Table of Contents

From the Editors · Acknowledgments
· Editorial Statement
· A Brief Biography
· A Working Bibliography
· Susan Dickinson's Obituary

· About the Evergreens
· "Foolish in her Talk of Law": An Essay on Copyright and this Website
· Search the Archives

Poems An Introduction

Ink and Typescript Copies
· Irony (or "Crushed before the Moth")
· Hyssop
· What offering have I dear Lord [can I bring Thee Lord]
· Amor
· Valentines Day
· Of June, and her belongings
· In Siege

· The Shadow of Thy Wing
· Love's Reckoning

Pencil Drafts
· Fresher than dawn...
· The robins choose to-day
· I'm waiting but she comes not

· One asked, when was the grief?
· Minstrel of the Passing Days
· There are three months of the Spring
· The days when the smiles over tears will prevail
· When death with his white fingers

Reviews, Essays, & Other Criticism · I am not suited / dear Emily
· Never mind Emily - to-morrow
· Obituary for Emily Dickinson
· Notes toward a Volume of Emily Dickinson's Writings
· Letters to Higginson
· Correspondence with William Hayes Ward
· Letter to W.C. Brownell
· Annals of the Evergreens with "What offering have I, dear Lord"
· Society at Amherst Fifty Years Ago
· Harriet Prescott's [Spofford] Early Work
· Review of "Autumn's Divine Beauty Begins"
· Review of Arthur Sherburne Hardy's Wind of Destiny
· Draft Essay on Domestic Help and Letter from Ned's Nursemaid
· "A Memory of Dr Elizabeth Blackwell" (first female doctor in the United States)
· Draft Essay on architecture

Published Stories · A Hole in Haute Society
· The Passing of Zoroaster

· The Circus Eighty Years Ago
· The Case of the Brannigans

Personal Correspondence · Correspondence with Kate Anthon
· Letter from Fanny Boltwood
· Letter from Samuel Bowles
· Letter from Augusta Chew
· Letter from Joseph K. Chickering
· Letter from Abby Cooper
· Letter to Austin Dickinson
· Letter from Abbie West Farley
· Letters from Emily Fowler Ford

· Letter to George Harris
· Letters from Bishop Huntington
· Letters from John P. McGregor
· Letters to Mr. and Mrs. Morse
· Letter to Curtis Hidden Page
· Letter to Mr. and Mrs. Dwight W. Palmer
· Card to Mabel Loomis Todd
· Correspondence with William Hayes Ward

Miscellany · Commonplace Book
· anniversary scrap
· wash bill
· WELCOME fragment
· Poem Transcriptions


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