Clinton M. Harbison papers, 1957-1961

Descriptive Summary

Title
Clinton M. Harbison papers, 1957-1961
Creator
Harbison, Clinton M.
Extent
.1 cubic ft.
Subjects
Harbison, Clinton M.--Library.
Townsend, John Wilson, 1885-1968.
Book collecting.
Private libraries--Kentucky--Lexington.
Book collectors--Correspondence.
Arrangement
Arrangement is chronological.
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Bibliophile, lawyer.
Scope and Content
This collection consists primarily with letters Harbison wrote to John Wilson Townsend concerning books and other materials Harbison wanted to buy for his library. Also included are some letters from Townsend. The materials date from April 17, 1957 to December 15, 1961.

Restrictions on Access and Use

Conditions Governing Access
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