James Holly Hanford Correspondence
Held at: Princeton University Library: Manuscripts Division [Contact Us]
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Overview and metadata sections
American professor James Holly Hanford was a well-known scholar of the British poet John Milton and Restoration period literature.
The collection consists of selected letters to Hanford, most of them concerning his studies of John Milton. Correspondents include Cleanth Brooks, Lewis Gannett, Paul Green, Hiram Haydn, Howard Mumford Jones, and Louise Tharp.
Source unknown (AM21982).
Folder inventory added by Hilde Creager (2015) in 2012.
No appraisal information is available.
- Manuscripts Division
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The collection is open for research.
- Use Restrictions
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Letters: 1919-1927, 1928-1939, 1940-1944, 1948-1953.Physical Description