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Elizabeth Hawthorne autograph letter signed to James Thomas Fields, [Salem], 26 December 1870

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Title:
Elizabeth Hawthorne autograph letter signed to James Thomas Fields, [Salem], 26 December 1870
Description:
Describes Nathaniel Hawthorne's reading tastes, his daily habits, and his early love affairs. Believes he was all his life misplaced. Mentions his contributions to the American Magazine of Useful Knowledge and The Token. Signed E.M.H.
Author:
Hawthorne, Elizabeth Manning, 1802-1883
Addressee:
Fields, James Thomas, 1817-1881
Name on Item:
E. M. H.
Date:
December 26, 1870
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
MS C.1.11 Box 1 Folder 04 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
Sophia Hawthorne correspondence with James and Annie Fields, 1851-1904
Subjects:
Authors' spouses
Women authors, American
Authors, American--19th century--Correspondence
Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864
Places:
MassachusettsEssex (county)Salem
Extent:
5 sheets (20 p.)
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Notes (date):
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Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Call #:
MS C.1.11 (4)
Barcode:
39999085841268