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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 2020

Margaret Leech papers

Letters and manuscripts of American writer and historian Margaret Leech.

Dates

  • 1933-1973

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)

Contains letters to Leech, mostly of a personal nature from other writers who were her friends. Also includes a manuscript by Leech and notes for stories.

Biographical / Historical

Margaret Kernochan Leech was an American novelist, biographer, historian, and two-time Pulitzer Prize winner.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by author. Manuscripts by Margaret Leech in items (9) and (10).

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

*83M-8. Gift of Sydney Joseph Freedberg; received: 1984.
Title
Leech, Margaret, 1893-1974. Margaret Leech papers: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00374

Repository Details

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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