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Poems, 1885-1903

 Part of Collection — Box: 11, Folder: GROUP 217, F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC

Scope and Contents

Holograph poems with corrections in pencil and ink.

Pages numbered 12-26 include "A Song," "Song," "Lines," "Who is Worse?," "Beethoven," "The Modern Maid," "Woman," "To A Young Beauty Riding the Wheel," and "The Last Straw of Hope." Pages numbered 145, 147-153 include "The Woodlands," "Lines," "Recollection," "Emy," "Written in R.R. Coupe (France)," and "The Waterfall." Pages numbered 32-38 on rectos and 289-300 on versos include "Morning Mists," "To the Sand Verbena," "Conjectures," '"What Fools We Mortals Be,"' and "To the Gull." An unnumbered page in front of page 145 contains four lines beginning, "Sweetest the time when sunshine gleams glorious."


  • 1885-1903


Physical Description

44 pages.

Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection:

The materials are open for research. Restricted Fragile Papers may only be consulted with permission of the appropriate curator. Preservation photocopies for reference use have been substituted in the main files.

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

General note

Accession: 19791014-a

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