Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
1 linear feet (2 boxes)
Correspondents include: Edward Everett; Charles William Eliot; Henry Oscar Houghton (1856- ); Nanna Wyer Houghton; Houghton family members; Henry Wadsworth Longfellow; James Parton; Edna Dean Procter; Horace Elisha Scudder; Elizabeth Stuart Phelps Ward; and many others.
Biographical / Historical
- I. Houghton family and business correspondence, ca.1813-1977
- II. Letters to Francis Stewart Kershaw of the Dept. of Asiatic Art of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Houghton, Henry Oscar, 1823-1895. Henry Oscar Houghton additional papers, 1836-1977: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
- EAD ID
Part of the Houghton Library Repository
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