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Charles Fenno Hoffman, New York, autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 11 July 1845

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Title:
Charles Fenno Hoffman, New York, autograph letter signed to R. W. Griswold, 11 July 1845
Description:
Mentions Griswold's "letters on Literature" in the [Washington Daily National?] Intelligencer. Comments amusingly on the first meeting between [Edgar Allan] Poe and [Henry Theodore] Tuckerman. Teases Griswold about a lady.
Author:
Hoffman, Charles Fenno, 1806-1884
Addressee:
Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857
Date:
July 11, 1845
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 8, Ms. Gris. 554 (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
Tuckerman, Henry T. (Henry Theodore), 1813-1871
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849
Extent:
1 item
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Terms of Use:
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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. 554
Barcode:
39999085429080