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George Ripley autograph letter signed to John Sullivan Dwight, Brook Farm, March 19, 1846

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Title:
George Ripley autograph letter signed to John Sullivan Dwight, Brook Farm, March 19, 1846
Description:
Ripley describes the future prospects of the community after the Phalanstery fire. He also comments on the belated celebration of Charles A. Dana's marriage. Quoted in The Idyll of Brook Farm, p. 39-40.
Author:
Ripley, George, 1802-1880
Addressee:
Dwight, John Sullivan, 1813-1893
Name on Item:
GR
Date:
March 19, 1846
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
MS E.4.1 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
John Sullivan Dwight correspondence regarding Brook Farm, 1840-1848
Subjects:
Brook Farm Phalanx (West Roxbury, Boston, Mass.)
Dana, Charles A. (Charles Anderson), 1819-1897
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonWest Roxbury
Extent:
1 sheet (2 p.)
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Terms of Use:
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Notes (date):
Date from item.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Letter quoted in: Haraszti, Zoltàn. "The Idyll of Brook Farm as Revealed by Unpublished Letters in the Boston Public Library." Trustees of the Boston Public Library, 1937, Boston.
Language:
English
Call #:
MS E.4.1 no. 61
Barcode:
39999085841391