A Guide to the Catharine Maria Sedgwick Collection Sedgwick, Catharine Maria. 6970-b

A Guide to the Catharine Maria Sedgwick Collection

A Collection in the
Clifton Waller Barrett Library of American Literature
Accession number 6970-b


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Repository
University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept. Alderman Library University of Virginia Charlottesville, Virginia 22903 USA
Collection Number
6970-b
Title
Catharine Maria Sedgwick Collection 1839
Extent
1 item
Creator
Location
Language
English

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research

Use Restrictions

See the University of Virginia Library’s use policy.

Preferred Citation

Catharine Maria Sedgwick Collection, Accession 6970-b, Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library

Acquisition Information

Purchase 1962 Dec 17

Funding Note

Funded in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities


Item Listing

LETTER
  • Catharine Maria Sedgwickto Lydia Howard Huntley Sigourney
    1839 Mar 18
    ALS, 2 p.

    [Apologizes for sending such a "shabby" manuscript; thinks the story too long for a "Souvenir Cabinet," but does not know how to develop so important a subject in less space, except through the etcher'skill; explains that she wrote to Mrs. Lydia Howard Huntley Sigourneyin a state of extreme depression due to the upcoming separation from her dearest friends; and reserves the right to republish the story on her own.]

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Catharine Maria Sedgwick
  • Lydia Howard Huntley Sigourney
  • Lydia Howard Huntley Sigourney