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Old - Bagley Collection (Manuscript Collection #1101)

Collection (1800 – 1834; 1860 – 1861, 1880) consisting of a business ledger jointly compiled by the Jones, Harvey & Aitchison Co. and the McPherson & Old Co., 1800 - 1834, companies owned and operated by shareholders of the Dismal Swamp Canal Co. during the construction of the canal; also a day book compiled by William Bagley, 1860 – 1861, pertaining to operations of a general store in South Mills, NC, which also includes Elizabeth “Bet...

Sutton Family Collection (Manuscript Collection #1205)

Collection consists of a family Bible owned by the George Sutton family of Durant’s Neck, New Hope Township, Perquimans County, North Carolina, including holograph genealogical notes (1739-1827). The original title page and first few pages of the Bible are missing, but the title page for the New Testament is present and it provides the following information: The New Testament of Our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ, Newly Translated out of...

Stuart Wright Collection: Eleanor Ross Taylor Papers (Manuscript Collection #1169-027)

Papers of Eleanor Ross Taylor (1940-2008 [Bulk: 1989-2008], undated) documenting the life and literary career of the noted Falls Church, Virginia-born American poet, short story writer, and literary critic, consisting of edited manuscripts, proofs of published material & printed materials, including The Soul and Body of John Brown: A Poem, by Muriel Ruykeyser (1940); also including correspondence with Stuart Wright conc...

John M. Porter Memoir (Manuscript Collection #653)

Memoir (1861-1865) including correspondence, transfer and escape of prisoners, details of sabotage of a Union train.

Stuart Wright Collection: Maurice Sendak Papers (Manuscript Collection #1169-099)

Papers of Maurice Sendak (1982-1986) documenting the life and literary career the famed Brooklyn, New York-born American artist, illustrator and writer of children’s books; consisting of partial, non-consecutive, uncorrected bound proofs of Nutcracker (1984) the fantasy by E. T. A. [Ernst Theodor Amadeus] Hoffmann (1776-1822) that became the basis of the ballet of the same name by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893); t...

Destroyer Escort Commanding Officers Collection: Richard B. Hillyer Papers (Manuscript Collection #564-013)

Copy of The Greatest Anti-Submarine Action of All wars (an account of the World War II action of the USS George (DE-697) and copies of supporting documents, including the USS George war diary for May 1944.

Stuart Wright Collection: David Slavitt Papers (Manuscript Collection #1169-056)

Papers of David R. Slavitt (1967-2009 [Bulk: 1970-1994], undated) documenting the life and literary career of the prolific White Plains, New York-born American writer, poet, translator, and educator at several universities, who has authored more than 100 books; consisting of manuscript typescripts, loose manuscripts transferred from the Stuart Wright Book Collection, and proofs of his works, including his novel Cold Com...

Rev. Ivey James Wall, Jr. Collection (Manuscript Collection #1068)

Dixie Koldjeski Papers ( #LL02-20)

Teaching materials, publications, writing, correspondence, certificates, and artifacts of Dr. Dixie Koldjeski.

James Lewis Jones Manuscript (Manuscript Collection #473)

Manuscript (1880s-1890s) including manuscripts, consisting of photocopies, etc. 1 letter and 9 chapters.

Stuart Wright Collection: Hilary Masters Papers (Manuscript Collection #1169-087)

Papers of Hilary Masters (1984-1987) documenting the life and literary career of the noted Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania-born American novelist, short-story writer, memoirist, and educator at Carnegie-Mellon University, consisting of manuscripts and proofs of his novels and short story collections entitled (1986-1987), Buster’s Head (1985), and Hammertown Tales (1986); also loose items tran...

Martha Mewborn Marble Collection (Manuscript Collection #683)

Genealogical materials given by Martha Mewborn Marble including Bible records, photographs, notes, legal documents, land records, and clippings concerning families in Greene, Lenoir, Jones, and Pitt counties, North Carolina. Some of the families included are Mewborn, Kilpatrick, Albritton, Pugh, Cannon, Batchelor, Howell, Ormond, Carr, Hardison, Taylor, Sutton, Jackson, Frye, Ham, Hartsfield, Dupree, Faulkner, Rouse, Phillips, Franklin,...

Stuart Wright Collection: Madison Smartt Bell Papers (Manuscript Collection #1169-001)

Papers of Madison Smartt Bell (1922-1997 [Bulk: 1957-1990], undated) documenting the life and literary career of the Nashville, Tennessee-born American novelist, including manuscript materials, proofs of published works, loose manuscript items transferred from the Stuart Wright Book Collection, and oversized materials, relating primarily to his books Zero db and Other Stories, Barking Man, and ...

Loonis R. McGlohon Papers (Manuscript Collection #806)

Papers (1921-2002) musical scores, published sheet music and lyrics, biographical articles, contracts, LPs, cassettes, videotapes, reel to reel tapes, compact discs, clippings and photographs pertaining to noted North Carolinian Loonis R. McGlohon's career as a musical composer, arranger, orchestra leader and performer of jazz, popular and sacred music. Many items also relate to McGlohon's personal life such as photographs, reel to reel...

Stuart Wright Collection: Wright Morris Papers (Manuscript Collection #1169-008)

Papers of Wright Morris (1950-1985, undated) documenting the life and literary career of the noted Central City, Nebraska-born American novelist, photographer, and essayist, including his correspondence with William Cole, who edited his novel Man and Boy; also uncorrected proofs of the third installment of his autobiography, A Cloak of Light: Writing My Life, photographic prints, printed materials, and ...