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Franklin G. Burroughs Papers, 1970-2006, n.d.

Catalog Number: M240.1


Box 1
Folder 1 "Borealis," essay contributed to On Wilderness: Voices from Maine, 2003, (typescript) with letter of acknowledgement
2 "Compression Wood," author's note concerning drafts
3 "Compression Wood," correspondence
4 "Compression Wood," draft 1
5 "Compression Wood," draft 2
6 "Compression Wood," draft 3
7 "Compression Wood," draft 4
8 "Compression Wood," draft 5
9 "Compression Wood," draft 6
10 "Compression Wood," draft 7
11 "Compression Wood," draft 8
12 "Compression Wood," final draft
13 Confluence: Merrymeeting Bay, galley proofs (photocopy), 2006
14 Confluence: Merrymeeting Bay, typescript of revised draft (does not contain "Voices of the Turtle")
15 "Conway," essay published as "Return to Rivertown" in Preservation magazine, 2000 fall (typescript)
16-17 "Dawn's Early Light," notes and early drafts
18 "Evidence of Things Unseen, The," short story, handwritten draft
19 "Evidence of Things Unseen, The," rejection letters and note by author
20 "Evidence of Things Unseen, The," revised draft
21 "Evidence of Things Unseen, The," revised draft parts
22 "Evidence of Things Unseen, The," typed draft
23 "History Lesson," poem, typed draft
24 Horry and the Waccamaw, correspondence
25 Horry and the Waccamaw, handwritten draft
26 Horry and the Waccamaw, handwritten notes and draft parts
27 Horry and the Waccamaw, handwritten notes and photographs
28 Horry and the Waccamaw, notebook
29 Horry and the Waccamaw, typed draft, p.1-45
30 Horry and the Waccamaw, typed draft, p.46-75
31 Horry and the Waccamaw, typed draft, p.1-50
32 Horry and the Waccamaw, typed draft, p.51-100
33 Horry and the Waccamaw, typed draft, p.101-150
34 Horry and the Waccamaw, typed draft, p.151-200
35 Horry and the Waccamaw, typed draft, p.201-248
36 Horry and the Waccamaw, typed draft with marginal notes by Deanne Smeltzer Urmy, pp. 1-124
37 Horry and the Waccamaw, typed draft with marginal notes by Deanne Smeltzer Urmy, pp. 125-248
38 Horry and the Waccamaw, typed final draft[?], p.1-76
39 Horry and the Waccamaw, typed final draft[?], p.77-158
40 Horry and the Waccamaw, typed final draft[?], p.159-247
41 "In a Small Pond" from Billy Watson's Croker Sack, notes and early drafts
42 "Inscription for a Faculty Senate Door"
43 Lecture [late 1980s, early 1990s] (handwritten) which became "Lost Causes and Gallantry," published in The American Scholar, 2003
44 Letter to Deanne Smeltzer Urmy ca. 1987 which became the basis of the title essay in Billy Watson's Croker Sack
45 "Milton's Historical Thought: the Backgrounds of The History of Britain and its Place in his Intellectual Development," Ph.D. thesis, Harvard, 1970 (typed manuscript)
Box 2
Folder 1 "Of Moose and a Moose-Hunter," first titled "Nimrod," early drafts and notes
2 "Of Moose and a Moose-Hunter" [here, "Nimrod"], draft 1
3 "Of Moose and a Moose-Hunter" [here, "Nimrod"], draft 2
4 "Of Moose and a Moose-Hunter" [here, "Nimrod"], draft 2 (photocopy)
5 "Of Moose and a Moose-Hunter" [here, "Nimrod"], draft 2 revised
6 "Of Moose and a Moose- Hunter" [here, "Nimrod"], draft 2 revised (photocopy)
7 "Of Moose and a Moose-Hunter," revised draft 1988 Nov, and note by author
8 "Of Moose and a Moose-Hunter," revised draft 1988 Nov (photocopy)
9 "Parables of Our Time," in Prayers for a Thousand Years: Blessings and Expressions of Hope for the New Millennium, 1999 (photocopy)
10 "Passion or Conquest," Gettysburg Review, notes and correspondence, 1996-1997
11 "Passion or Conquest," notes and early drafts
12 "Pastoral Occasion, A," correspondence, 1986-1987
13 "Pastoral Occasion, A," notes and early drafts
14 "Place of Long-Standing Intimacy, A," Habitat magazine, 1994 (1st draft)
15 "Snapping Turtle in June, A," notes and early drafts
16 "Snapping Turtle in June, A," typed draft
17 "Snapping Turtle in June, A," typed draft edited by Eavan Boland
18 "Snapping Turtle in June, A," typed revised draft
19 Talk delivered in Charleston, South Carolina in the early 1990's which evolved into "Compression Wood" (typescript)
20 unpublished, untitled story.

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Biographical Material, 2006

Catalog Number: M240.2


Box 2
Folder 21 Curriculum vitae, 2006

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