Gilman, Dorothy, 1923-2012

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American novelist and mystery writer; creator of Mrs. Emily Pollifax stories; also wrote children's stories under name Dorothy Gilman Butters; b. Dorothy Gilman; married Edgar A. Butters, Jr., 1945 (divorced 1965).

From the description of Dorothy Gilman collection, 1967-1999. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70961673

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referencedIn Henry Oscar Houghton papers, 1773-1932 (inclusive) 1833-1895 (bulk). Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
creatorOf Gilman, Dorothy, 1923-2012. Dorothy Gilman collection, 1967-1999. Boston University, School of Medical
referencedIn Papers, 1831-1835, 1916-2002 Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute
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correspondedWith Hope Hale Davis person
correspondedWith Houghton, Henry Oscar, 1823-1895 person
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Children's literature, American
American literature--Women authors
American literature--20th century
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Women authors, American
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Birth 1923-06-25

Death 2012-02-02

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