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MS Am 1493

Lowes, John Livingston, 1867-1945. John Livingston Lowes papers,1916-1944: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Am 1493
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Lowes, John Livingston, 1867-1945.
Title: John Livingston Lowes papers
Date(s): 1916-1944
Quantity: .5 linear feet (1 box)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Papers of American literary scholar John Livingston Lowes.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

45M-162. Gift of John Wilber Lowes; received: 1945.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material. Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

John Livingston Lowes Papers,1916-1944 (MS Am 1493). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Lowes was a literary scholar and professor of English at Washington University, St. Louis (1909-1918) and at Harvard (1918-1939).


Arranged alphabetically by author.

Scope and Contents

Letters to Lowes from various correspondents, chiefly concerning his writings and other academic activities. Includes letters from Robert Bridges, Alice Brown, T. S. Eliot, Robert Frost, Amy Lowell, and Edwin Arlington Robinson.

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