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COLLECTION Identifier: *EC75.W8324.W864w

The life of Major-General James Wolfe, extra-illustrated


Manuscripts inserted into Robert Wright, The life of Major-General James Wolfe (London: Chapman and Hall, 1864), including letters and autograph documents.


  • 1754-1769

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.


.25 linear feet (5 items inserted in 3 volumes)
Contains 5 manuscript items, spanning 1754-1769, pertaining to Major-General James Wolfe.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Volumes accessioned as 45-156, manuscripts contained within accessioned as 45M-50, 45M-51, 45M-52, 45M-53, and 45M-54. Gift of Dr. William Inglis Morse, 17 Fresh Pond Parkway, Cambridge, Massachusetts; received: 1945 October 6.

Related Materials

These volumes also have portraits, maps, and prints inserted that are not listed in this finding aid.
Wright, Robert. The life of Major-General James Wolfe, extra-illustrated: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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