Botta, Anne C. Lynch (Anne Charlotte Lynch), 1815-1891

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Teacher and poet of Providence, Rhode Island, and New York.

From the description of Papers, 1835-1894. (Brown University). WorldCat record id: 122544279

Anne Charlotte Lynch Botta was an American poet, writer, and socialite. Her salon in Brooklyn was frequented by many prominent 19th century writers, actors, and artists.

From the description of Anne Lynch Botta correspondence, 1835-1855. (New-York Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 713564548

Anne Lynch Botta was born in Bennington, Vermont, and moved to New York City in 1840, where she married professor Vincenzo Botta in 1855. She wrote poetry and prose, but is best remembered as the hostess of a literary salon which attracted the city's most eminent (as well as most obscure) authors from the 1840s until her death in 1891.

From the description of Anne Lynch Botta letters and poems, 1868, n.d. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 49767455

American author and hostess.

From the description of Autograph letter signed : [New York], to Edgar Allan Poe, [1845] Jul. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270525257

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creatorOf Botta, Anne Charlotte (Lynch), 1815-1891. Autograph letter signed : [New York], to Edgar Allan Poe, [1845] Jul. 17. Pierpont Morgan Library.
referencedIn Booth, Edwin, 1833-1893,. Autograph letters signed from Edwin Booth to various recipients [manuscript], 1858-1893. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Thomas, Edith Matilda, 1854-1925. Correspondence with Miss Dyer, Nov. 27, Executive Council Author's Club, Jan. 23, West New Brighton, N.Y., Mr. Stoddard, Jan. 12, 1885, Geneva, Ohio, William J. Bolt, Geneva, Ohio, March 3, 1887, Mr Baldwin, Geneva, Ohio, Oct. 9, 1885, and Mrs. Botta, Geneva, Ohio, July 5, 1884, and 3 poems, "The Oread," "Three autographs," and "The rainbow" / Edith M. Thomas. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
referencedIn Prentice, George D. (George Denison), 1802-1870. George D. Prentice : miscellaneous papers, 1849-1868. The Filson Historical Society
creatorOf Arnold, Isaac Newton, 1815-1894. Letter, 1882, January 31, Chicago, to Mrs. Anne Charlotte Lynch Botta, Providence, Rhode Island. Brown University, John Hay 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 Botta, Vincenzo. Letter to A.H. Ioline, 1892 June 12. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849. Correspondence in the Griswold Collection, Boston Public Library [manuscript] 1829-1849. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Botta, Anne C. Lynch (Anne Charlotte Lynch), 1815-1891. Sonnet [manuscript], 1850 August. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Botta, Anne C. Lynch (Anne Charlotte Lynch), 1815-1891. Papers, 1835-1894. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872. Horace Greeley collection, 1840-1872. New-York Historical Society Library
referencedIn Bloor, A. J. (Alfred Janson), 1828-1917. Papers, [ca. 1848-1916]. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Botta, Anne C. Lynch (Anne Charlotte Lynch), 1815-1891. Letter to My dear friend. New York, NY. 1862 Oct. 27. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Nathaniel Parker Willis Collection, 1863 Jul 4 University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept.
referencedIn Hutchinson, Eleanor Jones. Lady in a Circle; Anne Charlotte Lynch Botta : biography, [1960-1967]. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Sylvester Manor Archive, 1649-1996 Fales Library & Special Collections
referencedIn Autograph File, B, ca.1500-1976. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Sylvester Manor Archive, 1649-1996 Fales Library & Special Collections
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Howe, Julia Ward, 1819-1910. Letter to Mme. Botta. Boston, MA. 1865 Mar. 3. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Willis, Nathaniel Parker, 1806-1867. Letter to Vincenzo Botta, 1863 July 4. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Botta, Anne C. Lynch (Anne Charlotte Lynch), 1815-1891. Anne Lynch Botta letters and poems, 1868, n.d. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Thomas, Edith Matilda, 1854-1925. Papers of Edith Matilda Thomas, 1881-1925. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Agassiz, Alexander, 1835-1910,. American and English literary and historical papers collected by Atcheson L. Hench [manuscript] 1300-1926. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Harris, Caleb Fiske, 1818-1881. Papers, 1867-1881. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn Alcott family additional papers, 1707-1904 (inclusive), 1821-1888 (bulk). Houghton 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 Anne Charlotte Lynch Botta letters and miscellany, 1879 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Fanny, Aunt, 1822-1894. Frances Barrow letters, 1864-1876. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Stedman, Edmund Clarence, 1833-1908,. Poets of America collection, 1800-1908. University of Michigan
referencedIn Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. Ralph Waldo Emerson collection, 1793-1937. Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
creatorOf Halleck, Fitz-Greene, 1790-1867. Papers of Fitz-Greene Halleck, 1803-1948 (bulk 1814-1867). University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Botta, Anne C. Lynch (Anne Charlotte Lynch), 1815-1891. Letter to Mr. Champlin, Dec. 12 or 13, 1885 and holograph poems : Great men and Dreams and Byron and the Mediterranean. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
creatorOf Botta, Anne C. Lynch (Anne Charlotte Lynch), 1815-1891. Anne Lynch Botta correspondence, 1835-1855. New-York Historical Society Library
creatorOf Botta, Anne C. Lynch (Anne Charlotte Lynch), 1815-1891. Letters of Anne Charlotte Lynch Botta [manuscript] 1867-70. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Laurence, Samuel, 1812-1884. Letter to Mrs Botta. [s.l.]. 1865 Oct. 9. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Howe, Julia Ward, 1819-1910. Papers of Julia Ward Howe, 1858-1908. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Barnard, Henry, 1811-1900. Autograph letter signed : Hartford, to Anne C. Lynch Botta, 1860 Oct. 13. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Willis, Nathaniel Parker, 1806-1867. Papers of Nathaniel Parker Willis, 1835-1866. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Bishop, Elizabeth, 1911-1979. Women authors collection, Bi-Bo, 1807-1969. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Fanny, Aunt, 1822-1894. Correspondence with Mr. Seaver, Jan. 8, 1859, Miss Booth, Mrs. Botta, 3 East 34th St., Dec. 19, 1870, and Mr. Prime, 173 E. 13th St. / Fanny Barrow. University of Wisconsin - Madison, General Library System
referencedIn Botta, Vincenzo. Letters and a portrait, 1866. American Primers
referencedIn Ralph Waldo Emerson letters from various correspondents, ca. 1814-1882. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Alden, Timothy, 1736-1828. American and English literary and historical papers collected by Atcheson L. Hench [manuscript] 1753-1952. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Howe, Julia Ward, 1819-1910. ALS : Oak Elm, [Boston?], to Mrs. [Anne C.] Botta, July 27. Boston Public Library, Central Library in Copley Square
referencedIn Rosenstock autograph collection, 1800-1950 L. Tom Perry Special Collections20th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts
referencedIn Smith, Elizabeth Oakes Prince, 1806-1893. Papers of Elizabeth Oakes Prince Smith, 1843-1883. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888. Papers, 1862-1888. American Primers
referencedIn Sarah Helen Whitman papers, Whitman (Sarah Helen) papers, 1816-1878, 1816-1878 Brown University Library, Special Collections
creatorOf Botta, Anne C. Lynch (Anne Charlotte Lynch), 1815-1891. In the library, 1886. University of Michigan
creatorOf Botta, Anne C. Lynch (Anne Charlotte Lynch), 1815-1891. Letter to W. E. Ambler. New York, NY. 1890 Feb. 19. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Botta, Anne C. Lynch (Anne Charlotte Lynch), 1815-1891. Ode for the fourth of July [manuscript], 1840. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Dean, Amos, 1803-1868. Notebooks : manuscript, 1830-1835, 1857, and undated. Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Botta, Anne C. Lynch (Anne Charlotte Lynch), 1815-1891. Letter to Edgar Allan Poe. : [s.l.] [1845] July 17. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Greenwood, Grace, 1823-1904. Papers of Grace Greenwood, 1844-1903. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Giles, Henry, 1809-1882,. Autograph letters signed from Henry Giles to various people [manuscript], [1841?]-1863. Folger Shakespeare Library
creatorOf Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. Letter to Mrs. [Vincenzo] Botta. Concord. 1873 Aug. 9. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library.
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associatedWith Barnard, Henry, 1811-1900. person
associatedWith Bigelow, John, 1817-1911. person
associatedWith Bloor, A. J. (Alfred Janson), 1828-1917. person
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associatedWith Booth, Mary L. (Mary Louise), 1831-1889, person
associatedWith Botta, Vincenzo. person
associatedWith Dean, Amos, 1803-1868. person
associatedWith Dodge, Mary Mapes, 1830-1905. person
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associatedWith Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882. person
associatedWith Fanny, Aunt, 1822-1894. person
correspondedWith Fiske, Andrew, 1912-1992 person
correspondedWith Gardiner, Samuel Smith, 1789-1859 person
correspondedWith Giles, Henry, 1809-1882, person
associatedWith Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872. person
associatedWith Greene, Albert G. (Albert Gorton), 1802-1868. person
associatedWith Greenwood, Grace, 1823-1904. person
associatedWith Greenwood, Grace [pseudonym], Lippincott, Sara Jane (Clarke) 1823-1904. person
associatedWith Halleck, Fitz-Greene, 1790-1867. person
associatedWith Harris, Caleb Fiske, 1818-1881. person
correspondedWith Horsford, Eben Norton, 1818-1893 person
associatedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Howe, Julia Ward, 1819-1910. person
associatedWith Hutchinson, Eleanor Jones. person
associatedWith Laurence, Samuel, 1812-1884. person
correspondedWith L'Hommedieu, Ezra, 1734-1811 person
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
associatedWith Lynch, Anne Charlotte. person
associatedWith Mabbott, Thomas Ollive, 1898-1968, person
associatedWith Platt, Anna. person
associatedWith Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849, person
associatedWith Pope, Dr., person
associatedWith Prentice, George D. (George Denison), 1802-1870. person
associatedWith Rogers, Henry Munroe, 1839-1937 person
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associatedWith Sherwood, Lizzie. person
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associatedWith Stoddard, Richard Henry, 1825-1903. person
correspondedWith Sylvester, Nathaniel, 1610-1680 person
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associatedWith University of Wisconsin--Madison. Libraries. Dept. of Rare Books and Special Collections. corporateBody
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correspondedWith Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 person
associatedWith Willis, Nathaniel Parker, 1806-1867. person
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Women authors, American - 19th century--Correspondence
American literature--Women authors
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Death 1891

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