Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 17 March 1866
- Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 17 March 1866
Asking him to visit, discussing and sending clipping of The snake.
- Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
- Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886
- Name on Item:
March 17, 1866
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 item.
- Notes (citation):
References: Johnson, Thomas H., "The Letters of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1958): Letter 316 and Johnson, Thomas H., "The Poems of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1955): Poem 1067.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Accompanying material includes 1 envelope postmarked Hadley, Mass. and 1 newspaper clipping titled "The Snake."
Poem included within the letter is "Except the smaller size," Johnson Poem 1067.
- Accession #:
Ms. Am. 1093 (23)
BPL Higginson number: 59
BPL Higginson number: 59a
BPL Higginson number: 115