WorldCat Identities

University of Colorado Libraries Special Collections Department

Overview
Works: 99 works in 100 publications in 1 language and 174 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Acting editions  Fiction  Tragicomedies  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Catalogs  Archives  Personal correspondence  Manuscripts  Bibliography 
Classifications: PT2607.U493, 832.914
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works by University of Colorado Libraries
The Henry Pettit, Edward Young Collection at the University of Colorado at Boulder Libraries : a bibliography by James May( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Computers and calculating devices : an emerging speciality in antiquarian science and technology book collecting by D. B Sarrazin( Book )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

George H. Cressler collection of autographs by George H Cressler( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An autograph album containing 72 signatures of major American political and literary persons of the 1890's
John Creasey manuscript of See nothing, hear nothing, say all (MS 89) by John Creasey( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection includes a bound typewritten copy (93 leaves) of "See nothing, hear nothing, say all: a play in three acts with nine scenes and one set" by John Creasey. The play was performed at the Salisbury Repertory Theatre where Creasey was a board member. There are also two letters from James Sandoe and an 18 p. bibliography of Creasey's books ("Complete list of books by John Creasy, under his own name and pen-names"). Also included is an envelope addressed to James Sandoe, Esq., dated 12 Dec 1969 and postmarked Salisbury, WILTS, showing an APA logo and photograph of John Creasey with the following quote, "I believe that there are men of great ability, valuable experience and high ideals in every party, and that our system of government should allow the best men from all the parties - while maintaining their political identity - to work together for the good of Britain in All Party Alliance. - John Creasey."
Bruce Campbell Dalton Trumbo Ephemera Collection by Bruce Campbell( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This collection includes materials related to the anti-war movie, "Johnny Got His Gun," written by University of Colorado alumnus Dalton Trumbo and produced by Bruce Campbell. The movie, set in 1918, is about a soldier who becomes a quadruple amputee
Lois Hudson papers by Lois Phillips Hudson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contains unused versions, drafts, proofs, and correspondence
James Thurber letters to Mrs. Robert Sterling by James Thurber( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection is comprised of six letters written by Thurber to Mrs. Robert Sterling of Boulder, CO, discussing his upcoming works. The letters were sent from New York City, West Cornwall, CT, Bermuda, Hot Springs, VA and are dated from Nov. 1946 to Oct. 1950
James A. Rosenfield play (MS 88) by James Rosenfield( )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Draft of an original three act play by James Rosenfield, Stoned, presented the 2nd and 3rd of December, 1969, New Play Theater in Old Main Chapel, University of Colorado, Boulder. This is a reproduction of a typescript, the title page of which reads "October 30, 1969, Sam Christiansen Edition."
Florence Becker Lennon papers by Florence Becker Lennon( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection comprises typescripts, correspondence, photographs, clippings, periodicals, audiotapes, published works, memorabilia and other materials
Shirley Jackson papers (MS 336) by Shirley Jackson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection is comprised of original and carbon typescripts from short stories, essays, notes and drafts by Shirley Jackson. Many of the individual typescripts have pencil holograph corrections and notes
Medieval manuscript collections of the University of Colorado at Boulder by University of Colorado Libraries( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The majority of these medieval holdings are from Bibles, Books of Hours, and other religious materials, with some private and official letters. Major discrepancies exist in some dating and attributions; for more detailed information, please see the individual finding aids and the following catalog available in the Special Collections Reading Room: "Medieval Manuscripts in the Norlin Library: A Summary Catalogue."
James Hayes collection on the history of calligraphy, printing and letterforms by James Hayes( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection holds approximately 1480 volumes of books, serials, exhibit catalogs and ephemera relating to the history of handwriting, callligraphy, printing, paleography, heraldry, classical and medieval art, fine arts, and history and archaeology as they relate to the book arts
Judgment of Paris manuscript page by Gore Vidal( )

1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Comprised of one autographed and annotated manuscript page (page 364) of The Judgment of Paris, dated 1951
Terra incognita : mapping an interactive video installation by William Barry Whittaker( )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Herbert Ruhm edition of Henry James' Confidence and A Passionate Pilgrim by Henry James( )

1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains galleys and reviews of Herbert Ruhm's edition of Henry James' Confidence and A Passionate Pilgrim. Confidence was the fifth novel that Henry James published originally for the American journal Scribner's Monthly as a serial from August 1879 to January 1880. The text from these serials was then published in February 1880 by Houghton, Osgood, and Company of Boston, Massachusetts
Eugene Richardson printing ephemera collection by Eugene Stanley Richardson( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection consists of published works and printing ephemera of private presses. The majority of the presses are American, but there is at least one European house. The collection also contains material from commercial companies involved in the printing trade, serial publications about the trade private press directories, and miscellany collected by Eugene Richardson. Most of the collection dates from the second half of the twentieth century
The North American Indian 1983 by Edward S Curtis( Book )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contains 13 prints reproduced from sepia tone photographs
Marcia F. Heald correspondence (MS 35) by Marcia F Heald( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The Marcia F. Heald correspondence comprises 24 letters including personal letters and responses from publishers. It includes one letter from Leo Tolstoy to Ernest Crosby, dated 11 July 1898. Tolstoy's letter discusses the plight of the Doukhabors, or Spirit Wrestlers, a Christian pacifist group persecuted in Tsarist Russia for their refusal to serve in the military. Tolstoy requests assistance from Crosby in finding land in Texas for them to settle. Six months later, Sergei Tolstoy sailed with 2,333 Doukhobors from the Black Sea port of Batoum to Halifax. They settled in Canada. It also includes two letters from Count Ilya Tolstoy (1928; 1931) and 1 from his wife, Nadine (n.d.)
The visit : a tragi-comedy by Friedrich Dürrenmatt( )

1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

1 mimeographed typescript of Friedrich Dürrenmatt's The Visit, in English translation by Larry Rich
Dorothy Gardiner papers by Dorothy Gardiner( )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

The collection contains drafts, correspondence, articles and clippings, photographs, and drawings
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.69 (from 0.41 for The visit ... to 0.72 for The Henry ...)

Alternative Names

controlled identityUniversity of Colorado Boulder. University Libraries. Special Collections Department

controlled identityUniversity of Colorado Libraries

University of Colorado Libraries. Department of Special Collections

University of Colorado Libraries. Special Collections Dept.

Languages
English (22)