Scope and Content
Title: Edmund Hodgson Yates Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1856-1894
Collection number: 1240
Yates, Edmund Hodgson, 1831-1894
1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
University of California, Los Angeles. Library.
Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Edmund Hodgson Yates (1831-1894) was a novelist. He also founded and served as editor-in-chief of
The world: a journal for men and women. The collection consists of about 125 letters from Yates to various persons, and his personal diaries from the years 1878,
1879, 1882, 1884, and 1885.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department
of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Restrictions on Access
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.
Restrictions on Use and Reproduction
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including
copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds
the copyright and pursue the
copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.
[Identification of item], Edmund Hodgson Yates Papers (Collection 1240). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young
Research Library, UCLA.
Yates was born on July 3, 1831 in Edinburgh, Scotland; taken as an infant to London; published novels including
Black sheep (1857); in 1874 with Grenville Murray, he founded and served as editor-in-chief of
The world: a journal for men and women; he died on May 20, 1894 at the Savoy Hotel in London.
Scope and Content
Collection consists of about 125 letters from English novelist Edmund Yates to various persons, and Yates' personal diaries
from the years 1878, 1879, 1882, 1884, and 1885.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the repository's online public access catalog.
Yates, Edmund Hodgson, 1831-1894--Archives.
Novelists, English, 20th century--Archival resources.
Periodical editors--England--Archival resources.
Genres and Forms of Material