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COLLECTION — Box: 1 Identifier: 2006MT-225

Sol Smith Russell papers

Summary

Consists of a folder of correspondence, some with father-in-law William T. Adams and other family members, 1875-1905; monologues, plays, and songs in manuscript and printed form; a contract, 1878; 2 financial accounts, 1876 and 1884; William T. Adams passport, 1865; and other papers.

Dates

  • 1865-1905

Language of Materials

English

In English.

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

.3 linear feet (1 box)

Arrangement

Unprocessed.

Copy and Version Identification

Identifying markings--Microfilm: Sol Smith Russell promptbook for Sheridan's The Rivals only; at end of reel with Jefferson-Drew-Barrymore promptbook of The rivals.

Processing Information

Processing Information Minimal description derived from existing records and converted to online finding aid, Betts Coup, 2020.
Link to catalog
Title
Russell, Sol Smith, 1848-1902. Sol Smith Russell papers, 1865-1905 (2006MT-225): Guide
Status
completed
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Date
2018 November 16
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
EAD ID
hou04312

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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