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Colvin, Sidney, 1845-1927


Sidney Colvin (1845-1927), British curator and literary and art critic

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

J. M. Barrie collection

Call Number: GEN MSS 1400
Overview: The J. M. Barrie Collection contains correspondence, writings, and other papers relating to the life and work of the British author and playwright J. M. Barrie. The material was accrued by the Beinecke Library through gifts and purchases in the decades preceding 2011, and assembled into one collection in 2015. Along with correspondence from, to, and about Barrie, and examples of his writings for the theater, serials, and various publishers and audiences, the collection contains images of Barrie...
Dates: 1686-1977, bulk 1890-1937

Edwin J. Beinecke Collection of Robert Louis Stevenson

Call Number: GEN MSS 664
Overview: The Edwin J. Beinecke Collection of Robert Louis Stevenson contains correspondence, manuscripts, personal papers, and research files by, about, and relating to Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson.
Dates: 1828-1970, bulk 1870-1940

Joseph Conrad Collection

Call Number: GEN MSS 1207
Overview: The Joseph Conrad Collection contains writings, correspondence, and other material by or relating to Joseph Conrad.
Dates: 1860-1957

Letter : 35, Palace Gardens Terrace, Kensington, W., to [Sir Henry John] Newbolt, 1915 Jan 1

 Part of Collection — Box: 46, Folder: GROUP 1449, F-2
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS sending holiday greetings and congratulating Newbolt for being knighted.
Dates: 1915 Jan 1

Letter : London, to an unidentified recipient, 1921 Feb 10

 Part of Collection — Box: 46, Folder: GROUP 1449, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: ALS to "Dear Sir."
Dates: 1921 Feb 10

Herman W. Liebert manuscript collection

Call Number: GEN MSS 237
Overview: The Liebert Autograph Collection contains chiefly British (as well as other European and American) historical and literary manuscripts and autographs, including items by James Boswell, Jr., Sir Joseph Banks, Marie Corelli, Eugene V. Debs, Camille Pissarro, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Thomas Henry Huxley, Samuel Johnson, Ouida, and Alfred Tennyson. The Liebert Correspondence consists of letters written to Liebert by Ian Fleming, Beverly Nichols, John Cowper Powys, and Thornton Wilder.
Dates: 1604-1987