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James Whitcomb Riley letters

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 635

Scope and Contents

Contains five handwritten and signed letters to John M. and Mary Jameson Judah. The letters discuss travel and lecture plans of Mr. Riley and arrangements to stay at the Judah's home.

Dates

  • 1880-1894

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.

Conditions Governing Use

It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from James Whitcomb Riley letters must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical / Historical

American poet whose poems idealize the people of pioneer and postpioneer times.

Extent

1 folder (0.02 linear ft.)

Language

English

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of James Whitcomb Riley letters
Status
Completed
Author
Rose Frank
Date
2011 October 28
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English in Latin script.

Repository Details

Part of the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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Brigham Young University
Provo Utah 84602 United States