American literature -- 20th century

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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Caroline Beckwith notebook

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Identifier: NC1120
Abstract Book of manuscript poems and prose by various authors, primarily women.

Walter Van Tilburg Clark Papers

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Identifier: NC527
Abstract Notes for class and public lectures; manuscripts of, and notes about Clark's term papers, short stories, articles, and novels, both published and unpublished; scrapbooks containing material related to published works, such as dust jackets, letters received, reviews, and articles about Clark; business and literary related correspondence including letters to former students such as author David Madden; personal correspondence, primarily to Clark's wife Barbara Frances Morse Clark, son Robert M....

Virginia Coffman Papers

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Identifier: 2005-23
Overview Virginia Coffman (1914-2005) was an American novelist best known for her Gothic novels. Collection consists primarily of materials related to Coffman's career as a popular novelist, including manuscript drafts, notes, proposals, and newspaper clippings, as well as articles, screenplay ideas, and correspondence relating to her film and screenwriter career. A small amount of personal and family material is also included.

Mighels Family Papers

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Identifier: NC470
Abstract Papers include letter from Philip to Ed about business; ms on "Mining camp 'booms'" by Roy; typescript poem "Action" by Davis; scrapbook (1863-1888) started by Henry R., including clippings of his poetry and prose, Nevada history, and his election as Assembly speaker; and a scrapbook (1894-1897) by Harry of his published poetry, prose, and book reviews.

Nevada Writers Hall of Fame and Silver Pen Award Records

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Identifier: AC 0519
Abstract The records include budget and planning information for the annual programs, correspondence, histories of the two awards, biographical and marketing material about the authors, newspaper clippings, and some publications. Of particular interest are Black Rock Press broadsides honoring James W. Hulse, Robert Laxalt, and Stephen Liu.

Ann Ronald Papers

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Identifier: 2008-02
Overview The Ann Ronald Papers contain materials that cover Ronald's tenure as a professor and administrator at the University of Nevada, Reno as well as her role as a leading scholar and author in the fields of nature writing and ecocriticism. A lifelong member of the Western Literature Association, many of Ronald's books, articles, and essays describe the places and landscapes of the American West, especially Nevada. Materials include book manuscript drafts, research notes, promotional items,...