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Bret Harte Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-92-23

Content Note

The American author and poet Bret Harte, best known for his stories about California, wrote the two letters in the collection. One is to Edward J. Moffat of the American consulate in Scotland and the other to Enlgish author Wemyss Reid.

Dates

  • 1882 - 1890

Literary Rights

Literary rights were not granted to Wichita State University. When permission is granted to examine the manuscripts, it is not an authorization to publish them. Manuscripts cannot be used for publication without regard for common law literary rights, copyright laws and the laws of libel. It is the responsibility of the researcher and his/her publisher to obtain permission to publish. Scholars and students who eventually plan to have their work published are urged to make inquiry regarding overall restrictions on publication before initial research.

Extent

0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased from Sotheby's, 1989

Processing Information

KJC, 1992-02-19; JEF, 1998-04-27

Title
Bret Harte Papers
Author
KJC; JEF
Date
1992-02-19; 1998-04-27
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Wichita State University Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
Special Collections and University Archives
Wichita State University Libraries
1845 Fairmount
Wichita KS 67260-0068