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Call No.: MS Am 1854.5
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Chapman, John Jay, 1862-1933.
Title: John Jay Chapman letters to Conrad Chapman,
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.3 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters from the American essayist, poet, and reformer John Jay Chapman to family member Conrad Chapman.
Chapman was an American essayist, poet, and reformer.
Arranged alphabetically by author.
Primarily letters from John Jay Chapman to his son Conrad Chapman concerning friends and relatives, Chapman's world travels, his Harvard reunions, both father's and son's writings and readings, and Chapman's criticism of others' writings. Many letters focus on John Jay Chapman's writings against New York Governor Al Smith's nomination as the first Roman Catholic candidate for United States President, along with a small amount of other correspondence.