Allanah Harper Papers 1931-1993

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Allanah Harper Papers TXRC99-A8., 1931-1993

Allanah Harper Papers 1931-1993

The collection chroniclesHarper's life from the 1930s through the early 1990s, primarily throughHarper's outgoing and incoming correspondence, in addition to clippings,manuscripts, notebooks, and photographs. The collection also contains SybilleBedford's correspondence, and two manuscripts relating to the work of AldousHuxley.

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