Eden Phillpotts papers

Eden Phillpotts papers

Dates: 1887-1949

Holographs, typescripts, printed matter, photographs, and newspaper clippings (in part photocopies). Collection includes correspondence, reviews, articles, theatre programs, playbills and miscellaneous papers relating to Phillpott's career. Also includes an index of his poetry and an annotated bibliography of his works. Among the papers are an allegory, "The Row in Our Village"; a holograph poem, "Our Heritage"; and the novel, "His Brother's Keeper," in the author's own hand. Photographs show bust portrait of Eden Phillpotts; landscape view of Dartmoor, England; landscape view of Toybridge; and picture of Chasford Church, Dartmoor.

  • Extent: 2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Phillpotts, Eden, 1862-1960
  • Call Number: MSS 1458
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602; http://sc.lib.byu.edu/
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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Conditions of Use
It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Papers must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: MSS 1458; Eden Phillpotts papers; 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: MSS 1458, LTPSC.
Acquisition Information
Purchased; Betram-Rota; 1975-1976.
Other Finding Aids
File-level inventory available online. http://files.lib.byu.edu/ead/XML/MSS1458.xml
Subject Terms
Phillpotts, Eden, 1862-1960; Phillpotts, Eden, 1862-1960--Bibliography; Authors, English; Books--Reviews; Dartmoor (England)--Photographs; Dramatists, English; Material Types; Poets, English; Scrapbooks; Theater--Reviews
Genre / Form
Bibliographies; Indexes; Letters; Photographs; Theater programs
Appraisal Information
19th Century Western and Mormon Manuscripts.
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Finding Aid Title
Phillpotts (Eden) papers
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Garrett Schroath
Finding Aid Creator
This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-07-08T12:27-0600
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Biographical History

English novelist, playwright and poet.

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Ryan Lee
Curator - 19th Century Western & Mormon Manuscripts