Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
Extent5.5 linear feet (17 boxes)
Family papers include: autograph manuscript sermons by his step-grandfather James Freeman; diaries of his daughter Lillian Freeman Clarke; a scrapbook of photographs of his daughter Cora Huidekoper Clarke; various family letters mounted in a scrapbook regarding family news and financial matters; a Timothy Fuller letter book; and other items.
Biographical / Historical
- I. Sermons of James Freeman Clarke
- II. Sermons of James Freeman
- III. Compositions and other papers of James Freeman Clarke
- IV. Scrapbooks, journals, sketchbooks, financial records and other papers of James Freeman Clarke
- V. Family papers
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This collection was formerly split into 3 call-numbers (MS Am 1569.1; MS Am 1569.2; and MS Am 1569.3). These numbers were combined in 2015 into MS Am 1569.1.
- Clarke, James Freeman, 1810-1888. James Freeman Clarke additional papers, 1717-1889: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
- EAD ID
Part of the Houghton Library Repository
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