This collection includes correspondence between Samuel Clemens (Mark Twain) and others, relating to the publication of an anthology of humor, possibly Mark Twain's Library of Humor (N.Y., Charles L. Webster, 1888), letters between Clemens and Joseph H. Twichell, Clemens' good friend for many years, and the copyright and title page to The Gilded Age. The Samuel Clemens correspondence is part of the Watkinson Library Hartford Residents Collection, encompassing Box 1, Folder 2-3.

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Submissions from 1978

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List of Material on Samuel Clemens in this Collection, letter from Jeffrey H. Kaimowitz to Mr. Michael Frank, December 14, 1978, Jeffrey Kaimowitz

Submissions from 1914

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Letter from Joseph H. Twichell to Frank Butler Gay, July 16, 1914, Joseph H. Twichell

Submissions from 1905

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Letter from Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain) to Joseph Twichell, April 23, 1905, Samuel L. Clemens

Submissions from 1900

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Letter from Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain) to Joseph H. Twichell, March 4, 1900, Samuel L. Clemens

Submissions from 1898

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Letter from Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain) to Joseph Twichell, December 2, 1898, Samuel L. Clemens

Submissions from 1887

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Letter from James D. Hague to Charles H. Clark, December 1887, James D. Hague

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Letter from W.D. Howells to Charles H. Clark, October 25, 1887, W.D. Howells

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Letter from Houghton, Mifflin & Co. to Charles H. Clark, September 23, 1887, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.

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Letter from Houghton, Mifflin & Co. to Charles H. Clark, September 21, 1887, Houghton, Mifflin & Co.

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Letter from Robert J. Burdette to Charles H. Clark, August 13, 1887, Robert J. Burdette

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Letter from Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain) to Charles H. Clark, August 13, 1887, Samuel L. Clemens

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Letter from Clarence King to Charles L. Webster, July 21, 1887, Clarence King

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Letter from W.D. Howells to Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain), May 13, 1887, W.D. Howells

Submissions from 1886

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Letter from Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain) to Charles H. Clark, January 3, 1886, Samuel L. Clemens

Submissions from 1885

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Letter from W.D. Howells to Samuel L. Clemens (Mark Twain), December 20, 1885, W.D. Howells

Submissions from 1873

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The Gilded Age Copyright for Mark Twain and Charles Dudley Warner, May 19, 1873, Library of Congress, Copyright Office

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The Gilded Age, printed title page, Mark Twain and Charles Dudley Warner