Book submission: A Sheaf of Papers

Title: A Sheaf of Papers
Author: Appleton, Thomas Gold
Publication date: Boston, Robert Brothers 1875
Library: The University of Iowa Main Library
Call number: PS1039.A5.S5 1875
Submitted by: Beth B.
Thomas Gold Appleton was born in Boston in 1812. He was known as a traveler, artist and a poet and traveled to Niagara Falls in 1842, Paris in 1840s and Europe in the 1930s. Appleton’s sister Frances married Henry Wadsworth Longfellow in 1843. After Frances’ death from catching fire in 1861, Appleton helped care for his nieces and nephews. In 1884 Appleton died of Pneumonia.

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