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Ada Larew Papers

 Collection
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.

Dates: 1912 April 2–1963 August 18, undated

Albert Watt Hobt Papers

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Identifier: MS-0332
Abstract

The Albert Watt Hobt Papers consist of Hobt's collection of poems concerning sports. Poetry of Sport is a collection of works by many authors which Mr. Hobt hoped to incorporate into a volume of poetry praising sports and sportsmen.

Dates: 1930-1960

Alwin Thaler Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0327
Abstract

The papers of Dr. Alwin Thaler consist of copy and notes used in the preparation of two books. One book was in co-editorship with Prof. Charles Mills Gayley. The book was Vol. IV of Gayley's Representative English Comedies. The second book whose galleys or printers proofs are in the collection is Thaler's Shakespeare and Democracy.

Dates: 1898-1962

Amazing Grace Manuscripts

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Identifier: MS-0350
Abstract

This collection includes manuscripts and galley proof material with handwritten edits and notes for Amazing Grace by Robert Drake.

Dates: circa 1960

BBC Radio Cassette Tape on Knoxville

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Identifier: MS-2525
Abstract

This collection contains one cassette tape for the BBC Radio 3 program, "Knoxville: Summer of 1995," which was recorded October 3, 1995.

Dates: 1995 October 3

Ben Harris McClary Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2916
Abstract

This collection consists of correspondence, publications, course materials, and other items documenting the education, life, and work of Ben Harris McClary and several of his close friends. Most materials date from between 1959 and 2001.

Dates: 1941-2001 (bulk 1959-2001)

Ben McClary Collection of James Agee

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Identifier: MS-2625
Abstract

This collection consists of Professor Ben McClary's collection of James Agee material. The collection includes books by and about Agee, newspaper and magazine articles, as well as original research and articles by McClary. Also included are memorial articles and correspondence about Father James Harold Flye.

Dates: 1961-1986

Captain William Robert Anderson Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3806
Abstract

This collection contains material documenting the life and accomplishments of William Robert Anderson, Captain of the USS Nautilus SSN 571 during the Cold War and Tennessee Congressman in the 1960s and early 1970s.

Dates: 1910-2017; Majority of material found within 1957 - 2013

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

Corneille McCarn Correspondence

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2803
Abstract

This collection containing 15 folders of letters to poet Corneille McCarn covers approximately 30 years of correspondence with McCarn family and friends.

Dates: 1909-1958 (1920-1929)

Darker Grows the Valley Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0006
Abstract

This collection houses a corrected galley proof of Harry Harrison Kroll's novel Darker Grows the Valley.

Dates: circa 1947

David Madden Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0632
Abstract

Collection contains manuscripts of plays and books written by David Madden, including play manuscripts, notes and rough drafts for several novels, early manuscripts, printer's copies, proofs, and other work related to Madden's publications.

Dates: circa 1960s-1970s

Durwood Dunn Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3937
Overview

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.

Dates: 1792 August 11-2013

Ethel Freytag Manuscript Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0986
Abstract

This collection houses research and manuscripts that Ethel Freytag and Glena Kreis Ott used to write A History of Morgan County, Tennessee.

Dates: undated

Evelyn Scott, A Rediscovery

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1991
Abstract

This reel-to-reel tape, entitled Evelyn Scott, A Rediscovery, contains a recording of Peggy Bach, David Madden, and Louis Simpson discussing Bach's biography of Tennessee author Evelyn Scott. The tape was recorded by LSU's Television-Radio Service in 1984.

Dates: 1984

Evelyn Scott Letter

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1952
Abstract

In this letter, Evelyn Scott informs Mr. Northwall (an admirer of her work in Chicago) that she has received his special delivery.

Dates: circa 1937

Evelyn Scott Papers

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Identifier: MS-3667
Abstract

The bulk of the collection contains correspondence between Evelyn Scott, her family, friends, and business associates written between 1948 and 1956. Also available are drafts of unpublished works including The Gravestones Wept and Evelyn Scott’s autobiography, Scott’s scrapbook, and a small collection of other personal papers.

Dates: 1766, 1928-1984, undated; Majority of material found within 1948 - 1956

Evelyn Scott/John Metcalfe Letters

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2523
Abstract

This collection, the Evelyn Scott/John Metcalfe Letters, 1958-1964, consists of letters from either Scott or Metcalfe to Mr. & Mrs. Matthew Lyle or to Mr. & Mrs. Joseph Trahern in Clarksville, Tenn. Many of the letters discuss Evelyn's health, family, and friends from Clarksville.

Dates: 1958-1964

Fanny N. D. Murfree Collection Regarding Mary Noailles Murfree

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0169
Abstract

This collection houses newspaper clippings describing Mary Noailles Murfree and her work, lists of Murfree's books in U.T.'s library, a postcard depicting the Stones River Battlefield, a photograph of William Law Murfree's home in Nashville, and a typewritten manuscript entitled "Grantland Before the Civil War" by Fanny N. D. Murfree.

Dates: 1895 February 24-1945 August, undated

Ferol Frost Hubbs Genealogy Research

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3925
Overview Collection contains three typewritten manuscripts collected or compiled by Ferol Frost Hubbs, a genealogist from Greeneville, Tennessee. Two items are histories of Tennessee families, "The Genealogy of Andrew Johnson, The Seventeenth President of the United States" (17 pages) and "The Genealogy of the John E. McGaughey Family of Atlanta, Georgia” (61 pages). The third is an index to a previously published work, Histories of Tennessee, and is 174 pages....
Dates: 1938 May-1958 November

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