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Sister Jane Patricia Freeland Collection

 Collection
Identifier: exws-sisterjanepatriciafreeland
Scope and Contents The collection documents the academic work and education of Sister Jane P. Freeland, who was a nun, lover of music, and a medieval scholar recognized worldwide as the translator of medieval religious works never before available in English. The vast majority of the items are drafts of her translations and notebooks full of her jottings. She particularly loved medieval songs and hymns of Abelard.The collections also contains personal material including correspondence with her home...
Dates: approximately 1970s-2010s

Special Collections Miscellany

 Collection
Identifier: 05-exws_splmisc
Abstract

Miscellaneous serials, cards, pamphlets and booklets relating or other examples of ephemeral printed material for use with graphic design, literature and history students.

Dates: 1919-1976; Majority of material found within Bulk 1975-1976; Other: Date acquired: 1996-2015

Ted Wilentz, Diane di Prima and Barbara Guest Correspondence Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 03-01-exws_wilentz-diprima
Abstract

Correspondence received by bookseller Ted (Theodore) Wilentz from the poets Diane di Prima and Barbara Guest between the late 1960s and late 1990s.

Dates: 1967-1991

The Aelfric Archive

 Collection
Identifier: 02-exws_aelfric
Abstract

Archive of research materials relating to Aelfric of Eynsham (c. 955 CE - c. 1010 CE). Archive consists mostly of photocopied materials and offprints used by Proffessor Luke Reinsma compiled the work, Aelfric: an annotated bibliography, published by Garland in 1987.

Dates: 1850-1998; Other: Majority of material found within 1881-1985; Other: Date acquired: 1997

The Shadow Archive

 Collection
Identifier: 05-exws_shadow
Abstract

Press kit for the 1994 Universal Studios film, The Shadow, starring Alec Baldwin, John Lone and Penelope Ann Miller, and directed by Russell Mulcahy. The archive alsos includes four issues of the detective fiction serial The Shadow published the 1930s and 1940s.

Dates: 1932-1994

Walter Whitman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: exws_whitman
Scope and Contents

Collection consists of 5 framed photographs and one framed poem, illustrated. The photographs feature portraits of Walt Whitman. Poem entitled Leaves of Grass.

Dates: 1871-1882

Welborn Hall Typography Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 05-exws_welborn
Abstract

This collection is housed in 2 boxes and contains pamphlets on aspects of commercial printing.

Dates: 1956-1988

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Correspondence 19
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence 8
Poets, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence 7
American poetry -- 20th century 6
Letters 6
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Ephemera 5
Proofs (Printing) 5
Serial publications 5
Pamphlets 4
Poetry 4
Publishers and publishing 4
Small presses 4
Typescripts 4
American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism 3
American poetry -- 19th century 3
Authors -- 20th century -- Correspondence 3
Catalogs 3
Cistercians 3
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 3
Graphic arts 3
Graphic design (Typography) 3
Poets, American -- 20th century 3
Postcards 3
Authors, American -- 20th century 2
Bibliographies 2
Book designers--United States 2
Books -- Reviews 2
Calligraphy 2
Children's books -- United States 2
Diaries 2
English poetry -- 20th century 2
English poetry -- History and criticism 2
Illumination of books and manuscripts 2
Illustration of books 2
Obituaries 2
Poets -- 20th century -- Correspondence 2
Printing -- History 2
Printing -- Specimens 2
Spiritual life -- Catholic Church 2
articles 2
drawings (visual works) 2
translations (documents) 2
Academic writing 1
Advertisements 1
America, Captain (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc. 1
American literature -- 20th century 1
Animated films 1
Architecture -- Middle East 1
Architecture, Medieval -- Europe 1
Architecture, Medieval -- Great Britain 1
Art portfolios 1
Art, Chinese -- Catalogs 1
Artists -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Arts -- Periodicals 1
Auction catalogs 1
Authors, American -- 21st century 1
Authors, South African -- 20th century 1
Autographs -- Collections 1
Avengers (Fictitious characters) -- Comic books, strips, etc. 1
Batman (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc. 1
Beer labels -- Design 1
Beowulf -- Criticism, Textual 1
Book auctions--Catalogs 1
Book design--United States 1
Book industries and trade--United States--20th century 1
Book jackets 1
Bookbinding 1
Bookplates -- Collectors and collecting 1
Bookplates -- Specimens 1
Books 1
Books -- History 1
Breviaries -- Texts 1
Business records 1
Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- History 1
Catwoman (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc. 1
Certificates 1
Chapbooks 1
Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400. Canterbury tales 1
Children's literature -- United States 1
Children's literature, American 1
Children's literature, English 1
Children's periodicals 1
Children's poetry, American 1
Children’s stories, American 1
Christian literature, English (Old) -- Bibliography 1
Church architecture 1
Cistercian glass painting and staining -- France 1
Cistercian monasteries 1
Cistercians -- Liturgy -- Texts 1
College teachers as authors 1
College teaching 1
Comic books, strips, etc. 1
Comic books, strips, etc. -- Graphic novels 1
Commercial art -- Printing 1
Commercial art -- United States -- 20th century 1
Cuneiform tablets--Specimens 1
Detective and mystery stories 1
Devotional exercises 1
Donald Duck (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc. 1
Dummies (Bookselling) 1
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Language
French 1
German 1
Latin 1
Mongolian 1
Russian 1
 
Names
Callan, Edward (Edward Thomas O'Dwyer), 1917-2011 3
Black Sparrow Press 2
Abbaye de Lachalade (Meuse, France) 1
Abbaye de Pontigny 1
Abbaye de la Bénisson-Dieu 1
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Aelfric, Abbot of Eynsham 1
Aelred, of Rievaulx, Saint, 1110-1167 1
Allen, Francis Wilbur 1
Allen, Thomas B. (Thomas Burt), 1928-2004 1
Arion Press 1
Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973 1
Baldwin, Alec, 1958- 1
Bellesorte, Anthony R., approximately 1936- 1
Benson, John Howard, 1901-1956 1
Bergé, Carol, 1928-2006 1
Berlin, Lucia 1
Bixby, Robert, 1952-2012 1
Blackburn, Paul 1
Blake, Trevor 1
Bloodroot Press 1
Boutilier, Nancy, 1961- 1
Bowles, Jane (Bowles, Jane Auer), 1917-1973 1
Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999 1
Boyce, Gray Cowan, 1899-1981 1
Braceland, Lawrence C. 1
Briggs, Katherine Mary 1
Brigham, Besmilr 1
Bromige, David 1
Bukowski, Charles T. 1
Caenegem, R. C. van (Raoul Charles) 1
Cash, Barbara 1
Christensen, Paul, 1943- 1
Christie, Manson & Woods International Inc. 1
Clampitt, Amy 1
Clark, Tom (Thomas Willard), 1941- 1
Club Konrad Haebler‏ 1
Cobbing, Bob, 1920-2002 1
Codrescu, Andrei, 1946- 1
Coleman, Wanda 1
Cook, Ferris 1
Cooney, Seamus 1
Corman, Cid 1
Cossery, Albert, 1913-2008 1
Creeley, Robert, 1926-2005 1
Crews, Judson 1
DC Comics, Inc. 1
Davis, R. H. C. (Ralph Henry Carless), 1918-1991 1
Dawson, Fielding, 1930-2002 1
Di Prima, Diane 1
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 1
Dorn, Edward 1
Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945 1
Dunn, Frederick, Dr. 1
Edwards, Paul, 1950- 1
Eigner, Larry, 1927-1996 1
Enslin, Theodore 1
Episcopal Community of St. John the Baptist (Mendham, N.J.) 1
Eshleman, Clayton 1
Estelle Doheny Collection 1
Everson, William, 1912-1994 1
Faas, Ekbert, 1938- 1
Faksimile-Verlag Luzern 1
Fante, John, 1909-1983 1
Field, Edward, 1924- 1
Francis, Lesley Lee, 1931- 1
Frank, Thaisa 1
Freeland, Jane Patricia, 1910-2004 1
Gilbert, of Hoyland 1
Goodman, Paul, 1911-1972 1
Gordimer, Nadine 1
Grossinger, Richard, 1944- 1
Guest, Barbara 1
Hall, Donald, 1928- 1
Hanka, Ladislav 1
Hartenstein, Fred V. 1
Hartley, Marsden, 1877-1943 1
Helms, Alan 1
Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911 1
Hilles, Howard 1
Inman, Will, 1923-2009 1
Irving, Edward Burroughs, 1923- 1
Ives Street Press 1
I︠A︡damsu̇rėn, U̇. (U̇rzhingiĭn), 1905-1986 1
Jaffe, Sherril, 1945- 1
Janus Press 1
Joel Oppenheimer, 1930-1988 1
Jong, Erica 1
Joyce, James, 1882-1941 1
Kat Ran Press 1
Kelly, Robert, 1935- 1
Koller, James 1
Laistner, M. L. W. (Max Ludwig Wolfram), 1890-1959 1
Lally, Michael, 1942- 1
Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930 1
Levertov, Denise, 1923-1997 1
Lewis, Wyndham, 1882-1957 1
Lifshin, Lyn 1
Loy, Mina 1
Luthuli, A. J. (Albert John), 1898-1967 1
Lyon, Bryce Dale, 1920- 1
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