Emily Dickinson collection, 1833-1957.


Emily Dickinson collection, 1833-1957.

The correspondence includes letters to and/or from Samuel Bowles, Charles H. Clark, Edward Dickinson, Lavinia Dickinson, Austin Dickinson, Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Otis Phillips Lord, Mabel Loomis Todd and Sarah Eliza Sigourney Tuckerman (Mrs. Edward Tuckerman).

25 archive boxes, 4 half archive boxes; 2 flat boxes; 5 oversize boxes (19.5 linear ft.)


SNAC Resource ID: 7670690

Amherst College. Library

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Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911

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Higginson was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts, on December 22, 1823. He was a descendant of Francis Higginson, a Puritan minister and immigrant to the colony of Massachusetts Bay. His father, Stephen Higginson (born in Salem, Massachusetts, November 20, 1770; died in Cambridge, Massachusetts, February 20, 1834), was a merchant and philanthropist in Boston and steward of Harvard University from 1818 until 1834. His grandfather, also named Stephen Higginson, was a member of the Continental Congre...

Lord, Otis P. (Otis Phillips), 1812-1884

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Otis P. Lord graduated from Harvard Law School in 1836 and served in both houses of the Massachusetts legislature at various times from 1847 to 1858, in the Massachusetts Superior Court (1859-1875) and in the Massachusetts Supreme Court (1875-1882). From the description of Letter regarding Bowditch Co. v. Winslow 1 March 1853. (Harvard Law School Library). WorldCat record id: 234341682 ...

Tuckerman, Sarah Eliza Sigourney.

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Todd, Mabel Loomis, 1856-1932

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Mabel Loomis Todd was born in Cambridge, Massachusetts on November 10, 1856. She married David Peck Todd in 1879, and they moved to Amherst, Massachusetts where her husband taught astronomy at Amherst College. Mabel Loomis Todd soon became intimately involved with William Austin Dickinson, brother of Emily Dickinson. Mrs. Todd later edited the first published poems of Emily Dickinson. She also travelled on scientific expeditions with her husband, lectured professionally, and wrote several articl...

Clark, Charles H., d. 1919 Mar. 17.

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Dickinson, Lavinia Norcross, 1833-1899

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Bowles, Samuel, 1826-1878

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Bowles was an American journalist and publisher. From the description of Letter, a portrait, and newspaper clippings, 1872-ca. 1878. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80880580 Samuel Bowles was born in Springfield, Massachusetts, on February 9, 1826. He was the editor of the daily edition of the Springfield Republican from 1844 to 1878. Noted for his willingness to comment on matters of political corruption, he was the subject of a libel suit. Bowles was involved with the Liber...

Bingham, Millicent Todd, 1880-1968

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Millicent Todd Bingham, geographer, author, and editor of Emily Dickinson's poems and letters, was born February 5, 1880, in Washington, D.C. Her father, David Peck Todd, was a professor of astronomy at Amherst College from 1881 to 1917. Her mother, Mabel (Loomis) Todd, was a noted lecturer and author who, with Thomas Wentworth Higginson, first edited the poems and letters of her Amherst neighbor, Emily Dickinson. (Note: for biographical information about David Peck Todd and Mabel L...

Dickinson, Austin, -1895

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Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886

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Poet. Full name: Emily Elizabeth Dickinson. From the description of Emily Dickinson papers, 1847-1956. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79423614 Dickinson was a poet of Amherst, Mass. John Long Graves was her cousin. From the description of Letters to John Long Graves, 1854-1927. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 79380981 Emily Dickinson, poet of Amherst, Massachusetts, received formal training in botany and horticulture while a student at Amherst ...

Dickinson, Edward, 1803-1874

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Edward Dickinson (b. January 1, 1803, Amherst, MA–d.June 16, 1874, Boston, MA) was an American politician from Massachusetts. He is also known as the father of the poet Emily Dickinson....