MS Am 1974

Peabody, John Endicott, 1853-1921, collector. John Endicott Peabody autograph album, 1816-1885: Guide.

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Last updated 2013 July 12

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
Call No.: MS Am 1974
Creator: Peabody, John Endicott, 1853-1921, collector.
Title: John Endicott Peabody autograph album,
Date(s): 1816-1885.
Quantity: 1 volume (.2 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Autograph album of 19th-century historical and literary figures compiled by John Endicott Peabody.

Acquisition Information:

51M-211F. Deposited by Mrs. Harold Peabody, 302 Berkeley St., Boston, Mass.; received: 1952 March 31; gift: 1955 February 26.

Access Restrictions:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

John Endicott Peabody Autograph Album, 1816-1885 (MS Am 1974). Houghton Library, Harvard University.


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Scope and Content

A volume collected by John Endicott Peabody, including autographs and letters of famous 19th-century men and women such as Louis Agassiz, Robert Browning, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. The number in square brackets at the end of each item indicates the page on which it is mounted. Each item has been numbered (from front to back of volume).

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