Found 4 collections related to American poetry

Filtering on: x1801 - 1850
Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6407
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Letters from American editor, poet, and critic Rufus Wilmot Griswold, mainly pertaining to professional matters, including the publication of his anthology Poets and Poetry of America, and of the poetry of Frances Sargent Osgood. The publishing... more
Eddy, Martha
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 886
1 v
Original and copied poems written by Martha Eddy at Providence, R.I. and at Charlestown, Mass. Also includes drawings for embroidery patterns.
Drake, Joseph Rodman, 1795-1820
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 833
.21 linear feet (1 volume)
Poems published in the New York Evening Post, 1819. Copies apparently contemporary. At back of one volume is a copy of a Melologue by Thomas Moore
Ralph Waldo Emerson, 1803-1882
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Emerson
180 items
This is a synthetic collection covering the years 1821 to 1912 (bulk 1837-1882) with some undated material. The collection is particularly strong on poetry, including over twenty poems in manuscript, most from Emerson's earlier period. The... more
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