Maria Gowen Brooks papers, bulk (ca. 1827-1843).

Title
Maria Gowen Brooks papers, ca. 1827-1946, bulk (ca. 1827-1843).
Author
Brooks, Maria Gowen, 1794 or 1795-1845.
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Description
.3 linear foot (1 box).
Genre/Form
Photographs.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Reproduction (note)
  • Photocopies in part.
Source (note)
  • Mabbott, Thomas O.
Biography (note)
  • Maria Gowen Brooks (1794 or 5-1845) was an American poet who lived in New England and Cuba.
Processing Action (note)
  • Surveyed
  • Cataloging updated
Call Number
MssCol 407
Author
Brooks, Maria Gowen, 1794 or 1795-1845.
Title
Maria Gowen Brooks papers, ca. 1827-1946, bulk (ca. 1827-1843).
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection consists of Brooks's correspondence, some copies, relating to her work and to personal matters, and poems including manuscript of Zophiël with revisions and comments. Correspondents include W.B. Force, Rufus Griswold, Fitz-Greene Halleck, Robert Southey, George Ticknor, and E. P. Whipple.
Reproduction
Photocopies in part.
Biography
Maria Gowen Brooks (1794 or 5-1845) was an American poet who lived in New England and Cuba. Brooks was also known as Maria del Occidente.
Finding Aids
Collection guide available in repository and on internet.
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Occupation
Poets.
Added Author
Force, W. B.
Griswold, Rufus W. (Rufus Wilmot), 1815-1857.
Halleck, Fitz-Greene, 1790-1867.
Southey, Robert, 1774-1843.
Ticknor, George, 1791-1871.
Whipple, Edwin Percy, 1819-1886.
LCCN
ms 68001084
Research Call Number
MssCol 407
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