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Hughes, Mary Anne
Mary Anne Hughes Letters to J. T. J. Hewlett
Manuscripts Division
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1 box and 0.2 linear feet
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Firestone Library (mss): Box 1


Consists of letters by Mary Anne Hughes to nineteenth-century English novelist J. T. J. Hewlett.

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection contains thirty-one signed autograph letters (mostly undated) by Hughes to J. T. J. Hewlett, English author of Peter Priggins and other works. There are two additional letters by Hughes, including one to R. H. Barham, author of the Ingoldsby Legends.

Collection Creator Biography:

Hughes, Mary Anne

Hughes, as evidenced in these letters, was a friend of various English literary figures of the nineteenth century.

Collection History


Purchased from Richard M. Ford in December 2008 (AM2009-70).


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

Folder Inventory added by Hilde Creager (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:

Mary Anne Hughes Letters to J. T. J. Hewlett; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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Firestone Library
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Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
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Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1