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Identifier: MSE/MD 2819
Abstract Collection of various items by and about the early twentieth century French poet Anna de Noailles, consisting largely of autograph letters from Noailles to various correspondents, and reviews and criticism of Noailles' work in various early twentieth century publications. A number of images and photographs of Noailles are also included, some of which carry inscriptions in her hand.
Dates: 1901 - 2009; Majority of material found within 1904 - 1933
Identifier: MSSP 0001
Abstract A collection of records, mostly financial, of the Birmingham (Alabama) Black Barons Negro Leagues professional baseball club. The most significant item in the collection is a manuscript cash book, showing the club's financial accounts with each of its players for the seasons 1926 through 1930.
Identifier: EPH 5004
Abstract Collection of magazines, clippings, dust jackets, and other ephemera containing illustrations of Edward Gorey. Also includes book catalogs, profiles of Gorey, and reviews of Gorey works.
Identifier: MSE/MD 2816
Abstract Collection of documents relating to interment and mortuary law in early modern and modern France with a concentration on bureaucratic records from the Entreprise Générale des Inhumations of the Napoleonic era.
Identifier: MSSP 2013
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the personal papers of boxer Gene Tunney. Materials cover his boxing career in the 1920s until his retirement in 1928, his marriage and honeymoon in 1928-29, and his charity work with youth groups in the 1930s and 1940s, especially the American Youth Group, of which he was chairman in 1940. The collection includes both personal and business correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks of his career, personal account books and calendars, and various boxing-related...
Dates: 1918 - 1945
Identifier: MSN/EA 0504
Abstract Around 80 manuscripts retained by John E. and Elizabeth Savage Brownlee in the decades following their emigration from Ireland to the United States in 1851. The greater number are personal letters written by family members.
Identifier: MSN/MN 10024
Scope and Contents This collection documents the activities of the National Ideal Benefit Society (NIBS), an African American insurance cooperative headquartered in Richmond, Virginia. It also contains related papers of NIBS founder A.W. Holmes. The correspondence in the collection is mostly written by African Americans, from NIBS policy holders to leaders of the African American community. There is also correspondence between A.W. Holmes and various local churches and benefit societies, national charitable and...
Dates: 1912 - 1964
Identifier: MSE/IR 2717
Scope and Contents This collection documents the professional career of Irish writer Patrick McCabe. The majority of the collection consists of rough drafts of his drama, prose, and poetry, including some of his most popular works in film and literature, Breakfast on Pluto and The Butcher Boy. The collection also contains various ephemera and promotional materials for his published works. Also included are newspaper and magazine interviews, works of other writers, and...
Dates: 1946-2013; Majority of material found in 1980-2010
Identifier: MSE/REE 0016
Abstract The papers consist of letters, manuscripts, and phototgraphs, as well as book and journal publications, related to Lifshits, Genkina, and Loseff. The collection also includes material of Irina Kichanova-Lifshits, Boris Semenov, and Mikahil Eremin.
Dates: 1890s-2009; Majority of material found within ( 1940-1990)
Identifier: MSN/MN 10026
Scope and Contents This collection consists of the personal and professional papers of journalist William Pfaff. Pfaff’s professional materials include his writings from each stage of the writing process, such as research notes, drafts, proofs, and published materials. The collection also contains conference materials and speeches, financial records, and materials from Pfaff’s work at the Hudson Institute, a non-profit research center on public policy. Also included are Pfaff’s personal papers which consist of...
Dates: 1942-2015; Majority of material found in 1965-2015
- Clippings (information artifacts) 7
- Letters (correspondence) 6
- Pamphlets 5
- Correspondence 4
- Ephemera (general object genre) 4
- Manuscripts (documents) 4
- Photographs 4
- Account books 3
- Articles 3
- Financial records 3
- Magazines (periodicals) 3
- Realia 3
- Appointment books 2
- Book jackets 2
- Books 2
- Compact discs 2
- Drafts (documents) 2
- Drawings (visual works) 2
- Electronic records (digital records) 2
- Floppy disks 2 ∧ less
- English 8
- French 3
- Italian 1
- Spanish; Castilian 1
- Barrès, Maurice, 1862-1923 1
- Benjamin, René, 1885-1948 1
- Birmingham Black Barons (Baseball team) 1
- Brownlee family 1
- Brownlee, Elizabeth Savage, 1827-1883 1
- Brownlee, John E., 1827-1900 1
- Brownlee, Robert, 1805-1885 1
- Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933 1
- Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 1
- Ford, Edsel, 1893-1943 1
- Genkina, Asya (1908-1999) 1
- Gimbel, Bernard F., 1885-1966 1
- Gorey, Edward, 1925-2000 1
- Hearst, William Randolph, Jr., 1908-1993 1
- Holmes, A.W. (Alexander Watson), 1861- 1
- Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 1
- Knudsen, William S., 1879-1948 1
- Lifshits, Vladimir (1913-1978) 1
- Loseff, Lev (1937-2009) 1
- McCabe, Patrick, 1955- 1 ∧ less