Memorabilia, 1842-1867.


Memorabilia, 1842-1867.

A gift from Charlotte Smith, including a handwritten envelope to Rev. Dr. Channing, a lithograph portrait, and Dickens' signature dated "Washington, sixteenth March 1842," and an 1867 Gurney & Son photograph of Charles Dickens.

3 items ; 19 cm.


SNAC Resource ID: 7426150

University of Iowa Libraries

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J. Gurney & Son (corporateBody)

Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 (person)

Epithet: novelist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000429.0x0002c9 English writer. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Office of All the Year Round, 26 Wellington Street, Strand, London, W.C., to Frederick Lehmann, 1863 Nov. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270125432 English novelist and publisher. From the description of ALS : Broadstairs, Kent, to Mr. Cullenford, 18...

Channing, William Ellery, 1780-1842 (person)

William Ellery Channing (1780-1842) graduated from Harvard College in 1798. He served on the board of the Harvard Corporation from 1813 to 1826, where he worked for the establishment of the Divinity School, which occurred in 1816. A Unitarian minister, Channing served as the pastor of the Federal Street Church in Boston from 1803 until his death in 1842. In 1819 he gave the landmark Unitarian sermon, Unitarian Christianity, which upon publication sold thousands of copies. A believer in the aboli...

Smith, Charlotte M. (Charlotte Messenger), 1919-2002 (person)