William James letters to his son Henry James and others
Conditions Governing Access
Extent.2 linear feet (1 volume and 4 folders)
Inserted at the end of the scrapbook are a series of typescript transcripts of William James letters, apparently intended for publication in a book of his letters to children. One of these transcripts is directed to brother Henry James the novelist, item (91); and the other 23 are addressed to William James's daughter Margaret Mary James Porter, 1895-1910, item (92).
Biographical / Historical
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- James, William, 1842-1910. William James letters to his son Henry James and others, 1882-1910: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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