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Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892


Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Collection of Celia Thaxter Materials

Identifier: THAXTER-1

Celia Laighton Thaxter, 1835-1894, was an American poet and prose writer. The collection contains Thaxter's letters, poems, prose fragments, an unfinished novel, scrapbooks, and first appearances in print.

Dates: 1851 - 1984

Collection of Sarah Orne Jewett Materials

Identifier: JEWETT-1

This collection includes correspondence (primarily written between 1879-1908) and manuscripts by 19th-century Maine writer Sarah Orne Jewett.

Dates: 1868 - 1986; 1868 - 1986

Additional filters:

American literature -- Women authors -- 19th century -- Correspondence 1
Gardeners -- United States 1
Isles of Shoals (Me. and N.H.) 1
Letters 1
Maine -- In literature 1

Special Collections & Archives (SC&A), located in Miller Library, is the college’s repository for historically and culturally -significant materials, including the college archives. Our fabulous materials range in date from the 12th to the 21st centuries and represent a wide range of formats. We fully support Colby’s academic program and innovative pedagogies through aspirational collection development, faculty and student engagement, teaching and exhibition.