University of Texas at Austin

Cornhill Magazine:

An Inventory of Its Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Cornhill Magazine, 1860-1975
Title: Cornhill Magazine Collection
Dates: 1840-1909, undated
Extent: 3 boxes (1.26 linear feet), 1 oversize folder (osf)
Abstract: Includes manuscripts and letters sent to Cornhill Magazine, the Victorian literary journal established by publisher George Murray Smith in 1860. Some proofs date from William Makepeace Thackeray's term as its first editor; his son-in-law Leslie Stephen took charge from 1871-1882. Some correspondence to Stephen concerns the beginnings of the Dictionary of National Biography.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-0932
Language: English
Access: Open for research

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Processed by: Joan Sibley and Jamie Hawkins-Kirkham, 2011 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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