Collection consists of autographs
collected by Charles Eliot Goodspeed (1867-1950), a Boston bookseller, and dating from 1660
Charles Eliot Goodspeed was a Boston bookseller, author of Yankee bookseller; being the
reminiscences of Charles E. Goodspeed. Goodspeed was born in Cotuit, Massachusetts on May 2,
1867. He was a member of the Club of Odd Volumes, American Antiquarian Society, Colonial
Society of Massachusetts, and Massachusetts Historical Society. Goodspeed once served as a
Baptist deacon. He died on October 31, 1950.
2.59 Linear Feet
(1 box, 1 expansion folder)
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