Hamilton Basso papers, 1861-1975.


Basso, Hamilton, 1904-1964. Hamilton Basso papers, 1861-1975.

Hamilton Basso papers, 1861-1975.

Manuscripts, letters, and research material document the life of best-selling novelist Hamilton Basso.

10.75 linear ft. (22 boxes)

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