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Goodspeed (Charles E.) Collection of Autograph Letters
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Description
Collection consists of autographs collected by Charles Eliot Goodspeed (1867-1950), a Boston bookseller, and dating from 1660 to 1865.
Background
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.
Extent
2.59 Linear Feet (1 box, 1 expansion folder)
Restrictions
The Huntington Library does not require that researchers request permission to quote from or publish images of this material, nor does it charge fees for such activities. The responsibility for identifying the copyright holder, if there is one, and obtaining necessary permissions rests with the researcher.
Availability
Open to qualified researchers by prior application through the Reader Services Department. For more information, contact Reader Services.