Descriptive Summary of the Collection

Location: Harvard Depository, b, f, pf
Call No.: MS Am 2350
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Vidal, Gore, 1925-2012.
Title: Gore Vidal papers1875-2008 (inclusive)1936-2000 (bulk)
Quantity: 367 linear feet (394 boxes, cartons, and film reels)
Quantity: Extent is approximate.Collection materials primarily in English. Also includes materials in French, German, Italian, and Spanish.
Abstract: Papers of American author, Gore Vidal (1925-2012), including literary manuscripts, photographs, political papers, legal and business records, and other material. Also includes papers of his companion, Howard Austen (1929-2003).
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