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MS Am 1750-1750.2

Blackmur, R. P. (Richard P.), 1904-1965. R. P. Blackmur correspondence concerning Henry Adams, 1838-1951: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Am 1750-1750.2
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Blackmur, R. P. (Richard P.), 1904-1965.
Title: R. P. Blackmur correspondence concerning Henry Adams,
Date(s): 1838-1951.
Quantity: 1 collection (.5 linear feet (1 box)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Chiefly letters by American literary crititc R. P. Blackmur to Louisa Hooper Thoron, niece of Mrs. Henry Adams, concerning Blackmur's research and writings on Henry Adams..

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

64M-199. Gift of Mrs. Ward Thoron, 191 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, Massachusetts; received: 1965 March 31. In memory of Richard Blackmur and of his deep interest in Henry Adams.
64M-221. Gift in memory of Richard Blackmur and of his deep interest in Henry Adams of Mrs. Ward Thoron, 191 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, Massachusetts; received: 1965 May 26.
65M-194. Gift in memory of Henry Adams of Mrs. Ward Thoron , 191 Commonwealth Avenue Boston, Massachusetts; received: 1966 June.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.
Letters in MS Am 1750.2 may not be published without the permission of Ms. Ward Thoron.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

R. P. Blackmur Correspondence Concerning Henry Adams, 1838-1951 (MS Am 1750-1750.2). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Blackmur was an American literary critic.

Arrangement

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Scope and Contents

Chiefly letters by Blackmur to Louisa Hooper Thoron, niece of Mrs. Henry Adams, concerning Blackmur's research and writings on Henry Adams. Includes letters to Mrs. Thoron from others concerning his research on Adams as well as from friends and family members. Also includes two letters by Henry Adams and seven letters from Mrs. Thoron to Henry Adams.

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