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Anthony Armstrong papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1510
Scope and Contents Autobiographical materials, publishers' correspondence and contracts, and manuscripts for literary works. Anthony Armstrong flourished from 1924 to 1976 and was known for writing in several literary genres, including historical, humorous, crime, and country novels; humorous short stories; drama; nonfiction works; and film and radio scripts.
Dates: 1920-1976

The girl who died

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2471
Scope and Contents Typewritten book manuscript for publication. The item includes handwritten corrections made by the author. This novel is a mystery about how a girl died.
Dates: 1955

Now sleeps the crimson petal

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2519
Scope and Contents Handwritten short stories. These are original manuscripts of the stories "Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal" and "The Birthday." These items include handwritten corrections made in the texts. Also included are newspaper clippings that document Bates' life and career.
Dates: 1952-1974

The right thing

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1242
Scope and Contents Handwritten holograph manuscript stamped "10 Oct. 1899." The manuscript is a love story set in South Africa during the Boar War. There are numerous corrections in the author's hand.
Dates: 1899 October 10

William Sansom autobiography

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1532
Scope and Contents Holograph of an unpublished short story, "The Countess," on 13 loose foolscap pages. The work includes revisions and deletions and was the last the author completed. Autobiographical material is contained in a quarto notebook. In is handwritten and includes revisions, deletions and marginal notes.
Dates: 1976

The tree

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2552
Scope and Contents Typewritten short story with handwritten corrections. The item is believed to have been written in February of 1926. It was published later. The story is about a tree facing the elements.
Dates: 1926