James family publication accounts and correspondence, 1890-1923.

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James family publication accounts and correspondence, 1890-1923.

James family publication accounts and correspondence, 1890-1923.

Correspondence and financial records, primarily with Henry James(1879-1947), concerning the publication and printing of the writings of members of theJames family.

3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.)

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