Bacon family papers  1805-1888
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Additional Descriptive Data

An inventory of the correspondence is available in the Manuscripts Division.

Related Materials

The Clements Library holds the following books:

The Connecticut Historical Society holds a collection of Terry and Bacon family papers, 1789-1919.


Bacon, Theodore. Delia Bacon: A Biographical Sketch. Boston: Houghton, Mifflin, and Company, 1888.

Baym, Nina. "Delia Bacon: Hawthorne's Last Heroine." Nathaniel Hawthorne Review 20.2 (Fall 1994): 1-10.

Baym, Nina. "Delia Bacon, History's Odd Woman Out." NEQ 69 (1996): 223-49.