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LOUISE MCNEILL PEASE COLLECTION
Ms84-247


Box 1:

Folder 1
Old Poetry

Folder 2
"acceptable" poems - mostly unpublished, 1960s-1980s

Folder 3
26 prose pieces - mostly short stories unpublished, 1930s-1940s; chapter of novel destroyed by author in 1983

Folder 4
modern prose, 1970s

Folder 5
poems - xeroxed

Folder 6
second grade poetry

Folder 7
"Night at the Commodore"

Folder 8
Farm Journal short stories

Folder 9
deleted chapters from Kanawha in the Old South

Folder 10
poem foreword for Gauley Mountain 1938 but not used

Folder 11
papers and reviews from WVU graduate school 1950s

Folder 12
Paradox Hill - major reviews 1972

Folder 13
Paradox Hill - Charles Carpenter's review

Folder 14
Elderberry Flood - working version

Folder 15
Elderberry Flood

Folder 16
Elderberry Flood - galleys

Folder 17
Elderberry Flood - discards, comments

Folder 18
Appalachian Heart - short version

Folder 19
Appalachian Heart - 1982 St. Martins, later Greenberg version

Folder 20
Appalachian Heart - four abandoned chapters

Folder 21
Miscellaneous articles, pamphlets. Includes West Virginia Sings, class assignment by one of Dr. Pease's students, etc.

Folder 22
Diploma, from Miami University, M. A. degree

Folder 23
Milkweed Ladies

Periodicals
Appalachian Review, Spring 1968
WV Progress, April-June 1970
Pathway, December 1970
Pathway, February 1971
Appalachia, May-June 1971
WVU Magazine, Spring 1973
Catamount, 1962 Potomac State Yearbook
Guide to Manuscripts & Archives in the West Virginia Collection
Magazine of History & Biography, #11, December 1954
Sam Houston Literary Review, December 1976
Ohioana Quarterly, volume XX, #4, Winter 1977
Ohioana Quarterly, volume XXI, #1, Spring 1978
West Virginia History, Volume XII, #4, July 1951
West Virginia History, Volume XX, #1, July 1958
West Virginia History, Volume XXXI, #4, July 1970

Box 2:

Folder 1
Correspondence, 1936-1959

Folder 2
Correspondence, 1960-1975

Folder 3
Correspondence, 1976-1979

Folder 4
Correspondence, 1980-1984

Folder 5
Correspondence, undated

Folder 6
Correspondence from 1st grade class in California, 1973

Folder 7
Research paper on Louise McNeill by Susan O'Dell Pomeroy, University of Charleston

Folder 8
Bright Lights of Kasson - collection of poems dedicated to Louise McNeill from Kasson Elementary & Middle School

Folder 9
West Virginia Daughter - 1977

Folder 10
West Virginia Daughter - guest book

Folder 11
Forest Festival

Folder 12
Vaughan-Waugh material

Folder 13
Notebook - lumber boom 1940s, c. 1900 women's styles, notes about mother

Folder 14
Contents of scrapbook - letters, 1931-1938

Folder 15
Contents of scrapbook - undated letters, clippings, etc.

Folder 16
Clippings; Honey in the Rock program

Folder 17
Clippings, many for Gauley Mountain, 1939

Folder 18
Clippings

Folder 19
Clippings

Folder 20
Newspapers

Folder 21
Newspapers, West Virginia Hillbilly, November 27, 1976

Folder 22
Xeroxes of letters

Folder 23
West Virginian of the Year, 1985


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