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Ron Rash archive

 Collection
Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2017-2
Scope and Contents 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, trout fishing journals and school work; correspondence between Rash and...
Dates: 1949-2018

Samuel Bloom World War I archive

 Collection
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

 Collection
Identifier: SCU-RBSC-1991-1
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of files relating to the Thomas Cooper Society, a friends group supporting the Library and in particular Rare Books and Special Collections, later the Irvin Department of Rare Books and Special Collections, at the University of South Carolina. The Society was established to promote the Library and Library Services by sponsoring a variety of lectures, exhibits, and programs throughout the year. The Society also funded special acquisitions and special library...
Dates: 1988 - 2019

Vignettes of Theater from the 1850s to the 1920s

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2020-1
Scope and Contents This collection was gathered by Betsy G. Miller and focuses on musicians and entertainers who performed on theatrical and other stages from the 1850s to the 1920s. The collection was organized in series based on the performer or family of performers that had 3 or more folders of material focusing on that act. The remaining performers were placed in the Various Performers and Events series, organized in alphabetical order. Also included in the collection are photo albums and a scrapbook and...
Dates: 1850-2018

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...
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

Wayne Yenawine collection

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-1981-2
Scope and Contents Wayne Yenawine (1911 – 1981), was a professor of library science, a circulation librarian, and the first dean of Davis College. He came to USC in 1970 and was given a year to gather faculty for the college, and after that spent another year establishing curriculum for the students. Yenawine helped to open the college to its first students in 1972 and by summer of 1973 had graduated the first class. Under Yenawine, the College achieved American Library Association (ALA) accreditation in June...
Dates: 1937-1981

William Price Fox, Jr. collection

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Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2000-3
Scope and Contents William Price Fox, Jr. (1926-2015) was an author and educator from Columbia, South Carolina. He dropped out of high school to join the Air Force while the United States was involved in World War II. Fox lied about his age in order to enroll. After his military service ended, Fox finished his high school degree and graduated from the University of South Carolina. Following his graduation, Fox worked at a series of different jobs before starting to write professionally. He sold...
Dates: 1943-2007

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Detective and mystery stories, American. 3
AIDS (Disease) -- Prevention. 2
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Political activists -- United States. 2
Transcendentalism (New England) 2
World War, 1914-1918. 2
AIDS (Disease) -- Social aspects -- United States. 1
AIDS (Disease) in mass media. 1
Academic Libraries -- United States. 1
Actresses -- United States. 1
Africa -- Maps. 1
African American singers. 1
African American women -- 20th century. 1
African Americans -- Civil rights -- History -- 20th century. 1
American literature -- 20th century. 1
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Arts, Modern -- 20th century. 1
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Authors, American -- 19th century. 1
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NAMES Project Aids Memorial Quilt. 1
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Dickey, James (James Lafayette) (1923-1997) 5
Heller, Joseph, 1923-1999 4
Bruccoli, Matthew J. (Matthew Joseph), 1931-2008 3
Greiner, Donald J. 3
Conroy, Pat (1945-2016) 2
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Dos Passos, John (John Roderigo), 1896-1970 2
Furthman, Jules, 1888-1966 2
Hammett, Dashiell, 1894-1961 2
Hawkes, John, 1925-1998 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 (Dean Gooderham), 1893-1971 1
Allen, Clifford, 1889-1939 1
Alvan Clark & Sons 1
Anderson Galleries, Inc 1
Angus, William Craibe 1
Ariail, Robert B. 1
Ballou, Robert O. (Robert Oleson), 1892-1977 1
Barrus, Clara, 1864-1931 1
Benedict, Howard 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. (Robert Stoner), 1903- 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
Cranch, Christopher Pearse, 1813-1892 1
De Bellis, Jack 1
Dewey, Thomas E. (Thomas Edmund), 1902-1971 1
Dulles, John Foster, 1888-1959 1
Edgett, Edwin Francis, 1867-1946 1
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 1
Ellis, Richard W. (Richard Williamson), 1895-1982 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, 1926-2015 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, John, 1737-1793 1
Harrell, Flynn T., 1934- 1
Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864 1
Hinckley Sturgis, Elizabeth Knight 1
Hoover, J. Edgar (John Edgar), 1895-1972 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. (Robert Francis), 1925-1968 1
Kennerley, Mitchell, 1878-1950 1
Kennerley, Morley 1
Lemay, Richard Joseph 1
Leonard, Elmore (Elmore John), 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
Miller, Betsy G. 1
Mitchell Kennerley (Firm) 1
Montaigne, Michel de (Michel Eyquem), 1533-1592 1
Moore-Pastides, Patricia 1
Morley, Christopher, 1890-1957 1
Muir, John, 1838-1914 1
Myerson, Joel (Joel Arthur), 1945- 1
National Endowment for the Arts 1
Oakman, Robert L., 1941- 1
Pair, Joyce Morrow, 1931- 1
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