Ola Elizabeth Winslow Papers
Scope and Contents
The papers of Ola Elizabeth Winslow contain a record of her literary writings. They include preliminary research for and draft copies of her book A destroying angel as well as drafts of her other writings. Included are page proofs, newspaper clippings, draft manuscripts, and typescripts.
- Winslow, Ola Elizabeth (Person)
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Ola Elizabeth Winslow was an American author and educator who was born in Grant City, Missouri, in 1885(?) and died in Damariscotta, Maine, in 1977. She was a highly-regarded expert in the field of Colonial religious history. In addition to her biography of Jonathan Edwards, which won a Pulitzer Prize in 1941, she wrote many other historical and biographical works. She was a professor of English at Wellesley College until her retirement in 1950.
6 linear feet (6 boxes)
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- Authors, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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- Page proofs Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Typescipts Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Women authors, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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