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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1124-1124.1

George William Curtis correspondence

Correspondence of American author, orator, editor, and reformer George William Curtis.

Dates

  • 1842-1893

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

4 linear feet (8 boxes)

Correspondence of George William Curtis with William Douglas O'Connor, Wendell Phillps, and Daniel Ricketson, among others. Includes over 300 letters from Curtis to Charles Eliot Norton.

Biographical / Historical

Curtis was an American author, orator, editor, and reformer.

Arrangement

Organized into two series:
  1. bMS Am 1124
  2. bMS Am 1124.1
  3. Name index of principal recipients of letters from George William Curtis.
Both series arranged alphabetically by author.

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

No accession number. Gift of Bridgham Curtis, 90 Broad Street, New York, New York; received: 1940-1942.

Name index of principal recipients of letters from George William Curtis.

Chadwick, John White, 1840-1904, recipient. 432, 450, 453, 456, 465, 468, 475.
Curtis, George, 1796-1856, recipient. 6, 7, 22, 24, 25, 26, 27, 37, 38, 40, 41, 42, 43, 45, 46, 50, 51, 52, 53, 54, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 70.
Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908, recipient. 15, 17, 18, 19, 21, 23, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 33, 34, 35, 36, 39, 44, 47, 48, 49, 55, 56, 57, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68, 72, 73, 74, 75, 77, 78, 82, 84, 86, 92, 93, 101, 102, 115, 120, 122, 123, 124, 126, 127, 128, 130, 131, 132, 133, 134, 136, 138, 139, 140, 141, 142, 148, 153, 154, 156, 158, 160, 161, 162, 163, 164, 166, 167, 168, 170, 171, 172, 173, 174, 176, 177, 179, 180, 181, 182, 183, 184, 185, 186, 187, 188, 189, 190, 191, 192, 193, 194, 195, 196, 197, 198, 199, 200, 201, 202, 203, 204, 205, 206, 208, 209, 210, 211, 214, 215, 216, 217, 219, 220, 221, 222, 223, 224, 225, 226, 227, 228, 229, 230, 231, 232, 233, 234, 235, 236, 237, 238, 240, 241, 242, 243, 245, 246, 247, 248, 249, 250, 251, 252, 253, 254, 255, 256, 257, 258, 259, 260, 261, 262, 263, 264, 265, 266, 267, 268, 269, 271, 272, 276, 278, 279, 281, 282, 283, 284, 285, 286, 287, 288, 289, 293, 294, 295, 296, 297, 298, 299, 300, 301, 302, 303, 308, 309, 310, 312, 314, 315, 316, 317, 318, 319, 320, 321, 324, 325, 326, 327, 328, 329, 330, 331, 332, 333, 334, 335, 336.
Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908, recipient. 337, 338, 339, 340, 342, 343, 344, 345, 347, 348, 349, 350, 353, 354, 355, 356, 359, 360, 362, 364, 365, 366, 367, 368, 370, 371, 372, 373, 374, 375, 377, 378, 379, 381, 382, 384, 385, 386, 388, 389, 390, 391, 392, 393, 394, 400, 402, 404, 405, 408, 409, 410, 411, 412, 414, 415, 418, 419, 420, 422, 423, 424, 426, 427, 428, 429, 430, 433, 435, 437, 438, 439, 440, 442, 443, 444, 446, 448, 449, 455, 459, 460, 461, 462, 463, 464, 467, 469, 470, 471, 472, 473, 474, 476, 477, 478, 479.
O'Connor, William Douglas, 1832-1889, recipient. 79, 80, 81, 83, 85, 87, 88, 89, 90, 91, 95, 96, 97, 98, 99, 100, 103, 105, 106, 107, 108, 109, 112, 113, 114, 116, 117, 121, 129, 137, 144, 145, 146, 149, 150, 151, 152, 155, 157, 165, 169, 270, 273, 274, 277, 291, 322, 395, 396, 397, 416.
Ricketson, Anna, recipient. 304, 305, 352, 401.
Ricketson, Daniel, 1813-1898, recipient. 71, 110, 118, 119, 125, 135, 143, 147, 159, 178, 207, 213, 218, 239, 244, 275, 280, 290, 306, 307, 311, 313, 323, 341, 351, 358, 369, 376, 383, 399, 407, 417, 425, 431, 434, 441, 445, 454, 481, 616.
Title
Curtis, George William, 1824-1892. George William Curtis correspondence: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00360

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