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FONDS Identifier: BER -5

Whitall-Smith Family Papers

The collection includes writings and personal material regarding members of Mary Berenson's family.

Dates

  • 1830-1959

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access

Unrestricted.

Conditions on use

Copying: Papers may be copied in accordance with the Biblioteca Berenson's usual procedures. Copyright: The Biblioteca Berenson does not hold copyright on all the materials in the collections. Requests for permission to publish material from the collection should be directed to the Archivist. Researchers who obtain permission to publish from the Archivist are responsible for identifying and contacting the persons or organizations that hold copyright.

Extent

1.0 linear feet (1 boxes; 27 folders)

The papers consist primarily of writings and some personal material regarding members of Mary Berenson's family: her parents, Hanna Whitall and Robert Pearsall Smith and some members of the Whitall family; her brother, writer Logan Pearsall Smith; and Mary's daughter, writer and feminist, Ray Strachey. They also include an essay on anti-semitism by Adrian Stephen, and a review of a book about the family, The Transatlantic Smiths.

Arrangement

The papers are arranged by generation and chronologically.

Custodial History

These papers previously formed part of the Bernard and Mary Berenson papers.
Title
Whitall-Smith Family Papers
Status
completed
Author
Biblioteca Berenson
Date
May 2002
Description rules
dacs
EAD ID
ber00005

Repository Details

Part of the Biblioteca Berenson, Villa I Tatti - The Harvard University Center for Italian Renaissance Studies Repository

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