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Frank Allen Bookplate Collection

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Identifier: 05-exws_bookplate
Abstract Bookplates from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries collected by Frank Allen, a Western Michigan University Librarian, and his former student, Jasper Green Pennington.

Fred Hartenstein Collection of Autographs

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Identifier: 04-exws_hartenstein
Abstract Eighty signed pieces of correspondence collected by Carnegie Library (Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania) librarian Sophie Levin between 1900-1911, which contain the autographs of notable figures from the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The collection was originally owned by the Carnegie Library, then given to Western Michigan University management professor, Dr. Fred V. Hartenstein, who donated it to Western Michigan University Libraries in 1983.

Helen Zakin papers

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Identifier: 01-exws_zakin
Abstract Photographs, negatives, and slides, notes, booklets and papers gathered by Dr. Zakin for her research, as well as academic papers and presentations and correspondence.

Howard Hilles-Corinne Roosevelt Robinson Correspondence Collection

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Identifier: 03-01-exws_hilles-robinson
Abstract Correspondence of the poet Howard Hilles and the poet and younger sister of President Theodore Roosevelt, Corinne Roosevelt Robinson. Includes handwritten poems exchanged by the two poets and photographs.

Hugh J. Moser Graphic Design Collection

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Identifier: 05-exws_moser
Abstract Pamphlets, guides, serials, samples, packets, and catalogs collected by Upjohn Company graphic designer Hugh J. Moser (1925-2009) relating to the field of graphic design / commercial art from the mid to late twentieth century. Materials on budgeting, estimating, creative process, layout, design, illustration, photography, typography, platemaking, paper, ink, printing processes, die cutting, embossing, binding, finishing and specialty printing.

Ives Street Press Archive

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Identifier: 05-exws_ivesstpress
Abstract Collected papers, samples and other materials of Barbara Cash (1930-1997) printer and designer at Ives St. Press (Connecticut and Maine). The collection contains correspondence with authors and colleagues, designs for broadsides and books, business records of the Ives Street and Cellador Presses, professional association meeting and contest materials, and materials for Cash's MFA thesis on fine presses in New England.

J. Whirler Pop-up and Children's Literature Archive

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Identifier: 05-exws_whirler
Abstract A collection of materials from a Portland, Oregon, bookstore, J. Whirler Books specializing in children's books and pop-up books. Collection includes articles and newsletters, book fair programs, publisher advertisement bookmarks, catalogs, directories, postcard advertisements, assorted issues of children's literature serials, and misc. correspondence to booksellerThis collection also has a large number of books associated with it (the books are cataloged individually and searchable through...

John Woods Papers

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Identifier: 03-exws_woods
Abstract Personal papers of twentieth century American poet John Woods, including drafts of individual poems and book manuscripts, research materials, academic career files, photographs, cassette tape recordings. Also associated with this collection are 987 books from the poet's personal library, many inscribed by the authors (the books are cataloged separately and searchable through the WMU Libraries online catalog)

Judith Moffett Literary Correspondence Collection

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Identifier: 03-01-exws_moffett
Abstract Collected correspondence between writer, English professor and translator Dr. Judith Moffett (1942 - ) and other poets and writers. Over 400 letters, notes, postcards, and cards all addressed to Dr. Moffett covering a period from 1963 to 1996. Includes letters from George Abbe, Isaac Asimov, Peter Beagle Marvin Bell, Wendell Berry, David Bromwich, Paul Engle, Seamus Heaney, Donald Justice, Lisel Mueller, Alicia Ostriker, Grace Schulman, Paul Zelinsky and others.

Katharine M. Briggs Collection

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Identifier: 03-exws_briggs
Abstract Papers of British folklorist Katharine M. Briggs (1898-1980). Scholarship on British Isles folklore, Elizabethan and Jacobean literature, children's literature; book, article and play manuscripts and typescripts; correspondence.

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Correspondence 19
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence 8
Ephemera 7
Poets, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence 7
American poetry -- 20th century 6
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Letters 6
Serial publications 6
Cistercians 5
Pamphlets 4
Photographs 4
Postcards 4
Proofs (Printing) 4
Publishers and publishing 4
Small presses 4
Typescripts 4
American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism 3
Authors -- 20th century -- Correspondence 3
Bibliographies 3
Catalogs 3
Graphic arts 3
Graphic design (Typography) 3
Poets, American -- 20th century 3
American poetry -- 19th century 2
Book designers--United States 2
Books -- Reviews 2
Cistercian monasteries 2
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.) 2
English poetry -- History and criticism 2
Illumination of books and manuscripts 2
Medievalists 2
Middle Ages 2
Monastic and religious life 2
Obituaries 2
Poetry 2
Poets -- 20th century -- Correspondence 2
Printing -- History 2
Printing -- Specimens 2
Scrapbooks 2
Spiritual life -- Catholic Church 2
articles 2
manuscripts (documents) 2
Advertisements 1
America, Captain (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc. 1
American literature -- 20th century 1
Architecture -- Middle East 1
Architecture, Medieval -- Europe 1
Architecture, Medieval -- Great Britain 1
Art portfolios 1
Art, Chinese -- Catalogs 1
Artists -- Michigan -- Kalamazoo 1
Arts -- Periodicals 1
Auction catalogs 1
Authors, American -- 20th century 1
Authors, South African -- 20th century 1
Autographs -- Collections 1
Avengers (Fictitious characters) -- Comic books, strips, etc. 1
Batman (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc. 1
Beer labels -- Design 1
Beowulf -- Criticism, Textual 1
Book auctions--Catalogs 1
Book design--United States 1
Book industries and trade--United States--20th century 1
Book jackets 1
Bookbinding 1
Bookplates -- Collectors and collecting 1
Bookplates -- Specimens 1
Books 1
Books -- History 1
Breviaries -- Texts 1
Business records 1
Calligraphy 1
Card files 1
Catholic Church -- History 1
Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- History 1
Catwoman (Fictitious character) -- Comic books, strips, etc. 1
Chapbooks 1
Chaucer, Geoffrey, -1400. Canterbury tales 1
Children's books -- United States 1
Children's literature -- United States 1
Children's literature, English 1
Children's periodicals 1
Children's poetry, American 1
Christian life -- Study and teaching 1
Christian literature, English (Old) -- Bibliography 1
Church architecture 1
Cigarette cards 1
Cistercian architecture 1
Cistercian convents 1
Cistercian glass painting and staining -- France 1
Cistercians -- Liturgy -- Texts 1
College teachers as authors 1
College teaching 1
Comic books, strips, etc. 1
Comic books, strips, etc. -- Graphic novels 1
Commercial art -- Printing 1
Commercial art -- United States -- 20th century 1
Cuneiform tablets--Specimens 1
Detective and mystery stories 1
Devotional exercises 1
Diaries 1
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Names
Callan, Edward (Edward Thomas O'Dwyer), 1917-2011 3
Black Sparrow Press 2
Abbaye de Lachalade (Meuse, France) 1
Abbaye de Pontigny 1
Abbaye de la Bénisson-Dieu 1
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Aelfric, Abbot of Eynsham 1
Aelred, of Rievaulx, Saint, 1110-1167 1
Allen, Francis Wilbur 1
Allen, Thomas B. (Thomas Burt), 1928-2004 1
Arion Press 1
Auden, W. H. (Wystan Hugh), 1907-1973 1
Baldwin, Alec, 1958- 1
Bellesorte, Anthony R., approximately 1936- 1
Benson, John Howard, 1901-1956 1
Bergé, Carol, 1928-2006 1
Berlin, Lucia 1
Bixby, Robert, 1952-2012 1
Blackburn, Paul 1
Blake, Trevor 1
Bloodroot Press 1
Boutilier, Nancy, 1961- 1
Bowles, Jane (Bowles, Jane Auer), 1917-1973 1
Bowles, Paul, 1910-1999 1
Boyce, Gray Cowan, 1899-1981 1
Braceland, Lawrence C. 1
Briggs, Katharine Mary 1
Brigham, Besmilr 1
Bromige, David 1
Bukowski, Charles 1
Caenegem, R. C. van (Raoul Charles) 1
Cash, Barbara 1
Catholic Church--Clergy 1
Christensen, Paul, 1943- 1
Christie, Manson & Woods International Inc. 1
Clampitt, Amy 1
Clark, Tom (Thomas Willard), 1941- 1
Club Konrad Haebler‏ 1
Codrescu, Andrei, 1946- 1
Coleman, Wanda 1
Cook, Ferris 1
Cooney, Seamus 1
Corman, Cid 1
Cossery, Albert, 1913-2008 1
Creeley, Robert, 1926-2005 1
Crews, Judson 1
DC Comics, Inc. 1
Davis, R. H. C. (Ralph Henry Carless), 1918-1991 1
Dawson, Fielding, 1930-2002 1
Di Prima, Diane 1
Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886 1
Dorn, Edward 1
Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945 1
Dunn, Frederick, Dr. 1
Edwards, Paul, 1950- 1
Eigner, Larry, 1927-1996 1
Enslin, Theodore 1
Eshleman, Clayton 1
Estelle Doheny Collection 1
Everson, William, 1912-1994 1
Faas, Ekbert, 1938- 1
Faksimile-Verlag Luzern 1
Fante, John, 1909-1983 1
Field, Edward, 1924- 1
Francis, Lesley Lee, 1931- 1
Frank, Thaisa 1
Gilbert, of Hoyland 1
Goodman, Paul, 1911-1972 1
Gordimer, Nadine 1
Grossinger, Richard, 1944- 1
Guest, Barbara 1
Hall, Donald, 1928- 1
Hanka, Ladislav 1
Hartenstein, Fred V. 1
Hartley, Marsden, 1877-1943 1
Helms, Alan 1
Higginson, Thomas Wentworth, 1823-1911 1
Hilles, Howard 1
Hohendorn, Paul 1
Inman, Will, 1923-2009 1
Irving, Edward Burroughs, 1923- 1
Ives Street Press 1
Jaffe, Sherril, 1945- 1
Janus Press 1
Joel Oppenheimer, 1930-1988 1
Jong, Erica 1
Joyce, James, 1882-1941 1
Kat Ran Press 1
Kelly, Robert, 1935- 1
Koller, James 1
Laistner, M. L. W. (Max Ludwig Wolfram), 1890-1959 1
Lally, Michael, 1942- 1
Lawrence, D. H. (David Herbert), 1885-1930 1
Levertov, Denise, 1923-1997 1
Lewis, Wyndham, 1882-1957 1
Lifshin, Lyn 1
Loy, Mina 1
Luthuli, A. J. (Albert John), 1898-1967 1
Lyon, Bryce Dale, 1920- 1
M. Moleiro Editor, S.A. 1
Malanga, Gerard 1
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