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Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882



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

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

Found in 63 Collections and/or Records:

William A. Speck collection of Goetheana : original artwork

Call Number: YCGL MSS 26
Overview: The William A. Speck Collection of Goetheana: Original Artwork is an artificial collection comprising original artwork that came to Yale from various sources, mostly during the Speck Collection's early decades. It includes some of the Collection's best-known holdings, including an anonymous silhouette made of Goethe in 1786 as well as original sketches and engravings by Goethe. Other artists represented include Wilhelm von Kaulbach, Georg Melchior Kraus, Johann Heinrich Lips, and Moritz Retzsch.
Dates: 1785-1916

Alfred Tennyson collection

Call Number: GEN MSS 276
Overview: Correspondence, writings, documents, printed material, and photographs by or about Alfred Tennyson and his family. The correspondence is primarily that of Alfred Tennyson, Hallam Tennyson, and Emily Sellwood Tennyson, and correspondents include such prominent writers as Charlotte Brontë, Thomas Carlyle, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, and John Ruskin. There are miscellaneous autograph manuscript poems by Alfred as well as page and galley proofs. Also present are materials gathered for a life of...
Dates: 1775-1929

United States Government bond, 1862 January 13

 Part of Collection — Box: 103, Folder: 25
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: United States Government bond issued to Longfellow and Charles Eliot Norton for $6,000. Bond is signed by Longfellow, Norton, and various government officials.
Dates: 1862 January 13