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Title
Sarah Orne Jewett compositions and other papers, 1847-1909
Name/Creator
Jewett, Sarah Orne, 1849-1909, creator
HOLLIS IDLocation
Houghton
Language
English
Description
8 linear feet (7 boxes, 37 volumes)
Form/Genre
mixed material

Accounts.

Articles.

Clippings.

Commonplace books-United States-19th century.

Contracts.

Diaries.

Drafts (documents)

Drawings-American-19th century.

Manuscripts for publication.

Poems-United States-19th century.

Photographs.

Scrapbooks.

Short stories.
Classification
MS67-1253

MS70-511
Subject
Jewett, Sarah Orne , 1849-1909 ;  American literature -- 19th century

Category
Manuscripts and records

Individual reading

English

Diaries and journals

Commonplace books

20 century

19 century

Published materials

Note
Manuscripts of Sarah Orne Jewett together with diaries, commonplace books, contracts and accounts with publishers, clippings, drawings, and photographs of Jewett. Manuscripts include drafts or printers copies of most of Jewett's publications.

Jewett was an American author, best known for The country of the pointed firs (1896).

Selected color digital images available; see finding aid.

Electronic finding aid available http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.Hough:hou00369

Unpublished printed finding aid available in the Houghton Reading Room reference collection.

Sarah Orne Jewett Compositions and Other Papers, 1847-1909 (MS Am 1743.2-1743.27). Houghton Library, Harvard University.

There are Jewett family business records in Manuscripts and Archives, Baker Library, Harvard Business School.

In English.