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Celia Thaxter autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Boston, 21 October 1882

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Item Information

Title:
Celia Thaxter autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Boston, 21 October 1882
Description:
Telling that while she agrees with him about Oscar Wilde from the literary point of view, she feels that to insult and flout him while he was a guest in American was mean and base. Old folder #: 132.
Author:
Thaxter, Celia, 1835-1894
Addressee:
Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
Name on Item:
Celia Thaxter
Date:
October 21, 1882
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
MS P.91.37, 73-151 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Thomas Wentworth Higginson Correspondence, 1848-1909
Subjects:
Abolitionists--United States--History--19th century
Women--Suffrage
Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)Boston
Extent:
1 sheet (2 p.) + 1 envelope
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Notes (date):
Date from item.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Call #:
MS P.91.37 (133)
Barcode:
39999085841375