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Mitchell and Morley Kennerley papers

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2005-7
Scope and Contents Chiefly correspondence from Mitchell Kennerley to authors and others in the booktrade such as, Robert O. Ballou, Francesco Bianco [auctioneer with Anderson Galleries], Edwin F. Edgett, Richard Ellis, Norman Forgue, Lazette van Houten, Samuel Loveman, Donald A. Roberts, and F.E. Voelker. Additional items include letters to Mitchell Kennerley from John Drinkwater, a letter from Ernest G. Henham to Edwin F. Edgett about Kennerley's business ethics, a letter from W.K. Bixby (a partner in the...
Dates: 1902 - 1975

Nathalie Dupree archive

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2017-11
Scope and Contents The Nathalie Dupree archive contains over 200 boxes of material relating to the personal life and career of the renowned Southern chef, author and television show host. Focusing on Southern cuisine, Dupree has authored 14 cookbooks, hosted 300 cooking shows and is the Founding Chairman of the Charleston Food and Wine Festival, a founder of: the Southern Foodways Alliance, the Atlanta and Charleston Chapters of Les Dames d’ Escoffier, the American Institute of Wine and Food and the...
Dates: 1939-2017

National Endowment for the Arts publications

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2008-2
Scope and Contents This group of publications reflects the activities and major initiatives of the National Endowment for the Arts during 2003-2008. The collection was a gift to the university from Director Dana Gioia's office in 2008 and is especially comprehensive in its documentation of The Big Read program, which debuted in 2006. One of the first novels chosen for The Big Read was The Great Gatsby.
Dates: 2003 - 2008

Pat Conroy archive

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2014-3
Scope and Contents This collection documents the life and work of Pat Conroy (1945-2016), considered to be one of the preeminent figures in contemporary Southern literature. Born in 1945, Conroy has written best-selling novels and memoirs as well as poetry, essays and screenplays and even a cookbook, The Pat Conroy Cookbook: Recipes of My Life (1999). His works are primarily autobiographical in nature. His experience as the oldest of seven children born to an abusive Marine father inspired his works The Great...
Dates: 1850

Pittman Shay collection of Major General Ralph P. Cousins

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2017-1
Scope and Contents Born in Texas on December 1, 1891, Ralph P. Cousins attended West Point Academy and went on to serve in the United States Air Force until his retirement in 1946. He was involved in the Mexican Expedition, fought overseas in World War I, and performed various leadership tasks before and during World War II. Cousins earned a Masters of Science degree at Yale University in 1922. During 1923, he oversaw Air Corps radio communications and installations, a system, which would eventually become the...
Dates: 1915-1965

Reviews on file collection: Literary Clippings

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-1997-1
Scope and Contents Over sixty authors represented include: Nelson Algren, Algernon Blackwood, Arna Bontemps, Ray Bradbury, Willia Cather, Winston Churchill, James Dickey, W/E.B. DuBois, Lord Dunsany, John D. Eisenhower, Robert A. Heinlein, Zora Neale Hurston, Martin Luther King, LeRoi Jones, Robert Lowell, Somerset Maugham, Eugene O'Neill, Richard Nixon, J.C. Powys, Franklin Delano Roosevelt, Harry Truman, Anne Tyler, Robert Penn Warren, and Thornton Wilder. The files for Archibald MacLeish and Erich Maria...
Dates: 1927 - 1970

Richard Layman collection of Dashiell Hammett

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2015-2
Scope and Contents The Richard Layman Collection of Dashiell Hammett contains the research materials used by Hammett researcher, Richard Layman in his years of study of the writer, Dashiell Hammett. It also contains material from the various books about Hammett that he either assisted with or wrote. Additional notes and description occur at the beginning of each series.
Dates: 1931 - 2015

Richard Layman collection of John Dos Passos

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2017-7
Scope and Contents The Richard Layman collection of John Dos Passos contains both primary and secondary materials gathered or produced by Richard Layman in his extensive study of the artist and author Dos Passos. John Dos Passos, born in Chicago in 1896, was an influential writer in the first half of the 20th century. After his graduation from Harvard in 1916, he served as a volunteer ambulance driver in France and Italy during WWI, eventually joining the United States Army Medical Corps. He would later travel...
Dates: 1900-2014

Richard Lemay papers

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2004-9
Scope and Contents This collection documents the work of Richard Joseph Lemay (1916-2009), who was a scholar of medieval and Arabic philosophy and science. Lemay’s academic career spanned seven decades in three countries on two continents. His last appointment was as Professor Emeritus at the City University of New York (CUNY). He was a preeminent authority on the twelfth-century transmission of Arabic knowledge to the Western world. His 1962 historical narrative Abu Ma‘Shar and Latin Aristotelianism in the...
Dates: 1962 - 2004

Robert B. Ariail papers

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2011-1
Scope and Contents Robert B. Ariail was an insurance agent who was an avid amateur astronomer. This collection contains items related to his interest in astronomy.As an astronomer, one of Ariail’s primary endeavors was to purchase and restore antique telescopes. To this end he collected old telescope catalogs that would allow him to see how the telescopes first appeared. He also corresponded with many other amateur astronomers with whom he swapped photocopies of research material useful for learning...
Dates: 1815 - 2011

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Dickey, James 5
Heller, Joseph 4
Bruccoli, Matthew Joseph, 1931-2008 3
Greiner, Donald J. 3
Conroy, Pat 2
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Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 2
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 2
Furthman, Jules 2
Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961 2
Hawkes, John, 1925-1988 2
Higgins, George V., 1939-1999 2
Layman, Richard, 1947- 2
SC Pride 2
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 2
AIDS and Its Impact Collection. 1
Acheson, Dean 1
Allen, Clifford 1
Alvan Clark & Sons 1
Anderson Galleries, Inc. 1
Angus, William Craibe 1
Ariail, Robert B. 1
Ballou, Robert O. (Robert Oleson) 1
Barrus, Clara 1
Bixby, William K. (William Keeney), 1857-1931 1
Bloom, Samuel, 1895-1976 1
Bradley, Omar Nelson, 1893-1981 1
Brooks, Cleanth, 1906-1994 1
Broughton, Rhoda, 1840-1920 1
Burns, Robert, 1759-1796 1
Burroughs, John, 1837-1921 1
Busch, Frederick 1
Carolina Playmakers 1
Chamberlain, Robert S., 1903-1981 1
Chesnutt, David R. 1
Clark, Alvan Graham, 1832-1897 1
Clark, C. E. Frazer 1
Conrad, Joseph, 1857-1924 1
Copeland, Charles Townsend, 1860-1952 1
Cousins, Ralph Pittman, 1891-1964 1
De Bellis, Jack 1
Dewey, Thomas E. (Thomas Edmund), 1902-1971 1
Drinkwater, John, 1882-1937 1
Dulles, John Foster, 1888-1959 1
Edgett, Edwin Francis, 1867-1937 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 1
Eliot, George, 1819-1880 1
Ellis, Richard W. (Richard Williamson), 1895-1946 1
Ellroy, James, 1948- 1
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 1
Epps, Edwin C., 1948- 1
Fiske, Harrison Grey, 1861-1942 1
Fiske, Minnie Maddern, 1865-1932 1
Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940 1
Ford, Erwin H., 1950- 1
Ford, Henry, 1863-1947 1
Fox, William Price 1
Franklin, Malcolm 1
Geckle, George L. 1
Gibbons, Kaye, 1960- 1
Gomme, Laurence 1
Grady, Ed 1
Great Britain. Army 1
Gurian, Sylvia Heller 1
Hammett 1
Hancock 1
Hancock, Charles L. 1
Hancock, Ebenezer, 1741-1819 1
Hancock, John, 1737-1793 1
Harrell, Flynn T., 1934- 1
Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864 1
Henham, Ernest G. (Ernest George), 1870- 1
Hinckley Sturgis, Elizabeth Knight 1
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar), 1895-1972 1
Howard, Benedict 1
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio), 1911-1978 1
Iggulden, John 1
Jakes, John, 1932- 1
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 1
Johnston, Olin D. (Olin Dewitt), 1896-1965 1
Kafka, Franz, 1883-1924 1
Karl, Frederick R. (Frederick Robert), 1927-2004 1
Kennedy family 1
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 1
Kennedy, Robert F., 1925-1968 1
Kennerley, Mitchell, 1878-1950 1
Kennerley, Morley 1
Lemay, Richard Joseph 1
Leonard, Elmore, 1925-2013 1
Logan, Marian 1
Logan, Richard F. 1
Mansfield, Florence Fetz 1
Markfield, Wallace 1
Marshall, George C. (George Catlett), 1880-1959 1
Middendorf, Robert 1
Mitchell Kennerley (Firm) 1
Montaigne, Michel de, 1533-1592 1
Morley, Christopher, 1890-1957 1
Muir, John, 1838-1914 1
Myerson, Joel 1
National Endowment for the Arts 1
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