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Mary Fanton Roberts papers, 1880-1956

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Series 2: Personal Correspondence , 1902-1951, undated
7 Folders
Box 1

Personal correspondence includes letters between Mary Fanton Roberts and her husband "Billy" during periods of travel, and letters between Mary and her sister Belle Fanton. Also found is correspondence regarding Roberts' club activities, including P. E. N. (An International Association of Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists), the Drama Society, and various women's clubs. Miscellaneous personal correspondence includes letters and brief notes from friends and acquaintances, many expressing thanks, replying to her invitations to visit, and condolences on the death of her husband. This series also includes two valentines to Mary from her husband. Items are arranged chronologically within each folder.
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Correspondence with William C. Roberts (1 of 2), 1904-1929, 1937-1940, undated
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3
Correspondence with William C. Roberts (2 of 2), 1904-1929, 1937-1940, undated
1
4
Correspondence with Belle Fanton, 1902-1941, undated
1
5
Club Activities, 1916-1941, undated
1
6
Miscellaneous Personal Correspondence, A-H, 1903-1948, undated
1
7
Miscellaneous Personal Correspondence, K-Z, 1902-1951, undated
1
8
Valentine Cards, 1921, undated
1
9

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