Letters sent to Hyder Edward Rollins , 1927-1946(inclusive), 1944-1946 (bulk).


Letters sent to Hyder Edward Rollins , 1927-1946(inclusive), 1944-1946 (bulk).

Letters sent to Harvard professor of English, Hyder Edward Rollins, from hisformer students and colleagues. Especially includes letters sent during, and shortlyafter, World War II.

1 box (.5 linear ft.)

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Neiman, Fraser, 1911-1993

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Fraser Neiman (1911-1993) was the son of Dr. Levi Neiman (of Brooklyn, N.Y.) and Nina (Fraser) Neiman. He was educated at Amherst College and Trinity College, Cambridge University, England, and he received his Ph.D. in English at Harvard University. In 1938, he began teaching at the College of William and Mary. During World War II, he was attached to the 44th Infantry Division as an intelligence officer in charge of an interrogation unit. In 1950, he married Stella Frances Duff, with whom he had...

W. H. Irving.

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Conley, Lucy.

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Ashmead, John, 1917-

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Wharey, Elizabeth C.

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Lester, John A. (John Ashby), 1915-1983

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Ballinger, Richard H.

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Worcester, David.

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Baldensperger, Fernand, 1871-1958

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Fernand Baldensperger was a professor of Comparative Literature, who taught at the University of Nancy (1894), the University of Lyon (1900-10), the University of Paris (1910-35), Harvard (1935-40) and UCLA (1940-45). Horace S. Craig, received his Ph.D. in French Literature from UCLA in 1941 and collaborated with Baldensperger on a published collection of 19th- and 20th-century literary criticism. From the description of Letters to Horace S. Craig, 1940-1955. (Harvard University). Wo...

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Ray, Gordon Norton, 1915-1986

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Gordon N. Ray, a graduate of Indiana University, was closely associated with the life and work of William Makepeace Thackeray. His four volume edition of the Letters and private papers appeared in 1945-1946 and his two volume biography in 1954-1955. From 1963 to 1985 Ray was president of the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation. Ray was also an outstanding collector of English and French illustrated books. His collections formed the bases of two exhibitions held at the Pierpont Morgan Library that w...

Sherburn, George, 1884-1962

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Sherburn (1884-1962) taught English at Harvard and was known primarily for his scholarship on Alexander Pope. From the description of George Wiley Sherburn collection of English ballads, songs and poems, ca. 1700-1850. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 79390347 From the description of George Wiley Sherburn collection of letters and documents, 1655-1834. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 79390026 From the guide to the George Wiley Sherburn collection ...

Strider, Robert.

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Utley, Francis Lee, 1907-1974

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Borgman, Albert S., 1890-1954

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Albert Stephens Borgman, who formed this collection, was a professor of English at New York University. From the description of Albert Stephens Borgman autograph collection, 1600-1950. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 122412072 From the guide to the Albert Stephens Borgman autograph collection, 1600-1950., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) ...

Cooke, Harold G.

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French, Joseph Milton, 1895-1962

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Robinson, F.N. (Fred. Norris), 1871-1966

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Fred Norris Robinson was a Chaucerian scholar and professor of medieval English at Harvard University, as was George Lyman Kittredge. John Strong Perry Tatlock taught medieval English at University of California, Berkeley. From the description of Papers, 1907-1930. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 82693642 From the guide to the Fred Norris Robinson collection, 1907-1930., (Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University) Robinson graduated fro...

Starr, Nathan Comfort, 1896-1981

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Nathan Comfort Starr (1896-1981) was a graduate of Harvard and Oxford Universities. He taught and wrote extensively about the Arthurian legend and Arthurian literature. From the description of Nathan Comfort Starr Arthuriana Ephemera collection, 1915-1979. (Wesleyan University). WorldCat record id: 646284642 Starr earned his Harvard AB in 1917. From the description of Federalist diplomacy : third report in History 10b, April 30, 1915. (Harvard University). WorldC...

Williams, Frank B. (Frank Backus), 1864-1954

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Ennis, Lambert, 1906-1954

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French, David P.

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Reynolds, George F. (George Fullmer), 1877-1964

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Booth, Bradford Allen, 1909-

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Booth was born on Apr. 9, 1909 in Pittsburgh, PA; BS, Allegheny College, 1930; MA (1932) and Ph. D (1935), Harvard Univ.; instructor, Univ. of Tennessee, 1935-36; instructor (1936-40), asst. professor (1940-48), assoc. professor (1948-54), professor in 1954, and chairman of the Dept. of English in 1965, UCLA; founded and became editor of Nineteenth-century fiction in 1945; published works include A cabinet of gems (1938), Trollope's autobiography (1947), Letters of Anthony Trollope (1951), Troll...

Brooke, Tucker, 1883-1946

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English author. From the description of Letter, 1902. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 86171781 Shakespeare scholar. From the description of Letters to his mother [manuscript] 1918-39. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647938462 ...

Griffith, R. H.

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Murphy, W. M. (William M.)

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Steel, Charles

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Camilla Day.

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Prouty, Charles Tyler

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Vivian, Charles Horton.

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White, Harriet

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Clarkson, Paul Stephen

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Thorpe, James Ernest, 1915-....

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Library director. From the description of Reminiscences of James Ernest Thorpe : oral history, 1966. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122481392 ...

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Little, David Mason, 1896-1954.

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Williams, David Gardner, 1907-

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Bush, Douglas, 1896-1983

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F. G. White.

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Tinker, Chauncey Brewster, 1876-1963

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Epithet: of Yale University British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000834.0x00011e A full biographical statement is provided in the register for the Chauncey Brewster Tinker Papers (GEN MSS 354) . From the guide to the Chauncey Brewster Tinker letters and manuscripts, 1900-1963, (Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library) Chauncey Brewster Tinker, teacher, scholar and collector. Tinker was a membe...

Taylor, Richard

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Epithet: LLB, Special Commissary in Lynn for the Bishop of Norwich British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001151.0x000337 Epithet: MA, Fellow of Brasenose College, Oxford British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000001151.0x000338 Epithet: wood engraver British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/...

Johnson, Fred R.

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Regional forest director. From the description of Papers 1901-1962. (Denver Public Library). WorldCat record id: 29459982 ...

Southworth, James Granville, 1896-....

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Abbott, W. C.

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Bate, Walter Jackson, 1918-1999

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Pawp, Frederic E.

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Sullivan, Richard H.

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McKilloy, Lorel.

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Rollins, Hyder Edward, 1889-1958

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Hyder Edward Rollins (1889-1958) was born in Abilene, Texas. In 1910 he received a B.A. from Southwestern University, an M.A. from the University of Texas in 1912, and a Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1917. In 1919 he went to Europe on a Harvard Sheldon Traveling Fellowship and in 1920 he was appointed assistant professor at New York University, becoming a full professor four years later. In 1926 he returned to Harvard, later succeeding George Lyman Kittredge as the Gurney Professor of English...

Pope, Willard Bissell

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Gwynn, Frederick L. (Frederick Landis), 1916-

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Bouslog, Charles Scott.

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Wilson, Harold S. (Harold Sowerby), 1904-

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Wilson, Elkin Calhoun

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Church, Margaret

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Gordon, John P.

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Frances B. Gwynn.

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Floyd, John

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Bober, W. P.

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Baker, Herschel Clay, 1914-

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Herschel Clay Baker (1914-1990) was the Francis Lee Higginson Professor of English Literature at Harvard. He taught at Harvard from 1946 to 1984. From the description of Papers of Herschel Clay Baker, ca. 1946-ca. 1984 (inclusive) (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77062609 ...

Simpson, C. M., Mrs.

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Wharey, James Blanton, 1872-1946

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James Blanton Wharey was valedictorian of the Davidson College class of 1891. While a student, he was a member of the Philanthropic Society. After graduation, he attended The Johns Hopkins University and the University of Berlin. He was a professor of English at Peabody College and the University of Texas. From the description of Speech, 1891. (American Museum of Natural History). WorldCat record id: 722091658 ...

Gordon, Harry W.

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Weld, John, 1914-

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Hillyer, Robert, 1895-1961

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Robert Hillyer was born in East Orange and he taught English and rhetoric at Harvard for several decades. In 1934 he won the Pulitzer Prize for poetry for "The Collected Verse of Robert Hillyer." From the description of Correspondence-Manuscripts, 1937-1943. (Temple University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 727944299 Hillyer graduated from Harvard in 1917 and taught English at Harvard. From the description of Papers of Robert Silliman Hillyer, 1940-1945 (inclusi...

Dotie?, J. Frank, Mrs.

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Norman, Charles, 1904-....

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Artist, poet, and author born in Russia. From the description of Charles Norman manuscript concerning John Masefield's "King Cole" [manuscript]. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 648004569 ...

Lowes, John Livingston, 1867-1945

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Lowes was an American scholar of English literature, especially the poetry of Samuel Taylor Coleridge. At the time of these letters he was professor at Harvard University. Grace Hazard Conkling was a professor of English at Smith College (1914-1947) and the author of many books of poetry. From the description of [Letters to Mrs. Conkling, 1920-1922] / John L. Lowes. (Smith College). WorldCat record id: 259487545 Lowes received a doctorate from Harvard in 1903 and taught Engl...

Trawick, Buckner B

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Smith, Courtney

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Keyes Metcalf

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Jackson, William A. (William Alexander), 1905-1964

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Jackson was a bibliographer and librarian. He was the first librarian of the Houghton Library at Harvard University.. From the description of William A. Jackson diplomas and certificates, 1927-1962. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 663976597 Jackson was a bibliographer and librarian. He was the first librarian of the Houghton Library at Harvard. From the description of William A. Jackson letters to Keyes DeWitt Metcalf, 1945. (Harvard University). WorldC...

Harvard university press

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The Harvard University Press was established by the Corporation as a separate department of the University in 1913. It acted as both a printing and publishing organization but in 1942 the University Printing Office, which was started in 1872, was re-established as a separate unit, and Harvard University Press became responsible only for publishing activities. From the description of Correspondence, 1929-1972 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76975908 ...

Boyce, Benjamin, 1903-1997.

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Benjamin Boyce was an English professor at Duke University. From the description of Papers, 1712-1983. (Duke University Library). WorldCat record id: 227815677 ...

Swan, Marshall Wilbur Stephen, ....-....

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Day, Cyrus Lawrence, 1900-1968

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Eaves, T. C. Duncan (Thomas Cary Duncan), 1918-

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Eloise Worcester.

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Bramlette, William Howard.

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Kittredge, Frances

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Schwab, Arnold T.

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Cranfill, Thomas Mabry

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Hill, Jim Dan, 1897-

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Major general, United States National Guard; author of The Minute Man in Peace and War : A History of the National Guard (Harrisburg, Pa.: Stackpole, 1964). From the description of Jim Dan Hill correspondence, 1956, with university libraries. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 754867636 A soldier, educator, and author, Jim Dan Hill was born in 1897 in Leon County, Texas, and educated at Baylor University, the University of Colorado, and the University of Minnesota. He served in ...

Sandison, Helen Estabrook, 1884-....

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White, Newman Ivey, 1892-1948

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The songs in v. 1-2 were collected at Alabama Polytechnic Institute. Those in v. 3 are partly a supplement and partly a further collection made at Trinity College, Durham, NC. From the description of Negro songs and folk-lore : with some songs, etc., of the southern whites / collected by Newman Ivey White : manuscript, 1916, 1920. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612807388 Newman Ivey White was an educator and Percy Bysshe Shelley scholar. He served as Professor of ...

Myrick, Kenneth, b. 1897

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Mabel?, George.

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Lamson, Roy, 1908-

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Templeman, William D.

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L?, Robert A?

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Edel, Marie.

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