TITLE

Mr. Emerson's Tombstone

AUTHOR(S)
McClay, Wilfred M.
PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;May1998, Issue 83, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses the tombstone of writer Ralph Waldo Emerson at Sleepy Hollow Cemetery on Authors Ridge in Concord, Massachusetts. Description of his tombstone; Effects of the Protestant tradition upon early America; Representation of the tombstones of the wife and daughter of Emerson.
ACCESSION #
17778802

 

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