15 October 1830 – 12 August 1885
Source: Special Collections Tutt Library 1021 N. Cascade Ave. Colorado Springs, CO 80903
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Barnard College Library (correspondence and manuscripts of women including Jackson) (http://www.barnard.columbia.edu/library/)
California Historical Society (letters to Milicent Washburn Shinn) (http://www.californiahistoricalsociety.org/)
Colorado College, Colorado Springs (misc. papers) (http://www.coloradocollege.edu/index.asp)
Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library (correspondence with Robert Underwood Johnson) (http://www.columbia.edu/cu/lweb/indiv/rbml/)
Forbes Library (correspondence and drafts) (http://www.forbeslibrary.org/)
The Huntington Library (letters and 24 literary manuscripts) (http://www.huntington.org/)
Jones Library, Amherst, MA (misc. papers) (http://www.joneslibrary.org/)
Library of Congress, Manuscript Division (correspondence with Whitelaw Reid) (http://www.loc.gov/rr/mss/)
Mills College Library, Manuscript Collections (correspondence and manuscripts) (http://www.mills.edu/academics/library/special_collections/sc_coll.php)
Minnesota Historical Society, Archives and Manuscripts (correspondence with Henry Benjamin Whipple) (http://www.mnhs.org/collections/)
The New York Public Library, Manuscripts and Archives (correspondence with William Cullen Bryant, Parke Godwin, and Godwin Family; incomplete manuscript of unpublished novel “Elspeth Dynor”; clippings, primarily of book reviews from the New York Timesconcerning a biographical work on Jackson; and sales catalogs) (http://www.nypl.org)
Rutherford B. Hayes Library (correspondence with William Claflin) (http://www.rbhayes.org/library.htm)
Smith College, Sophia Smith Collection (manuscript of Elaine Goodale Eastman’s unpublished biography of Jackson) (http://www.smith.edu/libraries/ssc/)
Trinity College, Watkinson Library (letters from Charles Dudley Warner) (http://library.trincoll.edu/research/watk/)
University of California, Berkeley, The Bancroft Library, Manuscripts Division (correspondence and miscellaneous materials) (http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/LHRD/msscat.html)
University of Missouri Library, Western Historical Manuscripts Collection (correspondence of Mrs. Emma Tyler and James H. Teller referencing Jackson) (http://whmc.umsystem.edu/)
University of the Pacific, Pacific Center for Western Studies (letters to John Muir) (http://web.pacific.edu/)
Most comprehensive record of works and locations is in Helen Hunt Jackson by Ruth Odell.
Apthorp, Elaine Sargent. “Re-Visioning Creativity: Cather, Chopin, Jewett.” Legacy 9.1 (1992): 1-22.
Barrett, Faith. “Review of Mary Loeffelholz’s From School to Salon: Reading Nineteenth-Century American Women’s Poetry.” Legacy22.2 (2005): 196. [LION]
Whitaker, Rosemary. Legacy Profile: “Helen Hunt Jackson, 1830-1885.” Legacy 3.1 (1986): 56-60.