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Rachel Field Book List

Identifier: M1478

Scope and Contents

Collection contains Field letters (dated October 9, 1930 and May 13, 1936) to Katherine Watson, Denver (Colo.) Public Library; "Girlhood Favorites" list created by DPL and signed by Field.


  • 1930, 1936


Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.


All requests for permission to publish, reproduce, or quote from material in the collection should be discussed with the appropriate librarian or archivist. Permission for publication may be given on behalf of the Denver Public Library as the owner of the physical item. It is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained by the customer. The Library does not assume any responsibility for infringement of copyright or publication rights of the manuscript held by the writer, heirs, donors, or executors. Reproduction restrictions are decided on a case-by-case basis.

Biographical / Historical

Rachel Lyman Field (1894--1942) was an American novelist, poet, and children's fiction writer. She is best known for the Newbery Award-winning children's book: Hitty


1 envelope(s)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, Rachel Field, 1930, 1936.

Linking Entry Complexity Note

Part of Children's Literature Collection

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Repository Details

Part of the Denver Public Library, Western History and Genealogy Repository

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Denver CO 80204 United States