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Letters, an autograph, and a portrait, 1889-1891

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 47-48
Identifier: Vault MSS 2


  • 1889-1891


Conditions Governing Access

Originals restricted. Photocopies for patron use.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Biographical / Historical

Editor of "Harper's Magazine."

Biographical / Historical

Handwritten and signed letters, addressed to John Brisben Walker (1847-1931), and composed on "Harper & Brothers' Editorial Rooms. Franklin Square, New York" stationary. Alden declines an invitation, says he is too busy to meet a commitment, discusses articles he plans to publish, and mentions some of the authors he knows: Cynthia B. Tucker and Katherine Pearson Woods.

Biographical / Historical

Also included is an autograph of Alden and a portrait of him probably clipped from a magazine.


7 items (11 pages) ; 25 x 17 cm and smaller

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