Cary, Phoebe, 1824-1871

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American prose writer and poet.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : New York, to the Editor, Young folks, 1868 Dec. 7. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133563

From the description of Whittier : poem in the author's autograph signed, 1867 Dec. 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270135832

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to "My dear Friend", [n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133540

Poet Phoebe Cary was born in Hamilton County, Ohio, to Robert and Elizabeth (Jessup) Cary. She lived with her sister Alice, also a writer, in Ohio and New York. For further biographical information, see Notable American Women, 1607-1950 (1971).

From the description of Papers, 1852. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232007207

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referencedIn Sorosis Records, 1856-1972 Sophia Smith Collection
referencedIn Risley, Hanson A. Papers, 1774-1908. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Hart, John S. (John Seely), 1810-1877. John S. Hart letters to R. W. Griswold [manuscript], 1850 Jun 27 and Dec 3. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Abbott, Jacob, 1803-1879,. Petition signed by 83 American authors to the Committee on Ways and Means, January 17th, 1866. Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Carnahan, Lucy,. Papers of Alice and Phoebe Cary, 1850-1869, n.d., n.y. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Autograph File, C, 1554-2002. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Price, Florence, 1888-1953. The envious wren / [words by] Alice & Phoebe Carey ; [music by] Florence B. Price. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Cary, Phoebe, 1824-1871. Papers, 1852. Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Norton, Ada C.,. Scrapbook [manuscript], 1858-1890. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Charles Henry Brainard papers, 1795-1884 and undated. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Cary, Phoebe, 1824-1871. Papers of Alice and Phoebe Cary, n.d. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Truth, Sojourner, 1797-1883. Commonplace book, 1890-1898. Connecticut Historical Society
creatorOf Cary, Phoebe, 1824-1871. Autograph letter signed : New York, to the Editor, Young folks, 1868 Dec. 7. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Cary Club (Marion, Iowa). Records of the Cary Club of Marion, Iowa, 1883-1980. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Papers, 1835-1856. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Sorosis (New York, N.Y.). Records, 1856-1983. Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Cary, Phoebe, 1824-1871. Whittier : poem in the author's autograph signed, 1867 Dec. 14. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Cary, Phoebe, 1824-1871. The three wrens, n.d. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Cary, Phoebe, 1824-1871. Letters, 1851-1863, New York. Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Cary, Phoebe, 1824-1871. Letters. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Driscoll, Emily,. American women writers, 1850-1936 (inclusive). Harvard University, Schlesinger Library
referencedIn Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909,. Papers of Alice and Phoebe Cary, 1855-1870. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Carnahan, Lucy,. Papers of Alice and Phoebe Cary, 1852-1870. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Cary, Phoebe, 1824-1871. Correspondence [no addressee] 52 E. Twentieth St., Monday afternoon; [no addressee], Monday Morning; My dear friend, nine letters, August 30, [18]50-December 15, [18]56; Dr. Bigelow, Feb. 22, [18]56; [resolution for Dr. Bigelow]; a holograph poem to Dr. Geo. [?] Bigelow; carte de visite photograph / Phoebe Cary. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
creatorOf Cary, Phoebe, 1824-1871. Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to "My dear Friend", [n.d.]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
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correspondedWith Brainard, Charles Henry, 1817-1885 person
associatedWith Cary, Alice, 1820-1871. person
associatedWith Cary Club (Marion, Iowa) corporateBody
associatedWith Driscoll, Emily, person
associatedWith Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857 person
associatedWith Hart, John S. (John Seely), 1810-1877. person
correspondedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Norton, Ada C., person
associatedWith Price, Florence, 1888-1953. person
associatedWith Risley, Hanson A. person
associatedWith Sorosis corporateBody
associatedWith Sorosis (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith University of Wisconsin--Madison. Libraries. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections. corporateBody
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Women poets
American literature--Women authors
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Birth 1824-09-04

Death 1871-07-31

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