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At a Glance
Original letters by Ralph Waldo Emerson to various correspondents. One box of letters to and about Emerson. Correspondents include Henry Thoreau, Ellen Tucker Emerson, F.B. Sanborn, and Cyrus Augustus Bartol.
Using the Collection
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Restrictions on Access
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Terms Governing Use and Reproduction
Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Ralph Waldo Emerson letters; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
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Ownership and Custodial History
The Ralph Waldo Emerson letters have been acquired either singley or in small lots from time to time, and the collection is added to as others are secured.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Method of acquisition--Gift, purchase; Accession number--M-59.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 06/--/89.