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Title
Autobiography of the "Twain" family. Holograph MS, [1871].
Names
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 (Creator)
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910 (Creator)
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910 (Author)
Collection

Samuel Langhorne Clemens collection of papers, 1856-1938 (bulk 1870-1938)

Manuscripts and Typescripts

Manuscripts

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1871
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Clemens
Shelf locator: Mark Twain's Autobiography Original MS +
Topics
fictional biography
Genres
Manuscripts
burlesques
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Ownership: W. T. H. Howe
Physical Description
Manuscripts
Extent: 6 leaves
[6 written sides]. Mark Twain's (Burlesque) Autobiography. Holograph MS, no date. Published 1871. Includes printed pamphlet version of 1910 (Ormeril Company) (acc. #: 105387B).
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15893396
MSS Unit ID: 19174
Accession number: 105385B (+ 105387B printed)
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d294bbc0-ee33-012f-df77-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1835: Creator Born
  • 1871: Issued
  • 1910: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Autobiography of the "Twain" family. Holograph MS, [1871]. " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1871. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ff2a5690-5df1-0132-a7a2-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Autobiography of the "Twain" family. Holograph MS, [1871]. " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 16, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ff2a5690-5df1-0132-a7a2-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1871). Autobiography of the "Twain" family. Holograph MS, [1871]. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/ff2a5690-5df1-0132-a7a2-58d385a7b928

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Autobiography of the "Twain" family. Holograph MS, [1871].