Huntington Library Tour
Mr. Zeidberg discussed the mission of the library, which is a private research library containing many rare original manuscripts,… read more
Mr. Zeidberg discussed the mission of the library, which is a private research library containing many rare original manuscripts, including the Gutenberg Bible, a pocket diary of Abraham Lincoln, and the first published collection of Shakespeare’s plays. close
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- David Zeidberg Director Huntington Library
Edith Wharton Manuscripts
Ms. Hodson displayed some of the Huntington Library’s collection of Edith Wharton manuscripts.
Mark Twain Manuscripts
Ms. Hodson showed and talked about some of the library’s collection of Mark Twain manuscripts.
Upton Sinclair Manuscripts
Ms. Hodson displayed a letter written by Upton Sinclair to his friend Jack London, one of the manuscripts in the…
Emerson and Thoreau Manuscripts
The curator talked about the works of Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau and showed manuscripts of some of…