University of Texas at Austin

Powys Family Collection:

An Inventory of Their Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Harry Ransom Center
Title: Powys Family Collection
Dates: circa 1860s-1962, undated
Extent: 12 boxes (5.04 linear feet)
Abstract: Includes manuscripts and letters by or to various members of the Powys Family, chiefly Philippa Powys (1886-1962), William Ernest Powys (1888-1978), Littleton Albert Powys (1840-1879), and Littleton Charles Powys (1874-1955). In addition to other members of the Powys family, correspondents include Gerald Brenan, Robinson Jeffers, and Sylvia Townsend Warner among others. (The Center holds separate collections of manuscripts for John Cowper Powys, Llewelyn Powys, and Theodore Francis Powys.)
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-3319
Language: English, French
Access: Open for research. Researchers must create an online Research Account and agree to the Materials Use Policy before using archival materials. 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

Processed by: Joan Sibley and Apryl Voskamp, 2014 Note: This finding aid replicates and replaces 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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