Dickinson family photographs, ca. 1840-1940.

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Dickinson family. Dickinson family photographs, ca. 1840-1940.

Dickinson family photographs, ca. 1840-1940.

Images of the poet Emily Dickinson's family and friends, family homes, gravesites, and other Dickinson-associated places (especially Amherst, Mass.) Also includes Gilbert family items and the Newman family. Some images photographed by J.L. Lovell of Amherst Mass. and many items annotated by Martha Dickinson Bianchi. Photographs include the following formats: cabinet photographs, ambrotype, cartes-de-visite, daguerreotypes, group portraits, photograph on milk glass, portraits, proofs, tintypes, and others. Other materials include: clippings, drawings, engravings, engraving plate, lithographs, notes, and postcards. Includes daguerreotypes of the following individuals: John Long Graves; Lavinia Norcross Dickinson; Susan Huntington Dickinson (4 items); Austin Dickinson; and Martha Gilbert Smith.

5 boxes and 1 portfolio box (3 linear ft.)

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Dickinson, Susan Huntington, 1830-1913

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Newman family

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Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911

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Higginson, born in Cambridge, Massachusetts to Stephen Higginson and Louisa (Storrow) Higginson, graduated from Harvard Divinity School in 1847 and became a pastor first in Newburyport and then in Worcester, Massachusetts. He was actively involved in the abolitionist movement and served as colonel of the first regiment of African Americans in the Civil War. After the war, Higginson published biographies, essays, poetry, and histories, including Army life in a black regiment. From the...

Dickinson, Austin, -1895

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Gilbert family

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Smith, Martha Gilbert, 1829-1895

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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 ...

Bianchi, Martha Dickinson, 1866-1943

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Martha Dickinson Bianchi (1866-1943) was the niece of Emily Dickinson (1830-1886), and daughter of William Austin Dickinson (1829-1895) and Susan Huntington Dickinson (1830-1913). As the sole surviving member of the Dickinson family, she edited several collections of Emily Dickinson's work, and wrote two Dickinson biographies. A poet in her own right, Bianchi published several volumes of her own work as well. From the description of Martha Dickinson Bianchi correspondence concerning ...

Lovell, J. L. (John Lyman), 1825-1903

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Graves, John Long, 1831-1915

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Dickinson, Lavinia Norcross, 1833-1899

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Dickinson family.

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