Richard H. and Elizabeth B. Stoddard papers,

Title
Richard H. and Elizabeth B. Stoddard papers, 1822-1902.
Author
Stoddard, Richard Henry, 1825-1903.
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Description
.6 linear foot (2 boxes).
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Biography (note)
  • Richard Henry Stoddard (1825-1903) was an American poet, author, editor, and literary critic.
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  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 2891
Author
Stoddard, Richard Henry, 1825-1903.
Title
Richard H. and Elizabeth B. Stoddard papers, 1822-1902.
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, notes, and other papers. Correspondence is with friends of the Stoddards and literary figures in America and Great Britain. Manuscripts are of poems by Richard H. Stoddard and others. Also, agreements with publishers, autobiographical and other notes by Stoddard, and family letters. (Some items are negative photostats.)
Biography
Richard Henry Stoddard (1825-1903) was an American poet, author, editor, and literary critic. He worked as a customs inspector and in the Dept. of Docks in New York City; then as literary reviewer for the New York World from 1871 to 1876; city librarian, 1877; and from 1880 until his death, he was literary editor of the Mail and Express. His wife, Elizabeth Drew Barstow Stoddard (1823-1902), was a poet and author.
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Authors.
Poets.
Added Author
Linton, W. J. (William James), 1812-1897.
Platt, John J.
Stoddard, Elizabeth, 1823-1902.
Stodder, Reuben.
LCCN
ms 74000550
Research Call Number
MssCol 2891
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