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Clemens, Jane Lampton 1880-1909

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Works: 36 works in 37 publications in 2 languages and 24 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Archives  Diaries 
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Mark Twain correspondence : outgoing letters by Mark Twain ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters written by, or on behalf of, Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens), during his lifetime, that is, before April 22, 1910. Also includes letters by his wife, Olivia L. Clemens, his daughters Susy, Clara, and Jane (Jean), and by his secretary Isabel V. Lyon. Recipients include: Orion Clemens, Jervis and Olivia Lewis Langdon, Samuel E. Moffett, Albert Bigelow Paine, Dorothy Quick, Henry H. Rogers, Charles L. Webster, Franklin G. Whitmore, and others
Erstes Lesebuch : leichte Erzählungen für ganz kleine artige Kinder von drei bis sechs Jahren by Ranudo Fränkel ( Book )
1 edition published in 1877 in German and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Nancy Douglas Bowditch papers by Nancy Douglas Bowditch ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The papers of painter, author, and designer Nancy Douglas Bowditch measure 3.9 linear feet and date from 1888 to 1979
ALS, Redding, Connecticut, to Jean Clemens by Mark Twain ( Book )
1 edition published in 1908 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Twain writes: " ... I think Clara has so strong a desire that this house shall be called, not, 'Innocence at Home' but 'Stormfield', that you and I will let her have her way. Stormfield is the best name anyway ... 1, it is set so high, that all the storms that come will break on it ... 2, the whole loggia-end of the house was built with money received from a magazine article entitled 'Captain Stormfield's Visit to Heaven' ..."
Samuel Clemens family collection ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mark Twain correspondence : incoming letters by Mark Twain ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letters written to Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens), to his wife, Olivia L. Clemens, or their daughters, Susy, Clara, or Jane (Jean). Includes letters by Clara Clemens, and by his secretary Isabel V. Lyon written after Twain's death, April 22, 1910. Also includes letters between parties not members of Twain's immediate family, but containing information relevant to Twain's life and work. Correspondents include: Chatto & Windus, Cyril Clemens, Jane L. Clemens, Mollie Clemens, Orion Clemens, Mary M. Fairbanks, Harper & Brothers, William Dean Howells, Jervis and Olivia Langdon, Charles J. Langdon, Pamela A. Moffett, Samuel E. Moffett, James R. Osgood, Albert Bigelow Paine, Annie M. Webster, Charles L. Webster, and others
Papers of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Samuel Langhorne Clemens ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The following individuals are represented in the collection: Clara Clemens, Jane Lampton Clemens (1880-1909), Susy Clemens (1872-1896), Mary Mason Fairbanks, Grace Elizabeth King (1852-1932), and Elizabeth Gillette Warner (1838-1915)
ALS, London, to Jean Clemens, Katonah, New York by Samuel Langhorne Clemens ( Book )
1 edition published in 1907 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clemens writes his daughter about his time in England, "I have been having a rather perfect good time since we reached England. My first greeting was a hail & a hurrah from the Stevedors on the dock, & since then I have climbed all the rounds of the ladder & shaken hands with all the grades, from stevedor up to King & Queen."
Redding, Connecticut, to Jean Clemens by Samuel Langhorne Clemens ( Book )
1 edition published in 1908 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clemens writes to Jean that he is "disappointed, distressed, & low-spirited, for that dream of yours & mine has come to nothing. That house turns out to be a poor trifling thing ..." He expresses his desire to "situate you exactly to your liking, dear child ... and I wish I could take your malady, & rid you of it for always. I wish your mother were here; she could help us
ALS, New York, to Jean Clemens by Samuel Langhorne Clemens ( Book )
1 edition published in 1907 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clemens writes his daughther telling her "I didn't fall on the ice I only said I did." He writes of Clara's success at North Adams & speaks of local events and people. "I am taking life easily & comfortably these days. I dictate only an hour or an hour & a half, mornings & am busy most of the day at lucheons, matinees & private dinners - & get to bed by eleven."
ALS, Brown's Hotel, London, to Jean Clemens by Samuel Langhorne Clemens ( Book )
1 edition published in 1907 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clemens writes his daughter ... "we sail tomorrow noon the 13th ... steamer Minnetonka ... Many people have given me messages for you & Clara ..."
ALS, Redding, Connecticut, to Jean Clemens by Mark Twain ( Book )
1 edition published in 1908 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twain writes to his daughter: "I am very glad you enjoy sailing. Sixty years ago I think I ranked it above all pleasures." He also says: "I am doing very very very very little work. I am sorry, but I can't help it--without an effort, & I have ceased from having a liking for efforts. I seem to greatly prefer cards, & billards, & reading, & smoking, & lying around in the shade. However I worked 60 years, & if I am ever going to take a holiday it is time I was at it."
ALS, New York, to Jean Clemens, Katonah, New York, c/o Dr. Sharp by Samuel Langhorne Clemens ( Book )
1 edition published in 1907 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clemens writes his daughter a chatty and amusing letter recounting events. "Wonders never cease, last week Alice Day's old tomcat Ben Hur had kittens ... I was to fall on the ice yesterday & rupture my white pants & have to stand an hour with my back to the wall at Mrs. Professor Lord's & help receive 200 women & girls."
ALS, Redding, Connecticut, to Jean Clemens by Samuel Langhorne Clemens ( )
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" ... I was gone two days to New York to the funeral [of a nephew, Sam Moffett, who had recently drowned]; the shock of the tragedy, & the blistering heat, & the heavy black clothes & the pathetic sight of the broken-hearted family, was a heavy drain upon me & struck me down; but I am getting over it now ... Be happy, dear love, & put all disturbing solicitudes away from you, & bury yourself in cheerful books & pleasant thoughts. Oh yes, Jean, dear heart, shut your eyes & your heart to the burden of life, & be happy ..."
New York, to Jean Clemens by Samuel Langhorne Clemens ( Book )
1 edition published in 1908 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clemens is very happy that Jean is pleased with her new home. He tells her not to worry about him, that he is passing his time listening to speeches and playing billiards. He says he feels that something is being kept from him, but he does not mind, " ... now after 60 years of work & struggle & worry & vexation ... am willing to know nothing, ever any more, of what Susy used to call 'the wars (woes) of life.'"
Photographs various subjects and places by Jane Lampton Clemens ( )
in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
There are many images taken at the gilder family farm in Tyringham, where the Clemens family stayed after the death of Mrs. Olivia Clemens
ALS, [New York], to Jean Clemens by Mark Twain ( Book )
1 edition published in 1908 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twain writes: " ... Do not trouble about the books I am giving to the village library. There's none that you would wish to with-hold ... I should like to tarry with you a considerable spell, but Dr. Peterson will not allow that. For your good he will restrict me to hours, not days."
ALS, [New York], to Jean Clemens by Mark Twain ( Book )
1 edition published in 1908 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Twain says: " ... I have named the house [in Redding] Innocence at Home. A good name--, & susceptible of more than one interpretation. We have started a village library up yonder, & the people have named it for me ..." [The next sentence inked out in darker ink.]
ALS, Redding, Connecticut, to Jean Clemens by Mark Twain ( Book )
1 edition published in 1909 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
" ... There was a wonderful singer performing here yesterday, & I did so want to know his name ... but Clara couldn't tell me, for she is as ignorant of birds as I am." He goes on to tell of seeing a blue-jay, commenting that the cat had seen it too. Twain says: "If he comes back with feathers in his mouth, he will be bound over for trial till you come ..."
ALS, Tuxedo Park, New York, to Jean Clemens, Katonah, New York by Samuel Langhorne Clemens ( Book )
1 edition published in 1907 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Clemens writes his daughter recounting his busy life, speaking and attending receptions. "Oxford University invites (commands) my presence June 26, to confer upon me the degree of Doctor of Letters, of course I have to receive it in person - these mighty distinctions are not conferred by mail."
 
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Alternative Names
Clemens, Jean, 1880-1909
Languages
English (33)
German (1)