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Celia Thaxter autograph letter signed to [Annie Fields, Shoals, N.H., 16] & 17 [July 1882]

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Title:
Celia Thaxter autograph letter signed to [Annie Fields, Shoals, N.H., 16] & 17 [July 1882]
Description:
Tells her Roland "still creeps about on crutches." Mentions his graduation honors. Gets great pleasure from Paine's playing. Has no time. A pressed rose is enclosed.
Author:
Thaxter, Celia, 1835-1894
Addressee:
Fields, Annie, 1834-1915
Name on Item:
C.
Date:
[July 16, 1882–July 17, 1882]
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
Flowers
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
MS C.1.38 Box 2 Folder 2 (174-190) (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Celia Thaxter correspondence with Annie Fields, 1869-1893
Subjects:
Poets, American--19th century--Correspondence
Authors, American--19th century--Correspondence
Artists--United States
United States--Social life and customs--19th century
Thaxter, Roland, 1858-1932
Paine, John Knowles, 1839-1906
Places:
MaineYork (county)Shoals, Isles of (island)
Extent:
1 sheet (2 p.) + 1 pressed flower
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Notes (date):
Date from item or from supporting materials.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Item includes handwritten letter with typewritten transcription.
Language:
English
Call #:
MS C.1.38 Box 2 F2 (184)
Barcode:
39999085841359