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Mary Cable Collection

Identifier: AC 390

Scope and Content

Collection contains manuscripts of Cable's books and essays, correspondence, and research materials associated with her publications.


  • 1955-1991

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Copy Restrictions

Duplication allowed for research purposes. User responsible for all copyright compliance. Copyright to published works retained by the author

Biographical Note

Mary Pratt Cable was born in Cleveland, OH, and brought up in Providence, R.I. After a number of years in New York and abroad, she moved to Santa Fe, N.M. She often published in the New Yorker, and later worked for Harper's Bazaar. She has written books on aspect of American social history, including Tell Me the Truth About Love, a work of fiction set in Santa Fe, N.M.


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Contact Information

  1. Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
  2. The Palace of the Governors
  3. P.O. Box 2087
  4. Santa Fe, New Mexico 87504-2087, U.S.A.
  5. Phone: (+)505.476.5090
  6. Fax: (+)505.476.5093
  7. Email:
  8. URL:
Guide to the Mary Cable Collection, 1955-1991
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Finding aid is in English[OCLC 64431747]

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Repository Details

Part of the Fray Angélico Chávez History Library Repository

Fray Angélico Chávez History Library
New Mexico History Museum
113 Lincoln Ave
Sante Fe NM 87501 USA
(505) 476-5090