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SUB-SERIES Identifier: MS Am 2350

A. Images of Gore Vidal

Scope and Contents

Contains images of Gore Vidal alone. The vast majority of these images are formal portraits and a few drawings.


  • 1850-2010
  • Majority of material found within 1936-2008

Language of Materials

Collection materials primarily in English. Also includes materials in French, German, Italian, and Spanish.

Conditions Governing Access

Most of this collection is open for research.
A portion of this collection 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.
A portion of this collection is restricted for legal or university policy reasons. Item 3357: available 2032 January 1. Item 3373: available 2034 January 1. Some items were formerly restricted, see below for details.


421.9 linear feet (463 boxes, cartons, and film reels)
332.713 Gigabytes (9 floppy disks, 26 CDs, and 37 DVDs)


This sub-series is arranged by genre and subject and then by date.

Physical Location

Harvard Depository, b, f, pf

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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