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Bertha Sanford Dodge Papers (MSS036), 1958-1959

Collection Overview

Title: Bertha Sanford Dodge Papers (MSS036), 1958-1959

Predominant Dates:1958-1959

ID: MSS/MSS/036

Creator: Dodge, Bertha Sanford,1902-1995

Extent: 1.0 Boxes

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Bertha Sanford Dodge Papers include letters to David Kaser regarding manuscript of her book, Plants that Changed the World. There are also a prospectus and sample chapters of this study, originally called The Plant Hunters and a typescript final draft of Plants that Changed the World, including manuscript revision and galley proofs, dated August 20, 1958.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Open

Use Restrictions:

Users of the collection must read and agree to abide by the rules and procedures set forth in the Materials Use Policies.

Providing access to materials does not constitute permission to publish or otherwise authorize use. All publication not covered by fair use or other exceptions is restricted to those who have permission of the copyright holder, which may or may not be Washington University.

If you wish to publish or license Special Collections materials, please contact Special Collections to inquire about copyright status at (314) 935-5495 or spec@wumail.wustl.edu. (Publish means quotation in whole or in part in seminar or term papers, theses or dissertations, journal articles, monographs, books, digital forms, photographs, images, dramatic presentations, transcriptions, or any other form prepared for a limited or general public.)

Acquisition Source: Gift of Bertha Sanford Dodge

Preferred Citation: Name of the Collection, Washington University Libraries, Department of Special Collections

Processing Information: Processed by Washington University Department Special Collections Staff, June 1969


Box and Folder Listing

Series 1: Correspondence, Box 1, Folder 1Add to your cart.
Item 1: Dodge to David Kaser, 1958: December 26Add to your cart.
Autograph letter signed, 1 page
Item 2: Mary Rackcliffe to David Kaser, 1959: November 12Add to your cart.
Typed letter signed, 1 page
Series 2: Manuscripts, Box 1, Folders 2-4Add to your cart.
Item 1: Plants That Changed the WorldAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Prospectus and sample chapters (originally titled The Plant Hunters)Add to your cart.
40 pages
Folder 3: Final typscript draftAdd to your cart.
210 pages
Folder 4: Galley proofsAdd to your cart.
67 pages. Located in oversize.