Inventory of the Howard Vigne Sutherland Papers

Sara Gunasekara
Department of Special Collections
General Library
University of California, Davis
Davis, CA 95616-5292
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Creator: Sutherland, Howard V. (Howard Vigne), b. 1868
Title: Howard Vigne Sutherland Papers
Date (inclusive): 1901-1910
Extent: 0.8 linear feet
Abstract: Howard Vigne Sutherland, playwright, journalist, and poet, authored Jacinta, a California idyll and other verses (1900); Bigg's bar, and other Klondyke ballads (1901); Songs of a city (1904); Idylls of Greece, 3 series (1908-1914); and Out of the North (1913), among other works. The collection contains manuscripts of some of his works as well as several clippings about Sutherland and his writings.
Physical location: Researchers should contact Special Collections to request collections, as many are stored offsite.
Repository: University of California, Davis. General Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
Davis, California 95616-5292
Collection number: D-274
Language of Material: Collection materials in English.

Biography

Howard Vigne Sutherland was born in Cape Town, South Africa on August 3, 1868, the son of Thomas and Sophy (Fairbridge) Sutherland. He was a playwright, journalist, and poet who authored Jacinta, a California idyll and other verses (1900); Bigg's bar, and other Klondyke ballads (1901); Songs of a city (1904); Idylls of Greece, 3 series (1908-1914); and Out of the North (1913), among other works.

Scope and Content

The collection contains nine manuscripts of Sutherland's works which appear to have been written while Sutherland lived in Denver, Colorado. Also included is one folder of clippings about Sutherland and his works.

Arrangement of the Collection

The collection is arranged in two series: Manuscripts and Clippings.

Indexing Terms

The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Sutherland, Howard V. (Howard Vigne), b. 1868--Archives
American drama

Access

Collection is open for research.

Processing Information

Sara Gunasekara processed this collection and created and encoded this finding aid.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Howard Vigne Sutherland Papers, D-274, Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis.

Publication Rights

Copyright is protected by the copyright law, chapter 17, of the U.S. Code. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections, General Library, University of California, Davis as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.

Collection Contents

 

Series 1. Manuscripts 1901-1910

Physical Description: 9 folders

Scope and Content Note

Contains manuscripts of several of Sutherland's works.
Arranged alphabetically by title.
Box 1:1

Acis and Galataea 1907 April 14

Box 1:2

Idylls of Greece 1908 July

Box 1:3

Idylls of Greece, second series undated

Box 1:4

Iphis and Anascarete (changed to Melas and Anaxe) 1908

Box 1:5

The Lesser Evil: a Play 1910

Box 2:1

Oeme and Oeonus 1908

Box 2:2

Procris and Cephalus 1901 January 3

Box 2:3

Prote: A Tragedy 1909

Box 2:4

The Women Who Could: A Play With a Purpose 1910 July 1

Box 2:5

Series 2. Clippings undated

Scope and Content Note

Contains clippings about Sutherland and his works.