Henry James letters to Mary Cadwalader Jones
Letters from American writer Henry James to his friend Mary Cadwalader Jones.
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
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Extent.3 linear feet (1 volume)
Contains letters from Henry James to Mary Cadwalader Jones. Also includes letters from Henry James to Beatrix Farrand (Jones' daughter) and to Whitridge, probably the American lawyer Frederick Wallingford Whitridge.
Biographical / Historical
James was an American novelist, short story writer, critic and dramatist. Jones was the wife of Edith Wharton's brother, a socialite, and one of James' intimate friends.
Arranged alphabetically by correspondent.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
*70M-49. Gift of Amy Magdalene Garlandthrough Mr. Robert W. Patterson; received: 1971.
As part of a conscious and inclusive re-description effort, titles were updated to include a woman's first name when identified. Amy Magdalene Garland previously identified as Mrs. Lewis Garland.
- James, Henry, 1843-1916. Henry James letters to Mary Cadwalader Jones: Guide.
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