Bradstreet, Anne, 1612?-1672

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Anne Bradstreet was a Puritan poet and the first female author published in America. She gave birth to eight children, including Simon and Sarah Bradstreet.

From the description of Meditations divine and morall : manuscript, [not before 1672] (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612827039

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referencedIn General information about the Anne Bradstreet memorial plaque, 1997. Harvard University, Archives
creatorOf Wicks, Christopher. Contemplations : for flute, violin, mezzo-soprano and piano / Christopher M. Wicks. Bowling Green State University, BGSU Libraries
referencedIn Smith, Charlotte. Papers of Charlotte Smith, 1961-1996. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Bradstreet, Anne, 1612?-1672. Comprehensive collection of works by Anne Bradstreet. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
referencedIn Dudley, Thomas, 1576-1653. Genealogy, 1576-1800. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn English-language manuscript verse in the Houghton Library: First-line index, ca. 1000-ca. 1820. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. To my dear and loving husband : (c. 1650) : [for] sop[rano], mezzo[-soprano], alto : worksheet / [text by] Anne Bradstreet ; [music by] Leonard Bernstein. Northwestern University
creatorOf Bradstreet, Anne, 1612?-1672. Meditations divine and morall : manuscript, 1664-1672? Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Bradstreet, Anne, 1612?-1672. Meditations divine and morall : manuscript, [not before 1672] Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Brown University. Library (Providence, Rhode Island). Selected correspondence, 1913-1993, "Ahrens" to "Bradstreet". Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Hamlin, Joanne. Papers, 1975. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
creatorOf White, Elizabeth Wade. Anne Bradstreet the Tenth Muse : galley proofs and typescripts / Elizabeth Wade White. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
creatorOf Avshalomov, Jacob, 1919-. City upon a hill / Jacob Avshalomov. New England Conservatory of Music, Harriet M. Spaulding Library
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associatedWith Avshalomov, Jacob, 1919- person
associatedWith Bernstein, Leonard, 1918-1990. person
associatedWith Beyer, Barnet J. (Barnet Julius), 1887-1947, person
associatedWith Bradstreet, Sarah, b. 1638, person
associatedWith Bradstreet, Simon, 1640-1683. person
associatedWith Brown University. Library (Providence, Rhode Island). corporateBody
associatedWith Cairns Collection of American Women Writers. corporateBody
associatedWith Dudley, Thomas, 1576-1653. person
associatedWith Hamlin, Joanne. person
associatedWith Smith, Charlotte. person
associatedWith University of Wisconsin--Madison. Libraries. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections. corporateBody
associatedWith White, Elizabeth Wade. person
associatedWith Wicks, Christopher. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Puritan women
Aphorisms and apothegms
Poets, American--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Devotional literature, American--Early works to 1800
American literature--Women authors
American literature--Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775
Women philosophers
American literature--Puritan authors
Women authors


Birth 1612

Death 1672-09-16






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