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Title
"The Park." Holograph poem, unsigned, undated
Names
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 (Author)
Collection

Ralph Waldo Emerson collection of papers

Series I: Manuscripts

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1841 (Approximate)
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Emerson
Shelf locator: Emerson MS Poem The Park
Topics
Intellectuals -- United States
Genres
Manuscripts
Poetry
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Content: "almost certainly composed in the fall or winter of 1841" (Collected Works, 9:164).
Ownership: W. T. H. Howe
Publications: Published in Poems (Boston: James Munroe, 1847 [i.e. December 1846]).
Citation/reference: The Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, vol. 9, Poems: A Variorum Edition, ed. Albert J. von Frank and Thomas Wortham (Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press, 2011), 164-66.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 leaf
[1 written side]. Printer's copy for Poems (London, 1847), on page numbered 122. Accompanied by printed version, 1 leaf. Accompanied by printed image (photographic?) of park, 1 leaf.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19738382
MSS Unit ID: 22322
Other local Identifier: 4882867
Other local Identifier: fba94000-2c30-0130-a165-58d385a7b928
Other local Identifier: Berg Coll MSS Emerson
Archives EAD ID: 945943
Accession number: 122458B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 34d158f0-091a-013a-e784-0242ac110004
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1803: Creator Born
  • 1841: Created
  • 1882: Creator Died
  • 2022: Digitized
  • 2022: Found by you!
  • 2023

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. ""The Park." Holograph poem, unsigned, undated" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1841. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/66b496c0-bb15-0130-965c-58d385a7b928

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. ""The Park." Holograph poem, unsigned, undated" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 3, 2022. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/66b496c0-bb15-0130-965c-58d385a7b928

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1841). "The Park." Holograph poem, unsigned, undated Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/66b496c0-bb15-0130-965c-58d385a7b928

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"The Park." Holograph poem, unsigned, undated