Lilly Library Manuscript Collections


The Shakespear family mss., 1825-1944, consist of the correspondence and papers of the British Shakespear and Tucker families. The Shakespears are the fraternal relations of Dorothy Shakespear Pound, (Mrs. Ezra Pound), while the Tucker family is that of her mother, Olivia (Tucker) Shakespear.

Also see the Guide to the Collections: Ezra Pound

Collection size: 700 items

NOTE: Access to this collection requires advance notice. Please contact the Curator of Manuscripts for additional information.

For more information about this collection and any related materials contact the Public Services Department, Lilly Library, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN 47405. Call (812) 855-2452 or send an email using our Ask a Question form.