|Rare Book & Manuscript Library|
At a Glance
Selected materials cataloged; remainder arranged.
Letters, copies of photographs, printed materials and exhibit labels relating to Edith Wharton, 1862-1937, American novelist and short story writer, best known for such works as "Ethan Frome" (1911) and "The Age of Innocence" (1920). A collection of printed works by and about Wharton given by Mrs. Haverstick is cataloged in Rare Books.
2002 Bequest: Letters by G.W. Cable, Henry James (1879-1947), Jean Stafford, and Eudora Welty, as well as files relating to Ellen Glasgow, Henry James, Edith Wharton, and misc.
Using the Collection
Rare Book and Manuscript Library
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.
Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Iola S. Haverstick collection of Edith Wharton materials; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.
Ownership and Custodial History
Gift of Iola S. Haverstick, 1988.
Bequest of Iola S. Haverstick, 2002.
About the Finding Aid / Processing Information
Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Papers processed HR 07/19/2002.
Formerly known as the Iola S. Haverstick papers.
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