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COLLECTION — Multiple Containers Identifier: MS Am 1995

Nathan Haskell Dole notebooks and commonplace books

Summary

Consists of 39 volumes containing annotations, verse, and other miscellanea. The notes are written in publishers' dummies, notebooks, and on the blank pages of printed books. Includes a manuscript volume of verse by Margaret Aliona Dole, Dole's daughter.

Dates

  • circa 1895-1935

Language of Materials

English

Restrictions on Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

3 linear feet (6 boxes)

Biographical / Historical

Dole was born in Chelsea, Mass. and was a Harvard graduate with the Class of 1874. Dole was an author, editor, and translator, working at various times in Boston, San Francisco and in Philadelphia.

Arrangement

Unprocessed.

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Stephen Weissman, 1981.

Processing Information

Link to catalog
Title
Dole, Nathan Haskell, 1852-1935. Nathan Haskell Dole notebooks and commonplace books, circa 1895-1935 (MS Am 1995): Guide
Status
completed
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Date
November 16, 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
EAD ID
hou04001

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

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