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Authors, American

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 12 Collections and/or Records:

Legette Blythe papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS0064
Scope and Contents Primarily typescripts, recordings, and other material documenting outdoor dramas relating to Mecklenburg County history. Also contains interviews between Blythe and subjects of several of his non-fiction books, including Mabel Wolfe Wheaton, sister of Thomas Wolfe. Contains no material about his novels.

Ralph Waldo Emerson letter

 Collection — Box SFC1 [F09.090.02.01], Folder: 126
Call Number: MS0126
Overview Letter to Allen Thorndike Rice, publisher of the North American Review, concerning an article (probably "Perpetual Forces") he expected to have ready for the September, 1877 issue.

Harry Golden papers - pt. 1

 Collection
Call Number: MS0020.1
Overview Papers of a journalist, best selling author, and civil libertarian. Consists chiefly of material generated as editor (1944-68) of the Charlotte-based Carolina Israelite but also documenting his involvement in the Democratic Party, the civil rights movement, and Jewish issues. Includes extensive correspondence files, manuscripts and research materials for books and articles, speeches, financial records, publications, photographs, and material by and about Carl Sandburg and his family. ...

Harry Golden papers - pt. 2

 Collection
Call Number: MS0020.2
Overview Part two of papers of a journalist, best selling author, and civil libertarian. Consists chiefly of material generated as editor (1944-68) of the Charlotte-based Carolina Israelite but also documenting his involvement in the Democratic Party, the civil rights movement, and Jewish issues. Includes extensive correspondence files, manuscripts and research materials for books and articles, speeches, financial records, publications, and photographs.

Bertha Harris papers

 Collection — Box 1 [F09.066.03.01]
Call Number: MS0048
Overview Comprised of 4 items and 1 bound volume which are two typescript drafts with holograph corrections, excerpts from a handwritten draft, one set of galley proofs, and one published copy of Catching Saradove (New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc., 1969).

Dubose Heyward letter

 Collection — Box SFC1 [F09.090.02.01], Folder: 18
Call Number: MS0018
Scope and Contents Letter to J. Thompson Brown, English professor at Winthrop College, from Dubose Heyward (1885-1940), thanking him for his comments on Porgy and Bess.

Amon Liner collection

 Collection — Box SFC1 [F09.090.02.01], Folder: 142
Call Number: MS0142
Overview Material relating to this poet and native Charlottean and his appearance on "New Voices," a program on WUNC-FM radio about seven young North Carolina writers.

H. L. Mencken essay and review typescript drafts

 Collection — Box SFC3 [F09.090.03.01], Folder: 306
Call Number: MS0306
Overview Typescript drafts of five essays and one book review, dated January-March 1939, by H. L. Mencken. All bear extensive corrections in Mencken's own hand in pencil or pen.

Anne Royall Newman papers

 Collection
Call Number: MS0387
Overview Though the collection was accumulated by Anne Newman, a faculty member in the UNC Charlotte English Department, the materials mostly concern other writers—Adrienne Rich, in particular.