177 cartons containing records related primarily to the editing and production of The Writings of Henry D. Thoreau (the Thoreau
Edition), as directed by Walter Harding (SUNY-Geneseo, 1966-1972), William L. Howarth (Princeton University, 1972-1980),
and Elizabeth Witherell (Princeton University, 1980-1983; UC Santa Barbara, 1983-1999; Northern Illinois University, 1999-2005;
UC Santa Barbara, 2005- ), and published by Princeton University Press
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