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William Alfred Letter

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Identifier: MSS 0012
Abstract William Alfred (1922-1999) was a playwright, poet and beloved Harvard professor specializing in early English literature.

This letter is from Alfred in London to the poet Robert Lowell and his wife, on the occasion of the birth of their child.
Dates: 1957

Olive Tilford Dargan Manuscript

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Identifier: MSS 0016
Abstract Olive Tilford Dargan (1869-1968) was an award-winning author of novels, dramas, and books of poetry.

This manuscript is of a book of poems, The Spotted Hawk.
Dates: 1958

Lois Lenski Papers

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Identifier: MSS 0015
Abstract Lois Lenski (1893-1974) was a Newbery Medal-winning children's author and illustrator.

The Lois Lenski Papers date from circa 1800-1974 and contain research notes, correspondence, sketches, manuscripts, illustrations, proofs, book jackets, publicity materials, artifacts, articles, toys and other items documenting Lenski's life and career.
Dates: 1800 - 1974; Majority of material found within 1915 - 1974

Frances Gibson Satterfield Papers

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Identifier: MSS 0036
Abstract Frances Gibson Satterfield was a freelance journalist and an active alumna of the Woman's College (now the University of North Carolina at Greensboro).

The Frances Gibson Satterfield Papers date from 1889 to 1988 and contain research material and manuscript copies of her commemorative booklet about Charles Duncan McIver, a travel journal, personal correspondence, and photographs.
Dates: 1889 - 1988

James Sterling Tippett Papers

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Identifier: MSS 0017
Abstract James S. Tippett (1885-1958) was a teacher, administrator, professor, poet, and author of children's books.

The James Sterling Tippett Papers date from 1924 to 1966 and contain manuscripts, illustrations, correspondence, notes, cards, clippings, and toys.
Dates: 1924 - 1966

Augusta Walker Manuscript

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Identifier: MSS 0137
Abstract Augusta Walker (1914-2000) was a fiction writer and served as an Instructor of English at Woman's College (now UNCG) from 1945 to 1947.

Included in this collection is the carbon typescript for Walker's novel, Around a Rusty God (New York: Dial, 1954), which contains handwritten notes and corrections.
Dates: 1954