Mari Sandoz Papers
Scope and Contents
Collection contains letters from Sandoz on a variety of subjects; letters from her sister Caroline Sandoz Pifer to Denver author Caroline Bancroft; newspaper clippings from a series on Sandoz.
Language of Materials
Material is in English.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
Marie "Mari" Susette Sandoz (May 11, 1896 - March 10, 1966) was a Nebraska novelist, biographer, lecturer, and teacher. She became one of the West's foremost writers, and wrote extensively about pioneer life and the Plains Indians. She received the Newbery Medal.
1 envelope (76 items)
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift; Caroline Bancroft,Denver, Colo.; 1969 (Pifer letters).
Gift; Henry S. Smith,Colton, Calif.; 1970 (Sandoz letters and clippings).
- Finding Aid for the Mari Sandoz Papers
- Finding Aid prepared from MARC data.
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