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George Augustus Sala letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1244

Scope and Contents

Five handwritten and signed letters and three pages of manuscript. One document describes the itinerary of a North American tour. Four letters are personal and discuss dinner engagements and Sala's anger at an acquaintance. Two pages of manuscript are autobiographical, detailing Sala's travels in the latter 1850's The last leaf of manuscript is an essay on the Greek philosopher Democritus.

Dates

  • 1862-1884

Creator

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

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 George Augustus Sala letters must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.

Biographical Note

British art critic.

Extent

6 items (8 leaves)(0.05 linear ft.)

Custodial History

Purchased in 1980.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased; 1980.

Appraisal

19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
Title
Register of George Augustus Sala letters
Status
In Progress
Author
Benjamin Sipes
Date
2010 August 5
Description rules
Appm
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

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