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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Eng 1094

Elizabeth Aders autograph album,

Album of autographs and drawings compiled by Mrs. Charles (Elizabeth) Aders.


  • 1811-1874 and undated.

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.

Conditions Governing Use

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1 collection (1 v. (.16 linear ft.))

Includes letters from Samuel Taylor Coleridge to Elizabeth Aders as well as autograph manuscripts by Samuel Taylor Coleridge, Charles Lamb, and William Wordsworth. Also includes drawings by William Derby, George Henry Harlow, John Prescott Knight, and Thomas Landseer, among others.

Biographical / Historical

Elizabeth and Charles Aders were friends of Samuel Coleridge.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

58M-116. Purchased with the Amy Lowell fund; received: 1958 January.
Aders, Elizabeth, compiler. Elizabeth Aders autograph album, 1811-1874: 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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