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Literature

 Subject
Subject Source: Archiveswest

Found in 295 Collections and/or Records:

Edwin Tunis papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 776
Abstract The Edwin Tunis papers comprise manuscripts and illustrations for children's books, as well as correspondence, articles, reviews, and personal papers.
Dates: 1949-1979

William Oliver Turner papers

 Collection — Box 1 : [Barcode: 35025042291092]
Identifier: Ax 556
Abstract William O. Turner (1914- ) became a free-lance fiction writer who specialized in westerns. The collection (1963-1973)contains manuscripts and correspondence, including letters exchanged with officers of Western Writers of America.
Dates: 1963-1973

Annette Turngren papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 557
Abstract Collection comprises a manuscript, art work and books associated with American writer Annette Turngren. Included is a draft manuscript of Mystery plays a golden flute. There are illustrations by Dorothy Bayley for The copper kettle, and for Flaxen braids. And there are a number of Turngren's published books, including The copper kettle; Choosing the right college; and Mystery of the water witch.
Dates: 1939-1969

Yoshiko Uchida papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 549
Abstract Yoshiko Uchida was a writer of children's books. The Uchida Papers contain manuscripts, correspondence and material relating to her literary career. The collection contains materials on fourteen of her books. The majority of Uchida's papers concern Japan, specifically Japanese folktales and children's stories. The correspondence in this collection primarily concerns Uchida's editor and fan mail from school children. The manuscripts are arranged chronologically starting with The Dancing Kettle...
Dates: 1948-1977

Nora S. Unwin papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 358
Abstract Collection comprises correspondence, sketchbooks, literary manuscripts, illustrations and other material by children's book author and illustrator Nora S. Unwin (1907-1982). Correspondence is primarily incoming letters. Illustrations include ink and watercolor illustrations for children's books by Unwin and others, notably Elizabeth Yates. Collection also includes several sound recordings and photographs of Unwin.
Dates: 1926-1973

UO Documenting Freshman Year Experience Project journals

 Collection
Identifier: UA 012
Abstract The University of Oregon Documenting Freshman Year Experience Project is undertaken every Fall Term by a Residential Freshman Interest Groups (FIG) course. The courses "Living Autobiography," "Hidden History," and "Reboot the Past, Upload the Future" are taught by Kevin Hatfield, Adjunct Assistant Professor of History and assisted in different years by Undergraduate FIG Academic Assistants Conor Ross, Betsy Selander, and Matt Villeneuve. As part of each course students create weekly project...
Dates: Fall Term 2007, Fall Term 2008, Fall Term 2009

Amelia Elizabeth Walden papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 054
Abstract Collection comprises literary manuscripts of young adult fiction by Amelia Elizabeth Walden and her correspondence with McGraw-Hill relating to book production.
Dates: 1954-1977

Lynd Ward papers

 Collection — Box 1: Series Series I; Series Series II [Barcode: 35025041750460]
Identifier: Ax 724
Abstract Lynd Ward was an artist and children's book author. The Lynd Ward Papers comprise incoming and outgoing correspondence to and from Carley Dawson, and outgoing correspondence to a Mr. Rohde. The collection also includes various notes, correspondence, manuscripts, sketches, copies of sketches, and illustrations for books, magazines, and brochures that Lynd Ward illustrated.
Dates: 1946-1962

Charles Marquis Warren papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 714
Abstract Collection comprises the papers of American author Charles Marquis Warren, including professional correspondence, screenplays, television plays, and manuscripts of books and articles. In addition to screenplays by Warren, collection includes scripts by Sy Bartlett, Jonathan Latimer and Ranald MacDougall.
Dates: 1942-1972

Isabel Stewart Way papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 371
Abstract Isabel Stewart Way (1904-1978) wrote short stories, novels, and novelettes. The collection contains literary manuscripts, correspondence, notes and resource material, memorabilia, maps, books, newspaper clippings, and a photograph.
Dates: 1931-1966

Lisl Weil papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 612
Abstract Lisl Weil is a Viennese-born author-illustrator of children's books. The collection includes correspondence, manuscripts, and Weil's illustrations for books by other authors.
Dates: 1950-1979

William Bittle Wells papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 095
Abstract William Bittle Wells worked in the Pacific Northwest as a manager, editor, advertiser, and writer for a variety of publications. In 1898 Wells founded the western magazine Pacific Monthly, which focused on the development of the pacific coast, literature, and humor. Wells became northwest editor and manger for Sunset Magazine from 1907-1912. Wells then became advertiser for Community Publicity, a publication produced by the Harriman Lines railroad. Next, Wells managed his own printing company,...
Dates: 1890-1960

Vivian Lescher Werner papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 641
Abstract Vivian Lescher Werner (1921- ) was a free-lance writer for magazines, a novelist, and a writer of books for children and young people. The collection consists of manuscripts in various stages, source material, and correspondence.
Dates: 1961-1971

Anne Terry White papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 468
Abstract Collection comprises correspondence, literary manuscripts, and foreign language translations by author, editor, and translator Anne Terry White (1896-1980).
Dates: 1961-1968

Opal Whiteley papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 097
Abstract Opal Stanley Whiteley was an amateur naturalist and an author. She gave nature lectures around Oregon, while attending the University of Oregon. She wrote a book called The Fairyland Around Us, based upon her nature lectures. While the book was not published, in March 1920, The Atlantic Monthly published a serialized version of Whiteley’s childhood diary and the book version was released in September of the same year. Controversy surrounded the publication, as people believed that Whiteley did...
Dates: 1911–1977

Kate Wilhelm papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 464
Abstract Collection is comprised of the papers of science fiction and mystery novelist Kate Wilhelm, and includes literary manuscripts, correspondence, and personal papers such as financial documents, contracts, and book reviews.
Dates: 1980-1999

Eloise Wilkin papers

 Collection — Box 1: Series Series I; Series Series II; Series Series III; Series Series IV [Barcode: 35025042302899]
Identifier: Coll 213
Abstract Eloise Wilkin (1904-1987) was a writer and illustrator of children's book. The collection contains documents relating to the book illustrated by Wilkin, The Visit, and includes correspondence, illustrations, a draft of the manuscript, photographs, a layout of the book, a press release, original artwork, and a bound copy of the book.
Dates: 1979-1980

Charles Morrow Wilson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: Ax 772
Abstract Charles Morrow Wilson (1905-1977) was a nationally known freelance author who wrote books and magazine articles on international trade, agriculture, and medicine topics, as well as on Arkansas culture and politics, rural America, Central America, and Africa from a cultural, socio-economic, and historical viewpoint. The collection contains professional and personal correspondence, publications and tearsheets, diaries and ledgers, manuscripts, speeches, research materials, a radio interview, and...
Dates: circa 1908-

Hazel Hutchins Wilson papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 377
Abstract Hazel Wilson (April 8, 1898-August 20, 1992) worked in many positions at libraries around the country as well as a position overseas. She also held other positions relating to students. The material in this collection reflects her career as an author.
Dates: 1969

Ruth Cornwall Woodman papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 690
Abstract The Ruth Cornwall Woodman Papers include radio and television scripts for "Death Valley Days," and other television scripts and miscellaneous papers, 1914-1916, 1930-1969. The collection includes scripts and associated material for 204 "Death Valley Days" radio and television programs, an index to the scripts, notebooks from summer research trips, and correspondence with Death Valley acquaintances. There is also research data and a draft for The History of the Pacific Coast Borax Company, which...
Dates: 1913-1916, 1930-1969

Catherine Woolley papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 642
Abstract Catherine Woolley (August 11, 1904-July 23, 2005) was an advertising copywriter and later a freelance children’s author. The collection includes manuscripts and correspondence that reflect Woolley’s career in writing.
Dates: 1930-1993

Marjorie Worthington papers

 Collection
Identifier: Coll 152
Abstract Author who lived in France in the 1920s and 1930s and socialized with other American expatriate artists and writers. Consists of personal diaries, 1931-1962; personal and professional correspondence, 1916-1976; published and unpublished manuscripts of novels, short stories, essays, poems, and speeches, mostly written after 1966; class notes on writers' workshops; reviews and publicity; bibliographies, royalty statements, and contracts; personal material and photographs; and books by her and...
Dates: 1931-1976

Lee and Robert Wyndham papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 472
Abstract Lee and Robert Wyndham were authors of children’s books as well as holding many other positions pertaining to writing. Their collection includes correspondence, miscellaneous materials, published works and many manuscripts that represent the careers of the Wyndhams.
Dates: 1927-1979

Grace Sydenstricker Yaukey papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 498
Abstract Grace Sydenstricker Yaukey (1899-1994) was an author of books primarily for children. The collection includes manuscripts of books, articles, and short stories; correspondence; and reviews relating to Yaukey's interest in the history and culture of China.
Dates: 1934-1968

Herbert Spencer Zim and Sonia Bleeker papers

 Collection
Identifier: Ax 558
Abstract Herbert Spencer Zim (1909-1994) was a teacher and author in the field of science. His works in this collection reflect his work in the science field. Sonia Bleeker Zim was an editor for a publishing house and a writer of youth books. Her work in this collection represents her career as a youth author.
Dates: 1934-1976