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Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888

 Person

Dates

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

American novelist, short story writer and poet. Best known for novels Little Women and Little Men. Abolitionist and feminist active in reform movements for temperance and women's suffrage.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Miscellaneous literary manuscripts and correspondence, 1862-1989

 Collection
Identifier: 1981-010
Scope and Contents An artificial collection that consists of single and/or small groups of letters, small groups of related literary materials, individual or small groups of manuscripts such as poems and similar individual pieces which were deemed at one time to be of sufficient bulk to be placed into separate collections. These materials were acquired independently of larger collections. The period covered is primarily the first half or so of the twentieth century, but there are selected items dating well into...
Dates: 1862 - 1989; Majority of material found within 1925 - 1970