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Betty Adler collection

 Collection — Box: 1 [31151030055580]
Identifier: MS-0237
Collection consists of 10 items of Maryland author, Betty Adler (1918-1973). Included are two letters, a literary map of Baltimore (MD) and several clippings from "The Baltimore Sun" (March 11-21, 1973).

Dates

  • 1970-1973

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is housed off-site and requires 48-hours' notice for retrieval. Please contact Special Collections for more information.

Collection is open for use.

Conditions Governing Use

Single copies may be made for research purposes. Researchers are responsible for determining any copyright questions. It is not necessary to seek our permission as the owner of the physical work to publish or otherwise use public domain materials that we have made available for use, unless Johns Hopkins University holds the copyright.

Extent

.167 Cubic Feet (10 items)

Biographical Note

Betty Adler was an author and lecturer. She was born in Havana in 1918 and came to Baltimore in 1933 as a student at Goucher College. Miss Adler was nationally known for her work on the Enoch Pratt Free Library's Mencken collection. She published "H.L.M.: the Mencken Bibliography" in 1961. She was the originator and editor of "Menckeniana," published by the Pratt Library in Baltimore. Miss Adler died in 1973.

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of 10 items of Maryland author, Betty Adler (1918-1973). Included are two letters, a literary map of Baltimore (MD) and several clippings from "The Baltimore Sun" (March 11-21, 1973). The clippings are editorials and tributes published after Miss Adler's death.

Provenance

The collection was formerly part of Ms. 34.

Processing Information

This is no known processing information for this collection.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
The Sheridan Libraries
Special Collections
3400 N Charles St
Baltimore MD 21218 USA