Brooke Lambert Papers
Scope and Contents
The papers of Brooke Lambert are comprised of letters written to him between 1860 and 1901. Most of the papers are signed, holograph letters. Letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent, then chronologically. Topics range from pulpit freedom to women's suffrage and colonialism to the welfare of orphans and the poor. The correspondents include such people as William Boyd Carpenter, Edward Denison, Richard Holt Hutton, Mark Pattison, William Stubbs, Archibald Campbell Tait, and Anthony Wilson Thorold.
- 1860 - 1901
- Majority of material found in 1880-1900
- Lambert, Brooke (Person)
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This collection is open for research.
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0.25 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
English clergyman and social reformer. Made up of letters written to Lambert over a forty year time span dealing with issues such as women's suffrage, the welfare of the poor and orphaned, colonialism, pulpit freedom, etc.
AV materials moved to IRA Cool Storage
Method of Acquisition
The University of Iowa Libraries purchased these papers in 1970.
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