Bryn Mawr College Library Special Collections

Guide to the Letters and Documents Collection

Part II: Box and Folder List, D

Special Collections Department, Bryn Mawr College Library

Copyright 2000 by Special Collections Department, Bryn Mawr College Library

February 2000
Last Updated: May 16, 2003

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Dall, Caroline Wells Healey, 1822-1912
ALS, n.d., no addressee
Library Purchase, 1996
Dall, Caroline Wells Healey, 1822-1912
ALS, 1883 Dec. 31, to Austin Dall
By exchange.
Dall, William Healey, 1845-1927
ALS, 1875 July 14, to Mrs. H. W. Brand
Daly, Elizabeth, b. 1878
Misc. Correspondence and Will
Gift of Eleanor Boyolan and Elizabeth Daly
Darbishire, Helen
2 ALsS, 1951 July 29, 1958 Apr. 5, to Rosemond Tuve
Gift of Rosemond Tuve '24, 1965
Darley, George, 1795-1842
ANS, n.d., n. p.
Removed from the Sayings of Poor Richard, The Prefaces, Proverbs, and Poems of Benjamin Franklin, New York: 1890
Davis, Robert H. (Robert Hobart), 1869-1942
TLS, 1928 Aug. 13, to Marjorie Dana Barlow
Removed from "Ruby Robert" alias Bob Fitzsimmons, by Robert Hobart Davis.
Davison, F. Trubee
TLS, 1935 Mar. 12, to Emily Cross
Gift of Emily Cross
Davitt, Michael, 1846-1906
ALS, 1881 Nov. 9, to Mr. Moss
The Adelman Collection, 1989
Day, F. Holland (Fred Holland), 1864-1933
6 ALsS, 1903 Oct.-Nov., to Harold Peirce
From the Library of Mary Peirce
Delacroix, Eugene, 1798-1863
ALS, 1850 Oct. 13, to "Monsieur"
De la Mare, Walter, 1873-1956
Misc. Corr. 1914, 1926, 1928
Gifts of Dorothy Litchfield, the Papers of Marion E. Parks, Emma Loines
De Morgan, Augustus, 1806-1871
ALS, 1869 Aug. 20, to Thomas Falconer
Removed from Syllabus of a Proposed System, by A. de Morgan
Denny, George Vernon, 1899-1959
 From the Estate of Margaret Gregson
Devonshire, Spencer Compton Cavendish, Duke of, 1833-1908.
Autograph note, 1880 Mar. 9, to S. Christie-Miller
From the P. G. Gordan Collection
Dewey John, 1859 1952
8 ALsS, 1925-1942, to Loise C. Rosett
Letter of 1928, written after a trip to the Soviet Union, describes his impressions of the revolutionary experience in that country. He likens it to the time when "Christianity was a living force that ran through everything."
Dewey, Thomas
TLS, 1942 Nov. 25, to Caroline M. Slade
Tipped into scrapbook of Caroline McCormick Slade
Dibdin, Thomas Frognall, 1776-1847
ALS, 1822 Apr. 18, to A. Le Prevolt
Gift of Helen Green Hardwick, 1979
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870
ALS, 1840 Aug. 17, to I. P. Harley
"A babby is to be christened and a fatted calf killed on thes premises on Tuesday the 25th instant. If (the calf, not the babby) is to be taken off the spit at six, can you come and gladden the heart of the indignant..." (signed - Boz)
From the Library of Harry B. Smith
Gift of Alba Boardman Johnson '89
Dickinson, Arthur Lowes
ALS, 1902 Feb. 12, to Miss Lewis
Pasted in Letters from John Chinaman, by Goldsworthy Lowes Dickinson, London: 1902
Dinsmore, William Bell, 1886-
TLS, 1927 Jan. 3, to Mrs. Hoppin
Dix, Dorothea Lynde, 1802-1887
ALS, 1885 June 15, to Miss Smith(?)
"I am too ill for correct or full use of the pen: the inexorable illness which corrodes the impaired walls of this human frame finds me past all active ... work out of my apartment."
Dobson, Austin, 1840-1921
Corrected galley proof of the title page of Horace Walpole: A Memoir, signed and dated 1890 May 7
Gift of Norman and Michael Kane
Dobson, Austin, 1840-1921
ALS, 1912 Aug. 8, to Edmond Gosse
Removed from Collected Poems, by A.D., London: 1897
Gift of Jeanetta Jameson Chase '17
Doughty, Carolyn A.
6 ALsS, 1924-1931, to Samuel Chew
Gift of Samuel Claggett Chew
Douglas, Norman, 1868-1952
1 ALS, 1927 Nov 27, to "Dear Sir"
Dowley, George
2 ALsS, 1857 Mar. 23, 1858 Mar. 4, to "Father"
Detailed descriptions of Florence and Geneva
Downing, Harriet
2 ALsS, 1950 Jan 16 to Feb 3, to Mrs. Augustus Hand
Draper, Ruth, 1884-1956
TLS, 1936 Mar. 6, to Lois Reed
Library Correspondence
Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945
TLS, 1923 Dec. 4, to Wyncie King
"I am working a novel ..."
Gift of Wyncie King, 1958
Drinnon, Richard
APcS, 1976 June 17, to Kay Boyle
Removed from Nowhere at Home: Letters from Exile of Emma Goldman and Alexander Berkman, ed. by Richard and Anna Maria Drinnon.
Adelman Fund, 1995
Du Chaillu, Paul B. (Paul Belloni), 1835-1903
ALS, 1877 Oct. 4, to Mary Garrett
An affectionate letter
Dumesnil, René, 1879-1967
ALS, 1938 July 25, to Eunice Schenck
ALS, 1929 Oct. 6, to Marion E. Park
From the Papers of Marion E. Park
Dürrenmatt, Friedrich
Transcript of interview with students and faculty at Temple University, 1969 Nov. 14 written by Hans Bänziger

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