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Title
Thoreau, Henry D., ALS to. Oct. 21, 1848.
Names
Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864 (Author)
Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 (Recipient)
Collection

Nathaniel Hawthorne collection of papers, 1694-1931 bulk (1817-1864)

Correspondence

Outgoing Correspondence

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1848-10-21
Place: Salem, MA
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Hawthorne, N.
Shelf locator: m.b. Hawthorne, Nathaniel. ALS
Genres
Correspondence
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Citation/reference: Centenary Edition, XVI, The Letters 1843-1853, p. 243, #394.
Ownership: [Wakeman?]; Howe Formerly tipped into the copy of The Scarlet Letter that was presented to his sister, Elizabeth M. Hawthorne, later owned by Mary L. Shepard, Emily P. Reed, Stephen H. Wakeman, W. T. H. Howe. Uncertain when letter was inserted.
Physical Description
Letters
Extent: 1 double leaf
[1 written page, 1 page for address]
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15823745
MSS Unit ID: 19124
Accession number: 135195B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 14c4a010-4180-0130-d80a-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1804: Creator Born
  • 1848: Created
  • 1864: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2018: Found by you!
  • 2019

MLA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Thoreau, Henry D., ALS to. Oct. 21, 1848." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1848. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bbbee970-cb95-0130-3262-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Thoreau, Henry D., ALS to. Oct. 21, 1848." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 14, 2018. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bbbee970-cb95-0130-3262-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1848). Thoreau, Henry D., ALS to. Oct. 21, 1848. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/bbbee970-cb95-0130-3262-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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Thoreau, Henry D., ALS to. Oct. 21, 1848.