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Letters and manuscripts of English and American authors collected by Gilvarry. Included are a letter from Arnold Bennett, London, 1923, to Miss Renard; a poem "The Sea Bird to the Wave" by Padraic Colum, 1916; an essay of D.H. Lawrence, 1926?; a letter from Ezra Pound, London, ca. 1914, to Seumas O'Sullivan; a letter from George Santayana, Rome, 1927, to E.W. Titus; and a photograph with signature of Herman Melville, New York, 1885.
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Identification of specific item; Date (if known); James Gilvarry literary letters and manuscripts; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Address--Gilvarry, James. Date of acquisition--1980. Accession number--M-80: Purchase price--Gift.
Gift of James Gilvarry, 1980; 1981; 1983.
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Cataloged Christina Hilton Fenn 06/--/89.
May 2023 PDF/folder descriptions replaced with full finding aid, YH
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