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Sara Frances Bragdon (1886-1957) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/22
The papers of Sara Frances Bragdon are contained in one half-size box and date between 1898 and 1964. Included are biographical materials relating largely to Bragdon's study at Northwestern University and an elocution journal, 1898-1912, consisting of both handwritten and typescript copies of poetry and prose works by American and English authors.

Dates

  • 1898-1964

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is stored off-site and requires 48 hours advance notice for retrieval. Please contact the McCormick Library at specialcollections@northwestern.edu or 847-491-3635 for more information or to schedule an appointment to view the collection.

Extent

1.00 Boxes

Abstract

Sara Frances Bragdon graduated from Northwestern University, Phi Beta Kappa, with a bachelor of arts degree in 1908. Bragdon's chief academic interests centered on classical, French, and English Literature. Her papers are contained in one half-size box and date between 1898 and 1964. Included are biographical materials relating largely to Bragdon's study at Northwestern University and an elocution journal, 1898-1912, consisting of both handwritten and typescript copies of poetry and prose works by American and English authors.

Method of Acquisition

The Sara Frances Bragdon papers were donated to the University Archives by School of Speech Dean Roy Wood on October 18, 1978 (#78-107).

Processing Information

Margaret Faverty and Linda Wolf; February, 1986.
Title
Guide to the Sara Frances Bragdon (1886-1957) Papers
Author
Margaret Faverty and Linda Wolf
Date
01/02/1986
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Repository Details

Part of the Northwestern University Archives Repository

Contact:
Deering Library, Level 3
1970 Campus Dr.
Evanston IL 60208-2300 US
847-491-3635