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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 2164

Josephine Preston Peabody scrapbook


Scrapbook of American poet, dramatist, and feminist Josephine Preston Peabody.


  • 1882-1899

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.


.2 linear feet (1 volume)
Scrapbook which contains letters from publishers both accepting and rejecting her poetry, lists of compositions she read by year, contents pages of journals that published her works, and biographical information.

Biographical / Historical

Peabody was an American poet, dramatist, pacifist and feminist. She was a special student at Radcliffe College (1894-1896).


Arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

45M-644. Gift of Professor Lionel S. Marks,Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts; received: 1942 June-September.
Peabody, Josephine Preston, 1874-1922. Josephine Preston Peabody scrapbook, 1882-1922: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library

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.

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