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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1594.2

Phillips Brooks correspondence and compositions,

Correspondence and compositions of the American clergyman Phillips Brooks.

Dates

  • 1831-1901 and undated.

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Extent

1 collection (2 boxes (1 linear ft.))

Consists of correspondence, compositions, drafts of sermons and photographs of Phillips Brooks.

Biographical / Historical

Brooks was an Episcopal clergyman. He was rector of Trinity Church, Boston (1868-1893) and bishop of Massachusetts (1891-1893).

Arrangement

Organized into the following series:
  1. I. Letters from Phillips Brooks
  2. II. Letters to Phillips Brooks
  3. III. Other correspondence
  4. IV. Compositions

Physical Location

b

Immediate Source of Acquisition

70M-63. Gift of Mrs. Raymond W. Albright,43 Linnaean Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts; received: 1971 March 30.
Title
Brooks, Phillips, 1835-1893. Phillips Brooks correspondence and compositions, 1831-1901: Guide.
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
EAD ID
hou01520

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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