Robert Green Ingersoll Chronology

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Date Location Type of Event Event Name Description Tour
1836 *
Date is approximate
New York, NY Miscellaneous Baptised

In a theater where his father preached

March, 1868 New York, NY Political Speech

Grant Speech – could have been early April

Wednesday,
July 29, 1874
St. Nicholas? Hotel
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to Sue & Clint

Will go to Boston this week

Tuesday,
August 25, 1874
Hoffman House
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to Sue & Clint

will be home next week

September, 1874 Truth Seeker Office
New York, NY
Travel Visiting
Saturday,
August 21, 1875
New York, NY Travel Begin European vacation

2 months, left on Adriatica

Wednesday,
August 16, 1876
New York, NY Correspondence Letter to household

heading to Old Orchard Beach,ME

Sunday,
September 10, 1876
Cooper Union
New York, NY
Political Speech
Monday,
November 27, 1876
St. Nicholas? Hotel
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to Children

We go in the morning to Hartford, back here on Friday, home Monday next

Wednesday,
March 14, 1877
Steinway Hall
New York, NY
Lecture Eight to Seven Tour:
77B
Thursday,
September 20, 1877
St. Nicholas Hotel
New York, NY
Miscellaneous check in
Monday,
January 28, 1878
Chickering Hall
New York, NY
Lecture Liberty Tour:
78B
Tuesday,
January 29, 1878
Chickering Hall
New York, NY
Lecture Paine Tour:
78B
Sunday,
February 3, 1878
Chickering Hall| Redpath Lyceum
New York, NY
Lecture Hell Tour:
78B
Monday,
February 4, 1878
Bevoost(?) House
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to household

lecture last night

Tour:
78B
Saturday,
February 9, 1878
Gilmore's Garden
New York, NY
Lecture Liberty

not more than 200 persons present

Tour:
78B
Sunday,
February 10, 1878
Chickering Hall
New York, NY
Lecture Ghosts Tour:
78B
Thursday,
July 18, 1878
Brevoort House
New York, NY
Travel checked in
Saturday,
August 3, 1878
Steamer Rhein
New York, NY
Interview New York Sun

Bob Ingersoll

Saturday,
August 3, 1878
Steamer Rhein
New York, NY
Travel Depart for 2nd European vacation
Thursday,
September 19, 1878
Steamer Main
New York, NY
Travel returned from Europe
Monday,
October 7, 1878
Chickering Hall
New York, NY
Lecture Burns Tour:
78E
Monday,
October 7, 1878
Hoffman House
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to children

just got back from Philadelphia, “have cancelled 1 week of engagements to be home with you”

Tour:
78E
Monday,
October 21, 1878
New York, NY Travel

Clipper says visit on this date

Friday,
August 8, 1879
Astor House
New York, NY
Miscellaneous Meeting of National Liberal League

concerning Bennett case

Friday,
November 7, 1879
Hoffman House
New York, NY
Uncategorized Tour:
79F
Sunday,
May 16, 1880
Booth's Theater
New York, NY
Lecture How To Be Saved? Tour:
80D
Sunday,
May 23, 1880
Booth's Theater
New York, NY
Lecture Gods Tour:
80D
Saturday,
October 23, 1880
Cooper Institute
New York, NY
Political Speech Political Speech for Garfield

immense audience

Tour:
80E
Thursday,
October 28, 1880
Wall Street
New York, NY
Political Speech Wall Street Speech Tour:
80E
Thursday,
November 4, 1880
New York, NY Interview New York Herald

The Republican Victory

Tour:
80E
Saturday,
November 6, 1880
New York, NY Interview New York Herald

Ingersoll and Beecher

Thursday,
November 18, 1880
New York, NY Interview New York Evening Express

Religion in Politics

Sunday,
April 24, 1881
Booth's Theater
New York, NY
Lecture Why Tour:
81A
Sunday,
May 1, 1881
Booth's Theater
New York, NY
Lecture Great Infidels Tour:
81A
Saturday,
May 28, 1881 *
Date is approximate
New York, NY Interview Chicago Times

Answering the New York Ministers by NY correspondent

Tour:
81B
Sunday,
March 26, 1882
Steinway Hall
New York, NY
Lecture How To Be Saved? Tour:
82A
Sunday,
April 16, 1882
Academy of Music
New York, NY
Lecture Talmagian Theology Tour:
82A
Sunday,
April 23, 1882
Academy of Music
New York, NY
Lecture Talmagian Theology Tour:
82A
Tuesday,
May 30, 1882
Academy of Music
New York, NY
Lecture Decoration Day ’82
Monday,
July 2, 1883
New York, NY Interview New York Morning Journal

The Interviewer

Sunday,
January 6, 1884
Chickering Hall
New York, NY
Miscellaneous Introduced Helen Gardener for her lecture Tour:
84A
Friday,
April 11, 1884
Fifth Ave Hotel
New York, NY
Interview Boston Globe

Presidential Candidates of 84

Tour:
84B
Sunday,
April 27, 1884
Academy of Music
New York, NY
Lecture Orthodoxy Tour:
84B
Friday,
May 23, 1884
New York, NY Travel

source says RGI arrived from NY(in Phil. Press)

Thursday,
May 29, 1884
Hoffman House (Hotel)
New York, NY
Travel
Sunday,
January 11, 1885
New York, NY Interview New York Mail and Express

Religioius Prejudice

Tour:
85A
Sunday,
January 11, 1885
Academy of Music
New York, NY
Lecture Which Way? Tour:
85A
Sunday,
February 22, 1885
Brooklyn Theater
New York, NY
Lecture Blasphemy

First delivery of this lecture

Tour:
85B
Sunday,
March 8, 1885
Bijou Opera House
New York, NY
Lecture Liberty
Monday,
March 9, 1885
New York, NY Interview New York Mail and Express

Cleveland and His Cabinet

Sunday,
March 15, 1885
Bijou Opera House
New York, NY
Lecture Orthodoxy Tour:
85C
Sunday,
March 22, 1885
Bijou Opera House
New York, NY
Lecture Blasphemy Tour:
85C
Sunday,
March 29, 1885
Bijou Opera House
New York, NY
Lecture How To Be Saved? Tour:
85C
Tuesday,
March 31, 1885
Hoffman House
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to Clint

was in Hartford,CT yesterday on lawsuit

Thursday,
April 16, 1885
New York, NY Correspondence Letter to children

will be in Hartford on Saturday, Boston on Monday, then Providence – location uncertain

Sunday,
June 14, 1885
Supreme Court
New York, NY
Trial Western Union vs. Bankers Telegraph
Tuesday,
July 21, 1885
New York, NY Trial Telegraph case representing Edward S. Stokes
Wednesday,
July 22, 1885
Hoffman House
New York, NY
Writing Men, Women and God

preface to book by Helen Gardener

Saturday,
September 5, 1885 *
Date is approximate
New York, NY Interview New York Truthseeker

Some Live Topics – location uncertain

Friday,
September 11, 1885
Hoffman House
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to household

mentions Rutland, VT – next Tuesday

Thursday,
November 5, 1885
Hoffman House
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to Clint

plans to be in Chicago on Nov 22, some city in NY on Nov 29.

Tour:
85G
Saturday,
November 7, 1885
Hoffman House
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to household Tour:
85G
Sunday,
November 8, 1885
Hoffman House
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to household Tour:
85G
Sunday,
November 15, 1885
Academy of Music
New York, NY
Lecture Myth and Miracle Tour:
85G
Monday,
November 16, 1885
New York, NY Correspondence Letter to children

looking at houses

Tour:
85G
Tuesday,
November 17, 1885
Hoffman House
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to household

renting 101 Fifth Ave

Tour:
85G
November, 1885 New York, NY Travel Ingersolls move from Washington to NYC Tour:
85G
Saturday,
December 19, 1885
New York, NY Tribute Wright Tribute
Tuesday,
May 11, 1886
Metropolitan Hotel
New York, NY
Lecture Address to Hotel Owners
Friday,
May 21, 1886
New York, NY Trial opening speech to jury

trial: Bankers’ and Merchants’ Telegraph vs. Western Union

Wednesday,
May 26, 1886
New York, NY Interview NY Herald
Friday,
June 11, 1886
New York, NY Trial Farnsworth vs. Western Union
Saturday,
August 7, 1886
New York, NY Interview NY Herald

Atheism and Citizenship

Saturday,
September 4, 1886
New York, NY Travel Returning from 2-3 week vacation with family at “mountain resort”
Monday,
October 11, 1886
New York, NY Interview NY Herald

Henry George and Labor

Monday,
October 25, 1886
New York, NY Interview NY World

Labor Question and Socialism

Thursday,
November 11, 1886
Chickering Hall
New York, NY
Miscellaneous Opened Congress of American Secular Union
Sunday,
November 14, 1886
Chickering Hall
New York, NY
Lecture A Lay Sermon

before 10th annual congress of American Secular Union

Sunday,
December 5, 1886
New York, NY Miscellaneous Dinner for Buffalo Bill Cody
Monday,
December 13, 1886
New York, NY Lecture Thirteen Club Dinner
Monday,
December 13, 1886
New York, NY Interview NY Herald

Reply to the Rev. B. F. Morse

Saturday,
February 12, 1887
New York, NY Correspondence Letter to Remsburg

On “The Fathers of Our Republic”

Saturday,
February 19, 1887
New York, NY Writing Truth of History

in The Truth Seeker

Saturday,
April 2, 1887
New York, NY Correspondence Letter to Remsburg

On the death of Remsburg’s 2 year old son

Wednesday,
May 4, 1887
State Supreme Court
New York, NY
Trial Cox vs. Stokes
Thursday,
June 2, 1887
Mayors office
New York, NY
Miscellaneous argued against blue laws in NY hotels
Friday,
June 3, 1887
40 Wall Street Law Office
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to Howard C. Trip

On Prohibition

Sunday,
June 5, 1887
New York, NY Tribute Lewis Masquerier
Sunday,
June 26, 1887
New York, NY Tribute Beecher Tribute
Saturday,
July 2, 1887
89 Fifth Ave
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to household

taking the yahct on Wednesday – going to Newport & possibly Marblehead – cool time in Syracuse(?)

Wednesday,
July 6, 1887
New York, NY Correspondence Letter to T.B. Murdock

About prohibition

Thursday,
September 8, 1887
Law Office Wall Street
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to Clint
Saturday,
September 10, 1887
40 Wall Street Law Office
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to household

talking about Fields debate to be published in November

Tuesday,
October 25, 1887
Yorkville Police Court
New York, NY
Trial defense of Adolph Gibbons

accused of assault on Ann Ward. Case ajourned to .

Saturday,
October 29, 1887
Yorkville Police Court
New York, NY
Trial defense of Adolph Gibbons
Wednesday,
November 2, 1887
New York, NY Interview NY Mail and Express

Trial of the Chicago Anarchists

Wednesday,
November 9, 1887
State Supreme Court
New York, NY
Trial Eno vs. Seymore et al
Monday,
November 21, 1887
Delmonicos
New York, NY
Tribute Robson & Crane Banquet
Friday,
December 16, 1887
New York, NY Tribute Knowles Tribute
1888 New York, NY Interview NY World

Woman’s Right to Divorce

Friday,
January 13, 1888 *
Date is approximate
New York, NY Interview NY Truthseeker

The Stage and the Pulpit

Tuesday,
January 24, 1888
New York, NY Lecture Police Captain’s Dinner
Saturday,
February 4, 1888 *
Date is approximate
New York, NY Interview NY Sun

Pugalism and Poker

Thursday,
March 15, 1888
Madison Square Theater
New York, NY
Miscellaneous

attended reception for Henry Irving, put on by the Gothe Society

Wednesday,
April 18, 1888
New York, NY Interview NY Herald

Roscoe Conkling

Friday,
April 20, 1888
New York, NY Interview NY Dramatic Mirror

The Church and the Stage

Friday,
April 27, 1888
New York, NY Lecture Grant’s Birthday
Tuesday,
May 8, 1888
Metropolitan Opera House
New York, NY
Miscellaneous Limits of Toleration

debate

Thursday,
May 24, 1888
New York, NY Tribute Whiting Tribute
Saturday,
May 26, 1888
New York, NY Interview NY Press

Protection – Free Trade

Wednesday,
May 30, 1888
Metropolitan Opera House
New York, NY
Lecture Decoration Day ’88
Saturday,
June 2, 1888
New York, NY Interview NY Press

Labor and Tariff Reform

Tuesday,
June 5, 1888
Madison Square Theater
New York, NY
Lecture Actor’s Fund
Saturday,
June 9, 1888
New York, NY Interview NY Press

Cleveland and Thurman

Tour:
88A
Friday,
June 29, 1888
Metropolitan Opera House
New York, NY
Political Speech Ratification Speech
Saturday,
July 7, 1888
New York, NY Interview NY Press

The Republican Platform of 1888

Sunday,
July 15, 1888
New York, NY Interview NY Press

James G. Blaine and Politics

Thursday,
July 26, 1888
New York, NY Tribute
Saturday,
July 28, 1888
New York, NY Interview NY Press

The Mills Bill

Saturday,
August 4, 1888
New York, NY Interview NY World

Society and Its Criminals

September, 1888 Cooper Union
New York, NY
Miscellaneous debate

possible debate with Henry George on Tarriffs –

October, 1888 New York, NY Writing Libel Laws

in The Herald

Saturday,
October 20, 1888
New York, NY Interview Toronto Secular Thought

Prohibition

Wednesday,
November 14, 1888
Delmonicos
New York, NY
Political Speech Speech concerning presidential campaign

speech concerning recent presidential campaign

Saturday,
November 17, 1888
New York, NY Interview NY World

Robert Elsmere

Monday,
November 26, 1888
New York, NY Miscellaneous At performance of Julia Marlowe
Saturday,
December 1, 1888
New York, NY Interview NY World

Working Girls

Tuesday,
December 11, 1888
New York, NY Interview NY Herald

On Rev. Newton

Saturday,
December 15, 1888
New York, NY Writing newspaper article

in The Herald

Saturday,
December 22, 1888
New York, NY Interview NY Star

Protection for American Actors

Wednesday,
February 6, 1889
Scottish Rite House
New York, NY
Tribute
Monday,
March 11, 1889
36 Beach Street
New York, NY
Miscellaneous Attended John Ericsson funeral

recessed Kerr trial in order to attend

Friday,
March 15, 1889
Court of Oyer and Terminer
New York, NY
Trial Kerr Trial Ended

Kerr acquitted

Sunday,
March 24, 1889
Academy of Music
New York, NY
Lecture

benefit for the Confederate Soldiers Home?

Monday,
March 25, 1889
Brunswick Hotel
New York, NY
Lecture Shakespeare

no reporters present. May not have been the same as later Shakespeare lecture.

Friday,
May 31, 1889
New York, NY Miscellaneous sick at home
Tuesday,
June 25, 1889
45 Fifth Ave
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to E. R. Johnes

about Immortality

Friday,
October 4, 1889
New York, NY Lecture speech before Delmonico banquet
November, 1889 New York, NY Trial Lawsuit between Pope & Belgian King

perhaps the most ironic client of Ingersoll’s career – he represented Pope Leo XIII

Wednesday,
November 13, 1889
400 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY
Life Event Marriage of daughter Eva

Eva married W. H. Brown

Wednesday,
November 27, 1889
400 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY
Interview NY Herald

On Thanksgiving

December, 1889 New York, NY Interview NY Tribune

Essay on Christmas

Monday,
December 9, 1889
Hotel Brunswick
New York, NY
Miscellaneous inducted as member of Gothe Society

Smith has date as the 11th

Monday,
January 6, 1890
Court of Oyer and Terminer
New York, NY
Trial Sheriff Flack Case
Thursday,
January 16, 1890
New York, NY Trial Cammerer vs. Muller

Ingersoll represented Mr. Muller

Saturday,
January 18, 1890
New York, NY Trial Cammerer vs. Muller

Ingersoll represented Mr. Muller

Sunday,
February 9, 1890
400 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to Dr. Watts

about secularism debate held in Nova Scotia

Thursday,
February 20, 1890
Delmonicos
New York, NY
Lecture Diner of Cigar Manufacturers
Sunday,
February 23, 1890
New York, NY Writing Improved Man

article in “The World” – location uncertain

Thursday,
March 20, 1890
Delmonicos
New York, NY
Miscellaneous NY Press Club Banquet

brief speech made

Saturday,
March 22, 1890
New York, NY Lecture Lotos Club Dinner Tour:
90A
Monday,
April 21, 1890
New York, NY Interview NY Herald

Pope Leo XIII

Thursday,
April 24, 1890
New York, NY Writing Crumbling Creeds

Newspaper is “The Twentieth Century”

June, 1890 New York, NY Interview NY World
Saturday,
June 7, 1890
New York, NY Interview NY Journal

The Sacredness of the Sabbath

Tuesday,
June 24, 1890
New York, NY Interview Revision of Faith

interviewed by UP reporter

Saturday,
December 27, 1890
Delmonicos
New York, NY
Lecture Manhattan Athletic Dinner
1890 New York, NY Writing Freethought Constructive?

The Truth Seeker newspaper article location uncertain

Saturday,
February 28, 1891
New York, NY Lecture Facts Tour:
91A
Tuesday,
March 3, 1891
Broadway Theater
New York, NY
Lecture Speech to Lambs Club Tour:
91A
Sunday,
March 22, 1891
Broadway Theater
New York, NY
Lecture Shakespeare

Contained the Tribute to Barrett

Tour:
91A
Thursday,
April 2, 1891
Liederkranz Club
New York, NY
Lecture Seidl-Stanton Banquet
Monday,
April 27, 1891
Home?
New York, NY
Miscellaneous Sick
Saturday,
May 2, 1891
Metropolitan Opera House
New York, NY
Lecture Liberty

filled to utmost capacity

Tour:
91C
Sunday,
May 3, 1891
Metropolitan Opera House
New York, NY
Lecture Liberty

benefit for New York Ethical Society

Tour:
91C
Thursday,
June 11, 1891
New York, NY Uncategorized NY Morning Advertiser

Creeds

Friday,
July 17, 1891
New York, NY Travel

source says that Ingersoll back in NY

Sunday,
November 22, 1891
400 Fifth Ave
New York, NY
Miscellaneous Meeting with fellow agnostics

meeting at Ingersoll’s home

Tuesday,
December 1, 1891
New York, NY Lecture Carpenter Dinner
Saturday,
December 19, 1891
Evening Telegram
New York, NY
Writing Christmas Sermon
Friday,
December 25, 1891
New York, NY Interview NY Dramatic Mirror

Plays and Players

Friday,
January 15, 1892
Unitarian Club
New York, NY
Lecture Unitarian Club Dinner
Wednesday,
January 20, 1892
Delmonico's
New York, NY
Lecture speech before Jeweler’s Board of Trade
Wednesday,
January 20, 1892
New York, NY Interview NY Morning Advertiser

Colonel Shepard’s Stage Horses

Sunday,
January 24, 1892
Hammerstein's Opera House
New York, NY
Lecture Liberty
Monday,
January 25, 1892
Police Association
New York, NY
Lecture
Thursday,
January 28, 1892
Harlem Opera House
New York, NY
Lecture Liberty
Friday,
January 29, 1892
Chickering Hall
New York, NY
Lecture Paine

celebrating Paine’s birthday

Friday,
February 5, 1892
New York, NY Interview NY Evening Advertiser

Must Religion Go?

Friday,
February 5, 1892
New York, NY Writing Christmas Sermon Reply
Tuesday,
February 23, 1892
400 Fifth Ave
New York, NY
Travel Returned from tour Tour:
92A
Saturday,
March 5, 1892 *
Date is approximate
New York, NY Writing Reply to Rev Hall & Van Norden Tour:
92A
Sunday,
March 6, 1892
Broadway Theater
New York, NY
Lecture Myth and Miracle Tour:
92A
Tuesday,
March 8, 1892
New York, NY Interview NY Morning Advertiser

just back to NY from 3-4 week tour

Tour:
92A
Monday,
March 14, 1892
Cooper Union
New York, NY
Lecture speech honoring Frederick Douglas
Wednesday,
May 11, 1892
New York, NY Travel Left NY for Mexico Trip

Mexico’ is probably ‘New Mexico’

Thursday,
September 8, 1892
New York, NY Correspondence Dear Folks
Sunday,
December 11, 1892
Broadway Theater
New York, NY
Lecture Voltaire

Dec 16?

Wednesday,
December 14, 1892 *
Date is approximate
Gray-Sheppard Case
New York, NY
Trial trial
Sunday,
December 25, 1892
New York, NY Writing Agnostic Christmas

Seems like newspaper article, not speech. RGI location indeterminate

Sunday,
January 1, 1893
Broadway Theater
New York, NY
Lecture Progress
Thursday,
February 2, 1893
New York, NY Travel returns from the West
Saturday,
February 11, 1893
Delmonicos
New York, NY
Miscellaneous Republican Club Dinner

spoke on Lincoln

Sunday,
February 12, 1893
Broadway Theater
New York, NY
Lecture Lincoln Tour:
93B
Monday,
March 6, 1893
Circuit Court
New York, NY
Trial Case of Eccles vs. Radam

Case Started

Tour:
93B
Thursday,
March 9, 1893
Circuit Court
New York, NY
Trial Case of Eccles vs. Radam

Case Finished

Tour:
93B
Sunday,
March 12, 1893
Broadway Theater
New York, NY
Lecture Shakespeare

2nd delivery of Shakespeare in NY

Tour:
93B
Friday,
March 31, 1893
Home
New York, NY
Miscellaneous Sick with Rhemetism at the back of the neck
Saturday,
April 1, 1893
Home
New York, NY
Miscellaneous Annulment of Col. Sinn

Court case postponed due to Col. Ingersoll’s illness

Thursday,
May 4, 1893 *
Date is approximate
New York, NY Interview Unknown Paper

Strikes, Expansion and Other Subjects – correspondant/typo?loc

Tour:
93C
Thursday,
June 1, 1893
New York, NY Miscellaneous dinner to celebrate Whitman’s Birthday

Ingersoll presided

Thursday,
July 20, 1893
New York, NY Interview NY Times

a Day of Pleasure

September, 1893 New York, NY Interview NY Herald

The Parliament of Religions

Friday,
September 29, 1893
New York, NY Interview NY Evening Telegram

Vivisection

Wednesday,
November 29, 1893
20 Nassau St Law Office
New York, NY
Interview NY Press

Not a Thanksgiving year

Tour:
93E
Sunday,
December 10, 1893
Broadway Theatre
New York, NY
Lecture Gods Tour:
93F
Saturday,
December 23, 1893
New York, NY Interview NY Advertiser

Women in Politics

Tour:
93F
Sunday,
January 28, 1894
Broadway Theatre
New York, NY
Lecture Moses

house filled to greatest capacity

Tour:
94A
Wednesday,
March 21, 1894 *
Date is approximate
New York, NY Interview London Sketch

Orators and Oratory – footnote says that interview was conducted at Ingersoll’s office in NY

Sunday,
April 15, 1894
Star Theatre
New York, NY
Lecture How To Be Saved? Tour:
94D
Monday,
July 9, 1894
New York, NY Interview NY Herald
Friday,
August 31, 1894
New York, NY Correspondence Letter to Maud
Tuesday,
September 4, 1894
New York, NY Correspondence Letter to Maud
Thursday,
September 13, 1894
Law Office
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to Clint
Saturday,
September 15, 1894
New York, NY Interview NY Herald

Catholicism and Protestantism. The Pope, The A.P.A., Agnosticism andthe Church

Saturday,
September 29, 1894
New York, NY Writing Elmira Reformatory

Letter to the editor of NY World

Sunday,
November 11, 1894
Star Theater
New York, NY
Lecture Holy Bible Tour:
94F
Sunday,
January 27, 1895
Fifth Ave Theater
New York, NY
Lecture Which Way? Tour:
95A
Saturday,
February 2, 1895
New York, NY Tribute Seidl Tribute Tour:
95A
Sunday,
February 3, 1895
New York, NY Travel leaves for Southern tour Tour:
95B
Sunday,
November 10, 1895
Star Theatre
New York, NY
Lecture Foundations of Faith Tour:
95E
Thursday,
November 14, 1895
New York, NY Travel Left for lecture tour

left for the west

Tour:
95F
Friday,
December 13, 1895
New York, NY Interview NY Sun Tour:
95F
Saturday,
December 14, 1895
New York, NY Interview NY Journal

Reply to the Christian Endeavorers

Tour:
95F
Monday,
December 23, 1895
New York, NY Interview NY Journal

The Venezuelan Boundry Discussion and the Whipping Post

Tour:
95F
Thursday,
January 23, 1896
New York, NY Writing College Bigotry
Sunday,
January 26, 1896
Broadway Theater
New York, NY
Lecture Shakespeare

same lecture delivered in NY about 2 years earlier

Tour:
96B
Monday,
March 30, 1896
New York, NY Lecture
Sunday,
April 19, 1896
Star Theatre
New York, NY
Lecture Agnostic Tour:
96D
Monday,
May 18, 1896
69 Wall Street
New York, NY
Trial Trial

Ingersoll a witness Continental Trust vs. Toledo RR

Thursday,
May 28, 1896
New York, NY Correspondence The Religious Beliefs of Abraham Lincoln
Saturday,
July 25, 1896
New York, NY Interview NY Journal

Spiritualism

Tour:
96F
Sunday,
October 25, 1896
Chickering Hall
New York, NY
Lecture

appeared with G.W. Foote & Charles Watt

Tour:
96H
Thursday,
October 29, 1896
Carnegie Hall
New York, NY
Political Speech Gold Tour:
96H
Sunday,
November 22, 1896
New York, NY Travel returned to NYC from Chicago
Sunday,
February 7, 1897
Harlem Opera House
New York, NY
Lecture Holy Bible
Sunday,
February 14, 1897
Academy of Music
New York, NY
Lecture Reform Mankind
Monday,
February 15, 1897
New York, NY Interview New York Herald

About lithographs for his lecture next being torn down

Sunday,
April 25, 1897
New York, NY Lecture Individuality

location uncertain

Wednesday,
June 23, 1897
New York, NY Correspondence Letter to Maud
Sunday,
October 31, 1897
Grand Opera House
New York, NY
Lecture Liberty Tour:
97E
Sunday,
December 19, 1897
Fifth Avenue Theater
New York, NY
Lecture Tour:
97F
Friday,
December 31, 1897
Berliner Recording Studio
New York, NY
Miscellaneous Audio Recording – Liberty

Berliner Catalog 695

Friday,
December 31, 1897
Berliner Recording Studio
New York, NY
Miscellaneous Audio Recording – Hope

Berliner Catalog 697

Saturday,
January 15, 1898
220 Madison Ave
New York, NY
Correspondence Letter to actor James E. Sullivan
April, 1898 New York, NY Interview New York Sun

How to Become an Orator

Tour:
98C
Thursday,
September 8, 1898
New York, NY Tribute Robertson Tribute
Tuesday,
November 15, 1898
New York, NY Trial Representing Mary Robertson in contesting will

before Surrogate Fitzgerald

Saturday,
November 26, 1898
New York, NY Lecture Lotos Club Dinner
Sunday,
November 27, 1898
Academy of Music
New York, NY
Lecture Superstition
Saturday,
December 17, 1898
Fifth Ave Presbyterian Church
New York, NY
Miscellaneous Attended funeral for Calvin S. Brice
Sunday,
February 5, 1899
Academy of Music
New York, NY
Lecture The Devil Tour:
99A
Saturday,
February 18, 1899
New York, NY Correspondence Letter to Dr. Ranney
Saturday,
March 18, 1899
New York, NY Interview New York Sun

This Century’s Glories correspondant?

Tour:
99B
Thursday,
March 23, 1899
Fifth Ave Theater
New York, NY
Lecture The Children of the Stage Tour:
99B
Monday,
March 27, 1899
Waldorf Astoria
New York, NY
Tribute Bailey Tribute
March, 1899 New York, NY Interview New York Mind

Psychical Research and the Bible

Tuesday,
April 25, 1899
New York, NY Interview Interview:

Negro Lynchings

Sunday,
May 14, 1899
Academy of Music
New York, NY
Lecture Paine