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AIDS and sexuality ephemera collection

Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2008-6
Scope and Contents This collection is an organic compilation of ephemera originally found in multiple HIV/AIDS collections that came to the library at the same time, all primarily documenting HIV/AIDS in South Carolina. Items such as complete books (monographs) have been cataloged in Rare Books and Special Collections, but other, more ephemeral items and clippings, including a large collection of individual magazines, journals, and other periodicals with HIV/AIDS-related content were gathered here in this record...

Anita Lobel archive

Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2015-6
Scope and Contents THIS COLLECTION IS CLOSED FOR PROCESSING.The Anita Lobel archive documents the life and work of the award winning children’s book author and illustrator, Anita Lobel. The collection was donated in late 2015 by Anita Lobel in honor of Ginger Shuler and Leslie Tetreault. Lobel is known for her colorful illustrations and picture books including Allison’s Zinnia, Away from Home, So Happy and One Light, One Moon, winner of a New York Times Best Illustrated Book award and the first...

C.E. Frazer Clark collection of Nathaniel Hawthorne

Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2004-11
Scope and Contents The C.E. Frazer Clark collection of Nathaniel Hawthorne contains both primary and secondary materials gathered or produced by Clark (1926-1975) during his time studying the author Nathaniel Hawthorne. Born in Salem, Massachusetts in 1804, Hawthorne is famous for short stories such as ‘Young Goodman Brown’ and the novels The Scarlet Letter and The House of the Seven Gables. He frequently employed allegory and symbolism in his works which are considered a part of the dark romanticism movement. A...

Charles Brandt papers

Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2009-10
Scope and Contents This collection is comprised of correspondence sent from Charles Brandt to his family during World War II, family photographs, various Americana, legal and governmental documents, military orders and correspondence, and awards and recognitions. Photographs are often glued in collages. The majority of this collection is fine to be handled, but some of the correspondence and albums are crumbling and therefore care is needed when handling these objects.

Cleanth Brooks collection

Identifier: SCU-RBSC-1998-1
Scope and Contents This collection documents the life and work of Cleanth Brooks (1906 - 1994) considered to be one of the most influential scholars on William Faulkner, and a preeminent critic on Southern Literature. He changed the way poetry was taught, arguing for ambiguity and paradox as central concepts. Brooks helped to create formalist criticism and the principals of close reading. He founded the journal The Southern Review with Robert Penn Warren. Brooks’ best-known works include The Well-Wrought Urn:...

Clifford Allen (Lord Allen of Hurtwood) papers

Identifier: SCU-RBSC-1979-1
Scope and Contents This collection documents the political life and works of the British pacifist, propagandist, and leftist organizer Reginald Clifford Allen, Lord Allen of Hurtwood, (1889-1939). The archive is a comprehensive collection of the author’s professional correspondence, manuscripts and speeches. It was acquired by the university in the mid- 1960s from Allen’s widow, Lady Allen, through the intercession of the British historian Martin Gilbert, who held a visiting position at the University of South...

Collection of Joseph Heller manuscript and speeches

Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2015-5
Scope and Contents The collection contains notes for speeches and readings, including an annotated outline for a talk about Catch-22. Also included is a typescript draft of Heller’s final novel, Portrait of an Artist, As an Old Man, dated October 8, 1999, two month before Heller’s death and including revisions that were not incorporated into the final version.

Dashiell Hammett family papers

Identifier: SCU-RB-2015-1
Scope and Contents On May 27, 1894, Samuel Dashiell Hammett was born in Maryland the second of three children. When he was 13 he dropped out of school to help support his family. He joined the Pinkerton National Detective Agency in 1915. The time he spent here would be his inspiration for many of his infamous crime fiction and detective stories. At some point in his early years, Hammett dropped his first name, going by his middle name Dashiell or Dash. When the United States joined the First World War, Hammett...

David Rogers Chesnutt archive

Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2016-4
Scope and Contents A pioneer in the field of digital humanities, David Chesnutt was born to Thomas Brice and Lena (Moss) Chesnutt in Athens, Alabama in 1940. Chesnutt expressed an interest in journalism from an early age, contributing pieces to school newspapers throughout his grade school years. He went on to write and edit for the University of Alabama newspaper and was awarded a degree in journalism from the university in 1962. After college he worked for the Alabama Journal for several years covering a...

Donald J. and Ellen Greiner collection of Frederick Busch

Identifier: SCU-RBSC-2013-2
Scope and Contents Frederick Busch (1941-20016) was an American writer known primarily for his short stories. He also taught at Colgate University. This collection is composed primarily of the correspondence between Busch and Donald J. Greiner, literary scholar and professor at the University of South Carolina, which started in 1976 and ended with Busch’s death in 2006. The rest of the collection includes manuscript drafts, photographs, and other biographical material.

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Dos Passos, John, 1896-1970 2
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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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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
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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
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Ford, Erwin H., 1950- 1
Ford, Henry, 1863-1947 1
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Geckle, George L. 1
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Great Britain. Army 1
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Hancock, Ebenezer, 1741-1819 1
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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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