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Sarah Doerries papers

 Collection
Identifier: NA-365

Scope and Contents

The Sarah Doerries papers consists of unpublished manuscripts and annotated poetry. As an active editor and writer, Sarah contributed to the art community of New Orelans and Cincinnati alike.

Dates

  • Majority of material found within 1996 - 2018

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Biographical / Historical

Sarah Doerries (1920-2013) was an author of poetry and prose, and was actively involved in publication in both New Orleans and Cincinnati. She worked intensively with Newcomb Tulane College, where she was able to write and teach at the college. She became a publisher and editor, working for top publishing houses. Notebly she worked for The Southern Review and the Historic New Orleans Collection.

Her collection archived here include manuscripts and annotated poetry. As an active editor and writer, Sarah contributed to the art community of New Orelans and Cincinnati alike.

Extent

1 Boxes (1 box containing 13 folders of unpublished manuscripts and other writing by Sarah "Sally" Richards Doerries (1970-2013, NC 1992) comprises this collection.) : 1 box, 13 folders.

Language of Materials

English

Title
Sarah Doerries Papers
Status
In Progress
Author
Jasmine Cowen
Date
09/24/2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Undetermined
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Language of description note
English
Sponsor
Donated by Jay Holland.
Edition statement
Unpublished manuscripts and other writing by Sarah "Sally" Richards Doerries (1970-2013, NC 1992).

Repository Details

Part of the Newcomb Archives and Vorhoff Collection Repository

Contact:
Newcomb Institute
43 Newcomb Place
Suite 341
New Orleans LA 70118 USA US