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American poetry

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Nathan Family Papers

Identifier: P-54

The collection contains correspondence, business documents, marriage contracts, and other manuscript material from members of the Nathan family.

Dates: undated, 1791-1963, 2016

Sarah Ann Hays Mordecai collection

Identifier: P-70

Collection consists of a commonplace book containing 102 manuscript poems (and 22 illustrations) apparently by contemporary poets, the majority of which are dedicated to Miss Sarah Ann Hays. It also includes the work of Charles Fenno Hoffmann, Charlotte Meade Graham, and William Keating; an original water color of a view of Major Stephen Long's expedition party crossing the lower falls of the Winnipeg River by Samuel Seymour; 17 individual items among which are 3 original sketches; a pith drawing by Charlotte Meade Graham; and a copy of an 1830 edition of Flora's dictionary.

Dates: undated, 1823-1888