Burnett, Frances Hodgson, 1849-1924.
Biography and History
Frances Hodgson Burnett was best known for her children's books Little Lord Fauntleroy (1886) and The Secret Garden (1911), but also published many novels for adults as well as plays adapted from her works. Here is an abbreviated biographical timeline of Frances Hodgson Burnett's life that includes the major residence addresses (marked "[stationery]" below) from which she wrote her letters that are in this collection:
Source: From the finding aid for C1304
Call Number: C1304
Consists of material relating to the British-born, American author Frances Hodgson Burnett (FHB), collected by her younger son, Vivian Burnett (VB), including manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, and artwork.
Call Number: C1324
Consists of selected correspondence of Mary Mapes Dodge, the American children's writer.