Wild Apples. 4 leaves of holograph draft, unsigned and undated.

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Title
Wild Apples. 4 leaves of holograph draft, unsigned and 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: 1850 - 1860
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: H.D.Thoreau Original Manuscript -- Wild Apples Chapter of Excursions +
Topics
Transcendentalism (New England)
Nature study
Genres
Natural history
Essays
Lectures and lecturing
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Date: The journal entries that serve as a starting point for the essay date from 1850-52. The lecture "Wild Apples" was first delivered in February 1860, and the essay was first published in November 1862 in the Atlantic Monthly, posthumously. It was published in book form in Excursions (1863).
Ownership: W. T. H. Howe
Physical Description
Manuscripts
Extent: 4 leaves
all with attachments, affixed by wax. Typed transcription, 5 leaves.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15520476
MSS Unit ID: 19098
Accession number: 179896B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 1cf09880-1b1b-0130-42aa-58d385a7b928
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1817: Creator Born
  • 1850: 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. "Wild Apples. 4 leaves of holograph draft, unsigned and undated. " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1850 - 1860. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e26fc720-6d0b-0132-8333-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Wild Apples. 4 leaves of holograph draft, unsigned and undated. " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 17, 2017. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e26fc720-6d0b-0132-8333-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1850 - 1860). Wild Apples. 4 leaves of holograph draft, unsigned and undated. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e26fc720-6d0b-0132-8333-58d385a7b928

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Wild Apples. 4 leaves of holograph draft, unsigned and undated.