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Ada Larew Papers

Identifier: MS-0205
Abstract 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.

Alex Haley Letters to Waller and Elaine Wiser and Other Materials

Identifier: MS-2280
Abstract 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.

Amazing Grace Manuscripts

Identifier: MS-0350
Abstract This collection includes manuscripts and galley proof material with handwritten edits and notes for Amazing Grace by Robert Drake.

Anne Romaine Audiotape Collection

Identifier: MS-3041
Abstract 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 Collection

Identifier: MS-2032
Abstract Anne Romaine was the official biographer of Alex Haley. The collection consists of her research material gathered for the never-completed biography.

Anne Romaine Collection

Identifier: MS-2055
Abstract 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.

Anne Romaine Research Regarding Alex Haley

Identifier: MS-2828
Abstract 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.

Cormac McCarthy Correspondence, 1976-1985

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.

Cyril Kay-Scott's Blind Mice Manuscript

Identifier: MS-2282
Abstract 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.

David Madden Collection

Identifier: MS-0276
Abstract This collection contains manuscripts, articles, essays, and book reviews pertaining to Southeastern author David Madden.

David Madden Manuscripts

Identifier: MS-3144
Abstract 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.

David Madden Tapes

Identifier: MS-2994
Abstract This collection houses audiotapes and video tapes documenting interviews and public presentations given by David Madden.

Donald C. Gallup Papers

Identifier: MS-3347
Abstract 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.

Frances Hodgson Burnett Letter

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.

Frances Hodgson Burnett Letter

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.

Frances Hodgson Burnett Letter

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 hence.

Frances Hodgson Burnett Letters

Identifier: MS-0945
Abstract 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.

Frances Hodgson Burnett Manuscript

Identifier: MS-2266
Abstract 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.

Frances Hodgson Burnett Note

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.

Henry Faulkner 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.

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