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John Cecil Moore:

An Inventory of His Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Moore, John Cecil, 1907-1967
Title: John Cecil Moore Collection
Dates: 1929-1966, undated
Extent: 17 document boxes (7.14 linear feet), 2 galley files (gf)
Abstract: John Cecil Moore was a British author and conservationist whose books celebrated rural village life while warning about the threat of technological advances. This collection contains manuscripts and letters from Moore to literary agent, A.D. Peters.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-2895
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: reference@hrc.utexas.edu.

Acquisition: Purchases, 1961-1971 (R898, R1124, R1611, R2088, R2299, R4815, R5549)
Processed by: 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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