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Maurice Henry Hewlett, 1861-1923
Literary File, Photography Collection

53 items

Acquisition: Internal transfers
Access: Open for research
Processed by: Mary Foster and Susan McClellan, 2006
RLIN Record ID: None


Table of Contents

Scope and Contents
Item List
Index of Photographers

Scope and Contents

The Maurice Henry Hewlett Literary File consists of 53 photographic prints, most of which are portraits of Hewlett and others. 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.

This file forms a part of the Literary File Collection, which is comprised of photographs and albums withdrawn from the libraries and/or papers of literary figures, and generally include portraits and images collected by or of those figures.

*All items are located at PH:LF:Hewlett, M. H.


Item List

Accession / P No.     Description
P1A-P1GSeven cabinet card portraits of Hewlett as a young man, including three variant poses from one occasion (P1A-P1D) and two from another (P1E-P1G); P1C-P1D and P1F-P1G are duplicates.
P23/4 left profile portrait of Hewlett wearing a golf cap.
P3 Mounted 3/4 left profile portrait of Hewlett, hands in pockets.
P4A-P4BDuplicate 3/4 left profile cabinet card portraits of Hewlett.
P5A-P5B, P6A-P6B Mounted 3/4 right profile, bust portraits of Hewlett (two pairs of duplicates).
P7 Mounted 3/4 left profile, bust portrait of Hewlett (same image as P4A-P4B).
P8A-P8CThree variant portraits of Hewlett standing in a doorway, with a cigarette in a holder.
P9A-P9BContact prints of Hewlett seated on a porch, wearing a hat.
P10A-P10C Portraits of Hewlett seated on porch steps.
P11-P17Snapshots of Hewlett.
P18Signed 3/4 right profile, bust portrait of Hewlett.
P19 Image of Hewlett standing in a doorway with an unidentified man.
P20-P25Snapshots of Hewlett with unidentified people.
P26 Cabinet card portrait of an unidentified man (Hewlett's grandfather?).
P27-P30 Portraits of an unidentified woman and children (Hewlett's wife and children?).
P31Photographic reproduction of a painting; originally accompanied the script of The King's Son (concerning Phillip II, King of Spain).
P32-P34 Two variant photographic postcards (P32-P33) and another view (P34) of Elm Tree Farm, West Wittering.
P35-P38 Contact prints of unidentified places.
P39Mounted photogravure of Hewlett, made from an original photograph by Alvin Langdon Coburn, removed from More Men of Mark, 1922.


Index of Photographers

Bassano, Alexander--P1A-P1G
Beresford, G. C. (George Charles)--P5A-P5B, P6A-P6B
Blomfield, J. H.--P26
Coburn, Alvin Langdon, 1882-1966--P39
Elliott and Fry (Firm)--P3, P4A-P4B, P7
Hoppé, E. O. (Emil Otto), 1878-1972--P18
Lacoste (Madrid, Spain)--P31
Pictorial Press--P19


Maurice Henry Hewlett Literary File Finding Aid
(Last modified: 9 November 2007)

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