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Finding Aid to the Collection of Ambrose Bierce Papers, 1875-1925, bulk 1890-1913
BANC MSS C-H 62  
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Series 1 Correspondence 1875-1925

Physical Description: Box 1, folders 1-18; box 2, folders 1-5; volume 1

Arrangement

Arranged alphabetically.

Scope and Content Note

Contains outgoing correspondence including letters to his daughter Helen D. Cowden, a young correspondent Amy L. Wells, other writers including William Chambers Morrow and Bierce's publisher Walter Neale. Includes only one incoming letter. For more correspondence written by and to Bierce see related collections list.
Box 1, Folder 1

Blaire, James D. 1908

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Also available on microfilm BANC FILM 2166.
Box 1, Folder 2

Cecil, A.P. 1890, 1925

Box 1, Folder 3

Chisholm, Joseph F. 1903

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Volume 1

Cowden, Helen D. 1885-1912

Scope and Content Note

Also includes transcriptions of letters; a poem by Bierce; two photographs of Bierce. Has John Francis Neylan bookplate.

Alternative Form of Materials Available

Also available on microfilm BANC FILM 2166.
Box 1, Folder 4

Jones, F. A. 1909

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Box 1, Folder 5

MacFarlane, E. C. 1885

Box 1, Folder 6

Mackay, Robert 1905

Box 1, Folder 7

Maxwell, Mr. 1907

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Box 1, Folder 8

Morrow, William Chambers 1894-1897

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Box 1, Folder 9

Neale, Walter 1909-1913

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Portions also available on microfilm BANC FILM 2166.
Box 1, Folder 10

Nieto, Rose Frankel circa 1897

Box 1, Folder 11

Pollard, Percival 1893-1897

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Box 1, Folder 12

Rearden, Timothy H. 1875

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Box 1, Folder 13

Robertson, Alexander M. 1909

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Box 1, Folder 14

Rowell, Joseph Cummings undated

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Box 1, Folder 15

Sargent, H. H. 1909

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Box 1, Folder 16

Schearer, Flora 1894-1896

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Also available on microfilm BANC FILM 2166.
Box 1, Folder 17

Tufts, James 1893-1899

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Also available on microfilm BANC FILM 2166.
Box 2, Folder 1-5

Wells, Amy L. 1893-1913

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Box 1, Folder 18

Danziger, Adolphe (incoming) 1900

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Series 2 Amy L. Wells miscellany undated

Physical Description: Box 2, folders 6-10; oversize folder 1A

Arrangement

Arranged hierarchically.

Scope and Content Note

Contains other papers of Amy L. Wells that came with her correspondence from Bierce relating to Bierce and her writing. Includes a sketch of Bierce by Wells, manuscript and printed copies of Wells writings, and clippings about and by Bierce.
Box 2, Folder 6

Sketch of Ambrose Bierce undated

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Box 2, Folder 7

Clippings of Ambrose Bierce writings undated

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Box 2, Folder 8

Clippings about Ambrose Bierce undated

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Box 2, Folder 9

Amy L. Wells writings undated

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Also available on microfilm BANC FILM C-H 62.
Oversize Folder 1 A

Amy L. Wells writings undated

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Box 2, Folder 10

Amy Wells collection miscellaneous undated

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Series 3 Miscellaneous papers related to Ambrose Bierce undated

Physical Description: Box 1, folders 19-20

Arrangement

Arranged hierarchically.

Scope and Content Note

Contains poems written by Albert Sherwood Bierce, Ambrose's brother and other miscellaneous items.
Box 1, Folder 19

Bierce, Albert Sherwood poems undated

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Box 1, Folder 20

Miscellaneous 1910, undated

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Also available on microfilm BANC FILM 2166.