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Caroline Maddocks Beard papers

Identifier: MSS-011

Scope and Contents

The Caroline Maddocks Beard papers concern Beard's work as an author (sometimes using the pen name, Jane Eddington) on foods and cooking, and as a columnist for the Chicago Tribune. Beard was a member of the Wellesley Class of 1892.


  • Majority of material found within 1892 - 1932

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is not yet fully processed, but portions may be made available to researchers. Please contact the Archives staff by email at or by phone at (781) 283-3745 to request materials.

Conditions Governing Use

The Wellesley College Archives welcomes researchers to use materials in the public domain, to make fair use of copyrighted materials as defined by copyright law, and to request permission to use works whose copyright is held by Wellesley College. All materials from the Archives, regardless of copyright status, should be attributed to the Wellesley College Archives, Library and Technology Services when cited, quoted, or reproduced.


102 boxes

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

These papers were donated to the Library in 1938, from the Estate of Caroline Maddocks Beard via Caroline Miles Hill.
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Repository Details

Part of the Wellesley College Archives Repository