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MS Am 1965

Scudder, Horace Elisha, 1838-1902. Horace Elisha Scudder letters to various correspondents, 1865-1899: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: MS Am 1965
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Scudder, Horace Elisha, 1838-1902.
Title: Horace Elisha Scudder letters to various correspondents,
Date(s): 1865-1899.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 volume (.1 linear ft.).)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters of Horace Elisha Scudder, editor of Houghton, Mifflin and Company, and of The Atlantic Monthly concerning editorial affairs.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

50M-145 - 50M-151. Purchased with the Gifford fund, received: 1950.

Conditions Governing Access:

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

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Horace Elisha Scudder Letters to Various Correspondents, 1865-1899 (MS Am 1965). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Scudder was an editor with Houghton, Mifflin and Company and editor of The Atlantic Monthly (1890-1898).


Arranged alphabetically by author.

Scope and Contents

Consists of 29 letters by Scudder, chiefly concerning editorial affairs of the Atlantic Monthly and Houghton, Mifflin and Company. Includes 19 letters to Albert Bushnell Hart and 4 letters to Ellen Russell Emerson.

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