Papers of Henry Watterson, [187-]-1920.


Papers of Henry Watterson, [187-]-1920.

The collection contains two verses of an unidentified poem; an essay "Harmony"; an autobiographical sketch and an autograph. In correspondence he describes and ridicules Confederate general Braxton Bragg; corrects a quotation; comments on travels; praises the "Literary Digest"; and asks if a correspondent is related to Col. William A. Seaver. There is also a magazine print of Watterson. Correspondents include Don Carlos Seitz, J.W. Charles and William Woods.

8 items.


SNAC Resource ID: 7323058

University of Virginia. Library

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Woods, William Seaver, 1872-1962 (person)

Seitz, Don Carlos, 1862-1935 (person)

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Bragg, Braxton, 1817-1876 (person)

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Seaver, William A., 1814-1883, (person)

Charles, J. W. (person)

Watterson, Henry, 1840-1921 (person)

Journalist, author, and politician. From the description of Papers of Henry Watterson, 1857-1983, (bulk 1882-1921). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71071676 American journalist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Louisville, KY, to Hon. D. A. Wells, 1887 Oct. 31. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270660897 Watterson was the editor of the Louisville Courier-Journal. From the description of Autograph letters signed from Henry Watters...