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Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882

 Person

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Address to Kossuth, May 11, 1852

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 8
Identifier: ABER MS MISC
Scope and Contents Holograph manuscrpt copy of Ralph Waldo Emerson's address to Kossuth. Includes a note reading, "Manuscript of Ralph Waldo Emerson's Speech of welcome to Kossuth at Concord Mass --handed to me by him at its conclusion," signed W.T. Coggeshall, Kossuth's "American Secretary."

Published in The Complete Works of Ralph Waldo Emerson (Cambridge, Printed at the Riverside Press, 1904).

Dates: May 11, 1852

"Emerson", April 30, 1882

 Item — Box: 3, Folder: 16
Identifier: ABER MS MISC
Scope and Contents One handwritten manuscript copy of a sermon entitled "Emerson," by Conway, dated April 30, 1882.
Dates: April 30, 1882

Emerson, Ralph Waldo

 File — Box: 5, Folder: 8
Identifier: ABER MS MISC
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The Abernethy manuscript miscellany collection is comprised of 19 boxes (18 regular and 1 oversize) organized alphabetically by author last name. This collection includes original manuscript and typescript letters and writings from American authors throughout the 19th and 21st centuries. Transcriptions of original manuscript letters are available for some items.
Dates: 1835 - 2000

Letter to Charles W. Fullerton, December 8, 1898

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 6
Identifier: ABER MS MISC
Scope and Contents Holograph signed letter from Edward Waldo Emerson to Charles W. Fullerton, dated Concord, Massachusetts, December 8, 1898. Includes one enclosure: a holograph jotting sheet of Ralph Waldo Emerson with annotations on one side by Mary Moody Emerson.
Dates: December 8, 1898

Letters, 1829-1839

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 7
Identifier: ABER MS MISC
Scope and Contents Eighteen holograph letters written by Mary Moody Emerson to various recipients, dated 1829-1839 (note that some letters are undated). Recipients include Edward Bliss Emerson, Charles Chauncy Emerson, and Ralph Waldo Emerson. Some of Moody Emerson's letters are spiritual in nature (January 15, 1829, May 12, 1839), while others are primarily personal in nature. One letter to Ralph Waldo Emerson (March 31, 1836) discusses his estrangement from Mary Moody Emerson.
Dates: 1829-1839

Letters, 1837-1877

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 8
Identifier: ABER MS MISC
Scope and Contents Twenty holograph letters from Ralph Waldo Emerson to various recipients, dated between 1837 and 1877 (note that some letters are undated). Recipients include Solomon Corner, Mary Emerson Ripley, James Russell Lowell, the Lyceum curator, Elbridge G. Dudley, Arthur Hugh Clough, Benjamin B. Wiley, Henry Ingersoll Bowditch, and Harrison Gray Otis Blake. The letters vary in nature and include responses to invitations, thoughts on transcendentalism (July 3, 1842), friendly and family news,...
Dates: 1837-1877

"Two Rivers", December 10, 1878

 Item — Box: 5, Folder: 8
Identifier: ABER MS MISC
Scope and Contents Holograph signed copy of poem, "Two Rivers" by Ralph Waldo Emerson, dated Concord, Massachusetts, December 10, 1878. Contains third stanza only.
Dates: December 10, 1878