Celia Thaxter Papers, 1873-1893

Collection number: MS 25
Size: (18 items) (0.10 cu.ft.)

About Celia Thaxter

Celia Thaxter, 1835-1894, one of the most popular American poets of the late nineteeth century, lived on Appledore Island among the Isles of Shoals off the coast of Maine and New Hampshire.

About the Celia Thaxter Papers

Eleven holograph letters from Thaxter to friends and admirers, 2 photographs of Celia, and poems "Wilheling", "Love Shall Save Us All", "Renunciation", and "Medrake and Osprey" in manuscript hand.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions

This collection is open.

Copyright Notice

Copyright is retained by the authors of these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Celia Thaxter Papers, 1873-1893, MS 25, Milne Special Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.

Acquisitions Information

Multiple purchases, 1976-1981.


Letters & Postcards
Manuscripts & Typescripts
Photographs, Slides & Negatives