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MS Am 1454.40

Natural History Society. Natural History Society papers, 1874-1875: Guide.

Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University


Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA

© President and Fellows of Harvard College

Descriptive Summary

Location: TRC b
Call No.: MS Am 1454.40
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Natural History Society.
Title: Natural History Society papers,
Date(s): 1874-1875.
Quantity: 1 collection (1 box (.5 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Papers of the Natural History Society, an enterprise of American president Theodore Roosevelt's youth.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

70M-59. Purchased by the Friends of the Harvard College Library; received: 1971.

Conditions Governing Access:

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

Preferred Citation for Publication:

Natural History Society Papers, 1874-1875 (MS Am 1454.40). Theodore Roosevelt Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard University.

Related Materials

This collection is part of the Harvard College Library's Theodore Roosevelt Collection. For context see: Theodore Roosevelt Collection: manuscripts--Theodore Roosevelt papers (HOLLIS: 008177696)

Biographical / Historical

Theodore Roosevelt was the twenty-sixth president of the United States.

Scope and Contents

Roosevelt was joined at the age of fifteen by cousin William Emlen Roosevelt and various friends as the Natural History Society, to record observations on natural history as preserved in this collection.

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