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Sarah Bridge Graves collection

 Collection
Identifier: 0155

Collection Scope and Content

This collection consists of published articles, published and unpublished poetry, drawings by Graves, as well as mineral specimens. The collection also contains biographical material, correspondence to Dorothy Healy and publishers, and photographs of Graves.

Dates

  • 1942-1989, undated

Creator

Access

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

For permission to reproduce or publish, please contact the Curator of the Maine Women Writers Collection.

Biographical/Historical Note

Poet, teacher, rock-hunter, and children's book author, Sarah Bridge Graves settled in Saco in 1934. She published three books for children, including "The Short-Tailed Whale" (1949), a book of poems about the wonder of nature. Graves published articles on gemstones throughout the 60s and 70s in specialized magazines such as Rock & Gem.

Extent

.25 linear feet (13 folders, box of mineral specimens)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

This collection is organized as a single series. Arranged by subject.

Title
Guide to the Sarah Bridge Graves collection, 1942-1989, undated
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Maine Women Writers Collection Repository

Contact:
Abplanalp Library
University of New England
716 Stevens Avenue
Portland Maine 04103 United States