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Allen, Elizabeth Akers, 1832-1911

 Person

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Collection of Elizabeth Akers Allen Materials

 Collection
Identifier: ALLEN-1
Scope and Contents

This collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, and first publications of Maine writer, Elizabeth Akers Allen. The bulk of the collection consists of manuscripts and published writings written by Allen between 1846 and 1906. The collection also contains correspondence, an Autograph book, clippings, and a few photographic prints.

Dates: 1845 - 1911

Collection of Kate Douglas Wiggin Materials

 Collection
Identifier: WIGGIN-1
Scope and Contents

This collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, and first publications of the writer Kate Douglas Wiggin. The bulk of the collection consists of letters written by Wiggin to various correspondents between 1890 and 1922. The collection also contains manuscript items of varying length, clippings, published writings, and a few photographic prints.

Dates: 1893 - 1917

Collection of Philip Bourke Marston Materials

 Collection
Identifier: MARSTON-1
Abstract

The collection contains correspondence from the 1880s and one undated manuscript.

Dates: 1880 - 1885

Collection of Robert Underwood Johnson Materials

 Collection
Identifier: JOHNSON-1
Abstract

Collection contains correspondence (some tipped into poetry volumes) to American literary figures in late nineteenth to early twentieth century and one typed manuscript.

Dates: 1890 - 1937; 1890 - 1937

Collection of Thomas Bailey Aldrich Materials

 Collection
Identifier: ALDRICH-1
Abstract

The collection contains correspondence and other materials that document Aldrich's life and work, primarily dating from the 1870s to the early 1900s.

Dates: 1857 - 1917

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Subject
Poetry 3
American Literature -- Women Authors 2
Manuscripts 2
Newspaper clippings 2
Photographs 2

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