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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Thr 439

Rudyard Kipling scrapbook

Photographs and documents concerning the English author Rudyard Kipling.


  • 1899-1900

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.


.2 linear feet (1 volume)

Contains photographs, documents, and 26 issues of The friend, published in Bloemfontein, South Africa, which was edited by the war correspondents with Lord Roberts' force during the Boer War. Kipling contributed poems and war reports to the paper.

Biographical / Historical

Kipling was an English writer, born in India.


Arranged chronologically.

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

2003MT-140. Gift of Frederick R. Koch, (A.B. 1955), 825 Fifth Avenue, New York, New York 10021; received: 1984 July 17.
Kipling, Rudyard, 1865-1936, compiler. Rudyard Kipling scrapbook, 1899-1900: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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