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MS Eng 992-992.8

Evelyn, John, 1620-1706. John Evelyn papers, 1650-1704: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: MS Eng 992-992.8
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Evelyn, John, 1620-1706.
Title: John Evelyn papers,
Date(s): 1650-1704.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 linear foot (9 volumes)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Manuscripts and letters of English diarist, John Evelyn.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Various accession numbers. Gift of Carleton R. Richmond, 1955-1965. See items for full accession information.

Conditions Governing Access:

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

Preferred Citation for Publication:

John Evelyn Papers, 1650-1704 (MS Eng 992-992.8). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Evelyn was an English diarist.


Arranged in call number order.

Scope and Contents

Contains manuscripts of Evelyn's writings, commonplace book, letters to others, and personal accounts and documents.

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