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Poets, American -- Tennessee -- Knoxville.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Jane Merchant Collection (Addendum)

Identifier: MS-2150

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

Identifier: MS-0333

The Jane Merchant literary manuscript collection contains the copyedited, typewritten manuscripts of eight Merchant publications, both poetry and non-fiction, published by Abingdon Press. Available titles include Blessed Are You, Halfway Up the Sky, The Mercies of God, and Petals of Light.

Dates: 1954 September 7-1968

Sarah Ricketts Collection of Jane Merchant Material

Identifier: MS-2057

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

Shirley Whitney Kerr Collection of Jane Merchant Material

Identifier: MS-3794

This collection contains correspondence, magazine and newspaper articles, notes, and objects all concerning Jane Merchant that Shirley Whitney Kerr collected and kept over the years she knew Merchant and after Merchant's death in 1972.

Dates: 1950-2000