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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1728

Theodore Spencer compositions

Compositions of the American essayist and short story writer Theodore Spencer.


  • 1924-1948

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.


1 linear feet (2 boxes)

Essays, short stories, and plays by Theodore Spencer, together with two poems by William Ellery Sedgwick and Spencer's correspondence with publishers.

Biographical / Historical

Theodore Spencer was an American poet, essayist, playwright, and short story writer.


Organized into the following series:
  1. I. Essays, short stories, and plays
  2. II. Works by other people
  3. III. Letters

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

62M-348. Gift of Professor Theodore Spencer; received: ca. 1949.
Spencer, Theodore, 1902-1949. Theodore Spencer compositions, 1924-1948: 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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