Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph letter to Mary Channing Higginson, late summer 1876
- Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph letter to Mary Channing Higginson, late summer 1876
Discussing happiness, enclosing pressed fern.
- Higginson, Mary Elizabeth, -1877
- Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886
July 1876–August 1876
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
- Collection (local):
- 1 item (1 sheet) + accompanying material
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
- Notes (acquisition):
Donated to the Boston Public Library by Thomas Wentworth Higginson in 1911.
- Notes (date):
Date from Johnson Letter 472.
- Notes (citation):
References: Johnson, Thomas H., "The Letters of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1958): Letter 472 and Johnson, Thomas H., "The Poems of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1955): Poem 1361.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Accompanying material includes 1 envelope and 1 pressed fern.
Poem included within the letter is "The Flake the Wind exasperate", Johnson Poem 1361.
- Accession #:
Ms. Am. 1093 (73)
BPL Higginson number: 66
BPL Higginson number: 66b
BPL Higginson number: 66a