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Arthur Conan Doyle:

Photography Collection Literary File at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir, 1859-1930
Title: Arthur Conan Doyle Literary File
Dates: 1900-1927, undated
Extent: 804 photographs
Abstract: The Arthur Conan Doyle Literary File consists of 804 photographs (438 loose prints, 356 prints in 8 albums, and 10 glass negatives), many of which are portraits of Doyle and/or his second wife, Jean Leckie. There are also numerous spirit photographs.
Call Number: Photography Collection PH-00281
Language: English
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The Arthur Conan Doyle Literary File consists of 804 photographs (438 loose prints, 356 prints in 8 albums, and 10 glass negatives), many of which are portraits of Doyle and/or his second wife, Jean Leckie. There are also numerous spirit photographs. Formats include cabinet cards, cartes-de-visite, and stereographs. An index at the end of this guide lists photographers whose work is featured in this file. Further descriptions of some items are available in a card catalog in the repository.