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Agnes Lee-Edgar Lee Masters Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Lee
Abstract 35 letters from Edgar Lee Masters to Agnes Lee (Mrs. Otto Freer), one typed poem and one galley sheet.
Dates: 1919-1933

Francis Fisher Browne papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Browne
Abstract Correspondence, literary manuscripts, memorabilia, clippings, photos and material relating to Francis Fisher Browne and the publication of several Chicago literary periodicals, primarily The Dial, of which Francis Fisher Browne was the founder and editor, 1880-1913.
Dates: approximately 1860-1949; Majority of material found within 1873 - 1915

Henry Kitchell Webster Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Webster
Abstract Correspondence and drafts and typescripts of works of Illinois novelist and short story writer, Henry Kitchell Webster, an Evanston native who had a highly successful literary career in the early decades of the twentieth century. Includes examples of the range of Webster’s published writings as well as extensive correspondence with literary agents and publishers, family, friends, fans, businesses and organizations. Also, miscellaneous documents and memorabilia, and one box of genealogical...
Dates: 1880-1932; Majority of material found within 1900 - 1932

Jack Conroy Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Conroy
Abstract Works, correspondence, and papers of American novelist, folklorist, and editor Jack Conroy. Conroy's novel The Disinherited, published in 1933, is considered a classic in proletarian literature and depicted in gritty detail the realities of the Great Depression. Conroy also edited radical journals The Rebel Poet, The Anvil, and The New Anvil.
Dates: 1864-1991

John Drury-Marion Neville Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Drury-Neville
Abstract Correspondence, clippings, manuscripts, artwork, personal materials, and photographs of author and journalist John Drury, and his wife, journalist and painter Marion Neville.
Dates: 1860-1970

Wallace Rice Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Rice
Abstract Correspondence, almost all addressed to Chicago author, anthologist and lecturer Wallace Rice with a few outgoing letters; also many examples of his works, and a miscellany of associated material including a small collection of photographs.
Dates: 1779-1939; Majority of material found within 1885 - 1935

Winterbotham-Shaw Family Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Winterbotham-Shaw
Abstract Correspondence, documents and miscellaneous items relating to the families of Rue Winterbotham Shaw and Alfred Phillips Shaw. Includes letters of Rue W. Shaw and Alfred P. Shaw to their son Joseph W. Shaw, correspondence to and from Theodora Winterbotham Brown and letters of other Winterbotham family members. Also, three large folder-notebooks of miscellaneous genealogical material amassed by Theodora Winterbotham Brown regarding the history of the Winterbotham, Baldwin and Rosencrans families....
Dates: 1909-1991

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Ade, George 1
Agnew, Frances 1
Algren, Nelson 1
Allen, A. Hylton 1
American Committee for Devastated France 1
Ames, Winthrop, 1870-1937 1
Anderson, Melville Best 1
Arts Club of Chicago 1
Authors' League of America 1
Babb, Sanora 1
Bispham, David 1
Bobbs-Merrill Company 1
Bontemps, Arna Wendell 1
Brooks, Gwendolyn 1
Brown, Theodora Winterbotham 1
Browne's Bookstore 1
Browne, Herbert S. 1
Browne, Waldo R. (Waldo Ralph) 1
Burgess, Gelett 1
Burroughs, Edgar Rice 1
Burroughs, John 1
Butcher, Fanny 1
Calder, Alexander 1
Caldwell, Erskine 1
Carpenter, John Alden 1
Chap-book 1
Clark, Herma Naomi 1
Cliff Dwellers (Club) 1
Collinge, Patricia 1
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Conroy, Jack 1
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Dubuffet, Jean 1
Dunne, Finley Peter 1
Eastman, Max 1
Fallon, Lawrence 1
Ferber, Edna 1
Field, Henry 1
Fields, James Thomas 1
Frederick, John T. (John Towner) 1
Garrison, William Lloyd, Jr. 1
Gilbert, Lou 1
Gillette, William 1
Greeley, Horace 1
Hagglund, Ben 1
Hale, Edward Everett 1
Hale, Edward Everett, Jr. 1
Hamilton College (Clinton, N.Y.) 1
Hansen, Harry 1
Hard, William 1
Hazlett, Carolee 1
Housman, A. E. (Alfred Edward) 1
Howland, Hewitt H. (Hewitt Hanson) 1
Huxley, Julian 1
Jewett, Rutger B. 1
Johnson, Curt 1
Kauser, Alice 1
Le Sueur, Meridel 1
Lee, Agnes 1
Leonard family 1
Lerner, Leo 1
Lewis, H. H. 1
Lewis, Lloyd 1
Lewis, Sinclair 1
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Light, James F. 1
Lindsay, Vachel 1
Lowell, Amy 1
Lummis, Charles Fletcher 1
Marbury, Elisabeth 1
Masters, Edgar Lee 1
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Merwin, Samuel 1
Muir, John 1
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Norris, Frank 1
North Shore Country Day School (Winnetka, Ill.) 1
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Price, Emerson 1
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