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Papers of Washington Irving [manuscript] 1804-1936 (Bulk 1804-1859).

Irving, Washington; Holmes, Oliver Wendell; Irving, Peter
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Variant Title
Washington Irving papers
Summary
The collection contains the original manuscripts and/or notes for and portions of "Abbotsford," "Astoria," "Bracebridge Hall," several editions of "Life and voyages of Christopher Columbus," "Chronicle of Don Garcia Fernandez," "Conquest of Granada," "English and French character," "Fernan Gonazales," "Fernando the Saint," "The legend of Pelayo," "Life of George Washington," "Paris at the Restoration," legend about a Spanish feud," "The Tagus," "The vindication of Christmas," "Voyages and discoveries of the companions of Columbus,"
The collection also contains a notebook, 1823, of quotations from English authors, an address of his return from Europe, 1832, Peter Irving's notebook of Arthurian legends, and "Irving's power of idealization," by Oliver Wendell Holmes.
The collection also contains engravings and drawings of Irving and several miscellaneous items including documents and clippings.
Recipients of irving's letters include D. Appleton and Co., Thomas Aspinwall, George Bancroft, James Bandinal, Richard Bentley, Hermanus Bleecker, Henry Brevoort, Thomas Campbell, Henry Carey, Frrederic S. Cozzens, Alexander H. Everett, Edward Everett, Emily Foster, William Freeman, Alexander Gallatin, James Hillhouse, John Hopkinson, Sir Robert H. Inglis, Peter irving, John Pendleton Kennedy, Eliza[beth] Leslie, John Littell, Daniel Lord, Dolley Madison, John Murray, Sir William Gore Ouseley, John Howard Payne, Thomas Picton, Benjamin Poore, William H. Prescott, George Palmer Putnam, Thomas Spring Rice, William H. Seward, Charles Warren Stoddard, George Ticknor, Osmond Tiffany, Joseph Tuttle, Wiliam [Peter?] Van Ness, George Washington Warren, Daniel Webster, John P. Wetherrell, and George Wilkes.
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312 items
Cite as
Washington Irving Papers, 1804-1936, in the Clifton Waller Barrett Library, accession #6256-a, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Notes
Forms part of the Clifton Waller Barrett Library
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    a| The collection contains the original manuscripts and/or notes for and portions of "Abbotsford," "Astoria," "Bracebridge Hall," several editions of "Life and voyages of Christopher Columbus," "Chronicle of Don Garcia Fernandez," "Conquest of Granada," "English and French character," "Fernan Gonazales," "Fernando the Saint," "The legend of Pelayo," "Life of George Washington," "Paris at the Restoration," legend about a Spanish feud," "The Tagus," "The vindication of Christmas," "Voyages and discoveries of the companions of Columbus,"
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    a| The collection also contains a notebook, 1823, of quotations from English authors, an address of his return from Europe, 1832, Peter Irving's notebook of Arthurian legends, and "Irving's power of idealization," by Oliver Wendell Holmes.
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    a| The collection also contains engravings and drawings of Irving and several miscellaneous items including documents and clippings.
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    a| Recipients of irving's letters include D. Appleton and Co., Thomas Aspinwall, George Bancroft, James Bandinal, Richard Bentley, Hermanus Bleecker, Henry Brevoort, Thomas Campbell, Henry Carey, Frrederic S. Cozzens, Alexander H. Everett, Edward Everett, Emily Foster, William Freeman, Alexander Gallatin, James Hillhouse, John Hopkinson, Sir Robert H. Inglis, Peter irving, John Pendleton Kennedy, Eliza[beth] Leslie, John Littell, Daniel Lord, Dolley Madison, John Murray, Sir William Gore Ouseley, John Howard Payne, Thomas Picton, Benjamin Poore, William H. Prescott, George Palmer Putnam, Thomas Spring Rice, William H. Seward, Charles Warren Stoddard, George Ticknor, Osmond Tiffany, Joseph Tuttle, Wiliam [Peter?] Van Ness, George Washington Warren, Daniel Webster, John P. Wetherrell, and George Wilkes.
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    a| Trowbridge, J. T. q| (John Townsend), d| 1827-1916 v| Autographs.
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    a| Aspinwall, Thomas, d| 1786-1876, e| recipient.
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    a| Bancroft, George, d| 1800-1891 e| recipient.
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    a| Bandinel, James, d| 1783-1849 e| recipient..
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    a| Bentley, Richard, d| 1794-1871, e| recipient.
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    a| Bleecker, Harmanus, d| 1779-1849, e| recipient.
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    a| Brevoort, Henry, d| 1782-1848, e| correspondent.
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    a| Campbell, Thomas, d| 1777-1844 e| correspondent.
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    a| Carey, Henry Charles, d| 1793-1879 e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Cozzens, Frederic S. q| (Frederic Swartwout), d| 1818-186, e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Everett, Alexander Hill, d| 1790-1847 e| recipient..
    700
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    a| Everett, Edward, d| 1794-1865 e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Foster, Emily, d| 1804?-1885, e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Freeman, William, d| 1783-1879, e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Gallatin, Albert, d| 1761-1849 e| correspondent.
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    a| Hillhouse, James, d| 1754-1832, e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Holmes, Oliver Wendell, d| 1809-1894 t| Irving's power of idealization.
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    a| Hopkinson, Joseph, d| 1770-1842, e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Inglis, Robert Harry, c| Sir, d| 1786-1855 e| recipient.
    700
    1
      
    a| Irving, Peter, d| 1772-1838 e| recipient.
    700
    1
    2
    a| Irving, Peter, d| 1772-1838 t| Notebook of Arthurian legends.
    700
    1
    2
    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Abbotsford.
    700
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    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859. t| Astoria.
    700
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    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Bracebridge Hall.
    700
    1
    2
    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Chronicle of Don Garcia Fernandez.
    700
    1
    2
    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Conquest of Grenada.
    700
    1
    2
    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| English and French character.
    700
    1
    2
    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Fernan Gonzales.
    700
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    2
    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Fernando the saint.
    700
    1
    2
    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Legend of Pelayo.
    700
    1
    2
    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Life and voyages of Columbus.
    700
    1
    2
    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Life of George Washington.
    700
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    2
    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Notebook [of quotations from English authors]
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    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Notes on the life of Washington.
    700
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    2
    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Paris at the restoration.
    700
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    2
    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Spanish family feud.
    700
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    2
    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Speech on his return from Europe.
    700
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    2
    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Tagus.
    700
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    2
    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Vindication of Christmas.
    700
    1
    2
    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 f| Voyages and discoveries of the companions of Columbus.
    700
    1
      
    a| Kennedy, John Pendleton, d| 1795-1870, e| recipient.
    700
    1
      
    a| Leslie, Eliza, d| 1787-1858 e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Littell, John Stockton, d| 1806-1875, e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Lord, Daniel, d| 1795-1868 e| recipient.
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    1
      
    a| Madison, Dolley, d| 1768-1849 e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Monteagle of Brandon, Thomas Spring-Rice, c| Baron, d| 1790-1866, e| recipient.
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    a| Murray, John, d| 1778-1843 e| recipient.
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    a| Ouseley, William Gore, c| Sir, d| 1797-1866, e| recipient.
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    a| Payne, John Howard, d| 1791-1852, e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Picton, Thomas, d| 1822-1891, e| recipient.
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    a| Poore, Benjamin Perley, d| 1820-1887, e| recipient.
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    a| Prescott, William Hickling, d| 1796-1859 e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Putnam, George Palmer, d| 1814-1872, e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Seward, William H. q| (William Henry), d| 1801-1872 e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Stoddard, Charles Warren, d| 1843-1909 e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Ticknor, George, d| 1791-1871, e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Tiffany, Osmond, d| 1823- e| recipient.
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    a| Tuttle, Joseph F. q| (Joseph Farrand), d| 1818-1901 e| recipient.
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    a| Van Ness, William Peter, d| 1778-1826, e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Warren, George Washington, d| 1813-1883, e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Webster, Daniel, d| 1782-1852 e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Wetherell, John Porrit, d| 1780-ca. 1834, e| recipient.
    700
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    a| Wilkes, George, d| 1817-1885, e| recipient.
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    a| D. Appleton and Company, e| recipient.
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    a| Microfilm 2297 w| ALPHANUM i| 4013861-2001 l| STACKS m| SPEC-COLL t| MANUSCRIPT
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