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Guide to the Duncan and Fredrika Brent Collection
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Brent, Duncan

Box 1: 1

Correspondence to Duncan Brent, 1958, 1977, n.d.

Box 1: 2

Correspondence to Lawrence Clark Powell, ca. 1962-1981


Brent, Fredrika

Box 1: 3

Correspondence to Fredrika, 1959, n.d.

Box 1: 4

Correspondence to Mr. and Mrs. Ray Billington (one with elaborate drawing), 1972, 1980

Box 1: 5

Notes and notebook (autobiographical notes, drawings, and poems, much of it apparently written at an early age)


Powell, Lawrence Clark

Box 1: 6

Correspondence to Powell re Brents' death, 1981

Box 1: 7

Correspondence to Powell, mainly re Powell's memorial volume to Duncan Brent, 1981-1983

Box 1: 8

Transcriptions of Brent-Powell correspondence and notes for memorial volume Le monde passé (memorial volume)

Box 1: 9-10

Typescript (2 copies, one annotated by Doyce Nunis and Mabel Billington)

Box 1: 11

Final Proofs (also copies of photos for the book)

Box 1: 12

Billington, Ray Allen (copy of "Selling the West" and typescript of "Cowboys, Indians, and the Land of Promise: The World Image of the American Frontier," inscribed by Billington, to the Brents), 1975

Box 1: 13

Sermons (bound vellum volume, with handwritten text, author unknown), ca. 1669-1671

Box 1: 14

Miscellany (includes notes, cards, clippings - much unidentified), ca. 1912-1976, n.d.

Box 1: 15

Brent Dame, Hally (sister of Duncan) - Correspondence