University of Texas at Austin

James Laver:

An Inventory of His Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Laver, James, 1899-1975
Title: James Laver Collection
Dates: 1921-1967, undated
Extent: 7 document boxes (2.94 linear feet), 1 galley folder (gf)
Abstract: Includes primarily manuscripts for works by James Laver, an English author, art historian, and museum curator who was widely known as an expert on costume and fashion history.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-2397
Language: English
Access: Open for research. Part or all of this collection is housed off-site and may require up to three business days' notice for access in the Ransom Center's Reading and Viewing Room. Please contact the Center before requesting this material:

Administrative Information

Acquisition: Purchases, 1964, 1967 (R2039, R3699)
Processed by: Joan Sibley and Jamie Hawkins-Kirkham, 2012 Note: This finding aid replicates some 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.

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