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Special Collections & Archives

2 E. South St.
Galesburg, IL 61401
309-341-7392
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Bookfellows Collection
English Literary Documents
Literary Manuscript Collection

Scope Notes: This collection was created by the Order of Bookfellows, a literary society founded by George S. Seymour (1878-1945) and Flora Warren Seymour (1888-1948). The collection was donated to the college in 1952. The collection includes letters, documents, photos and drawings by or related to such individuals as John Galsworthy, G.B. Shaw, Richard Sheridan, Thomas Moore and many others.

Collection range: 1679-1929
Collection size: 7.5
Donor: Order of Bookfellows