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Stuart B. Schimmel collection of Augustus Hare papers and drawings, 1854-1909

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#1129
Bib ID 4078347 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Schimmel, Stuart B.
Title Stuart B. Schimmel collection of Augustus Hare papers and drawings, 1854-1909
Physical Description 1 box (1 box and 5 oversize items in Mapcase)
Language(s) English .
Other Finding Aids

Legacy Finding Aid with detailed correspondence list

Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Arrangement

Arrangement

Cataloged.

Description

Summary

Correspondence, manuscripts, and drawings of Hare and his family. His letters concern the writing and publishing of his books and his many social relationships. There are the autograph manuscripts of the announcement of his book "Shropshire" and of his autobiographical essay "The Hare with Many Friends", as well as five original pencil and wash drawings of buildings in France, Germany, and Switzerland used as illustrations in his popular travel books. There are also several devotional manuscripts by other members of the Hare family.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Other Finding Aids

Legacy Finding Aid with detailed correspondence list

Restrictions on Access

This collection is located on-site.

This collection has no restrictions.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. The RBML maintains ownership of the physical material only. Copyright remains with the creator and his/her heirs. The responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Stuart B. Schimmel collection of Augustus Hare papers and drawing; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Hare Papers and Drawing Processed HR 10/--/85.

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Drawings (visual works) Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Travel -- Guidebooks Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note

Biographical sketch

Augustus John Cuthbert Hare, 1824-1903, artist and author of many travel books and memoirs.