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Joseph Greene Francis Correspondence

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Joseph Greene Francis, 1849-1930. Autograph Letter Signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Boston?

Joseph Greene Francis, 1849-1930. Autograph Letter Signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Boston

Joseph Greene Francis, 1849-1930. Autograph Letter Signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Boston

Joseph Greene Francis, 1849-1930.  Autograph Letter Signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Boston

Joseph Greene Francis, 1849-1930. Autograph Letter Signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Boston

Joseph Greene Francis,, 1849-1930.  Autograph Letter Signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Boston

Joseph Greene Francis, 1849-1930. Autograph Letter signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Boston

Joseph Greene Francis, 1849-1930. Autograph Letter Signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Prout's Neck, Maine

Joseph Greene Francis,1849-1930.  Autograph Letter Signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Prout's Neck, Maine

Related Material: Background on Francis by Mary Paranchych

Related Material: Bibliographic Information

Related Material: Obituary - Joseph Greene Francis

Related Material: Photograph: Dorothy McMichael Collins


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Collection Overview

Title: Joseph Greene Francis Correspondence, 1915-2010Add to your cart.

Predominant Dates: 1915-1925

Collection Identifier: MS 5045

Primary Creator: Francis, Joseph Greene, 1849-1930

Other Creators: Paranchych, Mary A.

Extent: 13.0 Items

Arrangement: Arranged chronologically.

Date Acquired: 05/10/2010

Subjects: Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence, Authors -- Juvenile literature, Children's books

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection includes nine letters from Joseph Greene Francis to Dorothy McMichael Collins written between 1915 and 1925. Topics in the letters include reminiscence of time spent in Maine with Collins.

Also included in the collection is bibliographic material on Joseph Greene Francis, his obituary, background on Francis by Mary Paranchych, and a photograph of Dorothy McMichael Collins taken in 1990.

Collection Historical Note

Joseph Greene Francis (1849-1930) was an American author and illustrator. He was born in Boston on April 21, 1849. For many years he was the treasurer of the First Church in Boston. Francis published two children’s books: A Book of Cheerful Cats and Other Animated Animals (1892) and The Joyous Aztecs (1929). He died on April 15, 1930.

Subject/Index Terms

Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence
Authors -- Juvenile literature
Children's books

Administrative Information

Repository: Boston Public Library Archival and Manuscript Finding Aid Database

Access Restrictions: Collection is open for research.

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Acquisition Source: Mary A. Paranchych

Acquisition Method: Donation

Related Materials: Francis, Joseph Greene, A Book of Cheerful Cats and Other Animated Animals. PS3511.R194B66 1922x

Processing Information: Finding aid written by Alissa Link, March 2012.


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[Folder 1: Joseph Greene Francis, 1849-1930. Autograph Letter Signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Boston?, 1915],
[Folder 2: Joseph Greene Francis, 1849-1930. Autograph Letter Signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Boston, 1916 February 23],
[Folder 3: Joseph Greene Francis, 1849-1930. Autograph Letter Signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Boston, 1916 July 24],
[Folder 4: Joseph Greene Francis, 1849-1930.  Autograph Letter Signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Boston, 1917 February 14],
[Folder 5: Joseph Greene Francis, 1849-1930. Autograph Letter Signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Boston, 1917 July 3],
[Folder 6: Joseph Greene Francis,, 1849-1930.  Autograph Letter Signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Boston, 1917],
[Folder 7: Joseph Greene Francis, 1849-1930. Autograph Letter signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Boston, 1922],
[Folder 8: Joseph Greene Francis, 1849-1930. Autograph Letter Signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Prout's Neck, Maine, 1923 August 23],
[Folder 9: Joseph Greene Francis,1849-1930.  Autograph Letter Signed to Dorothy McMicael Collins; Prout's Neck, Maine, 1925  September 5],
[Folder 10: Related Material: Background on Francis by Mary Paranchych, 2010 May 10],
[Folder 11: Related Material: Bibliographic Information, ca. 1900s],
[Folder 12: Related Material: Obituary - Joseph Greene Francis, 1930],
[Folder 13: Related Material: Photograph: Dorothy McMichael Collins, 1990 December],
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