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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Here are entered general works on persons who have changed their religious affiliation or adopted a new religious affiliation. Works on converts to specific religions are entered under headings of the type Buddhist converts; Christian converts; etc. Works emphasizing the religion from which conversion takes place are entered under headings of the type Muslim converts from Bahai Faith; Muslim converts from Christianity; Christian converts from Hinduism; etc.

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Mary Botham Howitt and William Howitt papers

Call Number: MS Eng. 328
Scope and Contents This collection consists of personal and professional correspondence from English poet Mary Botham Howitt (1799-1888) and her husband, English writer William Howitt (1792-1879), between 1823-1888. Of interest is a letter by Mary Botham Howitt discussing her translations of Fredrika Bremer’s articles pubished in a Stockholm newspaper and a letter by William Howitt discussing his interest in the Aurora Borealis. The collection also contains several manuscript fragments of poems, in both Mary and...
Dates: 1823 - 1888