Stuart Wright Collection: Peter Hillsman Taylor Papers 1908–1995, undated

(Manuscript Collection #1169-013)

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Series 1 :
Manuscript Materials & Correspondence
  • Box 1
    • Folder a
      Peter Hillsman Taylor. Portrait by Marcella Comés [Photographic prints] (1987) 10" x 12" Black & White. 3 items. 4 p. Note: Photograph of oil portrait of Peter Taylor by Marcella Comés Winslow and mailing envelope; image #P-1169-013.a.1
    • Folder b
      Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., Headquarters Company, 12th Replacement Depot, APO, New York. Envelopes of letters to Mrs. Peter Taylor, Norwood, NC, etc.; Photographs of Dulverton, Somerset & Salisbury, Wiltshire, England during World War II [Correspondence, Envelopes & Photographic prints] (1944-1945) TLS, Envelopes & Photographic prints. Black & White. 26 items. 26 p. Note: Individuals seen in the photographs include Curtis, Howard, & McPherson); also contains envelope labeled: "Updike (hat)...photos from Dulverton (© 1944) miscellaneous envelopes"; also George Routledge & Sons, Ltd. TLS to Peter Taylor agreeing to pay him for an article in they publication The Mint (1 November 1945)
    • Folder c
      Inventories, by Elizabeth Ross Taylor, of the Peter Taylor letters including correspondence between Mr. Taylor, Jean Stafford & Robert Lowell, etc. [Lists] (1977) Typescripts & Holographs. 8 items. 28 p.
    • Folder d
      Peter Taylor. Letters to "Lon and Fanny" [Correspondence] (6 April 1958) TLS. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Letters thanking them for all the nice things they have done, etc.
    • Folder e
      Valentine Card "PMHT from ERT" [Correspondence] (ca. 1970s) ALS. 1 item. 2 p. Note: Peter Hillsman Taylor from his wife Eleanor on Valentine's Day.
    • Folder f
      Hard and Admirable Toughness: The Stories of Peter Taylor, A, by William Peden, The Hollins Critic, Vol. 7, No. 1 [Periodicals] (February 1970) Printed; The Whistler a Play, by Peter Taylor, proof of Virginia Quarterly Journal [Plays]; Cover of the Hollins Critic [Periodicals] (1970) Printed, Edited Proofs, Clippings. 3 items. 19 p. Note: Hollins Critic cover annotated: "To Peter Taylor with best wishes. William Peden May 4 1970"; clipping autographed "Peter Taylor".
    • Folder g
      Biographical materials relating to Peter Taylor (1954-1995) Typescripts, Holograph notes, Printed materials. 42 items. 54 p. Note: Includes TLS to Mr. Peter Taylor from author Flannery O'Connor (15 April 1954); obituaries & newspaper articles on Taylor; copy of an article in the Dictionary of Literary Biography Yearbook about Peter Taylor, etc.; includes oversized clippings.
    • Folder h
      Collection (1944-1994) of materials for Peter Taylor's memorial service, including a draft program; Eleanor Taylor. Letter to Wyatt Prunty (undated) ALS; Large Red Man Reading, by Wallace Stevens [Poems] (ca. 1995); Peter Taylor's Letters to Eleanor Taylor, written in Ireland and England during World War II [Correspondence] (1944-1945) Photocopy typescripts & Holographs. 9 items. 30 p.
    • Folder i
      Inventory of the Peter Taylor letters, 1943-1945 [Lists] (undated) Holographs. 1 item. 29 p. Note: Includes lists of letters to Eleanor Taylor, Allen Tate, Robert Lowell, etc. on lined notepad.
    • Folder j
      Andrew Lytle, Gainesville, FL. Letter to Peter Hillsman Taylor [Correspondence] (20 February 1958) TLS. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Discussing writing, theater vs. novels, travel, finances & family issues.
    • Folder k
      Constance Tripp, Cheltenwood, Tuell, Taunton, England. Letters & Envelopes sent to Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., Headquarters Company, 12th Replacement Depot, Dulverton, England [Correspondence] (7 July - 6 November 1944) ALS. 3 items. 7 p.
    • Folder l
      Jean Stafford (Mrs. Robert Lowell), Westport, CT. Letter to Sgt. Peter Taylor, Hqs. Co., 12th Replacement Depot [Correspondence] (9 April 1945). TLS. 1 item. 2 p. Note: Taylor has lost writing contest to "a young Jewish man"; family issues; Sewanee literary scene; Catholic Church issues; Holy Week, etc.
    • Folder m
      Fiddles and the Flutes, The, by Caroline Gordon & Note by Stuart Wright [Novellas & Notes] (undated) Edited Typescripts & Holographs. 2 items. 47 p. Note: Partially erased annotation: "Early Version;" Caroline Ferguson Gordon (6 October 1895— 11 April 1981) was a notable American novelist and literary critic who was twice married to Allen Tate, 1924-1959
    • Folder n
      Contracts with Publishers (1947-1972) Printed forms. 8 items. 25 p. Notes: Harcourt Brace and Co. (1947-1951); Random House, Inc. (1956); Farrar, Straus and Giroux, Inc. (1965-1970); Houghton Mifflin Company (1972)
    • Folder o
      Robb Forman Dew. Letter to Peter Hillsman Taylor enclosing her review of The Old Forest and Other Stories [Correspondence & Reviews] (25 January 1985) ALS & Typescript. 2 items. 5 p.
    • Folder p
      An Old Man's Love, by Peter Hillsman Taylor [Poems] (undated) Typescripts & Holograph Notes. 2 items. 2 p. Note: Post-it note by Stuart Wright: "Poem by Peter Taylor."
    • Folder q
      Eleanor Ross Taylor, Gambier, OH. Letter to George Gordon Lord Lanning, Kenyon College, Gambier, OH [Correspondence] (25 March 1954) ALS. 1 item. 3 p. Note: Includes typescript card signed by Stuart Wright including quote on Taylor from Robert Lowell's letter to W. D. Snodgrass (28 May 1978)
    • Folder r
      C. H. Abbott, The Cottage, Dulverton, Somerset, England. Letters to Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot, Dulverton, Somerset [Correspondence] (3 August 1944 - 31 July 1945) ALS. 16 items. 28 p.
    • Folder s
      Leslie H. Buchman, Lt., Battery H, 72nd CA, New Orleans, LA. Letters to Peter Hillsman Taylor, HQ Battery Reception Center, Fort Oglethorpe, GA [Correspondence] (29 July 1943) ALS. 1 item. 3 p.
    • Folder t
      Allen Churchill, Y3c, Yank The Army Weekly, New York, NY. Letter to Sgt. Peter Taylor, Reception Center, Fort Oglethorpe, GA [Correspondence] (28 April 1943) TLS. 1 item. 1 p.
    • Folder u
      Pamela Churchill (Mrs. Randolph Churchill) London, England. Letter to Sgt. Peter H. Taylor, HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot [Correspondence] (31 July 1945) TLS. 1 item. 2 p. Note: Pamela Churchill divorced Randolph Churchill in 1945 and was married to former Governor of New York and Ambassador to the Soviet Union, Averill Harriman from 1971 to 1986. She served as U. S. Ambassador to France, 1991-1997.
    • Folder v
      Craig Claiborne, East Hampton, NY. Letter to Peter Taylor, Charlottesville, VA [Correspondence] (14 January 1975) TLS. 1 item. 2 p.
    • Folder w
      William H. Eason, Pvt., 2d Provisional Regiment, Camp Sibert, AL. Letters to Peter Taylor, Chattanooga, TN & Camp Butner, NC [Correspondence] (20 December 1943 - 11 April 1946) ALS. 3 items. 8 p.
    • Folder x
      Felder F. Heflin, Memphis, TN. Letters & Telegram to Peter Taylor [Correspondence] (19 February 1941 - 24 October 1969) ALS, TLS, Telegrams. 4 items. 9 p.
    • Folder y
      John Herber, Ann Arbor, MI. Letter to Peter Taylor, Memphis, TN [Correspondence] (30 July 1940) ALS. 1 item. 4 p.
    • Folder z
      Henry Allen Moe, Guggenheim Foundation, New York, NY. Letters to Eleanor R. and Peter Hillsman Taylor [Correspondence] (30 January - 14 February 1945) Mimeographed typescript & TLS. 3 items. 4 p. Note: Regarding fellowship application.
    • Folder za
      Samuel H. Monk., Capt., 559th Bomber Squadron. Letters to Peter Hillsman Taylor [Correspondence] (28 April 1940, 15 April 1944) TLS. 2 items. 4 p.
    • Folder zb
      Malcolm Nooke, The Woman's College, Greensboro, NC. Anonymous Letter Received [Correspondence] (2 April 1946) Carbon TL. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Recommending PHT for Creative Writing position at The Woman's College, Greensboro, NC.
    • Folder zc
      Nadine & Rogers Parker, Memphis, TN. Letters to Peter Hillsman Taylor [Correspondence] (1940-1945) ALS, Clippings, Postcard. 7 items. 22 p. Note: Hometown arts & family news; includes postcard with black & white image of statue entitled Virgin and Child, Limestone, ca. 1500, School of Troyes, City Art Museum, St. Louis [MO]; image #PC-1169-013.001.zc.2
    • Folder zd
      Joe Reeves, AST Division HQ, Third Service Command, Baltimore, MD. Letters to Peter Hillsman Taylor, Camp Butner, NC [Correspondence] (28 January, 8 February 1944) ALS. 2 items. 4 p. Note: Friend from Chapel Hill, NC; discussion of "The Dog."
    • Folder ze
      Annie Rose Buchan, Memphis, TN. Letter to Peter Hillsman Taylor, Fort Oglethorpe, GA [Correspondence] (5 June 1943) TLS. 1 item. 2 p. Note: Hometown & family news; congratulations on marriage.
    • Folder zf
      James Ross, Pfc., HQ, 1382 Labor Supervision Company, Liege, Belgium. Letter to Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot [Correspondence] (14 May 1945) TLS. 1 item. 2 p. Note: James Ross was Eleanor Ross Taylor's brother and a noted author; the letters concern military service; PHT's prize for winning Partisan Review novelette contest.
    • Folder zg
      Diarmuid Russell, Russell & Volkening, Inc., New York, NY. Letters to Peter Hillsman Taylor, Fort Oglethorpe, GA; Sewanee, TN [Correspondence] (1, 22 June 1943; 1 April 1946) TLS. 3 items. 4 p. Note: Literary agent, regarding Doubleday contract; Eudora Welty, congratulations on marriage.
    • Folder zh
      Bud Southard, Managing Editor, Hika, Gambier, OH. Letters to Peter Hillsman Taylor, Memphis, TN [Correspondence] (30 April, ca. 10 May 1941) TLS. 2 items. 4 p. Note: Taylor manuscripts "Queen of Pleasure" & "A Spinster's Tale"; life at Kenyon College.
    • Folder zi
      Susan Thompson, St. Louis, MO. Letters to Peter Hillsman Taylor, Fort Oglethorpe, GA [Correspondence] (13, 18 February 1943) TLS. 2 items. 14 p. Note: Family news, pregnancy, working at Curtiss-Wright; advice on publishing enclosed poems; possible job at KMOX radio.
    • Folder zj
      James M. Waller, Monteagle, TN. Vmail letter to Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., 12th Replacement Depot, Dulverton, Somerset, England [Correspondence] (13 May 1944) ALS. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Response to letter from Taylor in Ireland; includes three recently-heard jokes [two concern Negroes].
  • Box 2
    • Folder a
      Thomas J. & Sarah White, Memphis, TN. Letters to Peter Hillsman Taylor, Chattanooga, TN, etc. [Correspondence] (3 June 1943 - 1 December 1949) ALS, TLS, Telegram. 39 items. 101 p. Note: THW served as Flight Officer, 4th Ferrying Group in Memphis, TN, Little Rock, AR, & Assam, India; postwar: T. H. White & Company, Cotton; Hometown friends.
    • Folder b
      Thomas J. & Sarah White, Memphis, TN. Letters & Photographs to Peter Hillsman Taylor, Memphis & Chattanooga, TN, Columbus, OH, & Charlottesville, VA. [Correspondence] (20 September 1952-19 January 1972) ALS & Photographic prints. 19 items. 41 p. Note: Photographs of Tom & Sarah attched to letter dated 26 April 1954; images #P-1169-013.002.b.3
    • Folder c
      Subject Headings for Autobiography, by Peter Hillsman Taylor [Manuscript] (undated) Holograph. 1 item. 6 p.
    • Folder d
      C. H. Abbott, Dulverton, Somerset, England. Letters to Peter Hillsman Taylor, New York, NY; Greensboro, NC; Bloomington, IN; Norwood & Hillsboro, NC [Correspondence] (20 May 1946-17 December 1950) ALS. 20 items. 44 p.
    • Folder e
      Biddy K. Abbott, Dulverton, Somerset, England. Letters to Peter Hillsman Taylor, New York, NY; Greensboro, NC; Charlottesville, VA [Correspondence] (1948, 1964, 1968, 1994) ALS. 4 items. 14 p. Note: Thanks for food parcels; food rationing; shabby clothing; requests second-hand clothing; needs cooking fats & cheese; Kennedy assassination; British election; Harold Wilson's socialist government.
    • Folder f
      Bloomington Telephone Directory, by Indiana Bell Telephone Company [Books] (December 1948). Printed. Paper back. 1 item. 74 p.
  • Box 3
    • Folder a
      • Tribute at Yale [for Randall Jarrell], by Peter Taylor, University of North Carolina at Greensboro The Alumni News [Periodicals] (Spring 1966) Printed. 2 items. 26 p. Note: Stuart Wright notecard: "Peter Taylor's copy w/ his holograph emendations, pp. 3 -5."  (item #1)
      • An Influx of Poets, by Jean Stafford, The New Yorker [Periodicals] (6 November 1978) Printed, 2 items. 112 p. pp. 43-60. Note: New Yorker cover annotated: "Jean Stafford story An Influx of Poets"; Stuart Wright postit note: "Peter Taylor's copy".   (item #2)
      • Oracle of the South; At 76 Writer Peter Taylor Finds New Magic in Stories from the Past: Peter Taylor's Washington Tale, The, by Ben Yagoda, The Washington Post Magazine [Periodicals] (9 May 1993) Printed, pp. 10 - 13, 29 - 30. 1 item. 20 p. Note: New Yorker cover annotated: "Jean Stafford story An Influx of Poets;" Post-it note by Stuart Wright "Peter Taylor's copy."  (item #3)
    • Folder b
      Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, Reception Center, Fort Oglethorpe, GA. Letters to his wife, Eleanor Ross Taylor [Correspondence] (26 April - 1 June 1943) ALS. TLS, Telegram. 16 items. 43 p. Note: Includes one letter from Jean Stafford dated 28 May 1943; Letters numbered in pencil in upper left hand corner #1-16.
    • Folder c
      Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot, Camp Butner, NC. Letters to his wife, Eleanor Ross Taylor [Correspondence] (22-25 January 1944) ALS. 5 items. 15 p. Note: Letters numbered in upper left hand corner, #21-25.
    • Folder d
      Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot, Dulverton, Somerset, England. Letters to his wife, Eleanor Ross Taylor [Correspondence] (23 February - 9 June 1944) ALS. 21 item. 99 p.
    • Folder e
      Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot, Dulverton, Somerset, England. Letters to his wife, Eleanor Ross Taylor [Correspondence] (11 June - 18 July 1944) ALS. 28 items. 114 p.
    • Folder f
      Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot, Dulverton, Somerset, England. Letters to his wife, Eleanor Ross Taylor [Correspondence] (1 September - 15 October 1944). ALS. 21 item. 87 p. Note: Some parts of the letters have been cut out.
  • Box 4
    • Folder a
      Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot, Dulverton, Somerset, England. Letters to his wife, Eleanor Ross Taylor [Correspondence] (30 March - 4 May 1944) ALS, TLS. 20 items. 103 p. Note: One letter has parts cut out of it.
    • Folder b
      Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot, Dulverton, Somerset, England. Letters to his wife, Eleanor Ross Taylor [Correspondence] (3 - 30 August 1944) ALS. 16 items. 69 p. Note: Letter of 30 August enclosed a color postcard from his mother with an image of Assembly Inn, Monteagle Assembly, Monteagle, Tennessee on the front; image #PC-1169-013.4.b.4; Letter of 25 August enclosed the program for G. B. Shaw's You Never Can Tell, Theatre Royal, Bristol.
    • Folder c
      Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot, Dulverton, Somerset, England. Letters to his wife, Eleanor Ross Taylor [Correspondence] (18 October - 17 December 1944). ALS, TLS, Vmail. 31 item. 104 p. Note: includes Vmail letters dated 7 & 9 December 1944; image #P-1169-013.004.c.5 & #P-1169-013.004.c.5
  • Box 5
    • Folder a
      Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot, Camp Butner, NC. Letters to his wife, Eleanor Ross Taylor [Correspondence] (18 January - 17 February 1944) ALS, Postcards. 8 items. 20 p. Note: Letters numbered in pencil in upper left hand corner #17-20, 26-29; Postcard #18, dated 20 January 1944 shows black & white image of the Music Building, W. C. U. N. C. [Women's College, University of North Carolina], Greensboro, North Carolina on the front; image #PC-1169-013.005.a.7; Postcard #17, dated 19 January 1944, shows a color image of Glenn Memorial Church, Campus of Emory University, Atlanta, GA; image #PC-1169-013.005.a.8
    • Folder b
      Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot, Northern Ireland. Letters to his wife, Eleanor Ross Taylor [Correspondence] (17 February - 30 March 1944) ALS, Telegrams. 20 items. 101 p. Note: Includes telegram from PHT's mother to Eleanor dated 30 March 1944.
    • Folder c
      Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot, Dulverton, Somerset, England. Letters to his wife, Eleanor Ross Taylor [Correspondence] (19 December 1944 - 28 January 1945). ALS, Vmail. 19 items. 49 p.
    • Folder d
      Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot, Dulverton, Somerset, England. Letters to his wife, Eleanor Ross Taylor [Correspondence] (1 February - 11 April 1945) ALS, TLS, Vmail. 25 items. 75 p. Note: Letters describe military duty and life; includes images of 3 Vmail letters, from Peter to Eleanor, dated 5 April 1945 #P-1169-013.005.d.9; dated 9 April 1945 #P-1169-013.005.d.10; dated 1 March 1945 #P-1169-013.005.d.11
    • Folder e
      Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot, Dulverton, Somerset, England. Letters to his wife, Eleanor Ross Taylor [Correspondence] (14 April - 18 June 1945). ALS, Telegrams. 21 item. 84 p. Note: Includes descriptions of life in the military and how he heard of President Roosevelt's death, 14 April 1945; end of war in Europe, 7-9 May 1945.
    • Folder f
      Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot, Dulverton, Somerset, England. Letters to his wife, Eleanor Ross Taylor [Correspondence] (20 June - 12 September 1945). ALS, TLS. 26 items. 66 p. Note: Includes trips to London & Paris.
    • Folder g
      Peter Hillsman Taylor, Sgt., HQ Company, 12th Replacement Depot, Dulverton, Somerset, England. Letters to his wife, Eleanor Ross Taylor [Correspondence] (23 September - 1 December 1945) ALS, TLS, Postcards. 21 item. 59 p. Note: Includes visit to Paris.
    • Folder h
      Half a Look of Caine, by William Goyen [Novel] (ca. 1950s) Edited carbon typescript. 1 item. 127 p. Note: Unpublished novel.
  • Box 6
    • Folder a
      Reynolds Price. Christmas Card to Peter and Eleanor Taylor [Correspondence] (December 1972) TLS. 1 item. 3 p. Note: Autographed "To Peter & [Moms - ?] from Reynolds"; Post-it note by Stuart Wright: "Peter and Eleanor Taylor".
    • Folder b
      Save Me, Joe Louis: A Novel by Madison Smartt Bell. Publicity Material [Folder] (April - November 1993) Typescripts, Photocopy typescripts, Photographic prints, Holograph notes. 9 items. 12 p. Note: Includes "Emmagene Rides Again", by Madison Smartt Bell (11/1993) typescripts; "The Booklist Interview: Madison Smartt Bell" (20 April 1993) Photocopy typescript; a publicity portrait of Bell; etc.
    • Folder c
      William Empson. Letter to Mr. [Peter?] Taylor requesting that he forward the enclosed to Robert Lowell [Correspondence] (undated) ALS. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Torn in 2 places affecting text.
    • Folder d
      [Peter] Hillsman Taylor, Jr. [Passport] (20 May 1935) Printed form. 1 item. 19 p. Note: Passport #194706; includes Medical Examination Records; Visa stamped Liverpool, 19 June 1935.
Series 2 :
Uncorrected Proofs
  • Box 7
    • Folder a
      Looking for Bobby: A Novel, by Gloria Norris [Books] (New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1985) Uncorrected Proofs. ISBN: 0-394-54502-8. 3 items. 137 p. Note: Condition: Good; No signature; uncorrected bound galley proofs; publisher's publicity page stapled in; TLS from publisher, William T. Loverd, to Peter Hillsman Taylor laid in; transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection (9.24.2010) #58-13
    • Folder b
      Summons to Memphis: A Novel, A, by Peter Taylor [Books] (New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf, 1986) Uncorrected Proofs. ISBN: 0-394-41062-9. 3 items. 104 p. Note: Condition: Good; uncorrected proof; Signed by George Garrett; publisher's two page publicity note stapled in; publisher's business card laid in; transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection (9/24/2010) #53-2
    • Folder c
      Boston Adventure: A Novel, by Jean Stafford [Books] (New York, NY: Harcourt, Brace and Company, 1944) Uncorrected Proof. 1 item. 250 p. Note: Condition: Fair - spine creased and cracked; cover torn and worn; Signed by Peter Taylor; advance proof confidential; transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection (9/24/2010) #53-12
    • Folder d
      Moss on the North Side, by Sylvia Wilkinson [Books] (Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin, 1966) Uncorrected Proof. 1 item. 134 p. Note: Condition: Good; spiral bound; uncorrected proof; Signed by Sylvia Wilkinson; transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection (9/24/2010) #53-20
    • Folder e
      Cry of Absence, A, by Madison Jones [Books] (New York, NY: Crown Pub. Inc., 1972) Advanced Uncorrected Proofs #4409. Spiral bound. Note: Good condition; first page loose; foxing and discoloration; signed by Madison Jones and Peter Taylor; author's galley proofs of Sewanee Review article by Madison Jones with corrections in pencil laid in filed oversized. Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection (9/24/2010) #49-1
    • Folder f
      Deliverance, by James Dickey [Books] (Boston, MA: Houghton Mifflin Company, 1970, © 1969) Uncorrected proof #54524 & Leaflet. Spiral bound. English & French language. 2 items. 102 p. Note: Leaflet in French language. Autographed: "Peter Taylor Charlottesville, VA 917 Rugby Road. Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection (9/24/2010) #50-1
Series 3 :
Loose Manuscripts From Book Collection
  • Box 8
    • Folder a
      Modern Painters, v. 3, by John Ruskin [Books] (undated) Holograph. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Stuart Wright annotated note: "Peter's [Peter Hillsman Taylor] pencil notes at back, pp. 325-26 (and occasionally in text)"; Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection #53.4
    • Folder b
      Sapho: Manon Lescaut, by Antoine Francois Prevost, Alphonse Daudet, translator [Books] (1919) Botanical material. 131 items. 131 p. Note: Four Leaf Clovers pressed between pages of book; Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection #53.5
    • Folder c
      Six Modern American Plays, Allan G. Halline, editor [Books] (undated) Printed & Holographs. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Harper & Brothers bibliographic index card for Harry Simmons' "How To Run a Club"; Peter [Hillsman] Taylor's name is written on verso; Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection #53.15
    • Folder d
      Happy Families Are All Alike, by Peter Hillsman Taylor [Books] (undated) Holographs. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Stuart Wright note: "John Crowe Ransom"; Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection #53.17
    • Folder e
      Happy Families Are All Alike, by Peter Hillsman Taylor [Books] (undated) Holographs. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Stuart Wright note on paper slip: "See RPW Letters, v. 4, pp. 286-87;" Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection #53.18
    • Folder f
      The Chattahoochee Review, v. VI, n. 1 [Periodicals] (Fall 1984) Printed. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Annotated compliment card: "Mr. [Peter Hillsman] Taylor, we hope this meets with your approval;" Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection #53.21
    • Folder g
      Harbrace Handbook of English, by John C. Hodges [Books] (1952) Holographs. 1 item. 4 p. Note: Anonymous holograph notes regarding meetings at church: "Call all your fellows and tell them;" Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection #53.24
    • Folder h
      Moss on the North Side, by Sylvia Wilkinson [Books] (1966-1969) Carbon typescript and Printed. 2 items. 3 p. Note: Compliment card and introduction to publication by one of Randall Jarrell's writing students; Introduction by Mary Jarrell for Sylvia Wilkinson, annotated "Historical Book Club-1969;" Houghton Mifflin Company complimentary copy card; Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection #53.31
    • Folder i
      Vanderbilt Miscellany, A, Richmond Croom Beatty, editor [Books] (1944) ALS, Printed & Ephemera. 3 items. 12 p. Note: Student tickets, letters, wedding invitations: Holograph note by Stuart Wright indicating pages signed by authors Robert Penn Warren (p. 31), Robert Lytle (p. 39), Cheney (p. 62), Still (p. 88), Sullivan (p. 117) & Brooks (p. 179); Peter Hillsman Taylor's Louisiana State University student athletics ticket book for the 1940-41, with photographic identification; Peter Hillsman Taylor letter to "Nettie" (5 June 1929) a marriage invitation to the wedding of Peter Hillsman Taylor's parents, Katherine Baird Taylor and Matthew Hillsman Taylor, (8 January 1908); Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection #53.32
    • Folder j
      Poet's Corner, The, Max Beerbohm, editor [Books] (1943) ALS & Holograph note. 2 items. 2 p. Note: Letter to "Dear [Peter Hillsman] Taylor" from C. H. Abbott Dulverton, England, accompanying a "small work of literary criticism by [Carton ?]" (19 August 1944); Stuart Wright Post-it note: "ID of letter? Abbott;" Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection #53.34
    • Folder k
      Summons to Memphis, A, by Peter Hillsman Taylor [Books] (1978) ALS & TLS. 3 items. 4 p. Note: Peter Hillsman Taylor letters to "Red" [Robert Penn Warren] (11 June 1978; 2 February, 16 May 1987) re: friendship with Jim McPherson, Memphis cardiologist & jazz musician Tom White, spending summer in Sewanee, children's careers, Sam Monk, Warren's "place" in Vermont; Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection #53.38
    • Folder l
      Wilderness of Ladies, by Eleanor Ross Taylor [Books] (1965) Printed. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Separation, by Eleanor Ross Taylor [Mrs. Peter Hillsman Taylor] printed for the Friends of the Library of the University of North Carolina at Greensboro [Broadside] (6 May 1965) Printed; autographed "Eleanor Ross Taylor;" Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection #53.40
    • Folder m
      Long Fourth and Other Stories, A, by Peter Hillsman Taylor [Books] (1948) Printed & TLS. 1 item. 2 p. Note: Eudora Welty, Letter to Peter Hillsman Taylor declining to meet at the Arts Forum in Greensboro but wishing to meet him and Robert Penn Warren who she has never met "outside a Forum" (16 February 1947); Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection #53.45
    • Folder n
      Happy Families Are All Alike, by Peter Hillsman Taylor [Books] (1959) Printed. 1 item. 1 p. Note: Stuart Wright holograph note: "George Garrett"; Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection #53.49
    • Folder o
      Long Fourth and Other Stories, A, by Peter Hillsman Taylor [Books] (1947) Printed. 1 item. 2 p. Note: Andrew Lytle's review of Reservations by Peter Hillman Taylor [Edited typescript]; Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection #53.50
    • Folder p
      Miss Leonora When Last Seen, by Peter Hillsman Taylor [Books] (1960) Printed. 2 items. 2 p. Note: Postcard from Eleanor Ross and Peter Hillsman Taylor, to Mr. and Mrs. [Randall] Jarrell, Greensboro, NC; verso shows City Hall and Belfry of Brugge, Belgium; Stuart Wright Post-it note: "dropped line? See p. 365, ML;" Transferred from Stuart Wright Book Collection #53.52
Series 4 :
Oversized Materials
Oversize Folder os1
Old Forest From the Story, The, by Peter Taylor [Broadside] (1985) Printed. 1 item. 1 p. Filed oversized. Transferred from 1169-013.1.o.
Oversize Folder os2
Spinster's Tale, A, by Peter Taylor, Southern Review [Short Story] (Autumn 1940) Edited Author's Proof. 1 item. 8 p. Filed oversized. Transferred from 1169-013.1.zh.
Oversize Folder os3
Fugitives, The, by Madison Jones, Sewanee Review, Vol. 62, # 2 (April-June, 1954), pp. 271-291. Author's Galley Proof. Unbound. 1 item. 15 p. Note: Corrections in pencil; found in proof of A Cry of Absence by Madison Jones (1972) Transferred from Stuart Wright Collection Printed Works # 49-1 (9/24/2010) Filed oversized. Transferred from 1169-013.8.p.

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