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Creator:Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999
Title:Paul Bowles manuscript to Edwin Gilcher
Date(s):1928
Call No:MSS 0099, F0720
Abstract:Three page autograph manuscript written by Paul Bowles and sent to Edwin Gilcher in 1928.
Subjects:American literature--20th century
Creator:Colum, Padraic, 1881-1972
Title:Padraic Colum letter to Bruce Kellner
Date(s):1959
Call No:MSS 0099, F0821
Abstract:One letter typed signed from Padraic Colum to Dr. Bruce Kellner.
Subjects:American literature--20th century
Creator:Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999
Title:Paul Bowles letter to Pud Gadiot
Date(s):1953
Call No:MSS 0099, F0838
Abstract:One handwritten and signed letter written by Paul Bowles to Pud Gadiot.
Subjects:American literature--20th century
Creator:Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999
Title:Paul Bowles letters to Paulina Tananko
Date(s):1981-1988
Call No:MSS 0099, F1004
Abstract:Suite of four typed letters signed (includes envelopes) and one autograph postcard signed from Paul Bowles to Paulina Tananko, from 1981-1988.
Subjects:American literature--20th century
Creator:Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999--Correspondence
Title:Paul Bowles letter to Bob Fukayama
Date(s):1991
Call No:MSS 0099, F0732
Abstract:Photocopy of a Paul Bowles handwritten letter to Bob Fukayama, dated March 23, 1991. In the letter, Bowles acknowledges receipt of a compact disk containing the score for Sheltering Sky.
Subjects:Authors, American--20th century | American literature--20th century
Creator:Kelley, Robert, 1935-
Title:The common shore : uncorrected proofs and letter
Date(s):1969
Call No:MSS 0099, F0836
Abstract:Author's uncorrected proofs for Robert Kelley's "The Common Shore" and an accompanying letter written by Kelly to publisher John Martin of Black Sparrow Press in which he lists corrections and[...] offers ideas for the book's design.
Subjects:American literature--20th century | Experimental poetry, American--20th century
Creator:Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963
Title:William Carlos Williams collection
Date(s):1916-1973
Call No:MSS 0146
Abstract:The William Carlos Williams collection, spanning the dates 1916-1973, consists of sixty-nine letters from noted American poet William Carlos Williams (1883-1963) to several different individuals discussing a variety of issues[...] and reflecting his relationship to the various recipients. Letters from Florence Williams (wife of William Carlos) to several of these individuals, several letters written by Fred Miller, and manuscripts by Williams and Miller also comprise the collection.
Subjects:American literature--20th century | Authors, American--20th century
Creator:Justice, Donald, 1925-2004
Title:Donald Justice papers
Date(s):1936-1998
Call No:MSS 0191
Abstract:Scope and Content Note The Donald Justice papers span the dates 1936 to 1998, with the bulk of the collection dating between 1952 and 1996. Correspondence and drafts of poetry comprise[...] the majority of the ten linear feet of manuscripts; however, drafts of other genre, such as reviews, stories, lectures, plays, and librettos complement the poetry. The papers are completed by photographs, clippings, programs, books, posters, transcripts, scrapbooks, calendars, broadsides, and financial papers.
Subjects:Poets, American--20th century | American literature--20th century
Creator:Ward, Christopher, 1868-1943
Title:Christopher Ward letter to Marina Wister
Date(s):1926
Call No:MSS 0098, F0176
Abstract:Delaware author Christopher Ward sent this three-page signed and handwritten letter to his friend Marian Wister in 1926.
Subjects:American literature--20th century | Authors, American--20th century | Wilmington (Del.)
Creator:Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920
Title:William Dean Howells letter to Mr. Underwood
Date(s):1874
Call No:MSS 0099, F0818
Abstract:One letter handwritten by William Dean Howells to Mr. Underwood, dated September 22, 1874.
Subjects:Editors--United States--20th century | American literature--20th century | Editors (assembling, revising)
Creator:Metcalf, Paul C.
Title:Paul Metcalf letters to Ted Wilentz
Date(s):1984-1991
Call No:MSS 0099, F0842
Abstract:The collection comprises letters and postcards written from Paul Metcalf, experimental American writer, to Ted Wilentz, former owner of the Eighth Street Bookshop in New York City, between 1984 and[...] 1991.
Subjects:American literature--20th century | Authors, American--20th century | Experimental fiction, American--20th century
Creator:Modern Editions Press
Title:Modern Editions Press pamphlet series one collection
Date(s):1932-1945
Call No:MSS 0099, F0938
Abstract:The original setting typescripts in this collection were edited by Kathleen Tankersley Young and published as the first Modern Editions Press pamphlet series.
Subjects:American literature--20th century | Publishers and publishing--United States--History--20th century | Pamphlets--United States--History--20th century
Creator:Loveman, Samuel, 1887-1976
Title:Samuel Loveman correspondence
Date(s):1911-1976
Call No:MSS 0148
Abstract:The Samuel Loveman correspondence consists of letters from various literary figures to American book dealer and publisher, poet, and editor Samuel Loveman (1887-1976).
Subjects:American literature--20th century | Literature--20th century | Poetry
Creator:Ward, Christopher, 1868-1943
Title:Christopher Ward papers
Date(s):1894-1966
Call No:MSS 0107
Abstract:The Christopher Ward papers record the career of popular early 20th century Delaware author Christopher Ward (1868-1943). The papers comprise manuscript drafts, typescripts, poetry, correspondence, clippings, and scrapbooks, and reflect[...] Ward's career as a professional author during the latter half of his life.
Subjects:American poetry--20th century | American literature--20th century | United States--History--Revolution, 1775-1783 | Delaware--History--18th century
Creator:Johnson, Robert Underwood, 1853-1937
Title:Robert Underwood Johnson collection
Date(s):1879-1931
Call No:MSS 0121
Abstract:The Robert Underwood Johnson Collection comprises 2 linear feet of correspondence, manuscripts, personal papers, printed material, photographs, and realia of American poet, editor, and diplomat R.U. Johnson (1853-1937). In addition[...] to his literary and diplomatic pursuits, Johnson, together with naturalist John Muir, instigated the movement which resulted in the creation of Yosemite National Park.
Subjects:American poetry--20th century | Publishers and publishing--United States--History--20th century | International relations | American literature--20th century | More Subjects
Creator:Pyle, Katharine, -1938
Title:Katharine Pyle papers
Date(s):1904-1928
Call No:MSS 0120
Abstract:A native of Wilmington, Delaware, artist, illustrator, and author Katharine Pyle (1863-1938), achieved recognition through her short stories, poems, and plays for children. The Katharine Pyle papers, spanning approximately 1904–1929,[...] consists of material related to her artistic, business, and personal affairs.
Subjects:Authors, American--20th century | American literature--20th century | Illustration of books--United States--History--20th century | Children's plays | More Subjects
Creator:Brenner, Summer
Title:Summer Brenner papers
Date(s):1962-2005
Call No:MSS 0617
Abstract:The Summer Brenner papers offers a comprehensive view of an American poet and novelist's life across four decades beginning in the 1960s. The collection includes extensive personal correspondence and journals,[...] literary manuscripts and drafts documenting all stages of the writing and publishing process, and Brenner's work from magazine contributions, book publications, and community projects.
Subjects:Authors, American--20th century | American literature--20th century | American poetry--20th century | Novelists | More Subjects
Creator:Chambers, M. Clark
Title:M. Clark Chambers Kay Boyle collection
Date(s):1921-2002
Call No:MSS 0623
Abstract:The M. Clark Chambers Kay Boyle collection consists of materials collected by Chambers during the fifteen year process of compiling and researching his bibliography of her work. It consists of[...] books and periodicals containing works by Boyle, reviews of her work, interviews, and other material. A great deal of the material is in the form of photocopies. There is also a small group material pertaining to the research and composition of the bibliography as well as a small group original Boyle work and Boyle related ephemera.
Subjects:Authors, American--20th century | American literature--20th century | Books--reviews | Authors | More Subjects
Creator:McCann, Richard
Title:Richard McCann papers
Date(s):1920-2008
Call No:MSS 0616
Abstract:The Richard McCann papers document the personal life and professional career of this American author, poet, and educator. The collection includes McCann's early creative writing; teaching materials; reviews, essays, and[...] critical writing; personal and professional correspondence; and extensive drafts of McCann's poetry and fiction. McCann's fiction has autobiographical roots, often drawn from family relationships and personal experiences, as illustrated in photographs and family memorabilia also included in the collection.
Subjects:American poetry--20th century | American literature--20th century | American literature--21st century | Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence | More Subjects