letters from dickinson to the jenkins family

Thomas Johnson's Note on Letter 718

MANUSCRIPT: Squires. Pencil. Addressed on fold: Sallie and Mattie -

PUBLICATION: L (1894) 370; LL 280; FN 57-58; L (1931) 361.

Mrs. Grant Squires (Sally Jenkins) presented an envelope to HCL addressed: "Did" and Mattie. She thought it had contained this note. She wrote on the verso of the envelope (and it not contains the card): "Emily Dickinson's calling card - used when she called on Mrs. Adams Allen in Amherst - and given me by Adele Allen -"

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