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Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1833 - 1908

Edmund Clarence Stedman (1833-1908), American poet, critic, essayist, banker, and scientist.

Found in 31 Collections and/or Records:

Copies of letters, 1886-96

 Part of Collection — Box: 49, Folder: GROUP 1671, F-3
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Copies of letters and copies of excerpts from letters written by Stedman, transcribed in autograph manuscript in an unidentified hand.

Accompanied by an envelope.
Dates: 1886-96

Royal Cortissoz papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 146
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, a small quantity of personal papers, and printed material relating to the life and career of Royal Cortissoz. Correspondents include Henry Bacon, Bernard Berenson, Joseph Duveen, John La Farge, Clarence Mackay, Whitelaw Reid, Edmund Clarence Stedman, William Winter, and other critics and friends. The personal papers include drafts of articles and lectures by Cortissoz and awards presented to him. Printed material includes copies of writings by Cortissoz,...
Dates: 1864-1955, bulk 1920-1955

"Don't ask an impecunious poet [...]", n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box: 31, Folder: GROUP 520, F-6
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Poem, holograph, signed; written for an autograph-seeker.
Dates: n.d.

Excerpt from "Quest", n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box: 49, Folder: GROUP 1671, F-4
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Excerpt from his poem, holograph, signed with initials.

Published in An American Anthology, edited by Stedman.

Removed from a copy of An American Anthology inscribed by Stedman to Timothy Dwight.
Dates: n.d.

Margaret Fuller Papers

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 373
Overview: The collection contains correspondence, writings, photographs, and personal papers documenting the life and work of Connecticut-based author Margaret Witter Fuller (1872-1954).
Dates: 1832-1956, bulk 1872-1954

Letter : 44 East 26th St., New York, to Henry F. Randolph, 124 West 22nd St., 1887 Dec 9

 Part of Collection — Box: 31, Folder: GROUP 520, F-8
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS thanking Randolph for a copy of his Fifty Years of English Song.
Dates: 1887 Dec 9

Letter : 71 West 54th Street, New York, to [Rev. Minot] Savage, 1882 Dec 10

 Part of Collection — Box: 31, Folder: GROUP 520, F-4
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS thanking Savage for a volume of his poems, and praising several of them specifically.
Dates: 1882 Dec 10

Letter : Lawrence Park, Bronxville, N. Y., to John E. Norcross, 309 Washington Ave., Brooklyn, N. Y., 1897 Oct 31

 Part of Collection — Box: 31, Folder: GROUP 520, F-10
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS, with envelope, apologizing for a delay in replying to a previous letter. Includes a holograph stanza, signed, from the poem "Old Brown."
Dates: 1897 Oct 31

Letter : New Castle, N.H., to Hampton L. Carson, 1887 Aug 18

 Part of Collection — Box: 49, Folder: GROUP 1671, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC

Letter : New York, to [Elizabeth Clementine Dodge Kinney Stedman], 1866 Apr 10

 Part of Collection — Box: 31, Folder: GROUP 520, F-5
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS to his mother, thanking her for her concern in response to his previous letter, assuring her he needs no money, and discussing his future as a journalist or editor; he mentions that he saw her piece "A Chapter From a Noble Life" in a proof of the new magazine The Galaxy, and mentions a dinner for the twenty-fifth anniversary of the Tribune.
Dates: 1866 Apr 10

Letter : Philadelphia, to Anne Hollingsworth Wharton, 1892 Feb 8

 Part of Collection — Box: 49, Folder: GROUP 1671, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS accompanied by a brief note regarding the letter, written by Wharton on her printed visiting card.
Dates: 1892 Feb 8

Letter : The Westminster, 115 East 16th St., New York City, to Charles D. Kellogg, Secretary, W. H. Co., [1901 Nov 15]

 Part of Collection — Box: 31, Folder: GROUP 520, F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS offering advice about naming a hotel for women, criticizing the names suggested by Kellog's shareholders.
Dates: [1901 Nov 15]

Letter : to [Irving] Batchelder, n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box: 31, Folder: GROUP 520, F-9
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS giving encouragement and advice concerning a poem by Batchelder, a verse of which is on the verso, possibly in Batchelder's hand.
Dates: n.d.

Letter : to Jervis McEntee, 1868 Jan

 Part of Collection — Box: 31, Folder: GROUP 520, F-2
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS regarding verse to go with a painting by McEntee.

Accompanied by an AMS poem by Stedman, "A Picture by McEntee," with lines from Longfellow's "Evangeline" in Stedman's hand glued to the verso.
Dates: 1868 Jan

Letters : 16 Broad Street, New York, to [Henry Mills] Alden, 1896-97

 Part of Collection — Box: 31, Folder: GROUP 520, F-7
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Two ALS, one regarding some books belonging to a Mr. Sharp, and the other discussing Stedman's inability to write personal letters during the past few years due to overwork, and asking if Alden would be interested in publishing an illustrated version of a poem from his forthcoming collection [in Harper's Weekly].
Dates: 1896-97

Letters : to George Alfred Townsend, 1898

 Part of Collection — Box: 31, Folder: GROUP 520, F-3
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS and TLS regarding an edition of Townsend's collected poems, offering advice on dealing with publishers and confirming that he will subscribe.
Dates: 1898

Letters and poem, 1860-93

 Part of Collection — Box: 49, Folder: GROUP 1671, F-6
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS to G. W. Wilson, Aug 4, 1860, including an excerpt from a poem by Stedman for inclusion in Wilson's autograph collection; four lines of poetry, holograph, signed, Apr 15, 1884; and ALS to Clyde Fitch, Nov 13, 1893.
Dates: 1860-93

W. J. Linton Collection

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 1387
Overview: The collection consists of the papers of author and wood engraver W. J. Linton, including personal and professional correspondence, writings by and about Linton, drawings and prints, personal papers, and other papers covering Linton's life and work in England and the United States. The papers are primarily those inherited by his daughters Ellen Wade Linton and Margaret Linton Mather, with additions from family friends.
Dates: 1797-1937, bulk 1838-1897