Peden, Rachel (1901-1975)
Scope:
The Rachel Peden collection includes manuscripts and printed materials.

Published works include Rural Free: A Farm Wife’s Almanac of Country Living (Knopf, 1961), The Land, the People (Knopf, 1966), and “The Song of Collins,” a short story (Flagstaff Press, 1966). Other manuscript items include shorter works of fiction and dramatic works. The collection also includes over 2,000 printed clippings of Peden’s column, “The Hoosier Farm Wife Say,” published regularly in The Indianapolis Star between 1946 and 1966.
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Notable Figures
1. Peden, Rachel
Associated Subjects
1. Women's Studies Collections -- History and Culture Subject Guide
2. Literary Collections Subject Guide
3. American literature -- Women authors
4. Women authors, American
5. American literature--20th century