MSS 0113 - Alice Dunbar-Nelson papers

 

The Alice Dunbar-Nelson Papers consist of the literary, professional, and personal papers of Alice Dunbar-Nelson. The papers include an extensive collection of her incoming correspondence. Of particular note is her correspondence (1895-1904) with Paul Laurence Dunbar, which also includes her letters to Dunbar. The Alice Dunbar-Nelson Papers also include a comprehensive collection of manuscripts of her writing, including novels, stories, poetry, drama, and essays. Dunbar-Nelson maintained a daily diary for most of her adult life and the extent portions of her diaries are present in her papers. The Alice Dunbar-Nelson papers also include significant collections of family papers, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, ephemera, and memorabilia.

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  • Dunbar-Nelson, Alice (University of Delaware. Library., [circa 189)
  • Dunbar-Nelson, Alice (University of Delaware. Library., 1895)
  • Dunbar-Nelson, Alice (University of Delaware. Library., 1915)