- Scope and Contents
This finding aid encompasses accessions of single manuscripts and small groups of manuscripts and other papers, by or pertaining to H. M. Tomlinson, which the library has chosen to group and list as an artificial collection. Materials incorporated into the collection prior to July 1997 have been organized into three series. Series I consists of materials that were gifts of James T. Babb, 1942-1968. Series II consists of materials that were a gift of Harper & Brothers. Series III consists of additional materials acquired by gift and purchase from various sources.
- Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
Restricted Fragile Papers, in box 6 and cold storage, may only be consulted with permission of the appropriate curator. Preservation photocopies and copy prints for reference use have been substituted in the main files.
- Conditions Governing Use
The Henry Major Tomlinson Collection is the physical property of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, consult the appropriate curator.
- Immediate Source of Acquisition
Ongoing collection of documents acquired by gift and purchase from various sources. Type of accession (gift or purchase) and date of acquisition is noted in the box-and-folder list. For further information, consult the appropriate curator.
- 2.8 Linear Feet (6 boxes)
- Related Names
- Tomlinson, H. M. (Henry Major), 1873-1958
- Language of Materials