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William Wetmore Story Papers, 1846-1894

Title
William Wetmore Story Papers, 1846-1894
ID
Mss. 83s St7
Extent
0.02 Cubic Feet
Scope and Contents

Letters and poetry of the American sculptor, essayist, and poet, William Wetmore Story. Includes an 1846 poem entitled, "Plea for Peace,"; an 1851 reply to a request for an autograph of his father, Justice Joseph Story (1779-1845); and an 1894 letter giving his opinion on a book and enclosing the clipping of his poem, "In the Rain."

4 items.

Creators
Story, William Wetmore (1819-1895)
Subjects
Poetry, Modern--19th century
Poets, American--19th century
Sculptors, American--19th century
Genres
Correspondence
Manuscripts (document genre)
Poems
Languages
English

Detailed Description

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Administrative Information

Acquired
02/01/1983.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Before publishing quotations or excerpts from any materials, permission must be obtained from the Manuscripts and Rare Books Librarian, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Acquisition Note
 Source: Cesi Kellinger.
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Preferred Citation
William Wetmore Story Papers, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Papers
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