Notes in sketch form for a lecture. Inscribed to Charles [Warren Stoddart] at end of British lecture tour, "Jan. 9, 1874. 10.30pm."

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Notes in sketch form for a lecture. Inscribed to Charles [Warren Stoddart] at end of British lecture tour, "Jan. 9, 1874. 10.30pm."
Names
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 (Creator)
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910 (Creator)
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910 (Author)
Stoddard, Charles Warren, 1843-1909 (Dedicatee)
Lyon, Isabel, 1863-1958 (Writer of accompanying material)
Broun, W. L. (Writer of accompanying material)
Collection

Samuel Langhorne Clemens collection of papers, 1856-1938 (bulk 1870-1938)

Manuscripts and Typescripts

Manuscripts

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1874-01-09
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Clemens
Shelf locator: Sketches for Lecture Notes Jan. 9, 1874 +
Genres
Manuscripts
Sketches
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Ownership: W. T. H. Howe
Physical Description
Manuscripts
Extent: 1 leaf
[1 written side], notes for a lecture in the form of labeled sketches. Inscribed to Charles [Warren Stoddart] at end of British lecture tour, "We're done with _this_, Charles, forever! Yrs. Mark Twain. Liverpool, Jan. 9, 1874. 10.30pm." Photostat annotated by W. L. Broun "who knows the Mark Twain West" [1 leaf]. Notes by Isabel Lyon in form of ALS to W. T. H. Howe, Mar. 26, 1939 [1 leaf] Typewritten transcription of Lyon's notes, 1 leaf. Notes and sale slip, 2 leaves.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15893396
MSS Unit ID: 19174
Photo Order: 50281
Other local Identifier: 105396B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 20699810-efbb-012f-4ed7-58d385a7bbd0
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Item timeline of events

  • 1835: Creator Born
  • 1874: Created
  • 1910: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Notes in sketch form for a lecture. Inscribed to Charles [Warren Stoddart] at end of British lecture tour, "Jan. 9, 1874. 10.30pm."" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1874. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/3edc6bc0-899d-0130-8be8-58d385a7b928

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Notes in sketch form for a lecture. Inscribed to Charles [Warren Stoddart] at end of British lecture tour, "Jan. 9, 1874. 10.30pm."" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed September 20, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/3edc6bc0-899d-0130-8be8-58d385a7b928

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Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1874). Notes in sketch form for a lecture. Inscribed to Charles [Warren Stoddart] at end of British lecture tour, "Jan. 9, 1874. 10.30pm." Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/3edc6bc0-899d-0130-8be8-58d385a7b928

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Notes in sketch form for a lecture. Inscribed to Charles [Warren Stoddart] at end of British lecture tour, "Jan. 9, 1874. 10.30pm."