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Papers of Washington Irving [manuscript] 1806-1858, 1951.

Irving, Washington
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Variant Title
Washington Irving papers
Summary
The collection contains a manuscript leaf from "Life of Columbus," manuscript notes regarding English life and a poem "An humbe apology for a violation of the laws of politeness" addressed to Rebecca Gratz (not in Irving's hand)
The collectgion also contains engravings copis of a Matthew Brady photograph of Irving.
Miscellaneous items include an autograph; petitions, including one to the New York Legislature to establish an inebriae asylum; and copies of press releases regarding Clifton Waller Barrett's purchase of the gold medal presented to Irving by the Royal Society of Literaturre..
Recipients of Irving's letters and other corresondents include Thomas Aspinwall, George Bancroft, Henry Brevoort, Edward Everett, Joseph Gratz, Rebecca Gratz, Charles King, John Howard Payne, George Palmer Putnam, and Benjamin Silliman.
Description
52 items
Cite as
Washington Irving Papers, 1806-1858, 1951, in the Clifton Waller Barrett Library, accession #6256-0, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Notes
Forms part of the Clifton Waller Barrett Library
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    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859.
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    a| Papers of Washington Irving h| [manuscript], f| 1806-1858, 1951.
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    a| 52 f| items
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    a| Forms part of the Clifton Waller Barrett Library
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    a| The collection contains a manuscript leaf from "Life of Columbus," manuscript notes regarding English life and a poem "An humbe apology for a violation of the laws of politeness" addressed to Rebecca Gratz (not in Irving's hand)
    520
      
      
    a| The collectgion also contains engravings copis of a Matthew Brady photograph of Irving.
    520
      
      
    a| Miscellaneous items include an autograph; petitions, including one to the New York Legislature to establish an inebriae asylum; and copies of press releases regarding Clifton Waller Barrett's purchase of the gold medal presented to Irving by the Royal Society of Literaturre..
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    a| Recipients of Irving's letters and other corresondents include Thomas Aspinwall, George Bancroft, Henry Brevoort, Edward Everett, Joseph Gratz, Rebecca Gratz, Charles King, John Howard Payne, George Palmer Putnam, and Benjamin Silliman.
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    a| Washington Irving Papers, 1806-1858, 1951, in the Clifton Waller Barrett Library, accession #6256-0, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, Charlottesville, Va.
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    a| Brady, Mathew B., d| approximately 1823-1896
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    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 v| Portraits.
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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| Brevoort, Henry, d| 1782-1848, e| recipient.
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    a| Everett, Edward, d| 1794-1865 e| recipient.
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    a| Gratz, Rebecca, d| 1781-1869, e| correspondent.
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    a| Irving, Washington, d| 1783-1859 t| Life and voyages of Columbus.
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    a| King, Charles, d| 1789-1867 e| recipient.
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    a| Payne, John Howard, d| 1791-1852 e| recipient..
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    a| Putnam, George Palmer, d| 1814-1872 e| recipient.
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    a| Silliman, Benjamin, d| 1779-1864, e| recipient.
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