Guide to the Gordon F. Madding Photostat Collection of Victorian Era Authors M0030

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Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Green Library
557 Escondido Mall
Stanford 94305-6064

Language of Material: English
Contributing Institution: Department of Special Collections and University Archives
Title: Gordon F. Madding Photostat Collection of Victorian Era Authors
Creator: Madding, Gordon F.
Identifier/Call Number: M0030
Identifier/Call Number: 1775
Physical Description: 1 folder(s)
Date (inclusive): 1840-1897

Conditions Governing Access

Open for research. Note that material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.


Gift of Dr. Gordon F. Madding, 1960.

Existence and Location of Originals

Photostat. [s.1. : s.n., 19--] 25 p.
Originals held by George F. Madding.


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Preferred Citation:

[Identification of item] Gordon F. Madding Photostat Collection of Victorian Era Authors, M0030, Dept. of Special Collections, Stanford Libraries, Stanford, Calif.

Scope and Content

Contains photostats of letters written by authors of the Victorian era in England, including Charles Dickens, Wilkie Collins, A. Tennyson Dickens, John Forester, G. Hagarty, Leigh Hunt and T. B. Macaulay.

Use Policy

While Special Collections is the owner of the physical and digital items, permission to examine collection materials is not an authorization to publish. These materials are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study. Any transmission or reproduction beyond that allowed by fair use requires permission from the owners of rights, heir(s) or assigns.

Box 1, Folder 1, Item 1

Wilkie Collins to unidentified 681859 1858 April 26

Box 1, Folder 1, Item 2

A. Tennyson Dickens to Wm. G. Wilkins 681857 1800s Nov. 5

Box 1, Folder 1, Item 3

John Forester to Dixon 681855 1860 August 22

Box 1, Folder 1, Item 4

John Forester to unidentified 681853 1874 January 12

Box 1, Folder 1, Item 5

William Forester to Paxton 681851 circa 1854

Box 1, Folder 1, Item 6

Charles Dickens to Joseph Janion 681849 1852 January 1

Box 1, Folder 1, Item 7

Charles Dickens to John Knowles 681847 1852 July 10

Box 1, Folder 1, Item 8

Charles Dickens to "Dear Frederick" 681845 1865

Box 1, Folder 1, Item 9

Charles Dickens to "Dear Dolf" 681843 1869

Box 1, Folder 1, Item 10

Charles Dickens to Mr. Gardner (incomplete) 681841 1870

Box 1, Folder 1, Item 11

G. Hogarty to Miss Rockwell 681839 1897

Box 1, Folder 1, Item 12

Leigh Hunt to Knight 681837 1800s June 23

Box 1, Folder 1, Item 13

W.R. Macauley to T.B. Macauley with T.B. Macauley's signature 681835 1840