Summary Information

Repository
George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011
Creator
Wineapple, Brenda
Title
Nathaniel Hawthorne research files
ID
M306
Date
2000
Extent
3.0 linear feet
Language
Abstract
Research files, chiefly copies of publications and primary sources, with occasional annotations, compiled by Brenda Wineapple.

Preferred Citation

Research files for "Hawthorne: A Life," George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine


Biographical/Historical Note

Brenda Wineapple is the author of Hawthorne: A Life (2003), as well as numerous other literary biographies. Her essays, articles, and reviews have appeared in many publications, among them  The American scholar,  The New York times Book Review,  Parnassus, and  The Nation. She lives in New York City.


Scope and Content

Research files, chiefly copies of publications and primary sources, with occasional annotations, compiled by Brenda Wineapple in preparation for writing "Hawthorne: A Life" (Knopf, 2003). Wineapple's file order is retained.


Administrative Information

Publication Information

 George J. Mitchell Department of Special Collections & Archives, Bowdoin College Library, Brunswick, Maine 04011

3000 College Station
Brunswick, Maine, 04011
(207) 725-3288
scaref@bowdoin.edu

Access Restrictions:

No restrictions.


Collection Inventory

Box Folder
1 1

Early Hawthornes 

    1 2

    Rose 

      1 3

      Hawthorne's Reading 

        1 4

        Elizabeth Peabody, general 

          1 5

          EPP [Elizabeth Palmer Peabody], correspondence 

            1 6

            Mother and father 

              1 7

              NHS [Nathaniel Hawthorne Society], relatives 

                1 8

                Family, general 

                  1 9

                  Rose, correspondence 

                    1 10

                    Una, general 

                      1 11

                      Una, Rose, Rosary Hill 

                        1 12

                        Family letters 

                          1 13

                          Boyhood 

                            1 14

                            Silhouette 

                              1 15

                              Ebe 

                                1 16

                                1813 - ch.2 

                                  1 17

                                  Julian, correspondence 

                                    1 18

                                    Julian 

                                      1 19

                                      Julian, Rose, trial 

                                        1 20

                                        EPP, Concord 

                                          1 21

                                          Bancroft, Rose, Stanford 

                                            1 22

                                            Una, correspondence 

                                              1 23

                                              Sophia, includes death 

                                                1 24

                                                Hawthorne's first diary 

                                                  1 25

                                                  Bowdoin 

                                                    1 26

                                                    Journal, 1832 

                                                      1 27

                                                      Personality 

                                                        1 28

                                                        Hawthorne - slavery, Larry Reynolds 

                                                          1 29

                                                          Hawthorne, politics 

                                                            1 30

                                                            Social history 1804 and forward (random) 

                                                              1 31

                                                              1800-1821 (college not included) 

                                                                1 32

                                                                Use for early SAP 

                                                                  1 33

                                                                  1837-1838 

                                                                    1 34

                                                                    1839 

                                                                      1 35

                                                                      1838-39-40-41 

                                                                        1 36

                                                                        Marriage 

                                                                          1 37

                                                                          1842 

                                                                            1 38

                                                                            1843 

                                                                              1 39

                                                                              1844-45-46 

                                                                                1 40

                                                                                1847 

                                                                                  1 41

                                                                                  1848 

                                                                                    1 42

                                                                                    1849 

                                                                                      1 43

                                                                                      1850 

                                                                                        1 44

                                                                                        Custom House, National Archives 

                                                                                          1 45

                                                                                          1851 

                                                                                            1 46

                                                                                            SH [Sophie Hawthorne's] American Notebooks 

                                                                                              1 47

                                                                                              1852 

                                                                                                1 48

                                                                                                Sophia journal, 1853 

                                                                                                  1 49

                                                                                                  1854 

                                                                                                    1 50

                                                                                                    1855 

                                                                                                      1 51

                                                                                                      1857 

                                                                                                        1 52

                                                                                                        1859 

                                                                                                          1 53

                                                                                                          1860 

                                                                                                            1 54

                                                                                                            1861 - Berkley, Bancroft library 

                                                                                                              1 55

                                                                                                              1861 

                                                                                                                1 56

                                                                                                                Sophia diary, 1862 

                                                                                                                  1 57

                                                                                                                  1863 

                                                                                                                    1 58

                                                                                                                    Sophia journal, 1858, Bancroft 

                                                                                                                      1 59

                                                                                                                      1864 

                                                                                                                        1 60

                                                                                                                        Hawthorne's death 

                                                                                                                          1 61

                                                                                                                          Hawthorne's death - obits 

                                                                                                                            2 1

                                                                                                                            Contemporary bios by contemporaries 

                                                                                                                              2 2

                                                                                                                              Transcendentalists (conference papers-some) 

                                                                                                                                2 3

                                                                                                                                1867 SH [Sophia Hawthorne] to JTF [James T. Fields] 

                                                                                                                                  2 4

                                                                                                                                  Post-death 

                                                                                                                                    2 5

                                                                                                                                    Neoclassicism 

                                                                                                                                      2 6

                                                                                                                                      Politics 

                                                                                                                                        2 7

                                                                                                                                        Rome 

                                                                                                                                          2 8

                                                                                                                                          Slavery 

                                                                                                                                            2 9

                                                                                                                                            The "Dial," New England transcendentalists 

                                                                                                                                              2 10

                                                                                                                                              Hawthorne, Carroll Wilson 

                                                                                                                                                2 11

                                                                                                                                                Salem-old 

                                                                                                                                                  2 12

                                                                                                                                                  Sophia, correspondence 

                                                                                                                                                    2 13

                                                                                                                                                    Mrs. P., mother of SAH 

                                                                                                                                                      2 14

                                                                                                                                                      Miscellaneous, correspondence 

                                                                                                                                                        2 15

                                                                                                                                                        Miscellaneous people 

                                                                                                                                                          2 16

                                                                                                                                                          Allston 

                                                                                                                                                            2 17

                                                                                                                                                            "Atlantic" (1862 prospectus) 

                                                                                                                                                              2 18

                                                                                                                                                              Bacon, Delia 

                                                                                                                                                                2 19

                                                                                                                                                                Bennoch correspondence, Henry Arthur Bright 

                                                                                                                                                                  2 20

                                                                                                                                                                  Bridge 

                                                                                                                                                                    2 21

                                                                                                                                                                    Brook Farm - suit 

                                                                                                                                                                      2 22

                                                                                                                                                                      Brook Farm 

                                                                                                                                                                        2 23

                                                                                                                                                                        Browning 

                                                                                                                                                                          2 24

                                                                                                                                                                          Cilley - Hawthorne's duel papers 

                                                                                                                                                                            2 25

                                                                                                                                                                            Conolly 

                                                                                                                                                                              2 26

                                                                                                                                                                              Clarke, Sarah 

                                                                                                                                                                                2 27

                                                                                                                                                                                Dall 

                                                                                                                                                                                  2 28

                                                                                                                                                                                  "Democratic Review" 

                                                                                                                                                                                    2 29

                                                                                                                                                                                    Duyckinck 

                                                                                                                                                                                      2 30

                                                                                                                                                                                      Emerson 

                                                                                                                                                                                        2 31

                                                                                                                                                                                        Fessenden 

                                                                                                                                                                                          2 32

                                                                                                                                                                                          Fields 

                                                                                                                                                                                            2 33

                                                                                                                                                                                            Fuller 

                                                                                                                                                                                              2 34

                                                                                                                                                                                              Goodrich, Samuel 

                                                                                                                                                                                                2 35

                                                                                                                                                                                                Hoar, Elizabeth 

                                                                                                                                                                                                  2 36

                                                                                                                                                                                                  Homeopathy: Holmes and Wesselhoeft 

                                                                                                                                                                                                    2 37

                                                                                                                                                                                                    Hosmer, Harriet 

                                                                                                                                                                                                      2 38

                                                                                                                                                                                                      Lathrop 

                                                                                                                                                                                                        2 39

                                                                                                                                                                                                        Lathrop, correspondence 

                                                                                                                                                                                                          2 40

                                                                                                                                                                                                          Lathrop: Biographical sketch 

                                                                                                                                                                                                            3 1

                                                                                                                                                                                                            Lazarus, Emma 

                                                                                                                                                                                                              3 2

                                                                                                                                                                                                              Mann, Mary - correspondence 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                3 3

                                                                                                                                                                                                                Mann, Mary and Horace 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  3 4

                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Melville 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    3 5

                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Melville 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      3 6

                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Mitchell, Maria 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        3 7

                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Mitford, Mary R. 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          3 8

                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Newcomb, Charles - Journals 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            3 9

                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Pike - contemporary memoirs 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              3 10

                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Powers, Hiram 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                3 11

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Rantoul, Robert 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  3 12

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Sparks 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    3 13

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Stebbins, Emma 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      3 14

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Tappan, Caroline Sturgis - correspondence 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        3 15

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Upham