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Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph manuscript poem: It sounded as if the streets were running, 1877

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Title:
Emily Dickinson, Amherst, Mass., autograph manuscript poem: It sounded as if the streets were running, 1877
Title (alt.) :
A gale
Author:
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886
Date:
1877
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Poetry
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
Collection (local):
Manuscripts (America)
Subjects:
Storms
Extent:
1 item (1 sheet)
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Terms of Use:
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 Poem 1397.
Notes (citation):
References: Johnson, Thomas H., "The Poems of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1955): Poem 1397.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger and partially from the first line of the poem.
Alternative title given to the poem by Emily Dickinson.
This poem was enclosed in a letter to T. W. Higginson, August 1877 (Ms. Am. 1093 (83), BPL Higginson number 73.)
Language:
English
Accession #:
Ms. Am. 1093 (86)
Identifier:
BPL Higginson number: 37