Scope and Content
Title: John Houghton Allen Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1955-1962
Collection number: 864
Creator: Allen, John Houghton
1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: Collection consists of typescripts of manuscripts by John Houghton Allen presented to Lawrence Clark Powell as well as two
letters from Allen to Powell.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department
of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Restrictions on Use and Reproduction
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library,
Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright,
are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of
the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the
copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC
Regents do not hold the copyright.
Restrictions on Access
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.
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Provenance/Source of Acquisition
Gift of Dr. Lawrence Powell, 1965.
[Identification of item], John Houghton Allen Papers (Collection 864). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young
Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.
The collection consists of essays, novels, short stories and an anthology of poetry written by John Houghton Allen and presented
to Lawrence Clark Powell.
Scope and Content
Collection consists of typescripts of manuscripts by John Houghton Allen presented to Lawrence Clark Powell. Includes An anthology
of poetry (privately printed for Allen),
Essays in Biography: Four Latin American Studies,
The Hardest Game,
The Old Harry and Other Stories, and
Tales of the Border. Also includes two letters from Allen to Powell.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Manuscripts for publication.