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Sophia Hawthorne autograph letter signed to James Thomas Fields, [Concord], approximately 1 March 1866

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Item Information

Title:
Sophia Hawthorne autograph letter signed to James Thomas Fields, [Concord], approximately 1 March 1866
Description:
Thinks the greater part of the book [Passages from the American Note-Books] should be fresh and new. Begs him not to put in the engraving [of Nathaniel Hawthorne] which is in Good Company. Would like one of the English photographs for Miss Elizabeth [Manning] Hawthorne. Dated "First day of Spring."
Author:
Hawthorne, Sophia Peabody, 1809-1871
Addressee:
Fields, James Thomas, 1817-1881
Name on Item:
Sophia Hawthorne
Date:
[ca. March 1, 1866]
Format:
Manuscripts
Letters/Correspondence
Location:
Boston Public Library
Rare Books Department
MS C.1.11 Box 2 Folder 93 (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, Elizabeth Manning, 1802-1883
Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864
Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. Passages from the American note-books of Nathaniel Hawthorne
Places:
MassachusettsMiddlesex (county)Concord
Extent:
1 sheet (4 p.)
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Terms of Use:
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
Restrictions:

Notes (date):
Date from item or from supporting materials.
Notes:
Title supplied by cataloger.
Language:
English
Call #:
MS C.1.11 (93)a
Barcode:
39999085841276