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Ben R. Badley papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1904
Scope and Contents

Letters, magic kits, essays, and articles. The materials relate to how to perform sleight-of-hand tricks and other illusions.

Dates: 1883-1939

Irene M. Bates papers

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 1861
Scope and Contents

Contains correspondence, newspaper clippings, certificates, speeches, essays, and periodicals. Much of the materials deal with Bates's historical studies and writings, including the production of the film Reflections. Also included is an autobiographical sketch by Edward Wootton, Bates's father. Materials date from between 1958 and 1981.

Dates: 1958-1981

Charles C. Clayton papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1792
Scope and Contents

Newspaper clippings, correspondence, scrapbooks, club rosters, programs, and essays. Clayton wrote for the St. Louis Globe-Democrat newspaper. The materials relate to Clayton's work as a journalist and include many of his editorials and other reporting.

Dates: 1921-1970

Clarence Cottam papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1942
Scope and Contents

Correspondence, reports, articles, notes, minutes, essays, certificates, and miscellaneous items. The materials relate to Cottam's numerous professional activities while working im many capacities for the United States government and for Brigham Young University. The items largely deal with Cottam's work as an ecologist and as a conservationist.

Dates: 1924-1974

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

Barbara Lucille Hall papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1670
Scope and Contents

Collection includes poems, correspondence, diaries, autobiographical sketches, and miscellaneous items written or collected by Barbara Lucille Hall.

Dates: 1976-1983

Lowell Thomas letters

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 2243
Scope and Contents

Typewritten copies of letters, essays, and news reports broadcast on radio. Thomas comments on United States' and world affairs and describes the numerous areas he visited. These materials were assembled by Hack Miller for the "Deseret News" newspaper in Salt Lake City, Utah.

Dates: 1961-1981

W. Somerset Maugham correspondence

 Collection — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1496
Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence between W. Somerset Maugham and others, including Ken McCormick, an editor-in-chief, and a Mr. Shively. Several handwritten and typed letters are by William and a few are addressed to him. The letters discuss his writings and are dated from 1950-1961. All the letters are signed as W.S. Maugham. A typescript copy of W. Somerset Maugham's "Purely for My Pleasure" is included at the end of the collection with a list of paintings that appear in the...
Dates: 1950-1961

Lowry Nelson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 223
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and typewritten correspondence, essays, social surveys, articles, and student papers. Most of the items deal with Nelson's social research on Mormon communities in Utah and Canada.

Dates: 1929-1978

Hans Rost papers

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 1341
Scope and Contents

Handwritten essay and correspondence in German. The essay deals with primitive tribes. One of the letters is to Rost from his publisher. The other is from Rost and expresses interest in biblical studies.

Dates: 1923

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