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This collection contains the papers of Brainard Bartwell Cheney and Frances Neel Cheney. Major topics of interest include multiple versions of Brainard Cheney’s novels, the Pine Barrens and Rivers of Southeastern Georgia, materials relating to the Cheney’s friendships with many of the Fugitive/Agrarian writers, Brainard Cheney’s interest in Catholicism, Tennessee Politics in the late 1940’s and 1950’s, race relations and civil rights, Library Science and reference services.
This collection contains Alfred Leland Crabb’s works and correspondences from 1910 to 1970. The first part covers correspondences with faculty, friends and publishing companies from 1925 to 1970. Crabb mainly worked with the Bobbs-Merrill Publishing Company and the Johnson Publishing Company.
This collection contains the papers of Dr. Edgar Hill Duncan (1905-1980), longtime English professor at Vanderbilt.
This .21 linear foot collection consists of three file folders. It includes one folder of outgoing correspondence from 1942, 1972, and 1973. In addition, the collection contains two of Gordon’s manuscripts: “Old Mrs. Llewellyn” and “The Olive Garden,” both of which are not dated.
The Papers of Andrew Nelson Lytle (1902-1995), author, educator, editor, critic and Vanderbilt University alumnus (B.A. 1925), were acquired from Mr. Lytle in three segments. Lytle was a member of the Agrarian literary movement and was close colleagues with Robert Penn Warren, John Crowe Ransom, and Allen Tate.
- Literature 7
- Southern States--In literature 3
- Vanderbilt University--Alumni 3
- Agrarians (Group of writers) 2
- Fugitives (Group) 2
- George Peabody College for Teachers 2
- Literature, Medieval 2
- Poetry 2
- Alchemy 1
- Diaries 1
- Homosexuality 1
- Journalism 1
- Library science 1
- Scrapbooks 1
- Sexual minorities 1
- Southern States--Culture 1
- Southern States--Social life and customs 1
- Vanderbilt University--Faculty 1 ∧ less
- Cheney, Brainard 1
- Cheney, Frances Neel 1
- Weaver, Richard Malcolm 1
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