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James (Henry) Manuscript Collection
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  • Arrangement Note
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  • Source of Acquisition
  • Related Materials
  • Preferred Citation
  • Biographical Note
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  • Contributing Institution: Special Collections & University Archives
    Title: Henry James Manuscript Collection
    Creator: James, Henry
    Identifier/Call Number: MS-0411
    Physical Description: 0.42 Linear Feet
    Date (inclusive): 1867-1912
    Language of Material: English .

    Scope and Contents

    This collection consists of fourteen outgoing letters from Henry James; one book review manuscript; one letter from William James; one letter from Henry James, Sr., and two letters presumed to be from Henry James, son of William James.

    Arrangement Note

    The items are arranged alphabetically by correspondent's last name, then chronologically. Items relating to Henry James are first, then other family members.

    Conditions Governing Use

    The copyright interests in these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creators of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of historical archival and manuscript collections is such that copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine.  Requests for permission to publish must be submitted to the Head of Special Collections, San Diego State University, Library and Information Access. When granted, permission is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical item and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder(s), which must also be obtained in order to publish. Materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials.

    Source of Acquisition

    John and Jane Adams

    Related Materials

    Henry James Book Collection: http://libpac.sdsu.edu/search/X?(%22henry%20james%20collection%22)&b=cdsc%20&s=&m=&l=&Da=&Db=&p=&SORT=DX

    Preferred Citation

    Identification of item, folder title, box number, Henry James Manuscript Collection, Special Collections and University Archives, San Diego State University Library.

    Biographical Note

    Henry James was an American novelist, essayist, and critic.



    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    James, Henry, 1843-1916--Correspondence
    Personal Papers
    James, William, 1842-1910--Correspondence