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Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964

 Person

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

The Linda Lear Collection of Rachel Carson

 Collection
Identifier: MS-001
Scope and Contents Linda Lear, an environmental historian and graduate of Connecticut College, published her prize-winning biography Rachel Carson: Witness for Nature in 1997. The collection consists of the research materials gathered by Linda Lear during the writing of her book. It includes copies and some original correspondence, vital records, articles, reviews, interviews, audiovisual materials, slides, and photographs that chronicle the life and...
Dates: 1886-2016

Peace River Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-048
Abstract

This collection consists of materials gathered by Neil Goodwin, producer and founder of Peace River Films, in creating the 1993 American Experience documentary Rachel Carson’s Silent Spring. Materials included in the collection include VHS tapes, photographs, correspondence, memos, notes, typescripts, slides, ads, articles, committee hearings, and magazines.

Dates: Circa 1926-1993

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Carson, Rachel, 1907-1964 -- Silent Spring 1
DDT (Insecticide) 1
Ecology 1
Environmental responsibility 1
Environmentalism -- History 1