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University of Chicago Library

Guide to John Burroughs, The Flight of Birds 1920

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Descriptive Summary

Title:

Burroughs, John. The Flight of Birds

Dates:

1920

Manuscript Number:

Crerar Ms 164

Size:

26 p. (28.5 cm.)

Repository:

Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.

Abstract:

Includes holograph draft of "The Flight of Birds," later published in The Atlantic, vol. 126, pages 279-82, (1920). Also includes clippings and a letter from Edwin Carlile Litsey to Burroughs, 1920 May 13.

Information on Use

Access

Open for research. No restrictions.

Citation

When quoting material from this collection, the preferred citation is: Burroughs, John, The Flight of Birds, Crerar Ms 164, Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library

Scope Note

I) Holograph draft of Burroughs, "The Flight of Birds," later published in The Atlantic, vol. 126, pages 379-82, (1920); II) Two clippings from The New York Times, June 1920; III) Letter from Edwin Carlile Litsey to John Burroughs, May 13, 1920, T.L.S. All material tipped into album of heavy cream paper. Ex libris: [Probably collection of Octave Chanute]. Bound in blue cloth.

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Subject Headings

INVENTORY

Crerar Ms 164