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Bert Roller Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0718
Abstract

The Bert Roller Collection, 1870-2005, consists of the artifacts, ephemera, papers, magazines, and letters of Peabody professor Bert Anderson Roller (1893-1934).

Dates: 1872 - 2005

Alexander Severino Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0815
Dates: multiple

Monroe K. Spears Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0409
Scope and Contents

This collection contains reprints of journal articles by Monroe K. Spears, from 1946-1948.

Dates: 1946 - 1948

Mamie L. Speas Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0410

Randall Stewart Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0420
Dates: 1932 - 1967

Jesse Stuart Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0422
Abstract

This collection contains papers related to author and educator Jesse Stuart dating from 1937-1987, mostly consisting of correspondence to and from Stuart and inscribed items. Part of this collection contains correspondence between Stuart and and fellow educator and collector, James C. Mitchell.

Dates: 1937 - 1987; Majority of material found within 1966 - 1977

Walter Sullivan Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0426
Scope and Contents

This collection is 1.21 linear feet. It contains 157 pieces of correspondence, in 27 file folders, to Walter Sullivan from the following Southern literary writers, who were part of the Fugitives/Agrarians: Donald Davidson, Andrew Lytle, Allen Tate, Peter Taylor, and Robert Penn Warren. It also includes four books, and 43 reel-to-reel tapes, in chronological order, from Literary Symposium Lectures, Panels, Readings, and Interviews with Southern writers.

Dates: 1928-1993

Davidson - Tate Correspondence Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0432
Dates: 1922 - 1967

Allen Tate and Mark Van Doren Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0433
Scope and Content Note

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.

Dates: 1940 - 1977

Allen Tate Papers Correspondence and Manuscripts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0431
Scope and Content Note

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.

Dates: 1923-1974

Allen Tate/ T.S. Eliot Symposium

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0735
Scope and Content Note These papers concern the publication of a Symposium on T.S. Eliot edited by Allen Tate and published as a Seymour Lawrence Book by Delacorte Press in 1966 with the title T. S. Eliot: The Man and His Work: A Critical Evaluation by 26 Distinguished Writers. After the death of Eliot on January 4, 1965 Allen Tate brought together these twenty- six essays in reminiscence and tribute to Eliot and his contribution to twentieth century literature. The book...
Dates: multiple

Peter Taylor Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0435
Abstract The papers of Peter Taylor (1917-1994) were collected by bibliographer Stuart Wright and purchased by Vanderbilt University in 1988. A native of Tennessee and a former Vanderbilt student, Taylor is acknowledged as a master of the short story form and won several major literary awards, including the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction for his 1986 novel A Summons To Memphis. Taylor attended Vanderbilt as an undergraduate in the late 1930s. He was also a student of John Crowe...
Dates: Inclusive: 1905-1988; Bulk: 1939-1980

Warren Taylor Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0436
Dates: 1922 - 1967

Theory and Practice of Inter-American Literature Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0445
Abstract

This collection contains six essays that represent the final research projects from six undergraduate students enrolled in Honors 181: "The Theory and Practice of Inter-American Literature", Spring 2002.

Dates: 2002

Frances Newman Thomson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0730
Dates: multiple

Cecelia Tichi Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0722
Dates: multiple

Robert Penn Warren And William Meredith Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0490
Scope and Content Note In this small collection (.21 linear feet) is the personal correspondence between William Meredith and Robert Penn Warren, his wife Eleanor Clark and his daughter Rosanna Warren for the years 1962-1980. Also included : an album of over 80 manuscript pages of poems by R.P.W.; a folder of invitation cards to Meredith from the Warrens; and a folder of several miscellaneous materials including R.P. Warren’s letter to the Editor of the New York Times dated May 24,...
Dates: 1962 - 1980

Robert Penn Warren Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0729
Dates: 1905 - 1976

Robert Penn Warren Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0957
Abstract

This collection contains a letter dated November 23, 1984 from Robert Penn Warren to E. Lowell Robbins about a manuscript by Robbins.

Dates: 1984 November 23

Robert Penn Warren Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0635
Dates: multiple

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