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Robert Lee Oakman archive

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2018-2
Scope and Contents This collection contains manuscripts of Oakman’s innovative research as part of his dissertation and the creation of the Computer Science department at the University of South Carolina as well as manuscripts of Oakman’s books and computer programs, documents related to his frequent participation in international and national conferences, grant administration and teaching. Of particular interest are the various computer storage media within the collection. Beginning with early computing on...
Dates: 1958-2016

Robert Middendorf and Rodger Tarr collections of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-RBSC-2005-11
Scope and Contents This collection includes the materials of Robert D. Middendorf and Rodger L. Tarr that related to author Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings. Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings (1896-1953) was an American author of young adult novels. A Florida native, she often used her rural surroundings and upbringing to lend reality to her fiction. Rawlings was a prolific writer, her body of work including novels, short stories, and poetry, along with consultation on films inspired by her work.The Middendorf portion...
Dates: 1939 - 1999; Majority of material found within 1940 - 1950

Robert S. Chamberlain Collection of Military medals and coins

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Identifier: SCU-RB-2014-1
Scope and Contents The Robert S. Chamberlain Collection of Military Medals and Coins contains military medals, Greek and Roman coins, Civil War documents, and military figurines collected by the Latin American historian Robert Chamberlain (1903-1981), mostly during the late 1960s and 1970s. The collection also documents Chamberlain’s research in Hispanic American history during the colonial period and railroads. Robert Stoner Chamberlain was born in Canton, Ohio, on October 13, 1903. He received a B.A. in History...
Dates: -392 - 1984

Ron Rash archive

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2017-2
Scope and Contents THIS COLLECTION IS CURRENTLY CLOSED FOR PROCESSING. The Ron Rash archive spans the entirety of Ron Rash’s writing career, beginning with manuscript material from his 1994 collection of short stories, The Night the New Jesus Fell to Earth to his most recent work, the novel The Risen. Also included in the collection are early writings, including Rash’s first published short story, “Turtle Meat” from 1978; juvenilia including Rash’s personal journals, running journals,...
Dates: 1953-2017

Samuel Bloom World War I archive

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2004-2
Scope and Contents Includes correspondence between Pvt. Bloom and his family; his diary from the months before the war; additional autobiographical material; military documents; printed material including postcards, postcard books, and material related to his travels in France; photographs; and material related to the Université de Montpelier, where he studied in 1919.
Dates: 1917 - 1919

Sylvia Heller Gurian papers

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2005-10
Scope and Contents This collection was created by Sylvia Heller Gurian, Joseph Heller's sister, and consists primarily of clippings, interviews and profiles, and reviews realted to Joseph Heller's career. In the mid-1990s, as Heller was writing his memoir of growing up in Brooklyn and his early life, Now and Then (1998), he sent draft chapters to Sylvia for comment and correction. These form the second major grouping in the collection, along with two folders of Heller family photographs, primarily of Joseph...
Dates: 1967 - 2002

Thomas Cooper Society papers

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-1991-1
Scope and Contents The Thomas Cooper Society represents an important partnership between the University of South Carolina libraries and the wider community. The Thomas Cooper Society promotes access to materials in the Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections as well as sponsors a variety of lectures, exhibits, and authors throughout the year. The papers here reflect the activities and goals of the Thomas Cooper Society from 1988-2012. The most recent years have yet to be added to the collection as...
Dates: 1988 - 2012

Virginia Spencer Carr collection of John Dos Passos photographs

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2018-1
Scope and Contents This small collection contains photographs and negatives of John Dos Passos owned by Virginia Spencer Carr.
Dates: 1930-1970

W. Ormiston Roy papers

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2004-10
Scope and Contents This collection comprises a disparate set of materials by or collected by the Montreal landscape architect William Ormiston Roy (1874-1958) and reflecting some of his varied interests. Included are materials by or about the poet- naturalist John Burroughs and his physician-companion Clara Barrus; English followers and imitators of Walt Whitman; materials, newspaper clippings, about Robert Burns including information on the later sale of some of his works. The whole of the collection was donated...
Dates: 1888 - 2009

Wallace Markfield papers

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2002-2
Scope and Contents Collection consists of outlines, drafts and proofs of his monographs, essays, and two unpublished plays.
Dates: 1971 - 2002

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Hawkes, John, 1925-1988 2
Higgins, George V., 1939-1999 2
Layman, Richard, 1947- 2
SC Pride 2
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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
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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
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Kennerley, Mitchell, 1878-1950 1
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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
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