Register of the Ralph Waldo Emerson letter

Mandeville Special Collections Library 0175S
UC, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
Phone: (858) 534-2533
Fax: (858) 534-5950
Email: spcoll@ucsd.edu
Repository Website: http://orpheus.ucsd.edu/speccoll/
© 1997
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Register of the Ralph Waldo Emerson letter, 1862

MSS 0423

Mandeville Special Collections Library

GEISEL LIBRARY



UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, SAN DIEGO

La Jolla, CA 92093-0175

Contact Information:

  • Mandeville Special Collections Library 0175S
  • UC, San Diego
  • La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
  • Phone: (858) 534-2533
  • Fax: (858) 534-5950
  • Email: spcoll@ucsd.edu
  • Repository Website: http://orpheus.ucsd.edu/speccoll/
© 1997 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.
This file last updated: August 1997.

DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title: Ralph Waldo Emerson letter,
Date (inclusive): 1862
Collection number: MSS 0423
Extent: 0.10 linear feet (1 leaf in one folder)
Repository: Mandeville Special Collections Library, Geisel Library, UC, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0175
Shelf Location: For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Library's online catalog.
Language: English.

Preferred Citation

Ralph Waldo Emerson letter, MSS 0423. Mandeville Special Collections Library, UCSD.

BIOGRAPHY

Nineteenth-century American philosopher, poet, and scholar.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

One page holograph letter, dated 6 May 1862, to "My Dear Blake" and informing the addressee of Thoreau's death and pending funeral arrangements.
The letter had been laid in Herbert W. Gleason's THROUGH THE YEAR WITH THOREAU (1917, RARE PS3042 .G63 1917).