Papers, 1879-1923 (inclusive).

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Potter, Frances Boardman Squire, 1867-1914. Papers, 1879-1923 (inclusive).

Papers, 1879-1923 (inclusive).

Collection contains plays, stories, speeches, essays, poems, articles, reports, and writing fragments by Potter; family correspondence; biographical material; suffrage pamphlets; scrapbooks; printed sheet music, some of which is by Potter; clippings; and photos. Notebooks for her literature courses will probably be given to the University of Minnesota.

2.5 linear ft.

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