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"Life, Not Death, is the Great Adventure"

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 21
Identifier: ABER MS MISC

Scope and Contents

Typescript monograph of "Life, Not Death, is the Great Adventure" with accompanying envelope, stating, "Sherwood Anerson had stated many times that 'Life, not death, is the great adventure.' It became his epitaph. In consequence, this typescript is believed to be a self-stylized phrophesized (sic.) eulogy written and typed by Anderson sometime before his death, on March 8, 1941."


  • Creation: 1835 - 2000


Conditions Governing Access

Open for research without restrictions.


1 Folder

Language of Materials


Repository Details

Part of the Middlebury College Special Collections & Archives Repository

Middlebury College
Davis Family Library
110 Storrs Avenue
Middlebury Vermont 05753 United States