Guide to the Emlyn Metcalf Gill Letters, 1917-1918
Collection number: MS 101
About Emlyn Metcalf Gill, 1862-1918
Emlyn Metcalf Gill, born in Walpole, N.H., was a sportman and writer.
About the Emlyn Metcalf Gill Letters
Five letters written by Emlyn Gill. Gill wrote three of the letters to Eugene V. Connett, sports writer and founder of the Derrydale Press. They rail against “worm fishing” and present a case for dry-fly fishing as opposed to wet-fly methods. The other two letters, one of which concerns Connett, are addressed to Alfred Stoddart.
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[Identification of item], Emlyn Metcalf Gill Letters, 1917-1918, MS 101, Milne Special
Collections and Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.
Purchased: Oinonen Book Auction, May 25, 1994 (Accession number: 94.030)