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Colgate University literary letters collection, M3001

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).


  • 1779-1985

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.


1 Cubic Feet

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.
  • Title
    Guide to the Colgate University literary letters collection
    Lisa King, Francesca Livermore, and Lora J. Davis
    April 4, 2012; June 11, 2015
    Description rules
    Describing Archives: A Content Standard
    Language of description

    Repository Details

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

    Case Library
    13 Oak Drive
    Hamilton 13346 United States US
    315-228-7934 (Fax)