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William Makepeace Thackeray:

An Inventory of His Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863
Title: William Makepeace Thackeray Collection
Dates: 1830-1931, undated
Extent: 3 boxes (1.26 linear feet)
Abstract: Includes manuscripts of writings, drawings, and letters by and about the Victorian English novelist William Makepeace Thackeray. Also present are many original sketches and drawings by Thackeray, as well as illustrations by Joseph Clayton Clarke, better known as Kyd. Among the correspondents are George Cruikshank, William Charles Macready, John Reagan, John Ruskin, and several family members, including his mother Anne Becher Thackeray Carmichael-Smyth and his daughter Anne Thackeray Ritchie.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-4193
Language: English, French, Italian
Access:

Open for research




Processed by:

Joan Sibley and Sara Saastamoinen, 2012

Note: This finding aid replicates and replaces information previously available only in a card catalog. Please see the explanatory note at the end of this finding aid for information regarding the arrangement of the manuscripts as well as the abbreviations commonly used in descriptions.

Repository:

The University of Texas at Austin, Harry Ransom Center