Preliminary Inventory of the Mary Watson Fowler Papers, [ca. 1861]-1980
Collection contains letters, memoranda, clippings, printed materials, writings, photographs, and other materials centered primarily upon Fowler, an unpublished author. Included are manuscripts of novels and stories, printed and typed writings of others, some historical writings, and research about Charlottesville, Albemarle Co., and Lynchburg, Va. There are some photographs from Hyde Co., N.C. Clippings concern the career and writings of Lynchburg newspaperwoman Martha Rivers Adams.
- Mary Watson Fowler Papers, [ca. 1861]-1980
- Fowler, Mary Watson
- 260 Items
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University
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N.C. author; resident of Va. Married to Walter Everett Fowler.
- Fowler, Mary Watson, 1877-1947.
- Adams, Martha Rivers, 1882-1959.
- Women authors, American--North Carolina Correspondence.
- Women authors, American--Virginia Correspondence.
- Charlottesville (Va.)--History.
- Albemarle County (Va.)--History.
- Lynchburg (Va.)--History.
- Hyde County (N.C.) Pictorial works.
[Identification of item], Mary Watson Fowler Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
The Mary Watson Fowler Papers were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as gifts in 1980, 1981, and 1984.
Completed July 27, 1998
Encoded by Walt Evans
This finding aid is NCEAD compliant.
This collection is unprocessed: materials may not have been ordered and described beyond their original condition.