Manton Marble correspondence with Henry James
Correspondence between the American novelist Henry James and the American newspaper publisher Manton Marble.
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)
Correspondence concerns daily events, James' writing, life in Cambridge, Massachusetts, and England, and their visits to each other. Also includes letters of Henry James to other members of the Marble family and a letter to Theodore Roosevelt from Manton Marble, among other items.
Biographical / Historical
Manton Marble (1834-1917) was a journalist, editor, and publisher of the New York World. James was an American novelist, short-story writer, critic, and dramatist.
Arranged alphabetically by author.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
53M-105. Purchased with the Gifford fund from Joan Evans c/o Madame Claude Carnot, 97 Bd. Malesherbes, Paris, VIIIe, France; received: 1954 January 25.
- Marble, Manton, 1834-1917. Manton Marble correspondence with Henry James, 1901-1916: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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