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Tryon, Kate Allen

 Person

Found in 32 Collections and/or Records:

Kate Tryon collection

 Collection
Identifier: 0374
Collection Scope and Content

This collection includes newspaper articles, catalogs from a 1972 exhibit of Tryon's work, and a number of paintings by Tryon. Maine Women Writers Collection also holds a copy of the 2-volume Adventures in the vale of the white horse and 14 books by Richard Jefferies from Tryon's personal library. Jefferies titles are all rebound in green with gold-embossed lettering on the spine. A biographical sketch is found in the Sylvia Tryon papers.

Dates: 1928-1974

Sylvia Tryon collection

 Collection
Identifier: 0384
Collection Scope and Content

This collection contains a biographical sketch of her mother, Kate Tryon; correspondence focusing on her mother and the Tryon gift to the college; a manuscript of her play, Christmas at Castlewood; published poetry; descriptions of her mother's paintings and Jefferies quotations to accompany them.

Dates: 1912-1979