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