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Betsy Beinecke Shirley collection of American children's literature

 Collection
Call Number: GEN MSS 764

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Manuscript, "A Lecture on Kittens (including Cats)"; holograph
Manuscript, "A Lecture on Kittens (including Cats)"; holograph

Manuscript, "A Lecture on Kittens (including Cats)"; holograph, undated

 Part of Collection — Box: 2, Folder: 23
Call Number: GEN MSS 764, Series I
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Artist's dummy for The Castle Number Nine, with four extra pages of text
Artist's dummy for The Castle Number Nine, with four extra pages of text

Artist's dummy for The Castle Number Nine, with four extra pages of text, circa 1937

 Part of Collection — Box: 2, Folder: 29
Call Number: GEN MSS 764, Series I
Dates: circa 1937

Letters (29) to Evelyn Baker Schley Behr, 1906-1917, undated

 Part of Collection — Box: 5, Folder: 91
Call Number: GEN MSS 764, Series I
Dates: 1906-1917, undated

Letters and notes (4) to Lisbeth Schley Behr and Evelyn Shirley Behr, 1914, undated

 Part of Collection — Box: 5, Folder: 92
Call Number: GEN MSS 764, Series I
Dates: 1914, undated

Letters (12) to Grant B. and Elizabeth Baker Schley, with letters (7) addressed to "Cousin", 1899-1904, undated

 Part of Collection — Box: 5, Folder: 93
Call Number: GEN MSS 764, Series I
Dates: 1899-1904, undated
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Drawings (34 on 16 sheets) for The Brownies Abroad; ink and pencil on bristol board mounted on illustration board
Drawings (34 on 16 sheets) for The Brownies Abroad; ink and pencil on bristol board mounted on illustration board
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Drawings (4) for Pickings from the Portfolio of the Reporter of the New Orleans "Picayune"; pencil, ink, and wash on paper
Drawings (4) for Pickings from the Portfolio of the Reporter of the New Orleans "Picayune"; pencil, ink, and wash on paper
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Letter to Carey and Hart, regarding typography for and delay in production of the first edition of The Poets and Poetry of America
Letter to Carey and Hart, regarding typography for and delay in production of the first edition of The Poets and Poetry of America
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Letters (2) to a boy, regarding an autograph, and to W. W. Denslow acknowledging a misquotation from "Twas the Night Before Christmas"
Letters (2) to a boy, regarding an autograph, and to W. W. Denslow acknowledging a misquotation from "Twas the Night Before Christmas"
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Drawing of Bilbo Baggins and Gandalf, for "The Hobbit," by J. R. R. Tolkien; ink on paper
Drawing of Bilbo Baggins and Gandalf, for "The Hobbit," by J. R. R. Tolkien; ink on paper

Drawing of Bilbo Baggins and Gandalf, for "The Hobbit," by J. R. R. Tolkien; ink on paper, 1967

 Part of Collection — Box: 13, Folder: 302
Call Number: GEN MSS 764, Series I
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Dummy for Sam, by Ann Herbert Scott; watercolor, ink and pencil on paper, with paste-up text
Dummy for Sam, by Ann Herbert Scott; watercolor, ink and pencil on paper, with paste-up text

Dummy for Sam, by Ann Herbert Scott; watercolor, ink and pencil on paper, with paste-up text, circa 1966

 Part of Collection — Box: 14, Folder: 311
Call Number: GEN MSS 764, Series I
Dates: circa 1966

Letter to Mrs. Arthur Vorwald, regarding his life and work, 1938 Jun 21

 Part of Collection — Box: 15, Folder: 325
Call Number: GEN MSS 764, Series I
Dates: 1938 Jun 21

Indictment against English for bewitching Elizabeth Hobert of Salem, 1692

 Part of Collection — Box: 23, Folder: 411
Call Number: GEN MSS 764, Series II

Samplers, embroidery on linen, 1800, undated

 Part of Collection — Box: 23, Folder: 428
Call Number: GEN MSS 764, Series II
Dates: 1800, undated