Contents and Arrangement

Howard Corning Transcripts of Audubon's Letters, 1831-1835

1 volume

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Collection Description & Creator Information

Collection History


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Processing Information

Original processing information unknown. Biography written by Alyxandra Cullen, '09. The finding aid was revised by Kelly Bolding in 2020.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions Governing Use

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Credit this material:

Howard Corning Transcripts of Audubon's Letters; John James Audubon Collection, C0006, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Existence and Location of Copies

Publications: Audubon's Ornithological Biography (Edinburgh: A. Black, 1831-1839) and Viviparous Quadrapeds of North America (New York: J. J. Audubon, 1845-1848); Letters of John James Audbon, edited by Howard Corning (1930).


The following sources were consulted during preparation of biographical note: Encyclopedia Britannica Online.

Audubon, John-James, 1785-1851
Audubon, Lucy Green Bakewell, 1787-1874
Rice, Howard C. (Howard Crosby), 1904-1980