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Accession 509

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Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

1500 pieces, .75 linear feet


English; Spanish;

Historical Note

Lucile Kathryn Delano (1902-2001) was an author and professor of modern languages at Winthrop College (1947-1966).

Scope and Content Note

The Lucile Kathryn Delano Papers consist of correspondence relating to Dr. Delano, Hallet Abend, and Virgilia Peterson (Princess Sapieha of Poland), an account of her trips to Europe and Mexico City, honors and awards she received, a dissertation presented to the Board of Graduate Studies at Washington University, notes on projected research on William Cullen Bryant, manuscripts, newspaper clippings, and family photographs.


The papers of Lucile Kathryn Delano, Winthrop professor and author, were received by the Archives in January, 1983.


Europe, Travel, Diaries, Madrid, London, Spain, Mexico, American Association of University Women, William Cullen Bryant


For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

Lucile Kathryn Delano Papers - Accession 509

LC Subject Headings

Delano, Lucile K. (Lucile Kathryn), 1902-2001--Archives; Delano, Lucile K. (Lucile Kathryn), 1902-2001--Travel; Abend, Hallett, 1884-1955--Correspondence; Peterson, Virgilia, 1904-1966--Correspondence; Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878; Winthrop College, the South Carolina College for Women--Faculty; Europe--Description and travel; Mexico City (Mexico)--Description and travel