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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1594.2

Phillips Brooks correspondence and compositions

Correspondence and compositions of the American clergyman Phillips Brooks.


  • 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.


1 linear feet (2 boxes)

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).


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


Immediate Source of Acquisition

70M-63. Gift of Mrs. Raymond W. Albright,43 Linnaean Street, Cambridge, Massachusetts; received: 1971 March 30.
Brooks, Phillips, 1835-1893. Phillips Brooks correspondence and compositions, 1831-1901: 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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