Guide to the Jesse Stuart Papers 1940-1978
Cage 413

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Title
Jesse Stuart Papers
ID
Cage 413
Date [inclusive]
1940-1978
Extent
1.0 box
General Physical Description note
.25 linear feet of shelf space
Language
English
Abstract
This collection includes: correspondence, principally with Margaret Hilty; clippings, scrapbooks, a photograph, and other papers relating to Jesse Hilton Stuart's writings.

Preferred Citation note

[Item Description] Jesse Stuart Papers, 1940-1978

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections Washington State University Libraries Pullman, WA

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Biographical/Historical note

The late Poet Laureate of Kentucky, Jesse Hilton Stuart published 2,000 poems, 460 short stories, and more than 60 books. [source: Jesse Stuart Foundation]

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Scope and Contents note

This collection includes: correspondence, principally with Margaret Hilty; clippings, scrapbooks, a photograph, and other papers relating to Jesse Hilton Stuart's writings.

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Arrangement note

This collection is arranged in a single series.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries 2013

http://www.libraries.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright restrictions apply.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

This collection was donated by Margaret Hilty in 1978.

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Controlled Access Headings

Subject(s)

  • Authors, American--20th century--Correspondence
  • Literature

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

Correspondence 1944-1975 

1 1

Correspondence: collection donor Margaret Hilty to Washington State University archivist 1978 August 12 

1 2

Documentation relating to Stuart's autobiography, The Threat That Runs So True. circa 1950 

1 3

Letter to Margaret Hilty. 1969 December 23 

1 4

Scrapbook material. 1953-1970 

1 5

Photograph: Jesse Stuart, Naomi Deane Stuart; Sturgill Family; Margaret Hilty and Family circa 1940-1941 

1 6