John Jay Chapman additional papers
Correspondence and compositions of American writer and reformer John Jay Chapman.
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.
Extent1.2 linear feet (4 boxes)
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.
Arranged alphabetically by correspondent.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
87M-33. Gift of John Winthrop Aldrich; received: 1987.
One box of books and three printed items transferred to Rare Books within Houghton Library.
Processed by: Bonnie B. Salt.
- Chapman, John Jay, 1862-1933. John Jay Chapman additional papers, 1888-1959: Guide.
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