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Sylvia Dobson papers, 1934-1992
1989  
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  • Restrictions on Access
  • Restrictions on Use and Reproduction
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Processing History
  • Biography
  • Scope and Content
  • Organization and Arrangement
  • Related Material

  • Title: Sylvia Dobson papers
    Collection number: 1989
    Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 1 linear ft. (2 boxes)
    Date (inclusive): 1934-1992
    Abstract: Sylvia Dobson was a schoolteacher and a close friend of the modernist and imagist poet Hilda Doolittle. This collection contains their correspondence as well as some research materials concerning Hilda Doolittle.
    Language of Materials: Materials are in English.
    Physical location: COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Creator: Dobson, Sylvia

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Open for research. Advance notice required for access. Contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to UCLA Library Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Sylvia Dobson Papers (Collection 1989). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, UCLA.

    Acquisition Information

    Provenance unknown. This collection is part of an outreach and collection-building partnership between the June L. Mazer Lesbian Archives, the UCLA Center for the Study of Women (CSW) and the UCLA Library.

    Processing History

    Processed by Stacy Wood, 2012
    The June L. Mazer Lesbian Archive at UCLA is an outreach and collection-building partnership between the June L. Mazer Lesbian Archives, the UCLA Center for the Study of Women (CSW) and the UCLA Library. These collections expand the pool of primary source materials available to researchers and to the community at large. This partnership was initiated by CSW and is funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities (NEH) to inventory, organize, preserve, and digitize more than eighty Mazer collections pertaining to lesbian and feminist activism and writings.

    Biography

    Sylvia Dobson was born in 1908. She was a schoolteacher as well as an aspiring writer and is a well known correspondent and friend of the modernist and imagist poet Hilda Doolittle. They had a brief courtship followed by a long friendships lasting almost thirty years.

    Scope and Content

    This collection contains correspondence between Sylvia Dobson and Hilda Doolittle, as well as some research materials concerning Ms. Doolittle.

    Organization and Arrangement

    Arranged chronologically.

    Related Material

    An astrological chart drawn by Sylvia Dobson can be found in the H.D. Papers at the Beinecke Library.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Dobson, Sylvia -- Archival resources.
    H. D. (Hilda Doolittle), 1886-1961 -- Archival resources.