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Guide to the Hawthorne Family Papers, [ca. 1834-1932]
BANC MSS 72/236 z  
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Primarily papers of Julian Hawthorne (correspondence, MSS of his writings and his poetry, journals and notebooks, scrapbooks, clippings, etc.), with a few papers also of his first wife, Minnie (Amelung) Hawthorne, and his second, Edith (Garrigues) Hawthorne. Included also are some papers of Nathaniel Hawthorne, his father; Sophia (Peabody) Hawthorne, his mother; and Una Hawthorne, his sister. The film is positive microfilm copy of Julian Hawthorne material from The J. Pierpont Morgan Library, including a diary, May 1857-Oct. 1859 with sketches; a notebook containing extracts of letters and other material relating to his father, Nathaniel Hawthorne, material relating to the Peabody family, lists of letters, etc.; and a notebook containing notes for some of his novels, clippings, and other material relating to his own writings.
Number of containers: 2 cartons, 6 boxes, 4 volumes and 1 oversize folder.
Copyright has not been assigned to The Bancroft Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Public Services. Permission for publication is given on behalf of The Bancroft Library as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the reader.
Collection is open for research, with the following exceptions: Volume 4 is restricted, use microfilm (BANC FILM 72/236 reel 1, copies 1-2) or photocopy in Box 1.