Preliminary Guide to 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memoranda, clippings, printed materials, writings, photographs, and other materials centered primarily upon Fowler, an unpublished author.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.
- Collection Number
- Mary Watson Fowler papers
- circa 1861-1980
- Fowler, Mary Watson
- 1.5 Linear Feet, 260 Items
- David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
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How to Cite
[Identification of item], Mary Watson Fowler Papers, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.
N.C. author; resident of Va. Married to Walter Everett Fowler.
Click to find related materials at Duke University Libraries.
- Albemarle County (Va.) -- History
- Hyde County (N.C.) Pictorial works
- Women authors, American -- North Carolina Correspondence
- Women authors, American -- Virginia Correspondence
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 collection is unprocessed: materials may not have been ordered and described beyond their original condition.