All Items 1 Collection 2 Archives & Special Collections 1 Emily Dickinson Collection 1 Contributor 2 Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 1 Todd, Mabel Loomis, 1856-1932 1 Topic 3 American poetry 1 Archives 1 Women poets, American 1 Part Of 1 Emily Dickinson Collection 1 Genre 2 Poems 1 Transcriptions (documents) 1 mods.identifier 2 Franklin # 823 1 Johnson # 902 1 Transcription of Emily Dickinson's "The first day that I was a life" Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 A transcription of Emily Dickinson's poem "The first day that I was a life." The transcription is part of the collection of transcriptions of Dickinson's poems produced by Mabel Loomis Todd for publication in a volume edited by her. Most transcriptions are in Todd’s own hand; some are typed, and some were transcribed by other individuals. Notations are written in pencil on the transcript. Transcription of Emily Dickinson's "The first day that I was a life"