Contents and Arrangement

Notes on American literature (summary), dates not examined

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection consists of correspondence, subject files, notes, and other materials relating to Johnson's teaching, research, and writings, primarily concerning Emily Dickinson and Edward Taylor. Included are photostatic copies and transcripts of Edward Taylor's poetry in the Yale University Library, together with correspondence and notes by Johnson, gathered in preparation for Johnson's edition of The Poetical Works of Edward Taylor (1939). In addition, there are essays and notes on American literature, a small selection of printed material, and an assortment of diplomas.

Collection History

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open for research use.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

Notes on American literature (summary); Thomas H. Johnson Papers, C0468, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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