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MS Am 1893

Schroeder, Eric, 1904-. Eric Schroeder papers: 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 1893
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Schroeder, Eric, 1904-.
Title: Eric Schroeder papers,
Date(s): 1948-1969.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.5 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters and compositions of the American writer Eric Schroeder.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

*73M-41. Gift of Mrs. Eric Schroeder, 9 Follen Street Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138; received: 1973.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Eric Schroeder Papers (MS Am 1893). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Schroeder, an English-born author, was the Keeper of Islamic Art at the Fogg Museum at Harvard University.


Organized into the following series:

Scope and Contents

Contains letters to Schroeder from his friends Lincoln Kirstein and Ivor Armstrong Richards; and manuscripts, mostly poems, by Kirstein, Richards and others. The letters discuss writing projects as well as personal matters. Also includes ephemera relating to plays by Richards performed at Harvard with Schroeder and Richards in the cast.

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