Louisa May Alcott additional papers
Diaries, account books, financial records relating to publishing, and autograph compositions of the writer Louisa May Alcott.
Language of Materials
Collection materials are in English.
Conditions Governing Access
There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.
Extent1.5 linear feet (2 boxes, 17 volumes)
Collection includes diaries, account books, financial records relating to publishing, and autograph compositions of the Concord (Mass.) writer Louisa May Alcott. Compositions by LMA include: poems; short stories; a novel: Jo's boys; chapters from "unpublished romances"; and fragments of verse and prose.
Biographical / Historical
Louisa May Alcott was an female American author.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
59M-309. Manuscripts presented by Mrs. F. Wolsey Pratt, Indian Spring Road, Concord, Mass.; received as deposit, 1960; purchased with the Amy Lowell fund, 1992 June.
Item (18) returned to family, 1991; item (25) returned to family (1991), then returned to Houghton in 1994: ON DEPOSIT.
- Alcott, Louisa May, 1832-1888. Louisa May Alcott additional papers, 1849-1887: Guide.
- Houghton Library, Harvard College Library
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