Size: 0.2 linear ft. (20 items on partial microfilm reel)
Summary: One letter from Phillips Brooks to Partridge, 1887; loose drafts of Partridge's poems; an essay, "The Actor's Profession"; a typescript of a book of Partridge's poems; clippings about his sculpture; a clipping of his poem "Henry Irving"; and galley proofs of an untitled poem by Henry Austin dedicated to James Gillespie Blaine.
Sculptor, author, and poet; Saratoga, N.Y.
Donated 1965 by Mrs. Jacob B. Shohan.
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Microfilm reel 98 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
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William Ordway Partridge papers, 1887-1957. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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