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COLLECTION Identifier: MS Am 1130.1-1130.2

Alcott family letters to Anna Ricketson


Letters from the Alcott family of Concord, Mass. to family friend, Anna Ricketson and others. Also includes poems by the writer Louisa May Alcott.


  • circa 1870s-1893

Language of Materials

Collection materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on physical access to this material.


.2 linear feet (34 folders in 1 box)

Includes letters of the Alcott family of Concord, Mass. to Anna Ricketson (and others), and poems by the writer Louisa May Alcott.


Arranged into two series:

  1. Anna Bronson Alcott Pratt letters to Anna Ricketson (bMS Am 1130.1)
  2. Louisa May Alcott letters to Anna Ricketson (bMS Am 1130.2)

Physical Location


Immediate Source of Acquisition

42M-744 and 42M-745. Gift of: Miss Edith Guerrier, Nottinghill Road, Brighton, Mass.; received: 1943 February 27

Alcott family. Alcott family letters to Anna Ricketson, [187-]-1893: Guide.
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