Mitchell, S. Weir (Silas Weir), 1829-1914
- Existence: 1829-02-15 - 1914-01-04
S. Weir Mitchell (1829-1914), American physician, scientist, novelist, and poet.
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Paul Leicester Ford papers
Call Number: YCAL MSS 488
Overview: The collection consists of correspondence, writings, and personal papers of the American historian and author Paul Leicester Ford. The correspondence is largely professional and documents Ford's work as an editor, historian, bibliographer, novelist and playwright. Ford's correspondents include John Kendrick Bangs, Samuel L. Clemens, Edward Everett Hale, Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Rudyard Kipling, and S. Weir Mitchell; earlier letters written to others by James Fennimore Cooper and Jared Sparks...
Dates: 1736-1902, bulk 1885-1902