Katherine Cowen de Baillou papers

Katherine Cowen de Baillou papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Baillou, Katherine Cowen de
Title: Katherine Cowen de Baillou papers
Dates: Bulk, 1922-1938
Dates: 1922-1947
Quantity: 2.0 Linear feet (5 document boxes)
Coll. Number: ms906

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of papers of Katherine Cowen de Baillou from 1922-1947. Includes correspondence, post cards, printed material, sheet music of Paul Bowles, photographs, and de Baillou's passport. The bulk of the collection contains correspondence from de Baillou to her parents during her travels in France, Germany, Malaga (Spain), Mexico, New York, North Africa, and Sweden. Baillou's letters include comments on the geography, social life, and political condition of the areas. Other correspondents include Paul Bowles, Richard Curle, Lilia Kidder and Wolfgang Schoenborn.


Arranged by record type.

Index Terms

Africa, North--Description and travel.
Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999
Curle, Richard, 1883-1968
France--Description and travel.
Germany--Description and travel.
Kidder, Lilia
MaÌ malaga (Spain)--Description and travel.
Mexico--Description and travel.
New York (State)--Description and travel.
Schoenborn, Wolfgang
Sheet music.
Sweden--Description and travel.
Women travelers--United States.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Katherine Cowen de Baillou papers, ms906, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Letters, Paris, 1922
2Letters, Paris, 1923
3Letters, France, 1925
4Letters, Sweden, 1927-1928
5Letters, Paris, 1928
6Letters, Paris, 1929
21Letters, Malaga, 1929
2Letters, North Africa, 1929
3Letters, Paris, 1930
4Letters, Germany, 1930
5Letters, New York, 1930-1931
6Letters, Paris, 1932
7Letters, Germany, 1932
8Letters, Mexico, 1934
31Letters, New York, 1935
2Letters, Mexico, 1935
3Letters, Germany, 1937
4Letters, France, 1937
5Letters, France, 1938
6Miscellaneous, 1938
41Katherine Muir Cowen passport, 1938
3Paul Bowles cards, August 1934-February 1941
4Paul Bowles letters, November 6, 1930-December 12, 1947
5Paul Bowles printed material
6Paul Bowles sheet music
7Richard Curle letters, April 12, 1937-May 4, 1941
8Lilia Kidder letters, August-December 1937, undated
9Wolfgang Schoenborn letters, September 24, 1934-July 2, 1935
51 The Atmosphere of Places by Richard Curle
2 Caravansary by Richard Curle
3 Conrad to a Friend by Richard Curle
4 Into the East by Richard Curle
5 The Last Twelve Years of Joseph Conrad by Richard Curle
6 Oriental Trail by Richard Curle
7 The One and the Other by Richard Curle