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MS Am 2067

Badger, Richard G. Richard G. Badger papers, 1917-1932: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: Harvard Depository
Call No.: MS Am 2067
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Badger, Richard G.
Title: Richard G. Badger papers,
Date(s): 1917-1932.
Quantity: 1 collection (14 linear feet (42 boxes)
Language of materials: Collection materials in English.
Abstract: Correspondence of Richard G. Badger, proprietor of the Gorham Press, and his assistant Ruth Hill.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

93M-138. Purchased with funds from the Amy Lowell fund, 1994.

Processing Information:

Processed by: J.F. Coakley

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.
This collection is not housed at the Houghton Library but is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. Retrieval requires advance notice. Readers should check with Houghton Public Services staff to determine retrieval policies and times.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Richard G. Badger Papers, 1917-1932 (MS Am 2067). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

The Gorham Press, at this time located at 100 Charles St., Boston, published books at their authors' expense. The Gorham Press incorporated the business of Harold Vinal of New York in 1929. Richard G. Badger's assistant, Ruth Hill, was named editor of Poet Lore magazine, which Badger also published.

Arrangement

Arranged into the following nine series:

Scope and Contents

Correspondence of Richard G. Badger and his assistant Ruth Hill. The latter was the named editor of Poet Lore magazine, which Badger also published. Also contains some financial records.

General

This collection is shelved offsite at the Harvard Depository. See access restrictions below for additional information.

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