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Inventory of the Virginia Perry Wilson Collection on Jesse Stuart
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Series 1. Correspondence 1966-1984

Physical Description: 28 folders

Scope and Content Note

Contains correspondence by and about Jesse Stuart and his works.
Arranged into three subseries: Outgoing, Incoming, and Third Party.

Subseries 1.1 Outgoing 1975

Physical Description: 1 lettter

Scope and Content Note

Contains one letter written by Virginia Perry Wilson.
Box MC047:1

Leslie's Drug Store 1975 February 25


Subseries 1.2 Incoming 1966-1984

Physical Description: 26 folders

Scope and Content Note

The majority of the subseries contains correspondence from Mary Clarke and Jesse Stuart. The letters are arranged alphabetically by correspondent.
Box MC047:2

Archer Editions Press 1979

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Bancroft Library 1984 December 5

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Bleiweiss, Roy 1977 September 14

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Clarke, Mary 1972 April 11

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Clarke, Mary 1979 July 17

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Clarke, Mary 1980 January 8

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Clarke, Mary 1980 May 5

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Clarke, Mary 1980 October 15

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Clarke, Mary 1981 January 29

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Clarke, Mary 1981 March 24

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International Bookfinders Inc. 1973-1977

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Stuart, Jesse 1966 May 11

Scope and Content Note

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Stuart, Jesse 1968 January 27

Scope and Content Note

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Stuart, Jesse 1970 February 2

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Stuart, Jesse 1970 February 25

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Stuart, Jesse 1970 July 1

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Stuart, Jesse 1971 February 8

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Stuart, Jesse 1971 September 3

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Stuart, Jesse 1975 January 13

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Stuart, Jesse 1975 February 7

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Stuart, Jesse 1975 March 25

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Stuart, Jesse 1975 June 23

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Stuart, Jesse 1978 January 17

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Stuart, Jesse undated

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Western Kentucky University 1979 December 3

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Western Kentucky University 1981 April 3


Subseries 1.3 Third Party 1979

Physical Description: 1 letter
Box MC047:28

Western Kentucky University to Mary Clarke 1979 December 5


Series 2. Broadsides by Jesse Stuart 1970

Physical Description: 3 broadsides

Scope and Content Note

Contains three broadsides of Stuart's works. Arranged alphabetically by title.
Box MC047:229

Land Where the Honey-Colored Wind is Fair 1970

Box MC047:30

Mountain Funeral 1970

Box MC047:31

Sir 1970


Series 3. About Jesse Stuart and His Works 1953-1982

Physical Description: 3 folders
Box MC047:32

American Book Collector 1966 February

Box MC047:33

Clippings 1953-1982

Box MC047:34

Jesse Stuart: A Bibliography for May 1960-May 1965 by Hensley C. Woodbridge 1965