Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
The Emily Dickinson original manuscripts may not be used without the curator's permission (items (91), (92), (93), (94), (95)); readers should use digital surrogates or consult photocopy versions in item (95a).
The Charlotte Brontë manscript in item (42) is fragile and may not be used without the curator's permission; readers should consult enlarged photocopy version in item (42a).
4 linear feet (10 boxes)
Number (116) has been omitted from this series.
Biographical / Historical
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Original correspondence of John Keats and other Keats-related material is now MS Keats 1-6.
- Correspondence of Ridgeley Torrence, item (309), is now bMS Lowell 19 (1214a).
- Lowell 4210.5 is now MS Lowell 10
- Lowell 4211.22 is now MS Lowell 17
Original finding aid is in curatorial file. A few items were not located at the time of the 2011 recataloging and have been so noted in the item entries below.
- Lowell, Amy, 1874-1925, collector. Amy Lowell autograph collection, 1523-1930: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
- EAD ID
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