Field, Rachel, 1894-1942
- Existence: 1894-09-19 - 1942-03-15
Rachel Field (1894-1942), American novelist, poet, and author of children's fiction
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
Call Number: MS 630
Overview: The collection consists of clippings, printed and near-print materials, photographs and other papers concerning the Field family of Stockbridge, Massachusetts. Family members figuring prominently in this collection include Cyrus West Field (1819-1892) and David Dudley Field (1805-1894).
Dates: 1804-1992, bulk 1804-1962
Call Number: YCAL MSS 509
Overview: The collection consists of letters from Rachel Field to Ruth Stanley-Brown Feis and from Field to Prentiss Taylor. Also included in the collection are writings by Field, many with illustrations by Taylor, and original writings and drawings by Taylor.
Part of Collection — Box: 81, Folder: GROUP 3213, F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Letters include eight ALS, one TLS, and one APcS. Other materials include three black-and-white photographs, clippings, and one chapbook by Field entitled "Prayer for a child."