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Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888



  • Existence: 1832-11-29 - 1888-03-06

Biographical / Historical

Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888), American novelist

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:


"Jack and Jill", n.d.

 Part of Collection — Box: GROUP 3153, Folder: F-1
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents: Original manuscript leaf of Alcott's "Jack and Jill", numbered 269 in ink on upper right corner. Accompanied by engraved portrait.
Dates: n.d.

Betsy Beinecke Shirley collection of American children's literature

Call Number: GEN MSS 764
Overview: Collection consists of manuscripts (correspondence and drafts of writings), illustration material (drawings in all media, photographs, book dummies, and printing blocks and plates), and publication proofs by various authors and artists including Louisa May Alcott, Alexander Anderson, Louis-Maurice Boutet de Monvel, Gelett Burgess, Harrison Cady, Palmer Cox, F. O. C. Darley, W. W. Denslow, Jo Mora, Peter Newell, and Symeon Shimin, as well as work produced for the McLoughlin Brothers publishing...
Dates: 1640-2001

Mabel Loomis Todd papers

Call Number: MS 496C
Overview: The papers consist of correspondence, notebooks, diaries, lectures, financial records, scrapbooks, subject files, and memorabilia documenting the personal life and professional career of Mabel Loomis Todd. Correspondence and diaries detail Todd's personal attitudes and feelings toward her family, her relationship with William Austin Dickinson, her travels with her husband, David Peck Todd, and other matters. Legal and financial papers document court battles over her status as editor of Emily...
Dates: 1863-1948