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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1280.228

Ralph Waldo Emerson additional papers

Correspondence and compositions of American writer Ralph Waldo Emerson.

Dates

  • 1852-1898

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 from RWE to Edward Waldo Emerson, compositions by RWE and Edward Waldo Emerson, and other correspondence of RWE and the Emerson family.

Biographical / Historical

Ralph Waldo Emerson was an American essayist, poet, and philosopher.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically.

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

*74M-9. Deposited by Mrs. Raymond Emerson; received: 1974.
Title
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. Ralph Waldo Emerson additional papers, 1852-1898: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00350

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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