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Francis K. W. Drury Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0122
Dates: 1896 - 1916

William Lofland Dudley Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0123
Abstract

The William Lofland Dudley Papers consist of the correspondence, lecture notes, articles, speeches, clippings, and scrapbooks of chemist William Lofland Dudley (1895-1914).

Dates: 1882 - 1915

Doris Ann Dudney Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0822
Scope and Content Note

This collection is composed of one Hollinger box with seven folders. Within the collection is a biography of Dudney, her Kappa Delta initiation certificate, her notes from law school, her license to practice law in Florida, correspondence from both her and her family, and an article by Opal S. Dudney.

Dates: Undated

Edgar Hill Duncan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0124
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of Dr. Edgar Hill Duncan (1905-1980), longtime English professor at Vanderbilt.

Dates: circa 1930s-1980

Anna Coile Durham Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0684
Scope and Content Note:

This .21 linear foot collection consists of the booklet King George sent to blind Allied soldiers in French Braille. An English translation of King George’s message is included. The collection also contains a letter written by the organization’s founder George A. Kessler which is written in French. In addition, a letter to Anna Coile Durham from the Permanent Blind Relief War Fund is included which was sent to her with this copy of King George’s message.

Dates: 1919

Walter Durham Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0881
Dates: multiple

George Dutch Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0126
Abstract

The papers contain handwritten and typed letters, publications by the Western Arts Association, and minutes from meetings as well as a copy of the constitution. There is also a folder pertaining to the finances of the Western Arts Association and a few publications from the Western Arts Association and one folder pertaining to the Southern Arts Association.

Dates: Undated

Mary Ella Duvall Diary

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0930
Abstract

This collection consists of the diary dated 1861-1867 of an educated young woman as she leaves school and reflects on the changing world around her due to the American Civil War.

Dates: 1861 - 1867

Ernst J. Eberling Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS.0127
Dates: multiple

Edna St. Vincent Millay Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.1031
Abstract

This collection contains 8 publications by Edna St. Vincent Millay and some clippings about her and her works.

Dates: 1910s-1950s

John Egerton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0128
Abstract

The John Egerton Papers, 1950s-2003, include correspondence, manuscripts of writings, speeches, research materials, publication materials, publicity for books, reviews, legal and financial documents, memorabilia, clippings and photographs, programs from cultural events, scrapbooks and periodicals on race relations and school desegregation, and audio and video tapes.

Dates: 1950’s–2003

John Egerton Papers - Estate Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0849
Scope and Contents The Estate Papers of John Egerton make up this second addition to his papers already held in the Special Collections and Archives of Vanderbilt University. These thirty-five boxes cover a wide range of topics pertaining to his career from 1960 to 2014.There are seven boxes of correspondence, ranging in date from 1963 to 2014. Some of the correspondence is personal, but most of it concerns his work as a writer.Other material pertains to Egerton’s speeches and...
Dates: 1960 - 2014

Marvin Eisenberg Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0584
Abstract

The Marvin Eisenberg Collection is a research photographic archive of primarily Italian paintings of the 12th through 15th centuries. This collection contains photographs, postcards, museum catalogs, art journal articles, correspondence, and research notes. The photographs were assembled for art history lecture presentations and research for journal and book publications about Italy’s late Gothic and early Renaissance painting.

Dates: multiple

Robert Burns Eleazer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0129
Abstract

The Robert Burns Eleazer Papers (1877–1973) include correspondence and writings by Eleazer as well as newspaper clippings, course and program outlines, press releases and pamphlets. There are several autobiographical writings as well as a transcription of Mr. Eleazer being interviewed by historian John Egerton shortly before Mr. Eleazer’s death in 1973. Writings by others include reviews, articles, pamphlets and student papers.

Dates: 1877 - 1973

William D. Elrod Civil War Letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS.0826
Dates: 1861 - 1865

Francis W. Emerson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0130
Dates: mutliple

O. B. Emerson Collection (William Faulkner)

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0131
Abstract

The O. B. Emerson Collection, 1922-1990, consists of material that literary scholar O. B. Emerson, 1921-1990, collected about author William Faulkner, 1897-1962.

Dates: 1922 - 1990

Ethel Mary Ervin Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0568
Scope and Contents

This .21 linear foot collection contains one three-ring binder with 27 pieces of original correspondence, with a transcription and photocopies. Also included are notes of recommendation, programs, and student cards. Ethel Mary “Dot” wrote most of the letters with the last letter being written by her younger brother, Albert Goode Ervin, Jr. “Budy” when he was 12 years old. “Lily” is the nickname of her mother, Elizabeth Ervin.

Dates: 1891-1903

Allen S. Eskind World War II Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0633
Scope and Content

This Collection is .21 linear feet and includes Allen Eskind’s WWII Journal in fifteen chapters and his official correspondence during his time of service with the U.S. Navy. A photograph album in electronic digitized format that documents his Naval tour of duty during the second World War will be available online at the Vandy Goes to War: World War II Remembered website.

Dates: undated

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