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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1854.8

John Jay Chapman additional papers

Correspondence and compositions of American writer and reformer John Jay Chapman.

Dates

  • 1888-1959

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

1.2 linear feet (3 boxes and 1 volume)

Includes clippings, correspondence, holograph manuscripts by Chapman and others, materials relating to Chapman's 1912 Coatesville speech, notebooks, photographs, printed materials by and about Chapman, and a scrapbook. Correspondents include: Nicholas Murray Butler, Elizabeth Winthrop Chanler Chapman, Oswald Garrison Villard, Sarah Wyman Whitman, and others.

Biographical / Historical

Chapman was an American essayist, poet, and reformer.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by correspondent.

Physical Location

MS, b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

87M-33. Gift of John Winthrop Aldrich; received: 1987.

Processing Information

Processed by: Bonnie B. Salt.
Link to catalog
Title
Chapman, John Jay, 1862-1933. John Jay Chapman additional papers, 1888-1959: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00318

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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