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Louise Harris papers (Ms.2012.013)

Brown University Library

Box A
Brown University
Providence, RI 02912
Tel: 401-863-2146

Collection Overview

Title: Louise Harris papers
Date range: 1890-1990, (bulk 1960-1985)
Creator: Harris, Louise
Extent: 15.75 linear feet
Abstract: The Louise Harris papers include a variety of materials, chiefly correspondence, research materials and galley proofs, related to her writings concerning C.A. Stephens, The Youth's Companion, and the Pledge of Allegiance to the flag. The papers also include personal correspondence; certificates and plaques from various organizations; scrapbooks related to her book A Chuckle and a Laugh: A Tale of the C.A. Stephens Collection; printed material such as magazines, journals, and newspapers; photographs, microfilms, audiocassettes and items related to her interst in geneology. The material in these papers is dated from 1890 to 1990. Most is dated between 1960 and 1985.
Language of materials: English .
Repository: John Hay Library, Special Collections
Collection number: Ms.2012.013