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   Wilbertine Teters Worden Papers 1859-1949.

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Summary Information

At a Glance

Call No.:MS#1380
Bib ID:4078529 View CLIO record
Creator(s):Worden, Wilbertine Teters, 1867-1949.
Title:Wilbertine Teters Worden Papers 1859-1949.
Physical description:14.5 linear feet (32 boxes).
Language(s):In English
Access: Boxes 2-32 are shelved offsite and require 48 hours for access.  More information »

Arrangement

Arrangement

Material is arranged into four series

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Description

Scope and Content

Correspondence, manuscripts, drafts, notes, diaries, reports and memoranda about mining and the U. S. Civil War, documents, photographs, and printed materials. Some of the files concern her father, Col. Wilbert Barton Teters, 1836-1923, a Civil War veteran, his military reunions, and his gold mining interests in Colorado. Her articles include both fiction (short stories and poetry) and non-fiction (she often wrote love stories from early American history). She also published a novel, "The Snows of Yester-year" (Boston, Arena Publishing Company, 1895).

The cataloged correspondents are: Champ Clark (3), John Erskine (1), James A. Farley (1), Simon Guggenheim (1), and Charles Henry Hart (2).

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Using the Collection

Partially Offsite

Access Restrictions

 Boxes 2-32 are shelved offsite and require 48 hours for access.

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Restrictions on Use

Permission to publish materials must be obtained in writing from the Librarian for Rare Books and Manuscriptrs.

Preferred Citation

[Collection Name]. Rare Book and Manuscript Library. Columbia University.

Related Material

See also: papers of her daughter, Helen Worden Erskine (Ms Coll/Erskine, H. W.), and her sister, Luellen Teters Bussenius (Ms Coll/Bussenius).

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About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries. Rare Book and Manuscript Library; machine readable finding aid created by Columbia University Libraries Digital Library Program Division

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Processed 04/05/1988 HR

Machine readable finding aid generated from MARC-AMC source via XSLT conversion June 26, 2009 Finding aid written in English.
    2009-06-26 File created.
    2013-04-09 xml document instance created by Carrie Hintz

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Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Clark, Champ, 1850-1921.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Erskine, John, 1879-1951.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Farley, James A.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Guggenheim, Simon.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Hart, Charles Henry, 1847-1918.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Genre/Form

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Correspondence.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
DiariesPortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Photoprints.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

Subjects

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Gold mines and mining--Colorado.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Teeters, Wilbert Barton, 1836-1923.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID
Women journalists--United States--20th century.PortalCLIOArchiveGRID

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History / Biographical Note

Biographical Note

Wilbertine Nesselrode Teters Worden Wilson, journalist and author, as well as editor of J. G. Mitchell Trade Publications in New York and a contributor to many periodicals. She lived in Colorado and New York City. Her first husband, Charles George Worden, 1870-1897, a lawyer and publisher, died young; she had a brief second marriage to Harry Leon Wilson, 1867-1939, author and editor of "Puck" magazine.

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