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Location: Shelved in Dickinson closet
Call No.: MS Am 1118
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886.
Title: Emily Dickinson letters to Henry Vaughan Emmons,
Quantity: 1 collection (.1 linear feet (1 volume)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters from the Massachusetts poet Emily Dickinson, to her friend, Henry Vaughan Emmons.
Papers previously with this grouping called "Miscellaneous papers having to do with Emily Dickinson's letters to Emmons" have been moved to the curatorial file.
Dickinson was a poet of Amherst, Mass. Henry Vaughan Emmons (1832-1912) was a friend of her cousin, John Long Graves, while both were at Amherst College (Emmons, class of 1854). Emmons often visited the Dickinson home and became a friend of the family. He was an evangelist minister and occupied pulpits in various New England churches.
References included in the notes are to: JL = Johnson, Thomas, ed. The letters of Emily Dickinson. Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1958. This collection includes Johnson's "HCL E" letters.
- JL = Johnson, Thomas, ed. The letters of Emily Dickinson. Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1958.
Fourteen autograph letters from Emily Dickinson to her friend Henry Vaughan Emmons.