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MS Am 801.4

Scudder, Horace Elisha, 1838-1902. Horace Elisha Scudder correspondence, 1864-1906: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


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Descriptive Summary

Call No.: MS Am 801.4
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Scudder, Horace Elisha, 1838-1902.
Title: Horace Elisha Scudder correspondence,
Date(s): 1864-1906.
Quantity: 1 collection (29 volumes (3.5 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Letters to American editor Horace Elisha Scudder from various correspondents.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Purchased from Goodspeed's Book Shop with the Sheldon Fund and the Friends of the Library Fund; received: 1938.

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 Correspondence, 1864-1906 (MS Am 801.4). 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

Letters to Scudder from 350 different correspondents, chiefly contributors to The Atlantic Monthly and authors published by Houghton, Mifflin and Company. Also includes some drawings by John La Farge.

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