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Romaine Brooks papers, 1910-1973

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Series 4: Writings and Notes , circa 1930s-1959
0.3 Linear feet
Boxes 3-4

Writings and notes includes seven handwritten journal notebooks that contain Romaine's thoughts, quotes from poetry and literature, references to museums and works of art throughout Europe, and drafts of letters. Also found is a manuscript of No Pleasant Memories, Brooks's autobiography, and of A War Interlude, a book she wrote describing her life in Italy during World War II.
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
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Journal Notebook, 1954-1956
contains lists and Romaine's thoughts
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3
Journal Notebook, 1958
contains thoughts and quotes
3
4
Journal Notebook, 1959
contains copies of letters
3
5
Journal Notebook, circa 1930s
contains references to museums and works of art throughout Europe; mythology writings
3
6
Journal Notebook, circa 1950s
contains thoughts and quotes
3
7
Journal Notebook, circa 1950s
contains letters to a professor concerning a book
3
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Journal Notebook, circa 1950s
contains quotes from poetry and literature
3
9
Original Folder that Housed Journal Notebooks, circa 1950s
3
10
Manuscript, No Pleasant Memories, circa 1930s
3
11
Manuscript, No Pleasant Memories, circa 1930s
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12
Manuscript, No Pleasant Memories, circa 1930s
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1
Manuscript, A War Interlude, circa 1940s
4
2

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