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Title
Gilder, R. W., Johnson, R. U. , Buel, C. C., ALS to the Editor of The Century Magazine. Aug. 12, 1888
Names
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 (Creator)
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910 (Creator)
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910 (Author)
Gilder, Richard Watson, 1844-1909 (Recipient)
Johnson, Robert Underwood, 1853-1937 (Recipient)
Buel, Clarence Clough, 1850-1933 (Recipient)
Collection

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

Correspondence

Outgoing Correspondence

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1888-08-12
Place: Elmira, NY
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Clemens
Shelf locator: SLC ALS to Editor of the Century
Genres
Correspondence
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Content: The letter is addressed to "Dear Gilder, or Johnson, or Buell, or whichever Hellion is in command..." Concerns a woman's autobiographical account of slavery.
Union Catalog of Clemens Letters 02684
Ownership: W. T. H. Howe
Physical Description
Letters
Extent: 1 leaf
[2 written sides], with envelope, postmarked "Jul 30 88."
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15893396
MSS Unit ID: 19174
Accession number: 106160B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5e713340-f486-012f-27f6-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1835: Creator Born
  • 1888: Created
  • 1910: Creator Died
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Gilder, R. W., Johnson, R. U. , Buel, C. C., ALS to the Editor of The Century Magazine. Aug. 12, 1888 " The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1888. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/d3cf0190-f4d5-0131-2b4d-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Gilder, R. W., Johnson, R. U. , Buel, C. C., ALS to the Editor of The Century Magazine. Aug. 12, 1888 " New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 3, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/d3cf0190-f4d5-0131-2b4d-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1888). Gilder, R. W., Johnson, R. U. , Buel, C. C., ALS to the Editor of The Century Magazine. Aug. 12, 1888 Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/d3cf0190-f4d5-0131-2b4d-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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Gilder, R. W., Johnson, R. U. , Buel, C. C., ALS to the Editor of The Century Magazine. Aug. 12, 1888