Finding-Aid for the Oliver Wendell Holmes Letters (VMF079)


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Collection Outline

Descriptive Summary

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Collection Outline

Two letters from Oliver Wendell Holmes to unidentified recipients.

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Holmes , Oliver Wendell , 1809-1894.
Title: Oliver Wendell Holmes Letters
Identification: VMF079[Accession: 1748]

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Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

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Source

Laid in The One Hoss Shay, with its companion poems, How the Old Horse Won the Bet and The Broomstick Train, Spec. PS 1985/A 1/1892, gift of Eugene Angert. Location of book is presently unknown.

Date accessioned: February 1988

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Two letters from Oliver Wendell Holmes to unidentified recipients.,

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, 1860: January 16, (1 item (1 p.): ALS)
Declining a lecture invitation.
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, 1890: January 24, (1 item (1 p.): ALS)
Written in another hand, but signed by Holmes, 1p. Declining a literary task.

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