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Finding Aid for the Henry Raup Wagner Papers, ca. 1940-1956
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Box 1, Folders 1-10

Correspondence and papers.

Physical Description: (Approximately 100 pieces)

Scope and Content Note

Correspondence with the University Library concerning Hubert Howe Bancroft; ephemera and recollections of Robert Ernest Cowan.
Box 2, Folders 1-8

Wagner, Henry Raup. [ Bibliography of British economics, 1499-1799]. n.p. n.d.

Physical Description: (600 leaves, typescript carbon)

Scope and Content Note

An unpublished bibliography.

Note

Gift of Ruth Frey Axe, 1983.
 

Ruth Axe Collection of Henry Raup Wagner

Scope and Content Note

[Manuscripts, correspondence (ca. 1950-1956), research notes, and printed material regarding Henri Ternaux-Compans]

Note

Gift of Ruth Frey Axe, 1982/83.
Box 3, Folder 1

Correspondence re Ternaux.

Physical Description: (6 leaves)
Box 3, Folder 2

Henri Trenaux: Collector, Historian, Bibliographer. By Henry R. Wagner.

Physical Description: (Typescript with corrections)
Box 3, Folder 2

Part 1.

Physical Description: (25 leaves and cover sheet)
Box 3, Folder 2

Part 2: “Henri Ternaux's Account of his Journey to Panama and Bogatá in 1829.”

Physical Description: (pp.26-47)

Note

“Copy sent to Mme. Hermite, Sept. 17, 1952”
Box 3, Folder 2

Another copy of Part 2.

Physical Description: (pp.27-45, typescript with holograph corrections in pen and pencil)

Scope and Content Note

Also, 1p. excerpt with holograph corrections in pencil.
Box 3, Folder 3

Vargas, Juan de. The Adventures of Don Juan de Vargas, recounted by Himself. Translation forom the French by Blanche Collet Wagner.

Physical Description: (94 leaves, typescript)

Scope and Content Note

Also, correspondence (1p.) the Wagners from M de la Ronciere.
Box 3, Folder 3

Part 1: “Of the Author's Birth and his First Years - He was Born in 1507.”

Physical Description: (54 leaves)
Box 3, Folder 3

Part 2: “Journey of the Author in Germany in 1548.”

Physical Description: (40 leaves)
Box 3, Folder 4

The Adventures of Don Juan de Vargas, recounted by Himself. Translation forom the French by Blanche Collet Wagner.

Physical Description: (114 leaves, typescript)

Note

“Translated from the Spanish of an unpulished manuscript by Charles Navarin - Paris 1853.”
Box 3, Folder 5

Miscellaneous materials.

Physical Description: (Pieces not counted)

Scope and Content Note

Includes Ternaux bibliography, excerpts from B. Wagner's translation of The Adventures of Don Juan de Vargas . . ., article on Ternaux, and “My notes and old stuff.”
Box 3, Folder 6

Catalogue des Livres et Manuscripts de la Bibliotheque de Feu M. Raetsel... Paris: Silvestre. 1856

Physical Description: (3 leaves, photostat)
Box 3, Folder 7

Portrait of Ternaux.

Box 3, Folder 8

Correspondence of Mme. Hermite and H. Wagner. 1952-1954

Physical Description: (21 pieces)

Note

“Correspondence of Mme. Hermite, Ternaux' granddaughter and author of the Guanabara book.”
Box 3, Folder 9

The Published Writings and Translations of Henri Ternaux Compans. By Henry R. Wagner. June 1956

Physical Description: (35 leaves, typescript)
Box 3, Folder 9

The Writings and Translations of Henri Ternaux Compans. By Henry R. Wagner. June 1956

Physical Description: (33 leaves, typescript with inserts)
Box 4

Books and Pamphlets

Box 4

Ternaux-Compans, Henri. Underrättolse om Den Fordna Svenska Kolonien i Norra Amerika. Stockholm: Ecksteinska Boktryckeriet. 1844

Physical Description: (41pp.)
Box 4

Goff, Frederick R. “Peter Force.” 1950

Physical Description: (16pp.)

Note

Separate from the Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America (vol.44, first quarter).
Box 4

Torres Gonçalves. [2 articles]. Rio de Janeiro, 1951.

Physical Description: (27pp.)

Scope and Content Note

  • 1. Orient et Occident.
  • 2. Paix, et non “apaisement”.
Box 4

Paltsits, Victor Hugo. Proposal of Henry Stevens for a “Bibliographia Americana” to the year 1700, to be published by the Smithsonian Institution. 1942

Physical Description: (20pp.)

Note

Separate from the Papers of the Bibliographical Society of America (vol.36, fourth quarter).
Box 4

Raeders, Georges. “Henri Ternaux Compans (1807-1864).”

Note

Separate from the Revista da Universidade Catolica de Sao Paulo, vol.9, (March 1956). pp.51-64.
Box 4

Oliva, Anello. Histoire de Perou, pas le P. Anello Oliva. Paris: P. Jannet. 1857

Physical Description: (128pp.)

Scope and Content Note

Translated de l'espagnol sur le manuscrit inedit, par M. H. Ternaux Compans.
Box 4

Ternaux-Compans, Henri. Voyages, Relations et Memoires Originaux pour Servir a l'Histoire de la Decouverte de l'Amerique. Paris: Arthus Bertrand. 1838

Physical Description: (392pp. Hard-cover edition)
Box 4

Ternaux-Compans, Henri. Voyages, Relations et Memoires Originaux pour Servir a l'Histoire de la Decouverte de l'Amerique. Paris: Arthus Bertrand. 1838

Physical Description: (312pp. Paper-bound copy)
Box 4

Man, H. de. Jacques Coeur; Argentier Du Roy. Paris: Tardy. 1951

Physical Description: (270pp.)
Box 4

3. New York (City) Public Library. Bulletin (vol.56, no.10). October 1952

Scope and Content Note

Entire issue. Includes 2 typescript letters to H.R. Wagner inserted.

Note

In folder.
Box 5, Folders 1-3

Manuscripts, Typescripts, Photostats, etc.

Box 5, Folder 1

List - “Miscellaneous manuscripts.”

Physical Description: (6 leaves, photostat)
Box 5, Folder 2

Guanabara la superbe. Relates to Ternaux.

Physical Description: (pp.238-256, photostat)
Box 5, Folder 3

Books relating to America. 1493-1700

Physical Description: (16 leaves, photostat)
Box 5, Folder 3

Rich, O. Catalogue of a Collection of Manuscripts Principally in Spanish, Relating to America, in the possession of O. Rich. London: Printed by William Bowden. n.d.

Physical Description: (25 leaves, photostat)
Box 5, Folder 3

U.S. 20th Congress, 1st session. House. Manuscripts and printed books in possession of Obadiah Rich (Report no.37). December 27, 1827

Physical Description: (13 leaves, photostat)
Box 5, Folder 3

Bill of sale: “John Carter Brown. Bought of Henry Stevens.” London. March 3, 1846

Physical Description: (13 leaves, photostat)