WorldCat Identities

Land, Roy 1908-1994

Overview
Works: 37 works in 38 publications in 2 languages and 101 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Bibliography  History  Records and correspondence  Personal narratives  Photographs  Bibliography‡vCatalogs  Interviews  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: Z881, 016.822
Publication Timeline
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Publications about  Roy Land Publications about Roy Land
Publications by  Roy Land Publications by Roy Land
posthumous Publications by Roy Land, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Roy Land
The Ellen Bayard Weedon Chinese collection at the University of Virginia : Catalogue of the Ma Kiam Library by University of Virginia ( Book )
2 editions published in 1965 in Chinese and English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ma Jian tu shu guan mu lu : Weijiniya da xue Elingbieyaoweideng Zhong wen cang shu by University of Virginia ( Book )
1 edition published in 1965 in Chinese and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Plays for amateurs (revised and enlarged) by Roy Land ( Book )
1 edition published in 1935 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Letters to Roy Land by Harry Clemons ( )
in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
People mentioned include Randolph Greenfield Adams, Francis Berkeley, Lucy Clark, Jack Dalton, Jefferson R. Kean, Dumas Malone, Louise Savage, Carroll Mason Sparrow, and John Cook Wyllie
Reference letters concerning the Prince Edward County desegretation suit by University of Virginia ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection contains a letter from Joe Carter, 1951 July 10, of the firm of Hunton, Williams, Anderson, Gay & Moor to Roy Land, Alderman Library, requesting the loan of three books needed for the firm's research work as well as a "short list of available books on segregation in the schools, its consequences, etc." The letter is annotated with the call numbers of the requested titles and a note as to when they were sent
Roy Land correspondence primarily with Harry Clemons by Roy Land ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Papers of Roy Land consist primarily of 14 letters to her from Harry Clemon commenting on people and events in the library and on the grounds of the University of Virginia during her absence, including an 1943 blackout in the middle of a lecture by Henry S. Commager who did not hear the alert signal and thought exiting audience members were displeased with his comments on Jefferson
Papers pertaining to an eccentric library patron by University of Virginia ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection contains letters between Roy Land and B. F. D. Runk concerning an eccentric patron who brought food into the library; a poem in honor of the lady and her handbag filled with decaying food, and a letter from the lady to Harvey Deal concerning an illness caused by a drafty window at Westminster Prebyterian Church
Letter of Horace Gregory, Saratoga Springs, N.Y., to Lawrence Drake by Horace Gregory ( Book )
1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter, 1953 May 9, New York, to Roy Land concerning an overdue copy of a book by Violet Paget [1 l. typescript signed. 22.7 cm.]--Letter, 1953 May 20, Roy Land to Gregory about the return of the book [1 l. typescript (carbon copy) 27.8 cm.]
Papers of the Fortnightly Club by Va.) Fortnightly Club (Charlottesville ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The papers contain programs, minutes, correspondence, obituaries and miscellaneous items pertaining to the Club including an article by Roy Land about the Club, a booklet "Knowledge in a nutshell" by Rosalie Nathan Florance, and a paper presented to the Club by Julian Bishko entitled "Victorian womanhood in the boys' historical novelist G.A. Henty."
Papers of the Fortnightly Club by Va.) Fortnightly Club (Charlottesville ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection also includes a copy of a clipping from the Daily Progress, 1914, describing a guest lecture by Dr. W.A. Lambeth; and a copy of a clipping from "Among Friends" giving a brief history of the club by Roy Land
Board of Alderman papers of the University Librarian by University of Virginia ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
There is also a printed brochure written by John Cook Wyllie "Some needs of the University of Virginia Library," ca. 1958, listing a central stack for Alderman, a science-technology building, funds for English literature, Slavic studies, a Spanish American collection, Italian literature, undergraduate science books, fine arts and architecture, and recreational reading
Letter : to Miss Roy Land by James Aswell ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Letter, 1953 March 24, to Miss Roy Land, concerning her review of his novel, The Birds and the Bees (New York, 1953). Enclosed is a clipping, 1953 March 3, of Miss Land's review of the book from the Richmond News Leader
Papers of Ma Kiam by Kiam Ma ( Book )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection contains 6 inventories, 1960-65, of his library acquired by The Ellen duPont Weedon Chinese collection at the U. Va.; a manuscript, 1965, used to photo offset "The catalogue of The Ma Kiam library", by Ng Tung King, edited by Roy Land. Pages of the manuscript have handwritten corrections. With it are earlier drafts of some portions, and the original design for the cover
James Sheridan Knowles -- the playwright by Roy Land ( Book )
1 edition published in 1931 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Oral history interview of Roy Land by Charles E. Moran by Roy Land ( )
1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Exhibit and lecture "Poliphili to Picasso" by Albemarle Art Association ( Book )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence and papers of Miss Roy Land by Roy Land ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondence and papers of Miss Roy Land, Circulation Librarian, including files on the student library committee, the American Library Association, the Southeastern Library Association, and the Virginia Library Association
Papers of the Charlottesville Branch of the American Association of University Women by American Association of University Women ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Topics in the papers concern civic, charitable and women's issues, particularly the A.A.U.W. Educational Foundation and its funding of fellowships and grants for university women
Papers of the University of Virginia Alumnae Association by University of Virginia ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The papers consist of drafts of the Associations by-laws, correspondence, membership lists, minutes and newsletter
Miscellaneous papers of John Cook Wyllie by John Cook Wyllie ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection also includes a 1947 memo regarding duplicates and commenting on the "present bankruptcy of the library" with a response by Roy Land; a mysterious telegram, 1941, from an Arthur Rubinstein about working for the Treasury Dept. that was probably sent to Wyllie by mistake; and an invitation from Joe Jenkins to male staff members to attend a retirement party for Francis Gay
 
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Alternative Names
Land, Keturah Royster, 1908-1994
Languages
English (27)
Chinese (2)