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Collection Scope and Content The A. Carman Clark Papers contain diverse material types: diary/journals covering 30 years; manuscript, draft and printed columns, articles and books; research files composed of clippings, notes, and correspondence; extensive correspondence; information on memberships, awards, teaching and conferences; and memorabilia including photographs, school papers and her typewriter. Audiovisual materials and books have been removed to their respective general collections.
Dates: 1917-2005; Majority of material found within 1960-2003
Collection Scope and Content The letters from Burnell to her mother are handwritten in phonetic English with many traditional misspellings. In most cases, a typed transcription including the misspelled words accompanies the letter. The topics of the letters include visits from neighbors, the importance of rest, chopping firewood, and how difficult it is to write when tired.
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes two letters and a photograph.
Collection Scope and Content This collection consists entirely of correspondence as original letters and their typed transcriptions. The more than 200 letters cover the years between 1860 and 1892. Almost all of the letters were written by Abbie Shapleigh and directed to her children, her daughter receiving the large majority of them, her siblings, her husband, and Mrs. Thorpe. Abbie Shapleigh traveled extensively--her letters from the Poland Spring House in Poland Spring, Maine reference the curative powers of the spring...
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes biographical notes, correspondence, news clippings, and typescripts.
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes family correspondence, postcards, property deeds, Pinkham family genealogy and a photograph of the Beede home.
Dates: 1837-1985, undated; Majority of material found within 1878-1926
Collection Scope and Content Includes correspondence with MWWC, lecture and articles.
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes biographical info, full issues of Letter Magazine 1943-47, and articles and booklets.
Dates: 1923-1984, undated
Collection Scope and Content Includes correspondence.
Dates: 1906-1914, undated
Collection Scope and Content Contains an obituary.
Collection Scope and Content This collection consists of a 433-pp. typescript of Beattie's novel Falling in Place (1981), with the author's inscription on the title page, and a collection of personal correspondence from Beattie to Burt Britton from 1976-1996. Included among the 100 items are letters, postcards, greeting cards, telegrams, collages, drawings, clippings, photographs, place cards and ephemera, most of which were posted from Beattie's home in Charlottesville, VA, as well as from Maine and places to which she...
Dates: 1976-1996; undated
Collection Scope and Content Includes original correspondence.
Collection Scope and Content The majority of the collection material consists of Stephens' published works in periodicals of her time, including an 1859 open letter to Victor Hugo. Also included are one manuscript poem, a bibliography of her published pieces in The Ladies Companion, 1838-1839, and a piece combining biographical information and literary criticism of Ann Stephens written in 1880.
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes several folders of Barrows' notes and drafts of lectures on the subject of demonstration lectures. Also included are some of Barrows' published articles and other ephemeral material on the topic of home economics education. There is correspondence between family members, a number of Barrows' vital records (birth certificate, will, etc.), and material relating to Barrows' interest in gardening, antiques, and rare books. The collection includes over 30 original...
Collection Scope and Content Includes correspondence and an article.
Collection Scope and Content The collection includes manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, articles, playbills and personal papers. The first series consists of unpublished poetry, college plays, speeches, notes, and manuscripts of published works. The second series includes correspondence with family, friends, fellow artists, publishers, and political figures, documenting Hazlewood-Brady's involvement in women's activities, personal relationships, and literary pursuits. The third series relates to Hazlewood-Brady's...
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes articles, correspondence, and performance publicity.
Collection Scope and Content This collection includes typescripts of Beyer's early poetry and prize-winning articles, as well as of her four young adult novels, published from 1959-1968. Page proofs, dummies, advertisements, reviews, and correspondence with publishers and readers are included. A small amount of biographical material is included, as well as several photographs of Beyer and a pencil portrait.
Collection Scope and Content The Barbara Banker Kamar collection is comprised of correspondence and memorabilia, with supporting biographical material. In Series 1, correspondence is arrayed over three major periods of Kamar's life: her years at Mount Holyoke College when she and her family wrote almost daily at times, her years as a WAC in Georgia and Washington, and from the 1950s and 1960s when Charles Kamar was in the Army. Series 2 contains memorabilia from Barbara Banker's time at Mount Holyoke, and undated notes....
Dates: 1885-2012, undated; Majority of material found within 1935-1946
Collection Scope and Content This collection consists primarily of published articles about Abbott and her work, dating from the 1970's into the 1990's. Also included are exhibition catalogs and ephemera from the exhibits which featured Abbott's work, material regarding awards received, and a small amount of correspondence from Abbott to the MWWC. There is also documentation about the collection of photographs donated by Abbott to Westbrook College in 1985--now located in the University of New England Art Gallery...
Collection Scope and Content Includes correspondence, article and color photograph.
Dates: 1978, 1991
Collection Scope and Content This collection contains essays, poetry, manuscripts, maps, photographs, clippings, research and correspondence. Her research topics include islands, health, dancing, food, humor, music, transportation, the city of Portland and Abigail May. Some notable correspondents include Elizabeth Coatsworth, Hazel Wilson, Mary Worthley, Loring Williams and Dorothy Healy. Also included is information relating to the Old Orchard Beach Historical Society.
Collection Scope and Content A collection of 123 letters, most of which are addressed to either Mrs. F. W. (Lucy) Blaisdell or to her daughter Elizabeth Pierce Blaisdell Dolan. The collection also contains Elizabeth's 1942 diary.
Collection Scope and Content This collection contains samples of Howard's literary work in manuscript form, biographical information, correspondence, business papers with her publishers, and estate documents. Some items are in German.
Collection Scope and Content There is a large range of material types in this collection including photographs, clippings, correspondence, and greeting cards. Because they have been arranged by the author's last name, followed by the publication title, there should be an opportunity to uncover some interesting trivia or insights.
Collection Scope and Content Includes correspondence and copy of his dissertation.
Collection Scope and Content Includes reviews, publicity letter and brochure.
Collection Scope and Content The collection includes correspondence from Carol Armstrong to Dorothy Healy, some of it on cards designed by Armstrong.
Scope and Contents The papers include manuscripts, correspondence, articles, reviews, research papers and background materials, photographs and artifacts. Series I. Biography includes transcripts, statement of purpose, curriculum vitae (C.V.), a record of citations of Kessler’s research, and her first 7th & 8th grade publications. Series II. Research includes drafts and publications of research articles on: Elizabeth Stuart Phelps (1844-1911) and her mother of the same name (1815-1852), including a set of...
- Subject: Correspondence X
- Clippings 117
- Photographs 87
- American poetry -- 20th century 64
- Ephemera 54
- Manuscripts 51
- Typescripts 44
- Obituaries 32
- Portland (Me.) 24
- Promotional materials 21
- Facsimiles 20
- Diaries 19
- Scrapbooks 19
- Negatives 14
- Maine 13
- Postcards 13
- Children's literature, American 11
- Memorabilia 10
- Pamphlets 10
- Christmas cards 9 ∧ less
- Sarton, May, 1912-1995 6
- Healy, Dorothy, 1914-1990 5
- Coatsworth, Elizabeth, 1893-1986 4
- Deborah Morton Society (University of New England) 4
- Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909 4
- Millay, Edna St. Vincent, 1892-1950 4
- Carroll, Gladys Hasty, 1904-1999 3
- Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964 3
- Chase, Mary Ellen, 1887-1973 3
- Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, 1860-1935 3
- Ipcar, Dahlov, 1917-2017 3
- Peary, Marie Ahnighito, 1893-1978 3
- Reyher, Rebecca Hourwich, 1897-1987 3
- Thaxter, Celia, 1835-1894 3
- Wiggin, Kate Douglas Smith, 1856-1923 3
- 2nd Maine Militia 2
- Abbott, Berenice, 1898-1991 2
- Barnes, Kate, 1932-2013 2
- Barrows, George B. (George Bradley), 1822-1904 2
- Barth, Ramona 2 ∧ less