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Squire, Ann
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Anne Squire Correspondence
Manuscripts Division
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1889-1920 (mostly 1900-1920)
1 box and 0.2 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1


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

Collection Description & Creator Information


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.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

Folder inventory added by Nicholas Williams '2015 in 2012.

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:

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

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