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Ralph Waldo Emerson papers, 1814-1867

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0389
Bib ID 4078735 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 ; Rusk, Ralph L (Ralph Leslie), 1888-
Title Ralph Waldo Emerson papers, 1814-1867
Physical Description 25 boxes
Language(s) English .
Additional Description http://www.columbia.edu/cu/libraries/inside/projects/findingaids/scans/pdfs/15_DRE-EP_22.pdf
Access

This collection is located on-site.

Ralph Waldo Emerson Foundation prohibits the use of this material by undergraduates.

Arrangement

Arrangement

The letters are arranged: chronologically after the arrangement of the published volume.

Description

Summary

Photostatic copies of letters by Ralph Waldo Emerson gathered by Professor Ralph L. Rusk for his edition of THE LETTERS OF RALPH WALDO EMERSON (New York, 1939). Also, twenty-six volumes of typescript journals in nine boxes.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

Ralph Waldo Emerson Foundation prohibits the use of this material by undergraduates.

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.

Permission to quote from these photostats or publish extracts must be given by the Ralph Waldo Emerson Foundation, Harvard University. Address letters to Mr. William H. Bond, Houghton Library, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA 02138.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Ralph Waldo Emerson papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

Related Archival Materials

Ralph Leslie Rusk Papers.

Existence and Location of Copies

Emerson letters are: Type of reproduction--photostatic copies

Ownership and Custodial History

Letters were gathered by Professor Ralph L. Rusk for his edition of The Letters of Ralph Waldo Emerson.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 06/--/89.

Subject Headings

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