Literary Pamphlet Collection

Identifier: MSS.0800

  • Staff Only

Scope and Contents

The Literary Pamphlet collection contains 36 pamphlets based on various authors and issue by multiple publishers.


  • 1869 - 1936

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

This collection may be viewed only in the reading room of Special Collections in the Jean and Alexander Heard Library. Collections should be requested 2-3 days prior to visiting in order to facilitate easier access. For questions or to request a collection, contact


.42 Linear Feet (1 Hollinger)

Language of Materials



The Literary Pamphlet Collection contains 36 small pamphlets based on various authors from the American and European literary traditions.


Folders were kept in original order. There are 36 folders containing one pahmphlet each.

Physical Location

Special Collections & Archives

Finding Aid for the Literary Pamphlet Collection
In Progress
Jill E. Anderson
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Vanderbilt University Special Collections Repository

Special Collections Library
1101 19th Ave. S.
Nashville TN 37212 United States


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