University of Texas at Austin

Lafcadio Hearn:

An Inventory of His Collection at the Harry Ransom Center

Creator: Hearn, Lafcadio, 1850-1904
Title: Lafcadio Hearn Collection
Dates: 1879-1953, undated
Extent: 2 boxes (.84 linear feet), 1 galley folder (gf)
Abstract: Includes manuscripts and letters written by the international writer Lafcadio Hearn, best known for his books about Japan. The bulk of the manuscripts concern Japan, including two notebooks recording Hearn's thoughts, impressions, readings, and understanding of Japan.
Call Number: Manuscript Collection MS-1890
Language: English and Japanese
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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