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Elizabeth Fries (Lummis) Ellet, 797 Broadway, New York, NY., autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, [1849]

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Title:
Elizabeth Fries (Lummis) Ellet, 797 Broadway, New York, NY., autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, [1849]
Description:
Is not responsible for the article [on The Female Poets of America?] in Neal's Gazette. Has indeed spoken to several people of [Griswold's] unjust attack on Miss [Caroline] May and his misstatements concerning herself [in The Female Poets of America] but would not allow her judgment of a work to be influenced by any private sense of injury.
Author:
Ellet, E. F. (Elizabeth Fries), 1818-1877
Addressee:
Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857
Date:
[1849]
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 5, Ms. Gris. 298 (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
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. 298
Barcode:
39999085429056