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Title
Edith Emerson Forbes ALS to Charles Eliot Norton, May 15, 1890
Names
Forbes, Edith Emerson 1841 - 1929 (Author)
Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908 (Addressee)
Collection

Ralph Waldo Emerson collection of papers

Series V: Related Correspondence

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1890-05-15
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Emerson
Shelf locator: Immortality - Original Manuscript - Ralph Waldo Emerson +
Topics
Intellectuals -- United States
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882
Genres
Correspondence
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 double leaf
[3 written pages], with envelope, presenting the manuscript of "Immortality" [104 leaves within wrapper, 163 written pages]. Enclosed within parchment folder; within suede leather pouch, tooled with "Charles Eliot Norton"; within tooled leather box, with color portrait of RWE on inside cover. Accompanied by ALS from RWE to A. T. Goodman, Mar. 1, 1866, 1 leaf.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19738382
MSS Unit ID: 22322
Other local Identifier: 4883295
Other local Identifier: c650cfc0-2dcd-0130-9264-58d385a7b928
Other local Identifier: Berg Coll MSS Emerson +
Archives EAD ID: 946107
Accession number: 122905B(b)
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5cea56d0-091a-013a-f07f-0242ac110003
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1841: Creator Born
  • 1890: Created
  • 1929: Creator Died
  • 2022: Digitized
  • 2024: Found by you!
  • 2025

MLA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Edith Emerson Forbes ALS to Charles Eliot Norton, May 15, 1890" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1890. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8fce54c0-3ff9-0131-8ab3-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Edith Emerson Forbes ALS to Charles Eliot Norton, May 15, 1890" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 16, 2024. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8fce54c0-3ff9-0131-8ab3-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1890). Edith Emerson Forbes ALS to Charles Eliot Norton, May 15, 1890 Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8fce54c0-3ff9-0131-8ab3-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Edith Emerson Forbes ALS to Charles Eliot Norton, May 15, 1890