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Collection Overview

Creator:
Gregory, Alyse, 1884-1967
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
Alyse Gregory Correspondence
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/j6731382d
Dates:
1944-1967
Size:
1 box and 0.2 linear feet
Storage Note:
Firestone Library (mss): Box 1
Language:
English

Abstract

Consists of correspondence of the American suffragette Alyse Gregory with her friend A. H. Degenhardt.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The collection consists of correspondence of Gregory with her friend A. H. Degenhardt, including approximately 140 autograph letters (1944-1967) to Degenhardt, with typed transcripts (1944-1963) of some of them, and 10 letters (1947-1954) by A. H. and William Degenhardt. Many of these letters discuss Llewelyn Powys and his works. Also present is a pamphlet entitled "Honey and Gall" by Powys and inscribed by Gregory.

Arrangement:

Arranged chronologically.

Collection Creator Biography:

Born in Norwalk, Connecticut, Alyse Gregory was an editor of The Dial, suffragette, novelist, and wife of British novelist and essayist Llewelyn Powys (1884-1939). She died in Devon, England, in 1967.

Collection History

Acquisition:

This collection was created by combining several other collections in 1993. Some of these were purchased in 1987 and others were the gift of Mr. W. Degenhardt in 1987.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

Folder inventory added by Nicholas Williams '2015 in 2012.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

The collection is open for research.

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

Alyse Gregory Correspondence; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/j6731382d
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184