George Sarton diaries and appointment books
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
Materials were formerly restricted until May Sarton's death (1995).
This collection is not housed at the Houghton Library but is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. Retrieval requires advance notice. Readers should check with Houghton Public Services staff to determine what material is offsite and retrieval policies and times.
Extent2 linear feet (5 boxes)
Loose sheets found in the bound volumes have been removed and arranged in a folder.
Biographical / Historical
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Sarton, George, 1884-1956. George Sarton diaries and appointment books: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
- EAD ID
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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