Original manuscript letter book, in the hand writing of John Howard Payne, containing copies of letters written by him from 1804 to 1819.
Original letters and manuscript of poems in the possession of Union College.
The Thespian Mirror.--A Periodical Publication, Comprising a Collection of Dramatic Biography, Theatrical Criticism, Miscellaneous Literature, Poetry, etc. By John Howard Payne. New York, Southwick & Hardcastle, 1806.
The first number of the Thespian Mirror made its appearance on December 28, 1805, the fourteenth and last on May 31, 1806. The fourteenth number has become an extreme rarity, there being but five sets known containing this number. The set in the author's possession is complete and was formerly in the library of Philip Hone, at one time Mayor of New York.
The Pastime.--A periodical issued by John Howard Payne while a student at Union College. The first number made its appearance on February 21, 1807, and the thirty-sixth and last, on June 18, 1808. The set in the possession of the author is complete.
Memoirs of the Life of George Frederick Cooke. Wm. Dunlap. New York, 1813.