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Gerard Manley Hopkins, 1844-1889
Literary File, Photography Collection

17 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 Gerard Manley Hopkins Literary File consists of 17 photographs, which are chiefly portraits of Hopkins and members of his family. 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This file forms a part of the Literary File Collection, which is comprised of photographs and albums withdrawn from the libraries and/or papers of literary figures, and generally include portraits and images collected by or of those figures.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:Hopkins, G. M.


Item List

Accession / P No. Description
P1-P2Portraits of Hopkins, 1856.
P3 Portrait of Hopkins at age 14.
P4A Carte-de-visite of Hopkins, Feb. 1863.
P4B-P4CPortraits of Hopkins at about age 18 (P4B) and at age 30 (P4C).
P5 Cabinet card portrait of Hopkins' father, Manley Hopkins.
P6Portrait of Hopkins' mother, Kate Smith Hopkins.
P7-P8 Portraits of Hopkins' brothers, Everard (P7) and Cyril (P8).
P9-P10Portraits of Hopkins' sisters, Grace (P9) and Milicent (P10).
P11 Portrait of Hopkins' "Aunt Fanny / of Blunt House" (inscription on mount verso).
P12-P13 Portraits of Hopkins' aunt, Maria Giberne (née Smith).
P14Portrait of Hopkins' uncle, Judge George Giberne, "who photographed him" (inscription on image verso).
P15Portrait of Edgar Giberne, July 1871.


Index of Photographers

Giberne, George, d. 1876--P1-P3, P4B
Hills & Saunders--P4A
York House Studio--P5


Gerard Manley Hopkins Literary File Finding Aid
(Last modified: 9 November 2007)

Reference queries to: photography@hrc.utexas.edu

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