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Kathleen Norris letters to Margaret A. Hartigan, 1897-1964 (bulk 1910-1964).
BANC MSS 2007/194 box 1; BANC MSS 2007/194 box 2; BANC MSS 2007/194 box 3; BANC MSS 2007/194 box 4; ...
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Kathleen Norris letters to Margaret A. Hartigan, 1897-1964 (bulk 1910-1964)
Kathleen Thompson Norris letters to Margaret A. Hartigan


Norris, Kathleen Thompson, 1880-1966, creator, correspondent.


Hartigan, Margaret A., 1887-1974, correspondent.


Contains letters describing family news; about Kathleen Norris' writing; travel around the United States, Europe, and Asia; women's suffrage; United States politics including presidential elections; the fight against communism including the University of California's Loyalty Oaths; the events leading up to and including World War II; and other world events from the 1910's through the 1960's. Letters also contain drawings, clippings, and letters from other family and friends forwarded to Mrs. Hartigan.


1910 (issued)


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Norris, Kathleen Thompson -- 1880-1966 -- Correspondence
Hartigan, Margaret A -- 1887-1974 -- Correspondence
Norris, Kathleen Thompson -- 1880-1966 -- Travel
Hartigan, Charles Conway -- 1882-1944
Norris, Charles G. (Charles Gilman) -- 1881-1945
Norris family
Presidents -- Election
Communism -- United States -- Public opinion
Loyalty oaths -- California -- Berkeley
World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American
Women -- Suffrage -- United States
United States -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Public opinion
Europe -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Public opinion
Asia -- Politics and government -- 20th century -- Public opinion
United States -- Description and travel
Europe -- Description and travel
Asia -- Description and travel


Kathleen Norris letters to Margaret A. Hartigan, BANC MSS 2007/194, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Gift of Hugh Barton (grandson of Margaret A. Hartigan) in 2007.
Related collection: Kathleen Norris and Charles Gilman Norris family papers (BANC MSS 70/100 c).
Kathleen Thompson Norris was the author of popular romance novels and the highest paid female author of her time. She was married to author Charles Gilman Norris (Cigi), brother of author Frank Norris. Her younger sister was Margaret A. Hartigan (Mark), married to Charles Conway Hartigan, a Rear Admiral in the United States Navy. More information on Kathleen Norris and her family can be found in her autobiography, Family Gathering (1959).
In English.



Physical Description:

2.4 (6




BANC MSS 2007/194 box 1
BANC MSS 2007/194 box 2
BANC MSS 2007/194 box 3
BANC MSS 2007/194 box 4
BANC MSS 2007/194 box 5
BANC MSS 2007/194 box 6
BANC MSS 2007/194