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Josette B. Ashford papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 6137
Scope and Contents

Contains Josette Ashford's personal scrapbook of photographs, postcards, correspondence and clippings detailing her life from the early 1920s until about 1999 and course materials as a professor of French and Italian at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. Also included are linguistics research and publications, handouts, articles, news clippings, poetry, and literary/linguistic analysis note card files from 1951 to 1990. It also includes her life history.

Dates: 1920-1999

Count Itwa bound manuscript

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1361
Scope and Contents Handwritten and bound manuscript in French entitled "LES FOLIES D'UN PENSEUR" (The Foolishness of a Thinker). The item contains various writings on philosophical topics such as the process by which authors are inspired, and how men come to worship God. It also contains some thoughts on the human condition. These are followed by a long dissertation on Napoleon (1769-1821) and Napoleon III (1808-1873). The author writes about the latter's politics, character, and morality. Following these...
Dates: 1851-1863

Catherine de Medicis, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of France, 1519-1589 letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 5910

Photocopies and postcards of letter written on 8 January 1571 by Catherine de Medicis to Monsieur de Fourquevaux, member of the King’s privy council and ambassador to Spain.

Dates: 1571

Jessica Day George papers

Identifier: MSS 7550
Scope and Contents

Collection contains advanced reader copies of Jessica Day George's publications, editions of those works from Great Britain, France, and Italy, as well as manuscripts from four of her books. Other material in this collection includes printed copies of interviews, correspondence, publicity materials, and crayon drawings of a dress mentioned in Dragon Slippers. Dated 2006-2010.

Dates: 2006-2010

Alfred Joseph Naquet letters

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1075
Scope and Contents

Four, short, handwritten letters found in a copy of Naquet's book "Religion, Proprieété, Famille." The items deal with personal, legal, and political matters.

Dates: 1907-1913

Theodore Nystrom letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 3170
Scope and Contents

Collection contains mission correspondence from friends and family during Nystrom's mission to Europe between 1897 and 1899. The majority of the letters are from Kate Thomas, a friend of Theodore Nystrom. Her letters, often long, detail events in Salt Lake City, Utah prior to and during the Spanish-American War.

Dates: 1846-1900

Marcel Schwob correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 8401
Scope and Contents Materials contain copies of the original correspondence from Marcel Schwob to W.G.C. Bijvanck dated 1891-1898 and a letter from Maurice Barrès to Marcel Schwob written in 1892. The letters are written in French and Schwob seems to send most of his from Paris, France. Folder 1 contains the copies of letters 2-37 from Schwob to Bijvanck; Folder 2 contains letter 56 from Barrès to Schwob; and Folder 3 contains extra copies of some of the letters. The documents are ordered according to the way...
Dates: 1891-1898

Souvenirs de l'annee 1870

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1513
Scope and Contents

Bound carbon copy of a typed document in French. This consists of a letter from Chevreau to his daughter Marguerite de Kronenberg. The letter incorporates notes that were taken during the years 1869-1872, which describe political events in France taking place at the time. Copies of letters on political matters are also included.

Dates: 1886

Beatrice Sparks papers

Identifier: MSS 2224
Scope and Contents

The majority of the collection is related to Spark's work as an author. This includes biographical material, correspondence from readers and publishers, manuscripts and printer proofs, and other material Sparks collected relating to her books. There is also correspondence and information documenting the mission she and her husband served for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Dates range from 1949 to 2005.

Dates: 1949-2005

Bernard Zaslav papers on the viola

Identifier: MSS 8301
Scope and Contents

This collection contains Bernard Zaslav's papers on the viola which consist of solo and chamber music scores, his own compositions and arrangements, and correspondence with other musicians. The collection also includes photographs and other promotional material for his performing groups. Dated approximately 1770-2014 with the bulk of the materials being from approximately 1900-2014.

Dates: Publication: approximately 1770-2014; Publication: Majority of material found within 1900-2014

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