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Josephine Dodge Daskam Bacon Papers, 1904-1934
2 boxes (1 linear ft.)
Collection number: MS 8

Abstract:
Author. Small collection of manuscripts, biographical material, and memorabilia.

Terms of Access and Use:

Restrictions on access:

The papers are open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection.

This collection has not been fully processed and therefore may be difficult to use.

Restrictions on use:

Copyright to unpublished materials may be owned by the creator, or their heirs or assigns. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights. Permission to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use" must also be obtained from the Sophia Smith Collection as owners of the physical property.

Sophia Smith Collection
Smith College
Northampton, MA

Biographical Note
Manuscript for "Twilight of the Gods," undated

Manuscript for "Twilight of the Gods," undated

Josephine Dodge Daskam Bacon (1876-1961) was a member of the Class of 1898 at Smith College. She was a writer who made the point of having female protagonists. She wrote a series of juvenile mysteries and also wrote on "women's issues" and women's roles.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Josephine Dodge Daskam Bacon papers (1904-33) consist of 1 linear foot of manuscripts, biographical material, and a plaster medallion of Mary Augusta Jordon done by Alice Morgan Wright.

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Information on Use
Terms of Access and Use
Restrictions on access:

The papers are open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection.

This collection has not been fully processed and therefore may be difficult to use.

Restrictions on use:

Copyright to unpublished materials may be owned by the creator, or their heirs or assigns. It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights. Permission to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use" must also be obtained from the Sophia Smith Collection as owners of the physical property.

Preferred Citation

Please use the following format when citing materials from this collection:

Josephine Dodge Daskam Bacon Papers, Sophia Smith Collection, Smith College, Northampton, Mass.

History of the Collection


Additional Information
Contact Information
Smith College Special Collections
Young Library
4 Tyler Drive
Northampton, MA 01063

Phone: (413) 585-2970
Fax: (413) 585-2886

Email: specialcollections@smith.edu
URL: https://www.smith.edu/libraries/special-collections
Language
English
Sponsor
Encoding funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.


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Subjects
  • Authors, American--20th century--Biography--Sources
  • Bacon, Josephine Dodge Daskam, 1876-1961
  • Women--Humor--History--Sources


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