Contents and Arrangement

Reading Company, circa 1885-1948

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Arrranged alphabetically by correspondent.

Collection History


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Judith Golden in 1988. Finding aid word-processed and upgraded by Traci Ballou in 2005.

Boxes 334-339 in Series 10: Additional Papers were processed by Holly Mengel with folder inventory added by Nicholas Williams '15 in 2013.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. To cite or publish quotations that fall within Fair Use, as defined under U. S. Copyright Law, no permission is required. For instances beyond Fair Use, it is the responsibility of the researcher to determine whether any permissions related to copyright, privacy, publicity, or any other rights are necessary for their intended use of the Library's materials, and to obtain all required permissions from any existing rights holders, if they have not already done so. Princeton University Library's Special Collections does not charge any permission or use fees for the publication of images of materials from our collections, nor does it require researchers to obtain its permission for said use. The department does request that its collections be properly cited and images credited. More detailed information can be found on the Copyright, Credit and Citations Guidelines page on our website. If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us through the Ask Us! form.

Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

For preservation reasons, original analog and digital media may not be read or played back in the reading room. Users may visually inspect physical media but may not remove it from its enclosure. All analog audiovisual media must be digitized to preservation-quality standards prior to use. Audiovisual digitization requests are processed by an approved third-party vendor. Please note, the transfer time required can be as little as several weeks to as long as several months and there may be financial costs associated with the process. Requests should be directed through the Ask Us Form.

Credit this material:

Reading Company; Harrison S. Morris Papers, C0003, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
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Existence and Location of Copies

Some of the manuscripts in this collection have been published. The following were published by J. B. Lippincott of Philadelphia: In the Yule-Log Glow (1892), Madonna and Other Poems (1894), Martial Notes (1929), Masterpieces of the Sea (1912), A Mosaic, Tales from Shakespeare (1893), and Tales from Ten Poets (1893). Also published were: Confessions in Art (N.Y.: Sears, 1930), A Duet in Lyrics (published privately by Harrison S. Morris with co-author John Arthur Henry, 1883), Hannah Bye (Phila.: Penn Publishing Co., 1920), The Landlord's Daughter (Phila.: Penn Publishing Co., 1923), Lyrics and Landscapes (N.Y.: The Century Co., 1908), Odes (published privately by Harrison S. Morris, 1938), and Walt Whitman (Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1929).

Related Materials

The papers of Morris's wife, Anna Wharton Morris, are available at the Friends Historical Library at Swarthmore College.

Corcoran Gallery of Art.
Albright Art Gallery (Buffalo, N.Y.)
St. Louis Art Museum
National Academy of Design (U.S.) (1828-1997)
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston‏
New York University. Hall of Fame
Pennsylvania academy of the fine arts
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892.