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Kate Douglas Wiggin Collection 1867-1985, n.d. (bulk 1891-1917).


Correspondence, 1891-1922

Catalog Number: M187.1


Box 1
Folder 1-5 1891-1917
6 Re the Society of Bowdoin Women, 1922
7 Undated

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Journals, manuscripts, notebooks, etc., 1867-1919

Catalog Number: M187.2


Volume 1 The Birds Christmas Carol [in braille]
Commonplace books:
2 Quotations
3 Q[uotations]
4 The Saco River
5 Thoughts on Singing from Waitstill Baxter
Journals:
6 Daily Journal for 1867
7 Life Letters [kept during trip to
Europe, 1890]
8 Daily journal, 1900
9-11 Lectures on the Gifts of Froebel, manuscript
Box 1 Manuscripts:
Folder 8 Daughters of Zion [a Rebecca story]
9 Daughters of Zion - envelope
Volume 12-16 Love by Express
17 The Music of the Century
Box 1
Folder 10 The Old Peabody Pew by Kate Douglas
Wiggin (Hollis, Maine July 1905)
Notebooks:
Volume 18 Notes for Children's Stories
19 Notes International [and] Foreign
20 Notes for Love Stories
21 Notes Miscellaneous (I)
22 Notes Miscellaneous II
23 Notes on New England
24 Notes on New England I
Box 1 Notes:
Folder 11 Bubbling Betty - a serial for young women [and other tales]
12 Daft Davy
13 Mr. & Mrs. Popham's remarks
Folio Volume 25 "Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm," 1903 [in electrotype]
Folio 26 "The Story of Patsy," 1889 [in electrotype]

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Clippings, scrapbooks, etc., 1885-1983

Catalog Number: M187.3


Box 2 Clippings:
Folder 1 1904-1911
2 1912-1983, and undated
Scrapbooks:
Folio Volume 1 In Memoriam: Kate Douglas Wiggin
Folio 2 Juvenilia Miscellaneous
Folio 3-4 [Misc: Notices, programs, letters, notes, prose, etc.]
Folio 5 Mother Carey's Chickens
Folio 6 The Old Peabody Pew, Press Notices
Folio 7 Readings: Criticisms of [and] Programmes for
Folio 8 Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm, Kate Douglas Wiggin, Press Notices
9 Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm, Notices
10 "Rebecca" Notices 1909
11 "Rebecca" Notices 1909-1910
Folio 12 "Rebecca" Notices 1911-1912
Folio 13 "Rebecca" Notices 1911-1912
Folio 14 Short Stories
Folio 15 The Story of Waitstill Baxter, Press Notices
Folio 16 Susanna and Sue
17 Title and Suggestion Book
Folio 18 Scrapbook: "Rebecca" Notices 1912

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Pamphlets and printed material, notes, etc., 1884-1985, n.d.

Catalog Number: M187.4


Box 2
Folder 3 Assorted pamphlets - fiction
4 Excerpts from assorted printed works
5 List of Authors of Autographed Books belonging to Wiggin; autographs written on Kate Douglas Rigg's dinner cloth
6 "Queens of Avalon" [printed]
7 Re Irish literary pilgrimage
Box 3 Printed ephemera:
Folder 1 Miscellaneous, 1894-1985, n.d.
2 Promotional material
Oversize Box E
Item 1 "She is so fair," music composed by Wiggin and published in 1884
Item 2 Translations of the books by Wiggins, (list on poster board), n.d.

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Images, 1904, 1910, n.d.

Catalog Number: M187.5


Box 3
Folder 3 Highlands and Scotland (contributing factors to "Daft Davy"), n.d.
4 London, Jack - autographed photo, n.d.
5 Quillcote, n.d.
6 Wiggin, 1910, n.d.
Folio Box E Wiggin in cap and gown, with title "Kate Douglas Wiggin, Litt. D. Bowdoin College, 1904"
Box 3
Folder 7 Wiggin silhouette by H. M. Parker, 1910, signed by Wiggin

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