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Brigid Maire Clark papers

Call Number: MS 1633

Scope and Contents

The papers consist of writings, notes, and biographical material of Brigid Maire Clark.


  • 1983-1992


Conditions Governing Access

The materials are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright for unpublished materials authored or otherwise produced by Brigid Maire Clark has been transferred to Yale University. These materials may be used for non-commercial purposes without seeking permission from Yale University as the copyright holder. For other uses of these materials, please contact

Copyright status for other collection materials is unknown. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Dennis Clark, 1992.


0.5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials


Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

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The papers consist of writings, notes, and biographical material of Brigid Maire Clark.

Biographical / Historical

Brigid Maire Clark was born on March 17, 1965, in Pennsylvania. She graduated from Abington Friends School in Jenkintown, Pennsylvania, in 1983; received her B.A. from Yale University in 1987, where she majored in English; and her M.A. in writing from Vermont College in 1990. At Yale, Brigid Clark received the Wallace Fiction Prize, the James A. Veech Prize for outstanding undergraduate imaginative writing, and the Robert C. Bates Traveling Fellowship, which she used to interview writers in Ireland. Brigid Clark died on January 28, 1992, in Montpelier, Vermont. At the time of her death, Clark was coordinator of off-campus studies and a contributing faculty member at Goddard College. She had also been accepted to the MacDowell Colony.

Guide to the Brigid Maire Clark Papers
Under Revision
compiled by Carol King
February 1993
Description rules
Finding Aid Created In Accordance With Manuscripts And Archives Processing Manual
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

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