Detail View: Holland Collection of Literary Letters (MS 168): White, Richard Grant. ALS, 3 pages, February 9, 1874.

Title: 
White, Richard Grant. ALS, 3 pages, February 9, 1874.
Author: 
White, Richard Grant
Note: 
page 3
Description: 
White commends to Holland Granville Stanley Hall, and sends an article of his and commendations of him by three people, including Furnivall, editor in chief of "the Philological Society's great dictionary" - later the Oxford English Dictionary.
Container: 
Box 1 Folder 86
Collection title: 
Holland Collection of Literary Letters (MS 168)
Collection dates: 
1850-1880
Collection number: 
MS 168
Abstract: 
Letters written to Josiah Gilbert Holland (and a few to his staff) - written during the term of his editorship of Scribner's Monthly, of which he was co-founder, from 1870-1881, unless noted otherwise on the comment sheets.
Collector: 
Holland, J. G. (Josiah Gilbert), 1819-1881
Biography: 
Josiah Gilbert Holland (1819-1881) was a doctor turned popular 19th century novelist, poet, and lecturer. He served as editor for the "Springfield Republican" from 1849-1866. In 1870, he founded "Scribner's Monthly," the most prominent literary magazine at the time, with his friend, Roswell Smith. Some of Dr. Holland's works include "Kathrina," "Bittersweet," and "The Life of Abraham Lincoln." He died on October 12, 1881 in New York.
Subject: 
Holland, J. G. (Josiah Gilbert), 1819-1881
Collection size: 
1 box (1 linear foot)
Repository: 
University of Colorado at Boulder Libraries. Special Collections Dept.
Access restrictions: 
The collection is open for research. File 1 contains collection information that is closed to the public.
Copy restrictions: 
Limited duplication of materials allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.
Preferred citation: 
Holland Collection of Literary Letters (MS 168), University of Colorado at Boulder Libraries. Special Collections Dept.