MS Am 1714
Felton family. Felton family papers, 1851-1907: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Call No.: MS Am 1714
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Title: Felton family papers
Quantity: .5 linear feet (1 box)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Papers of American classical scholar and professor, and president of Harvard College,
Cornelius Conway Felton and his family.
62M-340. Purchased with the Duplicate fund from Maxwell Hunley; received: 1962.
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Felton Family Papers, 1851-1907 (MS Am 1714). Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Cornelius Conway Felton (1807-1862) was a classical scholar and professor, then president
of Harvard College.
Organized into the following series:
- I. Correspondence
- II. Other manuscripts
Contains lectures Cornelius Felton delivered at Harvard and elsewhere, a few poems
by him, manuscripts and diaries of European trips by Felton women, probably his daughters,
some family correspondence, and a photograph.
- Series: I. Correspondence
- (1). Dana, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1881-1950. A.L.s. to [Mrs] C. C. Felton; Assisi, 17 Aug 1907. 1s. (1p.)
- Dana, Edith Longfellow. 3 A.L.s. to Una Farley:
- (2). [Cambridge] 11 Oct 1877. 1s. (4p.)
- (3). Newport, 29 Jan 1878. 1s. (4p.)
- (4). Saranac Lake, 15 Sep 1885. 1s. (4p.)
- (5). Dana, Edith Longfellow. A.L.s. to [Uncle] Tom; Petersham, 21 Aug 1876. 1s. (4p.)
- Farley, Una. 2 A.L.s. to [her mother]:
- (6). Meran, Tyrol, 18 Jan 1880. 2s. (8p.)
- (7). Munich, 14 Sep [n.d.] 4s. (16p.)
- (8). Felton, Cornelius Conway, 1807-1862. A.L. (unsigned) to H. F. Gardner; Cambridge, 20 Dec 1857. 1s. (2p.)
- Felton, Cornelius Conway, 1807-1862. 2 letters to :
- (9). A.L.s.; Cambridge, 28 Dec 1857. 1s. (4p.)
- (10). A.L. (unsigned); [n.p., n.d.] 1s. (3p.)
- Series: II. Other manuscripts
- (11-28). Felton, Cornelius Conway, 1807-1862. 18 A.MS. lectures delivered at Harvard College; 1851-1857 & n.d. 1 bundle.
- (29). Felton, Cornelius Conway, 1807-1862. [On the Arcadian deportation] A.MS.; [n.p., n.d.] 46f. (82p.)
- (30). Felton, Cornelius Conway, 1807-1862. [Address] delivered before the Massachusetts Association of Teachers in New Bedford. A.MS.; [n.p.] 23 Nov 1852. 40f. (43p.)
- (31). Felton, Cornelius Conway, 1807-1862. [Lecture delivered at the] Scientific Club. A.MS.; [n.p.] 13 Dec 1860. 22f. (28p.)
- (32). Felton, Cornelius Conway, 1807-1862. [Remarks on Mr. Webster] A.MS.; [n.p., n.d.] 10s. (12p.)
- (33-35). Felton, Cornelius Conway, 1807-1862. 3 A.MS. [n.p., n.d.] 3s. (9p.)
- (36). Felton, Cornelius Conway, 1807-1862. Miscellaneous A.MS. fragments. 1 bundle.
- (37). Felton, Eunice W. The mission Indians of the Santa Ynéz Valley. A.MS. (fragment); [n.p., n.d.] 2s. (2p.)
- (38). Felton, Julia W., 1842-1884. [Diary of trip in the Bavarian Tyrol] A.MS. (fragment); Tegern See, 3 Aug 1880. 5s. (12p.)
- (39). Felton, Julia W., 1842-1884. Florence artists. A.MS.s.; Florence, 23 Sep 1882. 1v.
- (40). Felton, Mary S. [Diary of trips to Europe] A.MS.s.; [n.p.] Oct 1885-1890. 1v.
- (41-43). Unidentified. 3 MS. fragments; [n.p., n.d.] 3 folders
- (44). Unidentified. 1 proof sheet with MS corrections.