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Guide to the Belle R. Harrison letters MSS.0645

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Publication:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

February 2008

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2013-06-05T10:14-0500

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

June 2013
Collection Title:

Belle R. Harrison letters

Unit ID:

MSS.0645

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.05 Linear feet (6 items)

Dates:

1895-1903

Abstract:

Letters to Harrison, a member of the Tuscaloosa women's literary society, the Kettledrum, relating to her book of poetry. Correspondents include Martha Young and Augusta Evans Wilson.

Scope and Contents note

The collection contains six letters to Harrison, a member of the Tuscaloosa women's literary society, the Kettledrum. Some of the letters relate to Harrison's book of poetry. Correspondents include Martha Young and Augusta Evans Wilson.

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None

Access Restrictions:

None

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unknown, 2008; updated by Martha Bace, 2013

Acquisition Information:

unknown

Preferred Citation:

Belle R. Harrison letters, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Biographical/Historical note

Belle Richardson Harrison, born 20 October 1856 in Camden, Alabama, was an author and member of the Kettledrum, a literary society for married women in Tuscaloosa, Alabama.

Source(s)

Harrison, Belle R. (Belle Richardson), 1856- (Library_of_Congress_Name_Authority_File)

Kettledrum Club. (local)

Alabama (localbroad)

American poetry--Alabama--19th Century (lcsh)

American poetry--Alabama--20th Century (lcsh)

Authors, American--Alabama (lcsh)

Literature and Authors (localbroad)

Women (localbroad)

Letters Box 631 Folder 645.01