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Life and correspondence of Henry Ingersoll Bowditch

Vincent Yardley Bowditch

Life and correspondence of Henry Ingersoll Bowditch

by Vincent Yardley Bowditch

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Published by Houghton, Mifflin and Company in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bowditch, Henry I. -- 1808-1892

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby his son, Vincent Y. Bowditch.
    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 20423.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination2 v.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13556383M
    OCLC/WorldCa11147293

      Henry Ingersoll Bowditch. Henry Ingersoll Bowditch was born on August 9, in Salem to Nathaniel and Mary Bowditch. His mother was described as “a woman of great piety without a trace of sanctimoniousness” (Life and Correspondence of Henry Ingersoll Bowditch, Vol. I, p. 2) and his upbringing instilled in him a deep religious faith. Henry Bowditch, an American medical student in Paris in the s, learned about the use of the new stethoscope and wrote a book about it for future students. In his newest book, The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris, David McCullough focuses on the 19th century and devotes a chapter to “the medicals.” The latter.

    The American author Henry James () was one of the major novelists of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. His works deal largely with the impact of Europe and its society on Americans. Henry James, the son of a theologian and the brother of the philosopher William James, was born on Ap , at Washington Place in New York City. His. One of the medical students who made the journey was a young man named Henry Ingersoll Bowditch, son of Nathaniel Bowditch, a well-known astronomer and mathematician who had made a name for himself after publishing his book, The New American Practical Navigator, in Henry Ingersoll Bowditch () has a link to the Davis family.

    Henry Ingersoll Bowditch was a prominent physician and ardent abolitionist. Born in Salem, Massachusetts, in , Bowditch was converted to the abolitionist cause by two defining events. The first was his attendance at the funeral of British abolitionist William Wilberforce, whose writings had already influenced Bowditch greatly, in England in. Dr. Henry Ingersoll Bowditch, prominent physician and abolitionist whose actions during the U.S. Civil War saved the lives of many thousands of soldiers then .


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Education Bowditch graduated from Harvard College inearned his medical degree there inand then studied in Paris for 2. His numerous journals, extracts from which were published by his son in in the "Life and Correspondence of Henry Ingersoll Bow-ditch," give vivid proof of Dr.

Bowditch's active part in what he used to call the "Thirty Years' War of Antislavery." They form deeply interesting records of the history of that great movement in the United States. Henry Ingersoll Bowditch, a Bostonian physician from the midth century, lived a passionate life full of commitment and devotion to various noble causes – he was a champion of public health, an advocate for inclusion of women in medicine and a staunch abolitionist, all unpopular social perspectives at that time in medical and political : Paul M Butler.

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(See the online presentation of an image of Henry I. Bowditch.) While traveling in England inBowditch attended the funeral of William Wilberforce, whose. Author(s): Bowditch,Vincent Yardley, Title(s): Life and correspondence of Henry Ingersoll Bowditch,by his son, Vincent Y.

Bowditch Country of Publication: United States Publisher: Boston and New York, Houghton, Mifflin and company, Resources about Henry I. Bowditch (1) Life and correspondence of Henry Ingersoll Bowditch / by his son, Vincent Y.

Bowditch. Vincent Yardley Bowditch [ Book, Microform: ] View online (access conditions) At National Library. Other family members represented in the collection include Charles Pickering Bowditch, Henry Ingersoll Bowditch, Lucy Bowditch Nichols, Mary Orne Bowditch, and Mary Rice Bowditch.

The business correspondence of commission merchants George Woods Rice and John W. Davis, as well as records pertaining to the Nantucket fire ofare also.

Two important events took place during this period of Mr. Bowditch’s life, which it becomes our duty to record. On the 28th day of May,he was chosen a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences.

This society was the first which bestowed upon him the honor of membership of its body.Life Correspondence and The Backhouse London of James Alice & William Ellis Ellis William & Life of James London Correspondence Alice The and Backhouse Life and Correspondence of John Paul Jones, by Janette Taylor (HC, ) 1st ed.

Life and Correspondence - $Of the obituaries published at Bowditch’s death, the most useful is John Pickering, Eulogy on Nathaniel Bowditch, LL.D. (Boston, ).

Robert E. Berry, Yankee Stargazer (New York, ), is a good popular biography but not much of an advance over Henry Ingersoll Bowditch. For indications of Bowditch’s reputation in the last century, see.