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MS Am 1216-1216.6

Janvier, Thomas A. (Thomas Allibone), 1849-1913. Thomas A. Janvier papers, 1876-1909: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Am 1216-1216.6
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Janvier, Thomas A. (Thomas Allibone), 1849-1913.
Title: Thomas A. Janvier papers,
Date(s): 1876-1909.
Quantity: 1 collection (1.5 linear feet (6 volumes and 1 box)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Papers of American journalist and author Thomas Allibone Janvier.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

46M-364 - 46M-382. Purchased with the Howe fund; received: 1947.

Conditions Governing Access:

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

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Thomas A. Janvier Papers, 1876-1909 (MS Am 1216-1216.6). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Janvier was an American journalist and author.

Scope and Contents

Includes mostly manuscripts and drafts of books and articles, with related correspondence, legal documents, drawings, and clippings. Also scrapbook, 1876-1877, of Janvier's articles; and notes, 1881-1882. Manuscripts of Janvier's writings include draft and fair copy of his novel, In the Sargasso Sea, published in 1898 and manuscript of the Aztec Treasure-House (1890), a story for children.

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