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MS Am 2216

Janvier, Thomas A. (Thomas Allibone), 1849-1913. Thomas A. Janvier additional papers, 1870-1912: Guide.

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Descriptive Summary

Location: b
Call No.: MS Am 2216
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Janvier, Thomas A. (Thomas Allibone), 1849-1913.
Title: Thomas A. Janvier additional papers,
Date(s): 1870-1912.
Quantity: 1 collection (2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Correspondence from various persons, compositions, and business records of American journalist Thomas Allibone Janvier.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

45M-595 and 45M-322. Gift of Dr. Cecil Kent Drinker, 64 Colbourne Crescent Brookline, Massachusetts; received: 1946 February 19.

Conditions Governing Access:

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Thomas A. Janvier Additional Papers, 1870-1912 (MS Am 2216). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Biographical / Historical

Janvier was an American journalist and author.

Scope and Contents

Correspondence of Janvier discusses topics such as publishing his papers, letters of introduction for Janvier, letters from Charles Scribner's sons, a letter from Archbishop John M. Farley concerning a newspaper article, and a United States Department of State letter of safe passage for Janvier. Collection also contains a poem that appeared in the Dublin University Magazine, Ballad of Eleanore; an article, Captain Kidd Not a Pirate by John D. Champlin, Jr.; pencil sketches; various literary manuscripts; newspaper clippings; and a recipe for pudding.

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