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This collection consists of the personal papers of Ada Campbell Larew and includes manuscripts, historical essays, poems, plays, and short stories authored by Larew. Also available are personal correspondence, press clippings, and memorabilia.
This collection consists primarily of a series of letters that Alex Haley wrote to Waller B. and Elaine S. Wiser between May of 1968 and February of 1975. Also included are clippings and reviews of Roots dating from 1968 to 1996.
This collection includes manuscripts and galley proof material with handwritten edits and notes for Amazing Grace by Robert Drake.
This collection contains 46 audio tapes, primarily of interviews collected by Anne Romaine for her unfinished biography on Alex Haley. There are also some made by the Haley Museum, lectures given by Alex Haley, and interviews of Anne Romaine herself. Primarily, the interviews are conducted by Ms. Romaine with relatives, friends, and others, including George Haley, Rodnell Collins, Dr. C. Eric Lincoln, Fred Montgomery, and many others.
Anne Romaine was the official biographer of Alex Haley. The collection consists of her research material gathered for the never-completed biography.
Anne Romaine was the official biographer of Alex Haley. The collection contains her taped interviews on Haley and other research material she gathered for her never-completed biography.
This collection houses research materials that Anne Romaine created while writing her unfinished biography of Alex Haley. Among these items are interviews, articles by and about Haley, and materials documenting his years in the Coast Guard.
The collection consists of letter correspondence between Cormac McCarthy and fellow writer John Fergus Ryan between the years of 1975 to 1986. The writers discussed their daily life, successes, and disappointments.
The Cyril Kay-Scott's Blind Mice Manuscript includes his hand-written undated manuscript Blind Mice. Each of the five delicate volumes is covered with rewrites.
This collection contains manuscripts, articles, essays, and book reviews pertaining to Southeastern author David Madden.
This collection houses manuscripts that David Madden edited and promoted as well as advance copies of publications that David Madden reviewed. The manuscripts, all of which were meant to published as books, concern such Civil War topics as the battle of Gettysburg, black soldiers, Confederate submarines, and the lives of individual soldiers. Also included is a copy of Harriet Beecher Stowe's Palmetto Days.
This collection houses audiotapes and video tapes documenting interviews and public presentations given by David Madden.
This collection houses bibliographies, poetry, journals, and programs documenting Donald C. Gallup's work in 20th century literature. Many of the publications are personally addressed to Gallup by the author. The collection also includes postcards that Gallup accumulated during his travels in Europe, personal photographs, and a videotape.
This collection contains the papers of author and professor Durwood Dunn of Tennessee Wesleyan College. The collection includes copies of Dunn's scholarly work, historical research on the American Civil War, abolitionism, and the Appalachian region, and correspondence with coworkers, researchers, and friends. Items in the collection include copies of historical documents used for research, drafts of publications, and correspondence from the publishing process.
In this letter, Frances Burnett informs Mr. McGee of her plans to visit Bermuda to rest before returning to her home in Long Island for the remainder of the summer and tells him when he may contact her regarding her books.
Frances Hodgson Burnett wrote this letter to a publisher regarding the omission of the last paragraph of her story "The Captain's Youngest," which was printed in Romance magazine.
This collection includes five short letters written by Frances Hodgson Burnett. In them, she discusses photographs of her Washington house, requests a book of poems, agrees to be named as a patron of an upcoming reading, responds to a request for a book, and quotes a section from That Lass o' Lowrie's.
This collection is a handwritten, unsigned manuscript listing and describing the roses in Frances Hodgson Burnett's garden, as well as the envelope in which it was contained.
In this note (possibly intended for a publisher), Frances Hodgson Burnett comments on the title and length of an article that she has written.
- Authors, American -- 20th century. 28
- Women authors, American -- 20th century. 8
- American literature -- 20th century. 7
- Authors, American -- Southern States. 6
- Authors, American -- Tennessee. 6
- Women authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence. 6
- Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence. 5
- Agee, James, 1909-1955 -- Correspondence. 3
- American literature -- Southern States. 3
- Women authors, American -- Tennessee. 3
- Agee, James, 1909-1955 -- Manuscripts. 2
- Authors, American -- 20th century -- Criticism and interpretation. 2
- Oral history -- United States. 2
- Short stories, American -- Tennessee. 2
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville -- Faculty. 2
- University of Tennessee, Knoxville. 2
- African American authors. 1
- American literature -- Women authors. 1
- Artists -- Southern States. 1
- Australia -- In literature. 1
- Authors, American -- 20th century -- Portraits. 1
- Authors, Australian -- 20th century. 1
- Authors, English -- 19th century. 1
- Blount Mansion (Knoxville, Tenn.) 1
- Cherokee Indians -- Tennessee -- History. 1
- College teachers -- Connecticut. 1
- College teachers -- Tennessee. 1
- Cumberland Gap (Tenn.) -- History. 1
- Fort Sanders, Battle of, Knoxville, Tenn., 1863. 1
- French language -- Study and teaching. 1
- French prose literature. 1
- Haley, Alex. Roots. 1
- Historians -- United States -- Biography. 1
- Letters. 1
- Motion pictures -- United States. 1
- O'Connor, Flannery -- Criticism and interpretation. 1
- Periodicals -- Publishing. 1
- Professional associations. 1
- Protestantism -- History. 1
- Psychologists -- United States. 1
- Rococo literature. 1
- Stuttering in children. 1
- Tennessee -- Fiction. 1
- Tennessee, East -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865. 1
- Universities and colleges -- Faculty. 1
- Wolfe, Thomas, 1900-1938 -- Criticism and interpretation. 1
- Wolfe, Thomas, 1900-1938. Look homeward, angel. 1
- Women authors, American -- Southern States. 1
- Women authors, American. 1
- World War, 1914-1918 -- Tennessee -- Fiction. 1
- Yale University -- Faculty. 1 ∧ less