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Stevens, Henry, Jr., 1819-1886


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    • Stevens, Henry, 1819-1886
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    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1819-08-24
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1886-02-28
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: Henry Stevens & Son
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Henry Stevens, Son & Stiles
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Barnet (Vt.)
    • Death Place

        (naf) London (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) United States
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) England
    • Gender

        Males
    • Associated Language

        eng
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  • Earlier Established Forms

    • Stevens, Henry, 1819-1886
  • Sources

    • found: His Catalogue of my English library, 1853.
    • found: University of Vermont Libraries Special Collections for the Henry Stevens papers, 1757-1870(Henry Stevens, Jr.; born 1819; died 1886; London bookseller and collector; instrumental in building the libraries of John Carter Brown, James Lenox and Peter Force)
    • found: The New England historical and genealogical register 1886:p. 347 (Henry Stevens, F.S.A., of London, England, died in London, 28 Feb. 1886; born 24 Aug. 1819 at Barnet, Vt.; graduate at Yale College in 1843; in 1845 he went to London and commenced business as a dealer in rare historical and antiquarian books)
    • found: The Vermont encyclopedia, 2003:p.280 (Stevens, Henry, Jr., 1819-1887 [as printed], of Barnet; with his bookselling firm established by 1843, he left for Europe in 1845; his firm still operates in the United States as Henry Stevens, Son & Stiles; son of Henry, Stevens, Sr., born 1791)
    • found: William L. Clements Library, Manuscripts Division, University of Michigan website, viewed 17 Nov. 2015:under Henry Stevens Papers, 1812-1935 (Henry Stevens, born 1819, established himself in London in 1845 as a dealer of rare books and manuscripts; in 1885, his son Henry Newton Stevens became a partner in his father's firm, then called Henry Stevens & Son; in 1895 Robert E. Stiles joined the firm, which then became Henry Stevens, Son and Stiles)
    • found: Henry Stevens, Son and Stiles. Catalogue, new series 105, [undated]:t.p. verso (American & antiquarian booksellers; established 1839 by Henry Stevens of Vermont, b1819-d1886)
    • found: Wikipedia, viewed 12 Jan. 2016(Henry Stevens, bibliographer, 24 August 1819- 28 February 1886; born in Barnet, Vermont; died at South Hampstead, England; in 1845 he went to London, where he was employed during most of the remainder of his life as a collector of Americana for the British Museum and for various public and private American libraries)
    • found: British Library general catalogue of printed books to 1975, 1979-1987(heading: Stevens (Henry) F.S.A., of Vermont)
    • found: Medieval & Renaissance manuscripts in the Princeton University Library, 2013:volume 2, page 24 (Henry Stevens (1819-1886), American bibliographer and bookseller)
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    • 1980-05-08: new
    • 2019-07-10: revised
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