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Title
"Dirge." Holograph poem, unsigned, dated 1838.
Names
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 (Author)
Collection

Ralph Waldo Emerson collection of papers

Series I: Manuscripts

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1838
Place: [Concord, MA]
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Emerson
Shelf locator: m.b. Emerson ALS A - H
Topics
Intellectuals -- United States
Genres
Manuscripts
Poetry
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Publications: Poems (Boston: James Munroe, 1847 [i.e. December, 1846]).
Ownership: Owen D. Young
Citation/reference: The Collected Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson, vol. 9, Poems: A Variorum Edition, ed. Albert J. von Frank and Thomas Wortham (Cambridge, MA: Belknap Press, 2011), 282-87.
Physical Description
Extent: 1 double leaf
[3 written sides]. Printer's copy for Poems (London, 1847), ink on leaves numbered 205, 206, 207. Typed transcription, 2 leaves. Collector's cover sheet (Owen Young), 1 leaf.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19738382
MSS Unit ID: 22322
Accession number: 214292B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 0b38dc80-26a6-0130-38aa-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1803: Creator Born
  • 1838: Created
  • 1882: Creator Died
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1838). "Dirge." Holograph poem, unsigned, dated 1838. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/e7022420-b049-0130-21d1-58d385a7bbd0

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"Dirge." Holograph poem, unsigned, dated 1838.