Description: George Barnard Bartlett (1832-86) was a supporter of the suffrage movement and a poet. His poem “Mignonette” was published in Ralph Waldo Emerson’s Parnassus: An Anthology of Poetry, 1880. He is also the author of The Concord Guide Book and A Dream of the Centuries and Other Entertainments for Parlor and Hall. This collection has 34 original manuscripts of poems, including odes written for various public events in Deerfield, Massachusetts, and 5 pages of typed poetry.
The poems are handwritten in black ink on white paper (mostly 8” x 5”). Item #A00711.
Condition: Several have straight pins holding pages together, generally very good condition.