Lambert A. Wilmer, Philadelphia, PA., autograph letter signed to John Tomlin, 20 May 1843
- Lambert A. Wilmer, Philadelphia, PA., autograph letter signed to John Tomlin, 20 May 1843
Has sent Tomlin Recantation. Sumner L. Fairfield has become "a common loafer," and Poe is "going headlong to destruction." Describes the disintegration of the "Philadelphia Clique" - [Robert T.] Conrad, R[obert] Morris, [Joseph C.] Neal. Will soon publish Preferment, a political satire.
- Wilmer, Lambert A., 1805?-1863
- Tomlin, Jno. (John)
May 20, 1843
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Box 19, Ms. Gris. 1248 (shelf locator)
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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
Fairfield, Sumner Lincoln, 1803-1844
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849
Conrad, Robert Taylor, 1810-1858
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This collection was donated to the Boston Public Library by Mrs. Rufus Griswold in 1900.
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Ms. Gris. 1248