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COLLECTION Identifier: 77-M24

Papers of Sarah Phelps Stokes Halkett, 1916-1940


Photographs, manuscripts, drawings, etc., of Sarah Phelps Stokes Halkett, author and illustrator.


  • 1916-1940

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Sarah Phelps Stokes Halkett is held by the President and Fellows of Harvard College for the Schlesinger Library. Copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns.

Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.


.42 linear feet (1 file box)
The collection consists of photographs, manuscripts of Sarah Phelps Stokes Halkett's published works, drawings, reviews and musical scores.


Sarah Phelps Stokes Halkett, author and illustrator, published several books of rhymes for children and wrote lyrics for songs and carols.

Physical Location

Collection stored off site: researchers must request access 36 hours before use.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession number: 77-M24

This collection was given to the Schlesinger Library by Mr. and Mrs. John Davis Hatch on February 16, 1977.

Processing Information

Preliminary inventory: October 1980

By: Jane Knowles
Link to catalog
Halkett, Sarah Phelps Stokes. Papers of Sarah Phelps Stokes Halkett, 1916-1940: A Finding Aid
Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America

Repository Details

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