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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1280.225

Ralph Waldo Emerson letters from various correspondents

Overview

Letters to American writer Ralph Waldo Emerson from friends and colleagues.

Dates

  • 1820-1877

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

.5 linear feet (1 box)
Includes letters to Ralph Waldo Emerson from friends and colleagues, and Emerson family correspondence, including letters from Mary Moody Emerson.

Biographical / Historical

Ralph Waldo Emerson was an American essayist and poet.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by correspondent.

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

*73M-14. Deposited by Ralph Waldo Emerson Memorial Association; received: 1942.
Title
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882, recipient. Ralph Waldo Emerson letters from various correspondents, 1820-1877: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00343

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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