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Henry Faulkner Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1398
Abstract

This is a collection of Henry Faulkner's poetry, correspondence and records, both personal and business, as well as interviews, newspaper clippings, and official documents collected by Charles House.

Dates: 1940-1981

James Agee and David McDowell Papers

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Identifier: MS-1500
Abstract

Collection of material documenting the work of David McDowell especially as it relates to author James Agee. One portion of this collection houses material that McDowell gathered for his unfinished biography of Agee. The other portion contains items showing McDowell's career in the publishing industry.

Dates: 1932-1985

James Agee Letter Reviewing Randall Jarrell Book

 Collection
Identifier: MS-4003
Abstract

This collection contains a single letter written on February 3, 1954, in New York by James Agee and sent to a "Mr. Vaudrin." In the letter, Agee gives his opinion on a book that he was sent written by Randall Jarrell. The letter is a single typed paged and includes Agee's signature in pencil.

Dates: 1954 February 3

James Agee Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3839
Abstract

Two letters written by James Agee to Henry Steig and Lincoln Kirstein.

Dates: 1941

James Agee Manuscript Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3824
Abstract

This collection includes personal and professional material of James Agee's including correspondence, personal papers, literary manuscripts, screenplays, novels, and other publications as well as photographs and cassette readings of his works.

Dates: ca. 1920s-1990s, undated

James Agee Photographs

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Identifier: MS-3200
Abstract

This collection consists of two black and white portrait photographs of James Agee taken by Florence Homolka.

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

John C. Hunt Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2547
Abstract

This January 21, 1940, letter from John C. Hunt to his partner/spouse Terrell contains his reaction to the book Look Homeward, Angel! by Thomas Wolfe and an expression of his feelings towards Terrell.

Dates: 1940 January 21

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

Margaret Gray and Smiley Blanton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0739
Abstract

This collection houses published works, manuscripts, correspondence, research notes, clippings, and photographs documenting the lives and works of Margaret Gray and Smiley Blanton. Topics include speech disorders in children, religion and psychiatry, Bernadette of Lourdes, St. Thomas à Becket, and Eliza Johnson.

Dates: 1809-1973 (bulk 1858-1973)

Marilou Awiakta Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3909
Overview

This collection consists of materials documenting author Marilou Awiakta's professional and personal life.

Dates: 1926-2012; Majority of material found in 1975-2005

Patrick Brady Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3346
Abstract

This collection consists primarily of Patrick Brady's writings and publications. He was particularly interested in period style, structuralism, archetypal theory, psychoanalysis, transactional analysis, group behavior theory, feminism, multiculturalism, catastrophe theory, chaos and complexity theory, and control theory and published extensively on the Rococo style, Zola, and Proust. The collection also houses a body of Brady's correspondence, slides, and other materials.

Dates: 1960-2005

Ports and Happy Havens: An Autobiography

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0887
Abstract

This collection consists primarily of a typescript of Alwin Thaler's Ports and Happy Havens: An Autobiography. Also included are a poem entitled The Man of the Hour (1911) and a program for Thaler's lecture to Phi Kappa Phi (entitled "Shakespeare and Our World").

Dates: 1911 August 2, 1957 April 30, 1971-1974 August 7; Majority of material found within 1971-1974

Richard Marius Literary Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3779
Abstract

This collection consists of partial and complete manuscript copies of author Richard Marius' first novels: The Coming of Rain, Luther, Once in Arcadia (published as After the War), and Bound for the Promised Land.

Dates: 1967-1975, undated

Robert Drake Essays on Flannery O'Connor

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0394
Abstract

This collection consists of several early and published versions of Robert Drake essays on author Flannery O'Connor.

Dates: 1965-1966

Robert V. Steele / Lately Thomas Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0700
Abstract

This collection contains materials used in the preparation of books published by Robert V. Steele under the pseudonym Lately Thomas. Included are extensive notes, both longhand and typewritten, clippings, books and pamphlets, printer's copies, galley proofs, and correspondence.

Dates: 1957-1973

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

Skyline Manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1301
Abstract

This collection consits of a typed manuscript of Iris G. Oster's story, Skyline (1933). Also included are some photographs and newspaper clippings.

Dates: 1933

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

Ted P. Yeatman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3927
Overview This collection consists of materials relating to the work of author and historian Ted P. Yeatman. The papers date from 1979 to 2002 which covers a large portion of Yeatman's career. Included are edited chapters from Tennessee Wild West (currently out of publication), a proposal for his book Alias Woodson and Howard: The James Boys in Tennessee, and his co-authored work Jesse James and Bill Ryan at Nashville with Steve Eng....
Dates: 1979 December 12-2002 July 16

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