Louise Morgan and Otto Theis papers 1903-1983 (inclusive 1930-1960

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Louise Morgan and Otto Theis papers 1903-1983 (inclusive 1930-1960

The papers document the literary and personal lives of Morgan and Theis, and contain correspondence, subject files, and professional papers related to the 20th century British literary world. There is correspondence regarding Evelyn Scott, and correspondence as well as poems by Nancy Cunard.

Total Boxes: 40; Other Storage Formats: Oversize; Linear Feet: 18

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The English poet, playwright and novelist John Masefield was born in 1878 in Ledbury. After running away to sea early (when he was thirteen) he settled in London from 1897 and devoted himself to writing. Later he moved to Oxford which was where he lived when most of the following collection was produced. Masefield became Poet Laureate in 1930 and was awarded the Order of Merit in 1935. Among his more notable works are some early reflections of his maritime experiences in Salt Water Ba...

Rankin, Rhondda.

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Grant, Doris, 1905-

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Balderston, Marion

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Clifton, Vivian.

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Rathbone, Irene, 1892-1980

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Cameron, Carin Wander.

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Padmore, George, 1902-1959

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Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970

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Kay-Scott, C., 1879-

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Edgerton, Gladys

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Royde-Smith, Naomi

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Young, A. P.

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Richardson, Dorothy M. (Dorothy Miller), 1873-1957

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Scott, Evelyn, 1893-1963

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Powell-Edwards, Tony.

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Swing, Betty Gram.

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Mansel, Freda.

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Balderston, John L. (John Lloyd), 1889-1954

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Freud, Anna, 1895-

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Lynd, Sylvia

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Steen, Marguerite

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Sutton, Eric

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Swinnerton, Frank, 1884-1982

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Morgan, Louise, 1944-

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Swing, Raymond, 1887-1968

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Raymond Gram Swing (Mar. 25, 1887, Cortland, N.Y.-d. Dec. 22, 1968, Washington, D.C.), American print and broadcast journalist. From the description of Swing, Raymond Gram, 1887-1968 (U.S. National Archives and Records Administration). naId: 12012081 Epithet: US journalist British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000295.0x00010c Journalist and radio commentator. Full name: Raymond Gram Swing. ...

Palmer, Herbert E. (Herbert Edward), 1880-

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Merton, Owen, 1887-1931

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Mannin, Ethel, 1900-

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Patmore, Brigit.

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Brodribb, Sylvia.

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Holtzmann, Fanny E

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Epithet: Counsellor at Law New York British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000298.0x00024c ...

Roberts, Joanna

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Sanderson, Averil, Lady.

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Theis, O. F. (Otto Frederick), 1881-

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One item is from Louise Morgan, wife of O. F. Theis. From the description of Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1930. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155894406 ...

Cameron, William, 1905-

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Bryher, 1894-1983

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Bryher (1894-1983) was a British author best known for her historical novels, including The Fourteenth of October (1952) and Coin of Carthage (1962), and her autobiographical writings. She also established Close-Up (1927-33), the first periodical devoted to film. Born Winifred Ellerman, she married Robert MacAlmon in 1919. They divorced in 1927, and in that year she married Kenneth MacPherson. Beginning in 1918, she was the close friend of American poet H. D., whose daughter she adopted. ...

Wallace, Ethel

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Alexander, F. Matthias (Frederick Matthias), 1869-1955

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Budberg, Moura.

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Metcalf, John, 1897-1989

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