Edward Holton James family papers and photographs
- circa 1860-1978
- James, Henry, 1843-1916 (Person)
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Collection is open for research.
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Extent5.3 linear feet (5 linear ft.)
Biographical / Historical
Edward Holton James (1873-1954) was an American socialist and the nephew of philosopher William James and novelist Henry James.
Edward Holton James archives, books, documents, portraits, letters, photographs and other personal belongings now in the possession of Rachel Brown as left by her stepmother Mary James Brown, daughter of Edward Holton James, to William Slater Brown, her husband, and thence to Rachel in 1997. Rachel Brown then donated these materials to Hughton Library in 2013.
Minimal description derived from existing records and converted to online finding aid, Betts Coup, 2020. All description and arrangement taken from a box list written by the donor, Rachel Brown.
- James, Edward Holton, 1873-. Edward Holton James family papers and photographs, circa 1860-1978 (MS Am 2902): Guide
- Houghton Library, Harvard University.
- 2018 November 16
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