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Collection Title:

Edward Abbey papers

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Summary:The Edward Abbey papers (1954-1980) contain manuscripts, correspondence, and printed material. Abbey was a teacher, a writer, an advocate of environmentalism, and a vocal critic of public land policies.
 
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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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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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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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William C. Anderson Papers

Repository:Boise State University Library, Special Collections and Archives
Summary:Correspondence, contracts, clippings, fan mail, photos, and other papers, relating to chiefly to William C. Anderson's books and their film adaptations; together personal correspondence, typescripts of other writings, magazine columns, and speeches. Books represented include Bat-21, the story of Lt. Col. Iceal (Gene) Hambleton, a downed American pilot in the Vietnam War. Magazine columns relate chiefly to retirement travel in motor homes. Correspondents include the William Morris Agency and Gene Hambleton.
 
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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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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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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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Montgomery Meigs Atwater papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Montgomery Meigs Atwater (1904-1976) was an author, forester, and avalanche expert. The collection includes manuscripts of books and articles, files of data on snow avalanche forecasting and control, and published books.
 
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Glenn Balch Papers

Repository:Boise State University Library, Special Collections and Archives
Summary:Typescripts of novels, stories, and outdoors articles, published and unpublished; reviews of published work; business correspondence, contracts, sales reports, and royalty statements; and galley proofs, military records, photos, memorabilia, and other papers. Includes two screenplays and one radio play based on Glenn Balch's novel Indian Paint and various issues of The American Boy magazine (1932-1941) in which his "Hide-rack" stories appeared. Balch was a long-time resident of Boise, Idaho.
 
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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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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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Harry Behn papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Harry Behn (1898-1973) was a writer, teacher, and founder of various media groups. The collection includes books, plays, screenplays, correspondence, and mementos relating to Behn's interest in children's literature and educational programs.
 
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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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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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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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Bill Brown papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:William Louis Brown (1910-1964) was a teacher, editor, reporter, ranger, and author of books and short stories for young people. The collection includes manuscripts, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and memorabilia relating to Brown's interest in writing adventure stories drawn from his own life experiences.
 
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George E. Brown, Jr. Correspondence with Vardis Fisher

Repository:Boise State University Library, Special Collections and Archives
Summary:Chiefly letters and postcards to Brown, of Twin Falls, Idaho, from novelist Vardis Fisher discussing his medical problems and literary work; together with a few postcards from Brown to Fisher and others.
 
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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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Carl Burger papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Carl Burger (1888-1967) was an artist and writer of children’s books about animals and natural history. This collection, which includes drafts, research notes and correspondence as well as numerous original illustrations, reflects his talent as an illustrator and his love of the outdoors.
 
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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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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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Robert Cantwell papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Writer Robert Cantwell was born January 31, 1908 in Little Falls (now Vader), Washington and died December 8, 1978 in New York, New York. Cantwell was a novelist, biographer, and essayist; as a journalist he worked on the editorial staffs of Time, Fortune, Newsweek, and Sports Illustrated. The collection consists of correspondence, diaries, literary manuscripts, photographs, audiotapes, and maps, which reflect his life and career.
 
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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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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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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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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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Collection of autographs of literary and political persons

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:This collection (1864-1963) contains letters and autographs from famous literary and political persons including Upton Sinclair, Douglas MacArthur, George (G. C.) Marshall, John J. Pershing, and Booker T. Washington.
 
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Richard Collins papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection comprises papers of American screenwriter and producer Richard Collins and includes motion picture scripts, scenarios, screen plays, outlines and treatments by Collins and others; television scripts, including scripts for the Breaking point and Chrysler theatre series; and professional correspondence. Major correspondents are Marjorie Cantor, Frank Dorsey, Arnaud d'Usseau and Ned Russell.
 
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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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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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Alexander L. Crosby papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Alexander L. Crosby (1906-1980) was a journalist, editor, author of children's books and a political activist. Crosby was involved in activist causes such as housing for the poor, human rights and the Vietnam War. He was involved with leftwing activism, and corresponded with other liberals such as Alger Hiss, Leonard Boudin, James Aronson and Scott Nearing. The collection contains correspondence, manuscripts, articles and files on subjects of interest to Crosby.
 
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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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Charles Michael Daugherty papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Charles Michael Daugherty is known for writing and illustrating children's books. The collection includes correspondence, literary manuscripts, and illustrations.
 
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James Daugherty papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:James Daugherty (1889-1974) was a muralist, author, and illustrator who won the Newbery Medal in 1940 for his children's book, Daniel Boone , and was a runner-up for two Caldecott Medals. The collection is primarly comprised of artwork, but also includes manuscripts and other writings (including several by Sonia Daugherty and Charles Daugherty), correspondence, notebooks and sketchbooks, news clippings and ephemera, and photographs.
 
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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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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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Roger Duvoisin and Louise Fatio papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Roger Duvoisin (1904-1980) a native of Geneva, Switzerland, was an author and illustrator of children's books. His wife, Louise Fatio, (1904-1993) from Lausanne, Switzerland, wrote many of the books Mr. Duvoisin illustrates. The collection includes various correspondence and several original manuscripts.
 
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Selected manuscripts of Don Dwiggins

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Don Dwiggins (1913-1988) was a writer. The collection includes literary manuscripts for several of Dwiggin's published works, including The Air Devils!, Into the Unknown, and Space and Weather.
 
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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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Vardis and Opal Fisher Papers

Repository:Boise State University Library, Special Collections and Archives
Summary:Correspondence and other papers of Idaho author Vardis Fisher and his wife, Opal Fisher. Personal and family concerns dominate Vardis Fisher's papers; republishing his books and protecting his literary reputation are the main themes of Opal Fisher's. The collection also contains hundreds of newspaper columns by Fisher and many reviews of his works. Opal Fisher's papers date mainly after Vardis Fisher's death.
 
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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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Genevieve Foster papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Genevieve Stump Foster (1893-1979), started her career as a commercial artist, illustrator, and advertiser. She later turned to writing history books for young adults. The Genevieve Foster Papers include her correspondence and an extensive range of textual, artistic, and audiovisual materials related to the publication of her numerous children's books.
 
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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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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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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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Frederick D. Glidden papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Frederick D. Glidden was one of America's foremost western authors. Under the pen name Luke Short he published several novels, novelettes and articles. He also wrote a number of screenplays and teleplays. This collection documents his writing career and publishing record through manuscripts, correspondence, reviews, magazines, tearsheets and personal documents.
 
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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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Hardie Gramatky papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Hardie Gramatky (1907-1979) was the author and illustrator of several books for children, though he is best known for his character "Little Toot." The collection includes correspondence, illustrations, publicity, photographs, drafts, and artwork.
 
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Paul Green screenplays and scripts

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Paul Eliot Green (1894-1981) was a teacher and a writer of plays, screenplays, novels, short stories, essays, song lyrics and libretti, and screenplays. The collection contains screenplays and other writings relating to film.
 
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Greenwillow Books records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Greenwillow Books is a children’s publishing imprint of HarperCollins Publishers. The collection consists of correspondence, production files, manuscripts, book reviews, office files, audiovisual materials, and memorabilia.
 
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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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Grace E. Hall papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Grace E. Hall (?-1939) was a journalist, author, and poet. Collection consists of manuscripts of her books, articles, speeches, vignettes, poetry, clippings, and miscellaneous items.
 
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Sheba May Hargreaves papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Sheba Hargreaves (1882-1960) was an elementary teacher and author. The collection consists of manuscripts of books and feature articles, correspondence, and pamphlets.
 
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Ernest Haycox papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Ernest Haycox (1899-1950), a prolific writer of Western fiction, graduated from the University of Oregon in 1923 with a degree in journalism. His career began with the publication of some of his short stories while he was still a college student, and over the next three decades his short stories and novels earned a world-wide audience. His first novel, Free Grass, was published in 1929 and was followed by another novel almost every year until his death in 1950. A final book, The Adventurers, was published posthumously in 1955. The Ernest Haycox Papers comprise manuscripts of his short stories and novels, magazine tearsheets, free-standing volumes, research material, and photographs.
 
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Le Grand Henderson papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The collection comprises general correspondence, a manuscript sequence series, subject files and scrapbooks by author and illustrator Le Grand Henderson.
 
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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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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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Holling Clancy Holling papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:H.C. Holling (1900-1973) was an author and illustrator born in Henrietta, Michigan and educated at the Chicago Art Institute. The collection consists of manuscripts, correspondence, and publicity material. A majority of the collection constitutes the manuscripts of Pagoo.
 
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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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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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The Richard Hugo Collection

Repository:Lewis & Clark College, Special Collections and Archives
Summary:This collection is an assembly of materials documenting the relationship between the poet Richard Hugo and the poet William Stafford. The collection also includes drafts of some of Hugo's writings that were sent to Stafford for input.
 
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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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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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Nannine Joseph papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Nannine Joseph (1890-1976) was a literary agent. The collection includes manuscripts, correspondences, and photographs from her clients.
 
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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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Walter Evans Kidd papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Walter Evans Kidd was a noted poet and author of short stories. He was born in 1901 and raised in the Portland, Oregon area. He was educated at the University of Oregon, the University of Iowa and the University of Denver. He held teaching positions at various institutions and published numerous works under the pseudonym Conrad Pendleton. This collection contains correspondence from colleagues and friends as well as other professional materials.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

Peter Bernard Kyne papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Peter Bernard Kyne (1880-1957) was a prominent author of novels and short stories. He served in the Spanish-American War and World War I, and resided in San Francisco most of his life. This collection includes thousands of personal and professional correspondence, and well over a hundred manuscript copies of novels and short stories. While this collection spans the years 1917 to 1957, the majority of the correspondence dates from 1935-1940.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

Lars Nordstrom Collection

Repository:Lewis & Clark College, Special Collections and Archives
Summary:Papers, research notes and drafts relating to Lars Nordstrom's work with Swedish and American translation of literature and poetry.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

Lee Joseph Levinger papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lee Joseph Levinger (1890-1966) was a Rabbi and an author. The papers include manuscripts of his books, published articles and correspondence.
 
Collection Title:

Lewis & Clark College audio recordings collection: cassette tapes

Repository:Lewis & Clark College, Special Collections and Archives
Summary:Lewis & Clark College audio cassette collection featuring recordings of campus events, guest lectures, symposia, and musical performances.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

Jack London manuscript (photocopy)

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, Special Collections.
Summary:The Jack London manuscript consists of a photocopy of a typescript of the preface to The People of the Abyss, published by Macmillan in 1903.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

Milton Meltzer papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Milton Meltzer (May 8, 1915- ) held many positions in his life, varying from working in public relations to lecturing and working as a full-time writer. Collection comprises primarily literary manuscripts and correspondence related to Milton Meltzer's work as an author and editor of books for children and young people on American history, particularly African American history.
 
Collection Title:

Stephen B. Miles papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Stephen B. Miles (1916-) was an author, secondary teacher, newspaperman and public relations director. The collection includes discussions and solicitations of advertisements and correspondence.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

Rutherford Montgomery papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:The collection of Rutherford Montgomery includes manuscripts (book length, short story and anthology), published works, correspondence, miscellaneous items (such as speeches, screenplays and screeplay ideas for television and movies), tearsheets, illustrations, scrapbooks, articles, other writings, third party manuscripts, photographs and several other materials that represent Montgomery's career as an author and his career at Walt Disney Studios.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

Henry M. Norton papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Henry M. Norton (1906-1975) was a writer of magazine stories and radio and television scripts. He also taught writing. The collection includes correspondence, magazine stories, radio and television scripts, teaching materials, and financial ledgers.
 
Collection Title:

Scott O'Dell papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Scott O’Dell (1898-1989) was a writer of books for adults, young adults and children. The collection includes manuscripts for The Cruise of the Arctic Star and correspondence with the publishing company.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
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:

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:

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:

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:

William Alfred Quayle selected papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:William Alfred Quayle (1860-1925) served as a Methodist minister and Bishop, and he also became president of Baker University, a Methodist institution that was the first university established in Kansas. The collection (1891-1922) consists of correspondence, books by Quayle, letters and documents regarding Quayle's literary works and sermons, Baker University related documents, and photographs.
 
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:

Penelope Reedy Papers

Repository:Boise State University Library, Special Collections and Archives
Summary:The Penelope Reedy Papers primarily contain correspondence, publications, writings, poetry, brochures, ephemera, and other materials related to her work as author and publisher of The Redneck Review of Literature and The Redneck Press. Also included is biographical information and some material related to her father, Ralph Warner Croner.
 
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:

H.A. Rey papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:H.A. Rey was a popular children's illustrator and author, most famous for the Curious George series. The H.A. Rey Papers consist of professional correspondence, manuscript dummies for the sixth printing of The Stars: A New Way to See Them, and documents pertaining to the copyright lawsuit between H.A. Rey and Leroy Fleming. The correspondence dominates the collection with both incoming and outgoing to the Rey's publishers--Houghton Mifflin in the United States and A.P. Watt & Son in England.
 
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:

Shelby Shackelford papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Shelby Shackelford (1899-1987) was an author and illustrator of works on natural history. Collection includes correspondence, manuscripts (book length), short stories, articles, Illustrations, scratchboard, Illustration proofs, book reviews, and other miscellaneous papers regarding Shakelford.
 
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:

Howard and Mina Lewiton Simon papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Howard Simon was an artist and illustrator of children's books and Mina Lewiton Simon was an author of juvenile literature. This collection contains manuscripts, manuscript materials, published books, illustrations and miscellaneous items pertaining to the work of Howard and Mina Lewiton Simon.
 
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:

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:

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:

Kim Robert Stafford Collection

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Kim Stafford is a writer from the Pacific Northwest. His poetry and essays focus on the relationship of people with nature and social custom. Stafford places great value on folklore and bases much of the research for his own writing on the study of folk custom and oral history. He has taught and served as an artist-in-residence throughout the state of Oregon and in Washington, Idaho, and California. He regularly offers poetry readings and writing workshops and is active as a printer. The majority of the collection of Kim Stafford’s work encompasses books and other printed material, including periodicals and newspapers. Also included are photographs, videos, broadsides, and printed flyers.
 
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:

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:

Stratemeyer Syndicate records

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Edward Stratemeyer (1862-1927) was an author and founded the Stratemeyer Syndicate which produced adventure story series for children, such as Nancy Drew, Hardy Boys, Tom Swift, Honey Bunch, and the Bobbsey Twins. The collection includes literary manuscripts and fan letters.
 
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:

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:

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:

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:

Lynd Ward papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Lynd Ward was an artist and children's book author. The Lynd Ward Papers comprise incoming and outgoing correspondence to and from Carley Dawson, and outgoing correspondence to a Mr. Rohde. The collection also includes various notes, correspondence, manuscripts, sketches, copies of sketches, and illustrations for books, magazines, and brochures that Lynd Ward illustrated.
 
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:

Charles Marquis Warren papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Collection comprises the papers of American author Charles Marquis Warren, including professional correspondence, screenplays, television plays, and manuscripts of books and articles. In addition to screenplays by Warren, collection includes scripts by Sy Bartlett, Jonathan Latimer and Ranald MacDougall.
 
Collection Title:

Western Humanities Review records

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, University Archives and Records Management
Summary:The Western Humanities Review has been published at the University of Utah since 1947 This collection contains correspondence, memoranda, grant applications, and galley proofs.
 
Collection Title:

Western Humanities Review records

Repository:University of Utah Libraries, University Archives and Records Management
Summary:The Western Humanities Review has been published at the University of Utah since 1947. This collection contains correspondence, issue information, contributors, copyright certificates, permission letters, and publication inquiries.
 
Collection Title:

Opal Whiteley papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:Opal Stanley Whiteley was an amateur naturalist and an author. She gave nature lectures around Oregon, while attending the University of Oregon. She wrote a book called The Fairyland Around Us, based upon her nature lectures. While the book was not published, in March 1920, The Atlantic Monthly published a serialized version of Whiteley’s childhood diary and the book version was released in September of the same year. Controversy surrounded the publication, as people believed that Whiteley did not actually write the diary in her youth. After traveling the world for several years, Whiteley placed herself in Napsbury Hospital in England in 1948, where she died in 1992. The Opal Whiteley Papers consist of correspondence, class notes, personal and literary notes and writings, material relating to Whiteley’s writings. Her self-published diary, The Fairyland Around Us, is also part of this collection.
 
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:

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.
 
Collection Title:

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.
 
Collection Title:

John Zerzan papers

Repository:University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives
Summary:John Zerzan (1943- ) is a writer and activist in anarchy in Oregon. The collection includes letters, essay and book drafts, and anarchist ephemera and publications that reflect his activities.
 
Collection Title:

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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