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Gwin - General Correspondence,

 File — Box: 16, Folder: 19-20
Identifier: F
From the Collection:

Collection consists of materials used in the preparation of the following books by Lately Thomas:

From the Collection:
  1. The Vanishing Evangelist (1959)
  2. A Debonair Scoundrel (1962)
  3. Sam Ward: King of the Lobby (1965)
  4. Delmonico's: A Century of Splendor (1967)
  5. The First President Johnson (1968)
  6. Between Two Empires (1969)
  7. The Mayor who Mastered New York (1969)
  8. Storming Heaven (1970)
From the Collection:

The material includes extensive notes, both longhand and typewritten; clippings; books and pamphlets; printer's copy; galley proofs; and correspondence.

In addition to the papers relating to the books, there is included a portion of the very extensive research done for a projected account of the Tom Mooney, Preparedness Parade bombing in San Francisco in 1916, and the subsequent years of legal tussle over Mooney's conviction.


  • undated

Natural Resource

Box 6, Folder 19 Contains a sealed packet of poppy seeds

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From the Collection: 21.75 Linear Feet (23 boxes)

Natural Resource

Box 6, Folder 19 Contains a sealed packet of poppy seeds

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA