A Collection in the
Clifton Waller Barrett Library of American Literature
Accession number 6966
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Processed by: Beatrix Ramey
Date Completed: 1997
Encoded by: Elizabeth Slomba
© 1997 By the Rector and Visitors of the University of Virginia. All rights reserved.
Collection is open to research.
Purchase, 1962 Nov 29
Funded in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities
Richard Henry Dana Jr.to George Palmer Putnam1852 Jun 25ALS, 2 p.
[Re inclusion of Richard Henry Dana Sr.'s home in book on homes of American authors; has selected Hammatt Billingsas the artist.]
Richard Henry Dana Jr.to George Palmer Putnam1852 Aug 5ALS, 2 p.
[Declines to write sketch on his father for Putnam's book but suggests material on Dana Sr. in [Rufus] Griswold's Poets of Americaor Livingston's Law Magazineand recommends that George Wilbur Peckwrite the piece; suggests picture caption.]
George Wilbur Peckto George Palmer Putnam1852 Aug 21ALS, 2 p.
[Concerns article on Richard Henry Dana Sr.for Putnam's book; wants Dana Jr. to check it.]
Richard Henry Dana Jr.to George Palmer Putnam1852 Aug 23ALS, 2 p.
[Expresses pleasure with George Wilbur Peck's sketch on Dana Sr. for Putnam's book; relays Dana Sr.'s request for a price for copies of illustrations of the Dana home.]
George Wilbur Peckto George Palmer Putnam1852 Aug 23ALS, 1 p.
[Re proofs for his Richard Henry Dana Sr.article for Putnam's book.]
Richard Henry Dana Sr.to George Palmer Putnam1852 Aug 26ALS, 1 p.
[Re his biographical sketch in Putnam's book.]
Richard Henry Dana Jr.to George Palmer Putnam1852 Aug 30ALS, 2 p.
[Re proofs of George Wilbur Peck's article on his father; mentions Dana Sr.'s desire to purchase copies of the picture of his house.]
- George Palmer Putnam
- George Wilbur Peck
- Hammatt Billings
- Henry Dana Sr.
- Richard Henry Dana Jr.
- Richard Henry Dana Sr.
- [Rufus] Griswold