T. S. Eliot letters to Ruth Harding
Letters from the American poet T.S. Eliot to Ruth Harding.
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
Restricted: unpublished T.S. Eliot material is restricted; consult curatorial staff.
Extent.5 linear feet (1 box)
Consists of eleven letters from Eliot to Ruth Harding, who was a nurse or caretaker to "Miss Eliot", mainly concerning Miss Eliot's health but also announcing his marriage and thanking Mrs. Harding for her hospitality when the Eliots visited.
Biographical / Historical
Eliot was an American poet, dramatist, and critic.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
64M-207. Purchased with the Amy Lowell Fund from Mrs. Verger Harding, 329 Concord Avenue, Cambridge, Massachusetts; received: 1965 28 April.
This collection is housed in Box 4 of MS Am 1691.
- Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965. T. S. Eliot letters to Ruth Harding, 1947-1963: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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