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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1854.7

John Jay Chapman additional letters to Conrad Chapman


Letters from the American essayist, poet, and reformer John Jay Chapman to his son, Conrad Chapman, with other correspondence.


  • 1914-1926

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

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.3 linear feet (1 box)
Letters from John Jay Chapman to his son, Conrad Chapman, who was studying at Harvard, discussing family matters and Harvard Business School and including a poem, with other correspondence.

Biographical / Historical

Chapman was an American essayist, poet, and reformer.


Arranged alphabetically by author.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

*86M-9. Gift of Conrad Chapman, through Mr. John F. Hewett Chapman, 3828 Twenty First Street, San Francisco, California 94114; received: 1987 April.

*2005M-24. Gift of Geoffrey W. Chapman, 1227 Shaker Drive, Herndon, Virginia 20170; received: 2005November 18.
Chapman, John Jay, 1862-1933. John Jay Chapman additional letters to Conrad Chapman: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library

Repository Details

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