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MS Am 1593

Brooks, Phillips, 1835-1893. Phillips Brooks additional papers, 1859-1892: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Am 1593
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Brooks, Phillips, 1835-1893.
Title: Phillips Brooks additional papers,
Date(s): 1859-1892.
Quantity: 1 collection (14 boxes (7 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Sermons, lectures, and letters of Episcopal clergyman Phillips Brooks.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

59M-142. Gift of Mrs Hubert A. Hawkins, 12 Shaffner Street, Worcester 5, Mass.; received: 1959 September.

Conditions Governing Access:

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

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Phillips Brooks Additional Papers, 1859-1892 (MS Am 1593). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Brooks was an Episcopal clergyman. He was rector of Trinity Church, Boston (1868-1893), and bishop of Massachusetts (1891-1893).


Organized into the following series:

Scope and Contents

Includes sermons and lectures by Brooks, as well as sermon plans and notebooks. Also contains letters to Brooks from various correspondents, including Oscar Fay Adams, Benjamin Fosdick Harding, Charles James Palmer, Leighton Parks, Charles Henry Wright Stocking, and others.

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