Ralph Waldo Emerson miscellaneous correspondence
Correspondence of the Transcendentalist poet and essayist Ralph Waldo Emerson.
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Extent.5 linear feet (1 box)
"Catch-all" collection chiefly consisting of letters from Emerson to various correspondents, including Thomas Carlyle, Edward Everett Hale, and Samuel Gray Ward.
Biographical / Historical
Ralph Waldo Emerson was an American lecturer, poet, and essayist, and the leading exponent of New England Transcendentalism.
Arranged alphabetically by correspondent or title.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Received from various sources at various times. Accession information is given with the item entry.
- Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. Ralph Waldo Emerson miscellaneous correspondence, 1825-1881 (MS Am 1189): Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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