The Walden Woods Project’s Thoreau Institute Library is the repository for a number of important collections. For more information on these collections, click below.
The Scott and Helen Nearing Papers
The Ralph Waldo Emerson Society Collection
A well-built sentence, in the rapidity and force with which it works, may be compared to a modern corn planter, which furrows out, drops the seed, and covers it up at one movement.Journal, 5 January 1842.