William Cullen Bryant letter

Summary

Creator: Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878
Date(s): 1846 September 1
Call Number: MSS 0099, F0019
Language: Materials entirely in English.
Abstract: Autograph letter written and signed by William Cullen Bryant, American romantic poet, journalist, and editor, to Messrs. Carey and Hart of Philadelphia, saying that he has "sent you my autograph signature to be engraved under my portrait. It was my intention to write my name on the paper which contained the engraved portrait, but by inadventure I sent it off without doing so. I now enclose my autograph to be sent to the engraver." The letter is pasted on an album leaf and dated September 1, 1846.
Physical Description: 1 item (1 page)
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Autograph letter written and signed by William Cullen Bryant, American romantic poet, journalist, and editor, to Messrs. Carey and Hart of Philadelphia, saying that he has "sent you my autograph signature to be engraved under my portrait. It was my intention to write my name on the paper which contained the engraved portrait, but by inadventure I sent it off without doing so. I now enclose my autograph to be sent to the engraver." The letter is pasted on an album leaf and dated September 1, 1846.

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Box 2, F0019: Shelved in SPEC MSS 0099 manuscript boxes.

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The collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation

MSS 0099, F0019, William Cullen Bryant letter, Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Related Materials in this Repository

This item forms part of MSS 0099 Miscellaneous Literary and Historical Manuscripts.

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William Cullen Bryant letter, 1846 September 1 Box 2, F0019

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