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Collection Overview

Squire, Ann
Anne Squire Correspondence
Manuscripts Division
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1889-1920 (mostly 1900-1920)
1 box and 0.2 linear feet
Storage Note:
  • ReCAP (scarcpxm): Box 1


Consists of primarily of letters to Anne Squire from literary figures and friends.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

The collection consists primarily of selected letters to Anne Squire from literary figures and friends. Most of the letters are undated. There are eight letters from the novelist and poet Amélie Rives, dating between 1903 and 1906. Other correspondents include William Cohen, Frederick King, and Arthur Merrick. There are also several letters from unidentified authors. Also included is a manuscript poem (3 pp.) presumably written by Squire, titled "Dedicated to Misther [sic.] McMiller," bearing the note "The Aldine Hotel, Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, September 14th, 1900."


The collection is organized by date.

Collection Creator Biography:

Squire, Ann

It is possibe that this Anne Squire is the same as the "Ann Squire" who was a friend of John Butler Yeats in New York City. That "Ann" has been described as a successful interior decorator.

Collection History


Material was purchased in December 1953 .

AM 14788.


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

Folder inventory added by Nicholas Williams '2015 in 2012.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research use.

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:

Anne Squire Correspondence; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184
Storage Note:
  • ReCAP (scarcpxm): Box 1