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MS Am 1971

Adams, Brooks, 1848-1927. Brooks Adams miscellaneous papers, 1899-1907: 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 1971
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Adams, Brooks, 1848-1927.
Title: Brooks Adams miscellaneous papers,
Date(s): 1899-1907.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.5 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Correspondence of American historian Brooks Adams primarily with publishers.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Received from various sources at various times.

Conditions Governing Access:

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

Conditions Governing Use:

Images linked to the finding aid describing this collection are intended for public access and educational use. This material is owned and/or held by the Houghton Library, and is provided solely for the purpose of teaching or individual research. Any other use, including commercial reuse, mounting on other systems, or other forms of redistribution requires the permission of the curator.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Brooks Adams Miscellaneous Papers, 1899-1907 (MS Am 1971). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Adams was an American historian.


Arranged alphabetically by author.

Scope and Contents

18 letters (chiefly carbon copies or revised drafts) from Adams and 39 letters to him. Most of the letters to Adams are from publishers, including Macmillan, S. S. McClure, and George W. Jacobs Company. Includes three letters from Theodore Roosevelt.

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