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Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1819-02-22 - 1891-08-12

James Russell Lowell (1819-1891), American Romantic poet, critic, editor, and diplomat.

Found in 68 Collections and/or Records:

George Warren Arms collection

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 170
Overview: The George Warren Arms collection consists of letters, manuscripts and subject files documenting research on 19th and early 20th century American authors.Series I, Correspondence, is organized into two subseries for General and Third-Party Correspondence. General Correspondence consists of correspondence between Arms and writers, scholars, booksellers, autograph dealers and others. The Third-Party Correspondence consists of letters by 19th and early 20th century American authors collected...
Dates: 1848-1988

"Beloved! if I wander far and oft", 1844 Aug 28

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 441, F-5
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: AMS poem written on an album leaf, with a further inscription stating that he is a "Coldwater man" and an Abolitionist.
Dates: 1844 Aug 28

Correspondence, 1881 September 21-1885 December 27

 Part of Collection — Box: 103, Folder: 30
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Three autograph letters addressed to Lowell from unidentified senders. Letters inquire about social matters, including an event at a French hospital.
Dates: 1881 September 21-1885 December 27

Evarts family papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS 200
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, writings, legal and financial material, congressional papers, family memorabilia, and other papers of various members of the Evarts family of Vermont, Boston, and New York. The principal figures, however, are Jeremiah Evarts (1781-1831), author, editor, lawyer, and philanthropist, and his son, William Maxwell Evarts (1818-1901), lawyer and statesman. The papers of Jeremiah Evarts relate to his work and writings on Congregational orthodoxy, his travels for...
Dates: 1753-1960, bulk 1798-1901

Nathaniel Hawthorne Collection

 Collection
Call Number: YCAL MSS 204
Overview: The Hawthorne collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, and personal papers documenting the life and work of Nathaniel Hawthorne.Series I, Owen Franklin Aldis Gift, is organized into three subseries: Correspondence, Writings, and Other Papers. Correspondence consists of letters from Hawthorne to others, including the reverend George Ripley and the publisher Ticknor and Fields, as well as a third party letter from Hawthorne's son Julian. There is one corrected and bound holograph...
Dates: 1800-1919

Letter : 10, Lowndes Square. S. W., [London], to W[illiam] Aldis Wright, 1893 Nov 19

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 441, F-22
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS originally conveying letters of [Edward] Fitzgerald, for publication in Wright's Letters of Edward FitzGerald. Expresses regret over his failure to respond to a particular letter of 1878.

Accompanied by two lines of poetry, autographed, dated 1891 Jan 10, and by a portrait of Lowell engraved by A. B. Hall.
Dates: 1893 Nov 19

Letter : 13 Normandy Terrace, Whitby, to Mary [Louisa] Boyle, 1886 Aug 4

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 441, F-43
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS concerning a literary project.
Dates: 1886 Aug 4

Letter : 1524 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, to Barrett Wendell, 18 Gray's Hall, Harvard College, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1889 January 31

 Part of Collection — Box: 102, Folder: 23
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Autograph letter, signed, discussing an unidentified book, possibly written by an author named Tracy. With envelope.
Dates: 1889 January 31

Letter : 31 Lowndes Square, S. W., to Mrs. Peel, 1885 Apr 9

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 441, F-39
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS recommending Miss Langley and Mrs. Sedgwick as "bedswomen."
Dates: 1885 Apr 9

Letter : 31 Lowndes Square, S. W., to [Sophia] Townsend, 1885 Apr 17

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 441, F-42
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS discussing the death of his second wife. With undated ALS to Townsend from Mabel L. Burnett.
Dates: 1885 Apr 17

Letter : 31, Lowndes Square, S.W., to J. Carvile Williams, 1884 Feb 22

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 441, F-8
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS saying that he does not know of any source besides the latest Census for the statistics Williams wants.
Dates: 1884 Feb 22

Letter : 68 Beacon St., Boston, to Miss C. F. Bates, 1885 Oct 17

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 441, F-7
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS on mourning stationery, promising to send her copies of his poems when he returns to Southborough.

From the collection of Estelle Doheny.
Dates: 1885 Oct 17

Letter : 68 Beacon Street, Boston, to Mr. S. O'Donnell, 1888 Jan 28

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 441, F-50
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS concerning political events in Ireland. With a printed reproduction of a portrait photograph of Lowell.
Dates: 1888 Jan 28

Letter : 68 Beacon Street, to Col. Higginson, 1887 Mar 30

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 441, F-36
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS declining an invitation to speak to an unidentified club.
Dates: 1887 Mar 30

Letter : 68 Beacon Street, to H. O. Houghton, 1886 Mar 11

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 441, F-40
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS informing Houghton that an unspecified favor requested by Mrs. Houghton conflicts with a previous engagement and requesting a chronological arrangement for a volume of addresses.
Dates: 1886 Mar 11

Letter : 68 Beacon Street, to R. L. Bridgeman, 1887 Dec 24

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 441, F-33
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS listing his requirements for attending an unidentified event, including not making a speech and only delivering introductory remarks.
Dates: 1887 Dec 24

Letter : 7 Cuesta de Santo Domingo, to Mrs. [Ednah Dow?] Cheney, 1878 Sep 18

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 441, F-20
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS inviting Mrs. Cheney, her daughter, and Miss Lobdell to breakfast the following day.
Dates: 1878 Sep 18

Letter : Boston, to G. Putnam, 1872 March 22, 1872 March 27

 Part of Collection — Box: 102, Folder: 21
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Autograph letter, signed, discussing a land title for Lowell's daughter, Mabel Lowell. Letter also includes Putnam's reply on the same sheet saying that he will confirm the land title for Lowell.
Dates: 1872 March 22, 1872 March 27

Letter : Cambridge, Massachusetts, to C. C. Black, 1857 August 25

 Part of Collection — Box: 102, Folder: 24
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Autograph letter, signed, discussing publishing matters and asking about mutual acquaintances. Also includes an engraved portrait of Lowell by H.B. Hall.
Dates: 1857 August 25

Letter : Cambridge, to A. Denham & Co., 1874 Sep 22

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 441, F-29
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS sending payment for previous purchases; asking to purchase a copy of [Samuel] Laing's Heimskringla; and requesting several additional volumes.
Dates: 1874 Sep 22