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Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1832-1888

Louisa May Alcott (1832-1888) was an American novelist.

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

John Sewall Pratt Alcott trusteeship petition

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 102
Scope and Contents Printed petition (1 pages) with typewritten entries in which John S.P. Alcott petitioned to become trustee of that part of the estate bequeathed to Louisa May Alcott's niece, Louisa Ream Nieriker.

Louisa May Alcott letter

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3681
Scope and Contents Letter written to Mr. Higginson declining his offer to contribute articles to a publication. Letter dated July 4th, but with no year.

Louisa May Alcott papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Vault MSS 503
Scope and Contents Handwritten and signed correspondence of Louisa May Alcott and her sister, May Alcott Nieriker and various other family members and writers. The letters are of both a private and professional nature, and discuss social engagements, familial affairs, writing schedules, and upcoming publications. Also included are two portraits, a sound recording with transcript of a radio adaptation of "Little Women," the poem recording with transcript of a radio adaption of "Little Women," the poem "Lines to a...

Louisa May Alcott Conference records

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 1202
Scope and Contents Contains a brochure advertising the Alcott Conference, a folder with information given to the conference participants, correspondence about the conference, and other related information.

Marsha D. Broadway Juvenile Special Collections records, 1994-2010

 Series — Box: 2, Folder: 3-17
Identifier: MSS 7964 Series 5
Scope and Contents This series contains records pertaining to the Juvenile Literature Special Collections, including records on the development and early history of the repository, collection development statements, and suggestions for authors in preparing papers. Also included are planning materials, correspondence, and the program from the Louisa May Alcott Conference on July 14, 2005. Correspondence and extensive planning records are included for the Lloyd Alexander collection and permananent display, as well...

Rostenberg & Stern Rare Books records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2513
Abstract Contains materials related to the works and publications of Rostenberg and Stern. Includes typescripts, edited copies, and final manuscripts of several books, book reviews, encyclopedia entries, and articles. Topics range from rare book collecting and early printing to Louisa May Alcott and Walt Whitman. Contains newspaper articles consulted in their research. Also included are audio tapes of lectures given and correspondence with publishers, editors, and personal friends.

Madeleine B. Stern papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1486
Abstract The collection consists of Stern’s research and manuscript files including correspondence, photographs and photocopies, research notes, drafts and proofs, periodicals, etc., documenting her career between 1944 and 1998 as a biographer of assorted figures and aspects of 19th century American life and literature, most notably Louisa May Alcott, Margaret Fuller, feminists, Sherlock Holmes, phrenology and its founders, etc. It contains original manuscripts and printer’s proofs of such works as...

Madeleine B. Stern papers on Louisa May Alcott

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3953
Abstract Manuscripts of Louisa May Alcott's and papers written by Madeline Stern about these manuscripts, circa 1987.

To heaven in a swing : a monodrama based on the life, letters, and journals of Louisa May Alcott

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2366
Scope and Contents Photocopy of a typewritten play with handwritten corrections. The play is a fictional portrayal of Alcott based on her published and personal writings.