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Haight, Gordon Sherman



Gordon Sherman Haight (1901-1985), American educator and editor

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

Correspondence pertaining to the Literary History of the United States, 1944-47

 Part of Collection — Box 19: [Barcode: 39002137170289], Folder: GROUP 397, F-1
Call Number: YCAL MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Correspondence between Haight and Thomas H. Johnson, Robert E. Spiller, Carlos Baker, and Willard Tharp regarding Haight's contribution to the Literary History of the United States.

Dates: 1944-47

Jack Randall Crawford papers

Call Number: MS 153

Correspondence, diaries, an autobiography, writings, research notes, and teaching materials of Jack Randall Crawford. Also included are a small amount of papers belonging to Dorothy Gabain, Crawford's second wife. The largest part of the papers is made up of plays, fiction and literary criticism, both published and unpublished, written by Crawford. Also included are lecture notes and texts and students papers reflecting his teaching career at Yale University (1909-1946).

Dates: 1889-1951

Letter : [Roselich?], to an unidentified recipient, 1857 September 11

 Part of Collection — Box 80: [Barcode: 39002137225554], Folder: GROUP 3159, F-3
Call Number: GEN MSS MISC
Scope and Contents:

Autograph letter signed to an unidentified recipient concerning receipt of a "missive" and other matters. Accompanied by a typescript letter, signed, from Gordon S. Haight to A. Koch concerning a letter by Eliot and printed publicity.

Dates: 1857 September 11

Wallace Notestein papers

Call Number: MS 544

The papers consist of correspondence, writings, printed material, notes, speeches, and other papers of Wallace Notestein, historian, teacher, author, and Sterling Professor of English History at Yale from 1928-1947. The bulk of the papers consist of letters received by Notestein from other historians, scholars, writers, students, and publishers and relate largely to academic and professional matters, to politics, and to his personal life.

Dates: 1899-1969

Angela Mackail Thirkell collection

Call Number: GEN MSS 283

Collection contains: holograph manuscript drafts of Thirkell's novels Private Enterprise and What Did it Mean?; correspondence between Thirkell and James Tinkham Babb, Barbara Waite Davidson, Gordon and Mary Haight, and others; third-party correspondence by Lance Thirkell, Laura Roberts Collins, C. A. Lejuene, and others; clippings and printed ephemera relating to Thirkell and her work; and computer media.

Dates: 1944-2003

Rebecca West collection

Call Number: GEN MSS 239

The collection contains letters to and from West, including extensive correspondences with Emanie Sachs Arling and Doris Stevens, as well as letters from Norman Mackenzie, Sara Tugander Melville, Jonathan Mitchell, Harold F. Rubinstein, and Reginald Turner; miscellaneous writings by West; and correspondence and memorabilia of West assembled by Gordon S. Haight.

Dates: 1913-[ongoing]

Yale in World War II collection

Call Number: MS 1212
Abstract: The collection consists of printed matter, reports, correspondence, memoranda, radio scripts, memorabilia, scrapbooks and clippings documenting some of the activities at Yale University and of the individual colleges during World War II. Letters from Yale men in the services, both in the United States and abroad, to officials of the university make up a substantial part of the collection. Also included are correspondence and financial documents of the "Yale Library Project," a military...
Dates: 1938-1946