Contents and Arrangement

1920 February 8, 1920 February 8

1 folder

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information


Arranged by genre of material.

Collection History

Custodial History

The collection was formed as a result of a departmental practice of combining into one collection manuscript material of various accessions relating to a particular author.


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Karla J. Vecchia in 2001. Finding aid written by Karla J. Vecchia in 2001.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

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.

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:

1920 February 8; John Butler Yeats Collection, C0672, Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Storage Note:
  • Firestone Library (mss): Box 2

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The manuscript "A Painter on Painting," found in draft form in the collection (see Box1, Folder 1), was printed in The Seven Arts (April, 1917), pp. 677-80 (see Box 20, Folder 1). The most comprehensive biography of Yeats is Prodigal Father: The Life of John Butler Yeats (1839-1922) (Ithaca: Cornell University Press, 1978) by William Murphy.

Bellinger, Martha Fletcher, b. 1870
Caughey, Mary Tower Lapsley.
Dix, Eulabee, 1878-1961
Quinn, John, 1870-1924
Sloan, John, 1871-1951
Squire, Ann
Yeats, John Butler, 1839-1922
Yeats, John Butler, 1839-1922