Special Collections and Archives

Elizabeth Whitcomb Houghton Collection,
1897-1939


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Abercrombie, Lascelles, Letters to John Drinkwater, 1910-1931
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Brooke, Rupert
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Letters from and concerning Brooke to Maurice and Ellen Browne, 1914-1915
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Letter to Clement C. Cotterill, 6 August 1908
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Letters to Erica Cotterill, 1904-1911
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Letters to John Drinkwater, 1912-1915
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Letters to E.A. Jones, 1914
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Letter and Postcard to Harold Munro, 1911-1912 
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Letter to his Mother, 1914
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10
Letters to Albert Rothenstein, ca.1913

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Brooke, Rupert (continued)
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Letter to Edward Shanks, 1913
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Postcards to Jack C. Squire, 1911, n.d.
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Letters to Edward Thomas, 1910, n.d.
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14
"Sonnet Reversed," Poem written on a postcard sent to F. M. and F. C. Cornford, 1911
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15
All Suddenly the Wind Comes Soft, Poem [set to music by Alan Burr], 1925
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16
The Bastille," Poem, 1905
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The Cambridge Magazine, 23 and 30 November 1912
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18
Clippings on his Death, 1915
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19
"Lithuania," Typescript of the Play, 1915

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Brooke, Rupert (continued)
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Minute Book of the Fabian Society, 1906-1913
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Photographs, 1913, n.d.
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Poems, Marked Proof Sheets, 1911
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4
The Pyramids, Poem, 1904
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5
Smith’s Latin-English Dictionary (one of Brooke’s textbooks)
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6
Success," Poem Handwritten in Pencil, n.d.
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1-2
Gibson, Wilfrid Wilson, Letters to John Drinkwater, 1911-1932
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3-4
Marsh, Sir Edward Howard, Letters to John Drinkwater, 1912-1931

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Aldington, Richard
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5
"Killed in Action," Corrected Typescript and Proof, ca. 1929-1930
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"Victory," Corrected Typescript and Corrected Proof, 1929, ca. 1929
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7
Bacon, Peggy, Mystery at East Hatchet, Corrected Typescript, 1939
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1
Ballou, Jenny, Spanish Prelude, Corrected Typescript, 1936
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2
Bates, Ralph,"They Required of Us a Song," Manuscript of Short Story  published in Harper’s Magazine, 1939
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Blunden, Edmund
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3
Letters, 1924-1926
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Manuscript Poems, n.d.
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5
Bromfield, Louis, England, A Dying Oligarchy, Handwritten and Typed Manuscripts, Proof Galleys, and Pamphlet, 1939

 

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Chase, Mary Ellen, A Goodly Fellowship, Manuscript in 5 Notebooks, 1939
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Coppard, A. E.
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9
"The Deserter," Manuscript, 1936
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10
Autograph, 1929
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De La Mare, Walter
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11
Letters to "Adams," 1929
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12
Letters to John Drinkwater, 1911-1931, n.d.
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13
Drinkwater, John, Letter to "Miss Gray," 27 May 1922
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1
Ferber, Edna, A Peculiar Treasure, Corrected Typescript, 1939
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2
Flecker, James Elroy, Letter to "Dear Sir," 7 July 1913

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Gosse, Edmund, Letters to Augustus Jessopp and "Dorothea," 5 May 1897, 22 August 1918
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Graves, Robert, Letters to Martin Secker and Arnold Bennett, 1919-1927, n.d.
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5
Heyward, Du Bose, Porgy; Typescript, 1924
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Housman, A. E., Letters to John Drinkwater, 1917-1930
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Joyce, James, Letters to John Drinkwater, 20 September 1928, n.d.
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Kilmer, Joyce
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8
Letters to Thomas Walsh, 20 July 1914, 2 September 1914
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9
"Stars," Manuscript Poem, 1913
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10
Lawrence, T. E., Letters, 1923-1930
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11
Lindsay, Vachel, Letters to John Drinkwater, 1919-1931

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12
Lowell, Amy, Letters to John Drinkwater, 1919-1925
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Macmechan, Archibald, Note (Handwritten) on Canadian Literature, n.d.
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Millay, Edna St. Vincent
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14
"Lines for a Grave Stone," Worksheet, n.d.
5
15
"On Hearing a Symphony of Beethoven," Handwritten and Typed Manuscripts, n.d.
5
16
"She Wore a Pair of ...," Worksheets, n.d.
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1-4
Mora, Constancia de la, In Place of Splendor," Corrected Typescript, ca. 1939
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Morley, Christopher, Letters, 5 February 1927, n.d.
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O'Flaherty, Liam, "Galway Bay," Manuscript, n.d.
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Powys, Theodore Francis, Letter to "Mr. Schwartz," 30 January 1931

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Robinson, Edwin Arlington, Letters, 1927, n.d.
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Sassoon, Siegfried,
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Letters to John Drinkwater, 1916-1927
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12
"Mammoniac Ode," Manuscript, 1931
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14
"Vigils," Bound Collection of Handwritten Poems, 1934
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Spanish Civil War Documents
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15
Cunard, Nancy, "Grapes in the Ruins," Typescript, 1938
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Renn, Ludwig (Pseudonym of A.F.Vieth von Golssenau), Untitled Manuscript of Speech, September 1937
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Renn, Ludwig, "Why Does a Pacifist Defend Madrid?," Manuscript, October 1937
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Thompson, Dorothy, "On the Record: Women and Children First," Typescript, 1937

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Unidos Venceremos, Typewritten and Hand-Illustrated Copy of Trench Paper of the 3rd Battalion of the 12th International Brigade, 1938
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Van Paasen, Pierre, Days of our Years, Corrected Typescript, 1938
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Walpole, Hugh
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"Bachelors," Typescript, n.d.
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Letters to Simon Nowell Smith and S. Ellis, 20 February 1926,  20 October 1931
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Webb, Mary Gladys Meredith
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Letters to "Mr. Dakers" (literary agent), 1917, 1920
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"The Thornless Rose: A Carol for Peace," Handwritten and Illustrated Poem and Christmas Card, n.d.
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28
West, Rebecca, Letter to "Dear Sir," 5 August, no year