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Cormac McCarthy Correspondence, 1976-1985

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3762
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1976-1985

Frances Hodgson Burnett Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1867
Abstract In this letter, Frances Hodgson Burnett informs Mr. Jones that she expects to find the two manuscripts that he has mailed with her son Vivian (whose business address they were forwarded to) when she returns to New York from Washington, D.C. She mentions being very interested in Vivian's Children's Magazine, which she helps him to edit without sitting in an editorial chair in an office. Burnett ends by expressing her hope that she and Mr. Jones can meet when he visits New York a few weeks...
Dates: 1908 April 1

Frances Hodgson Burnett Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2264
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1919 December 10

Frances Hodgson Burnett Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2263
Abstract

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.

Dates: 1893 February 25

Frances Hodgson Burnett Note

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2265
Abstract

In this note (possibly intended for a publisher), Frances Hodgson Burnett comments on the title and length of an article that she has written.

Dates: undated

Jesse Hill Ford Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2374
Abstract

This 1976 letter from Jesse Hill Ford to Saint Harold Seligman, Esq., includes information about his and his wife's time in the Caribbean, their schedule, and Mary Jane and Edward, the lawyer, Kohrs.

Dates: 1976 June 18

Kathryn Worth Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1440
Abstract

Kathryn Worth wrote nineteen of the letters and cards in this collection to her publicist and friend Helen Fay. In them, she thanks Fay for her work and her kindness, tells stories about her daughter Josephine, and occasionally refers to her books. One letter, dated February 13, 1949, refuses a visit from Fay due to intense spiritual struggle beyond her inherent shyness. The collection also houses a letter from Esther to Fay dated June 22, 1960.

Dates: 1943 April 2-1952 December

Robert W. Daniel Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0354
Abstract

This collection includes 11 handwritten and typed letters from 1937-1953. The earliest letters, from the 1930s, are addressed to Henry J. W. Milley and are in relation to his work on English author Wilkie Collins. The remaining letters are addressed to Robert W. Daniel about his work. Notable correspondents to Daniel include American authors Eudora Welty, Allen Tate, and John Crowe Ransom.

Dates: 1937-1953

Ted Malone and Harold Bell Wright Letters to Christina Scott

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0528
Abstract

Collection contains three letters; one type-written and two handwritten, addressed to Christina Scott. The letters are responses to fan mail that Scott sent to Ted Malone, a radio broadcaster, and Harold Wright, an author.

Dates: 1939 April 26-1943 February 14

Thomas S. Stribling Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1438
Abstract

Author Thomas Stribling wrote this letter to Mr. M. H. Kowan of Columbus, Ohio in response to Kowan's request for answers to five questions, seemingly related to writing.

Dates: 1938 January 21

Will Allen Dromgoole Note

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2267
Abstract

In a letter dated January 8, 1915, to Henry W. Jones, Dromgoole discusses a paper she sent and requests information in order to resend it.

Dates: 1915 January 8

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