Find a copy in the library
Finding libraries that hold this item...
Manuscripts for publication
|Named Person:||Huey Pierce Long; Huey Pierce Long; Estelle Skolfield Williams|
|Document Type:||Archival Material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
T Harry Williams
|Notes:||This manuscript group includes materials originally accessioned as Mss. 1964, 2158, 2489, and 2510.|
|Description:||40 linear ft. 76 sound cassettes. 15 v.|
Research materials, which comprise a large portion of this collection, contain notes, note cards, legal documents, and clippings pertaining to the Civil War, major Civil War figures, U. S. history, military history, and Louisiana governor and senator, Huey P. Long. Included are Civil War correspondence and diaries (most are transcripts or copies), speeches of Huey P. Long, and oral history interviews relating to Long. Audio cassette tapes are available for speeches and some interviews.
Records reflect Williams' participation in professional organizations and associations. Literary productions contain handwritten manuscripts as well as typescript, page proofs, galley proofs, and sample pages with notations of his literary works. Programs, publications, and maps comprise printed materials reflecting Williams' research and professional activities. Photographs include cartes de visite, photographs of the Huey Long era, personal photographs, and images used for book illustrations.
Fifteen scrapbooks document publicity and reviews associated with T. Harry Williams' books, speaking engagements, travels, awards, and also include congratulatory letters. Audio/visual materials contain a 16mm film of Williams and reel to reel master tapes (restricted) of audio cassette tapes in the collection.
- Long, Huey Pierce, -- 1893-1935.
- Long, Huey Pierce, -- 1893-1935 -- Assassination.
- United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Historiography.
- United States -- History -- 20th century.
- Louisiana -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
- Williams, Estelle Skolfield, -- 1909-1999.
- Pulitzer Prizes.
- Louisiana State University and Agricultural and Mechanical College.
- Organization of American Historians.
- Southern Historical Association.
- National Book Awards.