W. H. Ireland papers
- Majority of material found within 1794-1813
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
Extent1.3 linear feet (7 volumes)
While cataloging is not always an exact science, it should be regarded as particularly imprecise with the Ireland papers. Attributions of artwork are generally provided as supplied by Ireland, and letters may not be authentic. The observations of Ireland scholar Jack Lynch have proven helpful.
Biographical / Historical
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Ireland, W. H. (William Henry), 1777-1835. W. H. Ireland papers, 1593-1824: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
- EAD ID
Part of the Houghton Library Repository
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