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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Fr 231

Charles Marie Georges Garnier papers


Correspondence of French educator and professor Charles Marie Georges Garnier with friends and associates in Europe and the U.S. concerning literary and social matters.


  • Creation: 189-1953

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There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.


1.5 linear feet (3 boxes)

Contains letters written to Garnier from friends and associates in Europe and the U.S. concerning literary and social matters; other correspondence, including a few letters written by Garnier; miscellaneous compositions and notes written by Garnier and others; and clippings.

Biographical / Historical

Garnier was a French educator and teacher of English literature.


Organized into the following series:

  1. I. Letters to Charles Garnier
  2. II. Other correspondence
  3. III. Miscellaneous compositions

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

*64M-101. Gift from Carlton Lake in memory of William Alexander Jackson86 Washington Ave., Cambridge Massachusetts 02140; received: 1964 November.

Garnier, Charles Marie Georges, 1869-. Charles Marie Georges Garnier papers: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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