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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Eng 814

Caroline Bowles Southey letters to Mary Ann Watts Hughes

Overview

Letters of English poet Caroline Bowels Southey to Mary Ann Watts Hughes.

Dates

  • 1840-1852

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Extent

1 linear feet (2 boxes)
Consists of 99 personal letters from Southey to her friend Mary Hughes, and a few poems.

Biographical / Historical

Southey, an English poet, was the second wife of poet and historian Robert Southey.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

51M-22. Purchased; received: 1951 August 14
Title
Southey, Caroline Bowles, 1786-1854. Caroline Bowles Southey letters to Mary Ann Watts Hughes, 1840-1852: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou01235

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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