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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 2244

T. S. Eliot correspondence

Overview

Primarily letters of American poet and dramatist T. S. Eliot to Eleanor Holmes Hinkley, Susan Stearns Hinkley, and Barbara Hinkley Welch Wolcott.

Dates

  • 1910-1970

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

Restricted: permission of the Eliot Estate required for access to unpublished T.S. Eliot material.

Extent

.5 linear feet (1 box)
Chiefly letters from T.S. Eliot to Eleanor Holmes Hinkley, Susan Stearns Hinkley, and Barbara Hinkley Welch Wolcott. Also includes Valerie Eliot's letters to Eleanor Holmes Hinkley, letters from others to T.S. Eliot, and a few third-party letters.

Biographical / Historical

Eliot was a poet, dramatist, and critic.

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically by correspondent.

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

70M-61. Deposited by Barbara Welch Sturtevant (Mrs. Theodore C. Sturtevant), 101 Indian Av., Middletown RI 02840; received: 1971 March; gift: 1997 July 15.
Title
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965. T. S. Eliot correspondence, 1910-1970: Guide.
Status
completed
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou01514

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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