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James Branch Cabell papers, 1919-1922

Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.: MS#0180
Bib ID 4078573 View CLIO record
Creator(s) Cabell, James Branch, 1879-1958 ; Untermeyer, Louis, 1885-1977
Title James Branch Cabell papers, 1919-1922
Physical Description 0.5 linear feet (1 box)
Language(s) English .

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Annotated proofs and a letter, including proof copies, extensively revised for publication, of Cabell's GALLANTRY (short stories) and THE JEWEL MERCHANTS (a play) and a letter to a Mr. Hagerup about his works. Also, a signed typescript of Louis Untermeyer's introduction to GALLANTRY; and two letters from Cabell to Henry Blake Fuller.

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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); James Branch Cabell papers; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.


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Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Fairleigh Dickinson University Library, 1982.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Farleigh Dickinson University Library. Method of acquisition--Gift; Date of acquisition--1982. Accession number--M-82.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Processing Information

Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 04/14/89.

Subject Headings

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical / Historical

Novelist, historian.