Trask, Spencer, 1844-1909

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Spencer Trask was an American banker and financier and his wife Katrina Trask was an American author. Together they established what became the artist colony Yaddo at Saratoga, N.Y. Stedman was an American poet and critic and good friend of the Trasks.

From the description of [Letter] 1906 Dec. 13, Yaddo, Saratoga, [N.Y., to] Edmund C. Stedman / Spencer Trask. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 669631520

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referencedIn Smith, J. Alden, 1830-1896. Incoming correspondence (from within Colorado), M-Z 1871-1879. Boulder Public Library
referencedIn Henry Villard papers, 1604-1948 (inclusive), 1863-1900 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Yaddo (Artist's colony). Yaddo records, 1870-1980. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Heloise Durant Rose Letters, 1873-1945 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
creatorOf Bowker, R. R. (Richard Rogers), 1848-1933. Richard Rogers Bowker Papers, 1856-1958. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Letters from various correspondents, American period, 1876-1937. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Yaddo records, 1870-1980 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Richard Rogers Bowker papers, 1856-1958 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Trask, Spencer, 1844-1909. [Letter] 1906 Dec. 13, Yaddo, Saratoga, [N.Y., to] Edmund C. Stedman / Spencer Trask. Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Milbank Memorial Library. Miscellaneous records, [ca. 1819-1983]. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn George Edward Woodberry papers concerning Edgar Allan Poe, 1829-1928. Houghton Library.
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associatedWith Bowker, R. R. (Richard Rogers), 1848-1933. person
associatedWith Milbank Memorial Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Page, Walter Hines, 1855-1918 person
associatedWith Reform Club (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Rose, Heloise Durant. person
associatedWith Smith, J. Alden, 1830-1896. person
associatedWith Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908, person
associatedWith Trask, Katrina, 1853-1922. person
correspondedWith Villard, Henry, 1835-1900 person
correspondedWith Woodberry, George Edward, 1855-1930 person
associatedWith Yaddo (Artist's colony) corporateBody
associatedWith Yaddo (Artist's colony). corporateBody
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Birth 1844-09-18

Death 1909-12-31

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