Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
Extent1.25 linear feet (3 boxes)
Correspondents with T.W. Lamont include: Arthur Eugene Bestor, William Alexander Jackson, David McCord, Constance Masefield, John Masefield, Rudolph Ruzicka, and many others. Masefield manuscripts include: August 1914; The passing strange; Thoughts for later on; To the seamen; When we return thanks; A young English air-man; and others. Also includes: photographs; a watercolor on an envelope (probably by John Masefield), of Wittenham Chapel from Burcote; printed materials about Masefield; stats of woodcut portraits of Masefield signed by Tom Hutton; and a few manuscripts by others.
Biographical / Historical
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Lamont, Thomas W. (Thomas William), 1870-1948, collector. Thomas W. Lamont John Masefield collection, 1918-1947: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
- EAD ID
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