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Richard Jefferies Collection (VMF087), 1916-1948

Collection Overview

Title: Richard Jefferies Collection (VMF087), 1916-1948

Predominant Dates:1916-1948


Creator: Jefferies, Richard (1848-1887)

Extent: 10.0 Items

Date Acquired: 08/04/1978

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Miscellaneous clippings, programs, announcements, and correspondence relating to Jefferies and the celebration surrounding the centenary of his birth.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Open

Use Restrictions:

Users of the collection must read and agree to abide by the rules and procedures set forth in the Materials Use Policies.

Providing access to materials does not constitute permission to publish or otherwise authorize use. All publication not covered by fair use or other exceptions is restricted to those who have permission of the copyright holder, which may or may not be Washington University.

If you wish to publish or license Special Collections materials, please contact Special Collections to inquire about copyright status at (314) 935-5495 or spec@wumail.wustl.edu. (Publish means quotation in whole or in part in seminar or term papers, theses or dissertations, journal articles, monographs, books, digital forms, photographs, images, dramatic presentations, transcriptions, or any other form prepared for a limited or general public.)

Acquisition Method:

Originally laid in Jefferies' Land by Richard Jefferies. DA690 S98 J4 1896a

Accession number 1479

Preferred Citation: Name of the Collection, Washington University Libraries, Department of Special Collections

Processing Information: Processed August 1978

Box and Folder Listing

Item 1: Stonehenge [essay] by Frances Anne Collins, 1916: JuneAdd to your cart.
Printed pamphlet, 4 pages
Item 2: Writer Who Loved the Country: Richard Jefferies [essay] by W. Hazell. Clipping from the Co-operative News, 1947: March 8Add to your cart.
Item 3: Eric Harris to Samuel Looker, 1947: September 29Add to your cart.
Typed letter signed, 2 pages
Item 4: Samuel Looker to Eric Harris, 1947: October 2Add to your cart.
Autograph letter signed, 2 pages
Item 5: Eric Harris to Samuel Looker, 1948: March 10Add to your cart.
Typed letter signed [carbon], 1 page
Item 6: Samuel Looker to Eric Harris, 1948: September 18Add to your cart.
Autograph letter signed, 2 pages
Item 7: The Associated Booksellers of Great Britain and Ireland, London Branch Associates. Announcement of a lecture by Samuel Looker in honor of the centenary of Richard Jefferies, 1948: NovemberAdd to your cart.
Printed sheet, 1 page
Item 8: English Association, Worthing Branch. In Memory of Richard Jefferies...: Centenary Commeration [program], 1948: November 6Add to your cart.
2 pages
Item 9: Clipping from unidentified newspaper concerning Jefferies centenary tribute, 1948: November 7Add to your cart.
Item 10: Phoenix House Ltd., London. Advertising flyer for Chronicles of the Hedges [collection of essays] by Jefferies and The Jefferies Companion [compilation] by Samuel LookerAdd to your cart.
Printed sheet, 2 pages