James Russell Lowell letters to the Norton family
Letters of a personal and social nature from American author James Russell Lowell to Norton and Sedgwick family members.
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.5 linear feet (1 box)
Letters of a personal and social nature to Jane, Grace and Sarah Norton, and Sara and Theodora Sedgwick, as well as a few poems by Lowell.
Biographical / Historical
Lowell was an American author, poet, editor, teacher, and diplomat.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Miss Elizabeth G. Norton; received: 1939March 11.
- Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891. James Russell Lowell letters to the Norton family, 1844-1889: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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