A Guide to the Rose Terry Cooke Collection Cooke, Rose Terry. 6651

A Guide to the Rose Terry Cooke Collection

A Collection in the
Clifton Waller Barrett Library of American Literature
Accession number 6651


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

Processed by: Special Collections Department Staff

University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept. Alderman Library University of Virginia Charlottesville, Virginia 22903 USA
Collection Number
Rose Terry Cooke Collection 1866-1891
11 items

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

Use Restrictions

See the University of Virginia Library’s use policy.

Preferred Citation

Rose Terry Cooke Collection, Accession 6651, Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library

Acquisition Information

Deposit, 1961 Oct 24

Funding Note

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

Item Listing

  • "Home at Last"
    1881 Sep 20
    AMsS, 2 p.


  • "The Red-Winged Goose"
    AMsS, 22 p.

    [With author's corrections.]

  • "Old Cool"
    AMsS, 17 p.

    [Includes printed biographical sketch of Rose Terry Cookefrom "Literature, a Weekly Magazine."]

  • "The Death of Goody Nurse: A Ballad of Salem"
    AMsS, 7 p.


  • Rose Terry Cooketo James Thomas Fields
    1866 Feb 27
    ALS, 1 p.

    [Covering letter for manuscript sent to the Atlantic; mentions earlier manuscript sent to Fields; discusses improving health and a book underway.]

  • Rose Terry Cooketo Editor, Youth's Companion
    1879 Apr 19
    ALS, 1 p.

    [Expresses pleasure of manuscript acceptance; mentions ill health.]

  • Rose Terry Cooketo [James Ripley] Osgood
    1881 Mar 10
    ALS, 3 p.

    [Discusses reviews of her books, her novel not yet done, health, and pleasure at spring's arrival.]

  • Rose Terry Cooketo Editor, Traveller
    1882 Nov 19
    ALS, 1 p.

    [Discusses her policy of requesting payment on receipt for Christmas story.]

  • Rose Terry Cooketo Mrs. Perkins
    1885 Nov 10
    ALS, 1 p.

    [Response to a reader wishing directions for finding a particular story.]

  • Rose Terry Cooketo [Henry Chandler] Bowen
    1887 Oct 4
    ALS, 2 p.

    [Writes from her new home in Pittsfield, Mass. ; says she is ill and preparing a story for the Independent. ]

  • Rose Terry Cooketo Edward William Bok
    1891 Jan 9
    ANS, 1 p.

    [Covering note for "fifty words" he had requested.]

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Edward William Bok
  • James Thomas Fields
  • Rose Terry Cooke
  • [Henry Chandler] Bowen
  • [James Ripley] Osgood