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Charles Frederick Briggs, autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, [6 August 1848?]

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Item Information

Title:
Charles Frederick Briggs, autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, [6 August 1848?]
Description:
Summarizes his own literary career. Discusses the organization of the Copyright Club. Writes warmly of [James Russell] Lowell and [William] Page.
Author:
Briggs, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1804-1877
Addressee:
Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857
Date:
[August 6, 1848?]
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 2, Ms. Gris. 79 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Rufus W. Griswold Papers, 1834-1857
Subjects:
American literature--19th century--History and criticism
Authors, American--19th century--Correspondence
Authors and publishers
Poets, American--19th century--Correspondence
Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891
Extent:
1 item
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Notes (acquisition):
This collection was donated to the Boston Public Library by Mrs. Rufus Griswold in 1900.
Notes (date):
Date from item or from supporting materials.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Accession #:
Ms. Gris. 79
Barcode:
39999085429023