Evans' notes and transcriptions of letters and diaries of Mary Virginia Merrick (1886-1955), founder of the Christ Child Society (1887). Includes incomplete typed manuscript of biography on Merrick by Evans (unpublished).
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1. Miscellaneous Manuscripts collection 1, GTMGamms345, Box 6, Folder 17 -- Evans, Mary Ellen. Typed manuscript: "The Eager Soul: A Documentary Biography of Mary Virginia Merrick (1866-1955)" Baltimore: Helicon Press, 1971. Never published. Gift of Miss Evans.
2. John L. Brown papers 4, GTMGamms353, Box 15, Folder 10 --
Typed letter signed by Mary Ellen Evans to John L. Brown, dated 1977.
Mary Ellen Evans papers, GTM970617. Booth Family Center for Special Collections, Georgetown University Library, Washington, D.C. https://findingaids.library.georgetown.edu/repositories/15/resources/12238 Accessed March 21, 2019.