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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1127.1

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow letters to Thomas Bailey Aldrich,

Letters from American poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow to Atlantic Monthly editor Thomas Bailey Aldrich.

Dates

  • 1858-1882.

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

1 collection (1 volume (.5 linear ft.))

Includes letters from Longfellow to Aldrich, mostly concerning Aldrich's poetry, and one letter from Annie Allegra Longfellow to Aldrich, concerning two of her father's poems.
Scope and Contents Contains letters from Longfellow to Aldrich, and one letter from Annie Allegra Longfellow to Aldrich.

Biographical / Historical

Longfellow was an American poet; Aldrich was a poet, novelist and short story writer, and editor of Every Saturday (1865-1974) and the Atlantic Monthly (1881-1890).

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

*42M-887. Gift of the Thomas Bailey Aldrich Memorial Trustees; received: 1948 July.
Title
Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow letters to Thomas Bailey Aldrich: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00404

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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