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Lavin, Mary, 1912-

Mary Lavin letter to "Charlotte"

1968 September 11

Descriptive Summary

Identification: MSS 099, F430

Creator: Lavin, Mary, 1912-

Title: Mary Lavin letter to "Charlotte"

Inclusive Dates: 1968 September 11

Extent: 1 item (2 pp.)

Abstract: Letter from Mary Lavin to Charlotte.

Language: Materials entirely in English.


MSS 099, F430, Mary Lavin letter to "Charlotte," Special Collections, University of Delaware Library, Newark, Delaware.

Shelving Summary

Shelved in SPEC MSS 099


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Purchase, 1991.


Processed and encoded by Debra Johnson, March 2007.

The collection is open for research.

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Biographical Note

Irish writer Mary Lavin (1912–1996) is known for her short stories and novels. She spent the first ten years of her life in her birthplace, the United States of America, and was thereafter raised in Ireland.


Literature Online. "Lavin, Mary, 1912– ." (accessed March 22, 2007).

Scope and Content Note

This collection is an autograph letter signed by Mary Lavin to "Charlotte." She signs the letter "Mary Lavin (Mary Walsh)."

Selected Search Terms

Topical Terms
Authors, Irish--20th century--Correspondence.
Form/Genre Terms
Letters (correspondence)

Related Materials in this Repository

This item forms part of MSS 099 Miscellaneous Literary and Historical Manuscripts.

Detailed Contents List

Mary Lavin letter to "Charlotte", 1968 September 11   [Box 23 F430]

Autograph letter signed, 2 pages.