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Creator:Handy, Minerva Spencer, 1867-1946
Title:Through the years with aunt Clara
Date(s):1966
Call No:MSS 0098, F0060
Abstract:One photocopy of Minerva Spencer Handy's biographical book, "Through the years with aunt Clara," based on correspondence and conversations between Clarissa Gordon Dilworth and the author from 1928 to 1938.
Subjects:Delaware
Creator:Orpen, William, Sir, 1878-1931
Title:Stories of old Ireland, and myself : manuscript
Date(s):undated
Call No:MSS 0099, F0180
Abstract:Autobiographical manuscript of Irish artist Sir William Orpen's Stories of Old Ireland, and Myself(1925).
Subjects:Artists--Ireland--Biography | Artists (visual artists)
Creator:Cooch, Edward W., Jr., 1920-2010
Title:Francis Alison : his life and influence on his times : typescript
Date(s):1982
Call No:MSS 0098, F0044
Abstract:One photocopy typescript of an address at the Founder's Day Exercises, Academy of Newark, University of Delaware, delivered on November 21, 1982, by Delaware lawyer Edward W. Cooch, Jr., entitled,[...] "Francis Alison, His Life and Influence on His Times." Includes pages 1-7, 9-14.
Subjects:Newark (Del.)
Creator:Johnson, D. E., active 1984
Title:S. Marston Fox : 20th century civic leader, communist lobbyist and architect of parkland and historical preservation : typescript
Date(s):1984
Call No:MSS 0098, F0053
Abstract:One photocopy of a biographical essay and collection of documents relating to Delaware civic leader, lobbyist, and architect of parkland and historic preservation S. Marston Fox written shortly after his[...] death in 1984.
Subjects:Delaware
Creator:Jennings, Elizabeth, 1926-2001
Title:Elizabeth Jennings papers
Date(s):1940-1977
Call No:MSS 0186
Abstract:The Elizabeth Jennings papers document the work of British poet Elizabeth Jennings (1926-2001). Associated with The Movement, Jennings was a prolific writer. The collection contains letters, notebooks, miscellaneous prose, and[...] juvenilia.
Subjects:English poetry--20th century | English fiction--20th century | Autobiography--Women authors
Creator:Sawyer-Lauçanno, Christopher, 1951-
Title:Christopher Sawyer-Lauçanno papers related to Paul Bowles
Date(s):1946-1989
Call No:MSS 0165
Abstract:The Christopher Sawyer-Lauçanno papers related to Paul Bowles consist of research material gathered by the writer and educator Sawyer-Lauçanno for his biography of American composer and writer Paul Bowles, titled[...] An Invisible Spectator.
Creator:O'Connor, Ulick
Title:Ulick O'Connor papers
Date(s):1904-1976
Call No:MSS 0137
Abstract:This collection consists of material accumulated over a 25-year period by Ulick O’Connor: biographer, poet, playwright and journalist. O’Connor’s biographies of Brendan Behan and Oliver St. John Gogarty have been[...] recognized internationally as definitive works. A large portion of the collection deals with materials for these books.
Subjects:Authors, Irish--20th century--Correspondence | Authors, Irish--20th century--Biography | English drama--Irish authors--History and criticism | Irish poetry--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:Peter Owen (Firm)
Title:Peter Owen publishing records
Date(s):1951-1995
Call No:MSS 0571
Abstract:Peter Owen publishing records is the publisher’s archive (1950s-1995) of an independent British firm renowned for its international list of major authors and avant garde works. The bulk of the[...] collection consists of the production files of selected works, primarily from the 1980s and 1990s, including edited typescripts, proofs, and other materials documenting the process of turning an author’s manuscript into a finished book.
Subjects:Publishers and publishing--Great Britain--History--20th century | Publishers | Editors (assembling, revising) | Translators