Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908
- Existence: 1833 - 1908
Edmund Clarence Stedman (1833-1908), American poet, critic, essayist, banker, and scientist.
Found in 33 Collections and/or Records:
Copies of letters and copies of excerpts from letters written by Stedman, transcribed in autograph manuscript in an unidentified hand.
Accompanied by an envelope.
Poem, holograph, signed; written for an autograph-seeker.
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.
ALS thanking Randolph for a copy of his Fifty Years of English Song.
ALS thanking Savage for a volume of his poems, and praising several of them specifically.
Autograph letter, signed, discussing matters relating to publishing and editing.
Letter : Lawrence Park, Bronxville, N. Y., to John E. Norcross, 309 Washington Ave., Brooklyn, N. Y., 1897 Oct 31
ALS, with envelope, apologizing for a delay in replying to a previous letter. Includes a holograph stanza, signed, from the poem "Old Brown."
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.
Letter : The Westminster, 115 East 16th St., New York City, to Charles D. Kellogg, Secretary, W. H. Co., [1901 Nov 15]
ALS offering advice about naming a hotel for women, criticizing the names suggested by Kellog's shareholders.
ALS giving encouragement and advice concerning a poem by Batchelder, a verse of which is on the verso, possibly in Batchelder's hand.
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.
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].
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.
ALS and TLS regarding an edition of Townsend's collected poems, offering advice on dealing with publishers and confirming that he will subscribe.
- Archival Object 24
- Collection 9
- American literature -- 19th century 2
- American literature -- 20th century 2
- Authors 2
- Authors -- United States -- 19th century 2
- Authors, American -- 19th century -- Archives 2
- Educators 2
- Photographic prints 2
- Ambrotypes (photographs) 1
- Art 1
- Art -- Study and teaching 1
- Art criticism -- United States 1
- Art critics -- United States 1
- Art, American -- 20th Century 1
- Artists 1
- Authors, American -- 20th Century -- Archives 1
- Chartism 1
- Clergy 1
- Clergy as authors 1
- Daguerreotypes (photographs) 1
- Diaries 1 ∧ less