Lilly Library Manuscript Collections

WOLVERTON MSS.

The Wolverton mss., 20th century, consist of three unpublished novels by Indiana author Ethel Traugh Wolverton, 1890- . Ethel Wolverton was born January 25, 1890 in White County, Indiana. She obtained a B.S. degree from Northwestern University in 1919 and has published several mystery novels, plays, articles and short stories. The manuscripts in this collection are as submitted to publishers but apparently were never published. They are:

"The Débutante Detective," by Ethel T. Wolverton in collaboration with Marie D. Hemke. T.D. (photocopy), 361pp.

"The House of Singing Doors," by Ethel T. Wolverton in collaboration with Marie D. Hemke. T.D. (photocopy), 330pp.

"The Mills of God (A Period Novel of the Southwest)." T.D. 444pp.

Gift. 2005

Collection size: 3 items

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