Log In | Contact Us| View Cart (0)
Browse: Collections Digital Content Subjects Creators Record Groups

Ija Adler Papers (MSS002)

Overview

Scope and Contents

Administrative Information

Detailed Description

Correspondence

Correspondence associated with Ija Adler's interest in bookplates, other items

Literary manuscripts and typescripts

Editorial matter

Notebooks, journals, diaries, miscellaneous manuscripts not previously accounted for

Miscellany



Contact us about this collection

Ija Adler Papers (MSS002), 1811-1967 | MSS Manuscripts

Printer-friendly Printer-friendly | Email Us Contact Us About This Collection

Collection Overview

Title: Ija Adler Papers (MSS002), 1811-1967Add to your cart.

Predominant Dates:1811-1967

ID: MSS/MSS/002

Primary Creator: Adler, Ija (1888-1968)

Extent: 12.0 Boxes

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Ija Adler Papers consists of correspondence, 1932-1967, and associated manuscripts and miscellany.

Series 1, Adler correspondence and that of bookmen Isaac Levine and Leroy Go ble, 1919-1967, 57 items.

Series 2, Correspondence and autographs associated with Adler's interests, including the following subseries: 2/1, autographs and letters of Charles Dexter Allen, Arnold Bennett, Calvin Coolidge, Mary Mapes Dodge, Louise Imogene Guiney, Ella Higginson, E.A. Robinson, others, 46 items; 2/2, correspondence, 1919-1925, among Oscar and Gene Derwood Williams, Rhythmus editors and associates Jack Brady, Gustav Davidson, J.Nolan Vincent of the journal Parnassus, and contributors, including Hilda Aldington, Harold Monro, Babette Deutsch, Witter Bynner, Richard Aldington, Faith Baldwin, Maxwell Bodenheim, Louise Bogan, others, 44 items; 2/3, correspondence concerning Robert Nathan books, 9 items; 2/4, correspondence, other material relating to bookplate exchanges, largely directed to W.E. Daignault, Chicago, 1947 to 1951, 191 items.

Series 3, Literary manuscripts, including one or more items by Mary Mapes Dodge, Eugene Field, Hugh Fisher, James J. Hissey, Isaac Myer, 17 items; 3/1, items either written by or translated by Walter W. Schmauch, 11 items.

Series 4, editorial matter, including proofs of work by Henry Miller and Mary Britton Miller (pseud. Isabel Bolton), 3 items. Series 5, Notebooks, miscellaneous manuscripts, including four personal notebooks of Ija Adler, a commonplace book, 1860, compiler unknown, catalog of books of Alfred J. Cox, manuscript notebook of James Stephens containing an essay published in Irish Statesman as Literature and life: An interview with James Stephens by James Esse, Theatrum poetarum, unidentified compiler, with manuscript pages laid in, a group of sermons by M. l'abbé Bouguillon, Sainte-Roch, c. 1811-1834, in French, a Spanish manuscript dated 1653, 96 items.

Series 6, Miscellany, including photographs of Norman Douglas and family, photographs of George W. Lee, Isabella Gardner and Rex Stout, reviews of The mint [journal] by T.E. Lawrence, clippings, 39 items.

Administrative Information

Repository: MSS Manuscripts

Access Restrictions: Open.

Use Restrictions:

Users of the collection must read and agree to abide by the rules and procedures set forth in the Materials Use Policies.

Providing access to materials does not constitute permission to publish or otherwise authorize use. All publication not covered by fair use or other exceptions is restricted to those who have permission of the copyright holder, which may or may not be Washington University.

If you wish to publish or license Special Collections materials, please contact Special Collections to inquire about copyright status at (314) 935-5495 or spec@wumail.wustl.edu. (Publish means quotation in whole or in part in seminar or term papers, theses or dissertations, journal articles, monographs, books, digital forms, photographs, images, dramatic presentations, transcriptions, or any other form prepared for a limited or general public.)

Preferred Citation: Name of the Collection, Washington University Libraries, Department of Special Collections


Box and Folder Listing


Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Correspondence],
[Series 2: Correspondence associated with Ija Adler's interest in bookplates, other items],
[Series 3: Literary manuscripts and typescripts],
[Series 4: Editorial matter],
[Series 5: Notebooks, journals, diaries, miscellaneous manuscripts not previously accounted for],
[Series 6: Miscellany],
[All]

Series 6: MiscellanyAdd to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 110: Douglas, Norman, no dateAdd to your cart.
13 items. Miscellaneous photographs of Douglas, members of his family, and his home.
Folder 111: Hopson, William Fowler, 1910Add to your cart.
1 item, 24 pages. Charles William Sherborn: An appreciation. Signed first edition. A printed memorial prepared for Sherborn's funeral. Including a memorial poem by Sheldon Cheney, 2 portraits, and cards and letters tipped in from Charles William Sherborn, his daughter Ada M. Sherbourn, his son C. Davis Sherbourn, Seven cards and letters in all.
Folder 112: Lawrence, Thomas Edward, ca. 1955Add to your cart.
9 items. The mint [reviews]. Newspaper clippings of reviews by Charles Dindlay, E.M. Forster, L.P. Hartley, Naomi Mitchison, Norman Shrapnel, Max Wylie, and unidentified reviewers.
Folder 113: Patterson, Curtis, no dateAdd to your cart.
1 item, 1 page. Winner take nothing [review]. Typescript transcription of a review of the Hemingway book which appeared in Town and Country Magazine.
Folder 114: Newspaper clippings, no dateAdd to your cart.
12 items. Miscellaneous newspaper clippings concerning Arnold Bennett on a visit to the United States, Norman Douglas, the history of the Grolier Club, and Daniel Berkeley Updike of Merrymount Press.
Folder 115: Photographs, no dateAdd to your cart.
3 items. Misc. photographs of George W. Lee, Isabella Gardner, and Rex Stout.

Browse by Series:

[Series 1: Correspondence],
[Series 2: Correspondence associated with Ija Adler's interest in bookplates, other items],
[Series 3: Literary manuscripts and typescripts],
[Series 4: Editorial matter],
[Series 5: Notebooks, journals, diaries, miscellaneous manuscripts not previously accounted for],
[Series 6: Miscellany],
[All]


Page Generated in: 0.867 seconds (using 225 queries).
Using 10.57MB of memory. (Peak of 10.8MB.)

Powered by Archon Version 3.21 rev-3
Copyright ©2017 The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign