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Authors, American -- Archives -- Virginia

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

Sidney Alexander collection

Identifier: M 204
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of correspondence, publications and other materials.

Dates: 1959-1995

Marietta Minnegerode Andrews papers

Identifier: M 189
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of approximately 100 items. The bulk of the material concerns Black Brother, a long, unfinished manuscript that Mrs. Andrews was working on when she died. Some of her notes and research materials are included, as well as seven of her short stories. There are two pages that have been identified as belonging to George Washington's Country.

Dates: 1914-1931

Margaret Freeman Cabell papers

Identifier: M 228
Scope and Contents

The Margaret Waller Freeman Cabell papers date from 1910 to 1982 and consist of papers and memorabilia from the activities of Cabell, James Branch Cabell, Ballard Hartwell Cabell, and other family members. The bulk of the collection contains correspondence between Margaret Freeman Cabell, James Branch Cabell, and their friends, colleagues, and business associates.

Dates: 1910 - 1982

Priscilla S. Fairbank papers

Identifier: M 191
Scope and Contents

The collection is comprised of copies of the author's books, scrapbooks, and personal correspondence.

Dates: 1925-1979

Cathryn Hankla papers

Identifier: M 299
Scope and Contents Cathryn Hankla's collection contains her poetry, short stories, plays, and novels from 1971 to 1992. The material documents the development and maturation of Hankla from the age of 13. The bulk of Hankla's collection is in her poetry drafts (1971-1989) and her published work (1980-1992). There are no significant gaps in her collection since its contents are spread out evenly throughout its 21 year period.Another strength of Hankla's papers is in her poetry. Containing the poems that she has...
Dates: 1971-1992

Powhatan (Polly) Stone papers

Identifier: M 79
Scope and Contents

This collection covers the span of Miss Stone's working life from 1920 onward. The material divides itself into three groups. The first group includes dialogues by Miss Stone about her job and the people, places and things which she encountered. The second group includes correspondence dating from 1920 to 1976. The third group consists of the majority of her literary works including essays, poetry, short stories and class notes.

Dates: 1920-1976

Emma Gray Trigg papers

Identifier: M 40
Scope and Contents The Emma Gray (White) Trigg Papers (1920-1971) consist chiefly of drafts of her plays, "Julep Time," "The Lone Vixen," "To Have and To Hold" and "Greenbriar," and her book of poetry, "The Spanish Pirates", together with some unpublished poetry and material about various subjects. Correspondence includes letters from fellow literary artists Max Eastman, James Branch Cabell, Ellen Glasgow, Harry M. Meacham, Marjorie K. Rawlings, Louis Untermeyer and Carl Van Vechten. Photographs include one of...
Dates: 1920-1971

Frances Leigh Williams papers

Identifier: M 20
Scope and Contents

The Papers of Frances Leigh Williams includes Miss Williams' major published works, in manuscript and proof form, as well as letters from Ellen Glasgow and Carl Van Vechten.

Dates: 1935-1977