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Colgate University literary letters collection, M3001

 Collection
Identifier: M3001

Scope and Contents

The Literary letters collection includes letters from numerous literary figures, particularly Samuel Taylor Coleridge (4), T. S. Eliot (8), Henry James (7), Arthur Morrison (24), Anne Sexton (6), LB. Singer (11), Oscar Wilde (2), William Wordsworth (2), and William Butler Yeats (18).

Dates

  • Creation: 1779-1985

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Extent

1 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Lewis M. Hall '51 donated the following letters:

  • Albert P. Ryder. ALS, November 7, 1902. 3 pp. To Mr. Ludwig.
  • Albert P. Ryder. ALS, February 23, 1906. 7 pp. To Mrs. Wycoff.
  • Albert P. Ryder. ALS, August 19, 1905. 8 pp. To Mr. Ludwig.
  • Benjamin West. ALS, London, June 2, 1779. 1p. To Mr. Danlby.
  • Genre / Form

    Occupation

    Title
    Guide to the Colgate University literary letters collection
    Status
    Completed
    Author
    Lisa King, Francesca Livermore, and Lora J. Davis
    Date
    April 4, 2012; June 11, 2015
    Description rules
    Describing Archives: A Content Standard
    Language of description
    Undetermined
    Script of description
    Code for undetermined script
    Language of description note
    English

    Repository Details

    Part of the Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries Repository

    Contact:
    13 Oak Drive
    Case Library and Geyer Center for Information Technology
    Colgate University
    Hamilton New York 13346 United States US
    315-228-6175
    315-228-7934 (Fax)