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Richard Malcolm Weaver Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0495
Dates: 1940s - 1960s

Who Speaks for the Negro Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0667
Dates: multiple

Jesse Ely Wills Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0001
Overview This collection contains literary correspondence, poems, and manuscripts of poet and businessman Jesse Ely Wills.
Dates: 1915 - 1977

Matthew Wills Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0751
Overview This collection contains around 20 items by or about Fugitive poet Ridley Wills, dating from 1919 to 1957.
Dates: 1919 - 1957

William Ridley Wills II Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0510
Dates: multiple

Stuart Wright Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0533
Overview The .63 linear feet collection (2 boxes) contains correspondence between Robert Penn Warren and George Core, as well as correspondence between Robert Penn Warren and Stuart Wright. There is also correspondence from Eleanor Clark to Stuart Wright. Many of the letters refer to the publishing of books, but many are personal in nature. Some of the letters are typed and some handwritten.
Dates: 1896 - 1988

Thomas Daniel Young Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0538
Scope and Contents The largest part of the collection consists of Xerox copies and page proofs of Dr. Young’s books: The Literary Correspondence of Donald Davidson and Allen Tate (1974); The New Criticism and After (1977); and Gentleman in a Dustcoat (1976). This section also contains the longhand copy of Dr. Young’s Gentleman in a Dustcoat: A Biography of John Crowe...
Dates: 1970s

 

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