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John Henry Newman Portrait Print and Letter

 Collection — Box: GTM Shared Box 5 (Letter), Folder: 10
Identifier: GTM-20230608

Scope and Contents

One printed reproduction of a portrait drawing of John Henry Newman by George Richmond and one short handwritten letter by Newman, dated 1877.


  • 1877


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Conditions Governing Use

Researchers are solely responsible for determining the copyright status of the materials being used, establishing who the copyright owner is, locating the copyright owner, and obtaining permission for intended use.


0.1 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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Custodial History

The items were purchased from the Vineyard Haven Thrift Shop on Martha's Vineyard by V.V. Harrison in 2011. For more information, see:

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Lee Child, in honor of her sister, V.V. Harrison, 2023.

Processing Information

The items were matted in a picture frame when donated. The items were removed from the frame and rehoused in an archival-quality folder.

John Zarrillo
Language of description
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Repository Details

Part of the Georgetown University Manuscripts Repository

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