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The Clinton F. Larson Collection

Identifier: MS-8

This collection contains poetry from local poet Clinton F. Larson.

Dates: 1964 - 1977

The Emma Russell Collection

Identifier: MS-30

A Manuscript by Emma Russell called, “Footprints of Roy” and copies of newspaper clippings of Emma Russell and her history of Roy, Utah.

Dates: 1873 - 1979

The H. E. Prall Manuscript Collection

Identifier: MS-108
Abstract This collection was found in the attic of the Chapel of the Flowers Mortuary in Ogden, Utah. The papers were stuffed in an old leather satchel. The collection consists of numerous poems, a small number of articles, a number of news clippings, and two letters.The words “H. E. Prall, Prairie Poet” are handwritten on many of the manuscript items. There are also news clippings of a column of “Open Forum by H. E. Prall.” The clippings are undated; however, some of them are...
Dates: 1930 - 1939

The Helen Hinckley (Jones) Manuscript Collection

Identifier: MS-9
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of Helen Hinckley (Jones)’ notes relating to biography, found in a copy of “Eminent Victorians” by Lytton Strachey, biographical sketches of Theodore Judah and Helen Hinckley (Jones), printer’s proof of “Rails from the West”, and a biographical account of Theodore Judah, and an uncorrected proof of “A Wall and Three Willows” by Najmeh Najafi, recounting experiences in Iran.

Dates: 1965 - 1983

The Lavon B. Carroll Manuscript Collection

Identifier: MSS-21

The collection consists of a Xerox page from a commentary by George Steiner, “Language and

Silence,” 1974, concerning the effect of culture on the human mind; a Xerox copy of an outline,

“Dimensions in Reading Literature and the Welfare of Mankind,” by Dr. Lavon B. Carroll,

January 12, 1978. A Xerox copy of the manuscript “Literature and the Welfare of Mankind”; a

printer’s proof of a manuscript, “Values in Literature.”

Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Utah State Poetry Society Collection

Identifier: MS-295

This collection contains Utah State Poetry Society reception programs and announcements, poems, correspondence, and obituaries of Utah State Poetry Society Members. This collection was received in 2007.

Dates: Other: Date Not Yet Determined

Vardis Fisher Correspondence

Identifier: MS-134

Letters and notes between author Vardis Fisher and Clarence Major of Omaha, Nebraska, November - December, 1963. Topics of the correspondence include Fisher’s comments on his personal favorite book which he has written and his views on the politics of several Idaho newspapers.

Dates: 1963

Western Literature Association Collection

Identifier: MS-345
Scope and Contents The Western Literature Association collection contains essays submitted to the thirteenth andfourteenth annual meetings of the association, 1978 and 1979 respectively; along with theircorresponding agenda. The collection also contains submissions to the fifteenth and sixteenthconferences, (1980 and 1981), but these later two only contain a few essays and do not includetheir agendas.The Western Literature Association was founded in...
Dates: 1978 - 1981