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Jewett Family Papers, 1878-1917

Collection of manuscripts from the Jewett family of Sarah Orne Jewett House Museum and Visitor Center in South Berwick, Maine

Portrait of Sarah Orne Jewett
Portrait of Sarah Orne Jewett, c. 1870s-1890s.

The Jewett family papers include personal correspondence between noted New England author Sarah Orne Jewett and members of her family and friends. References to social events, daily reports of health and activities, and travel and vacationing provide a personal view of the author's life.

This collection contains:

  • Photographs
  • Correspondence
  • Ephemera
  • Financial records

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Jewett Family Papers, 1878-1917