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This collection contains 116 letters written to Elizabeth Lee Smith during the American Civil War. The majority of the letters are from Jasper Newton Smith who Elizabeth would marry during the war. The letters concern the progress of the war and the budding romance between Jasper and Elizabeth.
This small collection (.21linear feet) includes personal correspondence between Allen Tate and Mark Van Doren and his wife Mrs. Dorothy Van Doren and other correspondence that concerns Mark Van Doren. There are also poems by Tate, Christmas cards, photographs, and various other items that relate to their friendship over many years. Other correspondence can be found in Mark Van Doren’s papers at Columbia University.
This small collection (.21 linear feet) includes personal correspondence between Allen Tate and family members Benjamin E. Tate, Sr., Benjamin E. Tate, Jr. (Chuck), and Louise Fleishman Tate. There are also letters to J. Edgar Simmons and others, and incoming letters from Mark Van Doren, William S. Knickerbocker, and others making a total of 39 letters. The collection also includes the Chronology and Resume of Allen Tate, typescripts of two poems and several articles by Tate.
This collection contains a letter dated November 23, 1984 from Robert Penn Warren to E. Lowell Robbins about a manuscript by Robbins.
This collections contains numerous letters and a few stamp books from the 1910s-1940s.
This collection contains 25 letters dated 1862-1869. Most of correspondence from P.J. Williamson is to his wife during his service in the American Civil War.
Mr. W. Whittier Wright is a Vanderbilt Alumnus who graduated in 1943. His collection consists of correspondence between himself and Agrarian literary writer Andrew Nelson Lytle.
- Literature 12
- Agrarians (Group of writers) 11
- Fugitives (Group) 11
- Vanderbilt University--Alumni 6
- Vanderbilt University--Faculty 5
- Poetry 4
- United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 4
- Civil war 3
- Vietnam War, 1961-1975 3
- Family papers 2
- Military history 2
- Nashville (Tenn.)--History 2
- Soldiers -- Tennessee -- Correspondence 2
- Tennessee--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 2
- George Peabody College for Teachers--Alumni 1
- Holocaust 1
- Jewish refugees 1
- Jews--Austria 1
- Korean War, 1950-1953 1
- Military police 1
- Tennessee--History 1
- United States. Air Force 1
- University of Nashville 1
- World War, 1939-1945 1 + ∧ less
- Tate, Allen (John Orley Allen Tate) 1
About this Site
This site contains collection guides, or finding aids, to the archival collections held by Vanderbilt University Special Collections and University Archives, the History of Medicine Collection, and the Scarritt Bennett Center. Finding aids describe the context, arrangement, and structure of archival materials, allowing users to identify and request materials relevant to their research.
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