A Guide to the Jesse Belle Rittenhouse Collection Rittenhouse, Jesse Belle. 8449-a

A Guide to the Jesse Belle Rittenhouse Collection

A Collection in the
Clifton Waller Barrett Library of American Literature
Accession number 8449-a


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Repository
University of Virginia. Library. Special Collections Dept. Alderman Library University of Virginia Charlottesville, Virginia 22903 USA
Collection Number
8449-a
Title
Jesse Belle Rittenhouse Collection [1925 ca. Jun]
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

Jesse Belle Rittenhouse Collection, Accession 8449-a, Special Collections Department, University of Virginia Library

Acquisition Information

Deposit [ 1963 Dec 17] 1971 Jan 21

Funding Note

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



Item Listing

Letter
  • Jessie Belle Rittenhouseto [William Orton] Tewson
    [1925 ca. Jun]
    TLS, 3 p.

    [Comments on what makes a beautiful single line [of poetry]; suggests it must be "magical and suggestive"; gives examples from Frederick Lawrence Knowles, [Christopher] Marlowe, [William] Wordsworth, [Algernon Charles] Swinburne, [Alfred] Tennyson, [Walt] Whitman, [William Butler] Yeats, and Matthew Arnold. ]

Significant Persons Associated With the Collection

  • Frederick Lawrence Knowles
  • Jessie Belle Rittenhouse
  • Matthew Arnold
  • [Alfred] Tennyson
  • [Algernon Charles] Swinburne
  • [Christopher] Marlowe
  • [Walt] Whitman
  • [William Butler] Yeats
  • [William Orton] Tewson
  • [William] Wordsworth