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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1596

Mildred and Louise Kennedy autograph collection

Letters and other autograph material from various British and American literary figures.


  • 1784-1923

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.


.5 linear feet (1 box)

Letters, notes, tickets and other autograph material from various literary figures, some of it addressed to the collectors, Mildred and Louise Kennedy.

Biographical / Historical

Mildred and Louise Kennedy collected letters and other autographs of various literary figures.


Arranged alphabetically by author.

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

59M-144. Gift of Miss Mildred Kennedy,102 Beacon Street, Boston 16, Mass.; received: 1960 5 February.
Kennedy, Mildred, collector. Mildred and Louise Kennedy autograph collection, 1784-1923: 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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