Longfellow, Samuel, 1819-1892

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Longfellow was an Unitarian clergyman and hymn writer. He was the younger brother of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

From the description of [Poem, Mar. 1877] / Sam.l Longfellow. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 245202647

American clergyman and hymn writer; brother of poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

From the description of Autograph postal card signed : [Boston?], to A.V. Anthony, [postmark 1887 Mar. 12]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 649496781

American teacher, clergyman and poet.

From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : Brooklyn, New York, to the Rev. John Pierpont, 1857 Dec. 22-1857 [1858?] Jan. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270591734

Unitarian clergyman and poet.

From the description of Letters of Samuel Longfellow, 1881-1888. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 56043551

Samuel Longfellow was born in Portland, Maine and attended Harvard College and Harvard Divinity School. He was a teacher, clergyman, poet and writer of hymns, publishing "A book of hymns for public and private devotion" in 1846.

From the description of Letters, 1846, 1854, 1891. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 706803276

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referencedIn Sarah Orne Jewett correspondence, 1861-1930. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Charles Eliot Norton papers, ca.1845-1908. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Longfellow, Samuel, 1819-1892. Samuel Longfellow expense book, 1835-1839. Maine Historical Society Library
creatorOf Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Henry Wadsworth Longfellow collection of papers, 1826-1901 bulk (1833-1882). New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Papers, 1867-1931. Andover-Harvard Theological Library, Harvard Divinity School
referencedIn Records, 1882-1889. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Wadsworth-Longfellow family papers, [ca. 1762-ca. 1921]. Maine Historical Society Library
referencedIn Thorp, Annie Longfellow. Annie Longfellow Thorp letter to Mr. Custis, 1886 Mar. 11. Maine Historical Society Library
creatorOf Longfellow, Samuel, 1819-1892. Letter to Thomas Wentworth Higginson, n.d. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Longfellow, Samuel, 1819-1892. Glen Ellis Fall, n.d. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Letters from various correspondents to Theodore Claudius Pease, 1868-1926. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Thomas, George Albert, 1819-1907. George Albert Thomas papers, 1829-1847. University of Michigan, William Clements Library
creatorOf Conway, Moncure Daniel, 1832-1907. Papers of Moncure D. Conway [manuscript], 1859-1906. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Longfellow, Samuel, 1819-1892. Letter, 1855 Mar. 17, Brooklyn, to George. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn University of Virginia. Library. Rare Book Dept. Librarians correspondence regarding University of Virginia catalogues [manuscript], 1946, 1949. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Longfellow, Samuel, 1819-1892. [Poem, Mar. 1877] / Sam.l Longfellow. Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Spring, Rebecca. Rebecca Spring papers, ca. 1830-1900. Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn James Russell Lowell papers, 1835-1919. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Autograph File, L, 1641-1976. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Longfellow, Samuel, 1819-1892. Letter to Horace Howard Furness, 1859. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Longfellow, Samuel, 1819-1892. Letters, 1846, 1854, 1891. Raymond H. Fogler Library
referencedIn Henry Wadsworth Longfellow collection of papers, 1826-1901, 1833-1882 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Houghton Library printed book provenance file, L-Q. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Goold, Nathan, 1846-1914. Nathan Goold correspondence, 1884-1913. Maine Historical Society Library
referencedIn Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911,. Thomas Wentworth Higginson carte-de-visite album, 1862-1866. Cambridge Historical Society
referencedIn First Unitarian Congregational Society of Brooklyn records, Bulk, 1833-1967, 1790-1970s Brooklyn Historical Society
creatorOf Huss, Henry Holden, 1862-1953. I look to Thee : for medium voice / hymn by S. Longfellow ; music by Henry Holden Huss. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Ticknor, Benjamin Holt, 1842-1914. Papers of Benjamin Holt Ticknor, 1595-1935 (bulk 1850-1920). Library of Congress
creatorOf Longfellow, Samuel, 1819-1892. Autograph letters signed (2) : Brooklyn, New York, to the Rev. John Pierpont, 1857 Dec. 22-1857 [1858?] Jan. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Longfellow, Samuel, 1819-1892. Letter, [no year] Jan. 24, Cambridge, Mass., to Miss Stevenson. Ohio State University Libraries
creatorOf Abbott, Jacob, 1803-1879. Autograph collection [manuscript] 1725-1933. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Benjamin Holt Ticknor Papers, 1595-1935, (bulk 1850-1920) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Longfellow, Fanny Appleton, 1817-1861. Frances Elizabeth Appleton Longfellow papers, 1825-1961 (bulk 1832-1861). Longfellow House, Longfellow National Historic Site
creatorOf Longfellow, Samuel, 1819-1892. Letter, 1888 Oct. Maine Historical Society Library
creatorOf Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Papers of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow [manuscript], 1764-1934 (bulk 1830-1881). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn George Albert Thomas papers, Thomas, George Albert, papers, 1829-1847 William L. Clements Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Longfellow, Samuel, 1819-1892. Autograph postal card signed : [Boston?], to A.V. Anthony, [postmark 1887 Mar. 12]. Pierpont Morgan Library.
creatorOf Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. Papers of Nathaniel Hawthorne [manuscript] 1659-1963 (bulk 1839-1864). Clifton Waller Barrett Library
referencedIn Henry Wadsworth Longfellow papers, 1819-1928. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Longfellow, Samuel, 1819-1892. Letters of Samuel Longfellow, 1881-1888. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn John Vaughan papers, 1768 - Circa 1936, 1768 - Circa 1936 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library.
referencedIn American Philosophical Society Archives. Record Group IIf, 1866-1886 American Philosophical Society
referencedIn May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871. Samuel J. May diary, 1870. Cornell University Library
referencedIn Alcott family additional papers, 1707-1904 (inclusive), 1821-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Papers of Henry Wadworth Longfellow [manuscript], 1764-1887 (bulk 1832-1882). University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Carleton, S. L. Miscellaneous daguerreotypes, ca. 1840-1860. Maine Historical Society Library
creatorOf Longfellow, Samuel, 1819-1892. Glen Ellis Fall [18--] University of Michigan
creatorOf Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Longfellow Family Papers [manuscript], 1855-1860. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Wendell Phillips papers, 1555-1882 (inclusive) 1833-1881 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919. Andrew Carnegie letters, 1884-1936. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn George Washington Warren correspondence, 1781-1910 (inclusive), 1846-1882 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Wendte, Charles William, 1844-1931. Papers, 1867-1931 (inclusive). Harvard University, Divinity School Library
creatorOf Eliot, Samuel, 1821-1858. Letter : Boston, to Samuel Longfellow, Elkridge Landing, Maryland, 1840 Feb. 13. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Henry Oscar Houghton papers, 1773-1932 (inclusive) 1833-1895 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Letters from various correspondents, 1820-1894. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Papers of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow [manuscript], 1881-1888. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. Letters of Henry and Samuel Longfellow [manuscript], 1871 Feb. 23, 1883 Feb. 7. University of Virginia. Library
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associatedWith American Philosophical Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Anthony, A. V., person
associatedWith Carnegie, Andrew, 1835-1919. person
associatedWith Conway, Moncure Daniel, 1832-1907. person
associatedWith Eliot, Samuel, 1821-1858. person
associatedWith First Unitarian Church of Brooklyn (Brooklyn, New York, N.Y.). corporateBody
correspondedWith Goold, Nathan, 1846-1914. person
associatedWith Harvard College (1780- ) corporateBody
associatedWith Harvard University corporateBody
associatedWith Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. person
associatedWith Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911, person
associatedWith Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894 person
correspondedWith Houghton, Henry Oscar, 1823-1895 person
associatedWith Houghton Library. person
correspondedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Huss, Henry Holden, 1862-1953. person
associatedWith James, Thomas Potts, Mrs, person
correspondedWith Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909 person
associatedWith Johnson, Samuel, 1822-1882. person
associatedWith Lathrop, John Howland, 1880-1967 person
correspondedWith Longfellow, A. W. (Alexander Wadsworth), 1814-1901 person
associatedWith Longfellow family family
correspondedWith Longfellow, Fanny Appleton, 1817-1861. person
associatedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882. person
correspondedWith Longfellow Memorial Association corporateBody
correspondedWith Lowell, James Russell, 1819-1891 person
associatedWith May, Samuel J. (Samuel Joseph), 1797-1871. person
associatedWith McCrindle, Joseph F., person
associatedWith Norton, Charles Eliot, 1827-1908 person
correspondedWith Pease, Theodore C. (Theodore Claudius), 1853-1893 person
correspondedWith Phillips, Wendell, 1811-1884 person
associatedWith Pierpont, John, 1785-1866, person
associatedWith Spring, Rebecca. person
correspondedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
associatedWith Thomas, George Albert, 1819-1907. person
associatedWith Thorp, Annie Longfellow. person
associatedWith Ticknor, Benjamin Holt, 1842-1914. person
associatedWith University of Virginia. Library. Rare Book Dept. corporateBody
associatedWith Vaughan, John, 1756-1841 person
correspondedWith Warren, George Washington, 1813-1883 person
associatedWith Wendte, Charles William, 1844-1931. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Cambridge (Mass.)
Massachusetts--Cambridge
Horsforth (England)
Portland (Me.)
Fairhaven (Mass.)
Subject
Education, higher
Universities and colleges
Hymn writers
Occupation
Students--Massachusetts--Cambridge
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Birth 1819-06-18

Death 1892-10-03

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