[Letter] 1923 Aug 20, New Orleans, LA [to] Mr. [Edwin] Markham, [Staten Island] / George Williams Nott. 1923.


[Letter] 1923 Aug 20, New Orleans, LA [to] Mr. [Edwin] Markham, [Staten Island] / George Williams Nott. 1923.

George writes Edwin telling him he is the feature writer for the Times-Picayune and has data on Lafccadio Hearn. He would like Edwin to write a few lines telling where hearn's place is in american literature.

1 p. on 1 leaves ; 18-25 cm.


SNAC Resource ID: 7559774

Wagner College, Horrmann Library

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Markham, Edwin, 1852-1940

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California poet. Raised near Vacaville, became a schoolteacher in Coloma and later in Oakland. Became famous overnight with publication of "The Man with a Hoe," his protest against brutalization of labor, in "San Francisco Examiner" (January 15, 1899). Following this success Markham moved to New York where he scored another triumph with "Lincoln and Other Poems" (1901). He became a well-known reader of his own poems and lecturer of idealistic views, but his creative output for remainder of life ...

Nott, George William, 1900-

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Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904

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Teacher at the government college at Kumato. From the description of Letters, 1893-1894. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122442926 American author noted for his writings on Japan. From the description of Letter, 1883. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 367407866 Lafcadio Hearn (1850-1904), Victorian romantic writer, was born Patrick Lafcadio Hearn of Irish-Greek parentage. He emigrated to the U.S. in 1869 from Europe and in...