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Powys, Llewelyn, 1884-1939. Two albums containing about 60 tipped-in articles by Llewelyn Powys on literary subjects and book reviews by him of travels in Africa or explorers in Africa for such magazines as Dial, Nation, Freeman, New Republic and newsp...

Catalog Data

Collection Creator:
Train, Russell E., 1920-2012  Search this
Russell E. Train Africana Collection (Smithsonian. Libraries)  Search this
2 Volumes (Albums (books); Articles, 8 x 10.5 in.)
Item M126
Archival materials
1923 - 1926
Scope and Contents note:
Powys' comments on the books about African exploration and hunting are frequently caustic. The albums were apparently kept by Powys himself. The articles are dated 1923-1926.
General note:
Cloth-backed albums, with ruled paper. M126 is the accession number in the Russell E. Train inventory list of the Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History.
Collection Rights:
The collection is housed in the Joseph F. Cullman 3rd Library of Natural History, which is open to researchers Monday through Friday in the afternoons, from 1:30 to 5:00 p.m.; morning visits are by appointment only. Please call (202) 633-1184 or email for an appointment.
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