Borneman, Henry S. Papers, 1840-1926 | Illinois History and Lincoln Collections
Title: Borneman, Henry S. Papers, 1840-1926
Collection identifier: 811
Extent: 1.0 microfilm reel
Predominant Dates: 1840-1849, 1891-1926
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Henry Borneman collected these 24 letters, typescripts, and clippings relating to Brook Farm and Fourierism. Many of the letters are to John S. Dwight. Also included is "Reminiscences of Brook Farm and its Founder: A Lecture Read at Waltham, Monday, March 26, 1900," written by Frank B. Sanborn of Concord, Mass., and published in American Transcendental Quarterly, 26 (Spring 1975).
The items in this collection were microfilmed in 1942 for Arthur E. Bestor, Jr., who gave them to the Survey in 1951.