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MS Am 1248.4

Parton, James, 1822-1891. Parton family papers: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Am 1248.4
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Parton, James, 1822-1891.
Title: Parton family papers,
Date(s): 1835-1966 .
Quantity: 1 collection (9 boxes (4.5 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Correspondence, compositions, and photographs of James Parton and Parton family members.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

*75M-36. Gift of Mr. James Parton, 12 Beekman Place New York, New York 10022; received: 1974 January.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Parton Family Papers (MS Am 1248.4). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Parton was an American author and biographer.


Organized into the following series:

Scope and Contents

Correspondence of James Parton primarily with Florence Adams Bannard, Milton Emblick Flower, and Ethel Thomas Parton. Also includes correspondence and photographs of Parton family members as well as compositions by Ethel Thompson Parton.

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