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Langston Hughes literary ephemera

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS P789
Overview

This collection of literary ephemera by author and poet Langston Hughes consists of a program and a translation by Hughes.

Dates: 1963

Langston Hughes literary works collection

 Collection
Call Number: RH MS 1023
Overview

The Langston Hughes literary works collection contains a variety of typescripts, proofs, and publications of Hughes' writings acquired from various sources.

Dates: 1926-1967

Langston Hughes papers

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Call Number: RH MS 127
Overview

The Langston Hughes papers consist of a range of items chiefly pertinent to his career as a poet and playwright.

Dates: 1931 - 1967

Literary manuscripts by David Ohle

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Call Number: PP 9
Overview David Ohle, an alum of the University of Kansas, has written and edited novels, short stories, poetry, and other works of fiction, as well as some non-fiction. Included in this collection is a manuscript of The Whole Moldenke (titled Motorman on publication) and a galley sheet (printer's proof) of a work titled The Moldenke. It also includes manuscripts of The...
Dates: 1970-2010s

Melvin Landsberg Papers: Correspondence with and about John Dos Passos

 Collection
Call Number: MS 342
Overview

Collection consists of letters, cards, and notes related to Melvin Landsberg's correspondence with and research on writer John Dos Passos, undertaken for his dissertation on and subsequent biography of Dos Passos, Dos Passos' Path to U.S.A.: A Political Biography, 1912-1936 (1972). The collection also includes correspondence with Dos Passos' friends and notes from interviews Landsberg conducted with Dos Passos' colleagues and friends.

Dates: 1956 - 1970

Personal papers of Elizabeth A. Schultz

 Collection
Call Number: PP 606
Overview

This collection of Elizabeth A. Schultz's personal papers includes two series established by Schultz herself: Personal Documents and Albums. Her personal documents relate largely to professional projects and teaching at KU, as well as to post-retirement publications and philanthropic activities. The Albums series includes photograph albums and scrapbooks from Schultz's childhood through post-retirement travels around the world.

Dates: 1897-2018 (bulk 1944-2018)

Personal papers of Robert E. Hemenway

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Call Number: PP 487
Overview

Robert "Bob" Hemenway was the sixteenth Chancellor at the University of Kansas. Materials in his collection include administrative documents from his time at KU and from previous posts at the University of Kentucky, the University of Wyoming, and the University of Oklahoma; his literary biography of Zora Neale Hurston; and his dissertation on Charles Brockden Brown, amongst other materials related to Hemenway's career.

Dates: 1906 - 2008

William Savage Johnson papers

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Call Number: MS 115
Overview

The collection includes a few manuscripts by University of Kansas English faculty member and author William Savage Johnson, letters received from and sent to notable writers by Johnson, and a small number of materials from Johnson's wife, Claudia Pendleton Johnson.

Dates: 1898-1942, 1966, 1970