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Joseph Quincy Adams Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: WHC-M-700

Scope and Contents

Professor. A commonplace book (1654) by James Gough with typescript; inventories (1870–1918) of the rare book collections of Henry Stevens of Barnet, Vermont, and Joseph Quincy Adams; personal correspondence (1882–1911) of E. J. Doggett, of Bristol, England, regarding rare book collecting; and an inventory (n.d.) of rare books at the University of Oklahoma Libraries.


  • 1654-1918

Conditions Governing Access

Open for public research.


.10 ft.

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Ownership and Custodial History

Purchased from Joseph Quincy Adams.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Papers: Source of acquisition--Adams, Joseph Quincy. Method of acquisition--Purchase; Date of acquisition--1928.
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Repository Details

Part of the Western History Collections Repository

630 Parrington Oval
Room 300
Norman Oklahoma 73019 United States