Hugo Erichsen Papers (1860-1944)
Hugo Erichsen Papers
Erichsen, Hugo, 1860-1944
3.25 Linear Feet (6 manuscript boxes, 1 half-manuscript box)
This collection contains material related to Detroit-based German-American physician, writer, and proponent of cremation Hugo Erichsen. It includes correspondence from European and American writers. Some of the correspondence is in response to Erichsen's survey on writers' methods, which he prepared for his 1894 book "Methods of Authors"- Harriet Beecher Stowe's response is included here, among other writers.
The collection is in German and English, with some material in French.
University of Michigan Library (Special Collections Research Center)