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Bergun Huff Brown Collection

 Collection — Box VMF 2, Folder: 02
Identifier: MS-VMF-vmf016
Scope and Contents Photocopies and transcriptions of the letters of Private Bergun H. Brown, August 27, 1861 through February 20, 1865 in the 29th Regiment, Indiana Volunteer Infantry.  Bound together under the title, "Bergun H. Brown's Civil War Days," with text by his son, Guy M. Brown (1972).A compilation of original source material including letters, a diary, documents, and historical narratives, the collection presents a vivid picture of a Union soldier's experiences and attitudes throughout...

Cartographic Manuscript Collection

Identifier: MS-MS-ms140
Scope and Contents Consists of maps or engravings by Theodore de Bry, John Ogilby, Phillip Baldeeus, Jean Baptiste B. d'Anville, Jean Barbault, Jacques Nicholas Bellin, Rigobert Bonne, Frederik Ludvig Norden, Richard Pococke, Robert Sayer, Thomas Stackhouse, Adam Black, Adrien Hubert Brue, John Dower, Geographisches Institut, Victor Levasseur, John Pinkerton, John Thomson, Philippe M.G. van de Maelen, John Carry, Auguste Henri Dufour, Samuel Dunn, William Faden, Thomas Jefferys, Alexander Keith Johnston,...

John Rison Fordyce Papers

Identifier: MS-MS-ms047
Scope and Contents

The John Rison Fordyce Papers consists primarily of material towards a history of the DeSoto expedition, entitled "Trailing DeSoto." In addition to chapter drafts, the collection contains typed and autograph notecards, various maps, and a scrapbook.

Wesley Winans Horner Papers

Identifier: LH-wua00337
Scope and Contents The Wesley Winans Horner Papers consists of material related to Horner’s consulting work on sewer design projects including Belleville Aviation Field [Scott Air Force Base] in Shiloh, Illinois; Trinity River Flooding in Dallas, Texas; River Des Peres Drainage Project in St. Louis, Missouri; and additional sewer projects in Louisville, Kentucky and St. Louis, Missouri. In addition, the collection includes Horner’s thesis, The Gingrass Valley Sewer System, as well as other publications by...

Arthur C. Hoskins Papers

Identifier: MS-MS-ms055
Scope and Contents

The Arthur C. Hoskins collection contains items directly related to Hoskins and his family, including correspondence and records of expenses, and also items related to Missouri Historical Society activities. Certain items, which are connected to material previously collected by Hoskins, but whose source is unknown, have been placed in the collection because of their convenient connection.

May Swenson Papers

Identifier: MS-MS-ms111
Scope and Contents The May Swenson Papers contain manuscript and editorial material toward most of her books including Another Animal (1954), A Cage of Spines (1958), To Mix with Time: New and Selected Poems (1963), and Half Sun Half Sleep (1967). This material includes drafts of individual poems as well as letters to and from various editors, friends, and readers. Swenson’s correspondents include John Hall Wheelock, and Burroughs Mitchell, but the most fascinating portion of the May Swenson Papers is her...

Tyson Research Center Records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WUA-01-wua00264
Scope and Contents

This collection includes reports, articles, studies, bills of sale, easements, maps, photo, and proposals.

Mona Van Duyn and Jarvis Thurston Papers

Identifier: MS-MS-ms144
Scope and Contents The Mona Van Duyn and Jarvis Thurston Papers make up one of the largest groups within the Modern Literature Manuscript Collection. Included are hundreds of letters of correspondence from and to literary figures, publishers, editors, scholars, family, and friends. Also included are manuscripts and editorial matter towards most of Van Duyn’s books, drafts of individual poems, essays and reviews by both Van Duyn and Thurston, and manuscripts by others authors. Finally, the Van Duyn and Thurston...