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1.5 linear feet (1 box)
The papers also include some autograph compositions by Dantas and others, biographical miscellany, and printed material.
Biographical / Historical
In addition to his government positions, Dantas wrote numerous poems, plays, and novels. One of his best known works is the play A ceia dos cardeaes published in 1902, and another is O que morreu de amor. Some of his other works include a collection of poetry, Nada, and historical works such as Pátria Portuguesa.
Júlio Dantas died in Lisbon, Portugal in 1962.
- I. Correspondence with Dantas
- II. Compositions by Dantas and others
- III. Biographical miscellany on Dantas
- IV. Printed material
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Dantas, Júlio, 1876-1962. Júlio Dantas papers, 1870-1960: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
- Cataloging funded by the Francis P. Scully and Robert G. Scully Class of 1951 Fund.
- EAD ID
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