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Title
Lyon, Isabel. Holograph notes on books by S. L. Clemens.
Names
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910 (Creator)
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910 (Creator)
Lyon, Isabel, 1863-1958 (Author)
Collection

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

Manuscripts and Typescripts

Manuscripts related to Clemens

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1933-01-24 - 1938-11-16
Table of Contents
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Jan. 21, 1935 10 leaves Adventures of Tom Sawyer Nov. 28, 1934 9 leaves The (Burlesque) Autobiography 1938 2 leaves Christian Science Nov. 16, 1938 2 leaves A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court [n.d.] 3 leaves A Curious Dream July 10, 1936 1 leaf The Curious Republic of Gondour Jan. 27, 1935 1 leaf Edmund Burke on Croker July 13, 1936 2 leaves The Gilded Age Feb. 4, 1933 5 leaves [anon, In the Clutch of Circumstance Nov. 19, 1938 1 leaf] Is Shakespeare Dead? Feb. 6, 1936 9 leaves King Leopold's Soliloquy July 12, 1936 1 leaf Life on the Mississippi and the suppressed chapter Nov. 27, 1935 10 leaves The Man that Corrupted Hadleyburg April, 1933 1 leaf Mark Twain's memoranda Aug. 27, 1938 1 leaf Mark Twain's seventieth birthday [n.d.] 3 leaves "1601" Jan. 19, 1936 5 leaves Mark Twain's Sketches New and Old July 11, 1936 1 leaf The $30,000 Bequest Jan. 24, 1933 2 leaves Speeches Jan. 30, 1935 1 leaf The Stolen White Elephant April, 1933 2 leaves The Tragedy of Pudd'nhead Wilson [n.d.] 1 leaf To the Person Sitting in Darkness July 22, 1933 1 leaf A True Story [n.d.] 1 leaf What is Man? May 7, 1933 2 leaves [Will M. Clemens, Mark Twain his life and work, 1894 [n.d.] 1 leaf]
Library locations
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature
Shelf locator: Berg Coll MSS Clemens
Shelf locator: m.b. (Clemens, S. L.) Holographs
Topics
Novelists, American -- 19th century
Authors, American -- 19th century
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne, 1835-1910
Genres
Manuscripts
notes
Notes
Funding: Digitization was made possible by a lead gift from The Polonsky Foundation.
Ownership: W. T. H. Howe
Physical Description
Letters
Extent: 76 leaves
Holograph notes on books by S. L. Clemens. Many of the notes in the form of letters to W. T. H. Howe Jan. 24, 1933 - Nov. 16, 1938. [76 leaves] Letter from W. T. H. Howe to I. Lyon, February 15, 1933 (unsigned, copy?). [1 leaf]. Includes 2 photographs of SLC with Helen Keller, January 1909. Typescript copies of Lyon's notes.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b15893396
MSS Unit ID: 19174
Accession number: 310979B
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): d3da3710-f090-012f-0724-58d385a7b928
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
  • 1910: Creator Died
  • 1933: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Lyon, Isabel. Holograph notes on books by S. L. Clemens." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1933 - 1938. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e8c2a900-c254-0131-dd79-58d385a7b928

Chicago/Turabian Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. "Lyon, Isabel. Holograph notes on books by S. L. Clemens." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed November 14, 2019. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e8c2a900-c254-0131-dd79-58d385a7b928

APA Format

Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature, The New York Public Library. (1933 - 1938). Lyon, Isabel. Holograph notes on books by S. L. Clemens. Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/e8c2a900-c254-0131-dd79-58d385a7b928

Wikipedia Citation

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Lyon, Isabel. Holograph notes on books by S. L. Clemens.