Bucke, Richard Maurice, 1837-1902

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Bucke was a Canadian psychiatrist and psychologist, Walt Whitman's literary executor, and superintendent of the London Ontario Asylum for the Insane. Love was an American and the Director of Physical Training for Women at Indiana State Normal School.

From the description of Letters to Edith Maclure Love, 1889-1902. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 78326340

From the guide to the Letters to Edith Maclure Love, 1889-1902., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

Richard Bucke, physician and author, was born in England and brought to Canada by his parents. He studied medicine at McGill University and also in London and Paris. In 1877, he was appointed superintendent of the Asylum for the Insane at London, Ontario, and he held this position until his death.

Bucke was the author of Man's moral nature (1879), Walt Whitman (1883) and Cosmic consciousness (1901). He was also one of the literary executors of Whitman's estate and edited many of Whitman's works.

From the description of Letters, 1897-1899. (Temple University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 122491206

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Price, Helen E. Letters of Helen E. Price, 1881-1897. Library of Congress
referencedIn Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892. Trent Collection of Whitmaniana, 1841-1947, (bulk 1845-1849, 1854-1857, and 1864-1892). Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Traubel, Horace, 1858-1919. Horace Traubel and Anne Montgomerie Traubel papers, 1824-1979 (bulk 1883-1947). Library of Congress
referencedIn Traubel, Gertrude. Papers, 1870-1979. Temple University Libraries, Paley Library
referencedIn Walt Whitman papers, 1854-1892 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
creatorOf Bucke, Richard Maurice, 1837-1902. Study of Faust and Leaves of grass : notes / by R.M. Bucke. Rollins College, Olin Library
creatorOf Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892. Walt Whitman Collection, 1846-1965. Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Bucke, Richard Maurice, 1837-1902. Correspondence to Daniel Garrison Brinton, 1893. University of Pennsylvania Library
creatorOf Bucke, Richard Maurice, 1837-1902. Letter to Thomas Biggs Harned, 1889. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Bearse, Henry Williams, fl. 1906,. Autograph letters signed from Henry Williams Bearse to various people [manuscript], 1906. Folger Shakespeare Library
referencedIn Charles N. Elliot Collection, 1873-1951 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Feinberg, Charles E., 1899-. Papers of Walt Whitman in the Charles E. Feinberg collection, 1806-1981 (bulk 1841-1981). Library of Congress
creatorOf Porcupine's Quill, Inc. Walt Whitman's Canada, 1985. University of Guelph
referencedIn Horace Traubel and Anne Montgomerie Traubel Papers, 1824-1979, (bulk 1883-1947) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892. Walt Whitman collection, 1842-1949. Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Bucke, Richard Maurice, 1837-1902. Letters to Mary Van Bibber, 1901-1902. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Traubel, Horace, 1858-1919. Horace and Anne Montgomerie Traubel papers, 1824-1979 (bulk 1883-1947). Library of Congress
referencedIn Walt Whitman Papers in the Charles E. Feinberg Collection, 1763-1985, (bulk 1841-1981) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
creatorOf Letters to Edith Maclure Love, 1889-1902. Houghton Library
creatorOf Bucke, Richard Maurice, 1837-1902. Autograph letter signed : London, Ontario, to Laurens Maynard, 1897 May 30. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Horace Traubel collection of Walt Whitman papers, 1854–1916 University of Delaware Library - Special Collections
creatorOf Bucke, Richard Maurice,. Letters, 1897-1899. Temple University Libraries, Paley Library
referencedIn Elliot, Charles N. (Charles Nathan), b. 1873. Charles N. Elliot collection, 1873-1951. Library of Congress
referencedIn Fonds Edward Gordon Craig Bibliothèque nationale de France. Département des arts du spectacle
creatorOf Bucke, Richard Maurice, 1837-1902. Letters to Edith Maclure Love, 1889-1902. Houghton Library
referencedIn Walt Whitman Collection TXRC03-A4., 1846-1965, nd Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
creatorOf Sarrazin, Gregor, 1854-1915. Walt Whitman, rough abstract and condensation in La Nouvelle revue, 1st of May, 1888, by R.M. B[ucke] of Canada. Boston University, Mugar Memorial Library
referencedIn Saunders, Henry Scholey, 1864-1951. Henry S. Saunders collection of Walt Whitman papers, 1887-1923. Library of Congress
referencedIn Walt Whitman collection, 1842-1949 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Bucke, Richard Maurice, 1837-1902. Walt Whitman's scrapbook [microform] / [compiled by Richard Maurice Bucke?] Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
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creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 6 February 1880 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 11 October 1882 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 12 March 1883 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 9 November 1882 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 20 March 1883 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 23 September 1883 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, [12 June 1882?] Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 19 January 1880 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 10 December 1882 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 9 May 1883 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, [between 1878 and 1879?] Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 18 March 1883 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 2 June 1883 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 9 May 1882 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 18 March 1880 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 20 March 1883 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to Richard Maurice Bucke, 7 February 1882 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 27 March 1883 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 4 November 1877 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 23 March 1880 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 9 November 1879 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 3 February 1880 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to Richard Maurice Bucke, [(?) December 1878] Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 9 September 1883 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to Richard Maurice Bucke, 23 October [1878] Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 31 December 1881 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 22 May 1881 Walt Whitman Archive
creatorOf Richard Maurice Bucke to Walt Whitman, 28 May 1883 Walt Whitman Archive
Walt Whitman to Richard Maurice Bucke, 16(?) October 1879 Walt Whitman Archive
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correspondedWith Bearse, Henry Williams, fl. 1906, person
associatedWith Craig, Edward Gordon (1872-1966) person
correspondedWith Edith Maclure Love person
correspondedWith Elliot, Charles N. (Charles Nathan), b. 1873. person
correspondedWith Feinberg, Charles E., 1899- person
associatedWith Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, 1749-1832. person
associatedWith Harned, Thomas Biggs, b. 1851. person
associatedWith Love, Edith Maclure, person
associatedWith Maynard, Laurens, 1866-1917, person
associatedWith Porcupine's Quill, Inc. corporateBody
correspondedWith Price, Helen E. person
associatedWith Sarrazin, Gregor, 1854-1915. person
correspondedWith Saunders, Henry Scholey, 1864-1951. person
correspondedWith Traubel, Anne Montgomerie, 1864-1954 person
associatedWith Traubel, Gertrude. person
associatedWith Traubel, Horace, 1858-1919 person
associatedWith Van Bibber, Mary. person
associatedWith Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 person
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United States
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Poetry, Modern--19th century
Copyright
Religion
Muskoka (Ont. : District municipality)--Description and travel
Poets, American
Psychiatry
American poetry--19th century
Authors and publishers
Occupation
Psychiatrists
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Birth 1837-03-18

Death 1902-02-19

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