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Mary Beth Cavert

Mary Beth Cavert is an independent scholar who has published a number of book chapters, most recently to L.M. Montgomery’s Rainbow Valleys: The Ontario Years, 1911–1942. She is also co-editor of and a frequent contributor to The Shining Scroll, the newsletter of the L.M. Montgomery Literary Society. Her current project is a study of Montgomery’s book dedications, entitled “The Friends of Anne: L.M. Montgomery’s Kindred Spirits.”

Bibliography

Book Chapters (4)

Cavert, Mary Beth. “‘To the Memory of’: Leaskdale and Loss in the Great War.” In L.M. Montgomery’s Rainbow Valleys: The Ontario Years, 1911–1942, edited by Rita Bode and Lesley D. Clement, 35–53, 283–84. Montreal and Kingston: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2015.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Nora, Maud, and Isabel: Summoning Voices in Diaries and Memories.” In The Intimate Life of L.M. Montgomery, edited by Irene Gammel, 106–25. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2005.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “L.M. Montgomery’s Book Dedications.” In The Lucy Maud Montgomery Album, compiled by Kevin McCabe, edited by Alexandra Heilbron, 468–70. Toronto: Fitzhenry and Whiteside, 1999.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “L.M. Montgomery and Friendship.” In The Lucy Maud Montgomery Album, compiled by Kevin McCabe, edited by Alexandra Heilbron, 281–85. Toronto: Fitzhenry and Whiteside, 1999.

Journal Articles (2)

Cavert, Mary Beth. “L.M. Montgomery’s Picture Postcards to George Boyd MacMillan 1904–1941.” Journal of L.M. Montgomery Studies, 2020.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “L.M. Montgomery’s Letters to Scotland: Reading between the Lines.” Journal of L.M. Montgomery Studies, 2020.

Newsletter Items (80)

Cavert, Mary Beth. “To My Mother: Clara Woolner Macneill Montgomery.” The Shining Scroll, 2020, 6–12, 28.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Exploring a National Treasure: L.M. Montgomery’s Anne of Green Gables Manuscript.” The Shining Scroll, 2020, 5.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “L.M. Montgomery and Vision Conference/Forum 2020.” The Shining Scroll, 2020, 3.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “L.M. Montgomery’s Newly Discovered Correspondence with George Boyd MacMillan: ‘From the Land of the Maple.’” The Shining Scroll, 2020, 1–3.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “The Shining Scroll and a Review of L.M. Montgomery ‘Newsletters.’” The Shining Scroll, 2019, 34–36.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Centennial of Rainbow Valley.” The Shining Scroll, 2019, 31.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “North Rustico, Prince Edward Island: Landmarks and Home of L.M. Montgomery’s Woolner Family.” The Shining Scroll, 2019, 23–29.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Oliver! The Last Man to Propose to L.M. Montgomery.” The Shining Scroll, 2019, 16–22.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Hurricane Damage to Lucy Maud Montgomery’s Cavendish Home.” The Shining Scroll, 2019, 14.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “‘Birthplace’ of Anne of Green Gables: The Macneill Kitchen.” The Shining Scroll, 2019, 13–14.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “New Park Addition to L.M. Montgomery Sites on Prince Edward Island.” The Shining Scroll, 2019, 12–13.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Envisioning Green Gables: L.M. Montgomery’s Landmark After 188 Years.” The Shining Scroll, 2019, 4–11.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Green Gables Heritage Place Visitor Centre.” The Shining Scroll, 2019, 3.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Anne’s Face, Evelyn Nesbit, and Memories in a Scrapbook.” The Shining Scroll, 2018, 11–17.

Cavert, Mary Beth, and Carolyn Strom Collins. “2018 Montgomery Conference.” The Shining Scroll, 2018, 7–9.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Instead of a Boy: The Origin of the Orphan Girl Motif in Anne of Green Gables.” The Shining Scroll, 2017, 26–27.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “L.M. Montgomery and Natural Friendship: ‘The Chords of Our Natures Are Perfectly Attuned.’” The Shining Scroll, 2017, 21–25.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “In Memoriam.” The Shining Scroll, 2017, 4–10.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Centennial of Anne’s House of Dreams.” The Shining Scroll, 2017, 1–3.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Maud: A Novel Inspired by the Life of L.M. Montgomery by Melanie Fishbane.” The Shining Scroll, 2016, 34–35.

Cavert, Mary Beth, and Carolyn Strom Collins. “The L.M. Montgomery Heritage Society.” The Shining Scroll, 2016, 25–27.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “After Many Years: A Life Remembered.” The Shining Scroll, 2016, 2–6.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “The Lucy Maud Montgomery Garden of the Senses.” The Shining Scroll, 2015, 29–30.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Recommended Companion Reading for Rilla of Ingleside.” The Shining Scroll, 2015, 27–28.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Readying Rilla.” The Shining Scroll, 2015, 26–27.

Cavert, Mary Beth, and Carolyn Collins. “Leaskdale L.M. Montgomery Days.” The Shining Scroll, 2015, 23–24.

Cavert, Mary Beth, Carolyn Strom Collins, and Linda Boutilier. “On L.M. Montgomery’s Prince Edward Island.” The Shining Scroll, 2015, 15–21.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “L.M. Montgomery and the Movies.”The Shining Scroll, 2015, 1–3.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “A Birthday Quote in Honor of L.M. Montgomery’s 140th Birthday in 2014.” The Shining Scroll, 2014, Part 2, 39.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Some Final Words about the L.M. Montgomery Institute.” The Shining Scroll, 2014, Part 2, 30.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Identifying Dust Jackets of 1908 and 1909 Editions of Anne of Green Gables.” The Shining Scroll, 2014, Part 2, 14–18.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “L.M. Montgomery Collectibles.” The Shining Scroll, 2014, Part 2, 7–14.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “L.M. Montgomery’s Last Visit to Prince Edward Island in 1939.” The Shining Scroll, 2014, Part 1, 29–32.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “‘If Our Women Fail in Courage, Will Our Men Be Fearless Still.’” The Shining Scroll, 2014, Part 1, 2–12.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Centennial of L.M. Montgomery’s The Golden Road (1913).” The Shining Scroll, 2013, 2–4.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Friend of the L.M. Montgomery Institute: Rev. Dr. Francis William Pius Bolger.” The Shining Scroll, 2012, Part 2, 20–22.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “L.M. Montgomery’s 1911 Honeymoon in Scotland.” The Shining Scroll, 2012, Part 2, 14–17.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “L.M. Montgomery and Cultural Memory: The Value of Paratext in Montgomery Books.” The Shining Scroll, 2012, Part 1, 22–27.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Chronicles of Avonlea: Published One Hundred Years Ago, June 1912.” The Shining Scroll, 2012, Part 1, 2–3.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Anita Webb and Aunt Maud: December 13, 1911–March 4, 1996.” The Shining Scroll, December 2011, Part 2, 17–19.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “The Very Soul of the Universe Must Ache with Anguish: L.M. Montgomery, Leaskdale, and Loss in the Great War.” The Shining Scroll, December 2011, Part 1, 14–26.

Collins, Carolyn, Christy Woster, and Beth Cavert. “Lucy Maud Montgomery at Home in Leaskdale.” The Shining Scroll, December 2011, Part 1, 5–12.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “The Manse Museum.” The Shining Scroll, December 2011, Part 1, 2–4.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Margaret Leask.” The Shining Scroll, December 2010, Part 3, 11–13.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “The L.M. Montgomery Institute’s Ninth Biennial International Conference.” The Shining Scroll, December 2010, Part 2, 2–7.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Collecting L.M. Montgomery.” The Shining Scroll, December 2010, Part 1, 1–4.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Montgomery’s Other Soldiers.” The Shining Scroll, December 2009, 12–15.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “L.M. Montgomery and World War I in Leaskdale, Ontario: A Book Dedication to Golden D. Lapp.” The Shining Scroll, December 2009, 2–11.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Harriet Gordon Smith and L.M. Montgomery: The Careful Ways of Duty.” The Shining Scroll, September 2009, 5–17.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “L.M. Montgomery’s Book Dedications: Robert Brooks, 116th Battalion, C.E.F.” The Shining Scroll, December 2008, 14–19.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “A Note about Books.” The Shining Scroll, December 2008, 3–4.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “L.M. Montgomery, Lieutenant Colonel John McCrae, and Sir Andrew Macphail.” The Shining Scroll, October 2008, 14–23.

“Cavert, Mary Beth. “‘Lest We Forget’: Rainbow Valley.” The Shining Scroll, 2007, 14–15.

O’Brien, Joan, Ann Johnson, Mary Beth Cavert, Carolyn Collins, Sarah Riedel, and Christy Woster. “Collecting L.M. Montgomery.” The Shining Scroll, 2006, 2–9.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Bertie McIntyre.” The Shining Scroll, 2005, 6–11.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Who Is Isabel Anderson?” The Shining Scroll, 2004, 9–14.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “What Happened to Nate Lockhart?” The Shining Scroll, 2004, 7–8.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Elsie Davidson: February 7, 1904–May 8, 2003.” The Shining Scroll, Autumn 2003, n.pag.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Frede: More Than Friend and Cousin.” The Shining Scroll, Autumn 2003, n.pag.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “2002–03 LMM Literary Society Meetings.” The Shining Scroll, Autumn 2003, n.pag.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Arthur John Lockhart: Pastor Felix.” The Shining Scroll, 2002, 8–9.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Remembering a Friend of Anne.” The Shining Scroll, November 2001, 1–2.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “The Secret Field.” The Shining Scroll, Summer 2000, 5.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Prince Edward Island: Ernest and Myrtle Webb, and Mistress Pat.” Kindred Spirits, Summer 2000, 8–9.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Prince Edward Island: Alec and May Macneill, and Pat of Silver Bush.” Kindred Spirits, Spring 2000, 17.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Anne of Green Gables—1908: ‘To the Memory of My Father and Mother’; Hugh John Montgomery” (part 2). Kindred Spirits, Summer 1999, 10–13.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Anne of Green Gables—1908: To the Memory of My Father and Mother; Hugh John Montgomery” (part 1). Kindred Spirits, Spring 1999, 8–10.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Anne of Green Gables—1908: To the Memory of My Father and Mother; Clara Macneill.” Kindred Spirits, Winter 1998–1999, 8–10.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “The Woolners.” The Shining Scroll, Summer 1998, 5–6.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Kilmeny of the Orchard—1910: To My Cousin Beatrice A. McIntyre This Book Is Affectionately Dedicated.” Kindred Spirits, Summer 1998, 16–19.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Emily’s Quest—1927: To Stella Campbell Keller of the Tribe of Joseph” (part 2). Kindred Spirits, Summer 1997, 16–18.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Emily’s Quest—1927: To Stella Campbell Keller of the Tribe of Joseph” (part 1). Kindred Spirits, Spring 1997, 18–21.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Nora Lefurgey Campbell.” Kindred Spirits, Autumn 1996, 24–26.

Cavert, Beth. “Fred Wright.” The Shining Scroll, 1996, 4–5.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “To the Friends of Anne.” The Shining Scroll, 1996, 4.

Cavert, Beth. “Rea Wilmshurst (1941–1996).” The Shining Scroll, 1996, 3.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Muskoka Dream.” The Shining Scroll, Summer 1995, 6–7.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Back to School: Lucy Maud Montgomery’s Dedicated Teacher.” Kindred Spirits, Autumn 1994, 13–15.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “L.M. Montgomery in Ontario.” The Shining Scroll, Special L.M. Montgomery in Ontario edition, January 1994, 1–10.

Cavert, Mary Beth. “Finding Lucy Maud Montgomery in Ontario: A Visit to Guelph, Uxbridge, Leaskdale, Toronto and Norval.” The Avonlea Traditions Chronicle 2, no. 3 (Winter 1993): 5–9.