MS Am 1118.7

Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886. Emily Dickinson miscellaneous papers, 1858-1899: Guide.

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Last update 2014 May 22

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
Location: MS, b
Call No.: MS Am 1118.7
Creator: Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886.
Title: Emily Dickinson miscellaneous papers,
Date(s): 1858-1899.
Quantity: .3 linear feet (1 box and 1 volume)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Miscellaneous papers by and about the poet, Emily Dickinson, and the Dickinson family.

Processing Information:

Processed by: Leslie A. Morris and Bonnie B. Salt

Acquisition Information:

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Preferred Citation for Publication:

Emily Dickinson Miscellaneous Papers, 1858-1899 (MS Am 1118.7). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Historical Note

Dickinson was a poet of Amherst, Mass.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by author.

Scope and Content

Includes a variety of materials by and about the poet Emily Dickinson and the Dickinson family. Emily Dickinson items include letters, autograph poems, a black cake recipe, and a visiting card. Letters are to family members including Susan Huntington Dickinson, Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Martha Gilbert Smith, and others.
Family miscellany includes letters from Lavinia Norcross Dickinson and others.

Bibliography

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