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Accounting and Geometry

American Frontier

American Literature

American Revolution and Colonial America

Archeology

Art History and Criticism

Botany

British Literature

Cartography

Civil War

Cryptography

European History

History of the Book/Printing

Illuminated Manuscripts

Legal History

Mail Art

Mnemonics

Modernism

Paleography - Writing

Philosophy

Philosophy - Philology

Poets: Black Mountain

Poets: San Francisco/Beat

Post-Modernism/Experimentalism

Rock Music

St. Louis Figures and History

Science Fiction

Sign Languages

Social Issues

Stenography

Telegraphy

Theater History

Typography

U.S. Presidents

Vietnam War

Visual Art

Washington University Faculty, Students and History

World War II


Accounting and Geometry

Phillip Mills Arnold Papers

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American Frontier

Bryan Family Papers

William G.B. Carson Papers (New Mexico history)

John Rison Fordyce Papers

Isaac Lionberger Collection

High Family Papers

Spanish Archive

I.A. Stevens Collection

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American Literature

MSS003 Conrad Aiken Papers

MSS004 Lee Anderson Papers

MSS005 Eugene Angert Papers

MSS007 Jennifer Atkinson Papers

MSS009 John Bennett Papers

MSS010 Paul Bennett Papers

MSS011 Carol Berge Papers

MSS012 Elizabeth Bishop Papers

MSS014 Paul Blackburn Papers

MSS133 Mary Boatwright Collection of James Merrill Papers

MSS015 Louise Bogan Papers

MSS016 Harold Brodkey Papers

MSS017 Jocelyn Brooke Papers

MSS018 Louis Brownlow Papers

MSS020 Ethan Shaskan Bumas Papers

MSS021 Anthony Burgess Papers

MSS023 William G.B. Carson Papers

MSS136 Jan Garden Castro Papers

MSS151 Michael Castro Papers

MSS026 Thomas Clark Papers

MSS027 Robert David Cohen Papers

MSS031 Robert Creeley Papers

MSS151 Lorin Cuoco Papers

MSS032 Edward Dahlberg Papers

MSS033 Delmar Magazine Archive

MSS034 Babette Deutsch Papers

MSS128 Elyane Dezon-Jones Papers

MSS035 James Dickey Papers

MSS036 Bertha Dodge Papers

MSS037 Robert Duncan Papers

MSS039 Stanley Elkin Papers

MSS040 George P. Elliott Papers

MSS042 William Everson Papers

MSS044 Raymond Federman Collection

MSS149 Wayne Fields Papers

MSS045 Donald Finkel Papers

MSS047 John R. Fordyce Papers

MSS077 Michael Fraenkel Papers

MSS048 Freelance Magazine Archives

MSS049 William Gaddis Papers

MSS050 Isabella Gardner Papers

MSS051 William Gass Papers

MSS052 Charles Guenther Papers

MSS053 Pamela White Hadas Papers

MSS131 Richard Hazelton Papers

MSS054 Katherine Arnstein Heinemann Papers

MSS056 A.E. Hotchner Papers

MSS057 Herbert Howarth Papers

MSS146 Ted Hughes Papers

MSS058 Fannie Hurst Papers

MSS059 International Writers Center Archive

MSS060 David Jackson Papers

MSS062 Josephine Johnson Papers

MSS063 Jordan Davies Press Archive

MSS125 Robert Kohn Papers

MSS065 William Krasner Papers

MSS067 Albert and Naomi Lebowitz Papers

MSS070 Denise Levertov Papers

MSS073 Leo Litwak Papers

MSS132 Hunter Low Papers

MSS074 Walter Lowenfels Papers

MSS075 Erica Elizabeth Marx Papers

MSS143 Charles Mathes Papers

MSS078 Clark Mills McBurney Papers

MSS079 Shepherd Mead Papers

MSS081 David Meltzer Papers

MSS083 James Merrill Papers

MSS084 Josephine Miles Papers

MSS141 Henry Miller Papers

MSS076 Charles Monaghan Papers

MSS085 Marianne Moore Papers

MSS150 Ted Morgan Collection of William S. Burroughs

MSS086 John N. Morris Papers

MSS088 Vladimir Nabokov Papers

MSS089 Howard Nemerov Papers

MSS091 George Marion O'Donnell Papers

MSS130 Donald Oresman Papers

MSS092 Eric Pankey Papers

MSS139 Carol Pearlman Papers

MSS093 Perspective Magazine Archive

MSS094 Pierrepont Press Archive

MSS096 Arthur Proetz Papers

MSS098 Release Press Archive

MSS099 Cedric Reynolds Papers

MSS147 St. Louis Poetry Center Archive

MSS127 River Styx Collection

MSS104 William Jay Smith Papers

MSS108 Radcliffe Squires Papers

MSS138 Richard Stang Papers

MSS109 I.A. Stevens Papers

MSS126 Judith Saul Stix Papers

MSS110 Robert Sward Papers

MSS111 May Swenson Papers

MSS112 James Tate Papers

MSS113 Benjamin Taylor Papers

MSS142 Edmond Taylor Papers

MSS114 Jarvis Thurston Papers

MSS117 Jean Tucker Papers

MSS118 John Updike Papers

MSS119 Constance Urdang Papers

MSS120 Mona Van Duyn Papers

MSS144 Mona Van Duyn and Jarvis Thurston Papers

MSS122 David Wagoner Papers

MSS123 Mary Augusta Ward Papers

MSS129 Patty Jo Watson Papers

MSS135 Richard "Red" Watson Papers

MSS134 Tennessee Williams Papers

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American Revolution and Colonial America

Burr-Purkitt Family Papers

George N. Meissner Collection

Guy Patterson Chapman Papers

Horace Elisha Scudder Papers

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Archeology

Patty Jo Watson Papers

John Max Wulfing Collection

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Art History and Criticism

William Eisendrath Papers

Max Kahn Papers

Jean Tucker Papers

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Botany

Bertha Sanford Dodge Papers

George Engelmann Papers

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British Literature

Samuel Beckett Papers

Guy Patterson Chapman Papers

Rick Cluchey Collection of Waiting for Godot Materials

Padraic Colum Letter

Ford Madox Ford Papers

Elizabeth Jennings Papers

Edward Lucie-Smith Collection

Isador Mendle Collection on the History of Printing

George Moore Letter

George Moore and William Butler Yeats Typescript

Iris Murdoch Letters

Roden Noel Papers

F.T. Prince Papers

Progressive League Archive

George Bernard Shaw Papers

Stevie Smith Papers

Muriel Spark Papers

James Stephens Collection

Trigram Press Archive

Alexander Trocchi Papers

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Cartography

Cartographic Manuscript Collection

Mona Van Duyn and Jarvis Thurston Papers

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Civil War

William K. Bixby Papers

Bergun Huff Brown Collection

Farmer Family Papers

High Family Papers

Andrew Johnson Collection

Abraham Lincoln Document

Wilbur Henry Siebert Collection

I.A. Stevens Collection

Norman C. "Tom" Wolff, Jr. Collection

James Erwin Yeatman Letter

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Cryptography

Phillip Mills Arnold Papers

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European History

Cartographic Manuscript Collection

William K. Bixby Papers

George N. Meissner Papers

Isador Mendle Collection on the History of Printing

Spanish Archive

I.A. Stevens Collection

Edmond Taylor Papers

Gert von Gontard Papers

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History of the Book/Printing

George Henry Carter Papers

George N. Meissner Papers

Isador Mendle Collection on the History of Printing

Release Press Archive

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Illuminated Manuscripts

George N. Meissner Collection

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Legal History

Theodore C. Link Family Papers

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Mail Art

John M. Bennett Papers

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Mnemonics

Phillip Mills Arnold Papers

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Modernism

Ford Madox Ford Papers

Conrad Aiken Papers

T.S. Eliot Collection

James Merrill Papers

Marianne Moore Papers

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Paleography - Writing

Phillip Mills Arnold Papers

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Paleography - Writing

William Gass Papers

Richard "Red" Watson Papers

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Philosophy - Philology

Phillip Mills Arnold Papers

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Poets: Black Mountain

Cid Corman Papers

Robert Creeley Papers

Robert Duncan Papers

Denise Levertov Papers

Charles Olson Collection

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Poets: San Francisco/Beat

Michael McClure Letters

David Meltzer Papers

Kenneth Rexroth Collection

Philip Walen Collection

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Post-Modernism/Experimentalism

Stanley Elkin Papers (fiction)

William Gaddis Papers (fiction)

William Gass Papers (prose)

Ted Morgan Collection of William S. Burroughs

May Swenson Papers (poetry)

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Rock Music

David Meltzer Papers

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St. Louis Figures and History

William K. Bixby Papers

Duff's Restaurant Literary Events Collection

Chouteau Family Collection

Charles Guenther Papers

Richard S. Hawes Collection

Katherine Arnstein Heinemann Papers

Arthur C. Hoskins Papers

Fannie Hurst Papers

Josephine Johnson Papers

Timothy Leach Papers

Albert and Naomi Lebowitz Papers

Frederick William Lehmann Collection

Theodore C. Link Family Papers

George N. Meissner Papers

Isador Mendle Collection on the History of Printing

Stratford Lee Morton Papers

Arthur Proetz Collection

H.J. Ruehmkorf Collection

Robert Snow Papers

Spanish Archive

I.A. Stevens Collection

James Tower Sweringen Collection

Frank William Taussig Collection

Edmond Taylor Papers

Jean Tucker Papers

Thomas Jefferson Whitman Collection

John Max Wulfing Collection

James Erwin Yeatman Letter

Leah Rachel Yoffie Collection

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Science Fiction

Shepherd Mead Papers

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Sign Languages

Phillip Mills Arnold Papers

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Social Issues

Jane Addams Letter

Josephine Johnson Papers

Florence Nightingale Letter

John Greenleaf Whittier Collection

James Erwin Yeatman Letter

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Stenography

Phillip Mills Arnold Papers

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Telegraphy

Phillip Mills Arnold Papers

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Theater History

William C.B. Carson Papers

Isabella Gardner Papers

Arthur Proetz Collection

St. Louis Theater Programs Collection

St. Louis Theater Programs Scrapbook

Gert von Gontard Papers

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Typography

Phillip Mills Arnold Papers

Isador Mendle Collection on the History of Printing

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U.S. Presidents

Herbert Clark Hoover Letter

Wayne Fields Papers

Andrew Johnson Collection

Abraham Lincoln Document

William McKinley Letters

George N. Meissner Papers

Theodore Roosevelt Collection

I.A. Stevens Collection Papers

Norman C. "Tom" Wolff, Jr. Collection

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Vietnam War

Walter Lowenfels Papers

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Visual Art

Tom Clark Papers

Max Kahn Papers

James Merrill Papers

Muriel Nezhnie Watercolors

Mona Van Duyn and Jarvis Thurston Papers

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Washington University Faculty, Students and History

Ethan Shaskan Bumas Papers

William G.B. Carson Papers

Elyane Dezon-Jones Papers

William Eisendrath Papers

Stanley Elkin Papers

Wayne Fields Papers

Donald Finkel Papers

Free Lance Archive

William Gass Papers

Pamela White Hadas Papers

Richard Hazelton Papers

Katherine Arnstein Heinemann Papers

A.E. Hotchner Papers

Fannie Hurst Papers

International Writers Center Archive

Josephine Johnson Papers

Robert Kohn Papers

Albert and Naomi Lebowitz Papers

Clark Mills McBurney Papers

Shepherd Mead Papers

Modern Literature Media Collection

John N. Morris Papers

Stratford Lee Morton Papers

Howard Nemerov Papers

Arthur Proetz Collection

River Styx Collection

William Jay Smith Papers

Richard Stang Papers

Benjamin Taylor Papers

Edmond Taylor Papers

Jarvis Thurston Papers

Constance Urdang Papers

Mona Van Duyn Papers

Mona Van Duyn and Jarvis Thurston Papers

Patty Jo Watson

Richard "Red" Watson Papers

Tennessee Williams Collection

Dorothea Wolfgram Letters

James Erwin Yeatman Letter

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World War II

James Dickey Papers

Laurie Lee Letter

Howard Nemerov Papers

F.T. Prince Papers

William Jay Smith Papers

Edmond Taylor Papers

Gert von Gontard Papers

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