Guide to the Jean W. Lander collection, 1850s-1890s

Jean W. Lander C0118


Published by George Mason University Libraries

Contact Information:

Fenwick Library (2FL)

George Mason University

Fairfax, Virginia 22030-4444

USA

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Email: speccoll@gmu.edu

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Descriptive Summary

Repository George Mason University. Special Collections Research Center.
Creator J. M. (Jean Margaret) Lander, 1829-1903
Title Jean W. Lander collection
Date 1880s-1890s
Physical Characteristics 0.5 linear feet
Abstract This collection contains around twenty hand-written letters from Jean Lander and others.
Collection number C0118
Language English

Biographical Information

Jean Margaret Davenport Lander was a well-known 19th century actress. Born in England, she made her home in Washington, D.C., following her marriage to Fredrick W. Lander in 1860. She performed in plays in both the United States and Europe.

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Scope and Content

This collection contains around twenty hand-written letters from Jean Lander and others.

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Arrangement

Organized by subject.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open to research.

Use Restrictions

There are no restrictions.

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Related Material

Special Collections Research Center also holds two other 19th century collections, the Milton Barnes papers and the Alexander Haight family collection.

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Index Terms

Persons:

Lander, J. M. (Jean Margaret), 1829-1903.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Jean W. Landers collection, Collection #C0118, Special Collections Research Center, George Mason University Libraries.

Acquisition Information

Donor unknown.

Processing Information

Processed by Special Collections Research Center staff. EAD markup completed by Eron Ackerman and Jordan Patty in August 2009.

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Contents List

An electronic box inventory is unavailable. Please contact speccoll@gmu.edu for more information.
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