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Title
Autograph letter signed to William Thomas Baxter, 8 June 1812
Additional title: Autograph letter signed
Names
Godwin, William, 1756-1836 (Author)
Baxter, William Thomas, 1771-1842 (Addressee)
Collection

William Godwin manuscript material

Series II. Correspondence

To William Thomas Baxter, friend of the family in Dundee

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1812-06-08
Library locations
Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle
Shelf locator: Pforz MS (G 0049)
Genres
Correspondence
Notes
Citation/reference: Shelley and his Circle, SC 216 : volume III, page 100
Funding: Digitized through a major grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the human endeavor.
Physical Description
Extent: 3 pages : double sheet
Description
From Skinner Street; having just sent fourteen year-old Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley away to Scotland, "…parting with her, for the first time for so great a distance…"; begins, "I have shipped off to you in yesterday's packet, the Osnaburgh, Captain Wishart, my only daughter."
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b16574527
MSS Unit ID: 21908
Archives EAD ID: 3361006
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 178d8730-306a-013b-e3c5-0242ac110003
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1756: Creator Born
  • 1812: Created
  • 1836: Creator Died
  • 2022: Digitized
  • 2023: Found by you!
  • 2024

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Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. "Autograph letter signed to William Thomas Baxter, 8 June 1812" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed February 4, 2023. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a98c042b-0782-63fe-e040-e00a1806600f

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Carl H. Pforzheimer Collection of Shelley and His Circle, The New York Public Library. (1812). Autograph letter signed to William Thomas Baxter, 8 June 1812 Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a98c042b-0782-63fe-e040-e00a1806600f

Wikipedia Citation

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Autograph letter signed to William Thomas Baxter, 8 June 1812