Edgar Allan Poe, Philadelphia, PA., autograph letter signed to Thimotheus Whackemwell [John N. McJilton], 11 August 1841
- Edgar Allan Poe, Philadelphia, PA., autograph letter signed to Thimotheus Whackemwell [John N. McJilton], 11 August 1841
Returns a cipher sent to him as a practical joke.
- Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849
- M'Jilton, J. N. (John Nelson), 1805-1875
August 11, 1841
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 13, Ms. Gris. 837 (shelf locator)
- Collection (local):
Rufus W. Griswold Papers, 1834-1857
American literature--19th century--History and criticism
Authors, American--19th century--Correspondence
Authors and publishers
Poets, American--19th century--Correspondence
- 1 item
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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.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Written on the same sheet as John Nelson McJilton note signed to Edgar Allan Poe, 13 August : See Ms. Gris. 725.
- Accession #:
Ms. Gris. 837