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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Eng 1149

George Cruikshank contracts and documents

Legal contracts and documents concerning his artistic, literary and personal affairs.

Dates

  • 1823-1865

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

.1 linear feet (1 volume)

Nine manuscript documents, signed, including property leases, a debt note, and contracts for the publication of articles, exhibition of an artistic work, and production of a play.

Biographical / Historical

Cruikshank was an English artist and caricaturist.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Physical Location

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

60M-174. Purchased with the C. M. and A. H. Parker funds; received: Apr. 1961.
Title
Cruikshank, George, 1792-1878. George Cruikshank contracts and documents, 1823-1865: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou01364

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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