Henry David Thoreau, "Fall of Leaf" notes for "Autumnal Tints" | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
Scope and Contents: Manuscript headed "Copied from Aut.[umnal] Tints, Fall of Leaf," listing trees and other plants with notes and dates, mostly in 1859. AMS, 4 pp. Possibly background notes for "Autumnal Tints," published in the October 1862 Atlantic Monthly. Begins with "Hellebore 20th of June some already had turned yellow." Mounted on a single page numbered 49.