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Finding Aid for the Willard S. Morse Collection of Material About Bret Harte, 1850-1935
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Excerpts from Periodicals By Bret Harte. no.1

Physical Description: (7 items. In an open end case)
Box 1

1. Baby Sylvester.

Box 1

2. A Belle of Canada City.

Box 1

3. A Blue Grass Penelope.

Box 1

4. The Conspiracy of Mrs. Bunker.

Box 1

5. Cressy.

Box 1

6. An Episode of Fiddletown.

Box 1

7. A First Family of Tasajara.

 

Excerpts from Periodicals By Bret Harte. no.2

Physical Description: (4 items. In an open end case)
Box 1

1. Gabriel Conroy.

Box 1

2. In a Hollow of the Hills.

Box 1

3. In the Carquinez Woods.

Box 1

4. The Young America Condensed Novel [The Hoodlum Band].

Note

See Also: Boxes 2-5.
Box 1

Photograph of Bret Harte, signed by Harte.

Physical Description: 27.5 × 22cm., framed.
 

Stories, Poems, and Articles By Harte Extracted from Periodicals. Arranged Alphabetically By Title

Box 2

A - G.

Box 3

H - M.

Box 4

N - T.

Box 5

U - Z.

Box 5

Dealer catalogs and related correspondence with Willard S. Morse.

 

In Memoriam Bret Harte. Contains Art and Life, by George Sterling. San Francisco: A.M. Robertson. 1920

Physical Description: (3 items)
Box 5

The Bret Harte Trail. 1922.

Box 5

Great Register, San Francisco County. July 1867.

Physical Description: Photostat.
Box 5

Program, Union Square Theatre. September 4, 1876, for Harte's play Two men of Sandy Bar.

Physical Description: Photostat.
 

Overland Monthly. September 1902. Bret Harte Memorial Number.

Physical Description: 2 copies (4 items)
Box 5

5 photographs of Harte's play Salomy Jane.

Physical Description: Postcard size.
Box 5

Excelsior [poem], by Harte. New York. [1879].

Box 5

Deacon Jones' experience [poem], by Harte. Cleveland. 1874.

Box 5

Plain Language... Heathen Chinee, by Harte. Set of 9 cards.

Physical Description: Facsimile Reprints.
Box 5

Pierotti, Ermete, 1833- . Nomenclature des rues, impasses, passages... de Paris... Paris: Charles Noblet [1878].

Physical Description: 66pp. and map.

Note

Ex libris: Bret Harte.
Box 5

Pictures of Bret Harte and related subjects. Includes some original photographs.

Physical Description: ca. 75 items.
Box 6

Book reviews of Harte's publications, clipped from various periodicals and newspapers. 1866-1934.

Box 7

Newspaper clippings about Bret Harte. 1872-1934.

 

Harte's Columns in:

Box 7

The Californian. 1864-1866.

Box 7

The Christian Register. 1866.

Box 7

The Golden Era. 1857-1863.

Box 7

The Northern Californian. 1859-1860.

Box 7

San Francisco News Letter & California Advertiser. 1867.

Box 7

The Springfield Republican. 1866.

Box 7

Stewart, George Rippey, 1895- . A bibliography of the writings of Bret Harte in the magazines and newspapers of California (1857-1871). Berkeley. 1932.

Physical Description: 63 leaves. Typescript.

Note

Published by the University of California Press, 1933.
 

Articles About Bret Harte Clipped From Periodicals. Arranged Alphabetically By Periodical

Box 8

A - O.

Box 9

P - Y.

Box 9

Illustrations for Harte stories clipped from periodicals. Arranged alphabetically by periodical. B - W.

Box 10

Catalogue of Willard S. Morse's Bret Collection (first editions, manuscripts, etc.).

Physical Description: Typescript. 4 volumes.
Box 11

Lists of books by and about Harte, by Willard S. Morse.

Physical Description: 2 vol. Typescript.
Box 11

Clippings relating to the Pony Express. 1904-1935, collected by Willard S. Morse.

Note

No Bret Harte Material.
Box 12

Items by and about Bret Harte.

Physical Description: Negative photostats.

Note

Positive copies of these items appear in their appropriate place in the Collection.
Box 13

Pictures of Bret Harte, including original photographs.

Physical Description: 38 items. In a green cloth case, 38 × 27.5cm.