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Miscellaneous literary manuscripts, correspondence and photographs

Identifier: 1981-010

Scope and Contents

An artificial collection that consists of single and/or small groups of letters, small groups of related literary materials, individual or small groups of manuscripts such as poems and similar individual pieces which were deemed at one time to be of sufficient bulk to be placed into separate collections. These materials were acquired independently of larger collections. The period covered is primarily the first half or so of the twentieth century, but there are selected items dating well into the nineteenth century. In many cases additional materials by or about the authors listed here can be found in other collections.


  • Creation: 1862 - 1989
  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1925 - 1970



These materials are primarily in English.


This material is open for research use by any registered reader.

Use and Copyright

This material is owned by the University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections. Unpublished manuscripts are under copyright. Therefore, permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from both the repository and the copyright holder.


2.5 Linear Feet (5 document boxes plus oversize material.)

Physical Location

Collection shelved on 3rd floor and 5th floor oversize shelves.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Provenance of individual items is provided when known.


Miscellaneous literary manuscripts, correspondence and photographs
Special Collections staff
1997 August
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Revision Statements

  • 2019-07: Revision of entire inventory by M. Burkart to meet current standards.

Repository Details

Part of the The University of Tulsa, McFarlin Library, Department of Special Collections & University Archives Repository

McFarlin Library
University of Tulsa
2933 E. 6th St
Tulsa 74104-3123 USA
(918) 631-2496