RT Unpublished Material DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 43738537 LA English T1 Papers, A1 Jackson, David Kelly., Bagby, George William,, Poe, Edgar Allan,, Whitty, J. H., YR 1842 AB Collection consists of correspondence, research notes, reviews, catalogs, bulletins, printed matter, clippings, notes and other materials relating to Jackson's interest in Edgar Allan Poe. The bulk of the material pertains to the publication of Jackson's POE LOG, and includes correspondence with Joel Myerson, Dwight Thomas, Clarence Ghodes, and Thomas O. Mabbott; and manuscripts for IN SEARCH OF ELDORADO and the final POE LOG. Some items pertain to other works by Jackson regarding the history of the SOUTHERN LITERARY MESSENGER during the years of Poe's affiliation with that publication. The collection also contains copies of two letters of Edgar Allan Poe written in the 1840's, a copy of a letter from George W. Bagby to Augustin L. Taveau, and letters from J.H. Whitty, a scholar and collector of Poe, along with letters of other individuals interested in Poe and American literature. A portion of the collection consists of class notes, exams, and essays from Jackson's undergraduate and graduate student days at Duke University.