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Collection Title:

Frank R. Adams papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Frank Ramsay Adams (1883-1963) was a writer for magazines, film, and television. He also wrote music. The collection contains correspondence, literary manuscripts, sheet music, and selected publications.
 
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Hazard Adams papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Correspondence, notes, writings, and other works of Hazard Adams, a professor of English and comparative literature at the University of Washington, Seattle
 
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Gladys Lucy Adshead papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Gladys Lucy Adshead (1896-1985) was a noted educator, school administrator, and the author of many children's books. The collection consists of correspondence related to production and publishing of her books, and manuscripts.
 
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Charles Alexander papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Charles Alexander was a writer of popular fiction. The Collection consists of correspondence, literary manuscripts, reviews, notebooks, clippings, personal material, and miscellany. The majority of the correspondence is with family members, publishers, and other writers such as Ernest Haycox, Robert Ormond Case, and Albert Wetjen. The reviews are for Alexander's books: Bobbie, a great collie, The fang in the forest, and The Splendid summits. The Manuscripts section is the largest, containing materials for over 200 short stories by Alexander. Many of these stories have at least one manuscript draft. Others are represented only by the published version; these are marked with an asterisk (*) in the inventory. Alternate titles for the stories are given in brackets after the official title. There are also manuscripts for the novels The fang in the forest and The splendid summits. A collection of paperback books by other authors (collected by Charles Alexander) is housed separately.
 
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Sally Elliott Allen papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Sally Elliot Allen (1880-1943) was a Pacific Northwest writer and playwright. The collection (1906-1943) contains play, novel, novelette, short-story, and poetry manuscript material, correspondence, published stories and poems, a scrapbook, mementos, and personal materials.
 
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Van Winkle Anderson papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Van Winkle Anderson was a Realtor in Portland, Oregon, and a writer. The collection consists of correspondence and manuscripts.
 
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Jane and Paul Annixter papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Jane (1903-1996) and Paul (1894-1985) Annixter wrote children's books, with emphasis on wildlife and adventures into nature. The collection contains manuscripts, corrections, drafts, and related correspondences and notes.
 
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Edward Anthony papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Edward Anthony (1895-1971) was a writer and collaborator, directed publicity for Herbert Hoover's presidential campaign, and became an editor and publisher, most notably for Collier's. The collection contains supporting materials for thirteen books, article and short story manuscripts, personal and business correspondence, and Crowell-Collier Publishing company material consisting of inter-office memos, financial, promotional material, and the professional and personal papers of Don Marquis.
 
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Benjamin Appel papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Benjamin Appel (1907-1977) was a writer whose "voice of the streets" reflected his New York City childhood and his military experience. His work has been compared to Dashiell Hammett and James Cain. The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, and research materials from his work, including the 1943 Dark Stain, which addressed racism.
 
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Jules Archer papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Jules Archer (1915-) specializes in writing political, historical, and biographical books for younger readers. The papers consists of an extensive collection of book manuscripts, articles, short stories, article ideas, outlines, research materials, and correspondence covering a time span from the 1940s through the 1970s.
 
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Joseph Archibald papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Joseph Archibald (1898-1986) was a writer. The Joseph Archibald papers comprise literary manuscripts and television scripts concerning the military, specifically Vietnam and the Air Force. The collection also includes incoming correspondence, both personal and professional, from publishers, military officers and civilians. The collection also includes an article about Joseph Archibald.
 
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Herbert E. Arntson papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Herbert Edward Arntson (1911-1982) was an author, English professor, and musician. The collection includes manuscripts of books and short stories, poems, speeches and correspondence, which reflect his work.
 
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Paul Ashford papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Music reviews, articles, poetry, radio scripts, and correspondence of Paul Ashford, a song collector and folk singer in Washington State.
 
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W. Verne Athanas papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:W. Verne Athanas was a writer of western fiction. The collection includes Athanas' personal and professional correspondence, source and idea notes, miscellaneous papers, teleplays, manuscripts, and Western Writers of America correspondence and documents.
 
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George H. Atkinson papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Papers of an Oregon missionary, educator, scientist, publicist, who played a key role in establishing Oregon's public school system. Includes letters of Atkinson and his wife Nancy Bates Atkison, speeches, journals, and ephemera.
 
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Jacob Avshalomov papers.

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:The papers of Jacob Avshalomov consist of correspondence, clippings, programs, musical scores, certificates, memoir books, photographs, and publications relating mostly to his musical career, as well as those of his sons, David and Daniel, and his Russian-born father Aaron. Also included are programs, reviews, and photographs of the Portland Junior Symphony / Portland Youth Philharmonic, which he led from 1954 to1995.
 
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Margaret Ayer papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Margaret Ayer (?-1981) was a free-lance writer, artist and illustrator of literature, with an emphasis on children's literature. The collection includes manuscripts, illustrations and correspondence that reflect her interest in art and in Asia.
 
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Hugh Baillie papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Hugh Baillie (1890-1966) worked at United Press first as a reporter, then general news manager, and then became president during 1935-1955 , and was also a published author. The collection contains manuscripts, including versions of his autobiographical work, High Tensions, correspondence, memoranda, news stories, publicity, published work and periodicals.
 
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Samm S. Baker papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Samm Sinclair Baker (1909-1997) was an advertising executive and writer of numerous self-help books. The collection consists of manuscripts of some of Baker's books and radio plays.
 
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William David Ball papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:William David Ball (1885 - ?) was a writer of short stories and photoplays and edited a book regarding markets and methods for writers. The collection (1920-1965) contains manuscripts of short stories and articles, correspondence, and memorabilia.
 
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Todhunter Ballard papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Willis Todhunter Ballard (1903-1980) was a writer of the western and mystery fiction genre. The collection consists of professional correspondence from 1947 to 1972, publication records, papers of the Western Fiction Writers of America (WWA) documenting his activity in that organization, and literary manuscripts of 70 books, 17 teleplays, one screenplay, and a few magazine articles.
 
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Russell A. Bankson papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Russell Bankson (1889-1976) was a newspaperman and fiction writer in Spokane, WA. Papers include correspondence, manuscripts, publicity and press clippings, biographical data, mementoes, and manuscripts written by others.
 
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Eugene Barnes and David Dougherty manuscript

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Eugene Barnes and David Dougherty published an edited work based on an original volume of medieval poetry, Le geste de Garin de Monglane, also known as the Cheltenham Manuscript. The collection consists of a typed, annotated, and edited manuscript of their work, Le Galien de Cheltenham.
 
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Ann Barron manuscript

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ann Barron was a client of the Lenniger Literary Agency and a writer whose manuscript, "Sleep, Sable Brother," was published in 1969 by Gold Medal Books under the title Strange Legacy. The collection (1967) contains the final manuscript for "Sleep, Sable Brother," and one publisher's rejection letter.
 
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Barron Bryton papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Bryton Barron (1898- ) was a teacher, a writer, a civil servant, a publisher and, most notably, a political conservative who wrote critically of the U.S. State Department and U.S. Foreign policy. The collection includes correspondence, writings, reports and newspaper clippings.
 
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Iris Thorpe Barry papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Iris Thorpe Barry was a writer of poetry, short stories, and crime and suspense novels. The collection contains manuscripts of poems, short stories, and novels, correspondence, memorabilia and publicity, and published works, 1925-1975.
 
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Hetty Burlingame Beatty papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Hetty Burlingame Beatty (1907-1971) was a sculptor and an author and illustrator of books for children. The collection includes manuscripts, illustrations, and correspondence relating to Beatty's interest in animals, especially horses, and travel adventure.
 
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George Belknap papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:George Belknap (1905-1996) was a student at the University of Oregon (UO), and would later become a faculty member, the UO Editor, and also a published author who was especially noted for his Oregon, and UO histories. The collection (1930-1991) contains research files on philosophy, Oregon history, and the history of UO, an unpublished manuscript titled, The Limerick: A Critical Study, administrative faculty files, as well as personal files, including personal correspondence and photographs.
 
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Josef Berger papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Josef Berger (1903-1971) was a children's book author, political speechwriter, poet, and lyricist. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, speeches, and published articles, relating to Berger's interest in American history, politics, and culture.
 
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Elisa Bialk papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Elisa Bialk (1912-1990) grew up in Chicago and was still in high school when she began to publish articles in magazines and newspapers. The Elisa Bialk Papers contain a large collection of complete manuscripts from Bialk's children's novels. There is also detailed correspondence as well as a variety of fan mail.
 
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Kurt Bloch papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Kurt Bloch (1900-1976) was a German economist, journalist, editor, and author. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, published material and reports, lecture material, research files, and photographs; material is in English and German.
 
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Lawrence Block manuscripts

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lawrence Block (1938- ) is an acclaimed contemporary American crime writer. The collection consists of 17 of Block's manuscripts, as well as short stories, articles and outlines.
 
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Peggy O'More Blocklinger papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Peggy O'More Blocklinger (1895-1970) was known for writing youth novels. This collection contains manuscripts, poetry, publications and correspondence, which reflect her work.
 
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Glenn O. Blough papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Glenn O. Blough (1904-1995) was an author of children's books and textbooks. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, reviews, galleys and a few illustrations relating to Blough's interest in illuminating the world of science for young readers.
 
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Charles Boeckman papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Charles Boeckman (1920- ) is an author and musician. The collection consists of manuscripts, correspondence, and an autobiographical scrapbook compiled by Boeckman.
 
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Edwin Booth papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Edwin Booth (1906-1980) was a writer of Western fiction. The Edwin Booth Papers contain personal and professional literary correspondence with authors who were contemporaries of Booth, as well as literary manuscripts. The manuscript series contains manuscripts of novels and short stories. The collection also includes published copies of Booth's novels and anthologies of short stories. Booth wrote American westerns as well as mystery literature.
 
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Peter Bowen papers

Repository:University of Montana, Mansfield Library, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:The papers of author Peter Bowen consist mainly of manuscripts for his published and unpublished works, including manuscripts for novels in the Gabriel Du Pré series and for novels in the Yellowstone Kelly series. Also included are articles, storyboards, notes, drafts of movie scripts, and correspondence.
 
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Esther Brann papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Esther Brann (1899-1998) was an author and illustrator of books for children. The collection includes eight manuscripts, two published works, and a series of correspondence relating to Brann's interest in subjects such as her own child and young relatives, and her family's dog.
 
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Helen Bratton papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Helen Bratton (1899-1986) was a writer of novels for teenagers, and was chosen for poet laureate of Monterey Peninsula. The collection includes correspondences, research materials, and manuscripts.
 
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Lowell and Frances Hyams Brentano papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lowell Brentano (1895-1950) was a publisher, playwright, novelist, editor, literary agent, and frequent collaborator with his wife, Frances Hyams Brentano and many others in the literary world. The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts by Lowell and also Francis Brentano, tearsheets, copyright and registration material, court records, publisher and author permissions, reviews, biographical material, memorabilia, and a scrapbook.
 
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Verne Bright papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Verne Bright (1893 - ) was an Oregon author of poetry who also worked as a newspaper reporter and English teacher. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, memorabilia, genealogy research, sketches, scrapbooks, and publications.
 
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Beverly Brown papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Beverly Anne Brown (1951-2005) was an activist for social justice on behalf of rural workers, contingent laborers and other blue-collar workers, and gay and lesbian issues (with an emphasis on rural lesbian life). Brown was the founder and director of The Jefferson Center for Research and Education in Oregon from 1994–2004. This collection includes documents from Brown's early work as well as materials from her later years as the director of The Jefferson Center. Materials include: manuscripts, correspondence, journals, oral interviews, research materials, publications, audio and video, and photographs.
 
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Lyndon O. Brown papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lyndon O. Brown (1902-1966) was a professor of marketing and advertising at Northwestern, and became a director, and later vice-president, of media and research for two different companies. The collection contains market and distribution research analyses, agency files, speeches, manuscript material, and biographical material, 1930-1957.
 
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Frederic Robert Buckley papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Frederic Robert Buckley (1896 -?) is the literary name of Frederic Robert Wakelin-Buckley, who wrote western, adventure, and sea stories. The collection contains manuscripts including short stories, novelettes, novels, plays, and essays, and correspondence, 1921-1929.
 
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John Bufvers papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Papers of a Swedish-American gold miner and amateur naturalist documenting his interests and activities, Swedish American matters and wildlife of the Pacific Northwest
 
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Clyde Robert Bulla papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Clyde Robert Bulla (b. 1914) is an author of books for young people. The collection includes manuscripts relating to Bulla's interest in historical fiction.
 
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Bunting and Trulove papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:David Bunting (1940-) and William Thomas Trulove (1943- ) researched the economic effects of the termination of the Klamath Indian Reservation. The collection contains research files, surveys and interviews, original manuscripts, and published material.
 
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Tom Burnam papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:A professor of English at Portland State University, Tom Burnam is probably best known as the author of The Dictionary of Misinformation(1975) and its sequel, More Misinformation(1981). The collection contains Burnam's personal and professional correspondence, manuscripts, and miscellaneous documents.
 
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Dana Burnet papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The papers consist of Dana Burnet's correspondence, 1926-1959, primarily with his literary agents Carl and Carol Brandt; manuscripts of short stories, plays and screenplays, most notably The Great Commandment; tearsheets; and contracts.
 
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Courtney Owen Cameron papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Courtney Owen Cameron (1902/1906-1960) was an American author of crime and suspense novels (sometimes referred to as mysteries), and westerns, who often wrote under the name "Owen Cameron." The collection (1943-1960) contains correspondence, manuscripts of unpublished and published novels and short stories, tearsheets, published works, and scrapbooks, 1943-1960.
 
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Dorothy Carew papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Dorothy Carew (1910-1973) was a writer, journalist and traveler of the United States and Europe. She served as a United Press correspondent in Paris and was the first female financial journalist for the Associated Press. Her papers include drafts, research notes, completed manuscripts and correspondence for each of her books, titled respectively The Netherlands and Portugal.
 
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Mary Jane Carr papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection comprises papers of American author Mary Jane Carr, and includes draft manuscripts of two books; proofs, illustrations by Robert Kuhn, and correspondence relating to the books, including material from Walt Disney Productions; two puppet plays by Carr; poems; engraving plates; fan letters; and miscellaneous materials.
 
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Ruth and Latrobe Carroll papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Latrobe Carroll (1894-1996) and Ruth Carroll (1899-1999) were American authors of children’s literature. The collection includes manuscripts, illustrations and correspondence that reflect the work of Ruth and Latrobe Carroll.
 
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Robert Ormond Case papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Robert Ormond Case lived from 1895 to 1964, residing in Oregon most of his life. He was educated at the University of Oregon and went on to become a popular author of books and stories in the western genre, as well as a prominent resident of Portland. This collection contains several examples of his writing, in both published and manuscript forms. It also includes a large quantity of personal and private correspondence and documents.
 
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Frank P. Castle papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Frank Castle was a writer of western, mystery, suspense, sex, medical, historical, and juvenile fiction, and comic book scripts. The collection contains manuscripts for short fiction and comic strips, 1948-1966.
 
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Henry Castor papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Henry Castor (1909 - ) was an author who wrote non-fiction children's literature regarding war. The collection (1953-1971) includes book-length manuscripts, correspondence with publishers and the U.S. Army, and a photocopy of a letter from Harry S. Truman.
 
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Ralph Works Chaney papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ralph W. Chaney was an paleobotanist, an author, and a long-time member of the U.S. Park Service Advisory Board on National Parks, Historic Sites, Buildings and Monuments, and of the Save the Redwoods League. The collection contains professional correspondence, paleobotany research, mounted botany specimens, manuscripts and published material, Carnegie Institution research work material, Berkeley faculty material including lectures, correspondence, and committee work, Save the Redwoods League files, manuscripts of books and articles, and photographs.
 
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Maristan Chapman papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Mary Ilsley Chapman (1895-1978) and her husband John Stanton Chapman (1891-1972) were authors who published under the combined pseudonym Maristan Chapman. The collection consists of correspondence, diaries, literary manuscripts, notes and research materials, publications, publicity materials and reviews, personal files, family papers, artifacts, books and photographs.
 
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Louis Charbonneau papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Louis Charbonneau was an an author who wrote western, science fiction and mystery novels and who also served in the U.S. Air Force in WWII, was a teacher and wrote for the Los Angeles Times. The collection includes correspondence, books, short stories, poetry, movie, television and radio scripts, and book length manuscripts.
 
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Gifford Cheshire manuscripts

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Gifford P. Cheshire (1905- ) is a writer of western novels. The collection (1966-1969) contains manuscripts of Wenatchee Bend, and Ambush at Bedrock, and also copies of the published books.
 
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Chicago Tribune-New York News Syndicate, Inc., Fiction Department records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Publication of original fiction in the Sunday edition of the Chicago Tribune began with the September 21, 1919 issue and for the next fifty years, fiction (daily serials, Sunday serials, and short stories) was a major feature of the Chicago Tribune Newspapers Syndicate, later the Chicago Tribune-New York News Syndicate, Inc. The collection (1919-1969) contains correspondence with literary agents and authors, as well as manuscripts, a list of short stories and serials, serial synopses, and sales records, 1919-1969.
 
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J. H. (John Henry) Christ papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:J. H. (John Henry) Christ edited a book regarding the recollections of a Pony Express Rider, Isaac Van Dorsey Mossman, who worked for the Pony Express in the mid 1800s. The collection (1954-1955) contains manuscript and research material, correspondence, photographs, and publicity.
 
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Donald Hathaway Clark papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Papers of an executive in trade associations, a businessman, administrator, and author
 
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Robert D. Clark papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Robert Donald Clark (1910- ) was a professor of speech, author, public speaker, and university president. The Robert D. Clark Papers are comprised of correspondence, schoolwork, speeches, writings, research notes, publications, administrative reports and memoranda, and reference files.
 
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Samuel Asahel Clarke papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Samuel Asahel Clarke (1827-1909) was an Oregon newspaperman, historian, and poet. The collection consists of five handwritten chapters from Clarke's History of the Modocs.
 
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Calvin Clements papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Calvin J. Clements (1915-1997) was a writer of television scripts, screenplays, and adventure stories. The collection includes television scripts and one screenplay.
 
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College of Arts and Sciences Executive Thinking Program Records

Repository:Seattle University, Lemieux Library and McGoldrick Learning Commons, Special Collections
Summary:The Executive Thinking Program, offered at Seattle University from 1958-1968, was a non-credit seminar designed for Seattle area business and professional leaders to hone their skills in communication, analyzing complex ideas, and to supplement their knowledge of economics, politics, and ethical thought. The collection includes correspondence, course materials, enrollment lists, typed and handwritten manuscripts of program director Thomas L. O'Brien, SJ , photographs, publicity brochures, newspaper articles and audio tapes.
 
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Hila Colman papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Hila Colman writes books for children and adolescents--specializing in realistic portrayals of adolescent characters. The collection includes correspondences, manuscripts, and galleys.
 
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Frederick Malcolm Combellack faculty papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Frederick Malcolm Combellack (1906-2002) served at the University of Oregon from 1937 until 1977. He taught in the department of Classics, offering courses in Greek and Latin Literature. Combellack’s main area of Study revolved around Homer and the Odyssey. This collection of Combellack’s Faculty Papers includes his notes and publications on Homer as well as a collection of book reviews by Combellack on works concerning Homer. Additionally, the collection includes lectures and correspondence from Combellack’s time at the University.
 
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Comparative Literature Program records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Department of Comparative Literature offers undergraduate and graduate degrees. It is also the home of the journal Comparative Literature. The collection contains records that document the functions and activities of this program and the literary journal Comparative Literature.
 
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Miriam L. Condon papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Miriam L. Condon was a writer of stories for young people, and was possibly a relative of Frank Condon. The collection (1892-1968) contains correspondence including letters from publishers, manuscripts of anecdotes, poems, and short stories, legal documents, including deeds and contracts belonging to Frank Condon, photographs and historical postcards, negatives, and a travel notebook of a trip to Mexico.
 
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Condon Lectures Series records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Condon Lecture Series was created in 1944 by the Oregon State Board of Higher Education and was named after the University of Oregon's first geologist, Thomas Condon. The collection contains published and unpublished versions of lectures.
 
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Herbert W. Congdon papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Herbert Congdon (1876-1965) was an architect and writer who researched, designed and wrote about historical architecture and furniture, especially churches. The collection consists of an autobiography, manuscripts, correspondence, drawings, plans and photographs of churches and ecclesiastical furniture.
 
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Earl Conrad papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Earl Conrad (1912–1986) was an author who specialized in biographies and books about the African American experience and race relations, among other non-fiction books and criticisms. The collection contains manuscript material and published works, professional and personal correspondence, research materials, underground newspapers, teaching materials, reviews, publicity, and news clippings.
 
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William (Will) Everett Cook papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:William Everett Cook was a writer of western and adventure novels and stories. Collection consists of correspondence (273 letters), manuscripts for his novels, short stories, and one novella, and an extensive collection of western pulp fiction containing short stories by Cook.
 
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Maribelle Cormack papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Maribelle Cormack (1902-1984) was a museum director and children's author. The collection includes manuscripts, publications, correspondence, illustrations, photographs, radio scripts, and book reviews of her work, as well as biographical material, including an autobiographical sketch and genealogy.
 
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John O'Hara Cosgrave papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:John O’Hara Cosgrave II (1908-1968) was an artist and a writer. Although best known for his illustrations of sea vessels, Cosgrave’s works are not restricted to the limits of water. The collection includes illustrations, manuscripts, correspondences, acclamations, book dummies and proofs.
 
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William R. Cox papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:William Cox (1901-1988) was a prolific writer for the pulp fiction magazine industry during the 1930s, 1940s and into the early 1950s. He later wrote for the television industry and continued to publish in a wide variety of genres including sports, Westerns, and juvenile fiction. This Collection consists of three main series: correspondence with business associates and other contemporary writers (Red Barber, Ray Bradbury, John Ford, David Frost, Lillian Hellman, Elmore Leonard and Allen Rivkin), manuscripts of his published works and screenplays, and tear sheets from the pulp magazines of the 1930s and 1940s.
 
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Ellis Credle papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ellis Credle (1902-1998) was an author and illustrator of children's and young adult books. The collection includes manuscript material from her books Andy and the Circus; Little Fraid, Big Fraid; Little Pest Pico; Mexico, Land of Hidden Treasure; and Monkey See, Monkey Do.
 
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Jimmy Crooks papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Manuscripts of "The Siberian Years of Jimmy Crooks, 1927-1930," which document Jimmy Crooks' experiences as a sailor on the Swenson Fur Trading Company's expedition to Siberia
 
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Hazel M. Cunningham papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The collection contains the memoirs of Hazel M. Cunningham, original handwritten family letters from the 1870-1890s, and draft pages of the memoir manuscript. The collection includes a bound copy of the memoirs titled, Tapestry, A Partial History of Some Pioneer Families of Polk County, Nebraska, 1979.
 
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Polly Curren papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Polly Curren (1917-?) was a writer of children's literature and a teacher. She wrote during the 1950s through the 1970s and her stories span the reading ability level from early readers to young adult fiction. This collection includes manuscripts from books that Curren published in the 1970s and the correspondence with editors and publishers.
 
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Thomas A. Curry, Jr. papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Thomas A. Curry, Jr. (1900-1976) was best known as a writer of adventure stories. He published numerous novels, novelettes and periodical articles. This collection contains several of his manuscripts and also a large amount of his correspondence.
 
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Maureen Daly papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Maureen Daly (1921-) wrote fiction, both short stories and novels, and nonfiction articles and books. She is credited with establishing the category of Young Adult fiction with her novel Seventeenth Summer, first published in 1942. The collection includes correspondence, literary manuscripts, reviews, interviews, and tearsheets.
 
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Sydney Arthur Davidson, Jr. papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Sydney Arthur Davidson, Jr. worked in Foochow, China, teaching English at the Anglo-Chinese College. The collection (1934-1939) contains notes, manuscript material, and copies of published pieces regarding his experience working in China.
 
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Jerome Davis papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Jerome Davis (1891-1979) was an international activist for peace and social reform, labor organizer, and sociologist, who taught at Dartmouth and Yale Divinity School. The collection contains manuscripts of and correspondence relating to 17 books, manuscripts of articles and reviews, speeches, diaries for 1915 and 1942, and correspondence concerning lectures and course notes.
 
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Edwin Deming papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Edwin Willard Deming (1860-1942) was an American sculptor, illustrator and writer who lived among Native American tribes when he was young and then dedicated his career to artistically recording and portraying them accurately and with dignity. The collection consists of his correspondence, drawings, sketches, and paintings, as well as anthropological and linguistic material, notes and other documentation of tribes he visited or lived with.
 
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Brice P. Disque, Jr. papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Brice P. Disque, Jr. was a writer and editor who had a prolific and successful career as a radio script writer. The collection includes personal and professional correspondence and over 300 radio scripts.
 
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Dragon Gate Press records

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Correspondence, contracts, publications, photographs and other materials relating to Dragon Gate, Inc.
 
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Rosamond du Jardin papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Rosamond du Jardin (1902–1963) was a free-lance writer and novelist who was best known for her children's and young adult novels. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, contacts and agreements, financial records, scrapbooks, clippings and tearsheets, illustrations, photographs, publications and recordings.
 
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Elizabeth G. Lewis Dunbar autobiography

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Elizabeth G. Lewis Dunbar (1866 - ?) served as a medical missionary to India, from 1916 until 1947. The collection (1947) contains the manuscript of her autobiography.
 
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Abigail Scott Duniway papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Abigail Scott Duniway (1834-1915) moved to Oregon from Illinois in 1852 with her family on the Oregon Trail and kept a detailed journal of their travels. Duniway was later a key leader of the Woman's Suffrage Movement in Oregon and the Pacific Northwest, and she aided the national effort. This expansive collection contains her correspondence, published and unpublished literary works, documents pertaining to the suffrage movement, and a considerable amount of newspaper clippings reporting on Duniway's political and social work.
 
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Ralph Dyar papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ralph E. Dyar (1885-1955) was an author and playwright who also worked for and wrote about newspapers and newspaper promotion and research. The collection contains literary manuscripts, correspondence, and the working files for the book, News for an Empire: The Story of the Spokesman-Review of Spokane, Washington, and of the Field it Serves.
 
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George Allan Dyson papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:George Allan Dyson was born in England in 1843 and his family moved to the United States soon after. In 1861 Dyson sailed to California to work in the gold mines. A few years later he moved to Brownsville, Oregon and established the town’s first newspaper, the Brownsville Advertiser, in 1878. Dyson mined in central Idaho in the 1880s, and moved to Eugene, Oregon in 1899, where he worked as a tinsmith until his death in 1935. The collection consists of diaries, letters, ledgers, manuscripts and an autobiography.
 
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Irmengarde Eberle papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection comprises the papers of American children's book author Irmengarde Eberle, including literary manuscripts, correspondence and related materials for eleven books for children and young adults published from 1937 to 1973.
 
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Otto Eisenschiml manuscripts

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Otto Eisenschiml (1880-1963) was a chemist and an American Civil War historian who published books and articles regarding the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. The collection (1960-1963) contains manuscripts, notes, proofs and related correspondence of the books, Hidden Faces of the Civil War and O.E.: Historian Without an Armchair.
 
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Thompson Coit Elliott Papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Papers of historian Thompson Coit Elliott who came west to Walla Walla, Washington in 1886. Includes correspondence, notes, copies of historical documents, speeches, published articles, and publication manuscripts on subjects relating to early exploration and trade in Inland Empire of the Pacific Northwest and the Oregon coast.
 
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Ruth Erickson and Eleanor Stevenson papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ruth Erickson (~1890 - 1970) and Eleanor Stevenson (~1898 - ?) were political radicals and Socialists who carried out a voluminous epistolary campaign against injustice. The collection contains correspondence by Erickson and Stevenson as well as subject files and personal material of Erickson's including manuscripts of poems, articles, plays, and novels.
 
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Amy Estes music manuscript

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The collection contains a music manuscript with words and music by Amy Estes, of Portland, Oregon, titled "Goodbye." The manuscript is dated ca. 1880, and its cover has a pencil drawing of a man leaving home.
 
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Hal George Evarts Jr. papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Hal Evarts, Jr. was a writer of Western and mystery fiction. The collection comprises personal and professional correspondence, literary manuscripts, personal journals, and printed materials of author Hal George Evarts, Jr. The manuscripts are of Evarts' novels and short stories in the western and detective/mystery styles.
 
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Michael Fessier papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection comprises papers of American author Michael Fessier and includes manuscripts of 185 short stories, seven plays, seven teleplays, nine screenplays, three novels, a few scenarios and radio scripts, and a collection of published pieces.
 
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Elizabeth Head Fetter papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Elizabeth Head Fetter (1904-1972) was an author of mystery novels and novels dealing with female psychology, and a free-lance writer of short stories and magazine articles. The collection contains professional and personal correspondence including fan mail, day journals and travel diaries, manuscript materials, book reviews by Fetter, photographs and published material.
 
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Leonard Everett Fisher papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Leonard Fisher (1924- ) was an author, painter, designer, and illustrator of children's books. He was particularly well known for his development of the scratchboard technique. The collection consists of original illustrations, literary manuscripts, correspondence, production materials, photographs, and audiotapes.
 
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Steve Fisher papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Steve Fisher (1913 - ) was an author of stories, novels, television and film scripts, and plays. The collection (1968-1970) contains literary manuscripts and correspondence.
 
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Beulah Marie Dix Flebbe papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Beulah Marie Dix Flebbe (1876-1970) was a playwright, novelist, children's author and screenwriter during the silent movie era who wrote under the name Beulah Marie Dix. The collection includes manuscripts of novels, plays, scripts, stories and poetry, correspondence, contracts, scrapbooks, financial records, photographs, diaries and published work.
 
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Louise Lee and Richard Floethe papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Louise (1913-1988) and Richard (1901-1998) Floethe were, respectively, writer and illustrator of children's books. The collection consists of manuscripts, original illustrations, and minor correspondence concerning the book The Story of Lumber.
 
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Ethel Nestell Fortner papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ethel Nestell Fortner (1907-1987) was a teacher, principal, and poet. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, biographical material, subject files, reviews, publications, scrapbooks, manuscripts by others, audio and reel-to-reel tapes, books, and photographs.
 
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Gardner Fox literary manuscripts, comic books and other material

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Gardner Fox (1911-1986) was a comic script writer and author of pulp fiction. The collection contains manuscripts, comic books, paperback books, periodicals, and miscellany.
 
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Ruth Myers Franchere papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ruth Franchere was born in Mason City, Iowa and educated at the University of Iowa. Franchere was an author of books for juveniles, such as Willa and Hannah Herself. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, and research notes.
 
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Leonard Friendly papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Leonard Friendly was a music author and arranger who also ran radio music programs on WPIK, KSL, and on Portland, Oregon's radio station KWJJ. The collection (1947-1960) contains music manuscripts, phonograph records, business correspondence, letters for fans, and letters regarding Friendly's radio programs, financial records, radio performance files, and promotional material.
 
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Jean Fritz papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Jean Fritz (1915 - ) became an author of children's historical fiction and won many awards. The collection contains manuscripts and correspondence.
 
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Ethel Romig Fuller papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ethel Romig Fuller (1883-1965) was poetry editor of The Oregonian newspaper and in 1957 she was appointed Poet Laureate of Oregon by Governor Robert D. Holmes. The collection contains poetry manuscripts, correspondence, scrapbooks and photographs.
 
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Mabel V. Funk manuscript

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The collection consists of a typed manuscript by Mabel V. Funk of Campe Verde, Arizona regarding the homestead she and her husband won by government drawing (date unknown).
 
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Charles Wellington Furlong papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Charles Wellington Furlong (1874-1967) was an explorer, writer, lecturer, an artist, a college professor, a scientist, a cowboy, a collector, and a foreign correspondent to name but a few of his 'trades.' The collection contains biographical and military records, manuscripts, articles and lectures by Furlong, notebooks and journals, Philippine Island material, photographs and daguerreotypes, correspondence, audio recordings and books.
 
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Virginia Furtwangler aka Ann Copeland papers

Repository:Willamette University Archives and Special Collections
Summary:Virginia Furtwangler is an author, writing under the pen name Ann Copeland. Her papers comprise her manuscripts and published works, promotional material and publicity about her writing, her teaching material, and material gathered while she was Hallie Brown Ford Chair of English at Willamette University.
 
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Brent Douglas Galloway papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Linguistic field notes, slides, and recordings of former university professor who specialized in linguistics, especially Salish languages
 
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May Garelick papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:May Garelick (1910-1989) was a children's author and editor. The collection contains literary manuscripts, book production materials, and correspondence.
 
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Brian Garfield papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Brian Garfield (1939- ) is an author and screenwriter of suspense, mystery, and western stories, and historical non-fiction. The collection contains manuscript material, screenplays and scripts, correspondence, reviews, articles, a master's thesis, published books, magazines, and articles, and unpublished research and diaries.
 
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William C. Gault papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:William Campbell Gault (1910–1995) was an American writer of detective and crime fiction, sports fiction and young-adult novels. The collection correspondence, manuscripts, earning statements, and newspaper clippings.
 
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Sally Miller Gearhart papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Sally Miller Gearhart (April 15, 1931- ) is a scholar of speech, communication, and drama; a civil rights activist; and a writer of novels, short stories, and essays that deal with lesbianism, feminist rhetoric, homosexuality and religion, and gay rights. The collection includes correspondence, academic works, literary works, reviews of literary work, biographical information, photographs, audio/visual material, work by Jane Gurko, and artifacts.
 
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Molly Gloss papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection comprises the papers of American author Molly Gloss, including notes, planning documents, research materials, and drafts of novels, short stories, book reviews, and essays written between 1979 and 2003. The collection includes examples of her work in several genres, including young adult fantasy literature, Outside the Gates (1986); western fiction, The Jump-Off Creek (1989); adventure fiction, Wild Life: A Novel (2000); and science fiction, The Dazzle of Day, “Interlocking Pieces” and “Lambing Season”.
 
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Mary Gorman papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Mary Gorman (Palmtag) (1908 - ) wrote romance and confession stories. The collection consists of manuscripts, published stories, and professional correspondence.
 
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Zane Grey papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The collection contains four original hand-written manuscripts by western author Zane Grey. It also contains three published stories. The stories in the collection are particular to the Rogue River in Oregon.
 
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Myron Griffin papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Myron Griffin was an author who published stories in US magazines and who was a graduate of the University of Oregon. The collection contains drafts and revisions of manuscripts, notes, story ideas, photographs, and professional correspondence.
 
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Grover Cleveland (Bill) Gulick papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Grover Cleveland "Bill" Gulick was a prolific writer of western stories and novels. The collection consists of published and unpublished manuscripts, short stories, books, correspondence, Western Writers Association files, periodicals, tearsheets, and photographs.
 
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Berta and Elmer Hader papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collections comprises papers of American children's book authors and illustrators Berta and Elmer Hader, including manuscripts and original illustrations for books (including The Big Snow), 1927-1958, original Christmas cards designed by the Haders to send to their friends, miscellaneous artwork, correspondence, 1906-1947, family papers, and reviews.
 
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Henry E. Haefner papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Henry E. Haefner was a forester. The collection contains a copy of his recollections of working in Oregon as a forester from 1908 to 1953, including sixteen years in the Siskiyou National Forest.
 
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Aubrey L. Haines Papers

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Aubrey L. Haines Papers include the major notes and indices he created while researching and writing on Yellowstone National Park and other topics; correspondence pertaining to research, service, and career matters; maps of Yellowstone National Park, the Oregon Trail and other locations; original handwritten and typed manuscripts of published and unpublished works; diaries and field notes documenting Haine's employment with the National Park Service. The subjects of research interest include; Yellowstone National Park; the Oregon Trail, Mount Ranier and mountaineering, history of Montana, the Nez Perce Indians and the battle of the Big Hole.
 
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Carl Hall papers

Repository:Willamette University Archives and Special Collections
Summary:The Carl Hall papers document the art and teaching careers of Carl Hall from 1940-2008. This collection includes World War II correspondence between Hall and his wife and family, as well as, sketches by Hall during his service in the Philippines and Okinawa, Japan. It also includes an extensive collection of Hall's drafts and published manuscripts, essays, and articles concerning art and life philosophy.
 
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Rosalys Haskell Hall papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Rosalys Haskell Hall was born in New York on March 27, 1914. She has been book editor for David McKay Co., and a writer of books for children. The collection includes manuscripts, reviews and correspondence that reflect Hall's work.
 
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Ralph Lowell Hancock papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ralph Lowell Hancock was an author, a reporter and foreign correspondent who became an expert on Latin America and served as a senior analyst on the Board of Economic Warfare during WWII. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, project files, research material, photographs, scrapbooks, and publications.
 
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Irene Forsythe Hanson papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Irene Forsythe Hanson (1898-1976) was a Christian missionary in Tsingtao (Qingdao) and the countryside of China from 1926 to 1951. The collection includes correspondence, publications, newspaper clippings and a diary that reflect her work as a missionary.
 
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Henry M. Hanzen papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Henry M. Hanzen (1879-1967) was a newspaper reporter, attorney, and Oregon political manager. The collection (1917-1960) contains a manuscript chronicling the political history of Oregon from 1900-1960, titled "Power," campaign files of Oregon politicians, Oregon State Budget Director correspondence, Press Publishing Co., and Willamette Publishing Co. files, personal correspondence, legal files and scrapbooks.
 
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Quail Hawkins papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Quail Hawkins (1905-2002) was a writer of children's books. The collection includes published works, book length manuscripts as well as short stories, musicals, articles and poetry. The collection also includes clippings and correspondence that reflects her work.
 
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Barbara M. Hayes biography of John David Hayes

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Barbara Hayes was the wife John David Hayes, who was a Presbyterian missionary in Peking, China, from 1917 to 1943. The collection (1973) contains a manuscript of a biography of John David Hayes, by Barbara Hayes.
 
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Joseph Taylor Hazard papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Manuscript of a book "Pacific Rim Adventure" and an unpublished book by Hazard and a letter
 
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C. Peter Helck papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Clarence Peter Helck (1893-1988) was a writer and illustrator who became most known for his automobile and racecar illustrations. The collection contains manuscripts, correspondence, and research files mainly concerning two books, "The Checkered Flag" and "Great Auto Races," and five framed car racing prints.
 
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Vera Henry papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Vera Henry (1909 - ) is a writer of short stories, including confession stories, and was represented by the Lenniger Literary Agency. The collection (1949-1967) contains manuscripts of twenty-two short stories, and correspondence with Edith Margolis of the Lenniger Literary Agency.
 
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Alice Tisdale Hobart papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Alice Tisdale Hobart was a writer who wrote about her life in China; her most successful book is Oil for the lamps of China. The Alice Tisdale Hobart papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts, galley proofs, source materials, reviews, publicity materials, and copies of all books written by Alice Tisdale Hobart.
 
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Emily Hatfield Hobart papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Emily Hatfield Hobart was an Christian missionary to China. The collection includes her outgoing correspondence, as well as a few letters exchanged among Rev. Hobart, Mrs. Hobart's mother, and Mrs. Hobart's four children. The collection also includes a short typewritten account of Elizabeth Hobart's experiences with a group of British and American prisoners-of-war during six months of internment in China by the invading Japanese Army in 1943. Of particular note in Mrs. Hobart's correspondence are the descriptions of Mrs. Hobart's many pregnancies, the evolution of her daily routine of childcare and home-schooling, and her attitudes toward Chinese men and women. Also remarkable are letters which document the political conflict in China, including an unfinished letter written moments before her death.
 
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Rolla Hoffman papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Rolla Edwards Hoffman (1887-1974) was a medical missionary in Iran in Tehran and Meshed (Masshad) from 1916-1947. The collection includes correspondence, reports, manuscripts and tear sheets that reflect his work as a medical missionary.
 
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Inez Hogan papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Inez Hogan (1895-1973) was an educator, author, lecturer, and illustrator of books for children. Hogan is most noted for her animal stories, including a series about animal twins, and her "Nicodemus" series about a young African American boy and his family and friends. The collections consists of forty years of correspondence, literary manuscripts, illustrations, research materials, one scrapbook, photographs, publicity materials, and biographical information.
 
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Ray Hogan papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ray Hogan (1908- ) is an author specializing in western fiction. The collection consists of correspondence and manuscripts for many of Hogan's novels and stories.
 
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Nils Hogner papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Nils Hogner (1893-1969) was a muralist and book illustrator who specialized in the illustration of nature books. The collection contains correspondence, original illustrations, manuscripts by Hogner and Dorothy Childs Hogner and others.
 
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Stewart Hall Holbrook papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Correspondence, writings, diary, research material, speeches, notes, publications, ephemera, clippings, maps, film, and audiotape of an American author of popular history and painter
 
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Donald R. Holm papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Don Holmald (d. 2002) was a staff writer for The Oregonian and author of novels, novelettes, company histories, short stories, and articles. The collection includes manuscripts, correspondence, published material, newspaper material, and memorabilia.
 
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Llewellyn (Lew) P. Holmes papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Llewellyn (Lew) P. Holmes (1895-1988) was a pulp and western writer who wrote under his own name and the pseudonyms Matt Stuart, Dave Hardin and Perry Westwood. The collection contains correspondence, published works, page proofs, and books.
 
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Frank Holwerda papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Frank Holwerda (1908 - ) worked in various jobs before he became a published writer of short stories, and was represented by the Lenniger Literary Agency. The collection (1952-1967) contains manuscripts of short stories, correspondence with publishers and agents, and includes letters of grievance.
 
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Elizabeth Howard literary manuscripts

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Elizabeth Howard Mizner (1907-1992) was a children's book author. This collection contains manuscripts of her historical novels for young people.
 
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Howe family papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Howe family is comprised of Henry Clay Howe (1832-1889) and his wife Letitia, their son Herbert C. Howe (1872-1940) and daughter Lillian Howe. The collection contains diaries, correspondence, photographs, and genealogical papers of the Howe family, manuscripts by Herbert C. Howe, and a ledger of the Oswego Canal Company of NY.
 
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Vance Hoyt papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Vance J. Hoyt (1889-1967) was a physician, naturalist, and a writer. The collection (1913-1965) contains manuscripts of radio, and motion picture scripts, and articles, correspondence, copies of published works, scrapbooks, and photographs.
 
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Leo Huberman papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Leo Huberman (1903-1968) was a prolific writer on labor and Marxist isues who also taught labor and economic history, and founded the PM newspaper and Monthly Review magazine. The collection contains manuscripts, professional and personal papers, court case information and publications.
 
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Bertram Huffman papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Bertram Wilson Huffman (1870-1953) of Summerville, Union County, Oregon, who worked for railroads and drove horses, became a celebrated writer and poet in Oregon. The collection (1889-1945) contains manuscripts of poems, articles, and essays, photographs, clippings of published pieces, and correspondence.
 
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Rodney "Rod" Hughes manuscripts

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Rodney "Rod" Hughes was an author and a graduate of the University of Oregon who later lived with his wife Ellie for some time in Puerto Rico. The collection (1973) contains draft manuscript material and notes.
 
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Richard Hugo papers and other materials

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Poet, teacher, critic in Seattle, Washington, and Missoula, Montana
 
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Alexander Hull papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Alexander Hull (1887-1953) was an Oregon author, composer, and baritone. The papers include manuscript and published short stories, novels, and an account book of literary earnings.
 
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Harriet E. Huntington papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Harriet E. Huntington (1909-1985) was a photographer and author of children's books. The collection includes manuscripts, correspondence, reviews, photographs, biographical materials and family scrapbooks that reflect Huntington's career as an author.
 
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Leo Anthony Isaac papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Leo Isaac (1892-1970) was a forester in the Pacific Northwest. The papers include diaries, correspondence, and publications.
 
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James Ivory papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:James Francis Ivory (1928-) is an American director best known for the films he made as part of Merchant Ivory Productions, the production company he formed with his longtime collaborators producer Ismail Merchant and screenwriter Ruth Prawer Jhabvala. The James Ivory Papers comprise his personal and professional papers, and include material relating to Ivory's feature films, television programs and commercials, Merchant Ivory Productions materials (including papers of Ismail Merchant and Ruth Prawer Jhabvala), and Ivory's published and unpublished writings, including literary and artistic work done while Ivory was a college student at the University of Oregon. The collection includes correspondence, screenplays, treatments, storyboards, production notes, promotional material, legal and financial notes, articles, reviews, sketchbooks, notebooks and photographs.
 
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Jean Jackson papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Jean Jackson was an author of confession stories. The collection contains manuscripts and tear sheets for short stories, articles, and speeches, and correspondence, including correspondence with Edith Margolis of Lenniger Literary Agency, 1953-1967.
 
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Dean Southern Jennings papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Dean Jennings (1920-1969) was a newspaper reporter, freelance writer, columnist and regional representative and/or director for multiple government agencies, mostly having to do with film or press. The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, writer's society information, Office of War Information material, and biographical material.
 
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Dorothy Grunbock Johnston papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Dorothy Grunbock Johnston, an American author of books and articles for children and young adults, wrote primarily for the Christian press, especially Moody Press and Scripture Press, and contributed to various Sunday school magazines. Collection comprises correspondence to and from Christian children's writer Dorothy Grunbock Johnston, along with manuscripts and published versions of her works.
 
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Harold Jones papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Harold Jones (1937-1958) was an author and illustrator. The papers include book dummies, original illustrations, and 29 letters from Walter De La Mare concerning This Year: Next Year (London, (1937) by De La Mare and Jones.
 
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Alvin M. Josephy papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Alvin Josephy, Jr (May 18, 1915-October 16, 2005) was a historian and author on the American West, especially American Indian life, culture, and the development of American Indian Policy, a journalist and editor, and was the founding chairman of the board of trustees of the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian. The collection contains Josephy's literary manuscripts, professional correspondence, personal papers and correspondence, material related to Josephy's work with American Heritage Publishing Company, and also publications, correspondence, minutes and other material pertaining to Indigenous peoples and organizations, and the development of American Indian policy.
 
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Kathrine Beck papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Kathrine Beck, a novelist who writes under the name K. K. Beck, researched and wrote a biography of Opal Whiteley titled, Opal: A Life of Enchantment, Mystery, and Madness (2003). The collection (1911-2002) contains research files, correspondence, manuscripts, and interviews gathered or produced during the writing of the Opal Whiteley biography.
 
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Ruth Epperson Kennell papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ruth Epperson Kennell (1889-1977) was an author who has a long and varied career, which included many years spent in the Soviet Union. The collection includes book manuscripts, short stories, screenplays, magazine articles, and general correspondence. Kennell was secretary to Theodore Dreiser.
 
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Ken Kesey papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ken Kesey was an internationally renowned Oregonian novelist, essayist, and counterculture figure most famous for his book One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, and his psychedelic cross-country bus tour immortalized in Tom Wolfe's Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test. His collection contains correspondence, manuscripts and publications, personal journals and artwork, event and tour material, press clippings, personal memorabilia, and creative works by members of his artistic circle, the Merry Pranksters.
 
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Damon Knight papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Damon Francis Knight (1922-2002) was a well-known editor, author, and critic in the field of science fiction. He was instrumental in establishing the Milford writers’ conference and the Clarion writers’ workshops. His book on creative writing, first published in 1981 is still in print. But, he also wrote puns, poems, television and radio scripts, western and detective fiction, biographical and autobiographical works, and an analysis of the artwork of Hieronymus Bosch. The collection contains personal and business correspondence, manuscripts, documents, photos and memorabilia dating from Damon Knight’s grandparents’ era, the Spanish American war, to his death in 2002.
 
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Paul Knight papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Paul Knight was a staff assistant and member of the Resource Program Staff which was responsible to the secretary of the Department of the Interior, Stewart Udall. The collection (1961-1967) contains the working files of Knight from when he served as assistant to Secretary of the Interior and includes source research, subject files on environmental, conservation, water, and pesticide issues, memoranda, briefs, reports, interdepartmental correspondence and letters to citizens on behalf of the President or Secretary, and a manuscript by Knight.
 
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Jacob Korg papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Manuscripts of "Language in Modern Literature : Innovation and Experiment," "Browning and Italy," "Ritual and Experiment in Modern Poetry," and "Dylan Thomas: Updated Edition, " among others as well as general correspondence with literary colleagues of a Professor Emeritus of English
 
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Margaret Powell Kraenzel Manuscripts

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Margaret Powell Kraenzel manuscripts consist of original manuscript drafts of essays, articles, and a book. The manuscripts pertain to Montana, travel and description of Iran and its people, and Kraenzel’s own childhood.
 
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John K. Lagemann papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:John Kord Lagemann (1910-1969) was a journalist who owned and operated a newspaper in Quincy, Illinois, and later worked for CBS television and Newsweek magazine. The collection consists of professional correspondence, manuscripts, notes, articles, tearsheets, audio interviews, photographs, a film interview, diaries and publications.
 
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Jacquin "Jack" L. Lait papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Jacquin "Jack" Lait was a newspaper reporter and theater critic for the Chicago Herald, and also a writer of short stories, plays, and novels. The collection contains literary manuscripts, illustrations, correspondence, and memorabilia.
 
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Ben Hur Lampman papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ben Hur Lampman (1886-1954) worked as a compositor, printer, and editor in North Dakota, then as editor and publisher of the Gold Hill News in Gold Hill, Oregon (1912-1916). From 1916, he was an editorial writer for the Portland Oregonian and also wrote stories and essays for a variety of periodicals. He was designated Poet Laureate of Oregon in 1951. The collection contains manuscripts for books, poems, editorials, essays, correspondence with magazine editors, speeches, printed material, biographical material, photographs, and scrapbooks, 1912-1954.
 
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Evelyn Sibley Lampman papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Evelyn Sibley Lampman (1907-1980) was an Oregon writer of books for children and young adults. The Evelyn Sibley Lampman Papers consist of manuscripts, galley proofs, illustrations, short story manuscripts, radio manuscripts, plays, correspondence, and photographs.
 
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Fanny Heaslip Lea papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Fanny Heaslip Lea (1883-1955) was a journalist and author of short stories, novels, plays, and poetry. The collection contains manuscripts, correspondence, and memorabilia, 1912-1955.
 
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Margaret Carver Leighton papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Margaret Carver Leighton (1896-1987) was an author of books for children. The collection includes manuscripts, galley proofs, and correspondence for fifteen books relating to Leighton's interest in historical personages and incidents, as well as her own children.
 
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Charles Henry Lerrigo papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Charles Henry Lerrigo (1875-1955) was a doctor and writer who practiced medicine in Topeka, Kansas, commanded an ambulance company in France during WWI, and wrote novels, health articles and columns, and served on many medical boards. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, published work, diaries, publication records, scrapbooks, and memorabilia.
 
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Frank B. Linderman Memorial Collection

Repository:University of Montana, Mansfield Library, Archives and Special Collections
Summary:This collection represents the productive and collective efforts of Frank Linderman and his many careers as writer, politician, assayer, and Native American ally and ethnographer. The correspondence and photographs are especially extensive and represent his many important and significant friends and acquaintances.
 
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Robert Littell papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Robert Littell (1896-1963) was a writer, editor and drama critic for major US magazines and newspapers. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, articles, books, and scrapbooks.
 
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Eleanore Holliday Llewellyn papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Eleanore Holliday Llewellyn (November 10, 1893- ) was a missionary for the Presbyterian Church in India. The collection primarily contains the typed manuscript of her Christian novel, My Tears in Thy Bottle, about two Indian men whose lives cross during the creation of the new Republic of Pakistan in 1947. Also included is a short biography of Llewellyn's husband, Frank Llewellyn.
 
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Blanche Lofton papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Blanche Lofton (1885-1971) was an Oregon poet and author. The collection consists of manuscripts of Lofton's poetry and prose, correspondence, scrapbooks, and miscellaneous papers.
 
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Noel Loomis papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Noel Loomis (1905-1969) was an American author and teacher who specialized in Western and adventure novels and scripts, including writing for the TV series', Bonanza and Have Gun Will Travel. The collection (1929-1969) contains manuscripts, correspondence, illustrations and original paintings, lecture recordings, writer's club files, and also writings and correspondence by Dorothy Loomis.
 
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Fred Ludekens papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Fred Ludekens was book, and magazine illustrator, who was also a member of the founding faculty of the Famous Artists School (FAS). The collection (1932-1973) contains correspondence, Ludeken's FAS lesson packet, a manuscript regarding FAS, and numerous illustrations.
 
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Lee Lynch papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lee Lynch (1945- ) is an award winning writer of lesbian fiction and non-fiction. The collection contains manuscripts, correspondence, calendars and journals, files cards, video, and research files.
 
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Nick Lyons Ephemera Collection

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Nick Lyons Ephemera Collection includes the corporate history of the firm represented by the by-laws, assorted minutes, contracts and agreements with authors, business plans, financial papers and investors and publisher agreements. Original editorial manuscripts of books published by Lyons Press and bound advance uncorrected proofs and galley prints, a full set of autographed catalogs, promotional materials and company memos are included. Also received were over 320 subject files for prominent authors and artists. In addition, the collection includes: numerous original rough drafts, with notes and handwritten editorial notations, of articles and columns written by Nick Lyons. Also contained in the collection are original art works, photographs, and personal memorabilia.
 
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Nick Lyons Ephemera Collection Addendum

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Nick Lyons collection includes the corporate documents of Nick Lyons Books, Lyons and Burford, and Lyons Press in the form of legal documents, correspondence, contracts, and proposals. Original editorial manuscripts and galleys of books published by Lyons Press are included as well as assorted Lyons catalogs. In addition, this collection includes original rough drafts, with notes and hand written editorial notations, of books, articles, and columns written by Nick Lyons for publications including Fly Fisherman Magazine, Field and Stream, and the New York Times. Also contained in the collection are ephemera, photographs, and artwork.
 
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Ruth MacLeod papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ruth Macleod was an author who wrote romance and true confession stories. The collection contains correspondence, manuscript material, research files, tearsheets, and Authors Guild bulletins.
 
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Norma Bicknell and Robert Stuart Mansfield papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Norma Bicknell (1906-1965) and Robert Mansfield (1906- ) met and married in 1925 while students at the University of Michigan; as undergraduates, both studied creative writing. The collection includes many manuscripts, correspondence and miscellaneous material.
 
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Laurie J. Marks papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Laurie J. Marks is a published author of science fiction and fantasy novels, including the Elemental Logic series, and is a professor at University of Massachusetts, Boston. The collection (1983-1993) contains literary manuscripts, publisher correspondence, notes, and copies of published books.
 
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Jacland Marmur papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Jacland Marmur (1901-1970) was an author best known for his Navy related stories. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, notes, photographs, tearsheets, index cards, books, pulps, articles, photographs, drawings, memorabilia, and reviews.
 
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Mel Marshall papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Melvin D. Marshall (1911- ) was a prolific writer of western fiction and non-fiction. The collection consists primarily of manuscripts of Marshall's novels, non-fiction, and short stories.
 
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Arthur Martin papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Arthur J. Martin (1850-1937) was a publisher's representative in Portland, Oregon, who also wrote novels and short stories that were often anti-Catholic in subject. The collection (1920-1930) contains manuscripts and issues of the Ku Klux Klan periodical, The Oregon Patriot.
 
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Lillie M. Martin manuscripts

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lillie M. Martin wrote short stories. Collection contains manuscripts of short stories written between 1930 and 1950.
 
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Arthur and Mary Frank Mason papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Mason, Arthur (1876-1955) and Mary Frank (1888-1966) were children's book authors. The collection includes holograph manuscripts of novels and short stories, correspondence with agents and friends, contracts, reviews, diaries, and photographs that reflect their work as authors.
 
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May Charles Paul papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Charles Paul May (November 23, 1920-) is known for his youth books. The collection contains manuscripts, correspondence, research, and published books relating to his work.
 
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Virginia Nielsen McCall papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Virginia Nielsen McCall (1909-2000) was an author of romantic and confession stories, self-help articles and books, juvenile literature, and sometimes wrote under the pseudonym Virginia Nielsen. The collection (1935-1965) contains literary manuscripts, correspondence, tearsheets, books, reviews, publicity, clippings, and periodicals.
 
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Wallace McCamant papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Wallace McCamant came to Oregon in 1890 and practiced law. Later, he was appointed to the Oregon Supreme Court in 1916, but resigned in 1918, and resumed private law practice. He was a delegate to the Republican National Convention in 1920, and nominated Calvin Coolidge for the vice-presidency. In 1925, Coolidge nominated him to the Circuit Court of Appeals, a nomination that failed confirmation because of opposition by Senator Hiram Johnson. The collection includes correspondence relating to McCamant’s support of Coolidge and opposition to Johnson, as well as papers regarding his service in the Civil War.
 
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Frederic C. McConnell papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Frederic C. McConnell (1890-1968) worked as stage director of the Cleveland Play House, was founder and director of the Chautauqua Repertory Theater, and a charter member and officer of the National Theater Conference. The collection (1912-1968) contains correspondence, diaries, manuscripts, Cleveland Play House and Laguna Play House records, Katherine Wick Kelly papers, and stage material and productions.
 
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Dudley Dean McGaughey papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Dudley Dean McGaughy (1906-1986), a prolific writer of pulp westerns who published over 100 books during his lifetime, was represented by the Lenniger Literary Agency. Collection includes manuscripts and correspondence.
 
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Eloise and William McGraw papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The McGraw Papers reflect the writing careers of Eloise and William McGraw and include correspondence, literary manuscripts, and book reviews. Three of Eloise's books were Newberry Honor Books. William was a journalist and an award-winning novelist.
 
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Isabel Couper McLelland papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Isabel Couper McLelland was born in Scotland and moved to Portland, Oregon with her parents. She was educated at the University of Oregon and taught in Portland, Oregon. The papers include manuscripts of 4 books for juveniles and correspondence with Henry Holt & Co.; as well as a typed copy of an epistolary diary kept by the author on her trip around the world in 1956.
 
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Faith McNulty manuscripts

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Faith McNulty (1918-2005) was a journalist and a writer of non-fiction and children's books. The collection (1962-1963) contains manuscripts of the book Wholly Cats and her story, "Collision in the City," written for the New Yorker in 1963.
 
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Walter Meacham papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Walter E. Meacham (1879-1951) was a historian and Oregon Trail enthusiast. The Meacham papers consist of correspondence, manuscripts, research notes, and a variety of materials associated with the Old Oregon Trail Association and Meacham's promotional activities.
 
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Milton Meltzer papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Milton Meltzer (1915-2009) worked in public relations, was a professor, an editor, and an author of Jewish, African-American, and American history as well as children's and young adult books. The collection contains literary manuscripts, correspondence, photographs, and published volumes.
 
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Ken Metzler papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ken Metzler was a Professor of Journalism at the University of Oregon and published a book about UO acting President Charles E. Johnson, titled Confrontation: The Destruction of a College President in 1973. The collection contains Metzler's working and research files for that book including correspondence by and about Charles E. Johnson, clippings, publications, notes, and manuscripts.
 
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Bailey Millard papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Bailey Millard (1859-1941) was a printer, journalist and publisher who published works by upcoming authors like Jack London and Joaquin Miller. The collection includes correspondence, an autobiography, a biography of Edwin Markham, two albums of Oregon life in the 1880s-1890s, and eight images of literary figures including Jack London, Frank Norris, Edwin Markham, David Graham Phillips, and Robert Louis Stevenson.
 
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Casey Miller and Kate Swift papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Casey Geddes Miller and Kate Swift were writers focused on nonsexist-language. Their personal papers as well as their joint professional work on gender, language, and communication include correspondence, business records, manuscripts, subject files, and photographs.
 
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John J. Miller papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:John J. Miller (1930 - ) is a writer of novels and confession stories that often contained settings and characters in the medical profession; he was represented by the Lenniger Literary Agency. The collection (1961-1965) contains manuscripts, and correspondence with the Lenniger Literary Agency.
 
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Max Miller papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Max Miller, (1899-1967) a Navy officer who served in WWII and Korea, was a prolific writer, authoring twenty-eight books. The collection contains professional and personal correspondence, manuscripts, play and radio scripts, material on Ernie Pyle, photographs, publicity, notebooks, scrapbooks, and research on Max Miller by Margaret Ripley Miller.
 
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Abbot Low Mills, Jr. manuscript

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Abbot Low Mills Jr. (1898-1986) became vice-president of the First National Bank of Portland and of U. S. National Bank, Portland, and also served on the Federal Reserve Board of Governors from 1952 until 1965. The collection contains a manuscript by Mills Jr. titled, "Banks and Banking."
 
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Henry Misselwitz papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Henry Misselwitz (1900 - ?) became a reporter and foreign correspondent, was the author of three books on his experiences in the Far East, and promoted the establishment of a foreign service training center for U.S. diplomats. The collection contains correspondence regarding the proposed Academy of Foreign Service, book manuscripts, radio scripts, newspaper columns and articles, two journals Misselwitz kept while travelling in China, and a general merchandise account book belonging to a Mrs. Carolyn Converse Misselwitz.
 
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Dwight E. Mitchell papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Dwight E. Mitchell (1898-1988) was a teacher, journalist, and writer who investigated and wrote about education and teaching. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, notebooks and diaries, college and university teaching materials, tearsheets, interviews and biographical files, and books.
 
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Glenn E. Mitchell papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Glenn E. Mitchell (1888-1958) was game manager for the U. S. Forest Service, in Portland, Oregon. The collection (1940-1955) contains addresses, and manuscripts of articles on game management, as well as minutes of the Big Game Committee, and the Multnomah Anglers and Hunters Club.
 
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Dee Molenaar papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Papers of Mountaineer Dee Molenaar, an artist, mapmaker and author
 
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Rosalie Moore papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Rosalie Moore Papers contain correspondence, manuscripts, tearsheets, and published versions of literary work. The correspondence includes personal correspondence, as well as and professional correspondence with various publishers. In addition to poetry, Moore's forte, the manuscripts contain plays and children's stories written in collaboration with Moore's husband, Bill Brown. The collection also includes published versions of Moore's work.
 
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Walter Nelson Morey papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Walt Morey (1907-1992), award-winning author of Gentle Ben, Year of the Black Pony, and numerous other juvenile and adult books set in the Pacific Northwest, was determined to become a writer despite a youthful lack of interest in school. Morey slowly mastered his craft by writing short stories for pulp magazines, drawing on his varied life experiences. After the pulp magazine market dried up, Morey’s wife Rosalind convinced him to try children’s fiction; his first attempt yielded the classic Gentle Ben. Spurred by the book’s critical and financial success, Morey went on to write over fourteen more novels and non-fiction books. The Walt Morey collection consists largely of fiction manuscripts and correspondence. Biographical material, non-fiction manuscripts, magazines, scrapbooks, children’s art work and other personal materials are also included. This inventory represents an incorporation of all the material received between 1967 and 1993.
 
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Dorothy Morrison literary manuscripts

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Dorothy Morrison was an educator and writer. The collection includes manuscripts for two pieces, The Eagle and the Fort and Ladies Were Not Expected.
 
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Edith Wherry Muckleston papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Edith Wherry Muckleston (1876-1961) was an author who spent her childhood in Peking, China with her missionary parents. The collection consists of personal and professional correspondence, manuscripts, photographs and Chinese manuscripts and artifacts.
 
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Thae Murdock family papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Thae Murdock compiled this collection of family history telling the story of her pioneer ancestors, the McCully and Hendershott families, and the Reitzel branch, through genealogical research, family documents, newspaper clippings, and photographs. Papers relating to her parents, Gail Berg Reitzel and Raymond J. Reitzel, who met in Siberia while in service to the YMCA International Committee among prisoners of war, consist of correspondence, journals, reports, and photographs from prisoner of war camps in Hungary, on the Russian Front, and Siberia during World War I and the Russian Revolution, their marriage in Siberia in 1919, as well as Raymond’s career in medicine. The Reitzels documented their personal stories and family life in two memoirs, also contained in this collection.
 
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Paul S. Nathan production reports

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Paul S. Nathan, writer of the "Rights and Permissions" column in Publishers Weekly, was employed by Paramount Pictures, 1937-1948, to view and report on all new plays in New York and vicinity, concerning story material, actors, designers, and other details of possible motion picture value. Collection consists of Nathan's reports (including plot summaries, critical review, comments, and notes concerning Paramount Pictures), correspondence, an unpublished manuscript, fan letters, and publicity items.
 
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Tonie Nathan papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Theodora “Tonie” Nathalia Nathan is a journalist, business owner, an influential member of the Libertarian Party, and in 1972, became the first woman, and first Jewish-American in history to be awarded a vote in the Electorial College when she ran as Vice-President on the Libertarian ticket. The collection (1930-2011) contains Nathan's political campaign material, manuscripts, and personal papers, as well as material from the National Libertarian Party and local affiliates and groups, including publications, correspondence, meeting minutes, and campaign material.
 
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James and Hannah Lloyd Neall papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:James Neall (1820-1903) was a pioneer, merchant, and entrepreneur from Philadelphia who established claims and businesses in Oregon and California. His wife, Hannah Lloyd Neall (1817-1912) was a cultural enthusiast and suffragist who wrote for numerous early California publications. The collection consists of reminiscences, correspondence, miscellaneous papers, bound volumes and a painted tin box.
 
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Frederick Nebel papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Frederick Nebel (1903-1967) was a mystery writers contributing to the pulp magazines of the 1920s, and a principal writer for Black Mask. The collection consists of manuscripts of Nebel's novels and short stories, correspondence, published works, and miscellaneous papers.
 
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Joseph Henry Neebe papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Joseph Henry Neebe (1888-1970) was an advertising executive, playwright, and Broadway producer. The collection (1920-1970) contains correspondence, manuscripts, contracts, business files from various media projects, advertising and theatre production files, and photographs.
 
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Lee Nelson papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lee Nelson (1927-1994) was an American pioneer in historic and architectural preservation. The Lee Nelson Papers consist of professional correspondence, architectural drawings, published reports, pamphlets, articles, catalogs, manuscripts, photographs, and slides. The bulk of the material was generated during Nelson's career at the National Park Service, and includes material related to his activities in helping to preserve Independence Hall in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and other historic buildings, including the White House. This finding aid is a preliminary list of the contents of the Lee Nelson Papers.
 
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Richard Neuberger papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Richard Lewis Neuberger (1912-1960), an Oregon native, was a U.S. Senator (D-OR) from 1954 to 1960. The Richard Neuberger collection consists of correspondence, legislation, published articles, and newspaper articles which pertain to the literary and political career of Richard Lewis Neuberger.
 
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Dwight Bennett Newton papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection comprises papers of American author of western fiction Dwight Newton, including correspondence with other writers, the August Lenniger Literary Agency, and Book Creations, Inc.; literary manuscripts (including short stories and teleplays); and 57 vols. of Newton's books.
 
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Lenore Glen Offord papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lenore Glen Offord was a mystery and true crime writer, and a mystery book critic for the San Francisco Chronicle for thirty years. The collection includes correspondence with the Chronicle, and also research and unpublished manuscripts on the Cordelia Botkin murder case of 1898.
 
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Jack Olsen papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Jack Olsen was an American author and journalist who wrote thirty-one books and is said to have set the standard for the crime writing genre. The collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, manuscript drafts and notes, source materials, reviews, and audiotapes from the early 1950s through the 1960s. The monograph series contains manuscript drafts and completed manuscripts for three of Jack Olsen's books: Black is Best, The Climb Up to Hell, and I'll Take Baseball. It also includes materials related to Over the Fence Is Out, a humorous book about his childhood that he published under the pseudonym Jonathan Rhoades, and works related to two unpublished novels. Most of the articles were written while Olsen was a staff member of Sports Illustrated.
 
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Theodore V. Olsen papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Theodore Victor Olsen was a well-known writer of western novels and stories, and other works inspired by American history. A native of Wisconsin, he was born in the town of Rheinlander in 1932 and died there in 1993. This collection contains many examples of his writing, from throughout his career, in draft and proof forms. Also included are many business-related correspondence.
 
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Oregon Voice records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The University of Oregon student publication Oregon Voice was founded in 1989 and re-established in 2001. The collection contains publication issues, articles, poetry, and cartoon submissions, correspondence, mock-ups, photographs, and staff information, 1989-1999.
 
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J. K. Osborne papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Correspondence, manuscripts, interviews, clippings, family papers, and other papers of J. K. Osborne, a poet based in Seattle, Washington
 
Collection Title:

Margaret Parton papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Margaret Parton (1915-1981) was a journalist, critic, and author. She was educated at the Lincoln School of Teachers in New York City and at Swarthmore College. The collection comprises materials that deal extensively with the personal and professional life of Parton and her family at home and abroad throughout the 20th century.
 
Collection Title:

Charles C. Patch papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Charles C. Patch was an author of short stories, articles, jingles, poems, and books, including a historical article about the cowboy George Fletcher, titled "Negro Cowboy."
 
Collection Title:

Lowell Patton papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lowell Patton (1893-1961) became an organist, working in the Chautauqua and Lyceum circuits in the 1920s, and was organist of the First Methodist Church, Portland, Oregon. He was organist of the First Presbyterian Church, Hempstead, New York from 1932-1957. The collection contains published and manuscript music, biographical material, and photographs.
 
Collection Title:

Joseph Stanley Pennell papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Joseph S. Pennell (1903-1963), novelist and short story writer, is most known for his book on the Civil War, The History of Rome Hanks and Kindred Matters, where he "depicted the lives of ordinary soldiers with gripping realism." The collection consists of correspondence, diaries, literary manuscript material, an autobiography, idea notebook, published newspaper pieces, photographs, and the personal correspondence, diary and manuscripts of Elizabeth (nee Horton) Pennell.
 
Collection Title:

Lawrence Perry papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lawrence Perry (1874-1954) was a sports reporter and drama critic for several newspapers, and for the North American Newspaper Alliance, and he also became an author of novels, plays, articles, short stories, and poems. The collection (1907-1961) contains manuscripts of novels, plays, short stories, and poems, correspondence, a scrapbook with letters, clippings and mementos, and a diary.
 
Collection Title:

Maud and Miska Petersham illustrations

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection comprises illustrations by artists Maud and Miska Petersham for children's books, including The American ABC, Off to Bed and When I Grow Up, as well as related galley proofs and mock-ups.
 
Collection Title:

Irving Petite papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Irving Petite (1920-2004) was a free-lance writer for the Seattle Times and an author who wrote stories regarding outdoor life and wildlife encounters from his cabin on Tiger Mountain, Washington, including the popular, "Mr. B," about a bear cub that adopted Petite. The collection contains manuscripts, clippings, and published books.
 
Collection Title:

Robert E. Pinkerton and Kathrene Pinkerton papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Robert E. Pinkerton (1882-1970) and Kathrene Pinkerton (1887-1967) were writers of both fiction and nonfiction, primarily writing in Canada. The collection includes correspondence, literary manuscripts, tear sheets, photo albums, books and Kathrene Pinkerton's diary.
 
Collection Title:

Henry C. Pitz papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Henry Clarence Pitz (1895-1976) is best known as the award-winning illustrator of over one hundred sixty books and dozens of magazine covers and articles. The Pitz Papers reflect the careers of Henry C. Pitz and cover a wide range of materials including correspondence and illustrations.
 
Collection Title:

Marian T. Place Papers

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Marian T. Place Papers comprise the rough drafts, gallery proofs, and book cover[s] relating to Place's work, as well as her alternate pen names Dale White and R. D. Whitinger. Also included minimal correspondence, clippings, and photographic images of awards.
 
Collection Title:

Ruth Gipson Plowhead papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ruth Gipson Plowhead (1877-1970) is known for authoring books for children and young people. The collection consists of manuscripts, books and short stories, minor correspondence, and original illustrations by Agnes Randall Moore
 
Collection Title:

Portland Youth Philharmonic (Portland Junior Symphony Orchestra) records

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:The Portland Youth Philharmonic (Portland Junior Symphony Orchestra) records consist of sound recordings of orchestral performances, concert reviews, and documents relating to the youth orchestra’s tours in the United States, Europe, and Japan, during the tenure of directors Jacques Gershkovitch (1924-1953) and Jacob Avshalomov (1954-1995). The Portland Junior Symphony, America’s first youth orchestra, was founded in 1924, and was renamed Portland Youth Philharmonic in 1978. The collection also contains the manuscript for the book The Concerts Reviewed: 65 Years of the Portland Youth Philharmonic, compiled by Jacob and Doris Avshalomov.
 
Collection Title:

Christine Price papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Christine Hilda Price (1928-1980) is known for her work as an illustrator and writer of children's books on art history, dance, and folklore. The collection includes illustrations and sketches, correspondence, published books, travel notes, and research materials.
 
Collection Title:

Edith Ballinger Price papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Edith Ballinger Price (1897-1997) was a noted author and illustrator of children's books. She was a frequent contributor to St. Nicholas and a founder of the Girl Scouts' Brownie program. The collection includes a range of materials related to her publications and is noted for the series of sketchbooks, 1902-1940s that document her evolution as an artist, and the complete set of illustrations for My Lady Lee.
 
Collection Title:

Datus C. Proper Papers

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Datus C. Proper Papers consist of journals, correspondence, family history documents, literary manuscript drafts, galley proofs, research notes, publisher correspondence, photographs and other memorabilia which document Proper's life as a student, United States Foreign Service officer, and outdoor writer. The subjects of Proper's writings encompass the full spectrum of fly fishing for trout, from stream side entomology to the ethics of catch and release angling. Hunting, particularly pheasant hunting and the training of dogs for the sport, is another subject heavily represented.
 
Collection Title:

Prose and Poetry Collection

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Collection created by the Oregon Historical Society containing essays, stories, poems, and other writings, mostly in manuscript and typescript form, and largely by Oregon authors.
 
Collection Title:

Pyke Family papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Pyke Family Papers comprise correspondence and Frederick Pyke's literary manuscripts and research materials.
 
Collection Title:

Jay Ellis Ransom papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Writings, correspondence and ephemera related to Jay Ellis Ransom's life and work.
 
Collection Title:

William J. Rapp papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:William Jourdan Rapp (1895-1942) was a free-lance writer, playwright, radio script writer, and producer. The collection contains correspondence, plays, advertising and article manuscripts, Harlem Renaissance research, biographical material, publications, photographs, and a WWI era scrapbook of a YMCA camp in Greece.
 
Collection Title:

Franklin M. Reck papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Franklin M. Reck (1896-1965) was an author of books for young boys. The collection includes correspondence, notebooks, and literary manuscripts for books, articles, short stories, early works, and presentations to the Ford Foundation.
 
Collection Title:

The Student Insurgent records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Student Insurgent is a democratically organized journalistic endeavor based at the University of Oregon in Eugene which provides a voice for under-represented students by maintaining a safe space in print and online for radical dissent, free expression and mutual encouragement. The collection includes correspondence, meeting minutes, bylaws, and subject files, Students for a Progressive agenda files, and submissions to the New Liberation News Services publication, 1991-1995.
 
Collection Title:

John W. Redington papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:John Watermelon Redington was an Indian War scout, newspaper editor, writer, publisher and humorist. The collection consists of manuscripts, scrapbooks, 19c newspapers, broadsides, photographs, and approximately 800 pieces of correspondence.
 
Collection Title:

Malcolm Reiss papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Malcolm Reiss (1905-1975) was an editor, author of stories and a book, China Boat Boy, and also an author's agent. The collection contains personal papers including correspondence, manuscripts, and published articles, and also business records of Fiction House including correspondence, contracts, and financial records.
 
Collection Title:

Dwight Fay Rettie papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Dwight Fay Rettie worked for and managed a variety of Federal government agencies from 1955 to 1986. The Papers contain documents pertaining to Rettie's work for various government agencies including the Department of Health and Human Services, National Park Service, and Bureau of Land Management. The materials include policy papers, subject files, meeting minutes, speeches, and correspondence. Also included are personal correspondence, writings, and publication materials.
 
Collection Title:

Marcus W. Robbins papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Marcus W. Robbins (1879-1936) was an attorney, Socialist, and free thinker, and was named bishop for the Diocese of Reno, Nevada by Bishop Frank H. Rice of the Liberal Church, Inc. The collection includes notebooks of Socialist and agnostic essays, manuscripts and published copies of Socialist pamphlets and broadsides authored by Robbins, issues of the circular Facts published by Robbins, articles, essays, and letters to the editor written by Robbins, photographs, and also correspondence concerning the business of Liberal Church, Inc.
 
Collection Title:

Cameron Rogers papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection is comprised primarily of the correspondence, writings, and photographs of Cameron Rogers, author, editor of World's Work, and editorial manager of W. R. Grace and Company, New York.
 
Collection Title:

Lawrence J. Roseman papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Unpublished manuscript of interviews with Lawrence J. Roseman
 
Collection Title:

Denise Royal papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Denise Royal (1935- ) was born in Sharon, Pennsylvania and was educated at the University of Pennsylvania. She did public relations work, and spent time as a free-lance writer. Most of the collection represents the research and writing of a young people's biography of J. Robert Oppenheimer, published by Saint Martin Press, 1969:
 
Collection Title:

Joanna Russ papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Joanna Russ (1937-2011) was a feminist, educator, author and literary critic. The collection includes correspondence, literary manuscripts, books, press clippings, and photographs.
 
Collection Title:

Queene B. Lister Ryan papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Queene B. Lister Ryan, of Portland, Oregon, wrote true confession stories, poetry, short stories for magazines and newspapers. The collection (1927-1956) contains manuscripts of poems, short stories, including confession stories, and correspondence.
 
Collection Title:

Sanford J. Greenburger Literary Agency records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Sanford J. Greenburger (1903-1971) became a literary agent and founded his own literary agency that specialized in representing European writers and publishers in the U.S. The collection contains author and publisher correspondence, manuscripts, personal files, and photographs.
 
Collection Title:

Santiam Academy student manuscripts

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Santiam Academy of Lebanon, Oregon, was built and run by the Methodist Church in the 1850s. The collection (1865-1869) contains manuscripts of periodicals created by students of the Academy.
 
Collection Title:

Margaret Scherf papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Margaret Scherf (1908-1979) wrote lighthearted mystery and detective stories. The collection includes literary manuscripts and correspondence with Isabelle Taylor.
 
Collection Title:

Frederick and Myra Scovel papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Dr. Frederick Gilman Scovel (born 1902) and his wife Myra Scovel (August 11, 1905- August 26, 1994) were missionaries overseas for the United Presbyterian Church for almost thirty years. The works in this collection are a collection of correspondence, diaries, manuscripts and other miscellaneous items that represent the Scovels’ missionary work and their time spent overseas.
 
Collection Title:

Lin J. Searles papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lin (Lynn) J. Searles (1914-1972) was a professional magician/proprietor of magic shops and writer of Western stories and television series'. The collection consists of his correspondence, manuscripts, tear sheets, and financial documents.
 
Collection Title:

Alvane Cary Seely papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Alvane Cary Seely, MD (1870-1959) was an eye, ear, nose and throat doctor in Roseburg, OR, beginning in 1905. The collection contains diaries, scrapbooks, and manuscripts.
 
Collection Title:

Millicent Ellis Selsam papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Millicent Selsam (1912- 1996) was a biologist and teacher who wrote natural science literature for children. This collection primarily contains manuscripts, illustrations, and other materials related to published works as well as various versions of paperbacks and correspondence.
 
Collection Title:

Sidney Shalett papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Sidney Shalett (1911-1965) was a freelance writer who also worked for the Chattanooga Times and the New York Times, and in 1947 became a Washington, D.C. correspondent for American Magazine. The collection contains manuscripts written by Shalett and with other collaborators, subject files, interviews with the Roosevelt family, correspondence, biographical material, photographs, and miscellaneous material.
 
Collection Title:

Wallace Smith papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Wallace Smith (1888-1937) was a newspaperman, novelist, and artist. The papers include Smith's manuscripts and published pieces, minor correspondence, drawings and illustrations, photographs, and miscellaneous documents.
 
Collection Title:

William Carlson Smith papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:William Carlson Smith was an educator and sociologist who was a major research contributor to a 1925 Survey of Race Relations. Collection contains manuscripts by Smith and by others, speeches, correspondence, course material, biographical and family files, and photographs.
 
Collection Title:

Charles H. Snow papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Charles H. Snow (1877-1967) became a prolific writer (over 465 works) of western stories, most of them published in England. The collection contains manuscripts, correspondence, published works, recordings, transcriptions and a photograph.
 
Collection Title:

Eugene E. Snyder papers

Repository:Oregon Historical Society, Davies Family Research Library
Summary:Papers of a writer and historian of Portland, Oregon, including research materials, drafts, and manuscripts of his books on Portland and Oregon history.
 
Collection Title:

Isobel Walker Soule papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Isobel Walker Soule (1820-1883) was a social worker, editor, and journalist active in the social causes of the 1930s. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, subject files including labor groups and committees, a scrapbook, George Soule correspondence and a manuscript, and an autobiography by James Blaine Walker.
 
Collection Title:

Dorothy Speare papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Dorothy Speare (1898-1951) was an opera singer turned author who wrote the novel Dancers in the Dark. The collection consists of Speare's manuscripts, correspondence, personal files, and school and college papers.
 
Collection Title:

C. Eleanor Spears papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:C. Eleanor Spears (1876-1959) was a writer, suffragist, and a member of the Women's Christian Temperance Union (WCTU). The collection consists largely of collected printed material relating to suffrage (1915-1930) and temperance, (1918-1947), and to a lesser degree socialist politics and the Christian Science religion, and also includes general correspondence, manuscripts, diaries, and address books.
 
Collection Title:

E.M. Standing Collection on the Montessori Method

Repository:Seattle University, Lemieux Library and McGoldrick Learning Commons, Special Collections
Summary:Edwin Mortimer Standing (1887-1967) was the primary compiler of this collection that became the basis for the Montessori Teacher Training Program at Seattle University from 1968 to 1986. William J. Codd, SJ was the first director of the program.
 
Collection Title:

Arthur G. Stangland and Artie Stangland (Artie Appleton) papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Arthur G. Stangland (1908-1990) and Artie Stangland/Artie Appleton (1910-1995) were a pair of married writers who lived in Astoria, Oregon. The collection consists of manuscripts and some published copies of stories by both authors, as well as some correspondence.
 
Collection Title:

Philip Sterling papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Philip Sterling (1907-1989) was a writer and public relations representative. The Philip Sterling papers include publicity material for a number of radio shows in the 1940s and 1950s, professional correspondence, manuscripts, research material and correspondence relating to biographies. There is also a considerable amount of research material on Rachel Carson.
 
Collection Title:

Philip Van Doren Stern papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Philip Van Doren Stern was a historian, author and editor of over forty works. The collection contains book manuscripts, short story and other short works, printed material, correspondence, and personal files.
 
Collection Title:

Hazard Stevens papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Hazard Stevens was born in Rhode Island in 1842 and educated in New England. His father, Major General Isaac I. Stevens was governor of the Washington Territory. Hazard served in the Indian war from 1855-1856 and later in the Civil War. Thereafter, he moved to Washington territory where he worked for the Oregon Steam Navigation Company, then as Internal Revenue collector form the Territory and eventually became a lawyer and worked for the Northern Pacific Railroad. Stevens, along with P. B. Van Trump, climbed what would later be named Mt. Rainier in the first recorded ascent to the summit. By the 1880s Stevens returned to the east coast, building a home in Dorchester Massachusetts. He became active in regional politics, including an unsuccessful run for congress. This collection contains correspondence, documents, diaries and ephemera related to Stevens life, professional pursuits and business matters. It also contains considerable information dealing with the life of his father and the history of his family, reaching back to the 19th century.
 
Collection Title:

Janet Marshall Stevenson papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Author Janet Marshall Stevenson (1913- ) has made contributions as a writer of civil rights, the women's movement and the arts. This collection contains manuscripts, holographs and photographs of her many short stories, articles and books; within this collection are research items and family papers associated with her biography of Robert W. Kenny, an influential liberal that championed the rights of several of the "Hollywood 10" before the House Committee on Un-American Activities (HUAC).
 
Collection Title:

James Summers papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:James L. Summers (1910-1973) wrote books and short stories for young adults. The collection consists of manuscripts, galley proofs, correspondences, and published materials.
 
Collection Title:

Robert Sund papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Papers of Northwest poet, Robert Sund
 
Collection Title:

Matthew Taylor papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Matthew "Matt" Taylor (1897-1966) was a reporter, writer, and script writer of short fiction, plays, and detective stories, many of which were adapted for radio, TV, or movies. The collection contains published and unpublished short stories, plays, radio and television scripts, and correspondence.
 
Collection Title:

Lyrel Teagarden papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lyrel Teagarden (born April 23, 1894) served as a missionary in China from 1920 to 1951, in Jamaica from 1952 to 1956, and worked for two years in the Yakima Indian Mission in Washington State (during the early 1940s). The collection includes correspondence, day journals, biographical material, literary manuscripts and newsletters that reflect her missionary career, primarily during the China period.
 
Collection Title:

Joseph Nathan Teal manuscript

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Joseph Nathan Teal (1858-1929) was an Oregon rancher, lawyer, investor, and civic leader who was an advocate of waterways development, and served as U.S. Shipping Commissioner from 1920-1921. The collection contains a manuscript of a series of reminiscences of ranch life during the 1850s through the 1870s, in eastern Oregon, that Teal wrote down for his family in 1921.
 
Collection Title:

Kaye M. Teall papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Kaye M. Teall is a free-lance writer and television teacher, and was represented by the Lenniger Literary Agency. The collection (1964-1967) contains manuscripts, and correspondence with Lenniger Literary Agency, and Jullian Messner, Inc.
 
Collection Title:

Helen Damrosch Tee-Van papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection comprises papers of American artist, illustrator and author Helen Damrosch Tee-Van, and includes illustrations from her books (both rough sketches and final drawings), sketch books, educational dioramas, murals, backgrounds for exhibits, manuscripts, articles, underwater illustrations from oceanographic expeditions, photographs, letters, and habitat maps.
 
Collection Title:

Russell Tinsley papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Russell Tinsley was a journalist, the first outdoor editor of Austin American Statesman newspaper, a photographer, and author of eleven books on hunting, fishing and taxidermy. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, and royalty information.
 
Collection Title:

Ray Palmer Tracy papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ray Palmer Tracy (1886-1966) was an author of western stories and novels. The collection includes manuscripts and biographical material.
 
Collection Title:

Eve Triem papers

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Papers of a poet and author of San Francisco, California, and Seattle, Washington
 
Collection Title:

Louis Preston Trimble papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Louis Preston Trimble (1917-) is a writer of western and mystery fiction. The collection consists of manuscripts, professional correspondence, contracts and accounting files, and correspondence with the Western Writers of America.
 
Collection Title:

Edwin Tunis papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Edwin Tunis Papers comprise manuscripts and illustrations for all of his children's books, as well as correspondence, articles, reviews, and miscellaneous papers.
 
Collection Title:

George Stanley Turnbull manuscript

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:George Stanley Turnbull (1882 - ?) researched the history of Oregon newspapers, journalism, and governors, and published at least four books on those subjects. The collection (1939) contains a three volume manuscript of the work, "History of Oregon Newspapers," that includes corrections, and printer's edits.
 
Collection Title:

William Oliver Turner papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:William O. Turner (1914- ) became a free-lance fiction writer who specialized in westerns. The collection contains manuscripts and correspondence, including letters exchanged with officers of Western Writers of America.
 
Collection Title:

Annette Turngren papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection comprises a manuscript, art work and books associated with American writer Annette Turngren. Included is a draft manuscript of Mystery plays a golden flute. There are illustrations by Dorothy Bayley for The copper kettle, and for Flaxen braids. And there are a number of Turngren's published books, including The copper kettle; Choosing the right college; and Mystery of the water witch.
 
Collection Title:

Yoshiko Uchida papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Yoshiko Uchida was a writer of children's books. The Uchida Papers contain manuscripts, correspondence and material relating to her literary career. The collection contains materials on fourteen of her books. The majority of Uchida's papers concern Japan, specifically Japanese folktales and children's stories. The correspondence in this collection primarily concerns Uchida's editor and fan mail from school children. The manuscripts are arranged chronologically starting with The Dancing Kettle written in 1949 and ending with the Samurai of Gold Hill written in 1972.
 
Collection Title:

Ruth Murray Underhill papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ruth Murray Underhill (1884-1984) was a social worker, anthropologist, and teacher. She studied the Papago tribe of Southern Arizona while attending Columbia University. The collection includes her manuscripts, minor correspondence, and mementos of George W. Ingalls (1838-1920), Indian agent and superintendent of religious work among Indians for the American Baptist Home Mission Society.
 
Collection Title:

University of Washington Press records

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Organizational records, primarily edited manuscripts and security copies of books, documenting the more than 3,500 titles published by the University of Washington Press since 1915
 
Collection Title:

Dale Van Every papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Dale Van Every (1896-1976) was a historical novelist, script and playwright, and film producer. The collection contains manuscripts, correspondence, reviews, biographical information, research notebooks, and scrapbooks.
 
Collection Title:

Mount Tacoma: the story of its first successful ascent

Repository:University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Summary:Account of the first ascent of Mount Rainier, 1912
 
Collection Title:

Mildred Walker Manuscript Draft for If a Lion Could Talk

Repository:Montana State University Library, Merrill G. Burlingame Special Collections
Summary:The Mildred Walker Manuscript Draft for If a Lion Could Talk consists of Walker's manuscript draft and galley proof for If A Lion Could Talk. This novel, which is a story about a young clergyman and his wife who travel to the upper Missouri River in Montana Territory to serve as missionaries to the Indians, was published in 1970 by Harcourt Brace Jovanovich.
 
Collection Title:

Harlan Ware papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Harlan Ware (1902-1967) was a reporter, author and scriptwriter. The collection contains correspondence including fan mail, manuscripts, memorabilia, printed material, and biographical files.
 
Collection Title:

Isabel Stewart Way papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Isabel Stewart Way (1904-1978) wrote short stories, novels, and novelettes. The collection contains literary manuscripts, correspondence, notes and resource material, memorabilia, maps, books, newspaper clippings, and a photograph.
 
Collection Title:

Lisl Weil papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lisl Weil is a Viennese-born author-illustrator of children's books. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, and Weil's illustrations for books by other authors.
 
Collection Title:

Vivian Lescher Werner papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Vivian Lescher Werner (1921- ) was a free-lance writer for magazines, a novelist, and a writer of books for children and young people. The collection consists of manuscripts in various stages, source material, and correspondence.
 
Collection Title:

Charles Wertenbaker papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Charles Wertenbaker (1901-1955) was a journalist and author who became chief of the Paris bureau of Time and Life. The collection contains manuscripts of short stories, articles, and one unpublished book, and correspondence.
 
Collection Title:

Albert Richard Wetjen papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Albert Richard Wetjen (1900-1948) was a writer who was known for his sea stories and novels and was also editor of the Oregon Magazine. The collection (1923-1945) contains correspondence regarding the condition of writing in the Pacific Northwest and also manuscripts of stories.
 
Collection Title:

Laura Maude Wheeler papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection comprises correspondence, diaries, manuscripts, publications, postcards, and photographs relating to Methodist missionary Laura Maude Wheeler and her work as a teacher and school administrator in Tianjin, China from 1903 to 1948, and as an evangelist in the United States from 1949 to 1966. From 1943 to 1945, Wheeler was interned as a prisoner of war by the Japanese in China. She was a writer and traveler who was acutely aware of China's cultural and physical landscape and wrote widely on topics relating to Christianity in China.
 
Collection Title:

Archibald McNeill Whisnant manuscripts

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Archibald McNeill Whisnant was a journalist and publicist. The manuscripts consist of speeches and reports to the Pacific Logging Congress, a few short stories, a novel of the fur trade, "The Beaver Hat," and a history of the lumber industry in the United States, "Mankind and the Forests."Archibald McNeill Whisnant was a newspaperman and publicist.
 
Collection Title:

Kurt Wiese papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection comprises mostly artwork by artist and writer Kurt Wiese, including early photograph albums, sketchbooks, book illustrations and other art, dust jackets, correspondence, manuscripsts, published books, greeting cards, and proofs. Collection includes illustrations for House with Red Sails; Freddy the Cowboy; The Chinese Ink Stick; and The Parrot Dealer.
 
Collection Title:

Eloise Wilkin papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Eloise Wilkin (1904-1987) was a writer and illustrator of children's book. The collection contains documents relating to the book illustrated by Wilkin, The Visit, and includes correspondence, illustrations, a draft of the manuscript, photographs, a layout of the book, a press release, original artwork, and a bound copy of the book.
 
Collection Title:

Jean Williams papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Jean Williams (1876 - ) was composer of piano compositions and a piano and voice teacher. The collection (1941-1957) contains correspondence, music manuscripts and published music, clippings, and publicity releases.
 
Collection Title:

Charles Morrow Wilson papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Charles Morrow Wilson (1905-1977) was a nationally known freelance author who wrote books and magazine articles on international trade, agriculture, and medicine topics, as well as on Arkansas culture and politics, rural America, Central America, and Africa from a cultural, socio-economic, and historical viewpoint. The collection contains professional and personal correspondence, publications and tearsheets, diaries and ledgers, manuscripts, speeches, research materials, a radio interview, and published books.
 
Collection Title:

Frederick Wallace Wilson papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Frederick Wallace Wilson (1872-1955) was an attorney and Circuit Court Judge in The Dalles, Oregon. The papers include correspondence, a letterpress copybook, legal papers, a manuscript, photographs, addresses and publications by Wilson as well as personal correspondence of Joseph G. Wilson, and certificates of Elizabeth Millar Wilson.
 
Collection Title:

Hazel Hutchins Wilson papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Hazel Wilson (April 8, 1898-August 20, 1992) worked in many positions at libraries around the country as well as a position overseas. She also held other positions relating to students. The material in this collection reflects her career as an author.
 
Collection Title:

Ruth Cornwall Woodman papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The Ruth Cornwall Woodman Papers include radio and television scripts for "Death Valley Days," and other television scripts and miscellaneous papers, 1914-1916, 1930-1969. The collection includes scripts and associated material for 204 "Death Valley Days" radio and television programs, an index to the scripts, notebooks from summer research trips, and correspondence with Death Valley acquaintances. There is also research data and a draft for The History of the Pacific Coast Borax Company, which was published in greatly reduced form. Correspondence includes copies of forty-six letters written from Vassar College, 1914-1916, and correspondence with agents and publishers.
 
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William Worden papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:William L. Worden (1910-1982) was a journalist who settled in the Pacific Northwest and wrote about the region. The collection consists of Worden's early correspondence and manuscripts, including manuscripts and research for his history of the Matson Navigation Company.
 
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Robert Vincent Wright papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Robert Vincent Wright (1919-2007) was a writer for various television programs in the 1960s and 1970s. The papers include screenplays, unpublished and published writing, biographical information, writings of family members, correspondence, and family photographs.
 
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Lee and Robert Wyndham papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lee and Robert Wyndham were authors of children’s books as well as holding many other positions pertaining to writing. Their collection includes correspondence, miscellaneous materials, published works and many manuscripts that represent the careers of the Wyndhams.
 
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Grace Sydenstricker Yaukey papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Grace Sydenstricker Yaukey (1899-1994) was an author of books primarily for children. The collection includes manuscripts of books, articles, and short stories; correspondence; and reviews relating to Yaukey's interest in the history and culture of China.
 
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Herbert Spencer Zim and Sonia Bleeker papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Herbert Spencer Zim (1909-1994) was a teacher and author in the field of science. His works in this collection reflect his work in the science field. Sonia Bleeker Zim was an editor for a publishing house and a writer of youth books. Her work in this collection represents her career as a youth author.

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