Cary, Alice (1820-1871)

Cary, Alice

26 April 1820 – 12 February 1871


Image Information:

Source: NYPL Digital Gallery, The New York Public Library

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Pertinent Archives:

Boston Public Library (correspondence and manuscript poems) (

The Huntington Library (correspondence) (

Iowa State Historical Department, Division of Historical Museum and Archives, Historical Library (autographs) (

Schlesinger Library (photo and correspondence) (

Legacy References:

Campbell, Donna. “Review of Judith Fetterley and Marjorie Pryse’s Writing Out of Place: Regionalism, Women, and American Literary Culture.” Legacy 21.1 (2004): 96. [LION]

Fetterley, Judith, and Marjorie Pryse. Legacy Profile: “Alice Cary.” Legacy 1.1 (1984): 1-3.

Fetterley, Judith. “Entitled to More than ‘Peculiar Praise’: The Extravagance of Alice Cary’s Clovernook.” Legacy 10.2 (1993): 103-19.

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