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Elizabeth Nicholson manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: HC.MC-975-07-107
This collection is comprised of the two volume manuscript of unpublished poems of John G. Whittier, compiled by Elizabeth Nicholson and Sarah Lloyd. The volumes include copies of many of John Greenleaf Whittier's early poems, as well as poetry by other poets, and sketches and illustrations.

Dates

  • 1839-1843

Creator

Use Restrictions

Standard Federal Copyright Law Applies (U.S. Title 17).

Extent

0.18 Linear Feet

Biographical note

Unknown.

Acquisition

The Elizabeth Nicholson manuscripts were loaned to Quaker & Special Collections, Haverford College, in 1902 by Susanna Smedley.

Related Materials

  • MC 975.01.043 Lloyd family diaries
  • MC 975.07.100 "Moll Pitcher: A Poem"
  • MC 1228 Anna S. Cox Brinton family papers
  • The Social Lives of Poems in Nineteenth-Century America, by Michael C. Cohen. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2015

Processing Information

Processed by Kara Flynn; completed October 2015.

Creator

Title
Elizabeth Nicholson manuscripts, 1839-1843
Author
Kara Flynn
Date
October 2015
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

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