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Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

John Kennedy Toole papers

Identifier: LaRC-740
Scope and Contents The collection primarily consists of the personal and literary papers of John Kennedy Toole, including unbound manuscripts and typescripts, correspondence, pamphlets, drawings, photographs, music, and posters. There is a considerable amount of memorabilia that his mother, Thelma Ducoing Toole, kept concerning her son, including his baby cup and his undergraduate honors thesis. John Kennedy Toole's correspondence with Robert Gottlieb, his first editor as well as letters illustrating the...
Dates: 1930-1999

John Wilds papers

Identifier: LaRC-910
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of the manuscript of John Wilds' book, Afternoon Story, a history of the New Orleans States-Item, published in 1976 by the Louisiana State University Press. The papers consist of first, second, and third drafts of his manuscript as well as notes on writing the book.

Dates: 1976; Other: Date acquired: 04/06/1979

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