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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1854.9

John Jay Chapman additional papers

Overview

Additional papers of American writer and reformer, John Jay Chapman.

Dates

  • 1804-1937

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

.5 linear feet (1 box)
Includes correspondence, land deeds, and manuscripts. Correspondents include Margaret Chanler Aldrich, Conrad Chapman, Elizabeth Winthrop Chanler Chapman, Jay Chapman, Charles Stewart Davison, and others. Many letters are condolences to Elizabeth and John Jay Chapman on the death of their son, Jay Chapman, in 1903.

Biographical / Historical

Chapman was an American essayist, poet, and reformer.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically.

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

*89M-9. Gift of Richard Stone; received: 1990.
Title
Chapman, John Jay, 1862-1933. John Jay Chapman additional papers, 1804-1937: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00307

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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