Scope and Contents
The Abernethy manuscript miscellany collection is comprised of 19 boxes (18 regular and 1 oversize) organized alphabetically by author last name. This collection includes original manuscript and typescript letters and writings from American authors throughout the 19th and 21st centuries. Transcriptions of original manuscript letters are available for some items.
- 1835 - 2000
- Frost, Elinor, 1873-1938 (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Open for research without restrictions.
Biographical / Historical
Elinor (White) Frost (1873-1938) married poet Robert Frost in 1895. The two were high school sweethearts and co-valedictorians of their graduating class. Frost attended St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York. The Frosts had six children. Elinor Frost suffered from depression throughout her life, and died in 1938 following a long illness.
Language of Materials
Part of the Middlebury College Special Collections & Archives Repository
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