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Ronald Fair Collection

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Identifier: MS80
Overview Ronald Lyman Fair is an African-American writer known for his experimental and versatile literary forms. He is best known for his 1966 novel Hog Butcher, set in 1960s' Chicago.

Angela Jackson (1951- ) Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/193
Overview Angela Jackson (1951- ), a graduate of Northwestern University’s class of 1977, is a poet, novelist, playwright, and biographer. Her collection spans the years 1966-2018 and contains biographical materials, correspondence, manuscripts, teaching material, and publications.

Elizabeth Robins Papers

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Identifier: MS105
Overview Elizabeth Robins was born on August 6, 1862 in Louisville, Kentucky, the eldest daughter of Charles Ephraim Robins (1832-1893) and his cousin and wife, Hannah Maria Crow Robins (1836-1901). This small collection consists primarily of correspondence between members of Elizabeth Robins’ family or from her friends (1876-1938); a few family photographs; correspondence regarding a lecture series at Bedford College for Women, University of London, in 1926; some autobiographical notes; and early...

Sam Ross (1912-1998) Papers

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Identifier: 55/9
Abstract The Sam Ross Papers include four folders of correspondence, the first, second, and final drafts of Windy City, working notes for and fragment of the novel, and the second draft of another of his books, Solomon's Palace.  The Sam Ross Papers provide an inside view of the tribulations associated with the publication of a novel, and it questions promotional methods, arising from Ross's conviction that Putman & Sons was underselling Windy City. The correspondence is not extensive, and must...

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Fair, Ronald L. 1
Jackson, Angela, 1951- 1
Robins, Elizabeth, 1862-1952 1
Ross, Sam, 1912-1998 1