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17th-20th Century Correspondence and Documents

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1948-003
Dates: Created: 1664-1976

A Long Time Since Morning Manuscript and Galley Proofs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 0-328
Scope and Contents

Original typewritten manuscript and galley proofs of Leon Odell Griffith's A Long Time Since Morning. The typewritten manuscript included handwritten edits, is unbound, and has some documentation from the publisher, Random House. The galley proofs are also unbound with handwritten edits and are stored folded. They are dated March 18, 1954.

Dates: 1954

Alec Rackowe Manuscripts

 Collection — Box: 321
Identifier: MSS 71-103
Scope and Contents

Alec Rackowe manuscripts for "The Slope of Love," "Summertime," and "Take Me to Hollywood." Also included in the collection are several letters from Rackowe's editor at The American Magazine.

Dates: November 21, 1953; Other: Date acquired: 03/01/1971

Clara Rider Hayden Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 1-06
Scope and Contents

Typescript drafts and publications by Clara Rider Hayden, including book reviews, articles, speeches, plays, and other works.

Dates: Created: 1922-1939

Cleo Rainwater Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 90-4
Scope and Contents

Collection includes manuscripts, galley proofs and teaching guides from two of Ms. Rainwater's publications as well as correspondence regarding their publication.

Dates: Created: 1949-1962

Cora Cheney Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 0-317
Scope and Contents

Collection includes original manuscripts of Cheney's work with her edits, book jackets and illustrations from the publications and book galleys. One manuscript is accompanied with a letter from Cheney and a newspaper clipping about her and her family.

Dates: 1957-1961; Other: Date acquired: 05/24/1961

Edna Hoffman Evans 'Sunstar and Pepper' manuscript

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0-321
Scope and Contents

Collection also includes galley proofs for the same title.

Dates: Other: Date acquired: 07/06/1954

Edwin Crusoe IV Poems

 Collection — Box: 309
Identifier: MSS 0-319
Scope and Contents Xerox copies of printed poems and manuscripts, as follows: "A rotten day" (from The Human Voice Quarterly Vol. 3 No. 2&3, Spring/Fall 1967); Also from the same: "The Lonely Coast"; "Night Run", "Florida Tourest [sic]"; "Historia en Piedra"; "World Traveler"; "Black Voice"; "Relief Trip"; "The Unchangeable"; "Sky Fire"; "Going". Manuscripts of: "Hoot Night"; "Awe Light"; "Florida Wailing"; "Murmurings of the Moon"; "Coast Dreams"; "Dreams of Morning"; "I...
Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1967; Other: Date acquired: 12/07/1967

Frank Norris manuscript leaf from McTeague

 Collection — Box: 153
Identifier: MSS 0-340
Scope and Contents

Manuscript leaf from Frank Norris's McTeague, Argonaut Manuscript Edition of the Works of Frank Norris, page 176.

Dates: 1899

George Alexander Lensen Author Manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 90-7
Scope and Contents

Collection contains 5 manuscripts from Dr. Lensen written between 1959 and 1967. All deal with Dr. Lensen's area of study in Japanese and Russian history and relations.

Dates: Created: 1959-1967; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1967

George Parker Winship letters

 Collection — Box: 158
Identifier: MSS 0-265
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of four letters, in manuscript, dated 1901, to George P. Winship of Providence, Rhode Island, or with reference to his works, from The Nation, New York, The Macillan Company, New York, The American Historical Review, Ann Arbor, Michigan, and Henry Stevens, Son & Stiles, London England.

Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1901

Harry Whittington manuscripts

 Collection — Box: 323
Identifier: MSS 0-313
Scope and Contents

Three typrescript drafts of books by H. Whittington: 'Trouble Rides Tall' (1958), 'Play for Keeps' (1957), and 'Strangers on Friday' (1959).

Dates: 1957-1959; Other: Date acquired: 01/06/1961

James Gould Cozzens Papers

 Collection — Box: 141
Identifier: MSS 0-80
Scope and Contents

This collection contains two letters by James Gould Cozzens to Mr. Emmett B. Peter, Jr., concerning criticisms of some of his writing, as well as a copy of one letter, undated, by Mr. Emmett B. Peter, Jr., to Cozzens, and a "draft of article of which Cozzens reffered in his letter. Not yet published (4/2/63)." The two letters written by Cozzens to Mr. Emmett B. Peter, Jr., should be most helpful to any person writing for the public.

Dates: Other: Majority of material found in 1963; Other: Date acquired: 01/28/1964

Janet Burroway Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2003-022
Abstract

The Janet Burroway Papers contains her class materials, manuscripts of plays and short stories, book reviews, articles, student writings, and writings by others

Dates: Created: 1985-1999

Kathryn Trimmer Abbey Collection

 Collection — Box: 302
Identifier: MSS 0-306
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a holographic manuscript of Florida land of change, published by the University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill in 1941. This manuscript was written in 58 blue examination books dated April 24, 1941.

Dates: April 24, 1941

Lillian Smith One Hour manuscript and galleys

 Collection — Box: 322
Identifier: MSS 0-347
Scope and Contents

Manuscript and galleys with handwritten edits of One Hour by Lillian Smith, 1959. Included with manuscript is a letter from the author dated 12/1/1959 donating the materials and a letter from Louise Richardson dated 12/17/1959 thanking Ms. Smith.

Dates: Other: Date acquired: 12/06/1960

Lois Lenski Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 87-14
Scope and Contents The collection consists of recordings, memorabilia, manuscripts, drawings, cards, writings, speeches, interviews, and correspondence of Lois Lenski, author and illustrator of children's literature. The collection is primarily in English, but there is a German translation of the manuscript for Judy's Journey, entitled, Judy's Wanderschaft. Included in this collection are the complete typed manuscript of Strawberry Girl, a part of the handwritten manuscript along with the first typescript, background material, original drawings, galley proofs and scrapbooks of fan...
Dates: Created: 1939-1971; Other: Date acquired: 03/01/1992

Margaret Campbell papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 78-52
Abstract

Translations, articles, publications, drafts, diploma, certificate and photographs.

Dates: Created: 1935-1946

Mary Bethell Alfriend Collection

 Collection — Box: 302
Identifier: MSS 0-307
Scope and Contents

The Mary Bethell Alfriend collection consists of typescript and holographic notes written on blue examination books for Juan Ortiz: Gentleman of Seville, published in 1940 by Chapman and Grimes.

Dates: Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1950

May McNeer Up a Crooked River manuscript

 Collection — Box: 320*
Identifier: MSS 0-336
Scope and Contents

An edited manuscript and galley sheets for Up a Crooked River.

Dates: 1952

Pat Frank Papers

 Collection — Box: 311
Identifier: MSS 87-12
Scope and Contents

Correspondence between author Pat Frank and Dr. Norman L. Kilpatrick, Director of Florida State University Libraries. Includes a list of short stories by Frank published between 1941 and 1954.

Dates: 1941-1954

Philip Wylie Typescripts

 Collection — Box: 333
Identifier: MSS 0-357
Scope and Contents

Nine original typescripts by author Philip Wylie, many with manuscript notes and edits. Includes the text of two addresses given by Wylie at Florida State University in 1956 and 1958.

Dates: 1946, 1955-1958

Richard Harding Davis Letter

 Collection — Box: 1729
Identifier: MSS 2000-01
Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one letter written by Davis on May 21, but the year is not given. It is addressed to a Mrs. Fairchild, and regards typed copies of a manuscript to be delivered to the Hotel Webster. The photograph in the collection is of Davis and his dogs.

Dates: Created: undated

Stanley E. Gontarski Grove Press Research Materials

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2013-0516
Abstract

Personal correspondence, magazine and newspaper articles, Freedom of Information Act requests, galley proofs and unpublished manuscripts, audio and video of interviews and book readings, interview transcripts, a reel of the film "Minitaurus," and books used by Dr. Stanley Gontarski to research Barney Rosset and Grove Press.

Dates: Other: Date acquired: 05/16/2013

Teresa Holloway writings

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 0-330
Scope and Contents

Collection of original manuscripts by Teresa Holloway. Also, a small collection of published stories in magazines along with newspaper clippings about Holloway's career.

Dates: Created: 1950-1967

Unknown Florida manuscript

 Collection — Box: 311
Identifier: MSS 0-326
Scope and Contents

Typed manuscript of preface, chapters 1 through 29, and back matter of Unknown Florida: The Caloosahatchee Counties--Glades, Hendry and Lee by Florence Fritz.  Manuscript contains handwritten and typed corrections of the author. The work was published in 1963 as Unknown Florida by the University of Miami Press.

Dates: Majority of material found in 1963

William Warren Rogers and Robert David Ward Manuscript

 Collection — Box: 321
Identifier: MSS 83-5
Scope and Contents

Corrected typescript draft of August Reckoning: Jack Turner and Racism in Post-Civil War Alabama by William Warren Rogers and Robert David Ward. Baton Rouge, Louisiana State University Press. 1973.

Dates: 1973; Other: Date acquired: 07/28/1983