[A Plea for Captain John Brown], notes for lecture, holograph, unsigned, undated.

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Title
[A Plea for Captain John Brown], notes for lecture, holograph, unsigned, undated.
Names
Thoreau, Henry David, 1817-1862 (Author)
Collection

Henry David Thoreau Papers, 1837-1917 bulk (1837-1860)

Series I: Manuscripts by Henry David Thoreau

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1859-10-17 - 1859-10-30
Place: [Concord, MA]
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Thoreau
Shelf locator: Notes on Fruits +
Topics
Transcendentalism (New England)
Nature study
Genres
Lectures and lecturing
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Date: Raid on Harper's Ferry took place on October 16, 1859, and HDT first delivered the lecture on October 30, 1859.
Citation/reference: William Howarth, The Literary Manuscripts of Henry David Thoreau (Columbus, Ohio: Ohio State University Press, 1974): no reference.
Ownership: W. T. H. Howe
Physical Description
Manuscripts
Extent: 1 leaf
Included in [Notes on fruits], on p. [343].
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15520476
MSS Unit ID: 19098
Accession number: 173769B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 12384480-1c76-0130-e8de-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1817: Creator Born
  • 1859: Created (Approximate)
  • 1862: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2017: Found by you!
  • 2018

MLA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "[A Plea for Captain John Brown], notes for lecture, holograph, unsigned, undated." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1859 - 1859. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c1e3e1b0-175b-0132-25a6-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "[A Plea for Captain John Brown], notes for lecture, holograph, unsigned, undated." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 17, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c1e3e1b0-175b-0132-25a6-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1859 - 1859). [A Plea for Captain John Brown], notes for lecture, holograph, unsigned, undated. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/c1e3e1b0-175b-0132-25a6-58d385a7b928

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[A Plea for Captain John Brown], notes for lecture, holograph, unsigned, undated.