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Accession Number: 94-1000


Sunset of Bon Echo fonds. -- Mar. 1916-May 1920. -- 2 items.

Biography / History

"The Sunset of Bon Echo" was a publication produced by members of the Whitman Club of Bon Echo, a club founded by Flora MacDonald for the purpose of honouring Walt Whitman. MacDonald was also editor of "The Sunset of Bon Echo," the publication including poems, fictitious stories, articles, quotations, and photographs and covering topics relating to Walt Whitman, women, Bon Echo, and the club's activities.

Custodial History

This fonds was purchased by Trent University.

Scope and Content

This fonds consists of 6 volumes of "Sunset of Bon Echo" bound into one copy, as well as one additional copy unbound, which were published by Flora Macdonald Denison in honour of Walt Whitman.


Title based on content of the fonds.

This fonds was purchased from an unknown source.

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