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Sophia Hawthorne autograph letter signed to James Thomas Fields, [Concord], 20 February [1862]

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Title:
Sophia Hawthorne autograph letter signed to James Thomas Fields, [Concord], 20 February [1862]
Description:
Tells him of Mr. Hawthorne's invitation to visit in Washington and his suggestion that [William Davis] Ticknor accompany him. Asks Fields to inquire about a masquerade costume for Julian. Appended is a postscript in Nathaniel Hawthorne's hand. Postscript. Is not at all determined to go to Washington. May send him an article. Thinks he will come to Boston. Signed "N.H."
Author:
Hawthorne, Sophia Peabody, 1809-1871
Addressee:
Fields, James Thomas, 1817-1881
Name on Item:
S. Hawthorne
Date:
[February 20, 1862]
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
MS C.1.11 Box 1 Folder 17 (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
Ticknor, William Davis, 1810-1864
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Concord
Extent:
1 sheet (4 p.)
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Notes (date):
Date from item or from supporting materials.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Call #:
MS C.1.11 (17)a
Barcode:
39999085841268