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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 2139

Letters to Harold Fletcher from prominent Boston citizens

Letters from prominent Boston citizens thanking Harold Fletcher for his work restoring their paintings.


  • 1866-1903

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.


.3 linear feet (1 box)

Includes letters thanking Fletcher for his good work on paintings and are from prominent Boston citizens of the time.

Biographical / Historical

Fletcher was a Boston artisan (d.1903?) who specialized in the restoration of paintings.


Arranged by name of correspondent.

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

No accession number. Bequest of Harold Fletcher, Boston, MA; via Charles H. Taylor, Boston Globe, P.O. Box 189, Boston, Mass.; received: 1926 July 30.

Transferred from Widener Library as X 5.20 and reclassified.

Processing Information

Processed by: Bonnie B. Salt
Link to catalog
Fletcher, Harold, recipient. Letters to Harold Fletcher from prominent Boston citizens: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library

Repository Details

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