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Title
Selections by a student of Columbia College : manuscript, 1824, 1846-1848
Name/Creator
Irving, Pierre Munroe, 1803-1876, creator
Whitehead, F. Heyer.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:3228231 
Location
Networked Resource

Houghton
Language
English
Description
1 v. (62 leaves), 1 folder ; 18 cm.
Form/Genre
text

Commonplace books-United States-19th century.

Poems-United States-19th century.

print
Subject
Columbia College (Columbia University) -- Students

Category
Manuscripts and records

Individual reading

English

Commonplace books

19 century

Note
Commonplace book of poetry started by Irving in 1824, and continued by Whitehead in 1846; includes a section of Whitehead's own poetry. Accompanying folder contains undated newspaper clippings and poems (handwritten) dated 1849.

Written in the hands of Irving and F. Heyer Whitehead.

"Here end the poetical selections of Pierre Irving ... and here commences a continuation of the same by W. F. H." (f. 29v).

Bound in straight-grained, red morocco, gilt.

MS Am 889.150. Houghton Library, Harvard University.