- Majority of material found in 1830-1866
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
Extent3 linear feet (18 volumes and 2 metal boxes)
Biographical / Historical
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Herschel, John F. W. (John Frederick William), Sir, 1792-1871. Sir John F. W. Herschel papers: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
- EAD ID
Part of the Houghton Library Repository
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