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Keyes, Frances Parkinson, 1885-1970



  • Existence: 1885 - 1970

Frances Parkinson Keyes was born on July 21, 1885 in Charlottesville, Virginia. She was an author who wrote about her life as the wife of a U.S. Senator and novels set in New England, Louisiana, and Europe. A convert to Roman Catholicism, her later works frequently featured Catholic themes and beliefs.Keyes died on July 3, 1970.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

"Also the Hills" manuscript

Identifier: MS-272
Overview "Also The Hills" (circa 1914). The collection contains the manuscript of this novel by Frances Parkinson Keyes in 14 notebooks as well correspondence with Harold G. Rugg.