Edgar Huidekoper Wells papers, 1912-1933.


Edgar Huidekoper Wells papers, 1912-1933.

Letters to American educator and rare book dealer Edgar Huidekoper Wells.

3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)



SNAC Resource ID: 6383463

Houghton Library

Related Entities

There are 158 Entities related to this resource.

Balsan, Consuelo Vanderbilt, 1877-1964

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6107wb1 (person)

Consuelo Vanderbilt-Balsan (formerly Consuelo Spencer-Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough; born Consuelo Vanderbilt was born in New York City. She was the eldest child of William Kissam Vanderbilt, a New York railroad millionaire, and his first wife, Alva Erskine Smith. Determined to secure the highest-ranking mate possible for her only daughter, Alva Vanderbilt engineered a meeting between Consuelo and the indebted, titled Charles Spencer-Churchill, 9th Duke of Marlborough. The pair married at St...

Robinson, F.N. (Fred. Norris), 1871-1966

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w63s1kqh (person)

Fred Norris Robinson (April 4, 1871-July 21, 1966), professionally known as F. N. Robinson, was an eminent American Celticist and scholar of Geoffrey Chaucer. Robinson received his B.A. (1891), M.A. (1892), and PhD (1894) from Harvard University, working with the eminent medievalists Francis James Child and George Lyman Kittredge. In 1936, after appointments at Harvard as instructor (1894), assistant professor (1902), and professor (1906), he succeeded his thesis adviser, Kittredge, as Gurney ...

Rockefeller, John D., Jr. (John Davison), 1874-1960

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6xq7xr4 (person)

John Davison Rockefeller Jr. (January 29, 1874 – May 11, 1960) was an American financier and philanthropist, and the only son of Standard Oil co-founder John D. Rockefeller. He was involved in the development of the vast office complex in Midtown Manhattan known as Rockefeller Center, making him one of the largest real estate holders in the city. Towards the end of his life, he was famous for his philanthropy, donating over $500 million to a wide variety of different causes, including educati...

D'Abernon, Edgar Vincent, Viscount

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6kx67q0 (person)

Edgar Vincent, 1st Viscount D'Abernon, GCB, GCMG, PC, FRS (19 August 1857 – 1 November 1941) was a British politician, diplomat, art collector and author...

Wister, Owen, 1860-1938

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6mm74bd (person)

Epithet: American author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000497.0x000028 Born in Pennsylvania, raised in South Carolina, and educated at Harvard, Owen Wister travelled in the Western U.S. as a young man. Although he returned to the East and Harvard law school, he acted upon a friend's suggestion and began writing thrilling Western stories for Harper's. His well-researched stories, particularly The Virginian, he...

Adam, R. B. (Robert Borthwick), 1863-1940

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6vz16x6 (person)

Robert Borthwick Adam was a prominent manuscript collector. He was born in England in 1863 as Robert Borthwick Adam Scott, son of John Scott and Jean (Adam) Scott. In 1872, he was brought to Buffalo, N.Y, and adopted by his uncle, Robert Borthwick Adam (1833-1904), a prosperous department store owner. He assumed his uncle's name and eventually inherited the department store, as well as a substantial collection of British rare books and literary manuscripts, many of them relating to Samuel Johnso...

Knoblock, Edward, 1874-1945

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w62628k6 (person)

Edward Knoblock (1874-1945) was born in New York City and educated at Harvard, but spent most of his professional life living and working in Great Britain. Playwright, scenarist and novelist, Knoblock was in constant touch with many of the leading literary and artistic figures of his generation, as the ensuing collection will show. As well as working independently, Knoblock often collaborated with others. The plays, Milestones (1912), and, London Life (1924) were produced with the assistance of ...

Garrison, William Lloyd, 1805-1879

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w65r5mbs (person)

Anti-slavery advocate. From the description of Circular and letter, 1848 Jan. 21, Boston, to Rev. Mr. Russell, South Hingham. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 231311718 Abolitionist and reformer William Lloyd Garrison was founder of the Boston abolitionist paper, The Liberator, and the New England Anti-Slavery Society. From the description of Papers, 1835-1873 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232007257 Abolitionist and lectur...

Adams, Charles Francis, 1866-1954

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6tz45gs (person)

Charles Francis Adams III (August 2, 1866 - June 10, 1954) was the United States Secretary of the Navy, 1929-1933, under President Herbert Hoover and a well-known yachtsman. From the description of Letter, October 15, 1929. (Naval War College). WorldCat record id: 17974111 ...

Davis, Dwight Filley, 1879-1945

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w64k14px (person)

Dwight Filley Davis, Sr. (July 5, 1879 – November 28, 1945) was an American tennis player and politician. He is best remembered as the founder of the Davis Cup international tennis competition. He was the Assistant Secretary of War from 1923 to 1925 and Secretary of War from 1925 to 1929. ...

Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w61s7dgz (person)

Franklin Delano Roosevelt was born on January 30, 1882, in Hyde Park, New York. He was the son of James (lawyer, financier) and Sara (Delano) Roosevelt. He married Anna Eleanor Roosevelt on March 17, 1905, and had six children: Anna, James, Franklin, Elliott, Franklin Jr., John. He received his B.A. from Harvard in 1904 and later attended Columbia University Law School. Roosevelt was admitted to the Bar in 1907 and worked for the Carter, Ledyard, and Milburn firm in New York City from 1907 to 19...

Pier, Arthur Stanwood, 1874-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6z17fs6 (person)

Drinkwater, John, 1882-1937

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ks6stk (person)

Drinkwater, a British playwright and poet, worked for an insurance company. In 1909 he became manager of the Birmingham Repertory Company, and his most successful plays included "Abraham Lincoln," "Mary Stuart," and "Bird in Hand." Drinkwater also published several critical literary biographies. From the description of Manuscripts and Correspondence, 1914-1916. (Temple University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 122612764 John Drinkwater was an English author and actor, proba...

Sadleir, Michael, 1888-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6tg3kf3 (person)

Monro, Thomas Kirkpatrick, 1865-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6qm1wgz (person)

Phillips, William, 1878-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6s31q2z (person)

Castle, William R. (William Richards), 1878-1963

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6736s7z (person)

William Richards Castle, Jr. (1878-1963), Harvard graduate, was Ambassador to Japan during period of Naval Arms Conference, London, in 1930, and Undersecretary of State from 1931 to 1933. From the description of Castle, William R. (William Richards), 1878-1963 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 10570910 William Richards Castle (1878-1963), AB 1900, was an American diplomat. He served in the Department of State as chief of the Division of Western Europ...

Gummere, Amelia M. (Amelia Mott), 1859-1937

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6pc4r81 (person)

Amelia Gummere (Mrs. Frances B.) lived in Haverford, PA during the first quarter of the 20th century. She was a member of the Pennsylvania Society of the Colonial Dames of America and worked at Independence Hall in an unknown capacity. She authored several articles on early American church silver. From the description of Scrapbooks, 1896-1940, bulk 1902-1918. (Winterthur Library). WorldCat record id: 84666815 ...

Carter, John, 1905-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6nh8v3m (person)

MacNider, Hanford, 1889-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6wj6b4m (person)

Houston, David Franklin, 1866-1940

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6q81zwq (person)

Houston was an educator, cabinet officer, and business executive. In Woodrow Wilson's administration he was secretary of agriculture (1913-1920), secretary of the treasury (1920-1921), and chairman of the Federal Reserve Board. From the description of David Franklin Houston papers, 1891-1930 (inclusive), 1913-1921 (bulk). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612368785 From the guide to the David Franklin Houston papers, 1891-1930 (inclusive), 1913-1921 (bulk)., (Houghto...

Garstin, William, Sir, 1849-1925

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6m756sh (person)

Greenslet, Ferris, 1875-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6qw7090 (person)

Palmer, George Herbert, 1842-1933

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w68c9xz7 (person)

Palmer (Harvard, A.B., 1864), taught philosophy and served as Overseer at Harvard. From the description of Papers of George Herbert Palmer, 1931-1932 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76972831 Professor of Philosophy, Harvard, 1873-1913. From the description of Lectures on the historical development of ethics, chiefly in England. Delivered in 1885-1886 at Harvard College, by G.H. Palmer. Reported by M.C. Ayres [1885-1886]. (University of Mich...

Conrad, Jessie (George).

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6wb9w3v (person)

McMahon, Henry, Sir, 1862-1949

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w65r736j (person)

Biographical/Historical Note British high commissioner in Egypt, 1914-1916. From the guide to the Sir Henry McMahon letters, 1915-1916, (Hoover Institution Archives) ...

Lewis, Wilmarth Sheldon

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6p94nt8 (person)

Epithet: DLitt British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000361.0x000222 ...

Allen, P. S. (Percy Stafford), 1869-1933

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6k67mvg (person)

Page, Walter Hines, 1855-1918

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6rx99kq (person)

Editor and American ambassador to Great Britain; of New York, N.Y. From the description of Papers, 1889-1917. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 20077806 Walter H. Page was editor of The Atlantic Monthly, 1895-98. Prior, he was with the Forum. Robert Johnson worked at the Century magazine. From the description of TLS, 1896 July 1, Boston, Mass. to Robert Underwood Johnson / Walter H. Page. (Haverford College Library). WorldCat record id: 37228165 ...

Drury, Samuel S. (Samuel Smith), 1878-1938

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6rb82qc (person)

Lytton, Pamela (Plowden) Bulwer-Lytton, countess

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6vz4r0v (person)

Reading, Stella (Charnaud) Isaacs, marchioness of.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w62p94vm (person)

Yeats, Jack B. (Jack Butler), 1871-1957

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6gf10qf (person)

Irish artist and author. From the description of Jack Butler Yeats papers, 1939. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70982120 Jack Butler Yeats was an Irish painter and illustrator. He was the younger brother of the poet, William Butler Yeats. From the description of Jack Butler Yeats collection of papers, [1899-1955]. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122517346 From the guide to the Jack Butler Yeats collection of papers, 1899-1955, (The New Yor...

Einstein, Lewis, 1877-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6b703vs (person)

Elton, Oliver, 1861-1945

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6dv1zvb (person)

Sedgwick, Ellery, 1872-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6jf7mdr (person)

Crozier, John Baptist, abp. of Dublin.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6f337pw (person)

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w60h488d (person)

Roosevelt, 26th U.S. president, served 1901-1909. From the description of DS, 1904 March 1. : Washington, D.C. Homestead Certificate. (Copley Press, J S Copley Library). WorldCat record id: 15210791 26th president of the United States, 1901-1909. From the description of Theodore Roosevelt letters, 1917, 1918. (Buffalo History Museum). WorldCat record id: 213408920 Roosevelt was then Governor of New York. Chapman was one of the founders of the New York St...

Burrell, N. F.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w66j8zhj (person)

Melish, Lawson Mcclung

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w60t39m1 (person)

Rice, Alexander Hamilton, 1875-1956

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6cn79tx (person)

Reid, Elisabeth Mills, 1858-1931

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6bk1xjh (person)

Greatorex, Clement.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w61m38hh (person)

Cushing, Harvey, 1869-1939

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6154jj5 (person)

Harvey Williams Cushing was born in Cleveland, Ohio, on April 8, 1869. He graduated from Yale College in 1891 and in 1895 received his M.D. and A.M. degrees from the Harvard Medical School. He served on the staff of the Johns Hopkins University Hospital from 1901 to 1912, where he devoted himself to neurological surgery. In 1912 he was appointed professor of surgery at Harvard Medical School and in 1913 surgeon-in-chief of the Peter Bent Brigham Hospital, posts which he held until 1932. During W...

Lyman, Theodore, 1874-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6zm98xj (person)

Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), 1874-1965

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w65m63m5 (person)

British novelist, playwright, and short story writer, most well-known for his autobiographical novel "Of Human Bondage". From the description of Letter, signed : St. Jean-Cap Ferrat (France), to James R. Parish, Brockton, Mass. 16 June 1961. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 62718967 William Somerset Maugham (1874-1965) was a British author. From the description of W. Somerset Maugham letters, 1919-1927. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 144652236 ...

Rice, Cale Young, 1872-1943

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6fn1nd1 (person)

American poet, playwright, novelist. From the description of Correspondence, 1912-1935. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 122472942 Rice was an American poet and playwright. From the description of ALS: to George Meason Whicher, 1925 July 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122450687 American author. From the description of Letters to Edwin Carty Ranck and Will Orton Tewson [man...

Counteridge, Charles.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6z45xtq (person)

Cutting, Bronson M., 1888-1935

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6vm4sg3 (person)

Publisher and U.S. senator from New Mexico. Full name: Bronson Murray Cutting. From the description of Bronson M. Cutting papers, 1890-1950 (bulk 1910-1935). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70980057 U.S. senator from New Mexico. From the description of Letter, 1929 Oct. 14, Washington D.C., to Perry Walton, Boston. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 184907337 Biographical Note ...

Charnwood, Godfrey Rathbone Benson, Baron, 1864-1945

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w61c268r (person)

British author; Abraham Lincoln biographer. From the description of Letter: [London], to J.H. Edge, 1926 June 4. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 28165770 From the description of Letter: New York, [N.Y.], to [Jessie Palmer] Weber, 1918 Oct. 7. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat record id: 28165783 From the description of Letters: to [Jesse W.] Weik, 1917 Sept. 10-1920 Jan. 11. (Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library). WorldCat ...

Rodd, Francis.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6j2438t (person)

Burr, Allston, 1866-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6t290gn (person)

W. Spurr

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6vg1kb9 (person)

Simons, Minot, 1868-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6p40kf8 (person)

Sieveking, Albert Forbes, 1857-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w63j59bc (person)

George Doane Wells

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6236tq3 (person)

Camp, J.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6gk3tbk (person)

Harcourt, Mary Ethel (Burns) Harcourt, viscountess.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6nh89d1 (person)

Jesse, F. Tennyson (Fryniwyd Tennyson), 1888-1958

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6pz5m1g (person)

Merivale, Viva (Birkett)

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w60q4j3j (person)

Wells, Edgar Huidekoper, 1875-1938,

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6h48pp4 (person)

Edgar Huidekoper Wells, '97, was a long-time friend of the Harvard College Library and an active and loyal alumnus. He held various positions at Harvard, including instructor in English (1902-1906); curator of modern English literature in the library (1903-1913); and assistant dean (1905-1907). In the first World War he served first in the American Red Cross and then as an army officer attached to the U.S. Embassy in London. After the war he was instrumental in establishing the Lionel DeJersey H...

Glentanar, Thomas Coats, 2d baron, 1894-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6fc9n0x (person)

Eliot, Thomas H. (Thomas Hopkinson), 1907-1991

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6zp4s1w (person)

Educator. From the description of Reminiscences of Thomas Hopkinson Eliot : oral history, 1966. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122587174 Eliot earned his Harvard AB in 1928 and his LLB in 1932. From the description of Examination papers in history, government, and economics, May 1928. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77075776 Democratic Representative from the 9th Congressional District in Massachusetts, 1941-...

Glenconner, Sir Christopher Grey Tennant, 2d baron, 1899-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6pt2gkg (person)

Wendell, Barrett, 1855-1921

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w61j9g6j (person)

Wendell graduated from Harvard in 1877 and taught English at Harvard. From the description of Papers of Barrett Wendell, 1873-1921 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76972920 From the description of Lecture notes in Comparative Literature 1, 1905-1917. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77074707 Harvard English professor. From the description of Ralegh in Guiana, 1897. (Boston Athenaeum). WorldCat record id: 172663314 ...

Cabot, Hugh 1872-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6b98002 (person)

Sayers, Dorothy L. (Dorothy Leigh), 1893-1957

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w61g0ws1 (person)

Sayers was a British novelist, translator and apologist for the Christian faith. From the description of Dorothy L. Sayers letters and poems, 1913-1952. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 271111369 Epithet: author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000471.0x00016b Novelist and playwright. From the description of Letters, to Maurice Browne, 1936-1947. (University of Michigan). Wor...

Sims, William Sowden, 1858-1936

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w67h1kmn (person)

William S. Sims, U.S. Navy admiral, graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1882. He was president of the naval War College in 1917 and from 1919-1922. During WWI, he was CO, U.S. Naval Forces, Europe From the description of Letter, January 8, 1918. (Naval War College). WorldCat record id: 731199382 William S. Sims was born in 1858 in Port Hope, Ontario. He graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1880. He served as president of the naval War College, 1917, 1919-1922 and du...

Chapman, Robert William, 1881-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6r63qxn (person)

Kittredge, Henry Crocker, 1890-1967

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6bz6bkm (person)

Educator, historian, author and collector. Born Cambridge (Mass.) 1890. Married (1917) Gertrude Livingston, served in U.S. Army in France in 1918; taught English at Adirondack-Florida School and St. Paul's School in Concord (NH); summered on Cape Cod (Mass.) and moved to Barnstable (Mass.) permanently in 1954. Kittredge collected historical documents and conducted research on Cape Cod history. He authored three books. From the description of Henry Crocker Kittredge maritime collectio...

Osler, William, Sir, 1849-1919

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6vm4bcc (person)

Born in Ontario, Canada, Dr. Osler was received his medical from McGill University in 1872. He became Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine's first professor of medicine in 1889. Author of The Principles and Practices of Medicine (1892), Osler has been celled the father of psychosomatic medicine and the "most influential physician in history." From the description of Sir William Osler press clippings, 1905-1920. (National Library of Medicine). WorldCat record id: 14312601 ...

Lindsay, Sir Ronald, 1877-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w65r9b83 (person)

Rutland, Violet (Lindsay) Manners, duchess of.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6x201xd (person)

Rocksavage, Lady Sybil.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6qh2wts (person)

Islington, John Poynder Dickson-Poynder, 1st baron, 1866-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w62088s3 (person)

Young, Owen D., 1874-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6g868z2 (person)

Madan, Falconer, 1851-1935

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6m623cd (person)

Falconer Madan (1851-1935) was born in Cam, Gloucestershire, on 15 April 1851. He was educated at Marlborough, 1864-1870, and Brasenose College, Oxford, 1870-1875, where he was a fellow, 1876-1880 and 1889-1912. He was sub-librarian of the Bodleian Library, 1880-1912, and a lecturer in palaeography at Oxford, 1889-1913. He was Bodley's librarian, 1912-1919. Madan died on 22 May 1935. From the guide to the Falconer Madan: Localisation and Dating of Manuscripts, 1909, (Cambridge Univer...

Douglas, Norman, 1868-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6tp0w1c (person)

Verulam, James Walter Grimston, 4th earl of, 1880-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6xj3kct (person)

Marshall, Sir William, 1865-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6bq4hd8 (person)

Legouis, Émile, 1861-1937

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6z31zh7 (person)

Émile Legouis was a professor of English Language and Literature at the Sorbonne University in Paris, France. From the description of Some remarks on the composition of the Lyrical Ballads of 1798, manuscript / by Émile Legouis, [n.d.] (Princeton University Library). WorldCat record id: 84675232 ...

Cox, E. H. M. (Euan Hillhouse Methven), 1893-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6j535jw (person)

Buchan, John, 1875-1940

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6j67fwj (person)

John Buchan, Baron Tweedsmuir, was a Scottish diplomat, barrister, journalist, historian, poet and novelist. From the description of Letter from John Buchan to Joseph Harrington O'Brien, 1890-1941, 1921, Nov. 8. (Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens). WorldCat record id: 228769757 English author and statesman, author of The Thirty-Nine Steps; 1st baron Tweedsmuir. From the description of Typed letters signed (4) : Elsfield Manor, Oxford, an...

Burr, Herman Merrick.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6f61ztn (person)

Beith, John Hay, 1876-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6vn43zf (person)

Epithet: Major-General al 'Ian Hay', author British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000350.0x0003be ...

Goodhue, Francis Abbot, 1883-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6k5022j (person)

Gosse, Philip, 1879-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w64p2n11 (person)

Austin, F. Britten (Frederick Britten), 1885-1941

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w61r9n3b (person)

British novelist. From the description of List of novels, [193-?]. (Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center (HRC); University of Texas at Austin). WorldCat record id: 145406108 ...

Huidekoper, Prescott.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6819b5f (person)

Ramsay, Allen Beville, 1872-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ps87mz (person)

Epithet: Master of Magdalene College, Cambridge British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000799.0x0002db ...

Arnoux, Guy.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6nt33qs (person)

Straus, Jesse Isidor, 1872-1936

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w65t4pcc (person)

Morgan, Gwenllian Elizabeth Fanny.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6sn9zqx (person)

Epithet: JP, of Brecon British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000754.0x000148 ...

Cooper, James Fenimore, 1858-1938

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6df94fx (person)

Attorney in Albany, N.Y. From the description of TLS, 1902 Nov. 14, Albany, N.Y., to Henry F. dePuy. (Rosenbach Museum & Library). WorldCat record id: 122525084 ...

Roosevelt, Theodore, 1887-1944

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w66m3jd1 (person)

Theodore Roosevelt III (September 13, 1887 – July 12, 1944), known as Theodore Roosevelt Jr., was an American government, business, and military leader. He was the eldest son of President Theodore Roosevelt and First Lady Edith Roosevelt. Roosevelt is known for his World War II service, including the directing of troops at Utah Beach during the Normandy landings, for which he received the Medal of Honor. Roosevelt was educated at private academies and Harvard University; after his 1909 gradua...

Scaife, Roger Livingston, 1875-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w63f514b (person)

Carnegie, Mary E.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6jr4gfh (person)

Pearson, Edmund Lester, 1880-1937

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6sf2xdr (person)

Editor and author. Worked for the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, New York Evening Post, Life, Scribner's, etc. From the description of Edmund Lester Pearson letters [manuscript], 1928. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 274184207 Edmund Lester Pearson (1880-1937) was an American librarian and writer best known for his book Studies in Murder (1924) and other essays in the true crime genre. He was born in Newburyport, Massachusetts and graduated from Harvard in 1...

Merivale, Philip, 1886-1946

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6sf2zmv (person)

Born in India. Stage actor and playwright. From the description of Philip Merivale letters to Mr. Brown and Bruce Humphries [manuscript], 1927-1932. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 648017776 ...

Gomme, Alice Bertha (Merck), lady.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6nx054w (person)

Epithet: wife of Sir G L Gomme, folklorist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000351.0x000280 ...

Gosse, Edmund, 1849-1928

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6wh2p94 (person)

Edmund Gosse, a well known man of letters, librarian to the House of Lords (1904-1914), and author of the autobiography, Father and Son (1907), was a pioneering translator of Ibsen and author of numerous volumes of poetry, criticism and biography. Charles Edmund Merrill was an active member of the Grolier Club from 1910 until his death in 1942. From the description of Letters : to Charles E. Merrill, 1910-1924. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122577035 English poet and man of...

Morshead, O. F. (Owen Frederick), Sir, 1893-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6cg0wps (person)

Librarian at Windsor Castle. From the description of Typed letters signed (5) : Windsor Castle, to Dame Una Birch Pope-Hennessy, 1938 June 3 and July 1 and 1940 Apr. 1, 5, 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270868175 Epithet: Librarian Windsor Castle British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000496.0x0000f9 ...

Richards, Laura Elizabeth Howe, 1850-1943

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w66w9crg (person)

The daughter of Samuel Gridley and Julia (Ward) Howe, Richards was the author of more than eighty books, most of them for young people. She and her sister, Maude Howe Elliott, wrote Life and Letters of Julia Ward Howe (1910), which received the first Pulitzer Prize for biography. For additional biographical information, see American Women Writers (1981). From the description of Letter, 1904. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 232008342 ...

Desart, Hamilton John Agmondesham Cuffe, 5th earl of, 1848-1934

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w61d657r (person)

Pembroke, Beatrice Eleanor (Paget) Herbert, countess of, 1883-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6wv2qrt (person)

Park, Charles E. (Charles Edwards), 1873-1962

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6614jx8 (person)

Unitarian Universalist minister. From the description of Charles Edward Park letter to Alfred Hussey [manuscript], 1901 Feb 19. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 256491145 ...

Wagniere, Laura (Huntington) 1849-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6mq8gn0 (person)

Tinker, Chauncey Brewster, 1876-1963

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w64t6s8q (person)

Epithet: of Yale University British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000834.0x00011e A full biographical statement is provided in the register for the Chauncey Brewster Tinker Papers (GEN MSS 354) . From the guide to the Chauncey Brewster Tinker letters and manuscripts, 1900-1963, (Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library) Chauncey Brewster Tinker, teacher, scholar and collector. Tinker was a membe...

Prothero, sir George Walter, 1848-1922

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6kr1r6v (person)

Allen, Frederick Lewis, 1890-1954

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w69g5xgs (person)

Editor and author. From the description of Frederick Lewis Allen papers, 1890-1954 (bulk 1933-1954). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70979963 Frederick Lewis Allen was vice-president of Harper & Bros., publishers, and editor of Harper's magazine. From the description of Letters, 1926-1953, to Lewis Mumford. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155877934 Biographical Note ...

Fortescue, Winifred (Beech), lady, 1888-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6f90cgs (person)

Richards, John, 1885-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6hg18v6 (person)

King, William Lyon Mackenzie, 1874-1950

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6cc12qn (person)

King was a Canadian politician and served as prime minister of Canada for 21 years (1921-1930 and 1935-1948). Elizabeth Gaskell Norton (b. 1866) was the daughter of Charles Eliot Norton, editor, literary scholar, and professor of fine arts at Harvard. From the description of Letters to Elizabeth Gaskell Norton, 1906-1911. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 79390084 Epithet: Subject of Mss Eur F237 British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person...

Dartmouth, William Heneage Legge, Earl of, 1851-1936

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6348jpr (person)

Martin, Edward Sandford, 1856-1939

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6tm7wtn (person)

Martin, an essayist and poet, was a founder and editor of Life (1887-1933). He also wrote an editorial column for Scribner's Magazine, Harper's Weekly (1893-1913), and for Harper's Monthly (1920-1935). From the description of Edward Sandford Martin correspondence and compositions, 1865-1939 (inclusive), 1914-1939 (bulk). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612366815 From the guide to the Edward Sanford Martin correspondence and compositions, 1882-1939 (inclusive), 1900...

Howe, Mark Antony DeWolfe, 1864-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w62g05sn (person)

Islington, Anne (Dundas) Dickson-Poynder, baroness.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6n14khb (person)

Lapsley, Gaillard Thomas

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w687619f (person)

Gaillard Thomas Lapsley (1871-1949), Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge, delivered the introductory lecture at the local lectures summer meeting of the University of Cambridge, 1918. He also edited lectures, with an introduction, in The America of today, Cambridge 1919. From the guide to the Gaillard Lapsley: Cambridge Lectures on America, c.1916-1918, (Cambridge University Library, Department of Manuscripts and University Archives) ...

O'Neill, Eugene, 1888-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6j23vng (person)

Beales, W. L.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6b13jp0 (person)

Curle, Richard, 1883-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6nt4btd (person)

Claret, Frank K.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w62h1jw8 (person)

Lytton, Victor Bulwer-Lytton, 2nd earl of, 1876-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w65g3bjn (person)

Currie, Barton, 1878-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6g87k9n (person)

Cauty, Frank H.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6528kgd (person)

Goodden, Robert B.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6tk209x (person)


http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w60z77v7 (person)

Epithet: formerly of the Indian Civil Service British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000876.0x00032b Epithet: son of F Madan British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001150.0x00008b ...

Muirhead, James F. (James Fullarton), 1853-1934

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6mp68q9 (person)

Epithet: travel writer British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000974.0x000106 ...

Williams, Iolo Aneurin, 1890-1962

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6ck1d0f (person)

English author and journalist. From the description of When we are old, are old : place not specified : autograph manuscript of the poem signed, 1915 May 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270590036 ...

Updike, Daniel Berkeley, 1860-1941

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6wh2rhn (person)

Daniel Berkeley Updike (1860-1941) was a book designer and printer in New England. He was born an only child in an old and well-connected New England family, but his father's death in 1877 prevented Updike from pursuing higher education. Updike's Episcopalian background greatly influenced both his character and his later work as a printer, and his intellectual and cultural character was molded by his mother, an antiquary and scholar of French and English literature. Updike's first book-related j...

Tregaskis, Hugh

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6g86vcg (person)

Peabody, Endicott, 1857-1944

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6m90v6j (person)

American educator and theologian. From the description of Autograph letters signed (4) : Rome, etc., to Dr. Baldwin, 1895 Jan. 15-1903 Mar. 21. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270860140 Endicott Peabody co-founded the Groton School for Boys (Groton, Mass.) and served as its headmaster. Rosalind Richards was a daughter of novelist Laura Elizabeth Howe Richards and granddaughter of Julia Ward Howe. From the description of Letters to Rosalind Richards, 1909-1946. (Ha...

Cox, Edwin Marion

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6wj6cgh (person)

Sauter, R. H. (Rudolf Helmut), 1895-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w62r59xr (person)

Rudolf Sauter: landscape, portrait and abstract painter; poet; nephew of John Galsworthy, some of whose works he illustrated and about whom he wrote a biography entitled "Galsworthy: The Man Himself." Michael Harrison: Long-time friend of the Sauters; bibliophile and private collector of Western Americana. From the description of Rudolf H. Sauter correspondence with Michael Harrison : and related papers, 1926-1976. (University of California, Berkeley). WorldC...

Ballantine, Arthur.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w66r5hgn (person)

Tuttle, Henry Emerson.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w65r8hnq (person)

Charnwood, Dorothea Roby (Thorpe) baroness.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6p11thd (person)

Williams, Laurence Frederick Rushbrook

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6n72484 (person)

Maggs, Ernest U.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6pm4nq1 (person)

Armstrong, Sir Harry Gloster, 1861-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6n736pq (person)

Brittain, Sir Harry Ernest, 1873-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6w80hcs (person)

Gardiner, Gordon, 1874-1937

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6n14vkj (person)

Scott, Temple, 1864-1939

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6805508 (person)

Author and editor. From the description of Gabriel Wells, the philosopher, ca. 1930. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122367833 ...

Giles, Peter, 1860-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6q38313 (person)

Fortescue, J. W. (John William), Sir, 1859-1933

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6z61k2w (person)

George III, King of Great Britain, was born in 1738, the son of Frederick Lewis, Prince of Wales, and Augusta of Saxe-Gotha. He ascended to the throne on October 25, 1760, following the death of his grandfather, King George II, although he was not formally crowned until September 22, 1761. He married Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1744-1818) on September 8, 1761. During the early years of his reign, Great Britain cycled through multiple administrations. By the early years of Lord North's min...

Jones, Henry Arthur, 1851-1929

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6t72h9p (person)

Henry Arthur Jones was the son of a tenant farmer, and worked in the drapery business for some twenty years after leaving school. He developed a passion for drama, and found success with The Silver King, a play he co-authored with Henry Herman, which gave him the financial security to become a full-time writer. A prolific author, he wrote many plays, chiefly melodramas, and had great success in England and America. His themes and influences were chiefly British, and he is considered a pioneer of...

Farquharson, A. S. L. (Arthur Spenser Loat), 1871-1942

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6b69xfd (person)

Bianchi, Martha Gilbert Dickinson.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6p36gbm (person)

Swinton, Ernest Dunlop

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6jv3nzz (person)

Clough, Blanche Athena.

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6s579nk (person)

Epithet: daughter of A H Clough British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000208.0x000395 ...

Malcolm, Sir Ian, 1868-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w60t3mjv (person)

Grey, Pamela, 1871-1928

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6nw1pjh (person)

Robinson, Corinne Roosevelt, 1861-1933

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6zg6wvk (person)

Corinne Roosevelt Robinson was the sister of Theodore Roosevelt. From the description of Corinne Roosevelt Robinson photograph album, not before 1898. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612794212 Corinne (Roosevelt) Robinson, younger sister of American president Theodore Roosevelt and wife of Douglas Robinson, was a published poet and active member of the Republican Party. From the description of Papers, 1847-1933. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id:...

Newton, A. Edward (Alfred Edward), 1864-1940

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6qz2gfc (person)

A. Edward Newton was an authority on book collecting during the first half of the 20th century. His correspondence with Alfred Blake Trott, president of Daniels & Fisher Company of Denver, Colo. from 1929-1944, details book collecting as well as travels, and reflects on the political and economic climate of the time in Europe and the United States. Newton also sent Trott copies of articles, most published in the Atlantic monthly between 1922 and 1938. Some articles were privately printed by ...

Ficke, Arthur Davison, 1883-1945

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6qr4zcz (person)

Arthur Davison Ficke (1883-1945), American poet and collector of Japanese prints. His works include Sonnets of a Portrait Painter(1914), Chats on Japanese Prints (1915), Out of Silence and Other Poems (1924), and Mrs. Morton of Mexico, (1939), a novel. From the description of Arthur Davison Ficke Papers 1865-1971. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 702134010 Ficke (Harvard, A.B., 1904) served as Curator of Japanese Prints at the Fogg Art Museum at Harvard. From the d...

James, Henry, 1879-1947

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w67d2wb4 (person)

Nephew of the novelist Henry James. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Peru, Vt., to Professor [Kenneth B.] Murdock, 1943 Sept. 8. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270693513 United States representative, Inter-Allied Danube River Commission, 1919. From the description of Henry James papers, 1918-1920. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754868854 Henry James was the son of William James and nephew of the novelist Henry James. ...

Gifford, Walter S. (Walter Sherman), 1885-1966

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6k64shx (person)

Grant, Gordon, 1875-

http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6488qz3 (person)