John Neal, Portland, autograph letter signed to Frances Sargent (Locke) Osgood, [25 April 1846]
- John Neal, Portland, autograph letter signed to Frances Sargent (Locke) Osgood, [25 April 1846]
A friendly letter, asking for Mrs. Osgood's poems, and a lock of Poe's hair for the writer's daughter Mary.
- Neal, John, 1793-1876
- Osgood, Frances Sargent, 1811-1850
[April 25, 1846]
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 11, Ms. Gris. 747 (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
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849
- 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.
On same sheet is a letter from Mary Neal to Frances Sargent (Locke) Osgood, 25 April 1846: See Ms. Gris. 761.
- Accession #:
Ms. Gris. 747