Guide to the Papers of Anais Nin, 1934-1977Manuscript MS-1000

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Guide to the Papers of Anais Nin, 1934-1977

Call Number:

Manuscript MS-1000

Collection Dates:


Size of Collection:

1 box ( .25 linear ft.)


Anais Nin, Author. Born 1903, died 1977. Contains correspondence, photos, and magazine articles. Documents AN's personal correspondence including her struggle with cancer.

Access to Collection:


Use & Access

The materials represented in this guide may be accessed through the Rauner Special Collections Library at Dartmouth College. Rauner Library is located in Webster Hall. The materials must be used on-site and may not leave Rauner Library.

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Access to Collection


Introduction to the Collection

The papers of Anais Nin (AN) contain correspondence, photographs, and magazine articles. The papers primarily document AN's personal correspondence. Of note in the papers is AN's description of the origin of her name, and her battle with cancer. The correspondence includes letters to David Diamond, the 20th century composer.


Anais Nin, Author. Born February 21 1903, died January 14, 1977.

Box & Folder List

Box: 1, Dates: ca. 1934-1947

Includes personal correspondence, both typed and handwritten, photographs, and magazine articles.

Box Contents

  • There is no folder listing for this box.

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