Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888

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Mary Howitt, née Botham, English writer and translator.

From the description of Mary Howitt manuscript material : 2 items, ca. 1828? (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 430350254

Writer of children's stories and other works, who often wrote with her husband, William Howitt.

From the description of Letters, 1835-1854. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 122295254

English author.

From the description of Papers, 1832-1877. (University of Iowa Libraries). WorldCat record id: 28410167

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Highgate, to Horace Greeley, Aug. 31. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269526699

From the description of Autograph letter signed : Highgate, to Epes Sargent, [1864?] Feb. 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269526710

From the description of Autograph letter signed : "The Hermitage, Highgate Rise" [near London], to Catherine Dickens, [between 1852 and 1857] Jan. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 269537658

Mary Howitt, an English Quaker, resigned her membership in the Society of Friends in 1847.

From the description of ALsS, [18-- : Eng.]. (Haverford College Library). WorldCat record id: 38853646

Howitt was an English author, editor and translator.

From the description of Letters to Eliza Meteyard, 1846-1876. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612375655

English writer.

From the description of Autograph letter signed, with draft of reply : Highgate, to Agnes Strickland, [1856] Feb. 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270864151

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creatorOf Blessington, Marguerite (Power), Countess of, 1789-1849. Autograph letter in third person, unsigned : Gore House [London], to Mrs. Howit [sic], 1845 Dec. 24. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn William and Mary Howitt Papers, 1827-1886. Swarthmore College, FRIENDS HIST LIBR
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Autograph letter signed Mary Howitt to: Elihu Barrett. November 27, [s.d.]. Wellesley College
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Autograph letter signed : "The Hermitage, Highgate Rise" [near London], to Catherine Dickens, [between 1852 and 1857] Jan. 16. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892. John Greenleaf Whittier letters, 1858 and 1876. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Autograph letters signed (36) : various places, to Miss Leigh Smith, variously addressed as "Barbara," "Bar," and "Nanny", 1847-1863 May 2. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn British authors collection, 1840-1953. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Thomas Bailey Aldrich papers, 1837-1926. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Hart, John S. (John Seely), 1810-1877. John S. Hart letters, 1834-1877. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Elliott, Ebenezer, 1781-1849. Ebenezer Elliott letter to W.H. Prideaux, 1845 Sept. 5. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn McLane, John Augustus Hendrix, 1848-1893. John Augustus Hendrix McLane papers, 1841-1893 (inclusive), 1864-1893 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Mitford, Mary Russell, 1787-1855. Mary Russell Mitford letters, 1827-1851. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Blanche Paxton album on William Makepeace Thackeray, 1836-1868 and undated. Houghton Library.
referencedIn James Thomas Fields collection of autographs and portraits of distinguished women, 1814-1907. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Letters to Eliza Meteyard, 1846-1876. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Benjamin, Walter Romeyn, 1854-1943,. American and English literary and historical papers collected by Atcheson L. Hench [manuscript] 1780-1933. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Autograph letter signed, with draft of reply : Highgate, to Agnes Strickland, [1856] Feb. 13. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Papers of T W Mercer, 1833-1961 National Co-operative Archive
referencedIn Ralph Waldo Emerson letters from various correspondents, ca. 1814-1882. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Blessington, Marguerite (Power), Countess of, 1789-1849. Autograph letter signed : Gore House [London], to [Mrs. Howitt], 1846 Dec. 21. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Alexander, Samuel, 1749-1824. British Friends' letters, 1650-1985. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Cushman, Charlotte, 1816-1876,. Autograph letters signed from Charlotte Cushman to various recipients [manuscript], 1843-1875. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Papers, 1832-1877. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Autograph letter signed : London, to Mrs. Howitt, 1850 Feb. 19. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Autograph letter signed Mary Howitt to: "My dear Mrs. Freiligrath" April 6, 1842. Wellesley College
referencedIn Howitt, William, 1792-1879. Letters, [1830?-1868]. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Beerbohm, Max, Sir, 1872-1956. Great Britain Papers (literary), 1806-1936. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Letters, 1835-1854. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Letter. Jan. 31.1886, Meram, [Eng.] to Oscar Fay Adams. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Pickard-Whittier papers, 1815-1915. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Howitt, William, 1792-1879. A Scottish ramble in the spring of 1822 : by William & Mary Howitt : manuscript, 1822. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Lee, Hannah Farnham Sawyer, 1780-1865. Letter to Mary Botham Howitt Oct. 5. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Bremer, Fredrika, 1801-1865. Fredrika Bremer letters, 1848-1859. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Bateman, Edward La Trobe, 1816-1897. [Papers] [manuscript]. Libraries Australia
referencedIn Samuel Gray Ward and Anna Hazard Barker Ward papers, 1823-1934 (inclusive) 1837-1900 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Collection of autograph letters, ca. 1829-1915. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Susan Groag Bell's, An Annotated bibliography of British Women's autobiographies, 1790-1950 :, research and reference materials, 1986-1998 Stanford University. Libraries. Dept. of Special Collections and University Archives.
creatorOf Allingham, William, 1824-1889. Autograph letters signed (2) : Ballyshannon and London, to Mrs. Howitt, 1857 June 16 and 1862 Aug. 10. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn The Briggs Collection of Literary Papers and Correspondence from the Sutton family, Nottingham, 1818-1915, 1818-1915 The University of Nottingham
referencedIn Amy Hemenway collection of autographs, 1791-1873. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888,. Autograph letter signed from Mary Howitt, The Hermitage, Highgate Rise, to Mr. and Mrs. Charles Kean [manuscript], 19th century Wednesday. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Mary Howitt manuscript material : 2 items, ca. 1828? New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Wendell Phillips papers, 1555-1882 (inclusive) 1833-1881 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Rogers Memorial Collection: Henry Munroe Rogers papers, 1812-1937 (inclusive), 1862-1937 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Cornwall, Barry, 1787-1874. Letters, 1818-1867. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Bennoch, Francis, 1812-1890. Correspondence, 1838-1886. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Autograph letter signed : Highgate, to Horace Greeley, Aug. 31. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. Nathaniel Hawthorne collection, 1800-1919. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Watts, Alaric Alexander, 1797-1864. Letters, 1821-1857. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Howitt, Margaret, b. 1839. Letter to Mrs.Buck. Conway, Wales. 1861 Aug. 12. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Autograph File, H, 1584-1988. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Fuller, Margaret, 1810-1850. Letters from and about Margaret Fuller, 1846-1849. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Howitt, Mary (Botham), 1799-1888. Autograph letter signed : Highgate, to Epes Sargent, [1864?] Feb. 27. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn James Freeman Clarke additional correspondence, 1787-1886. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Bell, Susan G. An annotated bibliography of British women's autobiographies, 1790-1950 : research and reference materials, 1986-1998. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. ALsS, [18-- : Eng.]. Haverford College Library
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. ALS, [18--] May 20 : [Eng.?] to Miss Holland / M. Howitt. Haverford College Library
referencedIn Childs, George William, 1829-1894. George William Childs papers [manuscript], 1882-1892. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Spring, Rebecca. Rebecca Spring papers, ca. 1830-1900. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Mary Howitt letters and poems, 1832-1887. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn John MacKay Shaw Collection, 1737-2007
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Autograph letter signed Mary Howitt to: Dear Sir [Thomas Westwood] November 8, [s.d.]. Wellesley College
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888,. Autograph letter signed from M. Howitt, Nottingham, to F. Shoberl [manuscript], 19th century May 13. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Bradley, Mary E. (Mary Emily), 1835-1898. Women authors collection, Bra-Broo, 1829-1937. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
referencedIn Nathaniel Hawthorne collection, 1800-1919 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Autograph letter signed : The Hermitage, to Mr. Chapman, [n.d.], "Monday". Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Papers, 1834-1959 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
creatorOf Mitford, Mary Russell, 1787-1855. Letters, 1818-1854. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892. John Greenleaf Whittier Papers, 1808-1940. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888. Sir William Woodvill : manuscript, [18--] Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Chambers, Robert, 1802-1871. Autograph letter signed : [n.p.], to Mrs. Howitt, 1863 June 13. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Howitt, Mary Botham, 1799-1888,. Autograph letter signed from Mary Howitt, The Hermitage, Highgate Rise, to Charles Kean [manuscript], 1855 January 23. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn John Augustus Hendrix McLane papers, 1841-1893, 1864-1893 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
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associatedWith Acton, Eliza, 1799-1859, person
associatedWith Adams, Oscar Fay, 1855-1919. person
correspondedWith Aldrich, Thomas Bailey, 1836-1907 person
associatedWith Allingham, William, 1824-1889. person
associatedWith Barnard, Frederick, 1846-1896, person
associatedWith Barrett, Elihu. person
associatedWith Bartholomew, Anne Charlotte, 1800-1862. person
associatedWith Bateman, Edward La Trobe, 1816-1897. person
associatedWith Bell, Susan G. person
associatedWith Bell, Susan Groag person
associatedWith Bennoch, Francis, 1812-1890, person
associatedWith Blessington, Marguerite (Power), Countess of, 1789-1849. person
associatedWith Bohn, Henry G. (Henry George), 1796-1884. person
associatedWith Bremer, Fredrika, 1801-1865. person
associatedWith Chambers, Robert, 1802-1871. person
associatedWith Chapman, Mr., person
associatedWith Childs, George William, 1829-1894. person
associatedWith Clarke, James Freeman, 1810-1888 person
associatedWith Clark, James G. (James Goudy), 1830-1897, person
associatedWith Cornwall, Barry, 1787-1874. person
associatedWith Created by John MacKay Shaw person
associatedWith Cundall, Joseph, 1818-1895, person
correspondedWith Cushman, Charlotte, 1816-1876, person
associatedWith Dickens, Catherine, 1815-1879, person
associatedWith Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. person
associatedWith Edwards, Amelia Ann Blanford, 1831-1892, person
associatedWith Elliott, Ebenezer, 1781-1849. person
correspondedWith Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 person
associatedWith Fearing, Daniel B. (Daniel Butler), 1859-1918 person
associatedWith Fields, Cyrus W., person
associatedWith Fields, James Thomas, 1817-1881, person
associatedWith Foley, Margaret F., d. 1877. person
associatedWith Foster, Myles Birket, 1825-1899, person
associatedWith Fox, Franklin, person
associatedWith Fox, W. J. (William Johnson), 1786-1864, person
associatedWith Freiligrath, Ferdinand, 1810-1876. person
associatedWith Fuller, Margaret, 1810-1850. person
associatedWith Gillies, Margaret, 1803-1887, person
associatedWith Gilpin, Charles, 1809-1891, person
associatedWith Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872, person
associatedWith Greenwood, Grace, 1823-1904, person
associatedWith Hall, Norman, person
associatedWith Hall, S. C., Mrs., 1800-1881, person
associatedWith Hall, S. C. (Samuel Carter), 1800-1889, person
correspondedWith HARRIET GOODHUE HOSMER, 1830-1908 person
associatedWith Hart, John S. (John Seely), 1810-1877. person
associatedWith Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. person
associatedWith Hemans, Mrs., 1793-1835. person
associatedWith Hemenway, Amy, collector. person
associatedWith Holland, Miss. person
associatedWith Horne, R. H. (Richard H.), 1802-1884. person
associatedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Hounsell, E.A., Miss., person
associatedWith Howitt, Margaret, b. 1839. person
associatedWith Howitt, William, 1792-1879. person
correspondedWith Kean, Charles John, 1811?-1868 person
correspondedWith Kean, Ellen, 1805-1880 person
associatedWith Lee, Hannah Farnham Sawyer, 1780-1865. person
associatedWith Lippincott, L. K. (Leander K.), person
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
associatedWith Martin, Theodore, Sir, 1816-1909, person
associatedWith McLane, John Augustus Hendrix, 1840-1893 person
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associatedWith Meteyard, Eliza, 1816-1879. person
associatedWith Mitford, Mary Russell, 1787-1855. person
associatedWith Moulton, Louise Chandler, 1835-1908. person
associatedWith Paxton, Blanche, former owner. person
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associatedWith Pope-Hennessy, John, Sir, person
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associatedWith Rogers, Henry Munroe, 1839-1937 person
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associatedWith Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896. person
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associatedWith Westwood, T. (Thomas), 1814?-1888. person
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associatedWith Woodville, William, 1752-1805 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
England
Great Britain
United States
Subject
English literature--19th century
Authors, English--19th century--Correspondence
Women's rights
Authors, English--19th century
German literature--Translations into English
Women authors, English--Correspondence
Authors and publishers
Occupation
Women authors, English
Authors, English
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Birth 1799-03-12

Death 1888-01-30

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