Department of Special Collections
Washington University Libraries
Washington University in St. Louis

Finding-Aid for the Maugham Collection (WTU00271)

Finding aid prepared by:
Special Collections Staff

Summary Information
Title: Maugham Collection
Creator: Maugham , William Somerset , 1874-1965 , British author.
Call number: WTU00271
Call number: [Accession: 1248]
Language: English

Access and Use:

Laid in Strictly Personal [essays] Adler Collection.

Access Restrictions:

Collection is open to research.

Processing Information:

Processed: January, 1971 HH

Contents List
box-folder   5/Maugham  
1954-1964. Clippings (11 items.)   
Scope: Clippings from newspapers hailing the 80th and 90th birthdays of W. Somerset Maugham; reviews of late essays and recounting personal incidents, including financial settlement with daughter, Lady John Hope, in dispute over nine impressionist paintings and report that the author wished all his personal correspondence destroyed at his death.