Papers of Edith Matilda Thomas, 1881-1925.

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Thomas, Edith Matilda, 1854-1925. Papers of Edith Matilda Thomas, 1881-1925.

Papers of Edith Matilda Thomas, 1881-1925.

The collection contains the manuscripts of 13 poems and two essaies by Thomas. Letters and notes from Thomas discuss Mlle. Clarisse Bader and the prize founded by Anne Charlotte Lynch Botta at the French Academy; the literary work of Dr. Samuel R. Elliott; the death of President Garfield; Archibald Gordon; the purchase of ambulances for Milan, Italy during World War I. Thomas also discusses her health, travels, and her writing and publication, including her book "A New Year's Masque"; her interest in doing a book with Frank R. Stockton similar to "Howells and Boyesen: A conversation"; submissions to "Dial" magazine and "Ladies Home Journal" including an article on pacifism; a submission to Ella Farman of "Wide Awake" magazine; a reprint permission; and her desire for prompt payment. The collection also contains a biographical sketch of Thomas; an obituary, a magazine drawing of her and a magazine photograph of her. Recipients of her letters include William V. Alexander, a Mr. Baldwin, Edward W. Bok, Mary Louise Booth, Anne Charlotte Lynch Botta, Francis F. Browne, S.S. McClure, Ruth Shepard Phelps, and a Mrs. Smith.

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Elliott, Samuel R., d. 1909.

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Botta, Anne C. Lynch (Anne Charlotte Lynch), 1815-1891

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Teacher and poet of Providence, Rhode Island, and New York. From the description of Papers, 1835-1894. (Brown University). WorldCat record id: 122544279 Anne Charlotte Lynch Botta was an American poet, writer, and socialite. Her salon in Brooklyn was frequented by many prominent 19th century writers, actors, and artists. From the description of Anne Lynch Botta correspondence, 1835-1855. (New-York Historical Society Library). WorldCat record id: 713564548 ...

Gordon, Archibald, 1835-1895.

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Bok, Edward William, 1863-1930

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Editor-in-chief of Ladies' Home Journal. From the description of Correspondence with Franklin Baldwin Wiley, 1903-1929. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 755907085 Bok was an American author. From the description of Letters, 1893-1896. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81012747 Epithet: American writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001296.0x0003b1 ...

Alexander, William Valentine

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Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881

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Ohio Republican representative to Congress, 1863-1878; 20th president of the United States. From the description of Letter : House of Representatives, Washington, D.C., to William L. Perkins, Painesville, Ohio, 1877 Mar. 24. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 57317608 James Garfield, twentieth President of the United States, was born in Cuyahoga County, Ohio, in 1831. After embarking on an academic career, he joined the Ohio volunteer infantry regiment, and in 1863 was appointed...

Pratt, Ella Farman, 1837-1907

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Boyesen, Hjalmar Hjorth, 1848-1895

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American author and educator. From the description of The little chap : autograph manuscript of the first page only, unsigned, undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270132652 Norwegian born American author. From the description of Papers of Hjalmar Hjorth Boyesen [manuscript], 1867-1895. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647833514 Boyesen was an American author. From the description of Letters, 1889-1893. (Unknown). WorldCat rec...

Booth, Mary L. (Mary Louise), 1831-1889

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Author, translator, editor. From the description of Letters of Mary Louise Booth, 1884-1886. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 50390642 ...

McClure, S. S. (Samuel Sidney), 1857-1949

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Journalist, writer of books for boys. From the description of S.S. McClure check to James Barnes, 1898 June 29. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 53795304 American publisher. From the description of Letter to Edward Sylvester Ellis, 1892 October 27. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 51846140 ...

Thomas, Edith Matilda, 1854-1925

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American poet. From the description of Doom : autograph poem signed : [n.p., n.d.]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270572001 From the description of Autograph letters signed (2) : Geneva, Ohio, to John W. Field, 1885 Jul. 1 and 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270571998 From the description of Autograph letters signed (5) : West New Brighton, Staten Island, etc., to F.A. Duneka, 1909 Oct. 27-1911 Apr. 19, and undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270571988 ...

Phelps, Ruth Shepard, 1876-1949

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Ruth Shepard Phelps was an associate professor of Romance Languages (Italian), and a friend of Arthur Upson. She was also the donor of the Arthur Upson room, Walter Library, University of Minnesota. From the description of Ruth Shepard Phelps papers, 1905-1928. (University of Minnesota, Minneapolis). WorldCat record id: 63301094 Ruth Shepard Phelps, B.L. (1899) Smith College, M.A. (1910) Columbia University, Ph.D. (1924) University of Chicago. Associate professo...

Browne, Francis F. (Francis Fisher), 1843-1913

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Browne was an American author. From the description of Letter and an envelope, 1901. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 82770657 Chicago writer and editor of literary periodicals, most notably The Dial. A New England native, Browne moved to Chicago in 1867 and edited The Western Monthly and The Lakeside Monthly (1869-1874) before founding and editing The Dial (1880-1913). A writer of poetry, Browne edited and published three poetry anthologies and also w...

Stockton, Frank Richard, 1834-1902

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American fiction writer. From the description of Letter [manuscript]: Frank R. Stockton, Washington, D.C., to Mr. Walker, 1899 March 18. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647823789 American novelist. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Charlottesville, Va., to Oliver Wendell Holmes, 1884 Aug. 29. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 645458453 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Lego, to Mrs. Constance Cary Harrison, 1885...