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SERIES Identifier: MS Am 2560

IV. Images

Scope and Contents

The images in this sub-series are primarily photographs, but also include a moving-picture film, negatives, drawings, a glass negative, photomechanical prints, cartes-de-visite, cabinet photographs, clippings, and photostats.


  • 1881-1994

Language of Materials

Collection materials are mostly in English, but also include some in German, French, Spanish, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch, and other languages.

Conditions Governing Access

Restricted: unpublished T. S. Eliot material is restricted; consult curatorial staff.

The majority of this collection is not housed at the Houghton Library but is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. Retrieval requires advance notice. Readers should check with Houghton Public Services staff to determine what material is offsite and retrieval policies and times.


15 linear feet (39 boxes (including 1 portfolio box))


Organized into the following sub-series:
  1. A. TSE images
  2. B. Images by family name (people and objects)
  3. C. Images by individual name (people and objects)
  4. D. Images of buildings and locations, etc...
  5. E. Images concerning TSE's writings

Physical Location

Harvard Depository, pf, b, Vault

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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