1832-1888
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November 29, 1832, Germantown, Pennsylvania.

March 6, 1888, Concord, Massachusetts. Her death was due to mercury poisoning during unsuccessful treatment for typhoid fever.

Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Concord, Massachusetts.

Alcott is best known as the author of the novel Little Women.

  1. Little Kingdom I Possess, A
  2. O the Beautiful Old Story