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Papers of Nathaniel Hawthorne

Volume 4

Pocket diary, 1858

Scope and Content Note

Covering departure for Italy at the conclusion of his consular tour of duty in England and residence in Italy. One page of accounts at the end. Entries for August 5 and 9 and part of entry for December 31 cut out. The cut out portion of the last entry was copied on the page of accounts by G[eorge?] P[arsons?] L[athrop?], March 22, [18]74. Photocopy in Box 1 or Microfilm (BANC FILM 72/236 z, reel 1) to be used in place of the original which has been withdrawn from use because of its fragility.
Box 1

[Studies for The Dollivar Romance.]

Additional Note

A handwritten copy. [Transcribed by a member of the family?]

Dr. Grimshaw's Secret:

Additional Note

Photocopies of p. 1 of the second draft and of p. 68 of the first draft, both in Hawthorne's hand; photocopy of p. 1 of Sophia Hawthorne's transcript of the first draft.

Letters written by Hawthorne: to General James Miller, n.d.

Additional Note

As one of several signers recommending Stephen Hoyt for appointment to the Salem Custom House; to [George S.] Hillard, June 8, 1849 (photocopy); to William B. Pike, July 24, 1851 (holograph).

Letters to Hawthorne from the following:


Bright, Henry A.


Letter, n. d. [ca. 1860] re The Marble Faun


Emery, Samuel H.


Letter, Nov. 12, 1863


Roberts, David


2 letters, 1856-57, containing genealogical information on the Hawthorne family


Tuckerman, Henry T.


Letter, Sept. 20, 1863


Miscellaneous papers


Document, July 31, 1854, signed by Hawthorne as U.S. consul


Three checks on a Concord bank, 1861, signed by Hawthorne


Reproductions of Hawthorne MSS used as illustrations in books


Poem by H[enry] A. B[right]: "Song of the Consul Hawthorne"


Facsimile of a letter of introduction for Hawthorne written by B[ryan] W. Procter to Leigh Hunt, Oct. 2, 1855


Poem by B[erkeley?] Aikin: To Nathaniel Hawthorne


Four envelopes addressed to Hawthorne with notations by Sophia Hawthorne


Clippings of articles about Hawthorne


Pamphlet, Dedication of the Nathaniel Hawthorne Memorial 1804-1864 at Salem, Massachusetts


Calling cards and other miscellaneous items


Papers of Sophia Amelia (Peabody.) Hawthorne [Mrs. Nathaniel Hawthorne]

Box 2

Letters written by her, 1838-1868, before and after her marriage.

Additional Note

Originals, photocopies and transcripts, arranged chronologically. Included: a copy of a letter in journal form written to her sister, Elizabeth, ca. April-May 1838 (also available on microfilm (BANC FILM 2613)); photocopy of a letter written to her children, Una and Julian, July 9, 1864; and photocopy of a letter to Anne O'Gara, Sept. 4, 1864, re Nathaniel Hawthorne's death.

Letters written to her, arranged alphabetically, including:


Cleveland, R[ichard] J[effry], 1773-1860


Letter, Feb. 17, 1834, to the "Misses M. & S. Peabody"


Hawthorne, E[lizabeth] M[anning] [Nathaniel Hawthorne's sister]


Letter, May 23, 1842, written on hearing of Nathaniel's engagement


Sedgwick, C[atharine] M[aria], 1789-1867


Letter, [ca. 1852?], inviting Una and Julian Hawthorne to a children's party


Two pages [from a journal?] written on board the steamer "Niagara", July 8, 1853, on the way to England


Pocket diary, 1861, with a few pages of accounts following the diary entries

Additional Note

At the end of the volume are a few diary entries for 1863. (Also available on microfilm (BANC FILM 72/236 z reel 2))

[Impressions of an abbey garden. 1857?]

Additional Note

Two pages, numbered 21 and 22

Sketchbook, ca. 1858-1860, containing drawings by both Mrs. Hawthorne and her son, Julian


Sketches of European scenes,

Physical Description: done on slips of paper; 12 items

Sketchbook with outline drawings


Seaweed specimens collected and mounted at the town of Redcar, England, 1859


Miscellaneous items

Scope and Content Note

Including a document in Hebrew, with translation and syntax notes in her hand; and a copy of a sermon in her hand

Papers of Una Hawthorne

Box 3

Letters written to her arranged alphabetically, including:


Hawthorne, Elizabeth Manning


Letter, Feb. 10, [1865?]

Additional Note

[For copies of additional letters from Miss Hawthorne to her niece, see Julian Hawthorne's notebook, Folder 14, Carton 2.]

Hawthorne, Julian


5 letters, 1857 & n.d.


Hawthorne, Minne (Amelung) [Mrs. Julian Hawthorne]


Letter, Oct. 11, 1874, with postscript from Julian


[Lathrop], Frank


Letter, Nov. 25, 1870, commenting, in part, on Julian's wedding


Partial typed transcript of a letter from Una to her sister-in-law, .Minne, Dec. 27, n.y.


Pocket diary, 1875

Additional Note

Also available on microfilm (BANC FILM 72/236 reel 3)

Typed transcript of a poem, "Dead Sunshine"


Autograph, June 22, 1874


Miscellaneous Hawthorne family papers

Box 4

Genealogical information on the family


Miscellaneous photographs

Additional Note

Most of the portraits have been removed to the Portrait Collection. Retained here are postcards with views of the Hawthorne home, Nathaniel Hawthorne's grave, and unidentified photographs. See also scrapbook, volume 3 in Julian Hawthorne's papers.

Material about Rose (Hawthorne) Lathrop, daughter of Nathaniel Hawthorne

Additional Note

Including clippings relating to her, as Mother M. Alphonsa, and her work in establishing a hospital for pauperized cancer victims

Papers of Julian Hawthorne

Box 4

Biographical information


Letters written by Hawthorne, 1861-1932 & n.d.

Additional Note

Originals, photocopies, carbon copies and transcripts. Arranged chronologically. (5 folders)
Boxes 4-6

Letters written to Hawthorne

Scope and Content Note

Arranged alphabetically by name of person or organization. A list of the more important correspondents follows the Key to Arrangement. Unlisted letters are arranged alphabetically in a "Miscellany" in Box 6; unidentified letters also in Box 6.
Box 5

Rose (Hawthorne) Lathrop, letters, 1911-1925, undated

Additional Note

Also available on microfilm (BANC FILM 2421)
Box 6

Letters and telegrams re Hawthorne's 85th birthday celebration, 1931


Papers relating to Hawthorne's term in Atlanta federal prison, 1912-1913

Scope and Content Note

Including clippings, letters from family and sympathizers, etc. (also available on microfilm (BANC FILM 2421))


Additional Note

[See also Sophia Peabody Hawthorne's sketch book in Box 2, and scrapbook, volume 3]

Clippings of stories and articles by Hawthorne

Additional Note

[See also Scrapbooks, volumes 1-3]

Clippings re Hawthorne, including obituaries


Papers of Minne (Amelung) Hawthorne [the first Mrs. Hawthorne]

Scope and Content Note

Including two letters addressed to her; notes on sayings of the children; clippings of two articles written by her

Miscellaneous material re Edith (Garrigues) Hawthorne [the second Mrs. Hawthorne], including clippings


Miscellaneous material re Hildegarde Hawthorne, his daughter




MSS of his writings

Ctn. 1


Scope and Content Note

(holograph and typescript copies), arranged alphabetically by title, as follows:

After Eighty Years


Against Himself (notes)


Alcott [Bronson]


Alcott in Concord


An Alleged Murder Prophecy




Archibald Malmaison [synopsis for opera]


Are Marriages Made in Heaven?


Are We As Good As We Were?




Benjamin Disraeli


Bethuel's Daughter (Isaac and Rebekah)


Black Doll [synopsis] from Archibald Malmaison


Books of Memory


Bret Harte [article]


California's Benicia Boy


Call of the Planet


City of Destruction


Concord of Emerson


Cosmic Courtship [synopsis]


Countess Almara's Murder


Dark Tower, A Fairy Story [synopsis]


Dark Woman


Dickens in Boston


Does Lilith Still Live? A Story


Dust; A Novel (p.1-19, unfinished) See also Perdita [synopsis]


Eclipse in the Tropics


Edwin Booth


Egg [story]




Elizabeth Stoddard


Emerson in Concord


Ethics As a Factor in Human Flight


First American Submarine


Fortune; A Story


Fortune's Fool [novel] (pp.357-360)


Fortune's Fool [synopsis]




Good Angel, A Story


Good Women

Additional Note

[biography. Also titled: Such Is Paradise; The Story of Sophia and Nathaniel Hawthorne; and Sophie Hawthorne, The Wife Who Made the Scarlet Letter Possible

Grand Marana [synopsis]


Grimshawe notes


Harvard of 1860


Harvard of Our Forefathers


Hawthorne in Concord


Hawthorne Reading


Hawthorne's Blithedale


Hawthorne's Letters To a Friend


Henry James (begins "Albany, N.Y....")


Henry James (begins "In 1863...")


Hoch der Kaiser




Idiot [story]


India, notes on


Islander, A Romance




Jew For England


Joaquin Miller (begins "It sounds sentimental...")


Joaquin Miller (begins "Joaquin had unlimited gall...")


Joiner-work, A Story


Life At Three-Score and Ten


Life By Faith [interview with Mariana Becket]


London in the Seventies




Lotus-Girl [story]


Louisa Alcott


Louisa Alcott "Little Women"


Louisa Alcott's Little Women


Louisa May Alcott ("Little Women")


Love - Or A Name [notes]


Lure of Youth [adapted from The Scarlet Letter]


Man and the Machine


Man's Life, By the Man Himself [novel] (3 p. fragment)


Men in the Milky Way


Modern Sphinx [article]


Murder and Suicide of Mr. John Smith


Music and Seashells


My Aunt Elizabeth Hawthorne - "A Character Study From the Memoirs of Julian Hawthorne" (also available on microfilm (BANC FILM 72/236, reel 4)


My Old Friend, Louisa [Alcott]


My Personal Archeology. With letter to Lorimer of S.F. Post dated, Dec. 10, 1932


Nathaniel Hawthorne's Library


New Champion


Notes on California


Notes on Old Boston


Obsession [story]


Old Adam


Options [synopsis]


Our Modern Sphinx. See also Modern Sphinx


Passage in the Life of Edward Burdan, ed. with notes by JH


Passion and the Man [synopsis]


People in the Streets


Perdita [synopsis] based on the novel Dust


Pierced Lantern


Problems of The Scarlet Letter


Professor's Sister [novel]

see The Spectre of the Camera


Psychetrope [notes]


Queer People


Ram's Horn Ridge


Reactions [article]


Roman Holiday. Broadcast Americans Abroad 1858, note "not given"


The Rotunda


Routine of a Tropic Day


Rumpty Dudget's Tower. See the Dark Tower


The Salvini-Booth Incident


Sara Bernhardt


Saul [synopsis]


Scarlet Letter [synopsis]


Scarlet Letter [notes]


Scarlet Letter [photoplay]


Sea-Secret [story]


Sebastian Strome [synopsis]


Siva's Eye [story]


Six-Eight Two-Three-Four-Nine[novel/summary]


Sophie Hawthorne. see Good Women


Soul of America [plot]


Space and Time; An Ode


Spectre of the Camera [synopsis]


Such Is Paradise. See Good Women


Tale From Catland


Theodore Roosevelt




To Edgar Allan Poe


Tower of Babel


War [prose poem]


Woman Educator [Elizabeth Palmer Peabody]


Woman of 1992


Yellow Cap, A Fairy Story



Additional Note

(holograph and type script copies), arranged alphabetically by title


Ctn. 2, folder 1


Additional Note

Portions of 1856 journal copied on pp. 67-74. Includes copies of some of Julian's letters to his parents, 1850's, and notes on automatic writing and table-tipping, 1885
folder 2


Additional Note

Some accounts at the end
folder 3


Additional Note

With copies of selected journal entries from 1875, 1879-1880, and 1878. Also copied: a few letters written to Hawthorne; draft of a poem "The DKE Poem," a list of his writings, dated May 21, 1885; drafts of agreements, etc.
folder 4


Additional Note

With accounts at the end. Extra page inserted: "How to Write Novels".
folder 5

1880-1882. Journal and notebook.

Additional Note

Scattered entries with notes on various subjects interspersed; a few accounts
folder 6


Additional Note

Very few entries
folder 7


Additional Note

With accounts at the end


folder 8


Additional Note

Notes on chronology
folder 9


Additional Note

A few journal entries, but primarily notes for and drafts and plots of stories
folder 10


Additional Note

A catalogue of books in his library and clippings of his novel, Garth, pasted in
folder 11


Additional Note

Outline of a play; notes for a novel; two pages of journal entries, Oct. 1882; accounts, etc.
folder 12


Additional Note

Includes "About Novels," dialogue on existence of God, poems, etc.
folder 13


Additional Note

Record of dreams and astrological notes
folder 14


Additional Note

Copies of letters to Una Hawthorne from her aunt, Elizabeth M. Hawthorne, Dec. 9, 1861-Jan. 2, 1870 (also available on microfilm (BANC FILM 72/236, reel 4)); index of plots; list of articles in Pasadena Star, 1923-1924; diary entries, Apr. 1924-Oct. 1925
folder 15


Additional Note

Includes "Philosophy of Magic," notes for novels, etc.
Volume 1

Scrapbook 1

Scope and Content Note

Includes sketch of floor plan for Garth's home; clippings of reviews of Hawthorne's books; clippings re controversy with George P. Lathrop re his book on Nathaniel Hawthorne
Oversize volume 2

Scrapbook 2 ca. 1899-1901.

Scope and Content Note

Primarily clippings of articles by Hawthorne; some miscellaneous letters pasted in also
Oversize volume 3

Scrapbook 3

Scope and Content Note

Some pages of diary entries for January 1896 pasted in; sketches; programs for lectures; poems; photographs; book announcements; clippings of articles; bibliography, etc.
Oversize folder 1

Two certificates of membership in fraternal ordersfolder

BANC FILM 72/236, Reel 5

Positive microfilm copy of Julian Hawthorne material from the Pierpont Morgan Library

Scope and Content Note

Including a diary, May 1857-Oct. 1859, with sketches; a notebook containing "Nathaniel Hawthorne Described by His Son," extracts of letters and other material relating to the Peabody family, lists of letters, etc.; and a notebook containing notes for some of his novels, clippings, and other material relating to his own writings. (NO PHOTO DUPLICATION)

Partial List of Correspondents


Alden, Henry Mills, 1836-1919

See Harper & Brothers


Appleton (D.) & Company


3 letters, 1873-1919


Astor, William W.


Letter, May 28, 1888


Atlantic Monthly


3 letters, 1873-1932.

Additional Note

Include letter, June 20, 1873, from William D. Howells

Bandelier, Adolphe Francis Alphonse, 1840-1914


Letter, Aug. 1, 1908.

Additional Note

Signed for him by his wife, Fanny Ritter Bandelier

Bangs, John Kendrick


Letter, Oct. 18, 1902


Barr, A. E.


Letter, n.d.


Barry, John Daniel, 1866-1942


Letter, Dec. 16, 1930


Bates, Morgan


Letter, Mar. 26, 1901


Bennett, Raine


2 letters, 1932


Bennoch, Francis


9 letters, 1874-1875.

Additional Note

Friend of Nathaniel Hawthorne. Also with these: a letter written by Mrs. Bennoch to Mrs. Julian Hawthorne

Blackmore, R. D.


Letter, March 19, 1878


Bobbs-Merrill Company


Letter, Aug. 5, 1925


Booth, Mary Louise, 1831-1889

See Harper & Brothers


Bright, Henry A.

box 1

Letter, Nov. 13[?], n.y.

Additional Note

Letter to Nathaniel Hawthorne, [ca. 1860] re The Marble Faun

Buel, Clarence Clough, 1850-

See Century Magazine


Burton, Frederick R.


Letter, Nov. 17, 1902


Canby, Henry Seidel, 1878-1961


Letter, Sept. 7, 1923


Carew, Harold D.


3 letters, 1925-1927, & n.d.


Carter, Robert


11 letters, 1871-1874.

Additional Note

Several written on behalf of Appleton's

Cavendish, Ada, d. 1895


Autograph, Apr. 29, 1878


Century Magazine


3 letters, 1902-1912.

Additional Note

Include letters from Robert Underwood Johnson and Clarence C. Buel

Chamberlain, Samuel Selwyn, 1851-1916


8 letters & telegrams, 1907-1915 & n.d.


Clemens, Cyril, 1902-


3 letters, 1928


Cleveland, Richard Jeffry, 1773-1860

box 2

Letter, Feb. 17, 1834, to the "Misses M. & S[ophia] Peabody."


Cosmopolitan Magazine


2 letters, 1897-1902.

Additional Note

Include letter from John B. Walker.

Creel, George, 1876-1953


3 letters, 1930 & n.d.


Creelman, James


Letter, Oct. 14, 1901


Currie, Barton Wood, 1878-

See The Ladies' Home Journal


Curtis, Edward S.


5 letters, 1911-1934.

Additional Note

With these: a letter, Mar. 30, 1932, from his daughter, Beth

Davis, Robert Hobart, 1869-1942


2 letters, 1928-1929


Dearborn Publishing Co.


5 letters, 1927-1937


Dickson, Edward Augustus, 1879-1956


Letter, Aug. 19, 1925


Dixon, William Jerrold, d. 1879


28 letters, 1876-1879 & n.d. Personal friend


Dougherty, George C.


Letter, Feb. 19, 1923.

Additional Note

Re sale of picture rights to A Fool of Nature

Earle, Ferdinand


Letter, Aug. 14, 1912


Emery, Samuel H.

box 1

Letter to Nathaniel Hawthorne, Nov. 12, 1863


Field, Sara Bard, 1882-1974


Letter, June 22, [1931]


Francillon, Robert Edward


Letter, Dec. 21, 1876


Funk & Wagnalls Company


Letter, Apr. 30, 1920


Garland, Hamlin, 1860-1940


11 letters, 1931-1934 & n.d.

Additional Note

One is a letter of condolence addressed to Mrs. Hawthorne

Gilder, Jeanette Leonard, 1849-1916


Letter, Oct. 9, 1900


Gilder, [Richard] Watson, 1844-1909


3 letters, 1871-1872


Gregory, Louise Fanshawe


Letter, Apr. 20, 1909


Gurney, Edmund


2 letters, 1880-1885


Harper & Brothers


19 letters, 1871-1918. From S. S. Conant, Henry M. Alden, and Mary L. Booth


Harper's Bazaar


Letter, Feb. 10, 1928


Harris, Kennett


11 letters, 1927 & n.d.


Hawthorne, Elizabeth Manning [Nathaniel Hawthorne's sister]

box 2

Letter to Sophia Peabody [Hawthorne], May 23, 1842.

Additional Note

re her engagement to Nathaniel
box 3

Letter, Feb. 10, [1865], to her niece, Una.

Physical Description:

Additional Note

For additional letters from Miss Hawthorne to her niece, see Julian Hawthorne's notebook, Folder 14, Carton 2

Hawthorne, Julian

box 3

5 letters to Una Hawthorne, 1857 & n.d.

Additional Note

All other Julian Hawthorne letters are in Box 4, arranged chronologically

Hawthorne, Minne (Amelung) [Mrs. Julian Hawthorne]

box 3

Letter to Una Hawthorne, Oct. 11, 1874, with postscript from Julian


Hawthorne, Rose

See Lathrop, Rose (Hawthorne)


Heath (D.C.) & Company [publishers]


Letter, Dec. 13, 1924


Heinemann (William) Ltd.


Letter, Mar. 24, 1927


Honce, Charles


2 letters, 1929.

Additional Note

Re his Julian Hawthorne bibliography. With these: photocopies of two letters, from Hildegarde and Fred Hawthorne, 1939 & 1942, re Honce's book on his Hawthorne Collection

Houghton Mifflin Company


2 letters, 1924-1928


Howe, William T. H.


5 letters, 1930-1931.

Additional Note

Re his Nathaniel Hawthorne collection

Howells, William Dean, 1837-1919

See Atlantic Monthly


Hutton, Richard Holt, 1826-1897


Letter, July 9, 1873


James, H[enry], 1843-1916


Letter, Jan. 15, 1879.

Additional Note

Typed transcript

Johnson, Robert Underwood, 1853-1937

See Century Magazine


King (Henry S.) & Co. Publishers


11 letters, 1872-1874


The Ladies' Home Journal


Letter, July 5, 1922. From Barton W. Currie, editor


Lane, John


Letter, Oct. 26, 1918.

Additional Note

Re a miniature of Nathaniel Hawthorne

Lanier, Henry Wysham, 1873-


Letter, Feb. 14, 1928


Lathrop, Frank

box 3

Letter, Nov. 25, 1870 to Una Hawthorne, commenting, in part, on Julian's wedding


Lathrop, George Parsons


Telegram, Oct. 6, 1886


Lathrop, Rose (Hawthorne) [Julian Hawthorne's sister]


13 letters, 1911-1925 & n.d.

Additional Note

Mother Alphonsa in the religious life. With these: letters, 1926-1933, written by Mother M. Rose, Mother Alphonsa's successor in the religious community

Lemmon, Leonard


Letter, Oct. 20, 1896.

Additional Note

With this: drafts of his two letters to newspaper editors answering criticisms of the textbook, American Literature, which he and Hawthorne wrote; and articles of agreement re publication of the book

Lewis, Alfred Henry


Letter, n.d.


Lewis, William Eugene, d. 1924


2 letters, 1914-1915.

Additional Note

With these: letter written by his wife, n.d., after his death



Letter, Feb. 21, 1908


Little, Brown & Co.


Letter, Jan. 21, 1907


Locker, Arthur


Letter, Jan. 12, 1877


McCall's Magazine


Letter, Oct. 10, 1925


Macmillan Company


Letter, May 18, 1932.

Additional Note

With this: letter, Nov. 2l, 1941, addressed to Mrs. Hawthorne re her memoirs of Julian Hawthorne

Macmillan, Frederich


3 letters, 1881-1931


Mapleson, Henry


Letter, Nov. 22, 1903. Addressed to MIle. Talma


Marks, Montague


Letter, Sept. 11, 1888


Mencken, Henry Louis, 1880-1956


2 letters, 1932 & n.d.


Mitchell, John Ames, 1845-1918


2 letters, 1913


Morton, William James


16 letters, 1899-1920 & n.d.

Additional Note

Personal friend. With these: letter written by his wife, Aug. 30, 1928

Mullgardt, Louis Christian, 1866-1942


Letter to Mrs. Hawthorne, Jan. 27, 1939


Munsey (Frank A.) Company


2 letters, 1926 & n.d.


Murray, Henry Alexander, 1893-


Letter, n.d.

Additional Note

Requesting information about Herman Melville

Murray, John, published, London


12 letters, 1927-1929.

Additional Note

Include letters from Sir John Murray and his son

Noble, William Clark, 1858-1938


Letter, June 9, 1916


O'Brien, Frederick, 1869-1932


12 letters, 1924-1930, & n.d.


Older, Fremont, 1856-1935


5 letters, 1924-1929.

Additional Note

One is addressed to Mrs. Hawthorne

Osgood (James R.) & Co.


4 letters, 1873-1874


Parker, Alton Brooks, 18 52-1926


Letter, Dec. 13, 1902


Pasadena Star News


5 letters, 1924-1928


Peckham, William G.


12 letters, 1872-1921 & n.d.

Additional Note

Personal friend. Also with these: letter from Mrs. Peckham informing Hawthorne of Peckham's death

Pingree, Hazen S., 1840-1901


Letter, Apr. 20, 1901


Putnam, George Haven, 1844-1920


Letter, Nov. 7, 1928


Reenan, William L.


6 letters, 1930-1931.

Additional Note

Primarily re his interest in Nathaniel Hawthorne and his collection of Hawthorniana

Rideing, William Henry, 1853-1919


Letter, Feb. 7, 1886


Roberts, David

box 1

2 letters to Nathaniel Hawthorne, 1856-1857, containing genealogical information on the Hawthorne family.


Roe, Edward Payson


3 letters, 1886-1888


Roeder, Adolph


Letter, Feb. 24, 1920


Rusk, R. L.


Letter, Apr. 20, 1932


Saltus, Edgar, 1858-1921


Letter, n.d.


San Francisco Call


3 letters, 1924


Sanchez, Nellie (Van de Grift), 1856-1935


Letter, June 2, 1929


Scribners (Charles) Sons


Letter, Feb. 26, 1920


Sedgwick, Catharine Maria, 1789-1867

box 2

Letter to Sophia Hawthorne, [ca. 1852?]


Sparling, H. Halliday, 1860-1924


6 letters, 1921-1924.

Additional Note

With these: 24 letters by Mrs. Sparling

Sperry Flour Co.


3 letters, 1930.

Additional Note

Two of them addressed to school principals, re Hawthorne's radio broadcast sponsored by the company; one addressed to Ina L. Cook re the broadcasts

The Sportsman


6 letters, 1927-1932


Stoddard, Elizabeth Drew (Barstow) [Mrs. Richard H. Stoddard]


14 letters, n.d.


Stoddard, Richard Henry, 1825-1903


4 letters, 1871-1886 & n.d.

Additional Note

One added to a letter written by his wife

Stokes (Frederick A.) Company


2 letters, 1924-1932


Tesla, Nikola


4 letters, 1901-1910


Tully, Eleanor (Gates), 1875-


Letter, Oct. 10, 1902


Universal Film Manufacturing Company


2 letters, 1916


Villiers, Frederic


Letter, June 20, 1893


Webber, Byron


Letter, Oct. 27, 1881.

Additional Note

Typed transcript, with note by Hawthorne on his character

Weir, Hugh C., 1884-1934


2 letters & 2 telegrams, 1922 & n.d.

Additional Note

Most of them refer to the possibility of Mary Garden doing a screen version of The Scarlet Letter

West, George P.


3 letters, 1927-1938


Weston, Edward Payson


Letter, May 20, 1907.

Additional Note

With this: a brochure describing his walking feats, containing a statement by Hawthorne

Wheeler Syndicate, Inc.


2 letters, 1913-1914


White, Richard Grant, 1821-1885


8 letters, 1876-1882


Wilcox, Ella Wheeler, 1850-1919


Letter, n.d.


Wilshire, Gaylord


Letter, n.d.


Wood, Charles Erskine Scott, 1852-1944


Letter, June 22, 1931