Correspondence to and from Harvard and Massachusetts-related figures. AUTOGRAPH COLLECTION.
Correspondence to and from Harvard and Massachusetts-related figures
Correspondence to and from Harvard and Massachusetts-related figures
Correspondence to and from Harvard and Massachusetts-related figures

Correspondence to and from Harvard and Massachusetts-related figures

A collection of 28 autograph letters signed, and 7 autograph signatures collected by Harvard Professor Theophilus Parsons, Jr. Complete details, including full transcriptions of each letter, are available upon request. Comprising: ALLSTON, Washington (1779 – 1843). Autograph letter signed to Professor Felton, Cambridge, 29 June n.y. One page, 8vo. – BANCROFT, George (1800 – 1891). Autograph letter signed to his uncle Samuel Ward, Göttingen, 16 September 1820. Four pages, 4to. – BELSHAM, Thomas (1750 – 1829). Autograph letter signed to Rev. Francis Parkman, Hackney, 22 February n.y. Two pages, 8vo. – BRIGGS, George N. (1796 – 1861). Autograph letter signed to Mary Chandler, Boston, 1 October 1744. One page, 4to. – BRYANT, William Cullen (1794 – 1878). Autograph letter signed, “Monday morning.” One page, 8vo. – BURRITT, Elihu (1810 – 1879). Autograph letter signed to John Davis, Jr., Worcester, 16 November 1840. Two pages, 8vo. – BUTLER, Benjamin Franklin (1818 – 1893). Autograph letter signed to F. W. Chandler, Bay View, 27 July 1873. One page, 8vo. – CHANNING, William Ellery (1780 – 1842). Autograph letter signed to Walter Channing, Newport, 23 June 1821. Two pages, 4to, most crossed through. – CHASE, Salmon Portland (1808 – 1873). Autograph letter signed to Prof. Henry. Washington, D. C., 24 June 1868. One page, 8vo. – DANA, Richard Henry. Autograph letter signed to Miss. B. H. Channing, 1 April n.y. One page, 8vo. – DAVIS, Charles Henry (1807 – 1877). DAVIS, John (1761-1847). Autograph letter signed to Nathaniel Chandler, Washington, D. C. 17 May 1836. One and a half pages, 4to. – FOLLEN, Charles (1796 – 1840). Autograph letter signed to Francis Parkman, Sr., East Lexington, 6 November. Three pages, 4to. Signature excised but with note from Parkman “This letter I received from Dr. Follen a few weeks before his death; and the last he ever wrote me.” – FOLLEN, Eliza Lee Cabot (1787 – 1860). Autograph letter signed to Mrs. Felton, n.p., n. d. Three pages, 12mo. – GILES, Henry (1809 – 1882). Autograph letter signed to “Dear Sir,” U.S. Hotel, Monday. One page, 8vo. – GRANT, Anne MacVicar (1755 – 1838). Autograph letter signed to Francis Parkman, Edinburgh, February 1811. Two pages, 12mo, with accompanying fragment. – GRAY, Asa (1810 –1888). Autograph letter signed to “Miss P”, Botanic Garden, Cambridge, 24 December 1874. Two pages, 12mo. – KIRKLAND, John Thornton (1770 –1840). Autograph letter signed to Rev. Dr. Thayer, Cambridge, 3 March 1820. One page, 4to, with docket that it was forwarded by Mr. Higginson. – LAWRENCE, Amos (1786 –1852). Autograph letter signed to Mrs. Prescott, n.p., 5 October 1848. Two pages, 12mo. – MACREADY, William Charles (1793 –1873). Autograph letter signed to Charles Sumner, Tremont House, 12 November n.y. One page, 12mo. – MORPETH, Lord (George William Frederick Howard, 7th Earl of Carlisle, 1802 – 1864). Autograph letter signed to Charles Sumner, London, 24 July 1843. One page, 12mo. – MOWATT RITCHIE, Anna Cora (1819–1870). Autograph letter signed to Rev. B. F. Barrett, New York, undated. One and a quarter pages, 8vo. – PARKMAN, Francis, Jr. (1823 –1893). Autograph letter signed to Mary G. Chandler, n.p., 27 April n.y. Four pages, 8vo. With: Autograph of Charles Follen on an accompanying slip as requested by Miss. Chandler. – PARKMAN. Autograph letter signed to Mary G. Chandler, n.p., 18 October n.y. Three pages, 8vo. – QUINCY, Josiah III (1772 – 1864). Autograph letter signed to Prof. Felton, n.p., 20 January 1841. One page, 8vo. – STORY, Joseph (1779 –1845). Autograph letter signed to Charles Sumner, Cambridge, 12 December 1843. One and a half pages, 8vo. – SWETT, William G. Autograph letter signed to J. P. Andrews, “Chamber at Mizpah,” 13 December n.y. Two and a half pages, 4to. – TICKNOR, George (1791 –1871). Autograph letter signed to Prof. Felton, n.p., 3 January 1833. One page, 4to. – AUTHOR UNKNOWN. Autograph letter signed to Samuel P. Andrews, St. Johns N. B., 9 August 1842. Three pages, 4to. – AUTHOR UNKNOWN (“Lucy R”). Autograph letter signed to Moses Gray, Epsom, NH, 19 October 1815. Three pages, 4to. WITH: Clipped signatures of: ANDERSON, Robert; GREENOUGH, Henry; WINGATE, Pain; and four others. AND WITH: Three engraved portraits of J. Q. Adams, W. C. Bryant, and George Briggs. Item #406504

Price: $3,000.00

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