MS Eng 1331.5
Haydon family. Haydon family papers: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA
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Call No.: MS Eng 1331.5
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Haydon family.
Title: Haydon family papers,
Quantity: 1 collection (1 volume (.16 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Primarily drawings by Lina Frederica Marie Haydon and printed genealogical information
concerning the family of the English painter and writer Benjamin Robert Haydon.
*81M-12. Gift of W. Thomas Taylor, Postal Box 5343, Austin, Texas, 78763; received: 1981 October 8.
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Haydon Family Papers (MS Eng 1331.5). Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Benjamin Robert Haydon was an English painter and writer.
Includes 6 pencil drawings by Lina Frederica Marie Mordwinoff Haydon, an ink drawing
of the Haydon coat of arms by an unidentified artist, a watercolor of the tomb of
Gideon Haydon, and printed genealogical information on the Haydon family, including
a printed copy of The Heydons in England and America, among other items.
- (1). Haydon, Benjamin Robert, 1786-1846. A.L.s. to T Garrick; London, 15 Jun 1841. 1s.(2p.)
- (2). Haydon, Frederick Wordsworth, 1827-1886. Preface [to the "Memoir" in Benjamin Robert Haydon: Correspondence and table-talk (London, 1876)]. Galley proofs with A.MS. corrections and revisions;[London] 14 Oct 1875. 8f.(8p.)
Addressed to Harriet Cobley (Haydon) Haviland.
- (3). Haydon, Lina Frederica Marie Mordwinoff. [Drawings]. 6 drawings in pencil, signed; [n.p.] 1886-1887. 6s.(6p.)
- (4). Haydon family. [Miscellaneous MS. material concerning Haydon genealogy]; [n.p.] 1888 & [n.d.]. 8s.(13p.)
Inculdes an ink drawing of the Haydon coat of arms, and a watercolor drawing of the
tomb of Gideon Haydon.
- (5). Haydon family. [Miscellaneous printed matter concerning the Haydon family]. Includes a copy of William B. Hayden, The Heydons in England and America (London, 1877).
Also includes newspaper clippings concerning Benjamin Robert Haydon.