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Series II: Personal Correspondence, Dates 1885-1937

Call Number: YCAL MSS 42, Series II

Scope and Contents

Series II, Personal Correspondence, is arranged alphabetically by surname of correspondent. With the exception of prominent persons (and letters from Edith Wharton), correspondents with fewer than three letters have been placed in "Letter" general files. The series combines correspondence both to and from Edith Wharton.


  • Dates 1885-1937

Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection: The materials are open for research.


3.5 Linear Feet (8 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


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