Jones, Howard Mumford, 1892-1980

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Jones was a Professor of English at Harvard, having joined the department in 1936; he retired in 1962 as Abbott Lawrence Lowell Professor of the Humanities. He was known as the "historian of American culture."

From the description of Correspondence with Robert E. L. Strider, 1949-1980 (inclusive), 1962-1979 (bulk) (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77064254

Writer and educator at Harvard University.

From the description of Howard Mumford Jones Papers, 1915-1980. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 41579874

Jones (1892-1980) was Professor of English and Abbott Lawrence Lowell Professor of the Humanities at Harvard.

From the description of Papers of Howard Mumford Jones, 1936-1980 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973318

From the description of Lectures on the English novel given in English 5, 1936-1937. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 228511797

Jones (1892-1980) was Professor of English and Abbott Lawrence Lowell Professor of the Humanities at Harvard University.

From the description of Miscellaneous papers, 1922-1976. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 80709689

From the guide to the Miscellaneous papers, 1922-1976., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University)

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referencedIn Papers, 1897-1930. Houghton Library.
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referencedIn Jay B. Hubbell Papers, 1816-1998 and undated, bulk 1920-1979 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Derham, Milo G., 1868-1949. Howard Mumford Jones remarks 1936 August 24. Boulder Public Library
referencedIn American Literature, Records, 1927-2000s David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
creatorOf Jones, Howard Mumford, 1892-1980,. Miscellaneous papers, 1922-1976. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn John Hall Wheelock Papers, 1910-circa 2000, (bulk 1954-1978) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn University of Michigan Faculty and Staff Portraits, ca. 1860-ca. 1960 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
referencedIn Bernard Augustine De Voto Papers, 1918-1955 (inclusive), 1944-1951 (bulk) Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Arlin, Turner, 1909-1980. Papers, 1929-1980. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Mark Anthony De Wolfe Howe additional papers, 1880-1959. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Witter Bynner papers, 1829-1965. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Jones, Howard Mumford, 1892-1980. Correspondence to Maxwell Struthers Burt, 1951. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Alfred Kazin collection of papers, 1933-1990, 1933-1978 The New York Public Library. Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature.
referencedIn Brown & Haley Lecture Series, 1953-2012 University of Puget Sound Archives
referencedIn John Mason Brown papers, 1922-1967. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Papers, 1840-1961. Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn The Autobiography of Mary M. Barr-Koon, 1984 Indiana University, Bloomington. Center for the Study of History and Memory
referencedIn Harvard University. Graduate School of Arts and Sciences. Office of the Dean. Records of the Deans of the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, 1895-1984 (inclusive). Harvard University, Archives
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referencedIn George Sarton additional papers, 1901-1956. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. Records. Series VII., Other Department Files, 1916-1996 (bulk 1943-1969). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
referencedIn Dept. of English Records, 1931-1970 J. Willard Marriott Library, University of UtahUniversity Archives and Records Management
referencedIn Morison, Samuel Eliot, 1887-1976. Papers of Samuel Eliot Morison, 1807-1976 (inclusive). Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn De Voto, Bernard Augustine, 1897-1955. Bernard De Voto papers, 1918-1955 (bulk 1944-1951). Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
creatorOf Jones, Howard Mumford, 1892-1980. Lectures on the English novel given in English 5, 1936-1937. Harvard University, Archives
creatorOf University of Michigan. Dept. of English Language and Literature. Dept. of English Language and Literature (University of Michigan) records, 1919-[ongoing] (bulk 1960-1979). University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
referencedIn Woodberry Poetry Room (Harvard College Library) poetry readings, 1931- (ongoing). Woodberry Poetry Room, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
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creatorOf Inge, William. Hopwood Awards Collection, 1930- University of Michigan
referencedIn Arlin Turner Papers, 1927-1980 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Louis Arthur Holman collection of Keats iconography and related papers, 1752-1963. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Papers, 1933-1967 Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Papers of John Coolidge and Agnes Mongan, 1909-2006 Harvard Art Museum Archives
creatorOf Jones, Howard Mumford, 1892-1980. Honorary degrees of Howard Mumford Jones, 1949-1969. Harvard University, Archives
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referencedIn Alumni Association (University of Michigan), Individual Photographs, ca. 1880-ca. 1960s Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Glasgow, Ellen Anderson Gholson, 1873-1945. Papers of Ellen Glasgow [manuscript], 1880-1963. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Looker, Antonina Hansell, 1898-1987. Antonina Hansell Looker papers, 1836-1996. University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
referencedIn William James Jr. papers, 1857-1960 (inclusive), 1911-1959 (bulk). Houghton Library.
creatorOf Harvard University. Press. Letters, 1939-1962, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Jones, Howard Mumford, 1892-1980. Letter to [Milton Monroe] Reigelman. Cambridge, MA. 1971 Jun. 15. University of Iowa Libraries
creatorOf Jones, Howard Mumford, 1892-1980. Howard Mumford Jones Papers, 1915-1980. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
creatorOf Coles, William Allan, 1930-. Papers ; 1951-1993. Boston Athenaeum
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creatorOf Jones, Howard Mumford, 1892-1980. Letters, 1928-1976, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Harvard University. Letters, 1938-1974, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Dorson mss., 1925-1981 Lilly Library (Indiana University, Bloomington)http://www.indiana.edu/~liblilly
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company correspondence and records, 1832-1944. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Miscellaneous papers, 1922-1976. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Harvard University Archives Photograph Collection: Portraits, oversize, ca. 1829-1985 Harvard University Archives.
referencedIn Papers, 1906-1979 Harvard Law School Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Jaffe, Louis I. (Louis Isaac), 1888-1950. Editorial correspondence files, H-L, of the Virginian-Pilot [manuscript], 1917-1950. University of Virginia. Library
creatorOf Alfred A. Knopf, Inc. Records. : Series II., Alfred A. Knopf Personal, 1874-1984 (bulk 1953-1984). Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center
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referencedIn Lewis Gannett papers, 1681-1966 (inclusive) 1900-1960 (bulk). Houghton Library.
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referencedIn Wheelock, John Hall, 1886-1978. John Hall Wheelock papers, 1910-circa 2000 (bulk 1954-1978). Library of Congress
referencedIn Rowsey, Frank, 1905-1961. Frank Rowsey papers, 1925-1960. Emory University Library, Special Collect Department
referencedIn Paul Blanshard Papers, 1912-1979 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Jones, Howard Mumford, 1892-1980. Correspondence with Robert E. L. Strider, 1949-1980 (inclusive), 1962-1979 (bulk) Harvard University, Archives
referencedIn Yaddo records, 1870-1980 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Department of English Language and Literature (University of Michigan) records, 1919-1994, 1960-1979 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
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United States
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English fiction--History and criticism
American literature--Study and teaching (Higher)
American literature--20th century
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Birth 1892-04-16

Death 1980-05-11

Americans

English

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