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Jeanette Lanning Payne Davis Collection

Identifier: MS-3773

This collection consists of audio tapes Jeanette used for background information when writing her novel, “Okeeheedee Country,” as well as the release forms to use them, a photograph of Jeanette in her cap and gown, a copy of her short work, “Wild Flowers in Hog Branch,” a summary of her life, a copy of a photo of Alcoa High School Central Office (1983-1984) she appears in, and a copy of a letter she wrote to Random House Publishing Group requesting they publish a book of her poetry.

Dates: 1982 May 23-2009 December 27, undated

Kathryn Worth Correspondence

Identifier: MS-1440

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

Laura Thornburgh Collection

Identifier: MS-0195

This collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, articles, newsclippings, pamphlets, and books concerning author Laura Thornburgh and her book, The Great Smoky Mountains.

Dates: 1921-1960, undated

Marguerite Bartlett Hamer Manuscripts

Identifier: MS-1248

This is a collection of manuscripts and writings from Marguerite Bartlett Hamer dating from 1933 to 1935.

Dates: 1933-1935

Maria Thompson Daviess Manuscript/Autograph

Identifier: MS-2350

This collection consists of a single manuscript page from The Dundine. Attached is a photo of Maria Thompson Daviess, autographed to John J. Wood.

Dates: undated

Marilou Awiakta Papers

Identifier: MS-3909

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

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

Nell Thompson Miller Collection

Identifier: MS-0957

The collection contains poetry manuscripts, prose manuscripts, correspondence, clippings, and other materials documenting the life and career of Tennessee author Nell Thompson Miller.

Dates: circa 1920-1982

Peggy Bach Collection

Identifier: MS-2047

This collection houses materials documenting Peggy Bach's scholarly work, including her unfinished biography of Evelyn Scott.

Dates: 1919-1996

Peggy Bach Collection

Identifier: MS-2050

This manuscript collection constitutes an addition to MS.2047: Peggy Bach Collection, 1919-1996. Box 1 houses Bach's professional and personal correspondence, arranged alphabetically. Box 2 contains materials documenting Bach's scholarly writing and the grants and fellowships that she applied for. Box 3 shows with Bach's efforts to gather Evelyn Scott-related material from other institutions.

Dates: 1976-1990

Skyline Manuscript

Identifier: MS-1301

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

Will Allen Dromgoole Note

Identifier: MS-2267

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

Wilma Dykeman and James R. Stokely Jr. Papers

Identifier: MS-3800

The Wilma Dykeman and James R. Stokely Jr. Papers contain personal and family related-material, correspondence, research material, manuscripts, and visual media pertaining to the life and works of author and historian Wilma Dykeman and her husband, poet James R. Stokely Jr. The collection spans 1807-2011 with the bulk of the material dating between 1934 and 2007.

Dates: 1807-2011, undated; Majority of material found within 1934 - 2007

Wilma Dykeman Papers Concerning The Far Family

Identifier: MS-2516

This collection, dating March and April 1966, contains the book The Far Family by Wilma Dykeman and three letters to/from Wilma (Dykeman) & Jim Stokely to/from Erich Rosenberg about the book.

Dates: 1966 March 31-1966 April 26

Writings of Katherine Keogh White

Identifier: MS-0750

This collection of writings by Katherine Keogh White includes one bound typed manuscript titled “The Battle of King’s Mountain,” a published bound book with uncut pages titled The King's Mountain Men (1924), and two pages of notes on the order of pagination of the manuscripts.

Dates: circa 1924

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