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MS Eng 1028

Evans, George, recipient. Letters sent to George Evans concerning John Leech: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

© President and Fellows of Harvard College

Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Eng 1028
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Evans, George, recipient.
Title: Letters sent to George Evans concerning John Leech,
Date(s): 1882-1888.
Quantity: 1 collection (3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters to George Evans concerning the English humorous artist John Leech.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

*80M-60. Deposited by William B. Osgood Field, Westfield Lake Mohegan, New York; received: 1944 Spring; formerly *44WM-46F.

Processing Information:

Materials formerly bound as a scrapbook. Letters removed from binding in 1982. See item (138) for original binding.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Letters Sent to George Evans Concerning John Leech (MS Eng 1028). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

John Leech was an English humorous artist.


Arranged alphabetically by author.

Scope and Contents

Consists of letters to George Evans who was engaged in writing a memoir of John Leech. The letters include reminiscences of Leech and information on locations of letters and drawings.

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