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Plimpton Family papers, 1607-1995, bulk 1892-1980

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Series II: Writings, 1913-1992, undated

This small series includes the writings of two generations: An address delivered by Frances Taylor Pearsons Plimpton to the Wellesley Club; addresses by George Plimpton; pieces written by Francis T. P. Plimpton dating from a journal he kept in 1913 while on a trip to Europe to drafts dating to 1972; and notes and drafts of several of Pauline Ames Plimpton's works. The material is arranged alphabetically by creator.


Plimpton, Frances Taylor Pearsons



Box 14 Folder 11 Address-- Delivered to Wellesley Club, circa, 1890s


Plimpton, George Arthur


Box 14 Folder 12 Addresses, 1913-1915, 1932, undated, 1913-1915, 1932, undated



Box 15 Folder 1 Memoir--Draft, undated


Box 15 Folder 2 Printed, 1926-1928


Plimpton, Francis Taylor Pearsons


Box 15 Folder 3 General, 1926-1972


Box 15 Folder 4 "Amherst Writing,", 1920-1922


Box 15 Folder 5 China, 1976



Box 53 Far East Diary, 1920. Typescript. 363 pages (rectos only). Original buckram, spine gilt., 1920, (1 bound volume)

An unpublished account of a voyage to China in 1920.



Box 15 Folder 6 China--Journal, 1918-1922

(pages 1-49 missing)


Box 15 Folder 7 to 9 Europe--Journal, 1913, (3 Folders)


Box 15 Folder 10 "Law as a Career,", 1933


Box 15 Folder 11 "In Personam," 1924, undated, 1924, undated



Box 16 Folder 1 "In Praise of Polygamy," 1957, undated, 1957, undated


Box 16 Folder 2 Verse, 1928-1955, undated, 1928-1955, undated


Plimpton, Pauline Ames


Box 16 Folder 3 China, 1976


Box 16 Folder 4 to 9 "A Collector's Recollections"--Notes and drafts, 1992, undated, 1992, undated, (6 Folders)


Box 16 Folder 10 "The Human Wisdom of Johnson,", 1922


Box 16 Folder 11 Notes--General, undated


Box 16 Folder 12 "Orchids at Christmas,", 1975


Box 16 Folder 13 The Plimpton Papers, 1984-1985


Box 16 Folder 14 A Window on our World--More Plimpton Papers, 1987, undated, 1987, undated