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- Subject: Fiction X
Call Number: Ms-90-22
Overview: Analog science fiction and fact is a science fiction magazine that has included work by Isaac Asimov, Robert A. Heinlein, Paul Anderson, Spider Robinson, Lois McMaster Bujold, and Michael F. Flynn, among others. This collection is made up primarily of editorial correspondence, but also includes original manuscripts, proofs, reviews, and miscellaneous records relating to the publication of the magazine.
Dates: 1940-2000, bulk 1958-2000
Call Number: Ms-97-1
Abstract: Morris Abner Barr was an author, lyricist, and poet whose poems tended towards nature, love, God, friendship, and Barr's own life. A craftsman, Barr wrote about his experience creating stools, gavels, and letter openers from the wood of the Sentry Tree in "Immortalizing the Sentry Tree of George Washington." The collection contains his writings, a scrapbook related to the George Washington Sentry Tree, and correspondence with friends and mentors.
Collection — Box: 1
Call Number: MS-2012-011
Overview: Collection comprised chiefly of unpublished poems, dramatic scenes, and prose sketches produced by John Buchan and his circle. Materials consist of typescript and autograph manuscripts, many with annotations and accompanied by notes and correspondence.
Dates: circa 1900-1920
Call Number: Ms-Buchan
Abstract: The John Buchan Papers contain approximately 150 items covering the years 1898-1958. Most of the collection contains letters written by John Buchan to W.M. Colles and Sir Henry Newbolt. A selection of 5 published works by John Buchan are included as well as photographs.
Call Number: MS-2003-001
Overview: The Carcosa Press records include edited manuscripts, camera-ready copy, bluelines and layouts for the four titles published by the press, along with organizational correspondence, contracts, order books, bank statements and tax returns. The material dates from 1972 to 1991.
Call Number: Ms-79-3-TEMP
Abstract: As one of the twentieth century's leading fantaisistes, California-born Clark Ashton Smith (1893-1961) also exhibited considerable skill as a poet, translator, sculptor, and painter. His papers, which reflect his wide-ranging interests, consist of approximately 8000 items and include, among other items, his correspondence; many working manuscripts of his writings, some of which remain unpublished; financial and legal documents; published material consisting of periodicals of his own work; and...
Dates: circa 1911-1961
Call Number: Ms-2005-14
Abstract: This collection contains author files, correspondence, edited setting copies, first author's corrected galleys, publisher's corrected galleys, various sets of corrected editorial galleys and proofs, second proofs, final mock-ups, many original typescripts and some xeroxes either with original holograph corrections by the author, editor, and/or printer, bluelines and camera-ready materials. The material dates from 1970 to 2008, with the bulk from 1990 to 2007.
Dates: 1970-2008, bulk 1990-2007
Call Number: MS-90-14
Overview: The collection includes mostly manuscript drafts of romantic novels, written by Patricia Coughlin under the pen name Liz Grady. There is also correspondence between the author and the publishers (Harlequin, and Silhouette). Includes some computer generated copies of Ms. Coughlin's novels and proofread galleys.
Dates: 1974-1987, bulk 1984-1987
Call Number: Ms-2018-005
Overview: The Dirk Mosig correspondence collects letters written to Dirk Mosig during the course of his research into the work of H.P. Lovecraft between the years of 1972 and 1979.
Call Number: Ms-Drowne
Abstract: The Drowne family papers encompass the correspondence and documents of several generations of an old and distinguished Rhode Island family, with the bulk of the materials consisting of writings and other materials pertaining to the life of Solomon Drowne, M.D. (1753-1834).
Dates: 1728-1936, bulk 1750-1885