Collections: 
0-9 | A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | Q | R | S | T | U | V | W | X | Y | Z

Alice Caldwell Hegan Rice notebooks, n.d.

details | guide | text

Author

Processed by: Archives Staff ; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig

Title

Alice Caldwell Hegan Rice notebooks

Date

n.d

Repository

University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506

Arrangement

No discernable arrangement.

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research.

Preferred Citation Note

[Identification of item], Alice Caldwell Hegan Rice notebooks, 1M50M32, Special Collections, University of Kentucky.

Extent

.45 cubic ft.

Biography/History

Author. Alice Caldwell Hegan Rice, a native of Louisville and the wife of Kentucky poet Cale Young Rice, received a degree from the University of Louisville. The author of numerous books, she penned three in collaboration with her husband. Rice is best known for her novel MRS. WIGGS AND THE CABBAGE PATCH, which depicts life in Louisville's lower class Cabbage District.

Scope and Content

This collection consists of eight notebooks, some of which Rice used as commonplace books for transcribing quotations from such notable authors as Charles Dickens, William Shakespeare, and George Eliot.

Subjects

  • Rice, Alice Caldwell Hegan, 1870-1942.
  • Authors.
  • Louisville--Literature.
  • Notebooks.
  • Kentucky author