Samuel Ward letters to various correspondents
Letters written by the American author Samuel Ward to his daughter, Julia Ward Howe, and others.
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.
Papers were formerly restricted. Opened in 2001.
Extent.5 linear feet (1 box)
Letters written by Samuel Ward to John W. Francis, Mary Elizabeth Cutler Francis, Julia Ward Howe and others. Also includes 19 letters from Julia Ward Howe to Maria Elizabeth Cutler Francis.
Biographical / Historical
Samuel Ward was an American author. His daughter, Julia Ward Howe, was the author of the "Battle hymn of the Republic" and other works and a women's suffrage and club leader and lecturer.
Arranged alphabetically by recipient.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
53M-148 - 53M-149. Gift of Rosalind Richards, Gardiner, Maine; received: 1954 May 24.
- Ward, Samuel, 1786-1839. Samuel Ward letters to various correspondents, 1812-1863: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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