My life with Will James

 Collection
Identifier: 90-13

Scope and Contents

Incomplete manuscript autobiography of Alice Conradt James Ross' early married life with Will James. Included is an account of how Alice and Will met, their courtship and marriage in 1920, and early married life in San Francisco and on a ranch in Arizona; also included are three letters to Alice from her Charles Scribners' Sons editor, Whitney Darrow.

Dates

  • 1936

Creator

Restrictions

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Biographical Note

Nevadan, wife of author Will James.

Extent

0.4 Linear Feet (155 pages)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

Incomplete manuscript autobiography of Alice Conradt James Ross' early married life with Will James. The collection contains material from 1936 created by Alice Conradt James.

Arrangement

Arranged in chapters.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Manuscript autobiography, Jack Bacon, The Frame Up, Reno, NV, Purchase, 90-13
Title
A Guide to My life with Will James
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

Contact:
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