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Authors, American -- Tennessee.

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 44 Collections and/or Records:

Jane Merchant Collection (Addendum)

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2150
Abstract

This collection deals primarily with Jane Merchant's death, and constitutes an addition to the Special Collections Library's existing holdings dealing with her life and work.

Dates: 1957-1972

Jane Merchant Literary Manuscripts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0333
Abstract

The Jane Merchant literary manuscript collection contains the copyedited, typewritten manuscripts of eight Merchant publications, both poetry and non-fiction, published by Abingdon Press.

Dates: 1954 September 7-1968

John C. Hodges Book Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1885
Abstract

This collection houses five boxes of books from John C. Hodges' personal library. These books were part of his collection which Hodges used to write Harbrace Handbook of Reading (1943).

Dates: 1891-1959

John C. Hodges Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0401
Abstract

The John C. Hodges Collection contains manuscripts, notes, proofs, correspondence, photocopies, and other materials documenting several of Hodges' books.

Dates: 1935-1967

John C. Hodges Congreve Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0641
Abstract

This collection documents John Hodges's research into the life and works of British author William Congreve.

Dates: circa 1957-1958

Joseph Marshall Krechniak and Helen Bullard Krechniak Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2678
Abstract

This collection contains manuscripts and published short stories of Joseph Marshall Krechniak as well as source materials for his writing, such as travel and military manuals. The collection also includes some materials relating to his wife, Helen Bullard Krechniak. Materials date from the 1930's to 2003. However, the bulk of the collection is from the 1930's and 40's.

Dates: circa 1930-2003 (bulk 1930s-1940s)

Joseph Wood Krutch Manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3706
Abstract

This collection consists of two Joseph W. Krutch edited manuscripts titled, Human Nature and the Human Condition and More Lives Than One. Also in the collection are photographs and a negative of Krutch.

Dates: circa 1959, circa 1962, undated

Lately Thomas [Robert V. Steele] Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0831
Abstract

This collection houses correspondence, photographs, notebooks, and manuscripts documenting three of Lately Thomas' works: Storming Heaven (1970), A Pride of Lions (1971), and When Even Angels Wept: the Senator Joseph McCarthy affair (1973).

Dates: 1944-1975

Lawrence Edwards Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3710
Abstract

This collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, and other materials documenting the life and works of Tennessee author Lawrence Edwards.

Dates: 20 January 1689- 18 November 1972

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

May Justus Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-3820
Abstract

This collection documents the life and work of May Justus and consists of correspondence to and from Justus, contracts, manuscripts, photographs, articles about her, and a bibliobiography thesis about her life and work.

Dates: 1925-1987

May Justus Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-1640
Abstract

This collection houses poetry, correspondence, and a decoupage made with tatted lace documenting the life and work of Tennessee author May Justus.

Dates: 1977-1989 August 25, undated

Miriam Strauss Weiss Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0544
Abstract

This collection contains clippings, correspondence, drafts, and notes documenting Miriam Weiss' book A Lively Corpse: Religion in Utopia.

Dates: undated

Mrs. Francis B. Fogg (Mary Rutledge Fogg) Adam and Eve in Paradise Broadside

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2704
Abstract

This collection consists of an 1870 broadside printing of the poem "Adam and Eve in Paradise" by Mrs. Francis B. Fogg (Mary Rutledge Fogg) of Nashville.

Dates: 1870

Nell Thompson Miller Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-0957
Abstract

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

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2047
Abstract

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

Dates: 1919-1996

Peggy Bach Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2050
Abstract

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

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 Reel-to-reel Audiotapes

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2524
Abstract

This collection contains two reel-to-reel audiotapes of Dr. Robert Drake, a 1963/1965 broadcasted reading of stories from his first book, Amazing Grace, and a panel discussion recording from the 1969 Southern Literary Festival.

Dates: 1963-1969

Sarah Ricketts Collection of Jane Merchant Material

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2057
Abstract

The Sarah Ricketts Collection contains materials collected while researching and writing A Window on Eternity, the biography of inspirational poet Jane Merchant, who suffered from the incapacitating disease Osteogenesis Imperfecta.

Dates: 1937-1992