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Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1807-02-27 - 1882-03-24

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (1807-1882), American poet and educator.

Found in 57 Collections and/or Records:

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow signature, 1879

 Part of Collection — Box: 103, Folder: 22
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC

Letter : Cambridge, Mass., to an unidentified recipient, 1873 Nov 27

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 440, F-17
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS thanking an unnamed woman for her unsuccessful efforts at recovering a table that was previously in Longfellow's home.
Dates: 1873 Nov 27

Letter : Cambridge, [Massachusetts], to Alfred St. John Brennan, The Elms, Keene, New Hampshire, 1879 May 30

 Part of Collection — Box: 102, Folder: 18
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Autograph letter, signed, apologizing for not attending Brennan's wedding. Longfellow also thanks Brennan for sending him a family photograph. With envelope.
Dates: 1879 May 30

Letter : Cambridge, [Massachusetts], to Charles Dent Bell, 1876 December 26

 Part of Collection — Box: 103, Folder: 19
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Autograph letter, signed, thanking Bell for sending a copy of his book Voices from the Lakes. Longfellow also says that he would like to include some of Bell's poems in his next poetry anthology.
Dates: 1876 December 26

Letter : Cambridge, [Massachusetts], to "Dear Sir", 1880 December 2

 Part of Collection — Box: 102, Folder: 20
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Autograph letter, signed, from Longfellow saying that he is unable to date an antique set of drawers.
Dates: 1880 December 2

Letter : Cambridge, Massachusetts, to "Dear Sir", 1881 November 11

 Part of Collection — Box: 103, Folder: 28
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Autograph manuscript letter, signed, analyzing four lines in a stanza. Longfellow also thanks the recipient for sending photographs.
Dates: 1881 November 11

Letter : Cambridge, [Massachusetts], to "Dear Sir", 1881 September 19

 Part of Collection — Box: 103, Folder: 20
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Autograph letter, signed, saying that the recipient should consult Samuel Austin Allibone's book A Critical Dictionary of English Literature and British and American Authors to find the information he is looking for.
Dates: 1881 September 19

Letter : Cambridge, [Massachusetts], to "Dear Sir", 1878 December 6, undated

 Part of Collection — Box: 103, Folder: 21
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Autograph letter, signed, saying that the recipient should contact Longfellow's publisher to find out which of his books contain a specific poem. Also includes an example of Longfellow's engraved calling card; and an engraved portrait of Longfellow, signed by Longfellow.
Dates: 1878 December 6, undated

Letter : Cambridge, Massachusetts, to Miss Mary L. Hoffman, Girls High School, Bush St. near Hyde, San Francisco, California, 1882 Mar 17

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 440, F-15
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Printed note stating that Longfellow is too ill to answer his own letters, with MS note by an undentified person thanking the recipient on his behalf for "the 'Pacific' flowers." Accompanied by autograph of Longfellow dated 1882, and by original envelope.
Dates: 1882 Mar 17

Letter : Cambridge, [Massachusetts], to "My Dear Sir", 1879 May 27

 Part of Collection — Box: 102, Folder: 19
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Autograph letter, signed, thanking "My dear Sir" for sending Longfellow poems. Also includes two engraved portraits of Longfellow by an unidentified artist.
Dates: 1879 May 27

Letter : Cambridge, [Massachusetts], to Samuel James Kitson, 1879 July 3

 Part of Collection — Box: 103, Folder: 26
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Autograph letter, signed, regarding a bust of Longfellow that was created by Kitson. Longfellow congratulates him saying that the bust is excellent. Also includes a photograph of the bust, taken by an unidentified photographer. Verso of photograph contains a manuscript inscription, in an unidentified hand, saying that the bust was molded from life.
Dates: 1879 July 3

Letter : Cambridge, to an unidentified recipient, 1876 Oct[ober] 26

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 440, F-38
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: One autograph letter, signed, to "Dear Sir" concerning the identity of the author of "Deirdrè". Accompanied by a printed reproduction of a portrait engraving of Longfellow.
Dates: 1876 Oct[ober] 26

Letter : Cambridge, to an unidentified recipient, 1877 Dec 20

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 440, F-21
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS to "Dear Sir" refusing to forward a private letter from a Mr. Whittier. An address pane clipped from an envelope is attached to verso. Attached address is to Winthrop Wetherbee, 19 Temple St., Boston, but the postmark date, Nov 13, n.y., does not match letter.
Dates: 1877 Dec 20

Letter : Cambridge, to an unidentified recipient, 1880 Mar 14

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 440, F-23
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS to "My Dear Sir" thanking the recipient for a collection of poems entitled Wayside Pictures.
Dates: 1880 Mar 14

Letter : Cambridge, to an unidentified recipient, 1872 Jun 21

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 440, F-26
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS to "My Dear Sir" expressing thanks for the "caricatures."
Dates: 1872 Jun 21

Letter : Cambridge, to an unidentified recipient, 1880 Jan 31

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 440, F-27
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS to "My Dear Sir" enclosing an autograph.
Dates: 1880 Jan 31

Letter : Cambridge, to an unidentified recipient, 1868 Feb 25

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 440, F-28
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS to "Gentlemen" ordering items from a recent catalog. With printed reproduction of a portrait photograph of Longfellow.
Dates: 1868 Feb 25

Letter : Cambridge, to an unidentified recipient, 1862 Jan 9

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 440, F-31
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS, signature cut away and pasted back onto letter, to the sister of Mrs. Cunningham Smith concerning the music she wrote to accompany his poem "The Curfew". With clippings relating to the music.
Dates: 1862 Jan 9

Letter : Cambridge, to Carey & Hart, Philadelphia, 1844 December 22

 Part of Collection — Box: 22, Folder: GROUP 440, F-36
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS, with integral address leaf, discussing literary business matters.
Dates: 1844 December 22