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Guide to The Alfred C. Berol Collection of Lewis Carroll
1845 - 1993
 MSS 057

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Collection processed by Chatham Ewing, October 1997 - February 1998

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on August 27, 2012
Description is in English.

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Creator: Berol, Alfred C., (collector)
Title: Alfred C. Berol Collection of Lewis Carroll
Dates: 1845 - 1993
Abstract: The Alfred C. Berol Collection of Lewis Carroll is one of the pre-eminent collections of Lewis Carroll (a pseudonym of Charles L. Dodgson) materials in the United States. It contains his correspondence, manuscripts (firsts, autographed copies, presentation copies, and proofs), drawings, and photographs. It also contains drawings by his foremost illustrators John Tenniel and Harry Furniss. Additionally, there is a wide cross section of ephemeral materials related to Lewis Carroll which illustrate his work's contemporary and ongoing cultural impact, as well as, Alfred C. Berol's correspondence and notes on the provenance of the materials in the collection.
Quantity: 7.0 linear feet (15 boxes)
Call Phrase: MSS 057