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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 187

Evert Jansen Wendell collection of literary manuscripts

Overview

Literary manuscripts authored mostly by 19th and 20th century American writers collected by Harvard graduate Evert Jansen Wendell.

Dates

  • 1852-1889 and undated

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

1 linear feet (2 boxes)
Compositions authored mostly by 19th and 20th century American writers, including Jane Andrews and John Herbert A. Bone; most are undated.

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Bequest of Evert Jansen Wendell,'82; received: 1918.
Title
Wendell, Evert Jansen, 1860-1917, collector. Evert Jansen Wendell collection of literary manuscripts: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou00663

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.

Contact:
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Harvard University
Cambridge MA 02138 USA
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