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Wynna Wright Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 1999-0118

Scope and Content

The collection contains small pencil, ink and watercolor sketches of women, doll clothes and other small images on cards, envelops and strips of paper.

Dates

  • undated

Access

The collection is open and available for research.

Restrictions on Use

Permission to publish from these Papers must be obtained in writing from both the University of Connecticut Libraries and the owner(s) of the copyright.

Biography

Wynna Wright was born in Chelsea, MA, on 9 November 1899, the daughter of John W. (newspaper editor) and Grace Wright. She graduated from Smith College in 1921. Ms. Wright died 11 March 1980 in Contoocook, NH.

Extent

0.1 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Wynna Wright was born in Chelsea, MA, on 9 November 1899, the daughter of John W. (newspaper editor) and Grace Wright. She graduated from Smith College in 1921. Ms. Wright died 11 March 1980 in Contoocook, NH.

Acquisition Information

Donated by Norman Stevens in 1999 in conjunction with other collections. Also included correspondence with Smith College Archives and color photocopies of Billy Gene's Play Days and Billy Gene and His Friends. Latter materials in collection file, contact staff member for more information.

Related Material

Archives & Special Collections has a substantial collection of materials pertaining to children's literature and associated artwork. For detailed information on these collections please contact the curator or ask at the Reading Room desk.

Title
Wynna Wright Collection
Status
Published
Author
Archives & Special Collections staff
Date
2000 March
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, University of Connecticut Library Repository

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