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Box VMF General Oversize


Contains 32 Results:

Abraham Lincoln Document

 Collection — Box: VMF General Oversize, Folder: 1
Identifier: MS-VMF-vmf099
Scope and Contents

1861 April 17. An appointment of James Allen, Jr. as Deputy Postmaster of Bloomington, Illinois, signed by Lincoln and William H. Seward, Secretary of State. 1 page

Advertising: A Reading Carlos Fuentes, on April 25, 1983, 8:00 p.m. in Brown Hall [Washington University], 1983 April 25

 Item — Box: VMF General Oversize, Folder: 8

Three copies of the flyer on teal paper: one regular (with Hurst penciled in above the printed location), one includes hand annotation in marker Cancelled across the flyer, the third appears to be a reprint with Rescheduled to Hurst Lounge, Dunker Hall instead of Brown Hall. 8.5 x 11"

What Where, Catastrophe, and Ohio Impromptu, 1983

 Item — Box: VMF General Oversize, Folder: 13
Description "The Harold Clurman Theatre and Lucille Lortel ... Present the World Premiere of Samuel Beckett's What Where[,] Catastrophe[,] and Ohio Impromptu." New York: 1983. Poster printed in two colors, by Jim Warren. 22 x 14 inches. Inscribed by Beckett. Folding crease at center, damp-staining to top and bottom margin, affecting inscription. Inscribed, "to Bill Targ with all good wishes Sam Beckett". William Targ (1907-1999) was an editor and then head of...

Walter Abish Collection

 Collection — Box: VMF General Oversize, Folder: 5
Identifier: MS-VMF-vmf201
Scope and Contents

Poster, "Walter Abish. Author of How Germanists, Alphabetical Africa and other fictions."  Poster for a reading by Walter Abish at Washington University in January Hall, Room 110.  The event was sponsored by Philosophy 236: Philosophy and Literature. 30 inches x 16 inches. Located in oversize.

Maurice Thomson Collection

 Collection — Box: VMF General Oversize, Folder: 4
Identifier: MS-VMF-vmf169
Scope and Contents

Indenture by which Maurice Thomson [sells] land in [Haversham], Horsham, Sussex, England, to John Corrance and Joseph Colston. Details the terms for delivery of fee, and terms for use, etc. Apparently for one year only (?). Verso, signatures of witnesses for both parties. Signed, no seal. Manuscript on vellum, 16 x 24"