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Series I: Correspondence, 1878-1958

Call Number: YCAL MSS 100, Series I

Scope and Contents

Series I, Correspondence, is organized into three subseries: General Correspondence, Family Correspondence, and Other Correspondence. General Correspondence is arranged alphabetically. Letters from correspondents not listed individually may be found in "letter" general files. Family Correspondence is listed according to the relationship with Henri: parents first, brother second, etc. Letters to members of the family from others are placed after all the listings of Henri's correspondence with family members.


  • 1878-1958


Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection:

The materials are open for research.

Restricted Fragile Papers in boxes 34-35 may only be consulted with permission of the appropriate curator. Preservation photocopies for reference use have been substituted in the main files.


7.9 Linear Feet (19 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

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