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Rachel Harris Campbell Papers

Identifier: MS-0333

Scope and Contents

The Rachel Harris Campbell Papers include Campbell's personal newsletter, Au Courant, which Campbell published from her home in Fayetteville, Arkansas at her Rose Dragon Press. The newsletters include personal reminiscences,  book reviews, local news, weather, and current events. Also included is a copy of This Day Came, a collection of Campbell's poetry published in 1937 by the Gamma Psi Literary Fraternity at San Diego State College.


  • Creation: 1937 - 1966
  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1961 - 1966


Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in some or all of these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creator(s) of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of archival collections is such that multiple creators are often applicable and copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. In any case, the user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, obtaining publication rights and copyright infringement. When requesting images from Special Collections & University Archives for publication, we require a signed agreement waiving San Diego State University of any liability in the event of a copyright violation.

Biographical Note

"Miss Campbell was a prominent student [at San Diego State College] in the 1920s, and she returned to the campus as a secretary for a time in the 1930s."


0.42 Linear Feet (One Hollinger box)

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Accruals and Additions

1977, 1985-014

Related Publications

Campbell, Rachel Harris. The potter's field. Boston, Mass.; Los Angeles, Cal. : [Walter H. Baker company, c1939] PN6120.R4 C27

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Revision Statements

  • September 2022: This collection was reprocessed in September 2022.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections & University Archives Repository

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