Sumner Chilton Powell papers
- 1948-1973 and undated
- Powell, Sumner Chilton, 1924- (Person)
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3.49 Cubic Feet (2 letter size document boxes, 6 legal size document boxes)
Powell was the author of several historical works; his major publication was Puritan Village:The Formation of a New England Town, for which he spent almost six years gathering material from local records, archives, and private collections in England and Massachusetts. Chilton received the Pulitzer Prize for this work in 1964.
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