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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

Richard Malcolm Weaver Papers

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

Ann and Charles Wells Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0817
Dates: multiple

Joe L. Wheeler Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0499

Who Speaks for the Negro Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0667
Dates: multiple

Jesse Ely Wills Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0001
Abstract

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
Abstract

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

P.G. Wodehouse Letters and Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0949
Abstract

This collection contains photographs and letters to and from author P.G. Wodehouse dated 1882-1974.

Dates: 1882 - 1974

The Wodehouse Society Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0976
Dates: 1980 - 2019

H. Bunker Wright Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0531
Dates: multiple

Stuart Wright Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0533
Abstract

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

Manuel Zapata Olivella Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0696
Abstract

This collection contains the papers of Zapata Olivella, noted Afro-Colombian novelist, anthropologist, folklorist, physician and playwright who was known throughout Latin America as the “Dean of Black Hispanic Writers.” The collection provides a unique window on the history and society of Colombia and on people of African descent in the Americas as a whole.

Dates: 1897-2004; bulk circa 1960s-2004

Casimir Douglass Zdanowicz Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS.0539
Abstract

This collection contains 10 letters dated 1880-1889 and an article written by Casimir Douglass Zdanowicz, Jr.

Dates: 1880 - 1889

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