Lilly Library Manuscript Collections

POE MSS.

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Box 1: 1811-1848
  • [Poe, Mrs. Elizabeth (Arnold) to Tazewell, Mrs. Anne Stratton N.] [1811, Sept. ?]
  • Bassett, Margaret. Autograph album. 1827, Jan. 1-1828, Mar.
  • Thomas, Calvin F. S. Receipt to Loew, A. L. 1827, Feb. 19
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Tazewell, Littleton Waller. 1836, Jul. 16
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Roberts, George. 1842, Jun. 4
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Carter, Robert. [1843] Feb. 16
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Smith, William P. 1845, Nov. (facsimile)
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Duyckinck, Evert Augustus. [1846], Jan. 30
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Isbell, George E. 1848, Feb. 29
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Helen. [1848], Mar. 2 (printed)
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Blackwell, Anna. 1848, Jun. 14 (copy)
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Osborne, Mrs. Mary. 1848, Jul. 15
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Whitman, Mrs. Sarah Helen. 1848, Sept. 15
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Whitman, Mrs. Sarah Helen. 1848, Oct. 1
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Whitman, Mrs. Sarah Helen (Power). [1848, Oct. 18]
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Whitman, Mrs. Sarah Helen (Power). 1848, Nov. 7
  • Lock of Edgar Allan Poe's hair to Whitman, Mrs. Sarah Helen (Power). [1848, Nov. 8]
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Whitman, Mrs. Sarah Helen. 1848, Nov. 14
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Whitman, Mrs. Sarah Helen (Power). [1848, Nov.] 22
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Whitman, Mrs. Sarah Helen. Contains Poe hair. 1848, Nov. 24
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Whitman, Mrs. Sarah Helen (Power). 1848, Nov. 26
  • Whitman, Mrs. Sarah Helen (Power). Document conveying property rights. 1848, Dec. 15
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Whitman, Mrs. Sarah Helen (Power). 1848, Dec. 17
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to "My own dear Mother" [Clemm, Maria]. [1848? Dec. 23]
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Crocker, Reverend Dr. [1848, Dec. 23?]
  • Botta, Mrs. Anne Charlotte (Lynch) to Pabodie, William J. [1848]
Box 2: 1849-1934
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Whitman, Mrs. Sarah Helen (Power). [1849, Jan. 21?]
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Heywood, Sarah. 1849, Mar. 1
  • Poe, Edgar Allan to Brooks, Nathan Covington. 1849, Apr. 7
  • Patterson, Edward Howard Norton to Poe, Edgar Allan. 1849, May 7 (draft of letter)
  • Clemm, Mrs. Maria (Poe) to Richmond, Mrs. Nancy Locke (Heywood). [1849, Oct. 8]
  • Griswold, Rufus Wilmot to Thompson, John R. 1849, Oct. 25
  • Griswold, Rufus Wilmot to Pabodie, William J. 1852, Jun. 8
  • Pabodie, William J. to Griswold, Rufus Wilmot. 1852, Jun 11
  • Chivers, Thomas Holley to Pabodie, William J. 1852, Jun. 21
  • Robins, Sarah Elizabeth to Rudd and Carleton. 1860, Mar. 23
  • Baudelaire, Pierre Charles to Levy, Michel. 1864, Aug. 31
  • Collyer, Robert to [?]. 1896, Mar. 5
  • McCarthy, Justin to [?]. 1896, Mar. 25
  • Leigh, Oliver to Stedman, Edmund Clarence. 1906, May 8
  • Leigh, Oliver to Stedman, Edmund Clarence. 1906, Jun. 10
  • Bewley, Sir Edmund Thomas to Green, Thomas G. H. 1907, Oct. 12
  • Hubner, Charles William. "Edgar Allan Poe." 1909, Jan.
  • Scollard, Clinton. "At the grave of Poe" (poem). 1915, May 20
  • Warner, J. to Lilly, Josiah Kirby. 1934, Jan. 4
  • Thompson, Lewis M. to Lilly, Josiah Kirby. [1934, Jun. 26]
  • McIntosh, Maria Jane to Field, Mrs. [?], Aug. 30
  • Carte de visite of Edgar Allan Poe from S. H. Whitman daguerreotype. Undated
  • Carte de visite of Sarah Helen Whitman from a portrait by J. K. Arnold. Undated
  • Miscellaneous. Undated
  • Carte de visite of Edgar Allan Poe from "Ultima Thule" daguerreotype. Undated
  • Carte de visite of Edgar Allan Poe. Undated (full-length photo)
Box 3
  • Artwork
Unboxed Materials
  • Brooch Enclosing Lock of Edgar A. Poe's Hair Sent to Annie Richmond by Maria Clemm
  • Crayon Portrait of Virginia Clemm by E. A. Poe
  • A Self Portrait in Crayon by E. A. Poe
  • Crayon Portrait of Mrs. Shelton by E. A. Poe

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