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Collection Title: Lois Snelling Papers

Collection Number: DG0912

Accession Number: 04-20-66

Inclusive Dates: 1959-1966

Volume: .30 cu. ft.

Given By : Lois Snelling

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:  

Secret of the Red Gourd by Lois Snelling; Funk & Wagnalls, 1961.

Typescript

Strange Case at Willowood by Lois Snelling; Funk & Wagnalls, 1959.

Book review
Dust jackets (4)

Fan Mail

Correspondence

Biographical information

Photograph of author

Speech notes

Handwritten notes for prospective book


Accession Number: 03-05-69

Inclusive Dates: 1968-1969

Volume: .10 cu. ft.

Given By : Lois Snelling

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:  

Typescript "Return" by Lois Snelling [award-winning poem from the 1968 Alice Leigh Poetry Contest]

Newspaper clipping featuring photo and biography of Lois Snelling


Accession Number: 07-17-69

Inclusive Dates: 1968-1969

Volume: .10 cu. ft.

Given By : Lois Snelling

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Two "Awards of Honor" from the Deep South Writers and Artists Conference, Inc. [for poetry]

Newspaper article re: the award-winning poem, "Return" by Lois Snelling


Accession Number: 04-04-74

Inclusive Dates: 1973-1974

Volume: .60 cu. ft.

Given By : Lois Snelling

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Coin Harvey: Prophet of Monte Ne by Lois Snelling; S of O Press, 1973.

Carbon copy of manuscript, 94 pp.
Newspaper articles (4)

Glowing with Lois, poems by Lois Snelling, biography by Maggie Smith, art by Hazel Combs; 1974.

Book dummy featuring black & white illustrations w/pasted text, 43 pp.


Accession Number: 99-169

Inclusive Dates: 1959-1979

Volume: .60 cu. ft.

Given By : David O'Kane, nephew of Lois Snelling

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Coin Harvey: Prophet of Monte Ne by Lois Snelling; S of O Press, 1973.

Newspaper article from Arkansas Gazette re: book
Correspondence
Notes

Strange Case at Willowood by Lois Snelling; Funk & Wagnalls, 1959.

Dust jacket
Correspodence

Secret of the Red Gourd by Lois Snelling; Funk & Wagnalls, 1961.

Dust jacket
Correspondence

"Impossible Assignment" by Lois Snelling [unpublished?]

Typescript w/corrections, 4 pp.

"Versatile Verses for Various Seasons: A Collection of Rhyme, Rhythm and Reason for Young People" by Lois Snelling [unpublished?]

Typescript w/inserted clipped printed poems

Seventeen original poems (some typed, some printed cutouts) by Lois Snelling, submitted to C.R. Gibson Company in 1979.

Correspondence from C. R. Gibson Co.


Accession Number: 99-352

Inclusive Dates: 1981-1983

Volume: .10 cu. ft.

Given By : David O'Kane, nephew of Lois Snelling

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Strange Night and Other Stories by Lois Snelling, illustrated by Carron Bain Hocut; August House, 1982.

Publicity flyer, photocopy

Newspaper article re: Lois Snelling, photocopy (August 30, 1981)

Correspondence:

Handwritten letter from Lois Snelling to David O'Kane, photocopy; March 3, 1983
Letter from David O'Kane to Mary Moore, photocopy; no date


Accession Number: 2006-167

Inclusive Dates: 1981-1985

Volume: .10 cu. ft.

Given By : David O'Kane, nephew of Lois Snelling

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Correspondence:

Letter from Lois Snelling to “Sonny” [David O’Kane]; July 18, 1985
Letter from Lois Snelling to “Sonny” [David O’Kane]; Feb. 8 (year unknown)
Letter from Lois Snelling to “Sonny and Mollie” [David O’Kane & wife, Mollie], with newspaper clipping; Thanksgiving, 1981.
Letter from Lois Snelling to “Mollie” [Mollie O’Kane]; Aug. 4, 1985


Accession Number: 2006-207

Inclusive Dates: unknown

Volume: .10 cu. ft.

Given By : David O'Kane, nephew of Lois Snelling

Copyright: This collection may be protected from unauthorized copying by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code).

Form of Material:

Newspaper article about Lois Snelling, date unknown

 


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