Papers, 1762-1927 (inclusive) 1872-1921 (bulk).

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Thayer, William Roscoe, 1859-1923. Papers, 1762-1927 (inclusive) 1872-1921 (bulk).

Papers, 1762-1927 (inclusive) 1872-1921 (bulk).

Correspondence (chiefly letters received), articles, poems, speeches, book reviews, diaries and journals, miscellaneous notebooks, scrapbooks, clippings, and other printed material. Correspondence concerns Thayer's writings, particularly in the area of Italian history, and his connections with Harvard as editor of the Harvard Graduates' Magazine and later as an overseer. Also included are some miscellaneous papers of William Warland Clapp, a Boston journalist; and some papers of Thomas Wentworth Higginson, chiefly from a European trip made by Higginson in 1872.

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