William Howard Gardiner papers
Papers of American lawyer William Howard Gardiner.
- Gardiner, William Howard (Person)
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.
Extent.5 linear feet (1 box)
Consists of 14 letters by Gardiner, chiefly to various family members; and 40 letters to Gardiner, including 30 letters from George Ticknor relating chiefly to his work on a biography of the historian William Hickling Prescott. Gardiner was a close friend of Prescott's and executor of his estate.
Biographical / Historical
Gardiner was a lawyer in Boston, Mass.
Arranged alphabetically by author.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
55M-256. Gift of Mrs. William R. Cabot; received: 1955.
- Gardiner, William Howard, 1797-1882. William Howard Gardiner papers, 1830-1876: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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