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Harison, Leonard
Harison Collection of Mark Twain Miscellanea
Manuscripts Division
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1 box and 0.2 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1


Consists of various items collected by Leonard Harison relating to Mark Twain, including correspondence of Madeline Sinsheimer Block with Clara Gabrilowitsch (Twain's daughter), Harper's souvenir issue (1905) of Twain's 70th birthday, two Twain commemorative calendars (1910-1911), The Bookman's Twain issue of June, 1910, and a copy of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1904) inscribed by Twain in 1905.

Collection Description & Creator Information


Consists of miscellanea collected by Leonard Harison relating to Mark Twain, including souvenir magazine issues and commemorative calendars.

Collection Creator Biography:

Harison, Leonard

"Mark Twain" was the pen name of Samuel Langhorne Clemens, an American humorist, lecturer, and author.

Collection History


This collection was the gift of Mrs. Leonard Harison in 1985.


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

Folder inventory added by Nicholas Williams '2015 in 2012.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing 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:

Harison Collection of Mark Twain Miscellanea; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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