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A-130

Abbott, Mary Adams, 1867-1933. Papers of Mary Adams Abbott, 1920-1925: A Finding Aid

Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University

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Descriptive Summary

Location: Collection stored off site: researchers must request access 36 hours before use.
Call No.: A-130
Repository: Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America, Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, Harvard University
Creator: Mary Adams Abbott, 1867-1933
Title: Papers of Mary Adams Abbott, 1920-1925
Date(s): 1920-1925
Quantity: .42 linear feet (1 file box)
Language of materials: Materials in English.
Abstract: Travel journals and letters of Mary Adams Abbott and her daughter, Mary Ogden Abbott, describing their trip around the world.

Immediate Source of Acquisition:

Accession numbers: 477, 533
Gift of Miss Mary Ogden Abbott, Sudbury Road., Concord, Massachusetts. Received September 1962, January 1963.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use:

Copyright. Copyright in the papers created by Mary Adams Abbott as well as copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns.
Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.

Preferred Citation:

Mary Adams Abbott Papers, 1920-1925; item description, dates. A-130, folder #. Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass.

SCOPE AND CONTENT

Journals and letters (typescripts) in three volumes of the unusual trip made around the world in the 1920s by Mary Adams Abbott and her daughter, Mary Ogden Abbott. Also, "Shikar in Baltistan," Appalachia, December 1958, by Mary Ogden Abbott, describing their hunting expedition in Baltistan in 1923, and "Improbable Interlude," Appalachia 1957, June.

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Additional Index Terms

Diaries
Travel
Voyages around the world
Abbott, Mary Ogden, 1894-1981
Adams family

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