Henry Adams correspondence
Correspondence of American historian and author Henry Adams.
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.
Extent1.5 linear feet (3 boxes)
Consists of 179 letters from Adams to his niece Mabel Hooper La Farge, together with some letters to her sons Bancel La Farge Jr. and Henry Adams La Farge; copies of poems by Adams; and printed and manuscript material concerning Adams and the Adams memorial by St. Gaudens in Rock Creek Cemetery, Washington, D.C.
Biographical / Historical
Adams was an American historian and author.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
51M-206. Gift of Henry A. La Farge; received: 1952.
Bequeathed by Mrs. Bancel La Farge
- Adams, Henry, 1838-1918. Henry Adams correspondence, 1890-1918: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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