[OASIS] Harvard University Library
OASIS: Online Archival Search Information System
http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.Hough:hou00609View HOLLIS Record   Frames Version
Questions or Comments   Copyright Statement

On July 16, 2018, OASIS will retire. It will be replaced by HOLLIS for Archival Discovery. Please explore.
MS Am 1930

Winsor, Justin, 1831-1897, compiler. Justin Winsor scrapbook: 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 Am 1930
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Winsor, Justin, 1831-1897, compiler.
Title: Justin Winsor scrapbook,
Date(s): 1695-1884.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.5 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Scrapbook compiled by Librarian Justin Winsor.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

*75M-108. Transferred from Widener Library; received: 1894 2 Mar.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Justin Winsor Scrapbook (MS Am 1930). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Winsor was librarian of Harvard University from 1877 to his death.

Scope and Contents

Scrapbook volume, presumably compiled by Winsor, containing letters to Winsor, an indenture, a signed confession, and other manuscript documents as well as printed ephemera such as tickets, programs, and newspaper clippings along with other items. An inscription in the volume says that these are items received at the library, 1878-1893.
N.B. Items 1-5 were removed from item 6

Container List