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Correspondence of Philip Lighfoot Scruggs [manuscript] 1930-69.

Brickell, Norma Long; Butterfield, L. H; Davis, Lambert; Edmunds, Murrell; Halsey, William F; Lee, Lawrence; Stettinius, Edward R., Jr; Byrd, Harry F; Darden, Colgate W; Fadiman, Clifton; Hardy, Robert Thomas; Kilpatrick, James Jackson; Scott, Hugh; Woodrum, Clifton A; England, Robert
Format
Manuscript/Archive
Language
English
Summary
The collection contains exchanges with other authors about their work, & with the Bobbs Merrill Co., Indianapolis, about his book, Man cannot tell. Another segment consists of correspondence pertinent to Scrugg's editorship of the Daily Advance, Lynchburg, Va. Much of the latter is with various Virginia colleges, particular U. Va. Poetry of Ruby (Altizer) Roberts & Twenty nine poems, by Craddock Edmunds are included.
Among the correspondents are Herschell Brickell, Norma Long Brickell, Lyman Henry Butterfield, Harry Flood Byrd, Lambert Davis, Colgate Whitehead Darden, Murrell Edmunds, Robert England, Clifton Fadiman, William Frederick Halsey, Robert Thomas Hardy, James Jackson Kilpatrick, Lawrence Lee, Hugh Scott, Edward Reilly Stettinius and Clifton Alexander Woodrum.
Description
1500 items.
Cite as
Correspondence of Philip Lightfoot Scruggs, 1930-69, Accession #1390-b, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.
Reproduction Notes
Ms. typescript (carbon copy), near print, print & photograph (b & w).
Technical Details
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    a| The collection contains exchanges with other authors about their work, & with the Bobbs Merrill Co., Indianapolis, about his book, Man cannot tell. Another segment consists of correspondence pertinent to Scrugg's editorship of the Daily Advance, Lynchburg, Va. Much of the latter is with various Virginia colleges, particular U. Va. Poetry of Ruby (Altizer) Roberts & Twenty nine poems, by Craddock Edmunds are included.
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    a| Correspondence of Philip Lightfoot Scruggs, 1930-69, Accession #1390-b, Special Collections, University of Virginia Library, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Va.
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    a| Ms. typescript (carbon copy), near print, print & photograph (b & w).
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    a| Scruggs, Philip Lighfoot, d| 1898- t| Man cannot tell.
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    a| Editorials.
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    a| Newspaper publishing z| Virginia z| Lynchburg.
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    a| Brickell, Herschell, d| [889-1952, e| correspondent.
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    a| Brickell, Norma Long.
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    a| Butterfield, L. H. q| (Lyman Henry), d| 1909-1982
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    a| Davis, Lambert, d| 1905-1993
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    a| Edmunds, Murrell, d| 1898-1981
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    a| Halsey, William F. q| (William Frederick), d| 1882-1959
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    a| Lee, Lawrence, d| 1903-1978.
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    a| Stettinius, Edward R., c| Jr. q| (Edward Reilly), d| 1900-1949
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    a| Byrd, Harry F. q| (Harry Flood), d| 1887-1966
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    a| Darden, Colgate W. q| (Colgate Whitehead), d| 1897-1981.
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    a| Fadiman, Clifton, d| 1904-1999.
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    a| Hardy, Robert Thomas.
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    a| Kilpatrick, James Jackson, d| 1920-2010
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    a| Scott, Hugh, d| 1900-1994
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    a| Woodrum, Clifton A. q| (Clifton Alexander), d| 1887-1950.
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    a| England, Robert.
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    a| MSS 1390-b Box 3 w| ALPHANUM i| X004987741 l| STACKS m| SPEC-COLL t| MANUSCRIPT

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