Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892

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James R. Osgood was a native of Maine who went to work for the publishing house of Ticknor and Fields. He eventually founded the subsidiary group James R. Osgood & Co. which was associated with many fine writers. The firm struggled financially, and when Osgood stepped down, was dissolved into Houghton, Mifflin.

From the description of James R. Osgood letter to George L. Craik, 1879 June 2. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 54667691

Publisher. With James T. Fields, he established the firm of Fields, Osborn, & Co. in 1868. In 1871 the firm became R. Osgood & Co. with Osgood & Benjamin H. Ticknor as partners. In 1878, the firm merged with H. O. Houghton, Cambridge to form Houghton, Osborn & Company. Osborn was best known for his "partnership" with Samuel Clemens, i.e. Mark Twain. In 1885 the firm went bankrupt and Osgood went to work for Harper's.

From the description of James Ripley Osgood letters [manuscript], 1876, 1886. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 221672043

From the description of James Ripley Osgood letters [manuscript], 1876, 1886. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 648009585

London agent for Harper and Brothers.

From the description of Letter written and signed by a secretary : London, to William Wetmore Story, 1887 Feb. 2. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270612548

American poet, essayist, and diplomat.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [Boston, Mass], to J.R. Osgood, 1886 Apr. 1. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270590336

Epithet: agent of Harper and Brothers publishers

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000834.0x0001a8

Harper London agent.

From the description of Extracts (not autograph) from his letters : to officials of Harper & Bros., 1889 Oct. 23-1890 Apr. 9. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270612448

American publisher.

From the description of Manuscript letter signed "James R. Osgood & Co." : [Boston], to Lafcadio Hearn, 1884 Dec. 2. (Morgan Library & Museum). WorldCat record id: 83897396

From the description of Autograph letter signed (Incomplete) : to an unidentified correspondent, [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270609952

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referencedIn Portrait file: Guide. Houghton Library.
creatorOf House, Edward Howard, 1836-1901. Letter [manuscript] : Delmonico's, New York City, to James Ripley Osgood, 1869 December 22. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907. Letter, 1865 Sept. 26, Portsmouth, N.H., to Mr. Osgood. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Autograph File, M, 1648-1985. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Papers of Henry Wadworth Longfellow [manuscript], 1764-1887 (bulk 1832-1882). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Sprague, Mary Aplin, 1849-. Correspondence with Mr. Osgood between January 1880 and July 1882 / Mary A. Sprague. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
creatorOf Hay, John, 1838-1905. Correspondence, 1854-1914, "Nicolay" to "Palmer". Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Richard Henry Dana Sr. and Jr. Collection, 1840-1881 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn Thomas Raynesford Lounsbury papers, 1829-1915 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn William Morris Colles Papers, 1888-1928. Columbia University. Rare Book and Manuscript Library,
referencedIn John Hay papers, Hay (John) papers, 1829-1916 John Hay Library, Special Collections
creatorOf Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892,. Autograph letters signed from J.R. Osgood, Boston, to William Winter [manuscript], 1871-1885. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Colles, William Morris, 1855-1926. William Morris Colles papers, 1888-1928. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Autograph File, H, 1584-1988. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hay, John, 1838-1905. Papers of John Hay, 1872-1905. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Winter, William, 1836-1917. Letter from William Winter to James Osgood [manuscript], 1881 April 10. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Taylor, Bayard, 1825-1878. Papers of Bayard Taylor [manuscript], 1847-1878. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Celia Thaxter Collection, 1874-1892 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
creatorOf Cable, George Washington, 1844-1925. George Washington Cable papers, 1865-1918. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Celia Thaxter Collection, 1872-1894 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Tupper, Martin Farquhar, 1810-1889. Martin Farquhar Tupper poems and letters, 1843-1880. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Winter, William, 1836-1917,. Autograph letters signed from William Winter to various recipients [manuscript], 1864-1917. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Harris, Joel Chandler, 1848-1908. Autograph letter signed : Atlanta, Georgia, to J.R. Osgood in Boston, 1882 Dec. 18. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Rogers Memorial Collection: Papers of James R. Osgood and A. V. S. Anthony, 1853-1912. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Ticknor, Benjamin Holt, 1842-1914. Papers of Benjamin Holt Ticknor, 1595-1935 (bulk 1850-1920). Library of Congress
referencedIn Ralph Waldo Emerson letters and manuscript, 1854-1860 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Charles Eliot Norton papers, ca.1845-1908. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896. Letters, 1870-1885. University of Florida
creatorOf Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908. Papers of Edmund Clarence Stedman [manuscript], 1860-1907. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Miscellaneous correspondence, 1849-1908. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Autograph File, S, 1556-1996. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Taylor, Bayard, 1825-1878. Bayard Taylor collection of papers, 1848-1907. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. [Letter] 1877 March 22 [to James R.] Osgood, [Boston] / Henry W. Longfellow. Texas Tech University Libraries, Academic Library
creatorOf Harte, Bret, 1836-1902. Collection of Bret Harte letters and papers, 1857-1959 (bulk 1857-1901). UC Berkeley Libraries
creatorOf Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910. Letter to James R. Osgood, 1861. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894. Oliver Wendell HolmesCollection of papers, [1833]-1908 bulk 1838-1894. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Fessenden, William Pitt, 1806-1869. William Pitt Fessenden correspondence, 1839-1888 (bulk 1858-1869). New-York Historical Society Library
creatorOf Childs, George William, 1829-1894. Letters to Benson J. Lossing, "My dear friend Osgood," and S.S. McClure, 1864 December 22, 1878 December 31, 1890 June 2. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Autograph File, O, 1706-1966. Houghton Library.
creatorOf James Ripley Osgood papers Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Autograph File, C, 1554-2002. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Du Maurier, George, 1834-1896. Letters to James R. Osgood, 1887. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Warner, Charles Dudley, 1829-1900. Letter to James R. Osgood [manuscript], 1874 May 3. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Charles Eliot Norton Collection, 1851 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
creatorOf Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Letter, 1881 December 12 : to James Osgood. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Ticknor and Fields records, 1839-1881. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Letters of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow [manuscript],1878-1879. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Cooke, Rose Terry, 1827-1892. Papers of Rose Terry Cooke, 1855-1891. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Agreement to publish the works of Charles Dickens in the United States : autograph document signed, 1867 Apr. 15. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888. Papers consisting of correspondence, literary manuscripts, legal documents, book reviews, and photocopies [manuscript] 1856 (1863-88) 1910. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Thomas Bailey Aldrich papers, 1837-1926. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Trowbridge, J. T. (John Townsend), 1827-1916. Papers of John Townsend Trowbridge [manuscript], 1858-1915. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Bayard Taylor collection of papers, 1848-1907 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Correspondence and other papers, 1831-1891. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892. Correspondence with Henry Charles Lea, 1886. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Harte, Bret, 1836-1902. Letters to James Ripley Osgood and Frank Mills [manuscript], 1871, 1879. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Henry James letters to various correspondents and other material, 1861-1915. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Emerson family correspondence, ca. 1725-1900. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908. Letter, 1873 Oct. 5, New York, to [J.R.] Osgood [Boston]. University of Michigan
referencedIn John Williamson Palmer Collection, 1857-1898, n.d. University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
creatorOf Vol. IV (ff. 371). 1885-1887.Swan Sonnenschein and Company; publishers: Correspondence with G. B. Shaw of Swan Sonnenschein and Company (publishers): 1885-1892: Partly signed, printed and shorthand draft.includes:ff. 1-5 Henry Seymour, editor of '..., 1885-1887 British Library
referencedIn Kendall, B. F. (Benjamin Freeman), 1829-1863. Benjamin Freeman Kendall papers, 1853-1916 (bulk 1855-1862). Oregon Historical Society Research Library
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creatorOf Harris, Joel Chandler, 1848-1908. Papers of Joel Chandler Harris, 1881-1908. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Correspondence, 1827-1885. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892. Autograph letter signed J. G. W. to: "My dear Friend Osgood." October, 1874. Wellesley College
creatorOf Spofford, Harriet Elizabeth Prescott, 1835-1921. Papers of Harriet Elizabeth Prescott Spofford, 1860-1917. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892,. Letters signed from James Ripley Osgood to various recipients, 1873-1886. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Ticknor and Fields. Ticknor and Fields records, 1839-1881. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Warner, Charles Dudley, 1829-1900. Letters from Charles Dudley Warner to or about J.R. Osgood [manuscript], ca.1872 September 29-1877 May 22. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905. Letters and playbill, 1883-1894. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Whitney, A. D. T. (Adeline Dutton Train), 1824-1906. Letters of Adeline D.T. Whitney, 1876-1893. University of Virginia. Library
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referencedIn Parton, James, 1822-1891. Papers of James Parton [manuscript] 1860-1893. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Howells family papers, 1850-1954 (inclusive). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Barrett, Lawrence, 1838-1891. Letters to James R. Osgood, 1875-1877. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892. Correspondence of William Winter [manuscript], 1865-1896. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Taylor, Bayard, 1825-1878. [Letters] 1868-1878 / Bayard Taylor. Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn William Warland Clapp correspondence, 1790-1891 (inclusive), 1840-1891 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Laffan, William M. W. M. Laffan letter to Samuel Sidney McClure [manuscript] University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. ALS, 1883 April 6 : Hartford, to [James R.] Osgood. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
creatorOf Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Letters [manuscript], 1843 September 26 and 1874 February 21. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Du Maurier, George, 1834-1896. Autograph letters signed (3) : Hampstead, to James R. Osgood, London agent of Harper & Brothers, 1891 Jan. 12-Jul. 28. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892. John Greenleaf Whittier collection of papers, 1833-1904 bulk (1851-1892). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Thomas Bailey Aldrich papers, 1837-1926. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Thomas Bailey Aldrich additional papers, 1850-1904. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Papers of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow [manuscript], 1764-1934 (bulk 1830-1881). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Papers of Mark Twain [manuscript], 1862-1946, bulk 1872-1910. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Howells family papers, 1850-1954 (inclusive). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Letter, Cambridge, Mass., to James Ripley Osgood [manuscript] 1874 Feb. 27. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Mark Twain correspondence : incoming letters, 1813-[ongoing]. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Gay Wilson Allen Papers, 1801-1988 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
creatorOf Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. Autograph letter signed : Boston, to [James R.] Osgood, 1871 Nov. 8. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Samuel Langhorne Clemens collection of papers, 1856-1938, 1870-1938 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Ticknor and Fields records, 1839-1881. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Rogers Memorial Collection: Papers of James R. Osgood and A. V. S. Anthony, 1853-1912. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Benjamin Holt Ticknor Papers, 1595-1935, (bulk 1850-1920) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892. James Ripley Osgood letters [manuscript], 1876, 1886. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Lydia Maria Child Collection, 1844-1879 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
creatorOf Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. Letters to James R. Osgood and Mrs. Sherwood, 1873-1880. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892,. Autograph letter signed from J.R. Osgood to William Winter [manuscript], 1871? Friday. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901. Letter to James R. Osgood, 1888. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. Letter [188-?] Boston, to James R. Osgood, Boston. University of Michigan
referencedIn Harned, Thomas Biggs, b. 1851,. Thomas Biggs Harned collection of the papers of Walt Whitman, 1842-1937 (bulk 1855-1892). Library of Congress
creatorOf Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892. Autograph letter signed (Incomplete) : to an unidentified correspondent, [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Harriet Beecher Stowe collection of papers, 1847-1895 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Autograph File, C, 1554-2002. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Howells family. Papers, 1850-1954. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Warner, Charles Dudley, 1829-1900. Papers of Charles Dudley Warner [manuscript], 1870-1900. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Stoddard, Richard Henry, 1825-1903. Manuscript letter : Mattapoisett, to Lafcadio Hearn, 1885 Feb. 22. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911. Letter, 1871 Sept. 5, Newport, to J.R. Osgood. Ohio State University Libraries
creatorOf Tupper, Martin Farquhar, 1810-1889. Martin Farquhar Tupper poems and letters, 1843-1877. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892. James R. Osgood letter to George L. Craik, 1879 June 2. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928. Autograph letters signed (3) : Max Gate near Dorchester, to Messrs. Osgood and McIlvaine, 1889 Aug. 4-1902 Mar. 10. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892. Manuscript letter signed "James R. Osgood & Co." : [Boston], to Lafcadio Hearn, 1884 Dec. 2. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Rogers, Henry Munroe, 1839-1937,. Rogers Memorial Collection: Papers of James R. Osgood and A. V. S. Anthony, 1853-1912. Harvard University, Harvard Theater Collection, Harvard College Library
creatorOf Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878. William Cullen Bryant letter to James R. Osgood [manuscript], 1875 May 3. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Letter : to James R. Osgood, 1874 March 7, [manuscript]. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Black, William, 1841-1898. William Black letter to James R. Osgood? : Brighton, Eng. : ALS, 1889 Feb. 14. UC Berkeley Libraries
referencedIn Howells family papers, 1850-1954 (inclusive). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Cooke, John Esten, 1830-1886. Letter to James R. Osgood concerning financial matters [manuscript] 30 May 1885. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Benjamin Freeman Kendall papers., 1853-1916, 1855-1862 Oregon Historical Society Research Library
referencedIn Joel Chandler Harris Collection, 1881-1907 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
creatorOf Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. Papers of William Dean Howells [manuscript], 1866-1919. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Trowbridge, J. T. (John Townsend), 1827-1916. Letter from John T. Trowbridge to Osgood [manuscript], 1869 September 15. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Barrett, Lawrence, 1838-1891,. Autograph letters signed from Lawrence Barrett to various people [manuscript], 1871-1891. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Ticknor and Fields records, 1839-1881. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hawthorne, Julian, 1846-1934. Autograph letter signed : New York, to James R. Osgood, the publisher, 1882 Jun. 30. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Letter to "Osgood" [manuscript], 1872 July 31. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Lounsbury, Thomas Raynesford, 1838-1915. Thomas Raynesford Lounsbury papers, 1829-1915 (inclusive), 1856-1915 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf James, Henry, 1843-1916. Papers of Henry James [manuscript], 1876-1915, 1930-1939. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn James Russell Lowell papers, 1835-1919. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Andrew Lang papers, 1811-1971. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Rose Terry Cooke Collection, 1866-1891 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn Alice and Phoebe Cary Collection, 1855-1870, n.d. University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
creatorOf Saxe, John Godfrey, 1816-1887. Letter [manuscript], 1871, Albany, New York, to [James Ripley] Osgood. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. William Dean Howells Collection, 1859-1924. Rutgers University
creatorOf Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow collection of papers, 1826-1901 bulk (1833-1882). New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Harte, Bret, 1836-1902. Papers of Bret Harte [manuscript] 1859-1901. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892. Letter written and signed by a secretary : London, to William Wetmore Story, 1887 Feb. 2. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896. Harriet Beecher Stowe collection of papers, 1847-1895. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907. Thomas Bailey Aldrich miscellany, 1880-1886. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Curtis, George William, 1824-1892. Letters of George William Curtis [manuscript], 1848-1891. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Page, Thomas Nelson, 1853-1922. Papers of Thomas Nelson Page [manuscript], 1878-1923. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892. Autograph letter signed : London, to William Wetmore Story, 1886 Dec. 13. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. William Dean Howells Correspondence, 1863-1898. Boston Public Library, Central Library in Copley Square
referencedIn Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896. Letters, 1870-1885. University of Florida
referencedIn Oliver Wendell Holmes collection of papers, 1833]-1908, 1838-1894 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Henry James letters to various correspondents and other material, 1861-1915. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892,. Autograph letter signed from J.R. Osgood, Boston, to William Winter [manuscript], 1871 September 2. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892. Autograph letter signed : [Boston, Mass], to J.R. Osgood, 1886 Apr. 1. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Harte, Bret, 1836-1902. Letter to James R. Osgood, 1872. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Sarah Orne Jewett correspondence, 1861-1930. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Libbey, Laura Jean, 1862-1924. Letter : Cincinnati, Ohio, to James R. Osgood, Boston, Mass., 1880 June 1. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
creatorOf Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892. James Ripley Osgood letters [manuscript], 1876, 1886. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Warner, Charles Dudley, 1829-1900. Charles Dudley Warner papers, 1865-1893. Library of Congress
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creatorOf Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. Ralph Waldo Emerson letters, 1838-1875. Cornell University Library
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referencedIn Rogers Memorial Collection: Photographs, prints, and drawings, ca. 1600-1936 (inclusive), 1861-1936 (bulk). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910. Samuel Langhorne Clemens collection of papers, 1856-1938 bulk (1870-1938). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Thomas Biggs Harned collection of Walt Whitman papers, 1842-1937, (bulk 1855-1892) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910. ALS, [1875] February 20 : Hartford [Conn.] to J.R. Osgood. Copley Press, J S Copley Library
creatorOf Buchanan, James, 1791-1868. [Letter] 1852 Aug. 18, Wheatland, near Lancaster [to] James R. Osgood. American Primers
creatorOf Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892,. Autograph letter signed from James R. Osgood, Boston, to J. Parker Norris [manuscript], 1875 November 26. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Joel Chandler Harris Collection, 1881-1907 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
creatorOf Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904. Collection of Lafcadio Hearn letters : Japan and other places, to various recipients, 1878-1902. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Dana Family. Papers of the Dana family [manuscript], 1840-1881. University of Virginia. Library
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referencedIn Henry Wadsworth Longfellow collection of papers, 1826-1901, 1833-1882 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
creatorOf Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909. Papers of Sarah Orne Jewett [manuscript], 1870-1908. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Correspondence, 1864-1906. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909,. Papers of Alice and Phoebe Cary, 1855-1870. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Alden, Henry Mills, 1836-1919. American and English literary and historical papers collected by Atcheson L. Hench [manuscript] 1782-1944. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Autograph File, L, 1641-1976. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910. Autograph letter signed SLC : to Mr. Osgood, Friday. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909. Sarah Orne Jewett letters, [ca. 1870]-1879. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Benjamin Penhollow Shillaber Collection University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn Amy Lowell autograph collection, 1523-1930. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Shillaber, B. P. (Benjamin Penhallow), 1814-1890. Papers of Benjamin Penhallow Shillaber, 1857-1890. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Osgood, James R. (James Ripley), 1836-1892. Extracts (not autograph) from his letters : to officials of Harper & Bros., 1889 Oct. 23-1890 Apr. 9. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Henry Oscar Houghton papers, 1773-1932 (inclusive) 1833-1895 (bulk). Houghton Library.
Role Title Holding Repository
Walt Whitman to James R. Osgood, 26 May [1881] Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to J. R. Osgood & Company, 23 May 1882 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to James R. Osgood, 4 June 1881 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to James R. Osgood, 20 May 1881 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf James R. Osgood to Walt Whitman, 12 May 1881 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to James R. Osgood, 1 June 1881 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf James R. Osgood to Walt Whitman, 23 May 1881 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to James R. Osgood & Company, 23 March 1882 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to James R. Osgood & Company, 12 April 1882 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to James R. Osgood & Company, 10 December 1881 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to James R. Osgood, 16 June 1881 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to James R. Osgood, 8 May 1881 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to James R. Osgood & Company, 21 March 1882 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to James R. Osgood, 29 May 1881 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf James R. Osgood & Company to Walt Whitman, 10 April 1882 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to James R. Osgood & Company, 5 April 1882 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf James R. Osgood & Company to Walt Whitman, 21 March 1882 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to James R. Osgood & Company, 19 March 1882 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf James R. Osgood to Walt Whitman, 31 May 1881 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf James R. Osgood to Walt Whitman, 13 September 1881 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf James R. Osgood to Walt Whitman, 3 June 1881 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to James R. Osgood & Company, 7 March 1882 Walt Whitman Archive
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associatedWith Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888. person
associatedWith Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907. person
correspondedWith Allen, Gay Wilson, 1903- person
correspondedWith Barrett, Lawrence, 1838-1891, person
associatedWith Besant, Walter, Sir, 1836-1901. person
associatedWith Black, William, 1841-1898. person
correspondedWith Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893, person
associatedWith Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878. person
associatedWith Buchanan, James, 1791-1868. person
associatedWith Cable, George Washington, 1844-1925. person
associatedWith Childs, George William, 1829-1894. person
associatedWith Clapp, William Warland, 1826-1891 person
associatedWith Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910. person
associatedWith Colles, William Morris, 1855-1926. person
associatedWith Cooke, John Esten, 1830-1886. person
associatedWith Cooke, Rose Terry, 1827-1892. person
associatedWith Craik, George L. (George Lillie), 1798-1866, person
associatedWith Curtis, George William, 1824-1892. person
correspondedWith Daly, Augustin, 1838-1899 person
associatedWith Dana Family. family
associatedWith Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. person
associatedWith Du Maurier, George, 1834-1896. person
associatedWith Emerson family. family
associatedWith Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. person
associatedWith Fessenden, William Pitt, 1806-1869. person
associatedWith Glasgow, Robert I., person
associatedWith Hardy, Thomas, 1840-1928. person
correspondedWith Harned, Thomas Biggs, b. 1851, person
associatedWith Harper & Brothers, corporateBody
associatedWith Harris, Joel Chandler, 1848-1908. person
associatedWith Harte, Bret, 1836-1902. person
associatedWith Hawthorne, Julian, 1846-1934. person
associatedWith Hay, John, 1838-1905. person
associatedWith Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904. person
associatedWith Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911. person
associatedWith Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894. person
associatedWith Houdon. person
correspondedWith Houghton, Henry Oscar, 1823-1895 person
correspondedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith House, Edward Howard, 1836-1901. person
associatedWith Howells family. family
associatedWith Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. person
associatedWith Irving, Henry, Sir, 1838-1905. person
associatedWith James, Henry, 1843-1916. person
associatedWith James R. Osgood and Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909. person
correspondedWith Kendall, B. F. (Benjamin Freeman), 1829-1863. person
associatedWith Laffan, William M. person
correspondedWith Lang, Andrew, 1844-1912 person
associatedWith Libbey, Laura Jean, 1862-1924. person
associatedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. person
associatedWith Lounsbury, Thomas Raynesford, 1838-1915. person
correspondedWith Lowell, Amy, 1874-1925 person
correspondedWith Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 person
correspondedWith Nichols, George, 1809-1882 person
correspondedWith Norris, Joseph Parker, 1847-1916 person
associatedWith Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908 person
associatedWith Page, Thomas Nelson, 1853-1922. person
associatedWith Parton, James, 1822-1891. person
correspondedWith Pugh, Thomas B. person
associatedWith Rogers, Henry Munroe, 1839-1937, person
associatedWith Saxe, John Godfrey, 1816-1887. person
associatedWith Scudder, Horace Elisha, 1838-1902 person
associatedWith Shillaber, B. P. (Benjamin Penhallow), 1814-1890. person
associatedWith Spofford, Harriet Elizabeth Prescott, 1835-1921. person
associatedWith Sprague, Mary Aplin, 1849- person
associatedWith Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908. person
associatedWith Stoddard, Richard Henry, 1825-1903. person
associatedWith Story, William Wetmore, 1819-1895, person
correspondedWith Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896. person
correspondedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
associatedWith Taylor, Bayard, 1825-1878. person
associatedWith Ticknor and Fields. corporateBody
associatedWith Ticknor, Benjamin Holt, 1842-1914. person
associatedWith Trowbridge, J. T. (John Townsend), 1827-1916. person
associatedWith Tupper, Martin Farquhar, 1810-1889. person
associatedWith Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. person
associatedWith Walker, Ralph, 1889-1973, person
associatedWith Warner, Charles Dudley, 1829-1900. person
associatedWith Washington, George, 1732-1799 person
correspondedWith Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 person
associatedWith Whitney, A. D. T. (Adeline Dutton Train), 1824-1906. person
associatedWith Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892. person
correspondedWith Winter, William, 1836-1917, person
associatedWith Young, Robert, 1927-2008, person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Subject
Publishers and publishing--19th century--Correspondence
Occupation
Function

Person

Birth 1836

Death 1892

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