Frederic Alcott Pratt papers on Louisa May Alcott's literary estate
Language of Materials
Conditions Governing Access
.5 linear feet (1 box)
Also included are letters to Thomas Niles and John Sewall Pratt Alcott from various agencies. Some of the letters regard legal action taken by FAP against the investment broker William U. Swan, who in 1890 defaulted on his payments to FAP. Most of the letters have been annotated by FAP.
Biographical / Historical
Please note that item 4 was omitted from this finding aid.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Pratt, Frederic Alcott, 1862-1910. Frederic Alcott Pratt papers on Louisa May Alcott's literary estate, 1877-1908: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
- EAD ID
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