Henry Timrod papers, 1851-1937; (bulk, 1851-1872).


Henry Timrod papers, 1851-1937; (bulk, 1851-1872).

Chiefly personal correspondence with family re social activities, friends, writing, poetry, publications, Civil War, and Reconstruction; including 12 letters, 4 July 1851-10 Feb. 1862, Bluffton, Charleston, and Hardeeville, S.C., to Emily Timrod Goodwin, re social events, poverty, lack of European intervention in Civil War, criticism of Charlotte Bronte's "Villette," tutoring and dissatisfaction with teaching; letter, 3 Aug. 1867, to Col. Frank Schaller, re death of Schaller's wife, Sophie Sosnowski Schaller. Twenty-three letters, 20 Sept. 1867-25 Sept. 1872, Columbia, S.C. and Washington, D.C., from Emily Timrod Goodwin to Paul Hamilton Hayne, Copse Hill, Ga., re Henry Timrod's illness and death, tribute to William Gilmore Simms, medical malpractice in Dr. J. Dickson Bruns treatment of Henry Timrod, publication of Timrod's memoirs, and boarding of Federal troops; letter book, 1851-1898, of Henry Timrod, typescript copies of correspondence; volume, 1854, Henry Timrod, "Sea and Shore," compiled by Martha LeBaron Goddard. Volume, 1854, "The Queens of England," by Agnes Strickland, inscribed "Katie S. Goodwin with the love of Henry Timrod"; letter, 1872, Washington, D.C., from Katie Timrod, to Paul Hamilton Hayne, re biography of Henry Timrod; letter, 21 Nov. 1898, Newry, S.C., from William A. Courtenay, to Henry Timrod Goodwin, re memorial edition of Henry Timrod's works; poem, 1861, "Ode on the Meeting of the Southern Conference;" five undated poems, including "Sophie," "Two Portraits" and "Rosebuds."

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Timrod, Henry, 1828-1867

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Poet, "poet laureate of the Confederacy" From the description of Papers: of Henry Timrod, 1867, n.d. [manuscript]. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647809839 Author and poet, of Charleston and Columbia, S.C.; known as "Poet Laureate of the Confederacy;" part-owner and editor, Daily South Carolinian newspaper; contributor, Russell's Magazine; son, of William Henry Timrod (1792-1838) and Thyrza Prince Timrod; husband of Kate Goodwin; father of William Timrod (1864...

Goodwin, Emily Timrod

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Brontë, Charlotte, 1816-1855

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Charlotte Brontë (b. April 21, 1816, Thornton, Yorkshire, England–d. March 31, 1855, Haworth, Yorkshire, England), English novelist and poet, the eldest of the three Brontë sisters. She first published her works, including Jane Eyre, under the pen name Currer Bell....

Bruns, J. Dickson (John Dickson), 1836-1883

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Drs. J. Dickson Bruns and T. G. Richardson were physicians in New Orleans, La. Bruns served as a surgeon in the Confederate Army during the Civil War. He settled in New Orleans after the war where he built a successful practice and participated in political affairs. He opposed reconstruction policy and was an organizer of the White League. From the description of J. Dickson Bruns and T.G. Richardson papers, 1869-1870. (Louisiana State University). WorldCat record id: 298261060 ...

Schaller, Frank

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Goddard, Martha Le Baron, 1829-1888. A collection of poems.

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Courtenay, William Ashmead, 1831-1908

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William Ashmead Courtenary was a Charleston and Columbia, S.C. businessman and newspaper editor. He served as mayor of Charleston from 1879 to 1887. From the description of Fragments of Family Records and Papers Chiefly in South Carolina, Georgia and Alabama, 1791-1891. (The South Carolina Historical Society). WorldCat record id: 775783242 Mayor of Charleston, S.C. From the description of Letter : to E.D. Jordan, 1886 Sept. 15. (The South Carolina Historical Soci...

Strickland, Agnes, 1796-1874

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English historian. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Dieppe, to Mrs. Skinner, [no year] June 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270872320 From the description of Autograph letter : Reydon Hall, Wangford, Suffolk, to the Countess of Newburgh, 1853 Oct. 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270867399 From the description of Preface to Fisher's Juvenile Scrapbook for 1838 : autograph manuscript : [n.p., n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270868307 ...

Goodwin, Henry Timrod.

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Hayne, Paul Hamilton, 1830-1886

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"Hayne, Paul Hamilton (1 Jan. 1830-6 July 1886), poet and man of letters, was born in Charleston, South Carolina, the son of Paul Hamilton Hayne, a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy, and Emily McElhenny, members of families prominent in politics, law, and religion. Two of the elder Hayne's brothers were U.S. senators, one of whom, Robert Young Hayne, was Daniel Webster's redoubtable opponent in the debates on Nullification and young Hayne's guardian after yellow fever caused the early death of his fat...

Simms, William Gilmore, 1806-1870

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Author, poet, and editor of South Carolina. From the description of William Gilmore Simms papers, 1735-1987. (University of South Carolina). WorldCat record id: 766024802 South Carolina author. From the description of ALsS : Woodland, near Midway, S.C., to his publishers, Philadelphia, 1840-1843. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122525116 Poet and author. From the description of William Gilmore Simms correspondence, 1842-...