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Title
etter of April 27, 1844
Names
Irving, Washington (1783-1859) (Author)
Collection

Washington Irving collection of papers, [1805]-1933 bulk (1815-1859).

Series IV : Correspondence

A. Outgoing Correspondence

Letterbook containing copies of 33 official letters, April 23-July 27, 1844 written by Irving from Madrid and Barcelona while ambassador to Spain. 17 of the copies in Irving's hand].

Dates / Origin
Date Created: Apr. 23, 1844 - July 27,1844
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Irving
Topics
Irving, Washington, 1783-1859
Notes
Content: This is a synthetic collection that includes manuscripts, portraits, pictorial works, commonplace books, journals, and notebooks, a certificate, a scrapbook and correspondence. The manuscripts include early holograph drafts and notes for The Alhambra, Communipaw, A history of New York, sections of the Life of George Washington, and notes and fragments of Mahomet and his successors. They also include fragments from the Legend of Sleepy Hollow, portions of text extracted from the Knickerbocker, two packets of holographic notes headed "Alhambra", holograph of Newstead abbey, proverbs apparently from Spanish sources, and notes and incomplete drafts for The sketchbook.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15797291
RLIN/OCLC: NYPW03-A85
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): dd37c4f0-c6b5-012f-7e8b-58d385a7bc34
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • : Created
  • 1783: Creator Born
  • 1859: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2016: Found by you!
  • 2017

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etter of April 27, 1844