848-1870. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Allan Nevins Papers, 1912-1992 Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn Evarts family papers, 1753-1960, 1798-1901 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Autograph File, H, 1584-1988. Houghton Library.
referencedIn John Wesley Powell correspondence, 1869-1879, of the Powell Survey, 1869-1879 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Hewitt, Abram S. (Abram Stevens), 1822-1903,. Autograph letter signed from Abram S. Hewitt, New York, to Chester S. Lord [manuscript], 1897 April 17. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Hewitt, Abram Stevens, 1822-1903. Typewritten letter, signed : 9 Lexington Ave., New York, to Mr. J.P. Morgan, 1890 May 6. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Rogers, Jacob S., 1823?-1901. Letterpress copybook, 1882-1884. Hagley Museum & Library
referencedIn Silliman family. Silliman family papers, 1717-1977 (inclusive), 1717-1911 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Burt, S. W. (Silas Wright), 1830-1912. Correspondence, 1870-1910. Churchill County Museum
referencedIn Silliman family papers, 1717-1977, 1717-1911 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Grosvenor, Edwin A. (Edwin Augustus), 1845-1936. Grosvenor family papers, 1827-1981 (bulk 1872-1964). Library of Congress
referencedIn John Jay Knox Letters, 1870-1894 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
creatorOf Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902. Correspondence of John Wesley Powell, 1876-1902. Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Francis William Bird papers, 1826-1924 (inclusive), 1847-1889 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Ward, Marcus L. (Marcus Lawrence), 1812-1884. Papers, 1683-1912. New Jersey Historical Society Library
referencedIn Cooper, Hewitt & Co. Letterpress copybooks, 1848-1905. New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Cased Photograph File, [1840-ongoing] @ 2011 New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Grover Cleveland Papers, 1743-1945, (bulk 1885-1908) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Ward, William E., b. 1821. Notes of European travel, 1867 / taken by William E. Ward. Winterthur Library
referencedIn Henry Villard papers, 1604-1948 (inclusive), 1863-1900 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Newton, Richard Heber, 1840-1914. R. Heber Newton collection, 1848-1914. New-York Historical Society Library
creatorOf Hewitt, Abram S. (Abram Stevens), 1822-1903. Diary and letterpress copybooks, 1843, 1876, 1887-1888 (bulk 1887-1888). New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Maass, Richard, 1919-1998,. The Richard Maass collection of Westchester and New York State, 1645-1910 (bulk 1770-1783). Churchill County Museum
referencedIn John Thomas Codman Brook Farm collection, 1840-1901. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Heloise Durant Rose Letters, 1873-1945 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
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associatedWith Adelphi University. Library. Special Collections. corporateBody
correspondedWith Bird, F. W. (Francis William), 1809-1894 person
associatedWith Blunt, Joseph, 1792-1860. person
associatedWith Bradley, Joseph H., person
associatedWith Burt, S. W. (Silas Wright), 1830-1912. person
associatedWith Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919. person
correspondedWith Chapman, John Jay, 1862-1933 person
associatedWith Clarke, James Freeman, 1810-1888 person
correspondedWith Cleveland, Grover, 1837-1908. person
associatedWith Codman, John Thomas. person
associatedWith Columbia University corporateBody
associatedWith Cooper, Edward, 1804-1905. person
associatedWith Cooper, Edward, 1824-1905. person
associatedWith Cooper & Hewitt. corporateBody
associatedWith Cooper, Hewitt & Co. corporateBody
associatedWith Cooper, Hewitt & Company (Ringwood, N.J.) corporateBody
associatedWith Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Cottenet family. family
associatedWith De Rham family. family
associatedWith Dexter, Timothy, 1747-1806 person
associatedWith Evarts family family
associatedWith Evarts family. family
correspondedWith Green, Norvin, 1818-1893. person
associatedWith Grosvenor family family
associatedWith Haupt, Herman, 1817-1905. person
associatedWith Havemeyer, Henry O. person
associatedWith Hay, John, 1838-1905. person
associatedWith Knox, John Jay, 1828-1892 person
correspondedWith Lord, Chester Sanders, 1850-1933 person
associatedWith Maass, Richard, 1919-1998, person
associatedWith Maass, Richard (collector) person
associatedWith McCormick, Cyrus Hall, 1809-1884. person
associatedWith Morgan, J. Pierpont (John Pierpont), 1837-1913, person
associatedWith Morgan, J. P. (John Pierpont), 1867-1943. person
associatedWith Nevins, Allan, 1890-1971. person
associatedWith Newton, Richard Heber, 1840-1914. person
associatedWith Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902. person
associatedWith Rogers, Jacob S., 1823?-1901. person
associatedWith Rose, Heloise Durant. person
associatedWith Silliman family. family
associatedWith Silliman family. family
associatedWith Silliman family. family
associatedWith Stevens, John G. person
associatedWith Thurston, Robert Henry, 1839-1903. person
correspondedWith Villard, Henry, 1835-1900 person
correspondedWith Ward, Marcus L. (Marcus Lawrence), 1812-1884. person
associatedWith Ward, William E., b. 1821. person
associatedWith William L. Clements Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Young, Robert, 1927-2008, person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Newport (R.I.)
Newburyport (Mass.)
Lowell (Mass.)
Massachusetts--Lowell
Boston (Mass.)
New York (N.Y.)
Subject
Money
Finance, Personal
Greek literature--Study and teaching
Mineral investment
Investments
Textile factories
Cotton manufacture
Greek language--Study and teaching
Occupation
Mayors
Businessmen
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Birth 1822-07-31

Death 1903-01-18

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