Frances Lavinia Norcross, Concord, Mass., autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 19 July 1891
- Frances Lavinia Norcross, Concord, Mass., autograph letter signed to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, 19 July 1891
Sending two of Emily Dickinson's poems. Includes transcripts of The mushroom is the elf of plants and A spider sewed at night.
- Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911
- Dickinson, Lavinia Norcross, 1833-1899
- Name on Item:
Frances L. Norcross
July 19, 1891
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
- Collection (local):
- 1 item (2 sheets)
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 Poems of Emily Dickinson." (Cambridge, Mass., The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 1955): Poems 1138 and 1298.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Poems transcribed in this letters are "A Spider sewed at Night", Johnson Poem 1138 and "The Mushroom is the Elf of Plants-", Johnson Poem 1298.
- Accession #:
Ms. Am. 1093 (128)
BPL Higginson number: 135
BPL Higginson number: 135a