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Account of the Poet Caedmon

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1564
Scope and Contents Photographs of an original manuscript by Beda Venerabilis. The item is an extract from Bede's "Historia ecclesiastica gentis Anglorum" (The Ecclesiastical History of the English People) which gives an account of the poet Caedmon. The account gives a list of the subjects treated by Caedmon, relates the story of his miraculous rise to fame, praises the poet's virtue and the power of his verse to promote virtue in others, and concludes with a description of his saintly death. The original...
Dates: 731

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

Barton Orville Aylesworth correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS SC 826
Scope and Contents This collection consists of letters sent to Barton Orville Aylesworth in response to his inquiries. Aylesworth asked these writers of both fiction and factual books to tell him about themselves and about their writings. The replies were mostly short, autobiographical, and often included lists of publications. The letters were usually hand-written and were signed by the authors. Most of the authors sent only one letter, but several sent two, including Bliss Perry (1860-1954), William Wetmore...
Dates: 1877-1906, 1894-1895

Mildred Barthel autobiography and poetry

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1080
Scope and Contents

Typewritten autobiography and copies of stories and poems, some of which have been published in various magazines throughout the United States. Barthel discusses her education, marriage, and family. She describes events leading to her conversion to the Mormon Church in Iowa, and explains how principles of that church and her love of writing have fulfilled many aspects in her life.

Dates: 1978

Biographical sketch of John Oxenham

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2915
Scope and Contents

A typed biographical sketch of John Oxenham, an English author. His real name was William Arthur Dunkerley. Mentions his business experiences in France and the United States. Mainly traces the beginnings of his writing career.

Dates: approximately 1948

J. Ross Browne letter

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: Vault MSS 648
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter to a colleague thanking him for tickets to a lecture.

Dates: 1868

Louisa Chamberlain : a youthful pioneer

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2611
Scope and Contents

Typewritten story with handwritten corrections. The story is a fictionalized account of a young woman living in New Harmony, Utah. In the item, Chamberlain tells about her life in nineteenth century Utah.

Dates: 1958

Bill Conrad magazine article

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 1425
Scope and Contents

March 19, 1978 issue of "Westworld" magazine containing an article about Fred A. Rosenstock.

Dates: 1978 March 19

Byrl Brown Dorland newspaper clippings

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 2182
Scope and Contents

Photocopies of newspaper clippings. The items are either by Dorland or about her and her work. Some of the materials deal with Dorland's interest in the career and grave of the American writer, Washington Irving (1783-1859).

Dates: 1979-1983

Exponent II records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1527
Scope and Contents

Contains materials from Exponent II, including minutes, photographs, scrapbooks, and articles. Materials were produced during the meetings, retreats and parties, and publications of the members of Exponent II in the greater Boston and New England area. Dated 1974 to 2001.

Dates: 1974-2001

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Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 3
Armstrong, Anthony, 1897-1976 2
Hartley, L. P. (Leslie Poles), 1895-1972 2
Sansom, William, 1912-1976 2
Yore, Clem (Clement), 1875-1936 2
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Acland, Alice, 1912- 1
Aylesworth, Barton Orville, 1860-1933 1
Barthel, Mildred L. 1
Bede, the Venerable, Saint, 673-735 1
Berrett, William E. (William Edwin) 1
Bowen, Elizabeth, 1899-1973 1
Brigham Young University 1
Browne, J. Ross (John Ross), 1821-1875 1
Buck, Claude, 1890-1974 1
Caedmon 1
Cecil, David, 1902-1986 1
Chamberlain, Louisa 1
Conrad, Bill 1
Dorland, Byrl Brown 1
Evans, William Minshall 1
Ferrucci, Francesco 1
Field, Eugene, 1850-1895 1
Girault, Francis 1
Graves, Diana 1
Gregg, Josiah, 1806-1850 1
Guiterman, Arthur, 1871-1943 1
Harbin, Charlotte 1
Haycock, Amy LeFevre, 1870-1933 1
Heardwick, Philip A. 1
Holland, Henry, 1583-1650? 1
Horner, David 1
Hunt (Family : Hunt, Austin George, 1907-2006) 1
Hunt, Andrew, 1947- 1
Hunt, Austin George, 1907-2006 1
Hunt, Charlene, 1954- 1
Hunt, Mildred Tobler, 1916-2016 1
Irving, Washington, 1783-1859 1
James, Will, 1892-1942 1
Joan, of Arc, Saint, 1412-1431 1
Johnson family 1
Johnson, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin), 1818-1905 1
Johnson, Sarah Elizabeth Senior, 1866- 1
Josephine 1
Keate, Susanna Mehetable Rogers Sangiovanni Pickett, 1813-1905 1
Kitchin, C. H. B. (Clifford Henry Benn), 1895-1967 1
Larson, Clinton F. 1
Le Normand, M. A. (Marie-Anne Adélaide), 1772-1843 1
Louis Philippe, King of the French, 1773-1850 1
Mann, May 1
Markham, Edwin, 1852-1940 1
Miles, Zaidee Walker, 1863-1951 1
Mormon Sisters, Inc. 1
Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947 1
Orr, Robert 1
Oxenham, Erica 1
Oxenham, John, 1852-1941 1
Parish, Lillie Haycock 1
Pickett family 1
Relief Society (Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints) 1
Rich, Alice Redd 1
Rogers, David W. (David White), 1787-1881 1
Rosenstock, Fred A., 1895- 1
Sangiovanni, Beneito, 1781- 1
Schiller, Juel Buck 1
Stapleton, Thomas, 1535-1598 1
Stark, Freya 1
Taylor, John Whittaker, 1858-1916 1
Taylor, Samuel W. (Samuel Woolley), 1907-1997 1
Walker, Charles L., 1832-1904 1
Wayne, C. J. 1
Wells, Kenneth Dale, 1908-1998 1
Whittier, John Greenleaf, 1807-1892 1
Wyndham, Francis M. (Francis Merrick) 1
Young, Brigham, 1801-1877 1
Young, Zina Diantha Huntington Jacobs Smith, 1821-1901 1
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