Arthur Machen, 1863-1947
Literary File, Photography Collection

196 items (2 boxes)

Acquisition: Internal transfers
Access: Open for research
Processed by: Susan McClellan, 2006
RLIN Record ID: None

Table of Contents

Scope and Contents
Item List
Index of Photographers

Scope and Contents

The Arthur Machen Literary File consists of 196 items, which include portraits of Machen alone and with others as well as views of Machen's residences. An index at the end of this guide lists photographers whose work is featured in this file. Further descriptions of some items are available in a card catalog in the repository.

This file forms a part of the Literary File Collection, which is comprised of photographs and albums withdrawn from the libraries and/or papers of literary figures, and generally include portraits and images collected by or of those figures.

Item List

Container Accession / P No. Description
PH:LF:Machen, A., Box 1 P1A-P1B, P2A-P2F, P5A-P5D, P6A-P6B, P7-P8, P9A-P9C, P10A-P10B, P11A-P11C, P12A-P12B, P13-P16, P17A-P17B, P18-P19, P20A-P20C, P21A-P21E, P22A-P22B, P23-P26, P27A-P27B, P28A-P28E, P29-P31Chiefly portraits of Machen, alone and with others.
PH:LF:Machen, A., Box 1 P35-P52Views of Machen's residences.
PH:LF:Machen, A., Box 2P53-P85, P86A-P86F, P87Views of Machen's residences (P53-P81), Amersham (P82-P85), and Machen's grave (P86A-P86F); portrait of Machen (P87).
PH:LF:Machen, A., Box 2P88-P119, P120A-P120B, P121A-P121B, P122-P125, P126A-P126B, P127-P132, P133A-P133C, P134-P135, P136A-P136B, P137Photographic reproductions (negatives) of title pages of Machen's books.
PH:LF:OV Box, Small P24Photographic reproduction of brown chalk portrait of Machen by Fytton Armstrong (i.e., John Gawsworth).
PH:LF:Albums:Machen, A.[was P32] 23 items (15 black-and-white photographic prints, 8 photomechanical prints) collected by John Gawsworth according to manuscript note (1 leaf, tipped in at front), which also gives identification for 30 items (blank spaces where items 2 and 11-16 should be).

Index of Photographers

Belton, Bee--P87
Crawford, Roy W.--P17A-P17B

Arthur Machen Literary File Finding Aid
(Last modified: 21 June 2007)

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