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Forbes, Edith Emerson 1841-1929

Overview
Works: 11 works in 11 publications in 1 language and 11 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Personal narratives  History  Biography 
Roles: Author
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Most widely held works by Edith Emerson Forbes
J. M. Forbes and Co. estate papers by J. M. Forbes and Co( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Papers of J. M. Forbes and Co., a private investment and trust management firm, related to its management of the estates of John Murray Forbes; Sarah Swain (Hathaway) Forbes; John Malcolm Forbes, Sr.; John Malcolm Forbes, Jr.; Rose (Dabney) Forbes; Edith (Emerson) Forbes; William Hathaway Forbes; Waldo Emerson Forbes; Ralph Emerson Forbes; Sarah (Forbes) Hughes; and Paul Revere Forbes. Included are wills, codicils, inventories, appraisals, deeds, receipts, correspondence, and papers related to Nashawena, Naushon, and Pasque Islands, Mass
Edith Emerson Forbes and William Hathaway Forbes papers and additions by Edith Emerson Forbes( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Family papers of Edith (Emerson) and William Hathaway Forbes, who married in 1865. The collection contains Emerson family correspondence; Forbes family correspondence; Forbes family financial papers, papers concerning Naushon Island, Mass., miscellaneous papers, diaries of Edith Emerson, Waldo Emerson, and Edward Waldo Forbes, and other volumes (scrapbooks, memoranda books, commonplace-books); William H. Forbes correspondence and letterbooks; and a narrative related to William H. Forbes's Civil War experiences in the First and Second Regiments of the Massachusetts Volunteer Cavalry. Family correspondents include Ruth Haskins Emerson, Ellen Tucker Emerson, Ralph Waldo Emerson, John Murray Forbes, and William Cameron Forbes. Also includes items created by the Peabody family; letters written by Una Hawthorne to Edith Emerson Forbes; correspondence pertaining to the upkeep of the Hawthorne graves and the John Haskins tomb; and a commonplace-book of Emma Perkins Forbes. A separate autograph collection contains letters written by William Allingham, Helen Allingham, Lady Ashburton, Alexander Ireland, Maxfield Parrish, Anne Ritchie, John Tyndall, Sir Francis Younghusband, and Lady Helen Younghusband, among others
Ripley-Thayer( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A small collection of memoirs, reminiscences, correspondence, newspaper clippings and genealogical information concerning members of the Ripley, Thayer, Hammatt, Emerson and Simmons families. Includes two memoirs of Sophia Bradford (Ripley) Thayer by Edith Emerson Forbes and [Elizabeth Simmons], including a description of the Ripley School in Waltham (Mass.); typescript extracts from attorney and Harvard law professor James Thayer's journal and commonplace-book, including quotations from material recommended by Ralph W. Emerson; a memoir and reminiscences of Ezra Ripley Thayer and a manuscript genealogical chart for the Hammatt family
Emerson family correspondence by Emerson family( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Correspondents include Sarah Ripley Ansley, James Elliot Cabot, Charles Chauncy Emerson, Edward Bliss Emerson, Edward Waldo Emerson, Lidian (Jackson) Emerson, Mary Moody Emerson, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Mary M. Emery, Edith (Emerson) Forbes, and Charles Eliot Norton among others
Collection of misc. materials relating to Walden Pond, Concord, Mass( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

by Emerson family( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Correspondents include Sarah Ripley Ansley, James Elliot Cabot, Charles Chauncy Emerson, Edward Bliss Emerson, Edward Waldo Emerson, Lidian (Jackson) Emerson, Mary Moody Emerson, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Mary M. Emery, Edith (Emerson) Forbes, and Charles Eliot Norton among others
Ralph Waldo Emerson correspondence with Franklin Benjamin Sanborn and other letters by Ralph Waldo Emerson( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The curatorial file includes letters concerning this collection as well as typescript transcripts of some of the letters in the collection (so noted with each cataloged item). Readers should see public services staff for access to this curatorial file
 
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