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Alice French (Octave Thanet): More resources

Links to our available sources for Davenport author Alice French, known by her pen name Octave Thanet

Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center

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from our Archive & Manuscripts Collections

Acc#2001-38 French, Decker, Lischer family history. Genealogy research materials for French, Decker, Munday, Long, Boyer, Miller, Lischer, Morton, Tucker families. 6 binders in 1 carton. Rg. 38 Sec. 3

Acc#2005-09 Alice French materials. Photographs and other materials relating to Alice French (Octave Thanet), including inscribed copies of her books. 4 boxes. Rg 42 Sec 3

Acc#2004-40 League of Women Voters. 20 cartons, 8 boxes. Rg 42 Sec 9 & 10.