Literary Material

Title: Literary Material
Dates of Material:
3.9 cm textual records
Scope and content

Series consists of articles, drama, and book reviews written by Viola Pratt. Also includes literary materials received including, Ibsen by Gilbert Norwood.

Source of supplied title

Title based on contents of the fonds.

Finding aids

File list available (see below).


The series is stored in 1 box.

Box 1
Literary materials received
12Ibsen by Gilbert Norwood1928

Typescript draft of a biography on Henrik Ibsen written in 1928

Accompanying envelope, stamped Mrs. E.J. Pratt, includes holograph note: "Prof. Gilbert Norwood gave me this copy of his article on Ibsen - at Ned's request - in 1928"

Articles, Reviews, and other Prose
15Clippings of book reviews by Viola Pratt[1946] - [1957]

Scrapbook of newspaper clippings of book reviews by Viola Pratt; includes folder of loose newspaper clippings of reviews of Viola Pratt's literary works, including Famous Doctors and "Poetry of the Bible" lecture

113Review of The Challenge[1952?]

Holograph draft of a review of The Challenge by Phyllis Bottome, published in 1952

111Articles by Viola in issues of Acta VictorianaJune 1913, March 1915, March 1916

"The Class Prophecy," Acta Victoriana, Vol. 37, No. 8, June 1913, pp. 382-399

"Marjorie Pickthall," Acta Victoriana, Vol. 39, No. 6, March 1915, pp. 332-341; includes the verse, "Unseen Allies," by E.J. Pratt on pp. 331

"'But the Greatest of These is Love'," Acta Victoriana, Vol. 40, No. 6, March 1916, pp. 320-325

19Play written by Viola Whitney and others, 1T3[1913?]

Untitled and undated play; incomplete and very fragile