Thomas Nelson Page Papers
Scope and Contents
This collection includes four letter: Feb. 20, l904, Page to Samuel Graham (framed) on a social matter, and March 27, 1909, Lord Wolseley to Page in gratitude for being lent Nelson's book and praising Lee; September 30 and October 19, 1878 from Page to J. G. Steel on a business matter. It also includes a visitor's book, 1885-1899; Page's dinner party record from 1913-1919, while he was U. S. Ambassador to Italy. Additionally, it includes revised pages from the first edition of Page's book, Robert E. Lee, man and soldier, which was originally titled Robert E. Lee, the southerner, drafts, two corrected galley proofs and two uncorrected duplicate proofs.
- Inclusive 1878-1910
- Wolseley, Garnet Wolseley, Viscount (Correspondent, Person)
- Steel, J. G. (Correspondent, Person)
- Graham, Samuel L. (Samuel Lyle) (Correspondent, Person)
Conditions Governing Use
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1.5 Linear Feet
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Visitor's book, 1885-1899 gift of Thomas Nelson Page.
Letter from Lord Wolseley to Thomas Nelson Page gift of Rosewell Page.
Letter from Page to Samuel J. Graham gift of Mrs. Samuel J. Graham.Dinner party record gift of Dr. Henry Field.
- Page, Thomas Nelson (Person)
- Page, Rosewell (Person)
- Henry, Field (Person)
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