Henry Oscar Houghton Atlantic Monthly contributors' dinner book
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Extent.2 linear feet (1 volume)
Volume commemorates a dinner (Atlantic Dinner, December 15, 1874) held to honor the author-contributors to an issue of the Atlantic Monthly. Volume includes: issue of the Atlantic Monthly, vol. XXXV (Jan. 1875, no.CCVII) interleaved with letters from authors invited to the dinner, most addressed to Henry Oscar Houghton or H.O. Houghton and Company; includes manuscript list of those invited and clippings from various newspapers describing the event.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Houghton, Henry Oscar, 1823-1895. Henry Oscar Houghton Atlantic Monthly contributors' dinner book, 1874-1875: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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