Maurice Baring collection
Scope and Contents
This finding aid encompasses accessions of single manuscripts and small groups of manuscripts and other papers, by or pertaining to Maurice Baring, acquired by the library from a variety of sources. Materials incorporated into the collection prior to October 1997 have been organized into four series: Series I, Gift of L. D. C. (Lady Diana Duff Cooper), Series II, Gift of Elizabeth Hudson , Series III, Gift of Halsted B. VanderPoel , and Series IV, Additional Materials , which consists of papers acquired from various sources.
- 1891 - 1939
Conditions Governing Access
The materials are open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
The Maurice Baring 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. Source information is recorded in series level notes. For further information, consult the appropriate curator.
0.8 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
Language of Materials
Includes letters from Baring to Eugénie Strong, 1900-1939, and a carbon of one letter from Strong to Baring, 1925; corrected typescript of "The Coat Without Seam"; corrected proofs of "The Song of the Nameless", with manuscript poem; corrected typescript of "Passages from Three Notebooks"; manuscript volume labeled: "French Parodies and Russian Exercises"; manuscript volume of various poems labeled "Sonnets and Lyrics"; and corrected typescript and manuscript of "A Luncheon Party".
This finding aid was produced from previously existing cards in the Manuscripts Catalog. All pertinent bibliographical information has been retained. This finding aid will be updated periodically to account for new materials that may be added to the collection. The date of the most recent update is noted on the title page. For information on material that may have been added since the last update, please consult the Public Service Desk.
- Guide to the Maurice Baring Collection
- Under Revision
- by Beinecke Staff
- October 1997
- Description rules
- Beinecke Manuscript Unit Archival Processing Manual
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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